Restless Heart have been celebrating their 30th anniversary this year, and the veteran group recently crossed off an item on their career bucket list, by releasing their first-ever Christmas album, A Restless Heart Christmas. Lead singer Larry Stewart told Billboard that releasing the album definitely qualifies as a highlight.
Kiss is letting bygones be bygones with the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. After years of some charged rhetoric from the band members over Kiss' exclusion, Paul Stanley tells Billboard that news the group will be inducted as part of the class of 2014 is "terrific" and indicates "a changing of the guard and a different point of view" in the institution.
For the first time in a decade, the Ataris will tour with the lineup that brought them mainstream notoriety, playing their breakthrough album "So Long Astoria" in its entirety. Beginning Feb. 28, frontman Kristopher Roe will embark on a 25-date tour with guitarist John Collura, bassist Mike Davenport, and drummer Chris Knapp.