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.
Pandora Launches New Rock Stations for Artists with 1 Billion Streams
Linkin Park, Metallica, FFDP and more.
Look Inside David Bowie’s $16.8 Million New York Apartment
The lavish pad is no oddity.
Amazon Wants to Send You Random Classic Rock Vinyl Albums for $25 a Month
Want a '60s or '70s rock LP at your doorstep every 4 weeks?
Late Rush Drummer Neil Peart’s Vintage Sports Cars Go to Auction
He called his rides his 'Silver Surfers.'
Bass Guitar Made Out of 2,000 Lego Bricks Actually Plays
It really slaps.
‘Ring of Fire’ Solar Eclipse Lets Some See a ‘Devil Horns’ Sunrise
Hail the sun, indeed.
Eddie Van Halen Plays ‘Amsterdam’ Riff Years Before Release in Rare Video
See a rare scene of the rocker at his 5150 Studios.
He Claimed He Made a Guitar Out of His Uncle’s Skeleton, But Was It a Hoax?
We talked to Prince Midnight to try and find out.
Weezer’s ‘Hash Pipe’ Was Almost an Ozzy Osbourne Song Instead
Imagine Ozzy singing about players liking his behind.