Greg Kot Biography
Greg Kot is an American author and music journalist. Greg worked as a rock music critic at the Chicago Tribune from 1990 until 2020. While there, Greg reported on popular music and covered political, music-related social as well as business affairs. Furthermore, he co-hosts the radio program Sound Opinions, which describes itself as “the world’s only rock ‘n’ roll talk show”.
Greg Kot Age
Greg Kot was born on 3rd March 1957, in Syracuse, New York, United States of America. He is 65 years old.
Greg Kot Height
Greg is a man of standard stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (Approx. 1. 75 m).
Greg Kot Family
Greg Kot was born and brought up in Syracuse, New York, United States. Nevertheless, Greg has not brought to light any information in regard to his parents and siblings if he has any.
Greg Kot Education
Greg graduated from Marquette University. He debuted his career in June 1978 at the Quad-City Times in Davenport, Iowa, and later attended the Chicago Tribune in the year 1980.
Greg Kot Wife
He is a proud husband of his charming wife Deb. The duo celebrated their wedding in the 1990s and they are blessed with beautiful daughters whose identity is not known.
Greg Kot Salary
Greg Kot Net Worth
Greg Kot has stockpiled a decent fortune over the years and has an approximated net worth ranging between $1 million to $5 million.
Greg Kot Career
After college, he kicked off his career in June 1978 at the Quad-City Times in Davenport, Iowa. He later moved to the Chicago Tribune in 1980. While there, he became the paper’s rock music critic in 1990 and worked until taking a buyout in early 2020 from the Tribune. Greg’s latest covers frequently focus on business, music, and politics.
Since 1993, he works as the co-host of the radio program Sound Opinions, which describes itself as “the world’s only rock ‘n’ roll talk show”. It’s nationally syndicated through WBEZ, and Chicago Public Radio, and also exists as a weekly podcast. He also co-authored The Beatles vs. The Rolling Stones with his Sound Opinions co-host Jim DeRogatis
He works in Chicago, Illinois as the editorial director for The Coda Collection which gives the stories of the most iconic moments in music with exclusive video content, fresh perspectives, and unique editorial.