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We’ve Got Jane’s Back

At 12:30 AM on Thursday, tragedy struck at South by Southwest in Austin, TX. HeadCount’s Jane Henderson was among the seriously injured. Now, the HeadCount community is raising money to help her recover.

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Movers, Shakers, Music Lovers: Steve Liesman, CNBC

In our blog series Movers, Shakers, Music Lovers, wemeet Steve Liesman, CNBC’s senior economics reporter, and talk about how the music of the Grateful Dead shaped his life.

Posted in Interviews, Music and Activism, Headliners

HeadCount at Ten: How It All Started

On February 13th, 2004, HeadCount officially launched at a small concert in Denver, CO. Ten years later, we’ve registered 300,000 voters and championed dozens of ways for the music community to make its voice heard.

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Movers, Shakers, Music Lovers: Jake Sherman, Politico

The people who shape the political landscape are as passionate about music as they are about politics. In our new blog series Movers, Shakers, Music Lovers, we’ll be talking to them about the bands they love and the shows that changed their lives.

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Meet Bob Weir at HeadCount Fundraisers!

To help celebrate HeadCount’s 10th Anniversary, Bob Weir will be hosting a few of our supporters as his special guests at upcoming RatDog shows in Washington, D.C. on Feb. 17th and 18th, and Port Chester, NY on March 1st and 2nd.

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In 2013, We Went Big

For HeadCount, 2013 was all about finding new ways to participate, speak out, and get down. We went further than ever to activate music lovers to change the world, and it’s just the beginning.

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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.

Posted in Music and Activism

Participation Row Pays Off

HeadCount KNOWS non-profit villages at music festivals, so when we got asked to run one for the Lockn’ festival, we knew good things would happen. But we never expected things would go so well there’d be a freakin’ ceremony!

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HeadCount’s Best Year Ever

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.

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The All-Stars Came Out for HeadCount Benefit at The Cap

Trey Anastasio, Bob Weir, The Roots, Warren Haynes, Grace Potter and Bobby Keys all appeared at the most recent HeadCount benefit concert.

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