News Release

Media Advisory: For All The Details On The World's Most Comprehensive Mobile Music Service, Listen In To Verizon Wireless' V CAST Music Podcast

February 6, 2006

Brenda Raney
Brenda.Raney@VerizonWireless.com
908-306-4834

BEDMINSTER, NJ —  

WHO:
Verizon Wireless, the nation's leading wireless service provider

WHAT:
Podcast providing details on V CAST Music directly from the mouth of podcaster/reviewer Greg Cangialosi who attended the official V CAST Music launch at the 2006 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Greg got the scoop directly from Verizon Wireless chief executive officer Denny Strigl, Verizon Wireless chief marketing officer John Stratton and Microsoft chief executive officer Steve Ballmer, along with a few others.

It's Time to Call Your Music:

  • Mobile music has changed forever with V CAST Music from Verizon Wireless, the world's most comprehensive mobile music service. V CAST Music lets music lovers download music over the air directly to their wireless phones or straight to their Windows® XP PCs and transfer digital music from the PC to the phone.
  • V CAST Music customers can download and enjoy hundreds of thousands of songs from top artists, including the Fugees, Shakira, Maroon 5 and Yellowcard, and indie artists from The Orchard.
  • V CAST Music runs on Verizon Wireless' award-winning broadband network. The V CAST coverage area is already available to about 150 million Americans coast to coast. V CAST Music from Verizon Wireless signals the availability of revolutionary new services from the company known for the most reliable network in the nation.

WHERE:
The podcast can be found at http://www.verizonwireless.com/news/podcast

WHEN:
Available now; visitors to http://www.verizonwireless.com/news/podcast can also subscribe to the Verizon Wireless podcast channel and be alerted when new podcasts are available.

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless owns and operates the nation's most reliable wireless network, serving 51.3 million voice and data customers. Headquartered in Bedminster, NJ, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). Find more information on the Web at www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.

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