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Visit “Participation Row” on Dead & Co. Tour

If you’re hitting a Dead & Co. show this summer, be sure to visit the Participation Row social action village. It’s a place where you can register to vote, do fun activities with various non-profit organizations, and get cool stuff for free! At the band’s tour opening show in Charlotte, North Carolina June 10th, Participation Row…

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Getting the Best Seats for Dead & Co, Dixie Chicks, TTB

At HeadCount we are blessed with some musical friends who support us every way they can. They host our voter registration drives, take cool photos, appear in PSAs. Sometimes they even join us on conference calls with our volunteers. Another way they get behind our work is throwing us the best seats in the house for…

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An Interview with Rob Garza of Thievery Corporation

Twenty years ago, Washington, D.C- residents Rob Garza and Eric Hilton teamed up to form Thievery Corporation – a genre-bending, mind-twisting collective that mixed hip-hop, World Beat and dance music into a hypnotic soup of memorable songs and an unmatched live stage show. In the two decades since, they’ve never been shy about their decidedly…

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HeadCount and Ben & Jerry’s Team Up

We love Ben & Jerry’s. We love their ice cream, their music-themed flavors and their passion for voting. That’s why we’re so excited to set up at their shops and register voters April 12th on Free Cone Day! We’ll be at select stores in major markets across the country, helping people update their registrations and…

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Marc Brownstein’s First Time

Are you ready to laugh? Watch this video featuring Marc Brownstein (Disco Biscuits, Electron, Conspirator) and Jeremy Salken (Big Gigantic) offering a tongue-in-cheek description of their first time voting that kind of sounds like their first time partaking in another activity… The video is a piece we helped produce with our friends at Mashable to…

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HeadCount Rockin Road Trip to NH

As the leading non-profit organization that registers voters at concerts, HeadCount wanted to know what young people in New Hampshire really thought about the candidates as the primary approached. So we road tripped to the Granite State, to capture the energy of the primaries and interview young people volunteering for campaigns, attending rallies, or just…

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HeadCount is Grassroots California’s Charity of the Month for February

Grassroots California is a progressive clothing line that makes high quality merchandise, at affordable prices, all done here in the United States. I for one LOVE their creative and unique lines of flat brim hats, both fitted and snapbacks. In fact in 2014 Grassroots California and HeadCount collaborated to create the iconic “#GoVote” hat that…

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2015 HeadCount Holiday Auction

I don’t know about you, but 2015 seems to have flown by, far faster than I ever could have imagined, and now it’s almost 2016. But before we switch out the calendars we have Hannukah, Festivus, Kwanzaa and Christmas to celebrate, and I have totally forgotten to buy any items for my loved ones. Thankfully…

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Announcing the HeadCount Board Member Lunch Series

I eat lunch almost every day of the week. Generally I have one of two types of lunches. The first type involves me eating a sandwich alone while hunched over my computer, checking emails and hoping no mayo falls onto my keyboard. The second type of lunch is drastically different. The second type of lunch…

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He Did it Again: Bob Weir Plays Signed D’Angelico To Support Charity Auction

UPDATE: The Dead & Company charity auction will be CLOSING ON WEDNESDAY, NOV. 25TH at the 1st Bank Center in Broomfield, CO, 30 minutes into set break. Look for the auction on the arena concourse during both 1st Bank Center concerts. With Dead & Company getting rave reviews across the Northeast, Bob Weir continued a…

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