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Livestream: Watch 12-12-12 Concert On Patch

The concert will benefit Hurricane Sandy victims, via the Robin Hood Foundation.

Editor’s note: While Sarasota seems like a million miles away from the Northeast, many of us have friends and family who are still suffering from the damage Hurricane Sandy dealt to this region. With that in mind, we understand many of our readers want to reach out and help this part of our great nation recover. To that end, we’re pleased to be able to provide you access to this live stream of tonight’s concert, which features some of music’s most notable artists.Our thoughts and prayers remain with those who find themselves rebuilding in Sandy's wake.

Some of the biggest names in music take the stage at Madison Square Garden for the live  12-12-12 concert for Sandy relief. While thousands of people fill the arena, billions are watching live on a variety of screens worldwide. 

The concert is streaming live on  television networksmovie theater screens and on the  Internet, including right here on Patch. The pre-event coverage begins at 4:00 p.m. EST and the concert is scheduled to kick off at 7:30 p.m.

The all-star lineup includes Bon Jovi, Eric Clapton, Dave Grohl, Billy Joel, Alicia Keys, Chris Martin, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Eddie Vedder, Roger Waters, Kanye West, The Who, and Paul McCartney, with other artists to be announced.

Every penny sold from ticket sales will go directly to Sandy victims through the  Robin Hood Relief Fund, which provides material, money and aid to local organizations that are serving families and individuals in the regions hardest hit by the storm, including more than 200 Patch towns in New Jersey, Connecticut and Long Island.

If you didn’t score tickets but still want to give to the cause,  click here for a variety of ways to donate and become a part of the conversation.

Also, please join Patch's effort to raise awareness and funds for those living in Patch communities affected by Sandy. As part of Patch Rebuilds, our effort to help support devastated communities after the storm,  Patch will donate $1 to the  AmeriCares Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Fund for every  tweet sent with the hashtag #PatchRebuilds (up to $125,000).

Your contribution will go toward medical and humanitarian aid, grants and programs to help Sandy survivors.

Simply tweet the hashtag #PatchRebuilds, or go to our  Patch Rebuilds websiterebuilds.patch.com, and tweet directly from the  site.

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