SOURCE: RockBands, Inc.

RockBands, Inc.

February 17, 2009 16:05 ET

RockBands, Inc. Signs Major Distribution Agreement With Industry Titan CHM Solutions

CHM Solutions to Team With RockBands, Inc. to Bring Product Lines to Retailers and Boutiques Throughout the United States

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - February 17, 2009) - RockBands, Inc. (The Company) (PINKSHEETS: RKBD) today announced that the Company has signed a significant distribution agreement with CHM Solutions. The agreement includes RockBands' new apparel as well as their popular Leather RockBands. CHM Solutions is one of the best/top independent apparel sales, design and consulting distributors in the apparel industry, with distribution into national retailers and high end boutiques in the United States.

Teaming up with CHM Solutions to bring RockBands' products to retailers and boutiques throughout the United States is a huge milestone for RockBands. The addition of RockBands to CHM Solutions' roster not only increases the Company's exposure but also constitutes a great endorsement of the quality of RockBands' apparel lines. The Company anticipates a significant boost, both in name recognition and demand for RockBands™, throughout the entire USA.

"Phil Molinari, Chairman of CHM Solutions, wrote the history book as a sales rainmaker with sales of $250 Million for Phillips Van Huessen as their VP of Sales in 1983; $500 Million for Bugle Boy as Exec Vice President in the early 90s; and $250 Million for Nesi Apparel lines Rocawear, Shady, and Tigre in the early 2000s," said Lee Dalhberg, Founder and CEO of the RockBands Apparel Company. "Extrapulate these numbers into today's dollars, and the magnitude of numbers are impressive. Mr. Molinari is known in the apparel industry as the 'one to watch.' Phil was voted one of the top 50 Apparel Executives in North America by Sportwear International Magazine in 2000. Phil has brought massive sales to the finest apparel lines and has brought many hot new brands to market. We believe that this distribution agreement will be a major windfall for our Company and its shareholders," said Dalhberg.

"CHM Solutions has been watching closely as RockBands, Inc. has gained market share, 2300 plus celebrity endorsements and awareness in the apparel industry. It was only natural that we would come together with this growing Company," stated Phil Molinari, Chairman of CHM Solutions. "RockBands offers to the nation's savvy consumers a cutting edge product, personifies individuality and is trendy. American's love to identify with celebrities and be on the cutting edge; RockBands provides them the opportunity to do just that. We are pleased to add RockBands to CHM Solutions' development and sales of high-quality apparel lines," said Molinari.

About CHM Solutions

CHM Solutions is one of the best/top independent apparel sales, design and consulting distributors in the apparel industry, with distribution into national retailers and high end boutiques in the United States. CHM identifies top quality companies and apparel for introduction to the high end markets.

About Leather RockBands, Inc.

RockBands are unique pieces that personify individuality. Each one of a kind piece is hand made using the finest quality aged leather and fixtures. Each stone is hand carved and polished. The stones used are beautiful to the eye and beneficial to the mind and body. RockBands are the product of a year of development and an obsession with fashion. Already people such as: Bono, Johnny Depp, Jessica Simpson, Antonio Banderas, and Nikki Taylor are proud owners of RockBands. Lee has just acquired the services of one of the top PR firms on the East Coast and the energy surrounding RockBands is growing every day. RockBands is an ever-changing brand. As the company is expanding, so too are the variety of stones used, leather choices, and limited edition series that are already in development. RockBands are the next must have items in the world of fashion. See www.leatherrockbands.com for more information.

Safe Harbor: This letter contains certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, which are intended to be covered by the safe harbors created thereby. Investors are cautioned that all forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainty, including without limitation, the ability of the Company to successfully implement its turnaround strategy, changes in costs of raw materials, labor, and employee benefits, as well as general market conditions, competition and pricing. Although the Company believes that the assumptions underlying the forward-looking statements contained herein are reasonable, any of the assumptions could be inaccurate, and therefore, there can be no assurance that the forward-looking statements included in this letter will prove to be accurate. In light of the significant uncertainties inherent in the forward-looking statements included herein, the inclusion of such information should not be regarded as representation by the Company or any other person that the objectives and plans of the Company will be achieved. In assessing forward-looking statements included herein, readers are urged to carefully read those statements. When used in the Annual Report on Form 10-K, the words "estimate," "anticipate," "expect," "believe," and similar expressions are intended to be forward-looking statements.

Contact Information

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