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'Songs for Tibet' -- CD compilation released

August 8, 2008

Press Release
Digital compilation features exclusive and Donated Songs from artists
including Moby, Sting, John Mayer, Dave Matthews and many more
INgrooves
August 5, 2008

San Francisco, Aug. 5 (PRNewswire) -- INgrooves, the leading digital
distributor and label, has announced today the release of Songs For
Tibet through The Art of Peace Foundation. More than a dozen of the
world's top contemporary musical artists, including Sting, Dave
Matthews, Alanis Morissette, John Mayer, Suzanne Vega, Rush, Imogen
Heap, Garbage, Damien Rice, Moby, Underworld, Duncan Sheik and many
more have been brought together to create an exclusive digital album
of 20 songs.

The project is the artists' expression of peace and support for Tibet
and the Dalai Lama, and will be launched before the Olympics open in
Beijing, China. 'Songs for Tibet' will be available worldwide
exclusively through iTunes and the Art of Peace website beginning
August 5th, just prior to the Olympic opening ceremony. It will be
made available on all other worldwide digital retail outlets and as a
physical CD beginning August 12th.

Michael Wohl, the Executive Director of the Art of Peace Foundation
said: "In an effort to express our support for the Tibetan people and
their message of peace through music, we wanted to ensure that we
could quickly distribute this profound album on a global digital
scale.  By partnering with INgrooves on digital distribution we now
have the ability to focus the music world's attention on the
importance of Tibet, the gifts of its culture, and the crisis the
Tibetan people are facing today."

"INgrooves jumped at the opportunity to work with the Art of Peace
Foundation on this meaningful release promoting peace and unity,"
commented Robb McDaniels, INgrooves President & CEO.  "The artists
involved have donated the best examples of their craft to bring
attention to this important cause and INgrooves is proud to play its
part in this great album."

INgrooves is a digital media infrastructure company that provides
various distribution and marketing services via its INgrooves and ONE
Digital divisions.  ONE Digital is a proprietary software platform
that provides distribution and administration to large distributors,
record labels and film production companies at rates far below the
industry standard. INgrooves provides clients customized
distribution, marketing, promotion, synch licensing and
administrative support to help maximize the earnings potential of
specific releases or catalogues.

For more information, check out http://www.ingrooves.com.

The Art of Peace Foundation is a 501(C)(3) non-profit founded on the
Dalai Lama's belief of 'Universal Responsibility.' The Foundation's
mission is to engage the world in a proactive way while remaining
grounded in the Dalai Lama's vision of compassion and non-violence.
Besides raising awareness and support for Tibet and the Dalai Lama at
this critical moment, proceeds that the foundation receives from the
sale of the album will help support initiatives important to the
Dalai Lama for the promotion of peace and Tibetan cultural
preservation projects.

http://www.ArtOfPeaceFoundation.org.
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