Philip Trapp is a writer and journalist who joined Loudwire in February 2019. In addition to covering music and culture 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 he once made Kenny G wait on hold.
Herbie Herbert, Manager for Journey and Santana, Dead at 73
He helped found Journey in the early 1970s.
KISS’ Gene Simmons Says He Makes Money at an Olympic Level Now
Take it from Mr. Moneybags himself.
Bernie Sanders Emphasizes Local Music’s Impact, Even if It’s a ‘Small Band’
The presidential candidate champions the arts.
Queen Guitarist Brian May Battled Seasonal Depression Over the Holidays
The musician gives a brave look at his psyche.
David Lee Roth to Support KISS on Final North American Tour Leg [Update]
Diamond Dave will be joining the 'End of the Road' trek.
Guns N’ Roses End ‘Not In This Lifetime’ Tour With $584 Million From 5 Million Tickets
If you got the money, honey, they got your disease.
Mick Mars Once Promised Free Motley Crue Tickets if the Band Ever Toured Again
Watch his 2014 comments on 'That Metal Show.'
Foreigner’s Lou Gramm Hospitalized With Severe Respiratory Infection
He was set to appear at the 'Double Vision: Then & Now' shows.
The Who’s Pete Townshend: The Guitar’s Possibilities Have Been ‘Literally Exhausted’
Is there anywhere left for players to go?
Freddie Mercury Gets ‘Never Boring’ Solo Box Set + New Music Video
See the artwork, track list and watch the clip.
‘Breaking Bad’ Movie Confirmed by Bob Odenkirk: ‘How Is That a Secret?’
The man fans know as Saul breaks it down.