Tag: bob weir

Feel the Vibes with Bob Weir and Furthur

Want to live large? HeadCount is hosting a special event at Gathering of the Vibes this year, where our guests will meet Bob Weir and then watch the Furthur show from “the pit.”

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Owsley Stanley – LSD pioneer and counterculture icon dies

LSD pioneer and sound technician for the Grateful Dead, Owsley “Bear” Stanley died Saturday in a car accident in Queensland, Australia at age 76.

Posted in Personal Liberty, Music and Activism

“Hello, it’s Brownie”

VIDEO of Marc Brownstein calling fans and Bob Weir to remind them to vote.

Posted in Uncategorized, Politics and Elections, HeadCount Community

HeadCount Artists Making “Real” Calls To Voters

Artists such as Bob Weir and ?uestlove will be making LIVE calls to a few lucky people who Pledged to Vote with HeadCount. And our co-chair Marc Brownstein will be making calls streamed live on the Web.

An epic summer (as an intern!)

A University of Texas student describes his experience as a HeadCount summer intern.

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Bob Weir, Roots ‘Dancing In the Street’ At Earth Day

Last Sunday, Bob Weir joined Sting, John Legend, the Staple Singers, and Fall Out Boy singer Patrick Stump on Washington, DC’s National Mall for the Earth Day Climate Rally. Backed by the Roots, as were all the day’s acts, Weir laid down a slinky “Dancing in the Streets” in honor of Earth Day’s 40th birthday….

Posted in Music and Activism, Sustainability and Climate Change

HeadCount Fund Raiser Takes You Furthur On Coney Island

HeadCount is proud to be able to enhance your Furthur experience. Thanks to AEG Live, CID Entertainment, the Furthur family, and especially HeadCount board member Bob Weir, HeadCount is offering a pair of VIP packages for the group’s June 26 show at Coney Island’s MCU Park (home of the Brooklyn Cyclones baseball team). Your tax-deductible…

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Sting, Weir, Roots To Play Climate Rally In DC

Sting, John Legend, the Roots, Jimmy Cliff, Passion Pit, Bob Weir, Willie Colón, Joss Stone, Robert Randolph, Patrick Stump, Mavis Staples, and Booker T will help celebrate Earth Day’s 40th birthday this Sunday during a possibly massive Climate Rally on the National Mall. Scheduled speakers at the 11 a.m. event include the Rev. Jesse Jackson,…

Interview: Bob Weir Part 4 – At Home In The White House

“These days when I go to D.C. I go to the White House and I do business….I feel like I belong there. I think we all belong there.” Those are the words of HeadCount board member Bob Weir, who has been a semi-frequent guest at the White House along with other members of the Grateful…

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Interview: Bob Weir Part 3 – How Barack Obama Reunited The Dead

“We weren’t kicking around the notion of playing together until the opportunity to make a difference and get people registered and voting. When that opportunity came our way, we all said, ‘Hell, we gotta do this, guys.’” Bob Weir – of the Grateful Dead, RatDog, and, most recently, Furthur – sits on HeadCount’s board of…