Coral Moons, The Haunt, Afton Wolfe, Joanna Pearl, Wood Willow & Kevin Daniel Join iVoted Festival (Nov 8)
October 16, 2022 by 1888media
In 2020, #iVoted produced the largest digital concert in history, which took place on November 3rd, Election Night. 450+ artists participated including Billie Eilish, Jeff Tweedy (of Wilco), Taking Back Sunday, Trey Anastasio (of Phish), The Regrettes, Halestorm, Joywave, Young The Giant and FEVER 333, all curated per the data of the top streaming artists in and from key states.
Fans RSVP’d to access the stream with a selfie at home or from outside of their polling place or at home with their blank and unmarked ballot.
For the 2022 midterms, #iVoted will stage another livestream festival with 400 artists expected to take part. In addition to appearances by Billie Eilish, FINNEAS, Steph Curry, Eugene Mirman, and Seth Godin, there will be performances by Run The Jewels, Jordana, Lake Street Dive, CNCO, Carl Craig, Rise Against, Umphrey’s McGee, MILCK x Autumn Rowe, Filter, Local H, Post Animal, Dead Sara, Lil’ Scrappy, Halestorm, Jamby El Favo, Shakey Graves, 3OH!3, DeVotchKa, Yonder Mountain String Band, Delta Rae, The Revivalists, Doll Skin, Los Lobos, Duane Betts, The Starting Line, Bully, and OK Go are among some of the marquee artists confirmed for the #iVoted Festival webcast which will stream via Mandolin on Tuesday, November 8th (Election Day).
In addition to Mandolin, partners for the i#Voted Festival include When We All Vote, ChartMetric, Vote Early Day, HeadCount, Vinylly, idobi Radio, Bandsintown, Live Nation Women, Lyte, Music Managers Forum – US, Sweet Relief Musicians Fund, Youth on Record, BMI, ASM Global, AEG Presents, 80/20 Records, All Vote No Play, Ticket Time Machine, Catera, Jump.Global, RootNote, JV Agency, Rock Against Racism, UpStaged Entertainment Group, Girls Rock Asheville, National Independent Venue Foundation (NIVF), WNOV, sona, Students Opposing Speciesism (SOS), Come Hear North Carolina, I’m Down To Vote, Music Connection, Pachamama Alliance, Please Vote Nashville, Revolutions Per Minute (RPM), Sixthman, and the American Association of Independent Music (A2IM).
#iVoted is a non-partisan 501(c)3 non-profit founded by entrepreneurs Emily White, Mike Luba, and Pat Sansone of Wilco and The Autumn Defense.
In 2018 #iVoted activated over 150 venues in 37 states to let fans into venues on November 6th, 2018 (the United States’ national election night), who showed a selfie from outside of their polling place.
Their mission was and is to increase voter turnout.