Emmis to Present at the 2006 AG Edwards Media & Entertainment Conference

Indianapolis…Emmis Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: EMMS) Chairman and CEO Jeff Smulyan and Interim CFO David Newcomer will be presenting Monday, April 24 at the 2006 AG Edwards Media & Entertainment Conference in Las Vegas.

The Emmis presentation will be at 10:45 a.m. PDT (1:45 p.m. EDT). A live audio stream of the presentation will be accessible by visiting the Emmis website, www.emmis.com.

Emmis Communications – Great Media, Great People, Great Service®

Emmis 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, Ind. In May 2005, Emmis announced its intent to seek strategic alternatives for its 16 television stations, and the Company has sold 13 of them. In September the Company announced it had signed an agreement to sell St. Louis radio station WRDA-FM. Emmis owns a radio network, regional and specialty magazines and international radio stations.