The Empire Strikes combine the past, present and future of rock’n roll into one brilliant band hailing from Helsinki, Finland. The band´s second album ”High Tide” was released late 2017 on Bootleg Booze Records (Europe) and Savage Magic Records (North America). So far The Empire Strikes has toured in Central Europe, Spain, Italy, The Baltics, Sweden and in Finland with f. ex. The Flaming Sideburns, Marky Ramones Blitzkrieg and Phil Campbell and the Bastard Sons. In spring 2019 The Empire Strikes was featured on the new The Hellacopters Tribute album and on September 6th the band released their third album Charm (Ghost Highway Recordings).
Booking: Toni Ritonen
Production: Vilhelmiina Viitaniemi
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