SOURCE: KOCH Records

August 27, 2007 15:28 ET

KOCH Signs Heavy Rock Act ANEW REVOLUTION to a Worldwide Deal

First Release Will Hit Streets in Early 2008

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - August 27, 2007) - KOCH Records announce the signing of ANEW REVOLUTION (Former members of Slaves on Dope & Unloco) to a worldwide record deal.

Scott Givens, Vice President of Metal for KOCH Records, took notice of the quartets' talent, work ethic and grassroots approach. He states, "Having followed the band since their inception, I have watched them become a top notch live act whose songs can compete with anyone in the genre. It is a pleasure to welcome them to the ever growing KOCH METAL family."

ANEW REVOLUTION'S debut album is slated for an early 2008 release, and will feature the tracks, "Rise," "Generation," "Pieces," "Done," and "Love To Hate." The band will maintain their normal heavy touring schedule before taking a break to record this Fall.

The band is represented by manager Raymond McGlamery for Zen Media (Mudvayne, Otep) and booking agent Andrew Goodfriend for TKO (Buckcherry, Motorhead).

ANEW REVOLUTION has supported such bands as Flyleaf, Buckcherry, Trapt, Dope, Hinder and taken part in many big festival shows such as WJJO's Band Camp featuring Chevelle, Staind, Sevendust, Three Days Grace and the Jagermeister "Summer of Sin Tour." The band plans on taking the world of active rock by storm and carve out a reputation befitting its lofty moniker. ANEW REVOLUTION begins here!

"Every generation needs a new revolution." ---Thomas Jefferson

For more information, go to: www.myspace.com/anewrevolution

About KOCH Entertainment

KOCH Entertainment, founded in 1987 and now in its twentieth year, is the leading and fastest-growing independent music company in the U.S. KOCH's operations encompass record and video labels as well as distribution companies in the U.S. and Canada. KOCH Entertainment is the market leader among independent labels and distributors in both the U.S. and Canada and its record label KOCH Records had the largest number of Billboard charting albums among independents for six years in a row (2001 - 2006). KOCH Entertainment is owned by Entertainment One Ltd. which is listed on the London Stock Exchange's AIM market (ticker symbol "ETO").

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