12.12.12 Concert For Sandy

Fear not if you didn’t get a ticket to the sold out live performance of 121212, “The Concert for Sandy Relief” at Madison Square Garden on December 12th. You still have a multitude of options to view the show. Performers include Dave Grohl, Eric Clapton, Billy Joel, Alicia Keys, Chris Martin, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Eddie Vedder, Roger Waters, Bon Jovi, Kanye West, The Who and Paul McCartney—with more to be announced.

Proceeds go to the Robin Hood Relief Fund, the largest poverty-fighting organization in NYC. And every penny donated will go to the victims of Hurricane Sandy through the relief fund. https://www.facebook.com/robinhood

To share the broadcast with those most affected by the storm, the concert will be simulcast live at select movie theaters in hurricane-ravaged areas in NY, NJ and CT. Free tickets are available now at theaters. For theaters in your LI neighborhood go to: http://www.121212concert.org/watch#section-4

You can also stream the show online at sites like Hulu, MTV, Yahoo, YouTube, and People.com. Or, turn on the tube and watch it on channels such as CBS, HBO, IFC and Thirteen. For a complete list of viewing outlets check out: http://www.121212concert.org/watch#section-3

So tune in at 7:30pm EST to the concert that will be broadcast to over one billion people worldwide, and get into the holiday spirit by making a donation to those that need it most.


lisa heffernan

Lisa Heffernan received a master’s in Communications from Emerson College before moving to New York. She has worked for publications such as: Details, Nylon, Rolling Stone, Time Out, Newport Mercury, American Songwriter and W magazine.