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.

Watch: Guns N’ Roses Rock Detroit on Opening Night

Gn’R proved that it was worth all the years of waiting as they set the Motor City’s Ford Field ‘ablaze’ in the opening show of their 2016 reunion tour.

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Watch: Meat Loaf Returns to Concert Stage

Less than a week after collapsing on June 16 in Edmonton, the Bat Out Of Hell performer returned to the stage. Plus news about his upcoming album

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Stairway to Heaven Verdict Reaction

Page + Plant released a statement. The plaintiff called it a classic case of David vs Goliath. The topic trended all day on social media where one tweet was an instant classic

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Queensrÿche Announces Fall U.S. Tour

The progressive metal band continue their busy tour schedule behind 2015’s Condition Human album for new dates with Armored Saint + Midnight Eternal

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U2 Studio Album Coming, The Edge Reveals

Their last studio album – 2014’s Songs of Innocence – was free but got backlash as an “intrusion.” Now, following a triumphant tour, a new LP is on its way

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New Rich Robinson Album; Multiple Tours

The former Black Crowes guitarist will be releasing his fourth solo album, ‘Flux,’ and spending months on the road on two tours.

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Longtime ZZ Top Manager Bill Ham Dead

The veteran was involved in all aspects of the band’s career. “Son, I’m gonna make you a star.” He later discovered Clint Black

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Zep Trial Day 5: Plant + Page Jam

The final day of testimony at the ‘Stairway to Heaven’ trial saw Robert Plant take the stand and more from Jimmy Page. The jury is deliberating the case

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HBO’s ‘Vinyl’ Canceled

“Vinyl,” about the music biz in the 1970s, is from the creator of “Boardwalk Empire.” It counts Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger among its Executive Producers

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Steven Tyler Reveals Aerosmith Farewell Tour on Stern

The band’s frontman casually dropped a bombshell on The Howard Stern Show. “We’re doing a farewell tour… because it’s time.” Have a listen…

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