Song Artist Episode
1. Closer To Free BoDeans Opening Credits
2. Cruel Spell Big Bad Voodoo Daddy 2.05: Change Partners and Dance
3. Without Letting Go Laurie Sargent 3.23: Promises, Promises
4. Blue Skies BT featuring Tori Amos 3.14: Life's Too Short
5. Love Me Still Chaka Khan ?
6. Stranger Than Fiction Joe Jackson 1.04: All's Fair
7. People of Earth Syd Straw ?
8. Free Fallin' Stevie Nicks 3.09: Gimme Shelter
9. All I Really Wanna Do Holly Palmer ?
10. If You Love Howard Jones ?
11. Sunshine Superman Rickie Lee Jones 3.14: Life's Too Short &
4.10: Adjustments
12. It's a Hard Life Wherever You Go Nanci Griffith 1.05: Fathers and Sons
13. Send Me On My Way Rusted Root 2.16: Comings and Goings
14. Climb On (A Back That's Strong) Shawn Colvin Season 1 Opening Credits
15. Heart of a Miracle BoDeans ?


"Party of Five" launches into cyberspace with soundtrack release party event and multimedia sweepstakes

Reprise Records and Columbia Pictures Television Invite Fans to Party with the Stars and Enter to Win Trip to Filming of the Show

BURBANK, Calif. November 4, 1996-- Reprise Records and Columbia Pictures Television have joined forces to launch the "Party of Five" Soundtrack into Cyberspace. Fans of the show can begin collecting clues to a Multimedia Treasure Hunt during the live cybercast from the soundtrack release party. Stars from the show and artists from the soundtrack will be participating live from the Hard Rock Cafe at Universal City Walk from 7 - 9 p.m. PT on Tuesday, November 12. Users can log onto for information on how to participate in the chat both on America Online (Keyword: Reprise) and on the Internet via the People Online Web site. Xing Streamworks' audio and video streaming technology will be available to see and hear the party on the Net.

"Party of Five" devotees can participate to be a grand prize winner in the Multimedia Treasure Hunt for a chance to win a trip for two to Los Angeles to see a filming of the show. Twenty first prize winners can win the "Party of Five" Soundtrack CD and an autographed cast photo.

Clues can be found by logging onto the Reprise Records Web site at and the official "Party of Five" Web site on the Sony Pictures Entertainment Web site at The first of the clues will be unveiled on November 12, during the cybercast on America Online (Keyword: Reprise) and People Online at from the exclusive "Party of Five" record release party. The "Party of Five" Multimedia Treasure Hunt Secret Word will be scrolled during the chat (those missing the event can find the word in the chat transcripts which will be posted within both the Reprise Records Web site and "Party of Five" Web site on the Sony Pictures Entertainment Web site as well as the Reprise America Online site and the People Online site.)

"Party of Five," the companion soundtrack to the critically acclaimed weekly drama series of the same name which airs Wednesdays at 9 p.m. on FOX, is set for release on November 12 by Reprise Records. A combination of songs exclusive to the show, new releases from artists and "Party of Five" season favorites, the soundtrack features cuts from the Bodeans, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, BT with Tori Amos, Chaka Khan with Bruce Hornsby, Holly Palmer, Joe Jackson, Laurie Sargent, Nanci Griffith, Rickie Lee Jones, Howard Jones, Rusted Root, Shawn Colvin, Stevie Nicks and Syd Straw.

The "Party of Five" Soundtrack was compiled by Reprise Records President Howie Klein and Reprise Records Director of A&R Julie Larson in conjunction with "Party of Five" Co-Executive Producer, Ken Topolsky and Sony Television Entertainment Vice President, TV Music, Bob Hunka.

"Party of Five," which was the winner of the 1996 Golden Globe Award for Best Drama Series, explores the lives of the five Salinger brothers and sisters determined to stay together following the tragic loss of their parents. The one-hour drama from Columbia Pictures Television focuses on the way the family uses the creativity, humor and love instilled by their parents to deal with the conflicts and demands of everyday life.

Chris Keyser and Amy Lippman are the creators and executive producers of the "Party of Five" television series. Co-Executive Producers are Ken Topolsky and Mark B. Perry for Columbia Pictures Television.

The Sony Pictures Entertainment World Wide Web site is produced by Columbia TriStar Television's Interactive Programming Unit. Columbia TriStar Television is a Sony Pictures Entertainment Company. Sony Pictures' global operations encompass motion picture production and distribution, television programming and syndication, home video, operation of studio facilities, development and implementation of new entertainment technologies and distribution of filmed entertainment worldwide.


Alisse Kingsley
Reprise Records
(818) 953-3485

Andrea Salkin
KillerApp Communications (for Columbia TriStar)
(213) 938-7600

Transcript of the Soundtrack Release Party Chat from November 12th, 1996