HOOD RIVER, Ore. – October 24, 2007 – DAKINE continues to keep music fans rocking with its latest round of updates to the DK MUSIC section of its website, dakine.com. DK MUSIC, an integral component of DAKINE’S website, now includes music videos, new bands and over a dozen new album releases from an already extensive list of musicians featured on the site.

DK MUSIC can be reached by clicking the 'DK MUSIC' icon on the dakine.com homepage. Once there, visitors can watch music videos from featured bands, listen to music streams and download high-quality, free MP3 files while browsing on dakine.com. The DK MUSIC section of the site also includes a news area that highlights details about upcoming music festivals, tour schedules, album releases, contests and more. Visitors to DK MUSIC can also check out the latest music-inspired advertising collateral from DAKINE.

The newest bands to be featured on DK MUSIC include: Kevin Drew, Smashing Pumpkins and The Pierces. DK MUSIC also has new music from Earlimart, Interpol, Magnet, Metric, Moving Units, Oceansize, Queen of the Stone Age, Rilo Kiley, Rogue Wave, The Most Serene Republic, West Indian Girl, and Young Galaxy. Band information, photos, album covers and links to official band and record label websites are also showcased on DK MUSIC.

Besides enhancing the DAKINE.com experience, DK MUSIC also supports the efforts of musicians around the globe. From venue to venue, state to state, and country to country, musicians are endlessly on the go. DAKINE provides all DK MUSIC-sponsored musicians the necessary gear to tour - whether it is with the ever-popular wheeled travel bags or the multi-functional backpacks – DAKINE helps make life on the road that much easier.

Backed by a pro team roster that includes some of the world's top action sports athletes, DAKINE has been an industry leader in action sports accessories for over a quarter of a century. Founded in Hawaii and based in Hood River, Oregon, DAKINE offers a complete range of innovative products, including sport-specific to street-savvy backpacks, bags, travel gear and accessories. To see the full line of winter '08 DAKINE products, log on to the DAKINE website