The Web's Entertainment Center to Host a Live Chat with Uriah Heep! This Week's Events Also Include an Audio Broadcast Starring God Street Wine

ALBANY, N.Y., Dec. 30 /PRNewswire/ — TWEC.COM (http://www.twec.com), the e-commerce site of leading entertainment products retailer Trans World Entertainment Corporation (Nasdaq: TWMC), announced today that it will be holding a live chat on Wednesday January 5 with progressive British metal band Uriah Heep. In addition, the RadioWoodstock On Stage series continues this week with an audio broadcast starring God Street Wine.

MONDAY 1/3

The RadioWoodstock On Stage series continues this week with an audio broadcast starring God Street Wine. The band blends funk, reggae,
folk-rock, post-punk-pop rock and blues-rock into a unique and original
sound, though they are especially known for their stellar live
performances. God Street Wine recently played their final show, so if
you missed the opportunity to hear this talented band in action, or
even if you have, you won’t want to miss this audio broadcast of a God
Street Wine concert. The concert airs at the following times:
Monday 1/3 at 4:00 PM EST, Wednesday 1/5 at 11:00 AM EST, Saturday 1/8
at 3:00 AM EST and Sunday 1/9 at 7:00 PM EST.

WEDNESDAY 1/5

At 9:00 PM EST on Wednesday, join TWEC.COM for a live chat with
progressive heavy metal band Uriah Heep. Formed in England in the late
1960s by vocalist David Byron and guitarist Mick Box, Uriah Heep has
experienced a revolving door of members throughout their 30-year
history. The current members of Uriah Heep have played together since
the mid-80s, and they recently released their 20th studio album, Sonic
Oragami. The chat with the band, widely regarded as one of the most
popular hard rock groups of the 1970s, 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 44 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 Trans World Entertainment Corporation

CONTACT: Jim Litwak, EVP of Merchandising and Marketing of Trans World Entertainment Corporation, 518-452-1248 ext. 7240; or Media Relations -Charlotte Ostor, 201-507-9500, or , or Investor Relations – Leon Berman, 212-704-9727, or , both of The MWW Group/