UPDATE: November 27, 2012 at 5:20 p.m. EST
Bon Jovi, Dave Grohl and Eddie Vedder have been added to the 12-12-12 lineup.
Tickets go onsale December 3 at 12 p.m. EST.
ORIGINAL POST: November 12 at 10 a.m. EST
Madison Square Garden has announced the all-star lineup of “12-12-12,” a concert to be held December 12 with proceeds going to the Robin Hood Relief Fund for victims of Hurricane Sandy. Acts perfoming include:
- Jon Bon Jovi
- Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band
- Kanye West
- Alicia Keys
- Roger Waters
- Paul McCartney
- Billy Joel
- The Who
More artists and ticket purchase information will be announced within the coming days.
Event producers James Dolan, John Sykes and Harvey Weinstein issued the following statement about the event:
“'12-12-12' is shaping up to be a showcase of music royalty. The response from the entertainment community to help those most affected by Hurricane Sandy has been nothing short of astounding. We expect to announce additional legendary performers in the near future and we are confident that the event will ensure those in need will not be forgotten, and vital aid will be directed to rebuilding our communities along the East Coast.”