IFC is excited to announce that we will be a part of “12-12-12 The Concert For Sandy Relief,” an upcoming concert benefit held to raise money for those affected by Hurricane Sandy. Held at Madison Square Garden and airing on IFC at 7:30/6:30c on December 12, artists including Bon Jovi, Eric Clapton, Dave Grohl, Billy Joel, Alicia Keys, Chris Martin, The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Eddie Vedder, Roger Waters, Kanye West, The Who and Paul McCartney. The event will also be live-streamed on IFC.com.
Tickets for “12-12-12 The Concert For Sandy Relief” go on sale today, December 3, at noon ET. They can be purchased through Ticketmaster phones and outlets, or the websites for Ticketmaster, Madison Square Garden and Radio City Music Hall. Tickets will be made available on a variety of price tiers, and Ticketmaster won’t include its usual ticket services charges.
There also will be VIP packages made available through the Robin Hood Foundation, which you can find out about by contacting them at 212-844-3564. If you’re a Chase credit or debit card holder, tickets will go on sale at 9 a.m. ET on December 4, three hours prior to when they’re available to the public.
The proceeds from “12-12-12 The Concert For Sandy Relief” will go to the Robin Hood Relief Fund, a poverty-fighting organization in the New York area that will guarantee the money made will go towards helping those affected by Hurricane Sandy in the tri-state area. You can find out more information about this event at www.121212concert.org. Even if you can’t attend, you can also donate money to the Robin Hood Relief Fund.