Eddie Trunk’s Essential Hard Rock and Heavy Metal

By Eddie Trunk

Referred to as a number one specialist on all issues demanding rock and heavy steel, Eddie Trunk maintains to entertain enthusiasts at the radio and because the host of VH1 Classic's hit tv application That steel Show along with his ardour for tune. In his debut booklet, Eddie discusses his such a lot crucial bands, his exact own studies with them, his favourite "Stump the Trunk" anecdotes and minutiae, in addition to his favourite playlists. no matter if you are a vintage Metallica or Megadeth metalhead or desire the hair steel of old-school Bon Jovi or Poison, Eddie Trunk's demanding Rock and Heavy Metal salutes all who're able to rock!

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