Just under an hour before Live Earth kicks off in the Meadowlands, in East Rutherford, New Jersey, the organizers met with the press to share a few pre-concert thoughts.
Among the highlights:
*The New Jersey concert will unfold before a “capacity crowd” of 52,000 people, said Bruce Moran, president of Live Nation. (In season–without a stage in the stadium, the Giants can pack in roughly 77,000 fans.) The organizers are hoping that as many as 2 billion viewers will be tuning in to the concerts worldwide.
Here we go…