Hollywood's Biggest Names to Join Musical Performers at Madison Square Garden for "12-12-12" to Aid the Victims of Hurricane

Hollywood's Biggest Names to Join Musical Performers at Madison Square Garden
for "12-12-12" to Aid the Victims of Hurricane Sandy

 Steve Buscemi, Jessica Chastain, Chelsea Clinton, Sean Combs, Billy Crystal,
Leo DiCaprio, Jimmy Fallon, Jake Gyllenhaal, Karlie Kloss, Seth Meyers, Bobby
   Moynihan, Chris Rock, Adam Sandler, Susan Sarandon, Jon Stewart, Kristen
Stewart, Quentin Tarantino, and Brian Williams to Participate on Stage and in
                          Live Fundraising Telethon

"12-12-12"

     Tommy Hilfiger Donates T-Shirts as Part of Merchandise Offerings for
                                  "12-12-12"

                           Musical Lineup Includes
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

                     Show To Start At 7:30 P.M.(ET) Sharp

NEW YORK, Dec. 7, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The producers of "12-12-12"
announced today that Steve Buscemi, Jessica Chastain, Chelsea Clinton, Sean
Combs, Billy Crystal, Leo DiCaprio, Jimmy Fallon, Jake Gyllenhaal, Karlie
Kloss, Seth Meyers, Bobby Moynihan, Chris Rock, Adam Sandler, Susan Sarandon,
Jon Stewart, Kristen Stewart, Quentin Tarantino, and Brian Williams will
participate at Madison Square Garden on December 12, 2012 to show their
support for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. Tommy Hilfiger has also generously
agreed to donate t-shirts as part of the merchandise offerings for "12-12-12."
Many of the celebrities involved will also be on-hand to lend their star power
and participate in a telethon during the "12-12-12" telecast. "12-12-12" is
presented by Chase and all proceeds will benefit the Robin Hood Relief Fund.

Event producers James Dolan, John Sykes and Harvey Weinstein issued the
following joint statement: "We are incredibly grateful to the numerous
entertainers and celebrities who have graciously donated their time and talent
to be a part of this unprecedented fundraising effort. It will be a special
and memorable evening televised around the globe to ensure we can raise the
most donations possible for victims of Hurricane Sandy."

Beginning at 7:30PM at the start of the live concert, a phone bank will be
set-up where musical artists and celebrity participants will take donations
via phone over the course of the evening. Viewers from around the world will
have the opportunity to call-in to help donate to the Robin Hood Relief Fund
and assist those throughout the tri-state area who have been impacted by the
storm.

"12-12-12", which will be distributed worldwide to nearly two billion people
through television feeds, radio and online streaming and will be distributed
across networks and feeds in North and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and
Australia.

Clear Channel Media and Entertainment will broadcast the concert live on its
radio stations across the country, and will also video stream live on
iHeartRadio, Clear Channel's digital radio service, and across the websites
and Facebook pages of its 850 stations. In addition, the concert will also
stream live across several major online video providers, as well as being
streamed and promoted by several digital media partners.

The concert will also air in conjunction with the NBA's television and online
streaming broadcasts in China and simulcast live on Clear Channel Outdoor
digital billboards in Times Square, New York City and locations in London and
Paris.

The all-star musical lineup includes 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 concert is being produced by James Dolan, Executive Chairman of The
Madison Square Garden Company; John Sykes, President of Clear Channel
Entertainment Enterprises; and Harvey Weinstein, Co-Founder and Chairman of
The Weinstein Company.

Thanks to the generosity of concert organizers, sponsors, and Robin Hood's
board of directors, every single penny from ticket purchases and donations
will go to serve the victims of Hurricane Sandy through the Robin Hood Relief
Fund.The Robin Hood Relief Fund provides money, material and know-how to local
organizations that are serving families and individuals in the regions hardest
hit by the storm.

The most up to date information on "12-12-12" can be found by visiting
www.121212concert.org.

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CONTACT: Clear Channel Media and Entertainment
         Angel Aristone /AngelAristone@clearchannel.com
         212.377.7802
        
         The Madison Square Garden Company
         Mikyl Cordova/mikyl.cordova@msg.com
         212-631-4337
        
         The Weinstein Company
         Dani Weinstein/dani.weinstein@weinsteinco.com
         212-845-8639
        
         Robin Hood Foundation
         Patty Smith/psmith@robinhood.org
         212-844-3562
        
         Chase
         Melissa Shuffield/melissa.shuffield@jpmorgan.com
         212.270.5730

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