The titles says it all! Well, most of it. Workbench was founded in 2006, and trucked along for a while. It has been a netlabel, and also a label releasing physical objects, and then, for the last few years, it has just been sleeping.
What prompted the site's relaunch is the immanent release of two new albums: Philip Lynch's long-awaited debut album At the Start / At Long Last, and James Beaudreau's new album Stillpoint.