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 PopCrush, ScreenCrush, Taste of Country and more. Philip has reported on music and other entertainment since 2016. He previously wrote for Alternative Press, HM Magazine, Music Times, Classicalite, The Inquisitr 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.
Taylor Hawkins’ Son Shane Wins Performance of the Year Drum Award
Congrats to the young rocker.
Ozzy Osbourne Cancels 2023 Tour, Says His Touring Days ‘Have Ended’
See his statement.
Everything We Know About Metallica’s ’72 Seasons’ So Far
Are you ready for the new album?
The Note Tommy Lee Wrote to Pamela Anderson After ‘Pam & Tommy’ Aired
Anderson still refuses to watch the miniseries.
Take a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Class From Tool’s Maynard James Keenan
Learn from the master.
Actress Aubrey Plaza Wears Megadeth T-Shirt on ‘SNL’ + Elsewhere
Did you catch it on TV?
Metal Couple Exchange Guitars Instead of Rings at Their Wedding
Now that's a metal wedding!
Kid Listening to Metallica Just Wants Mom to Leave Her Alone
Just casually rockin' out to 'Master of Puppets.'
Limp Bizkit Covering Metallica’s ‘Master of Puppets’ Is a Lot Better Than You’d Think
That's right, partner.
Axl Rose Pays Tribute to ‘My Friend’ Lisa Marie Presley
The rocker went deep remembering the singer and Elvis scion.
Stryper’s Michael Sweet Says God ‘Doesn’t Control Us Like Robots’
The Christian rocker shared his outlook.
‘Stranger Things’ Metalhead Eddie Munson Based on West Memphis Three’s Damien Echols
He was also accused due to his appearance.
66 Bands That Only Have One Original Member Left
Can you believe there are this many?