On Tuesday, November 6, a benefit concert was held at The Bowery Electric in New York City for Amnesty International and the American Red Cross Hurricane Sandy relief fund. According to Roadrunner Records, the house band, led by guitarist Todd Youth, performed a set of BAD BRAINS covers, joined by a wide variety of guests, including legendary BAD BRAINS frontman H.R., country singer Steve Earle, John Joseph of the CRO-MAGS, Kyp Malone of TV ON THE RADIO, Vernon Reid of LIVING COLOUR and KILLSWITCH ENGAGE's Jesse Leach.

"Rock For Light" benefit setlist:

01. Pay to Cum (H.R. - BAD BRAINS)
02. I Luv I Jah (H.R. - BAD BRAINS)
03. Big Takeover (John Joseph - CRO-MAGS)
04. Attitude (John Joseph - CRO-MAGS)
05. I Against I (Jesse Leach - KILLSWITCH ENGAGE)
06. House Of Suffering (Kyp Malone - TV ON THE RADIO)
07. At The Movies (Drew Stone - ANTIDOTE)
08. The Regulator (Ralphie G. - THE MOB)
09. Sacred Love (Charlie Looker - EXTRA LIFE)
10. Don't Need It (Kelsey Byron - PILLOW THEORY)
11. I And I Survive (Felice Rosser)
12. We Will Not (Jesse Malin - D GENERATION)
13. FVK (Jesse Malin - D GENERATION)
14. Banned In DC (Pegasus Warning & Vernon Reid - LIVING COLOR)
15. Sailin' On (Jesse Quattro - SECRET CHIEFS 3)
16. Right Brigade (John Joseph - CRO-MAGS)
17. Rock For Light (John Joseph - CRO-MAGS)

Video footage of the event can be seen below.


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