Philip Trapp is a writer and music journalist who joined Loudwire in February 2019. In addition to covering rock and metal for Loudwire, he also contributes to related outlets such as PopCrush, ScreenCrush and Taste of Country. Philip has reported on music and other entertainment since 2016. He previously wrote for Alternative Press, HM Magazine, Music Times, Classicalite and others. Along the way, he's defended Limp Bizkit on Sirius XM, gotten caught in a downpour with the band Hundredth and once made Kenny G wait on hold.
Kid Rock Announces ‘No Snowflakes’ 2023 Tour
See the dates.
Fans React to Linkin Park’s ‘Lost’ Featuring Chester Bennington’s Vocals
See what rock and metal listeners had to say.
Taylor Hawkins’ Son Shane Wins Performance of the Year Drum Award
Congrats to the young rocker.
Why Justin Hawkins Grabbed Mic From Brian Johnson at Taylor Hawkins Tribute
The Darkness singer explained the situation.
Brian May Tearful After Queen Performance With Freddie Mercury Hologram
See footage of the touching moment.
Ozzy Osbourne Shares ‘I Love You All’ Song Before Undergoing Surgery
The rocker had a crucial operation scheduled Monday.
Rockers React to the Death of ‘Bat Out of Hell’ Singer Meat Loaf
See the many remembrances of the entertainer.
Eric Clapton Successfully Sues Widow Who Tried to Sell Bootleg CD by Guitarist
The guitarist's seeming quest to alienate fans continues.