23 Dec 10
On Christmas Day at 8PM ET/PT, the 2010 Prince’s Trust Rock Gala will premiere on Direct TV in the United States on Channel 103 in 3D. Then, on 31 December, the 2D version will begin airing on their “101 Network.” It will be broadcast as a two-part concert series with rebroadcasts already scheduled. Included in the series are “Heat Wave” and “Can’t Buy Me Love” performed by Phil Collins; “Rocking Chair” and “Same Old Blues” performed by Eric Clapton; and “Days of our Lives” and “We Will Rock You” by Queen and appearances by Tom Jones, Jools Holland, Status Quo and more. Subscribers to the Direct TV service should check listings for exact broadcast dates, times and channels. The benefit concert was filmed on 17 November at London’s Royal Albert Hall.
Related Article: Prince’s Trust Rock Gala To Air On Sky 3D On 19 December (published 15 December 2010)