However, because the center relies 100% on donations, it has had a tough year with the economic crisis, the pandemic, and now the disaster of the explosion. The CCCL is in need of help more than ever.
That’s why Music for Beirut and VICE’s Noisey are hosting a digital concert for free on YouTube featuring 28 up-and-coming artists from around the world.
It streams on October 11th at 8 pm ET and 5 pm PT, which would be 3:00 AM Lebanon time on October 12th.
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