The New York Post recently announced the details of The Music of Neil Young YouTube Contest, offering fans a chance to win VIP tickets to “The Music of Neil Young at Carnegie Hall” tribute concert on February 10, and entry to the artist after-party at City Winery.
Entrants must create an original Neil Young Tribute video, featuring themselves performing or interpreting a song by the legendary songwriter, and upload the results to the City Winery’s YouTube page here, with a personal introduction.
The winners will be chosen based on the originality and creativity of the video. For more details and official rules, visit the contest entry page here: http://bit.ly/gNZCAP
The lineup for Michael Dorf’s 7th benefit concert at Carnegie Hall includes Patti Smith, The Roots, Aimee Mann, Cowboy Junkies, Bettye LaVette, Shawn Colvin, Keller Williams, Joan Osborne, Mason Jennings, J Mascis, Pete Yorn, Joe Purdy, DeVotchKa, Bebel Gilberto, Antibalas, Ben Ottewell (Of Gomez) plus more to be confirmed in the coming days.
100% of the net proceeds from the concert will be given to six music education non-profits: The American Symphony Orchestra Music Notes, Church Street School of Music, Young Audiences, Music Unites All-Youth Choir, The Pinwheel Project, and FIKS (Fixing Instruments for Kids in Schools).