Tag: Gathering of the Vibes

Join Dispatch, The Disco Biscuits and Members of the Grateful Dead At our Gathering of the Vibes Fundraiser

HeadCount will be hosting two backstage VIP events at Gathering of the Vibes – Saturday Aug 2nd with Bill Kreutzmann, Mickey Hart and The Disco Biscuits, and Sunday Aug 3rd with Dispatch

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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.

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A Gathering of the Faithful at Vibes

It was hard work, hard rain, deep beauty, and HeadCount pride for our Festival Coordinator at The Gathering of the Vibes.

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HeadCount Offers the Ultimate Music Experiences!

HeadCount has got the best way for you to see music this summer! Check out our upcoming events and auctions!

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Chris and Keely’s Festival Adventure Part 5: Gathering of the Vibes

It can be agreed that Gathering of the Vibes was a perfect way to end the summer festival adventures, even though the heat was oppressive the music and vibes were truly great.

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Interview: Gathering of the Vibes’ Harry Moran

Harry Moran, non-profit coordinator for Gathering of the Vibes, discusses activity at the upcoming festival.

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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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Interview: Security Pro Marshall Rodriguez On Nitrous

Over the last few years the battle between concert promoters and people who sell nitrous oxide balloons has escalated to almost an all-out war. Standing on the front lines is Marshall Rodriguez, a fan who launched a security company in 2000 that specializes in festivals and jamband-oriented concert events. His company, Marker Security, has since…

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Al Schnier On Gathering Of The Vibes Death

As you’ve probably heard by now, an apparently grisly death marred last weekend’s Gathering of the Vibes. It was the first time anybody has died at a Vibes since the annual event’s 1996 debut. I attended the festival and can attest that this unpleasantness was in no way representative of the festival as a whole….

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Interview: Ken Hays, Gathering The Vibes Since 1996

The Gathering of the Vibes has been an East Coast summer institution of Grateful Dead-centric music and hijinks since 1996, when it was founded by Ken Hays as a performance offshoot of Terrapin Tapes, his successful tapers supply source. The Vibes return to Bridgeport, Connecticut’s Seaside Park on July 23-26, with another strong lineup featuring…