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Win Epic Prizes with Fandiem

By HeadCount on July 22, 2021

We’re kicking off the return to live music with once-in-a-lifetime fan experiences from some of your favorite artists, both in-person and virtual. Win a guitar lesson with Bobby Weir, sold out Billy Strings Halloween tickets, a piano lesson with Amy Lee of Evanescence, plus chances to hang with Incubus or Jason Mraz! And that’s not all, each sweepstakes winner will also get a…

David Dobrik Breaks Voter Registration Records

By HeadCount on October 1, 2020

In barely 24 hours, over 100,000 Americans have registered to vote through our Tesla giveaway led by YouTube creator David Dobrik  And more than 250,000 others verified their registration status. This is unprecedented in the entire history of celebrity-led voter engagement campaigns. It’s extra inspiring to know that David is a “Dreamer” (DACA recipient) who…

Global Citizen Teams Up With HeadCount to Engage 1 Million Young Voters in 2020

By HeadCount on August 14, 2020

International advocacy organization Global Citizen and voter registration organization HeadCount announce a nonpartisan multi-year partnership to engage young Americans to check their status, register and vote. Through their joint initiatives, Global Citizen and HeadCount will mobilize support from artists, entertainers, media, corporations and nonprofit organizations, to give young Americans the tools to use their voice…

Vote With Pride

By HeadCount on June 8, 2020

This month HeadCount launches its Vote With Pride Center. The idea of the recourse center came from the Pride Centers of my youth that gave me and other LGBTQ+ people the tools to tackle simple things that we as a community had to think twice about or find an approach to that someone non-LGBTQ+ may…

Vote From Home During COVID-19: A Resource

By HeadCount on April 13, 2020

COVID-19 is changing everything across the world. While we drastically reduce our movement and stop holding mass gatherings– such as the concerts and festivals that anchor HeadCount’s work– our entire country is faced with new questions about how to support elections in the middle of a public health crisis.   The answers are in flux and…

Creative Contest: Design HeadCount’s New VOTE Pin

By HeadCount on February 7, 2020

It’s an election year, and we want to get loud. Design the HeadCount VOTE pin that we will give away at concerts, festivals, and community events across the country in 2020.  Prize Two tickets to any headlining concert by a HeadCount affiliated artist in 2020 (see list here). Excludes private events, festivals or special events….

Help Register Voters

By HeadCount on April 20, 2018

Help all Americans get registered to vote. Anyone can run a voter registration drive. If you’re a student, teacher, principal or just a good citizen, now is your chance. Visit HeadCount.org/signup to get everything you need to help register voters. Our goal is to make sure 90 percent of high schools host voter registration drives…

HeadCount’s “Soundtrack to History” ft. Everyone Orchestra presented by Magic Hat

By HeadCount on October 11, 2016

Regardless of who wins the Presidency, history will be made on Election Day this year at our “Soundtrack to History,” concert presented by Magic Hat Brewing Company. As the polls begin to close on Tuesday November 8th, and election results are revealed on the giant video screens at Brooklyn Bowl in New York City, Everyone…

Now You Can Register To Vote Via Text Message!

By HeadCount on September 22, 2016

Today, HeadCount announced that hundreds of our partner musicians will help roll out “HelloVote,” a new technology that allows anyone to register to vote via text message or Facebook Messenger. All you have to do is text “COUNT” to 384-387 to start registering. More than 200 musicians including Mac Miller, Wilco, Panic! At the Disco,…

Election-Themed Participation Row Coming to Lockn’

By HeadCount on August 16, 2016

Heading to LOCKN’ this year? Swing by the Participation Row social action village to get some sweet rewards for boning up on issues related to the 2016 election! Any attendee who completes four of the activities will receive a complimentary 30 day subscription to Qello Concerts – the premiere streaming service for concerts and music…