2 items from 2012
New York — Madison Square Garden will hold a special concert next month to benefit those affected by Superstorm Sandy.
No performers have been announced for the Dec. 12 event, dubbed "12-12-12." In a news release Thursday, Msg said more details would be available in the coming days.
Proceeds will benefit those affected by Sandy in the New York-New Jersey-Connecticut area through the Robin Hood Relief Fund. The event is being produced by those behind the 9/11 benefit "The Concert for New York City," which featured Paul McCartney, Jay-z, The Who and Elton John.
Sandy made landfall more than a week ago, killing many of its more than 100 victims in New York City and New Jersey and leaving millions without power.
Clear Channel Media, The Madison Square Garden Company and The Weinstein Company are joining together to produce a benefit concert to raise money for victims of Hurricane Sandy. The concert, titled "12-12-12," will feature live music, although the producers did not reveal who would be performing. The roster should be an A-list one though, given that this is the same group of corporate entities that backed "The Concert for New York City," a star-studded affair with the likes of The Who and Billy Joel on hand to raise money for 9/11. The »
- Brent Lang
2 items from 2012
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