In response to the unprecedented effects caused by Hurricane Sandy on the East Coast and particularly in the New York tri-state area, East Village Radio
and Andy Rourke
, along with Fender
, are teaming up to support the American Red Cross
’ aid of those impacted by the storm, as well as entering you to win a signed bass
by The Smiths
’ member. UPDATE:
the bass has also been signed by The Smiths
' guitarist, Johnny Marr
“I was deeply touched by the damage and the lives impacted in the wake of the storm,” Rourke notes. “I wanted to do something to help and so being able to call on Fender and to have the opportunity to work through the Red Cross, with all the great things they're doing is quite humbling. I'm hoping that we can do our part to raise much-needed funds for those that need it the most.”
You can enter to win a Fender Precision Bass
autographed by Andy Rourke
and Johnny Marr
of The Smiths
by donating $10 to the American Red Cross. Simply text REDCROSS
by Monday, December 31, 2012
for your entry to be eligible. Once you’ve made your donation, take a screenshot* of the confirmation and send the image (or receipt)
with the subject line "FENDER RED CROSS BASS"
. Your $10 donation will aid in the Red Cross’ assistance in the ongoing relief efforts in place to help out Hurricane Sandy victims. Or if you'd prefer to donate online, please do so via the Red Cross donation site
, sending your receipt to the email address as above.
For more information and official contest rules and and legal specs, please visit this link. Contest will end on Monday, December 31, 2012 at 3pm ET with the winner to be announced live on EVR.com’s Andy Rourke’s Jetlag on Monday, January 7, 2013 at 2pm ET.
* To take a screenshot using iPhone, press and hold both the power and home buttons at the same time. To take a screenshot using Droid, press and hold the volume down and sleep/wake buttons simulaneously.
The American Red Cross name and emblem are used with its permission, which in no way constitutes an endorsement, express or implied, of any product, service, company, opinion or political position. The American Red Cross logo is a registered trademark owned by the American Red Cross. For more information about the American Red Cross, please visit www.redcross.org.