From The Big Apple to the Big Easy: The Concert for New Orleans
From The Big Apple to the Big Easy: The Concert for New Orleans DVD
On September 20th, 2005, Madison Square Garden hosted FROM THE BIG APPLE TO THE BIG EASY, New York City's Concert for the Gulf Coast, to support the long-term relief and rebuilding efforts following Hurricane Katrina.
The live concert featuered NEw Orleans musical legends joined onstage with many of music's biggest names.
The DVD includes show-stopping performances from Allen Toussaint, Bette Midler, Buckwheat Zydeco, Clarence "Frogman" Henry, Cyndi Lauper, Dave Bartholomew, Diana Krall, the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, The Dixie Cups, Elton John, Elvis Costello, Irma Tomas, Jimmy Buffett and Dave Matthews , John Fogerty, Kermit Ruffins, Lenny Kravitz, the Meters, the Neville Brothers, the Rebirth Brass Band, Ry Cooder, Simon & Garfunkel, and Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews.