ALBANY, N.Y., Aug. 24 /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 exciting lineup
of events for the week of 8/28. The Sizzlin’ Summer Live Chat Series, hosted
in conjunction with SOHH.com, will continue as TWEC.COM hosts a live chat with
DJ Clue. In addition, The Web’s Entertainment Center will host a live chat
with country star Mark Wills, Southern rock legends Lynyrd Skynyrd and
talented pianist Jim Brickman. Also, the RadioWoodstock On Stage series
continues when TWEC.COM broadcasts a taped audio concert with Stroke 9.
Details for each event are as follows:
The RadioWoodstock On Stage series continues this week with a broadcast
of an audio concert starring Stroke 9. The band’s hit single, “Little
Black Backpack,” taken from their debut album “Nasty Little Thoughts,”
is an amusing and sardonic look at a failed relationship. The concert
with Stroke 9 airs at the following times: Monday 8/28 at 4:00 PM EDT,
Wednesday 8/30 at 11:00 AM EDT, Saturday 9/2 at 3:00 AM EDT and Sunday
9/3 at 7:00 PM EDT.
At 9:00 PM EDT, join TWEC.COM, in conjunction with SOHH.com, for the
continuation of the 2000 Sizzlin’ Summer Live Chat Series. The series
will continue on Monday with a live chat with DJ Clue. After creating
a series of monthly mix tapes after emerging from the NYC hip-hop
underground, DJ Clue found himself to be a cult phenomenon. His major
label debut, “The Professional,” was released in 1998.
At 8:00 PM EDT on Wednesday, log on to TWEC.COM for a live chat with
country star Mark Wills. Following the release of his self-titled
debut, Wills found himself with a respectable following from critics
and fans alike. Wills’ latest album, “Permanently,” was released in
Following the chat with Mark Wills, join TWEC.COM at 9:00 PM EDT for a
live chat with Southern rock legends Lynyrd Skynyrd. The band was
formed in 1965 and has long been known for their hard-driving rock
music, with blues, rock and country overtones. Many of the hit songs
that Lynyrd Skynyrd has recorded are now considered classics, including
“Sweet Home Alabama” and “Free Bird,” among others.
At 9:00 PM EDT, join TWEC.COM for a live chat with Jim Brickman. The
talented pianist recently released his sixth album in as many years,
entitled “My Romance.” The album features vocals by such gifted
performers as Donny Osmond, Anne Cochran and Olivia-Newton John, as
well as duets with skilled trumpeter Dave Koz.
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
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