About Tom Trapp aka the Song Butcher
Born in North Long Beach California and raised in low income middle class neighborhood in east Los Angeles.
"As a child I ate snails, was stung by a bee, bit by a gofer, bit by a black widow, knocked my teeth out bouncing on asphalt and played a broom stick through my bedroom window to the Monkeys "day dream believer" for my little friends. Then all this....
"Once in 10th grade I skipped school ... read more
Independent unsigned songwriter from Plano, Texas. Has 5 digital. Albums released since 2012. Originally from Los Angeles/ San Diego has worked with Jon St. James (Casbah and formula one studios) early 1980s. Production assistant at Metromedia KMET late 80’s. Radio personality at KWSL (country) and KGLI (adult contempory) 80’s and early 90’s. Created Head/Trap music with San Diego guitarist and owner of Cabeza records, Micheal Head mid 90’s before relocating to North Texas in 1995. From his 12 acre ranch in Sanger 1998 released first Cd in 20 years (First Abandoned City) with title track released on the San Diego Head/Trap compilation CD (what happened at Lake Ariana) The Big White Light, a project with Mike Head released several singles an two full length records first was Rosegarden and The Big White Light. After a brief subadical in mid 2005 due to illness started The Song Butcher project. His current project. All albums to date are digitally available at the songbutcher.bandcamp.com. I Tunes, Spotify and new releases and demos can be found in rotation at numberonemusic.com