UPDATED: 12th December 2012:
Fans will be able to watch the 12-12-12 Hurricane Sandy benefit gig live on Paul's Facebook page tonight.
To stream the concert head to Paul's Facebook page HERE! and click the '12.12.12 Concert' tab from 7.30pm (EST) / 12:30am (UK time).
ORIGINAL STORY: 4th December 2012:
The 12-12-12 Hurricane Sandy benefit on the 12th December is set to be broadcast live from Madison Square Garden from 7.30pm EST (12:30am 13th December UK time). Fans in North and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia will all be able to watch the concert on TV and online, as well as tune in to radio broadcasts, bringing the benefit to an estimated one billion music fans globally.
To check out where to watch the broadest click HERE!
Event producers James Dolan, John Sykes and Harvey Weinstein issued the following joint statement: “The fact that so many major media companies are joining forces to distribute and stream this important event to homes worldwide will enable us to create a tremendous and unprecedented fundraising effort on a global scale to benefit the victims of this devastating storm.”
The all-star concert lineup Includes Paul McCartney, Bon Jovi, Eric Clapton, Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters), Billy Joel, Alicia Keys, Chris Martin (Coldplay), Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, Eddie Vedder (Pearl Jam), Roger Waters (Pink Floyd), Kanye West and The Who.
Tickets for 12-12-12 are on sale now through Ticketmaster phones, outlets and www.ticketmaster.com, www.thegarden.com and www.radiocity.com. Tickets are available at a variety of price levels. Ticketmaster has generously agreed to waive its ticket service charges. VIP packages are available through the Robin Hood Foundation. Information on those packages is available by contacting The Robin Hood Foundation at 212-844-3564.
Donations to the appeal can be made via the Robin Hood Foundation HERE!