Willie Nelson, Paul Simon to Headline Harvey Relief Concert - NBC New York
Harvey Aftermath

Harvey Aftermath

Harvey was a category 4 hurricane then became a flooding event on the Texas Gulf Coast

Willie Nelson, Paul Simon to Headline Harvey Relief Concert

Also scheduled to perform are Lyle Lovett and Leon Bridges

    Texas native Matthew McConaughey stopped by the Rangers Youth Ballpark Wednesday night to speak to dozens of high schoolers about what it means to "just keep livin'." (Published Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017)

    Willie Nelson, Paul Simon, James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt are among the stars headlining a benefit concert next week to help Texas residents affected by Hurricane Harvey.

    Organizers said the "Harvey Can't Mess With Texas" concert will be held in Austin on Sept. 22. It will be broadcast live on 11 Tegna stations in the state and on YouTube.

    Also scheduled to perform are Lyle Lovett and Leon Bridges. Actors Renee Zellweger and Matthew McConaughey are scheduled to make special appearances at the four-hour show at the Frank Erwin Center.

    Tickets went on sale Wednesday afternoon. Prices range from $30 to $199; proceeds will benefit the Rebuild Texas Fund.

    Aerials of Harvey's Flooding From Houston to Galveston

    [NATL] Aerials of Harvey's Flooding From Houston to Galveston

    Houston's NBC affiliate KPRC flew one of its helicopters from Houston to Galveston to survey the damage from Tropical Storm Harvey.

    (Published Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017)

    Donations will also be collected from phone banks at the television stations.