Global Poverty Project Festival 2012: Get free tickets and preview the artists

Featuring Neil Young, Foo Fighters, Black Keys and more, this benefit concert in Central Park is one of the biggest shows of the season. Find out how you can score free admission by doing good.


How to get tickets to the Global Festival 2012


1. Go to globalcitizen.org and register your email address.

2. Earn points by reading and sharing content or getting involved in anti-poverty initiatives.

3. Once you've earned three points, you're entered in a drawing to win two free tickets to the concert on Sept. 29 on Central Park's Great Lawn!

Past TONY coverage of the Global Festival artists

Film review: Neil Young Journeys (2012)

  • Rated as: 5/5

Director Jonathan Demme’s third concert-film collaboration with Neil Young is a must-see.

Live preview: Neil Young (2010)

A masterful songwriter brought his unaccompanied Jekyll and Hyde act to NYC.

Neil Young on Greendale (2004)

Neil Young awakens his old rebel spirit in the multimedia extravaganza Greendale.

Dave Grohl vs. Noel Gallagher (2012)

Time for a Neanderthal smackdown!

Live preview: The Black Keys (2012)

Can this duo keep its cool at a fever pitch?

Live photos: The Black Keys at MSG (2011)

The Black Keys hit Madison Square Garden on Monday night for the first of two sold-out shows.

Interview: The Black Keys (2010)

The Ohio duo bursts some rock & roll myths.

Live preview: K'naan (2009)

The Somali-Canadian rapper bugs out—and actually says so—and compares himself to the Beatles.