Stone Temple Pilots to Chat Live at TWEC.COM

ALBANY, N.Y., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ — TWEC.COM (http://www.twec.com), the
e-commerce site of leading entertainment products retailer Trans World
Entertainment Corporation (Nasdaq: TWMC), today announced its lineup of events
for the week of 10/30. The Web’s Entertainment Center will host a live chat
with rock band Stone Temple Pilots. The Fall Flava live chat series,
broadcast in conjunction with SOHH.com, continues this week with a live video
chat with The Outsidaz. The RadioWoodstock On Stage series continues with a
taped audio concert featuring Bruce Cockburn. Details for each event follow:

MONDAY 10/30

  • The RadioWoodstock On Stage series continues with an audio broadcast
    starring Bruce Cockburn. The singer/songwriter has received critical
    acclaim both in the United States and in his native Canada. The
    concert airs on Monday 10/30 at 4:00 PM EST, Wednesday 11/1 at 11:00 AM
    EST, Saturday 11/4 at 3:00 AM EST and Sunday 11/5 at 7:00 PM EST.

  • At 8:00 PM EST, join TWEC.COM for a live chat with Stone Temple Pilots.
    The band first gained mainstream recognition with 1992’s “Core,” and
    have been at the forefront of music ever since. Their latest album,
    “4,” was released in September of 1999 and has been praised by fans and
    critics alike. The chat with Scott Weiland and the band will be
    broadcast live in Real Audio, and begins at 8:00 PM EST.

  • The TWEC.COM Fall Flava series, broadcast in conjunction with SOHH.com,
    continues with a live audio chat with The Outsidaz. The chat with the
    hardcore rappers will air in live video, and begins at 9:00 PM EST.

About Trans World Entertainment

Trans World Entertainment is the leading music retailer in the United
States. The Company operates retail stores in 45 states, the District of
Columbia and Puerto Rico, as well as an e-commerce site, http://www.twec.com.
Mall locations include Camelot Music, Record Town, The Wall and F.Y.E.
Freestanding locations include Coconuts Music and Movies, Strawberries Music,
Spec’s and Planet Music.

About The Web’s Entertainment Center (TWEC.COM)

TWEC.COM is the online hub for Trans World Entertainment’s retail stores.
With worldwide distribution spanning 16 countries in addition to the United
States, the site features all of the music CDs and cassettes, video games, DVD
and VHS (PAL and NTSC) home videos that are available at its retail stores,
and more. TWEC.COM is home to Trans World’s “On Stage” series, featuring live
concerts, online chats, in-store artist appearance schedules, in-studio
performances and entertainment media that is on-demand.

SOURCE TWEC.COM

CONTACT:
Michael Madden
President-COO
Trans World Entertainment
Corporation
518-452-1248, ext. 7077
or
Media Relations –
Susan Boyle