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Capitol Community: Our Trip To The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Capitol Community: Our Trip To The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

In 1979, the concept of a “Rock ‘n’ Roll High School” served as fodder for comedy. However in 2015, thanks to the The Capitol Community Fund, we were able to turn that into a reality. This year we sent nine lucky teachers from the New York area to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame + Museum in Cleveland to receive … Read More

Meet Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi at Vibes

Meet Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi at Vibes

We are excited to announce that Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi are doing a private meet and greet reception for HeadCount at Gathering of the Vibes in Bridgeport, CT on Friday, July 31st, starting at 2 PM. Ticket information is available at http://gatheringofthevibes.com/headcount-vip. This is the second time that Derek and Susan have been the guests of honor at … Read More

Absentee and Confidential Maximum Bids Accepted for Silent Auction  

Absentee and Confidential Maximum Bids Accepted for Silent Auction   

The information in this blog was amended following the July 4th Grateful Dead concert. All times listed below subject to change.  Due to overwhelming interest in the Participation Row Silent auction – especially the signed D’Angelico Fare Thee Well guitar played by Bob Weir on stage – HeadCount has amended the auction procedure to allow anyone, include those streaming … Read More

Weir Plays Participation Row Guitar on Stage

Weir Plays Participation Row Guitar on Stage

The first two shows of Fare Thee Well were epic in every regard. It began with every fan getting a rose on the first night, and then getting treated to a double rainbow! The second night was even more special for all of us at HeadCount and the charities of Participation Row (the non-profit village that HeadCount organized for … Read More

Free Postcards on Participation Row

Free Postcards on Participation Row

  For the 50th Anniversary Grateful Dead shows in Santa Clara and Chicago, HeadCount is organizing a Participation Row Non-Profit Village to highlight the last half-century of Dead-affiliated philanthropy. It will be a lot like Shakedown Street, if you replace grilled cheeses and veggie burritos with ways to change the world. Each of the 17 non-profit organizations on Participation … Read More

Charity Auction For Unique Dead50 Memorabilia

Charity Auction For Unique Dead50 Memorabilia

To celebrate the Grateful Dead’s 50th Anniversary Fare Thee Well shows, HeadCount has teamed up with D’Angelico Guitars and Remo Percussion to create stunning commemorative items that will be signed by the Grateful Dead and the guest musicians, and and made available to the public at the Participation Row Silent Auction. The Participation Row auction will feature the ONLY items scheduled to … Read More

Participation Row Dead50 Ticket Auction

Participation Row Dead50 Ticket Auction

You spent days decorating a ticket request envelope with a Stealie and Skulls and Roses. You waited in a virtual line on TicketMaster for hours as the site kept crashing and reloading. You have been tracking the slightest daily changes in StubHub prices for tickets listed by scalpers. And despite all of that effort you still don’t have tickets … Read More

Amanda Palmer’s Doc Supporting HeadCount

Amanda Palmer’s Doc Supporting HeadCount

“We have our voices back,” is how Amanda Palmer summed up the influence of technology on art, in the new documentary, “Amanda F**king Palmer on the Rocks.” Read More

HeadCount and FireChat Go Off-The-Grid

HeadCount and FireChat Go Off-The-Grid

HeadCount made another big move in the technology space this week by partnering with FireChat, an app that enables you to converse with others via smart phones – even when cell service or wifi is down. Read More

Announcing the #GoVote Photo Campaign

Announcing the #GoVote Photo Campaign

Get ready. On Election Day, more than 300 entertainers will go on social media and post photos of themselves urging their fans to “#GoVote.” Read More

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