The Wire - Breaking News

Want to stay up to date with the latest in rock music? Our Breaking News column brings you all you need and want to know about what’s happening.

Leonard Cohen Exhibit Coming to Montreal

Artists, musicians and creators from many disciplines will be part of an homage to the work and inspiration of the Canadian poet and singer-songwriter.

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Goo Goo Dolls Unveil New Album & Tour Dates

The band’s 11th album, ‘Boxes,’ pushes their sound forward. Hear it and their hits live on their summer trek across North America.

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Paul McCartney Joins Pirates of the Caribbean Cast

Now two all-time classic rock legends are part of the blockbuster franchise. Sir Paul has been cast in the latest installment, Dead Men Tell No Tales

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The Rolling Stones Historic Cuba Concert

The World’s Greatest Rock’n’Roll Band – whose music had long been banned on the island – played a free concert in Havana Friday night

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Talking Heads Reuniting?

It’s just a few rumors on the Internet at this point. But they say that Talking Heads is recording a new album and will tour next year.

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Surgery May Bring Ginger Baker Back to Drum Kit

The superstar classic rock drummer was told to stop playing by doctor’s orders. But now two heart operations may bring him back in the game.

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Guns N’ Roses Tease 21-City Tour

Today’s GnR/Axl Rose news: A tour this summer to follow the six reunion shows already booked.

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Eagles of Death Metal Announce New Tour Dates

The band that was playing during the November 13 Paris terror attack on the Bataclan nightclub embarks on a world tour, including a return to Paris.

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Garry Shandling Dead, 1949 – 2016

The actor-comedian and star of the long-running The Larry Sanders Show has died at 66.

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Scorpions Reschedule German Tour Dates

Doctors ordered Klaus Meine not to sing until his throat heals. The band will make up the missed concerts later in their tour; their US tour is still on

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