Next To Perform at 12-12-12 Sandy Relief Concert
Update: Dec. 13, 12:15 a.m.
Next up, musicians Chris Martin, David Grohl and Paul McCartney.
Update: Dec. 12, 11 p.m.
Hours into 12-12-12: The Concert for Sandy Relief, artists Kanye West and Billy Joel are set to perform next.
Here, from their homes in Brandon, viewers can catch the show with live streaming at 121212concert.org.
Every penny sold from ticket sales will go directly to Sandy victims through the Robin Hood Relief Fund, which provides material, money and aid to local organizations that are serving families and individuals in the regions hardest hit by the storm, including more than 200 Patch towns in New Jersey, Connecticut and Long Island.
- "Wall-to-wall celebrities" are answering the phones for donations. Call: 1-855-465-HELP (4357).
- Text "Robinhood" to 50555 to donate $10 to the Robin Hood Relief Fund.
Included in the all-star concert performance lineup: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Bon Jovi, Eric Clapton, Dave Grohl, Billy Joel, Alicia Keys, Chris Martin, The Rolling Stones, Eddie Vedder, Roger Waters, Kanye West, The Who and Paul McCartney.
- Preorder performances at iTunes.com/121212.
Also, please join Patch's effort to raise awareness and funds for those living in Patch communities affected by Sandy: Patch Rebuilds, Patch’s effort to help support devastated communities after the storm, will donate $1 to theAmeriCares Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Fund for every tweet sent with the hashtag #PatchRebuilds (up to $125,000).
Your contribution will go toward medical and humanitarian aid, grants and programs to help Sandy survivors.