Pride & Joy records are to re-issue the albums from Empire who were the brain child of German guitarist Rolf Munkes. The band released 4 albums between 2001 and 2007. Their 2nd album, Trading Souls, is re-issued on 26 May 2017.
Rock Candy have launched their latest venture – a magazine, with Derek Oliver at the helm. More info at http://www.rockcandymag.com. Malcolm Dome is also onboard, so plenty of experience being brought to the project.