Trope is an alternative rock band with progressive elements featuring vocalist Diana Studenberg. The band formed in 2016 and spent the next couple of years writing and recording demos which became their upcoming debut album "Eleutheromania". They garnered the attention of the music industry including Mike Fraser (ACDC, Metallica) who agreed to engineer the album. David Bottrill (Tool, Peter Gabriel) also expressed interest and agreed to creatively consult and mix the album, and Ted Jensen (Alice In Chains, Pantera, Stone Temple Pilots) joined the team as mastering engineer.
Trope have played the main stages at Summerfest for two-consecutive years and were invited on an 18-date European tour with Kings X, and to open for The Cult in Reno, Nevada. They've played world-renowned venues including the Viper Room, The Whisky and the Hollywood Improv and were featured as one of HEAVY Mags' Top 40 Female Rock Acts in their Ladies of Rock Edition in 2019 alongside Lzzy Hale, Lacuna Coil, Jinjer, The Runaways and more. Trope were added to the Spotify Rock Hard Editorial spotify playlist with over 750k listeners, Featured in Prog Magazine, Louder Sound, Metal Hammer Germany, Loudwire (Best songs of April Staff Picks), added to the Loudwire Spotify Playlist and Performed at NAMM 2020 for Sennheiser. They also have international terrestrial radio play including climbing to #4 on the Bulgarian Rock Radio Chart.
They are currently managed by World Entertainment Inc who manage Kings X, Dave Lombardo, Morbid Angel and others and officially endorse Sennheiser, GHS Strings and Warm Audio.