City Fundraiser Brings in Big Names

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    Neil Young's 2004 North America tour was fueled by diodiesel fuel. That's how you rock in a free world.

    Musician Neil Young, folk singer Joanna Newsom and of the Black Eyed Peas will be making some holiday magic tonight in the City.

    They will be performing at a fundraiser or after party for the University of California at San Francisco Benioff Children's Hospital.

    The location of the after-party is secret for now and will be announced at the concert.

    The gig is bringing them to the Nob Hill Masonic Auditorium.

    The new 183-bed hospital will be part of an integrated hospital complex for children, women and cancer patients in the city's Mission Bay  neighborhood. The fundraising goal for the hospital is $600 million, and they are currently at about $375 million, according to event organizers.
    The event is being organized by the Foundation
    Tickets cost $250 for upper rear balcony seat, $500 for balcony seating, and $1,000 for main floor seating, and can be bought at this link.