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Rock Icon Chris Cornell To Meet Fans And Sign Autographs In Phoenix, Arizona

The Projekt Revolution Tour Coming to Orange County, California

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August 7, 2008

Ken Muche
Ken.Muche@VerizonWireless.com
949-286-8193Dennis Dennehy and Fairley McCaskill
Fairley.McCaskill@umusic.com  
310-865-7934 or 310-865-9634

Irvine, CA —

Who/What:
Verizon Wireless is offering fans an opportunity to meet Chris Cornell, one of the most influential artists in rock, when the Projekt Revolution tour stop in Irvine, Calif.

When:
Sunday, August 10, 2008
5:00 to 5:20 p.m.: Pre-arranged one-on-ones with Chris Cornell
5:30 to 6:30 p.m.: Exclusive pre-show autograph signing with fans

Where:
Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Irvine, Calif.

Why:
At the Projekt Revolution tour stop in Irvine, Calif., the first 200 fans who participate in a demonstration of Verizon Wireless’ V CAST Song ID service and identify Cornell’s upcoming single, “Long Gone,” will receive wristbands as entry into the exclusive autograph signing. “Long Gone” comes from Cornell’s forthcoming album, “Scream” produced by Timbaland, Verizon’s Mobile Producer in Residence.

Verizon Wireless customers can also automatically be entered to win two mobile tickets to the show by using their V CAST-capable phones to download Linkin Park content, including ringtones, ringback tones and full songs. For more information visit www.lpconcerts.com.  

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