Hootie And The Blowfish To Head Web Fest

Pop hitmakers Hootie and the Blowfish will headline the first MusicFest '98

performance on the Internet. The Oct. 2 webcast will kick off a month-long music festival

with exclusive performances by 30 artists, including Paula Cole,

Morcheeba, Better Than Ezra and Royal Crown Revue. The

online gigs will be available for viewing at www.ear1.com.