NBC-Universal To Host Hurricane Sandy Benefit Concert Featuring Sting, Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel, And More...

November 01, 2012

On Friday, November 2, NBC-Universal will broadcast a one-hour telethon and concert for Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. The telethon, "Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together," will be live-streamed on NBC.com and will broadcast at 8PM Eastern and on a tape delay for the West Coast of the US.

Sting, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, Billy Joel, Jimmy Fallon, and Christina Aguilera are all scheduled to appear at Rockefeller Center in New York City for the benefit. NBC's Matt Lauer will serve as host, with the telecast airing on NBC and its cable stations including Bravo, CNBC, USA, MSNBC and E!.

Money raised will benefit the American Red Cross, which is providing food, shelter and other support to those affected by the hurricane. To donate, please visit RedCross.org/ or call 1-800-RED-CROSS, or text the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.


Oct 30, 2012
As previously announced, Sting's Back to Bass concert previously scheduled at the Mall of Asia Arena has been moved to Araneta Coliseum. There is no change to the show date, which remains Sunday, December 9th, 2012. If you have a ticket to the previous venue, please see exchange instructions below. Refunds if necessary are available at point of purchase, as outlined below. For fans interested in purchasing tickets to Sting's concert at the Araneta Coliseum, those will go on sale beginning October 31st for General Admission and on November 10th for all reserved and VIP seating. For further information regarding ticket exchange read on...
Oct 29, 2012
We are pleased to announce that Rosey Chan – a pianist, composer and performance artist – will perform as the supporting act at Sting’s concert on December 2 at the Hong Kong Convention Center and Exhibition Centre, Hall 5BC in Hong Kong, China as part of his Back to Bass tour. Classically trained at the Royal College of Music in London, Rosey Chan's performances at internationally-renowned venues such as the Royal Albert Hall, Royal Festival Hall, Wigmore Hall, Carnegie Hall, the Pompidou Centre and London's 100 Club, cemented her reputation as one of the most innovative performers of her generation. Her first solo album, One, was produced by Sting and features a diverse display of influences from Bach to Bill Evans via Chopin and John Cage...