News Release

Meet the Gym Class Heroes in the West Valley, Arizona!

Fans can also check out Verizon Wireless' newly released Voyager by LG

November 20, 2007

Jenny Weaver
480-763-6321Candice J. Yusim  

Acoustic performance and autograph signing with V CAST Music artists the Gym Class Heroes at the Verizon Wireless Communications Store at Peoria Crossings.

The band members — Travis McCoy, Disashi Lumumba-Kasongo, Eric Roberts and Matt McGinley — are appearing in support of "The Young Wild Things Tour" which stops on Nov. 25 at Arena.

Having just wrapped the Verizon Wireless Campus Tour, Gym Class Heroes is hitting the road again with the bands Fall Out Boy, Plain White T's and Cute Is What We Aim For. The group's Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen release, "As Cruel as Schoolchildren," has been certified gold and they were recently named Best New Artist at MTV's Video Music Awards.

November 25, 2007

1:30 p.m. — acoustic performance, meet and greet and autograph signing
Media interviews — arranged in advance
All day — fans can dance with Travis on the green screen
All day — demos of the newest, exclusive music phones from Verizon Wireless:
the Venus™ by LG, The Voyager™ by LG and the Juke by Samsung

Verizon Wireless Communications Store at Peoria Crossings
9184 W. Northern Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85305

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