TWEC.COM Announces Exciting Lineup For The Week Of 10/25/99 – 10/31/99

The Web’s Entertainment Center will Hold Chats with Amazing Bands Including B*Witched, Bush, Machine Head and more!

ALBANY, N.Y., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ — TWEC.COM (http://www.twec.com), the
e-commerce site of leading entertainment products retailer Trans World
Entertainment Corporation (Nasdaq: TWMC) announced today its lineup of events
for the week of October 25.
This week, TWEC.COM will air a taped concert
starring the Crash Test Dummies, recorded live at the Bearsville Theatre in
Woodstock, N.Y.
Bands that are scheduled to chat with The Web’s Entertainment
Center include B*Witched, Bush, Machine Head, actor Bruce Campbell, Amen and
Buckshot.
Details for each event are as follows:

MONDAY, 10/25/99

The Radio Woodstock Onstage concert series continues this week as
TWEC.COM broadcasts a taped concert with The Crash Test Dummies,
recorded live at the Bearsville Theatre in Woodstock, NY in May of
1999. The concert will air at the following times: Monday 10/25 at
4:00 PM EDT, Wednesday 10/27 at 11:00 AM EDT, Saturday 10/30 at 3:00 AM
EDT and Sunday 10/31 at 7:00 PM EDT.

At 7:30 PM EDT, head over to TWEC.COM and chat with UK singing
sensations B*Witched! B*Witched was the youngest girl group ever to
have a number one single on the UK pop charts.

Following the chat with B*Witched, TWEC.COM will host a live chat with
alternative metal band Machine Head! The chat will take place at
8:30 PM EDT. Mixing various forms of "hard music" including hardcore
and heavy metal, the band has established themselves with their amazing
dynamics, great guitar riffs and their overall aggressive, edgy music.

To wrap up the night, TWEC.COM will host a live chat with Bush at
10:00 PM EDT! The band’s latest album, Science of Things, is set for
release on Tuesday 10/26. Everyone who orders Science of Things during
the chat will receive free overnight shipping on their order! As an
added bonus, TWEC.COM will be presenting a live radio broadcast of Bush
songs through Radio Woodstock.

TUESDAY, 10/26/99

At 9:00 PM EDT, TWEC.COM will host a live chat with actor Bruce
Campbell, known for his work in the Evil Dead movies, the television
series "The Adventures of Brisco County, Junior," and his recurring
role as Autolycus in "Hercules" and "Xena: Warrior Princess."

WEDNESDAY, 10/27/99

At 9:30 PM EDT, TWEC.COM will hold a live chat with "neo-metal" act
Amen. The band’s self-titled debut album was released in mid-1999.
Amen has been called "a perfect combination of intellect, anger and raw
emotion."

THURSDAY, 10/28/99

The culmination of this week’s lineup of online events at TWEC.COM is
TWEC.COM’s weekly SOHH (Support Online Hip-Hop) Back to the Future live
chat series. This week, The Web’s Entertainment Center will host a
live chat with Buckshot, a.k.a. Da BDI MC. The SOHH Back to the Future
series happens every Thursday night at 10:00 PM EDT.

About Trans World Entertainment

Trans World Entertainment is the leading music retailer in the United
States, operating 976 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 artists appearance schedules, in-studio
performances and entertainment media that is on demand.