Several members in the classic lineup of White Heart are reuniting for a brand new tour and EP recording. In a Facebook post from June 5th, the band writes, “Coming this October…Rick Florian, Gordon Kennedy, Mark Gersmehl, Billy Smiley, Jon Knox & Anthony Sallee in a special limited night WHITE HEART Reunion Tour.” However, more recently plans were changed. On July 16th their Facebook page was updated with the following. “Due to a large number of requests for “NEW” music the band decided that they will be going back into the studio to produce a new EP that will be part of the new tour along with all your favorite songs from the past. In order to have the time to finish this new project, the White Heart Reunion Tour will be move to the Spring of 2014. And another piece of great news is that the guys have decided to double the number of dates.” You can keep up to date with this exciting news from White Heart on their very active “official” Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/TheWhiteHeartBand
Legendary Christian recording artist Carman recently shocked his audience with a Facebook announcement that he was suffering from multiple myeloma, a cancer of the blood that affects the bone marrow, and had only 3 to 5 years to live. On June 3rd he appeared on the 700 club to discuss his journey with cancer, as well as the Kickstarter program that ultimately came out of his tragic diagnosis.