Tag: Trey Anastasio

Announcing the #GoVote Photo Campaign

Get ready. On Election Day, more than 300 entertainers will go on social media and post photos of themselves urging their fans to “#GoVote.”

Posted in News

HeadCount at Ten: 2007, The Year that HeadCount Arrived

In 2007, HeadCount got its proverbial $&%#@ together, with big assists from guys like Trey Anastasio, Warren Haynes and Bob Weir.

Posted in 10th anniversary

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

Lockn’ is for Lovers

Lockn,’ HeadCount, Qello, and 15 non-profits add up to an unprecedented and beautiful festival collaboration.

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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Personal Liberty Issue Update: Guns, More Guns, and Trey Anastasio

How the NRA plans to expand Second Amendment rights, why the Feds have been selling assault rifles to Mexican drug cartels, and why Phish front-man Trey Anastasio was given an award for his work on promoting drug courts.

Posted in Personal Liberty, Music and Activism, Issue Updates

Trey Anastasio Given Award by National Association of Drug Court Professionals

Phish’s Trey Anastasio won an award this week from the National Association of Drug Court Professionals. He also got a standing ovation unlike any he’s ever received.

Posted in Music and Activism, Trends in Music and Society

Trey Anastasio Advocates Drug Courts

Mr. Anastasio goes to Washington to advocate for rethinking the “War on Drugs” and focusing on Drug Courts.

Posted in Personal Liberty, Music and Activism

Hangout Festival Review

“Excuse our appearance while we throw the biggest beach party ever!” This was the text from a lone sign that hung on one of the fences at the Hangout Music Festival in Gulf Shores, AL this past weekend. They weren’t kidding. Hangout pulled off a festival on the beach just about as well as anybody…

Posted in Music and Activism, Gulf Coast Recovery

From Casual “Hangout” to a “Concert for the Coast”

The chance to make a difference sometimes comes in unexpected packages. Huka Entertainment, a popular concert promoter in Mobile, AL, set out to produce a large-scale concert festival on the beach in nearby Gulf Shores. With the white sands and emerald green water of the region as a primary selling point, they garnered a healthy…