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.

ELO Single Out; Album Follows 11/13, Tour In ’16 – Update

Jeff Lynne’s ELO has just released a first single, “When I Was A Boy,” from the forthcoming album, Alone In The Universe. Confirms 2016 tour…

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Pearl Jam Rocks Colbert To Plug ‘Citizen’ Event – Update

Pearl Jam performed two songs, including Neil Young’s “Rockin’ In The Free World,” on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert

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Costello to Issue Soundtrack to Book on 10/9

The 36-track “soundtrack” album to Elvis Costello’s memoir features songs chosen by the artist/author that connect with the stories & themes in the book

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Sotheby’s Auctions Beatles, Dylan & Clapton Items on 9/29

On 9/29 you can bid to own the only signed Beatles contract with manager Brian Epstein, a Clapton guitar & Dylan lyrics and lots more

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Don Henley Targets Trump In ‘Late Show’ Song

Don Henley used an appearance on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert to skewer Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in a song called “Too Much Pride” from his new album

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Who Postpone Rest of 2015 Tour

Roger Dalrey’s virus that caused postponement of the first four Who shows on the second North American leg of The Who Hits 50! now moves all dates to 2016.

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Stones to Roll Into Studio for New LP

Keith Richards says it’s definite that a new album by The Rolling Stones will happen sometime soon. As to when they’ll record or put it out, stay tuned….

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Roger Waters Talks Floyd & ‘Wall’ Film Event

Rogers Waters talks to CBS This Morning about The Wall movie, coming to theaters worldwide for one day, September 29th

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Bryan Adams Rocks On New Single (Update)

Bryan Adams returns with a brand new rocker from his just-released album Get Up and an extensive 2016 tour

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Duran Duran Is Everywhere (Update)

Duran Duran, who ruled MTV and radio in the ’80s, have returned with a new LP, Paper Gods, and a slew of national TV appearances

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