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Dave Grohl, Eddie Vedder added to 12-12-12 benefit

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl and Eddie Vedder are the latest musicians added to the all-star roster benefiting Hurricane Sandy victims in New York City next month.

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl and Eddie Vedder are the latest musicians added to the all-star roster benefiting Hurricane Sandy victims in New York City next month.

The two iconic rockers join Jon Bon Jovi, Kanye West, Billy Joel, Paul McCartney, Roger Waters, Alicia Keys, The Who/ and Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, all of whom will take the stage at Madison Square Garden Dec. 12. More performers will be announced soon, according to a press release.

Tickets for the benefit, which is co-sponsored by Clear Channel Media and Entertainment, The Weinstein Company, The Madison Square Garden Company and Chase, go on sale Dec. 3 via Ticketmaster. Service charges have been waived by the ticketing giant for the occasion.

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Proceeds will benefit The Robin Hood Relief Fund, which provides money and materials to local organizations serving those directly affected by the hurricane.

Information about streaming and telecasting will be available soon at the event's website.

 

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