John Holmberg Biography

John Holmberg is a renowned American radio host who presents the program “Holmberg’s Morning Sickness” on 97.9 KUPD, a Hubbard Broadcasting-owned FM rock radio station.

Early Life

John Holmberg, born on July 26, 1972, completed his education at Dobson High School in Mesa, Arizona. There is no other detail, including Holmberg’s parent’s name, sibling’s name, the number of siblings he had, and so on. He also gave no details or life stories about his school life.

John Holmberg Career

Before joining KUPD, Holmberg was an afternoon DJ at another radio station, KZON 101.5. He moved to KUPD in 2001 to start Holmberg’s Morning Sickness show. KUPD organized a Red, White, and UFest concert to mark the show’s tenth anniversary in 2011. Also, the Phoenix New Times named Holmberg’s Morning Sickness the Best Morning Radio Show in 2011.

Holmberg, in collaboration with KUPD and its audience, contributed to collecting more than $13,000 for the Arizona Humane Society, aimed at supporting homeless animals. Along with KUPD, John partnered with Fulton Homes in the Pick of the Litter Campaign, seeking a forever home for shelter dogs. The first Heat Stroke Open charity golf tournament benefiting the Arizona Humane Society was hosted by Holmberg and KUPD in 2014.

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Furthermore, KUPD and Four Peaks Brewing Co. produced a unique craft beer called Holmberg Bound, with the proceeds going toward the Arizona Humane Society. The podcast “Holmberg’s Morning Sickness” has achieved a worldwide chart ranking of #612 and is also available for listening. John, accompanied by Brady Bogen, Bret Vesely, and Dick Toledo, endeavors to captivate and unsettle the maximum number of listeners. Don’t miss the weekday 5:30 am to 10 am broadcast on 98KUPD.

Social Media

He has been featured on the Wikipedia page. However, he can also be found on Instagram under the username “hms_98_official,” which is the official page for the radio work he used to do. Additionally, he has been recognized on the page.

John Holmberg Biography

Real Name John Holmberg
Birth Date 26 July 1972 
Age (as of 2023) 50 Years
Birth Place United States
Profession Radio Personality, Host
College Dobson High School
Qualification Graduate

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 9” – in Centimeters – 175 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 89 kg  –  in Pounds –  196 lbs
Hair Color Bald
Eye Color Brown



Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Who is his wife? Not Known
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Personal Life

It is unknown whether John Holmberg is married or not, despite being 50 years old and having a long career in radio. He has managed to keep his personal information private, and it is unclear if he has a spouse, children, or any history of romantic relationships or adoption.

John Holmberg Net Worth

John Holmberg is surely earning well because of his enthusiasm, evergreen personality, vibrant nature, and ability to perform on radio, shows, and concerts. He has also contributed to humanitarian work (as stated above in his career details). We are sure he belongs to a well-structured, financially strong, and happy living family. He has been involved and dedicated to radio shows for 20 to 25 years. We assume his net worth is somewhere around $2-3 million.


  • Holmberg commemorated his program’s 10th anniversary (in 2011) by organizing a musical event called Red, White, and UFest.
  • The concert showcased several popular bands such as Anthrax, Five Finger Death Punch, Danko Jones, My Darkest Day, and many others.

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