26 JAN UPDATE: Tickets for the show have now sold out. But it’s been announced that those of you in America can watch the benefit concert through a live video broadcast that can be accessed at facebook.com/iHeartRadio. It will also be broadcast on the Facebook pages of KIIS-FM, 98-7-FM, 104.3 MYfm, KOST 103.5 and on more than a hundred other Clear Channel Media and Entertainment radio stations.
Good afternoon. We’re pleased to report that Coldplay will perform a special iHeartRadio Benefit Concert on Wednesday, 8 February, 2012 at Club Nokia in Los Angeles. The intimate concert will be presented by Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Los Angeles radio stations KIIS FM, 98-7FM and MYFM.
Proceeds from the show will benefit A Place Called Home and Youth Mentoring Connection, two Los Angeles based youth charities. A Place Called Home provides a safe haven in South Central Los Angeles for underserved youth, while Youth Mentoring Connection matches at-risk youth with caring adult mentors to help them awaken to their power, unique gifts and purpose.
Tickets for the show will go on sale to KIIS FM, 98-7fm and MYFM listener loyalty club members on Thursday, 19 January, at 10 am PST and to the public on Friday, 20 January, at 10 am PST on ticketmaster.com. To become a member of one of the stations’ free loyalty clubs visit the stations’ websites: www.kiisfm.com; www.987fm.com; or www.1043myfm.com (keyword “Coldplay”) for details.