SOURCE: Kidzter.com

Kidzter.com

October 16, 2009 10:35 ET

Kidzter.com, an Online Musical Virtual World for Kids, Launches on Centennial of Haunted Mansion Ghostly Accident

Virtual World Rock Band: Voices by Legendary Rock Stars Including Maria Muldaur ("Midnight At The Oasis") and Marty Balin of Jefferson Starship Fame

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - October 16, 2009) - Exactly 100 years ago this Halloween, "Mad Professor" Rock was struck by lightening while conducting his latest symphony on the roof of his Mill Valley home and became the first of many musical ghosts to inhabit his Haunted Mansion. So goes the "back story" of the Haunted Rock & Roll Mansion virtual world that is at the heart of www.Kidzter.com, a musical theme park that launches this Halloween, the centennial of Professor Rock's unfortunate accident.

Kidzter.com is a free site hosted by an animal character rock band, the Rockabyes, voiced by legendary rock stars including Maria Muldaur and Marty Balin of Jefferson Starship fame with musical support from Huey Lewis and Pete Sears among many others. The site includes hundreds of games, videos, songs & stories, shopping guides, musical education and much much more.

Check it out at www.kidzter.com

Media Room at: http://media.kidzter.com/

Haunted Mansion & "Back Story": www.kidzter.com/mansion

The Mansion with ghosts of rock & roll past is the center point of the theme park. New kids to the site register to get their place in the mansion where they begin an adventure with customizable avatars, music jam applications, virtual dress-up games and much more, all in one safe and energy packed virtual theme park.

--  In The Jukebox, kids can play their favorite tunes and children's
    bands share and sell their songs.
    
--  The Music School hosts a nationwide database of music teachers and
    features a different teacher every month.
    
--  The Battle of the Bands is a multiplayer quest game in which, kids
    build their bands and compete against one another.
    
--  The Rockabyes Babies Dress-Up game lets kids customize the Rockabyes
    Babies, choosing a background and writing captions.
    
--  Send eCards from a premade selection of cards.
    
--  Kidzter has its very own YouTube®-like Video Portal. Upload and
    share Videos pre-screened for kids.
    
--  Musicians playing or singing on the Rockabye's songs include: Marty
    Balin (Jefferson Starship), Maria Muldaur, Dan Hicks, Nick Gravenites, John
    Dawson (New Riders of The Purple Sage), Tommy Tutone, Huey Lewis, David
    Jenkins (Pablo Cruise) and Pete Sears.
    

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