Online Rock: Empowering Musicians

Press Release


Rock for America: OnlineRock compiles musical tribute to
help healing process and raise money for various charities

SAN CARLOS, Calif., September 25, 2001 - OnlineRock ( today announces the launch of an online destination for bands and musicians to post their music relating to the recent attacks on America. The special area was set up for members of the online music community looking for a way to express themselves during this difficult time.

"These events have affected nearly everyone around the world in some way," said Steven Beck, founder and President of OnlineRock. "Our hearts and thoughts are with all those who have suffered loss of any kind."

OnlineRock plans to release a compilation CD of the music posted on the site. All proceeds of the CD will go to charities helping in the aftermath of the September 11th events. Links for these charities can be found on the OnlineRock web site.

Bands and musicians are invited to visit and submit their music. Any words or thoughts are also welcomed. Those wishing to listen to the music should visit

About OnlineRock
OnlineRock ( provides bands and musicians tools and services to promote, distribute and sell their music online. The site provides free Web building and hosting services, chat rooms, bulletin boards, and editorial content of interest to musicians and music enthusiasts alike. Nearly 5,000 bands are currently promoting their music at OnlineRock. Founded in 1999, the company is based in San Carlos, Calif.

# # #

AboutOnlineRock RecordsPress RoomContactAdvertisePrivacyShop