Emmis to Present at Lehman Brothers Conference

Indianapolis…Emmis Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: EMMS) Executive Vice President and CFO Walter Berger will be presenting Thursday, March 17, 2005 at the Lehman Brothers 2005 High Yield Bond and Syndicated Loan Conference.

Berger’s presentation will be at 11:30 a.m. (Eastern). A live audio stream of the presentation will be accessible by visiting the Emmis website, www.emmis.com.

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Emmis Communications is an Indianapolis-based diversified media firm with radio broadcasting, television broadcasting and magazine publishing operations. Emmis owns 23 FM and 2 AM domestic radio stations serving the nation’s largest markets of New York, Los Angeles and Chicago as well as Phoenix, St. Louis, Austin, Indianapolis and Terre Haute, IN. In addition, Emmis owns a radio network, international radio stations, 16 television stations, regional and specialty magazines, and ancillary businesses in broadcast sales and book publishing.