The first test issue of Traps debuted September 8, 2006 and featured Max Roach on the cover. Traps - "The Art of Drumming" was published by Enter Music Publishing, publishers of diverse drum/percussion magazines worldwide. Traps had three issues in 2007, four in 2008 and one in 2009.

2007 Autumn

Issue 3

Family Tree of Frank Zappa drummers
By Phil Hood & Tim Orr, pp 110-111

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2008 Autumn

Issue 7

Making Of A Complex Man
By Jared Cobb, pp 26-42

   Ed Mann: Learning From The Master
   By John Ephland, p 35
   Patrick O'Hearn: Fun With The Bozzio Show
   By John Ephland, p 38
   Chad Wackerman: Double The Trouble On Traps
   By John Ephland, p 41