TWEC.COM to Host an Exclusive Online Chat With Rage Against The Machine!

The Web’s Entertainment Center will offer free overnight shipping to everyone who orders the band’s new album during the chat!

ALBANY, N.Y., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ — TWEC.COM, the e-commerce web site
for leading entertainment products retailer Trans World Entertainment
Corporation (Nasdaq: TWMC) announced today that they will be hosting a live
chat with popular band Rage Against the Machine on November 1 at 9:00 PM ET.

The chat will be held on the eve of the release of Rage Against the
Machine’s latest album, The Battle of Los Angeles.
Visitors to the chat will
have the opportunity to win an autographed guitar from the band during the
The band will be picking the winner, who must be present at the time of
the drawing to win.

As an added bonus, TWEC.COM will be featuring a special radio broadcast
during the chat through its online radio station, Radio Woodstock.
The entire
broadcast will consist of Rage Against the Machine music, with the station
taking requests from visitors to the chat for the songs they want to hear.

TWEC.COM will also be offering free shipping to visitors purchasing The
Battle of Los Angeles during the chat.
There will be a printable coupon on
the site that can be used to purchase The Battle of Los Angeles at any Trans
World retail store location for a discounted price.

The Rage Against the Machine live chat is just one of the many live
events happening at TWEC.COM. The Web’s Entertainment Center is dedicated to
providing the most comprehensive entertainment content and ”e-tail” experience
available on the Internet.
Other upcoming events include live chats with
Primus, War, Blue Mountain, Mandy Moore, B*Witched, Bush, Bruce Campbell,
Guster, and Beck.
TWEC.COM will also be holding a live chat with Jackie ”The
Jokeman” Martling from the Howard Stern Show on the same evening as the live
chat with Rage Against the Machine, beginning at 7:00 PM ET.

About Trans World Entertainment

Trans World Entertainment is the leading music retailer in the United
States, operating 973 retail stores in 44 states, the District of Columbia and
Puerto Rico, as well as an e-commerce site,
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.