October 2006

BOISE, ID - Carole King appeared at two political fundraising events in Idaho for Democratic Congressional candidate Jim Hansen. The events took place in 2006 on October 19th at the Jensen Grand Concert Hall at Idaho State University in Pocatello and on October 20th at the Egyptian Theater in downtown Boise.

ASHFORD, CT - Every year, a stageful of friends join Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward at a gala that benefits the Hole In The Wall Gang Camp. This year's festivities, which included a twist on "Guys and Dolls," were presented by A.E. Hotchner and directed by James Naughton. Joining Carole King at this event were Alec Baldwin, Kyra Sedgwick, Bernadette Peters,Michele Lee, and many other talented performers and campers.

LOS ANGELES, CA - Rockingale Records, the label started by superstar singer and songwriter Carole King in 2001, announced their new association with Ryko Distribution.

The first album to benefit from the new distribution deal is King's 'The Living Room Tour', a double CD, which debuted at #17 on the Billboard Top Albums chart upon its release last year. Billboard magazine said, "Carole King is a timeless treasure, so being invited to experience her intimate Living Room tour on CD is pure bliss." The album has sold more than 330,000 nationwide.