Let's hang the messenger.
Things had been extremely quiet this year for the band itself, not playing too much since 2010.
(er... I'm talking music here)
The article names both of them, as if or so that's one more thing they did together.
The band decided to play their winter dates.
Guess that'll give them clues as to carry on or not, and see how Steve and Lee cope with it (which ain't the easiest thing to do).
Well, given they're no longer teenagers, they must know they'll feel sick for a couple of years. That won't heal, but well. Guess they've already focused on their daughter to apease her as much as they can.