TWEC.COM Announces Exciting Lineup of Events for the Week of 9/11 – 9/17

ALBANY, N.Y., Sept. 7 /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 9/11. The Web’s Entertainment Center will host live
chats with Dame Grease and Major Figgas. Also, the RadioWoodstock On Stage
series continues when TWEC.COM broadcasts a taped audio concert with Toots and
the Maytals. Details for each event are as follows:

MONDAY 9/11

  • The RadioWoodstock On Stage series continues this week with a broadcast
    of an audio concert starring reggae pioneers Toots and the Maytals whom
    have long been known for their strong, harmonic voices and passionate
    music. The concert with Toots and the Maytals airs at the following
    times: Monday 9/11 at 4:00 PM EDT, Wednesday 9/13 at 11:00 AM EDT,
    Saturday 9/16 at 3:00 AM EDT and Sunday 9/17 at 7:00 PM EDT.

  • The TWEC.COM Sizzlin’ Summer live chat series, broadcast in conjunction
    with SOHH.com, continues this week as we present a live chat with
    Dame Grease. The skilled hip-hop producer recently released his debut
    album, “Dame Grease Presents Live on Lenox,” featuring such hip-hop
    heroes as DMX, Scarface, Silkk the Shocker and Nas. The chat with
    Dame Grease begins at 8:00 PM EDT.

  • Following the chat with Dame Grease, we present a special second
    installment of the Sizzlin’ Summer live chat series when we chat live
    with Major Figgas. Major Figgas released their debut album,
    “Figgas 4 Life,” in mid-August. The album has received praise from
    critics everywhere, lauding the album’s “braggadocio story-telling and
    animated metaphors atop catchy, accessible backalley beats.”
    (CMJ 8/21/00)

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:
Michael Madden
President and COO
Trans World Entertainment
Corporation
518-452-1248, ext. 7077
Media Relations :
Susan Boyle
The
MWW Group
201-507-9500