Archies and Pussycats To Record, Tour and Film (

By:Rob M. Worley
Date: Friday, February 08, 2002

ArchieComics recently announced plans to create pre-fab music groups based ontheir comic book character bands The Archies and Josie and the Pussycats.

Lou Pearlman,the music mogul behind Backstreet Boys, 'N Sync and ABC/MTV's Making TheBand will be working with Archie Entertainment and Strauss Zelnick ofZelnickmedia to create the new comic based combos.

According to thethe Archie website these new bands will be making recordings, going ontours, and making live action and animated television shows and movies. Anationwide talent search will begin shortly.

Series: Betty & Veronica, Josie and the Pussycats (live band)