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.

Dhani Harrison Releases Video; Tour Starts Soon

The son of George and Olivia Harrison will embark on his first U.S. headlining tour in support of his debut solo album, IN///PARALLEL

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Rush ‘A Farewell to Kings’ Deluxe Reissues Due

The December releases celebrate Rush’s fifth studio album, originally released in 1977, which played a major role in establishing them internationally.

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Record Store Day Black Friday 2017 Releases

100+ titles are being issued for the event to support indie record stores. Classic rockers include Queen, the Doors, Greg Lake, Cat Stevens and dozens more

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Eric Clapton Stratocaster Guitar Offered for Sale

The list of legendary performances that Slowhand used this “Blackie” is awe-inspiring. It can be yours for the right price

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John Fogerty Solo Reissues, New LP Coming

The new agreement with BMG begins with the 20th anniversary reissue of Blue Moon Swamp. The announcement notes that he’s in the studio recording a new LP

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Bruce Springsteen on Broadway: Even More Shows?

Is The Boss going to play Broadway indefinitely? It’s starting to look that way. A report says that he will extend the hit solo show into June.

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Eagles ‘Evening of’ in Greensboro, NC: Recap

The new lineup of Henley, Walsh and Schmit–plus Deacon Frey and Vince Gill–played the first of their October 2017 dates

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Loudwire Music Awards Set for Oct. 24

Special recognition will be given to Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi, Judas Priest’s Rob Halford and Van Halen’s Sammy Hagar. We have ticket info.

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ZZ Top End Tonnage Tour Due to Dusty Hill Ailment

The group’s nearly non-stop tour schedule has come to an abrupt halt due to the ill health of their bass guitarist. They promise to return in 2018

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Janis Joplin’s Greatest Hits Gets Vinyl Reissue

The collection is being released on vinyl for the first time in 27 years. Its 2017 Record Store Day Black Friday edition will be on colored vinyl

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