Tag: Phish

HeadCount at Ten: How It All Started

HeadCount at Ten: How It All Started

This year marks HeadCount’s 10th Anniversary. To celebrate, we’ll be taking a look back at our history on a year-by-year basis, starting with 2004. We hope this series captures the enormous contribution made by artists, volunteers and supporters, who got us to this milestone. Read More

Movers, Shakers, Music Lovers: Jake Sherman, Politico

Movers, Shakers, Music Lovers: Jake Sherman, Politico

This year, HeadCount will take a deeper look at the people who make and report the news in Washington, D.C. — and we’re talking to them about (what else?) music. It turns out that the people who shape the political landscape are as passionate about music as they are about politics. We’ll be talking to them about the bands they love and the shows that changed their lives. Our first subject, Jake Sherman (@JakeSherman) covers Congress for Politico.  Read More

HeadCount Holiday Fundraiser

HeadCount Holiday Fundraiser

For a little while now, HeadCount has been sitting on the MOTHERLOAD of signed posters and items from various festivals. So this year, we decided to hold a little fundraiser by auctioning them off for the holidays. Read More

HeadCount’s Best Year Ever

HeadCount’s Best Year Ever

Not too long ago, it looked like it would be a very tough year for anyone trying to encourage political participation, especially HeadCount. People were turned off by the system as a whole. Many believed that voter enthusiasm had peaked in 2008, and Americans – especially young Americans, were just tuning out. Now, we are proud to announce that 2012 was HeadCount’s best year ever. We registered 103,340. The total for the two-year election cycle was 111,832. Read More

The Great American Roadtrip: Phish Tour, Leg 2

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After an epic Phish tour that stretched from SF to Atlanta to Denver, a HeadCount volunteer reflects on her experience. Read More

Rundown from an Epic Day

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With the help of George Lopez, Stephen Colbert, 50 Cent, Dave Matthews and hundreds of volunteers, HeadCount registered around 40,000 voters on National Voter Registration Day. Here’s how it all went down. Read More

The Great American Road Trip: Phish, Part 1

The Great American Road Trip: Phish, Part 1

Phish tour in full effect! The first report from our intrepid road team. Watch for them on tour! Read More

Volunteers Take “The Great American Roadtrip” Registering Voters

HeadCount is hitting the road this summer with Dave Matthews Band, Wilco, Phish and Furthur. Read More

New App Brings Iconic Music Photography to Your iPad

New App Brings Iconic Music Photography to Your iPad

A new app allows you to peer into the mind of legendary music photographer Danny Clinch. Read More

Volunteer of the Month: Eytan Bernet

Volunteer of the Month: Eytan Bernet

Another amazing volunteer helping us rock! Check out the HeadCount Volunteer of the Month! Read More

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