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.

Don Henley Plans Birthday Show, U.S. Dates

While we wait to find out whether the Eagles are really reuniting for a pair of festival dates, the co-founder has added several new U.S. gigs.

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Record Store Day 2017 Rumors + Confirmed Titles

It’s the era of the leak, and we’ve obtained a list of likely exclusive and limited-edition releases including titles from Cheap Trick, Santana, Harry Nilsson and Stevie Ray Vaughan

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Roger Waters Releases New Studio Footage From Next Album

The Pink Floyd co-founder has perfected the art of the tease, offering breadcrumbs about his new album. We have a title, release date and two brief clips

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The Who Schedule US Dates For July

The band will play a handful of warmup dates prior to their summer residency in Vegas at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace that begins at the end of July

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Bob Dylan Sets North American Summer Tour

The Bard is doing a European tour this spring. He’s announced US and Canadian dates beginning in mid-June and continuing through July, so far

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Spirit Appeals Led Zeppelin Court Victory

Last year a jury determined that Led Zeppelin did not steal “Stairway to Heaven” from the U.S. band Spirit. Now the case may be heading back to court.

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Buckingham, McVie: LP Due in Summer; Mac Farewell in ’18

Fleetwood Mac fans eager for a follow-up to 2003’s Say You Will will have to make due with the news of the unlikely pairing of two members (with appearances by two others)

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Updated: Rock Stars Celebrate Chuck Berry

Here are some of the best of the best from fellow songwriters, guitarists and other artists who were inspired by his greatness

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Frank Zappa: 24 Rare Titles to Be Released

Fans of the late genius, get ready: No fewer than two dozen vault titles are on the way, some available for streaming and download for the first time.

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Sheryl Crow Sets Album, Tour and Hints of More

The singer-songwriter used the occasion of a Los Angeles club performance to formally reveal her new album and tour. She also let slip that she’ll be performing with Bob Dylan and Neil Young on Willie Nelson’s Outlaw tour

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