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Nearly 30 Cable Nets Set To Air '12-12-12' Charity Concert

Event to Feature Alicia Keys, Kanye West, Bruce Springsteen, Roger Waters, The Who, Paul McCartney 12/03/2012 12:07 PM Eastern

AMC, HBO and Showtime are among the nearly 30 cable networks that have signed on to air the 12-12-12 charity music concert from New York’s Madison Square Garden, event organizers announced Monday. 

The Dec. 12 concert, developed to aid the victims of Hurricane Sandy, will feature such Iconic performers Bon Jovi, Eric Clapton, Dave Grohl, Billy Joel, Alicia Keys, Chris Martin, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Roger Waters, Eddie Vedder, Kanye West, The Who and Paul McCartney.

Cable networks set to air the concert live beginning at 7:30 include AMC, AXS TV,Bio, Bloomberg, Cooking Channel, Destination America, Discovery Fit & Health, Encore, Epix, FX Movie Channel, Fuse, G4, Hallmark Movie Channel, HBO, HBO Latino, IFC, ION Television, Lifetime Real Women, Military, History, MSG, MSG Plus, mundoFox, Palladia, Showtime, Smithsonian Channel, Sundance Channel, VH1 Classic and We TV.

Overall, more than 34 U.S. networks will air the concert live, while websites including Fuse.tv and MTV.com will stream the concert, said event organizers.

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