Watch the annual White House USO Salute to the Military Concert on July 4, 2012 Independence Day Celebration. The event starts at 8 p.m. ET and will feature performances from United States Marine Corps band and country music star Brad Paisley among others. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will attend, along with 1,200 military personnel and family members. See it in real time via live stream video embedded below at that time. Thereafter check back for the full replay video which will posted when it is made available.
Live web-feed video is embedded above. Direct link if player can’t be seen on smart phones, tablet computers, etc. Another live stream is at CNN Live and CNN for iPhone and iPad app. Or get the White House iPad and iPhone app and Android app; all are a free download. The concert begins at 8 p.m. ET; use World Clock to determine start time in your time zone on July 4 or July 5 accordingly. The location is the White House South Lawn.
This is the fourth annual concert and celebration held at the White House on Independence day, by USO (United Service Organizations Inc.) According to the USO, more than 1,200 troops and their families will attend the concert which is headlined by Grammy winning country music artist Brad Paisley, with performances from and others. Read more about the event and its history here.
Photo credit: Official White House Photo by Pete Souza
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