June 07, 2005 13:38 ET

Set Sail for Globetrotting Fun With the World's #1 Preschool Band

The Wiggles® New CD "Sailing Around The World" Arrives at Retail Ports Everywhere June 21st

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 7, 2005 -- It's all hands on deck this June 21st as The Wiggles embark on an around-the-world adventure with the release of their all-new, full-length CD, "Sailing Around The World."

From London to Sicily and San Francisco, every child will discover a whole globe of great tunes on this wiggly, giggly excursion!

In celebration of The Wiggles' "Sailing Around The World" CD, HIT Entertainment will release the ALL-NEW full-length feature "Sailing Around The World" DVD and VHS on July 19 and in August, The Wiggles will set sail on their all-new live concert tour, "The Wiggles Sailing Around the World Live! Welcomed By Mott's."

So climb aboard the SS Feathersword and hoist the main sail with The Wiggles. Don't forget your passport -- with 15 traveling tunes, a world of fun is all yours!

Track List:

1.  Sailing Around The World
2.  Honolulu
3.  San Francisco Trolley Car
4.  Athens
5.  Elbow To Elbow
6.  London Town
7.  Sicily
8.  Mexico City Goldfish
9.  The Pennsylvania Polka
10. The Barrel Polka
11  Mop Mop Brisbane
12. Sydney Barcarolle
13. The Captain's Wavy Walk
About The Wiggles

The Wiggles, the world's #1 preschool band, performed over 150 shows in 2004. On stage, The Wiggles integrate their experience in early childhood education with creativity and interaction resulting in a dynamic combination of live action and audience participation -- all with help from their friends, Wags the Dog, Dorothy the Dinosaur and Henry the Octopus. Fans can catch The Wiggles twice daily on Disney Channel's Playhouse Disney™ block.

About KOCH Records

KOCH Records is a division of KOCH Entertainment, the fastest-growing music company and the market leader among independents in North America. The KOCH Entertainment corporate umbrella encompasses the KOCH Records label, KOCH Vision home video, KOCH Music Publishing and KOCH Entertainment Distribution with operations in both the U.S. and Canada. KOCH Records proudly claims the largest number of Billboard charting albums among independents for each of the last four years (2001-2004). For additional info on the KOCH Records label and its roster of artists, please visit

About Hit Entertainment

Established in 1989, HIT Entertainment ( is one of the world's leading preschool children's entertainment producers and rights owners of internationally renowned children's brands, such as Bob the Builder™, Barney®, Thomas & Friends™, Angelina Ballerina™, and Pingu™. HIT Entertainment acts as the representative for The Wiggles® in the US, UK and Canada, and as worldwide representative for The Jim Henson Company's library of classic family brands, including Fraggle Rock™. With operations in the US, UK, Canada and Japan, the company's activities span television production and distribution, home entertainment, consumer products, publishing and live events. HIT is committed to providing enduring entertainment that supports the values of devoted caregivers and empowers young children with a positive approach to life.

Contact Information

  • For more info contact:
    Giovanna Melchiorre
    KOCH Records
    212.353.8800 x257