Music and Activism

GLOBAL CITIZEN AND HEADCOUNT ANNOUNCE ‘JUST VOTE’ CAMPAIGN

By christinav on September 8, 2020

Global Citizen and HeadCount today announced the launch of the Just Vote campaign to engage young Americans to check their status, register and vote in November and elections beyond. The non-partisan campaign aims to engage one million young voters and get 50,000 young people registered ahead of the 2020 election. The Just Vote campaign will…

WIN TICKETS TO AN AEG PRESENTS EVENT BY GETTING READY TO VOTE

By christinav on August 24, 2020

Enter for a chance to win tickets to your favorite AEG Presents event. All you have to do is get ready to vote. We’re partnering with AEG Presents to encourage the live music community across the United States to register and vote. Although concerts and music festivals remain suspended through the remainder of 2020 due…

Protected: WIN VIP TIX TO A MUSIC FESTIVAL & OTHER PRIZES BY GETTING READY TO VOTE

By christinav on August 20, 2020

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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…

HeadCount is throwing a virtual festival to make sure you are VOTE READY!

By Laurie Lenninger on July 30, 2020

HeadCount is throwing a virtual festival to make sure you are VOTE READY!  On August 14th at 7 PM EST, we are partnering with Live From Out There for Fort William Artist Mgmt to present: VOTE READY Live Festival stream! Featuring a stacked lineup of The War on Drugs, Robin Pecknold (of Fleet Foxes), Daniel…

Hangout With Your Favorite Artist By Getting Vote Ready

By Mollie Farrell on July 13, 2020

Enter to win a video chat with your favorite artist. All you have to do is get ready to vote. Camilla Cabello, Dave Matthews Band, The Maine, Chole Moriondo, and more of your favorite artists are encouraging fans to get out the vote as part of our “Vote Ready” Campaign. Primaries are still happening across…

Win Tickets to a Broadway Show by Getting Ready to Vote

By Jamie Huntsman on July 9, 2020

Enter to win tickets to your favorite Broadway show. All you have to do is get ready to vote. We’re partnering with fourteen major Broadway productions to encourage Broadway fans across the United States to register and vote. Although Broadway performances in New York City remain suspended through the remainder of 2020 due to COVID-19,…

Vote Safe 2020 Live

By Tappan Vickery on June 24, 2020

We are thrilled to bring you Vote Safe 2020 Live, a livestream event and virtual rally that aims to educate and inspire voters, activists, and the larger community. We will tackle how our democracy is effected by COVID-19 and the racial justice movement. When: Thursday, June 25th, 8:30 p.m. ET/ 5:30 p.m. PT RSVP: www.votesafe2020.us…

The Bridge Session

By Laurie Lenninger on May 20, 2020

The Bridge Session was a special HeadCount benefit show featuring Weir and members of The National, along with a few Brooklyn-based musicians who would eventually record and tour with Bob. The Bridge Session was entirely conceived by HeadCount as a way of bringing together diverse musical and political perspectives (including a set-break panel discussion featuring…

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….