Music has long been a source of relief in the face of disaster. Artists from near and far are collecting in multiple efforts to assist those in need. Occupy Sandy
, a division of Occupy Wall Street, recently announced their benefit concert which will take place this Saturday, Nov. 17, from noon until 5PM in Brooklyn.
Current acts listed to perform include: Vampire Weekend, Real Estate, Devendra Banhart, Cass McCombs, and members of The Walkmen and Dirty Projectors.
Tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite
for a minimum donation of $30, and according to the event, "all proceeds will go to build the infrastructure to sustain our recovery efforts across New York City."