Bon Jovi, Springsteen To Support Hurricane Sandy Victims
NBC will broadcast a telethon this Friday to support the American Red Cross in its relief efforts on the East coast. Meanwhile, Van Halen singer David Lee Roth has released a solo song dedicated to victims of the storm, which you can hear here.
Posted on Nov 02, 2012 03:20 pm
A group of high-profile rock stars will gather for a one-hour live benefit telethon on Friday to support the victims of Hurricane Sandy.
NBC Universal will broadcast the performances on all its stations - including NBC, Bravo, E! and others - this Friday, November 2, at 8-9pm ET, where artists including Bruce Springsteen, Bon Jovi, Billy Joel and Sting will appear alongside pop singers and comedians, according to HenneMusic.
Money collected during the broadcast will be donated to the American Red Cross which is leading the relief effort and working to help victims of the hurricane.
In less tragic but rock-related news, the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame was damaged during by the hurricane with part of the auditorium falling off, as previously reported.
Meanwhile, Van Halen singer David Lee Roth has debuted a new solo song titled "One Piece Thermo-Molded Country Plastic Chair" dedicated to those affected by the storm. It appears as episode three of his YouTube series "The Roth Show", and which you can hear here:
Have you or any of your loved ones been affected by the storm? How are they recovering from the tragedy? Let us know your story in the comments.