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Verizon Wireless And Caffé Vita Present: He Is We And The Scene Aesthetic

Fans can win Meet & Greet passes, limited edition merchandise, and more

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September 28, 2011

Scott Charlston
Scott.Charlston@VerizonWireless.com
206-940-0385

Who/What:
Breakthrough, Seattle-based indie pop bands, He Is We and The Scene Aesthetic, will perform a free concert at the second Verizon Wireless Coffee Shop Series event in Seattle.

Fans can go to www.verizoninsider.com/css and enter for the chance to win a “VIP Experience,” which will include a pre-party and Meet & Greet with both bands prior to the event.

In support of Verizon Wireless’ HopeLine® program, consumers can bring their used phones and accessories to participating Verizon Wireless stores to receive a limited edition Caffé Vita coffee tin, or bring them to the concert for the chance to win a drumhead signed by the two bands.

More information about HopeLine® is available at http://aboutus.vzw.com/communityservice/hopeLine.html.

Tickets to the show will be available for pick-up at the following Verizon Wireless and Caffé Vita locations from October 6 – 10: *

Verizon Wireless:

  • Downtown | 1633 6th Avenue
  • Northgate | 401 NE Northgate Way

Caffé Vita:

  • Capitol Hill | 1005 East Pike Street
  • Fremont | 4301 Fremont Avenue North
  • Queen Anne | 813 5th Avenue North

Additional information can be found at www.verizoninsider.com/css. Fans can follow @VerizonInsider on Twitter or “Like” Verizon Insider on Facebook for all of the latest updates.

Content from both bands, including the new single from He Is We, “All About Us” featuring Owl City, and The Scene Aesthetic’s EP, Sister, is now available on V CAST.

When:
Thursday, October 13
7:00 p.m. – Media check-in
7:30 p.m. – Media interviews (Arranged in advance)
8:00 p.m. – Doors open
9:00 p.m. – Performance

Where:
Neumos | Capitol Hill
925 East Pike Street
Seattle, WA 98122

Background:
Verizon Wireless’ Coffee Shop Series strives to give vibrant coffee shop communities free access to exclusive concerts by local talent. The series also showcases the latest in mobile technology such as the DROID Incredible 2 by HTC, the HTC Trophy™ and the ThunderBolt™ by HTC. The Coffee Shop Series was launched in 2010 in the San Francisco Bay Area and has featured a variety of artists including The Dodos, Port O’Brien, Audrye Sessions, Rogue Wave, Third Eye Blind, and Morning Teleportation.

PHOTO CAPTION: The Scene Aesthetic and He Is We perform a free concert in Seattle as part of Verizon Wireless’ Coffee Shop Series.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. Must be 18 years of age or older to enter sweepstakes. Official Rules are located at www.verizoninsider.com/css.

DROID is a trademark of Lucasfilm Ltd. and its related companies. Used under license.

* While supplies last.

About Verizon Wireless
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