One Major New York City event is the Get Out the Vote Party at the Highline Ballroom on Monday November 3. It is being co-orginized by Head Count, and Magic Hat Brewing Company. Head Count is a nationally renowned voter registration orginization that has been helping people vote since 2004. They put a heavy focus on helping people get absentee ballots, ensuring that as many Americans vote as possible – regardless of circumstance. Head Count has been registering voters at hundreds of concerts around the country in the last few years.
The Magic Hat Brewing Company is sponsoring the event, and has come up with one of the better slogans in recent memory, "Raise a beer to Democracy throughout the land!"
The show features Robert Randolph, ?uestlove of The Roots, Stanton Moore, Joss Stone and many other performers. Joss Stone has recorded Governmentalist a special song particularly for the event, which can be downloaded for free at the Head Count website. The show will also be webcast live at iClips.net for fans to watch nation-wide.
It’s important to make your voice heard on November 4. If you have questions about any part of the voting process, Head Count is an excellent resource.