The Web's Entertainment Center to Host a Live Video Chat With Evander Holyfield

TWEC.COM will also host a live chat with up-and-coming singing sensations S Club 7!

ALBANY, N.Y., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ — TWEC.COM (http://www.twec.com), the e-commerce site of leading entertainment products retailer Trans World Entertainment Corporation (Nasdaq National Market: TWMC), announced today its events for the week of January 24. The RadioWoodstock On Stage series continues this week with a broadcast of a taped concert starring Luscious Jackson. Musicians who are scheduled to chat with The Web’s Entertainment Center this week include The Lox, The Madd Rapper, Evander Holyfield, Glenn Danzig and S Club 7. Details for each event are as follows:

MONDAY 1/24

— The RadioWoodstock On Stage series continues this week with an audio broadcast starring Luscious Jackson. The ladies of Luscious Jackson, named after 1960s basketball star Lucious Jackson, were the first band signed to the Grand Royal record label, run by the Beastie Boys. The concert airs at the following times: Monday 1/24 at 4:00 PM EST, Wednesday 1/26 at 11:00 AM EST, Saturday 1/29 at 3:00 AM EST and Sunday 1/30 at 7:00 PM EST.

At 9:00 PM EST, TWEC.COM will host a live chat with talented rappers the Lox! The Lox is a New York-based rap trio who got their success by working their way through the ranks of Bad Boy Entertainment, and by writing and rapping for artists including Puff Daddy, The Notorious B.I.G and Mariah Carey. They released their debut album, entitled Money, Power and Respect, in 1998, and their sophomore effort, We Are the Streets, is set for release on Tuesday 1/25.

— Following the chat with The Lox, stick around as The Web’s Entertainment Center hosts a live chat with the Madd Rapper. Combining hardcore hip-hop with raw R&B, the Madd Rapper has an uncanny ability to take his listeners through a rollercoaster of emotions as they listen to his music. From shock to laughter, the Madd Rapper encompasses a myriad of emotions while staying true to his life experiences. The chat with this hot new rapper begins at 10:00 PM EST.

TUESDAY 1/25

On Tuesday January 25, The Web’s Entertainment Center will host a live chat with boxing great Evander Holyfield. As an added bonus, the will be broadcast live in video! Evander is known as one of the heavyweight title matched only by Muhammad Ali. What may be a lesser- known fact is that Evander has recently started his own record label, Real Deal Records, featuring talented artists who spread positive messages through their music. During the chat, ten lucky registered chatters will win an entire wardrobe of Evander’s Warrior Wear. The chat with Evander Holyfield begins at 8:00 PM EST.

THURSDAY 1/27

— At 8:00 PM EST on Thursday, join The Web’s Entertainment Center for a chat with Glenn Danzig of heavy metal band Danzig. Danzig released their debut album and in 1988. That album and its follow-up, 1990’s Lucifuge, perfectly combined punk, doom, gothic, new ways and Satanic metal with a California twist. The band’s latest album, Danzig 6:66 Satan’s Child was released on November 2 and quickly found itself at the top of the nationwide Metal charts.

FRIDAY 1/28

On Friday at 10:00 PM EST, TWEC.COM is excited to host a live chat S Club 7. These teens from Britain got their start through a hit television series on BBC in the UK. It wasn’t long before the phenomenon spread to the United States, and S Club 7 now has the Number One television show on the Fox Family Channel! On top of that, S Club 7’s eponymous debut album hits stores on Monday 1/25.

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, x7240; or Media Relations – Charlotte Ostor of The MWW Group, 201-507-9500, or , for Trans World Entertainment Corporation/