Backstreets.com broke the news to subscribers, announcing that Obama will be in attendance, along with Springsteen, Joel, and "friends." The show marks both artists' first benefits for Obama. No additional acts have been announced yet.Tickets run from $500 to $10,000. For ticket information go to donate.barackobama.com/page/contribute/Oct16Concert
Wednesday, October 1, 2008
Bruce, Billy, and Barack
In what may be the hottest ticket of the year, Bruce Springsteen and Billy Joel will play a double bill fundraiser for presidential candidate Senator Barack Obama at New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom on October 14th. The show is titled "Change Rocks" and will benefit the Obama Victory Fund.