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20 October 2001 - Eric Clapton and Buddy Guy


Madison Square Garden New York , NY
United States
New York US
Band Lineup: 

Eric Clapton - Guitar/Vocals
Buddy Guy – Guitar/Vocals
Paul Shaffer - Keyboards
Will Lee - Bass
Anton Fig – Drums

Paul Shaffer was musical director and lead the house band, of which Will Lee and Anton Fig were members.

Set List: 

This was a multi-act benefit concert running more than 5 hours. Eric Clapton and Buddy Guy performed two songs:
- Hoochie Coochie Man
- Everything’s Going To Be Alright
Eric joined Paul McCartney and an "All Star Band" for the final two songs of the evening:
- Let It Be
- Freedom

Show Notes: 

The Concert For New York City aired live on US television (VH1) and on many radio stations to raise funds for the families of those who lost their lives on 9/11 as well as those who survived the World Trade Center attack. It was later released in its entirety on VHS and DVD and an abridged version on CD. 

Fan Reviews: 
Official Recording: 

The Concert For New York City (Sony / Columbia – 2 CD)
The Concert For New York City (Sony / Columbia – 2 DVD) – runs almost 5 hours

Bootleg Recording(s): 

The Concert For New York City (3BR – 3BR301 – 3 CD)