As the Bush calamity continues to unfold, Punkvoter.com founder and NOFX member
Fat Mike will continue his crusade against "Dubya" by visiting the HOWARD STERN on Mon., May 3rd @ 7:30 AM (EST) to talk about Punkvoter.com and everything else going on around it!
MTV is also running a segment on Punkvoter.com that airs Friday, April 30th @ 6:50 PM
Other media coverage includes:
CNN Inside Politics (Interview), ABC World News (Interview), FOX TV, MTV, FUSE, RAB Vol. 1 TV commercial running on Fuse and Howard Stern Show, Tech TV
Fat Mike has done interviews on over 25 Commercial Stations including KROQ (Kevin & Bean), LIVE 105, KJEE, 91X, KGO, KRZQ, KWOD, KLLC, WBCN, WNNX, Q101, WJFK, WJR (ABC Radio), KMBY, KFMA, KEDJ, KXTE, KRBZ, KNRK, KNRQ, KCXX, KBZT, KRAB, CFOX, AIR AMERICA, etc.
Rolling Stone (Current issue w/ Usher), Stuff / Maxim, Billboard, Associated Press, Spin, Alternative Press, Newsweek, NY & LA Times, Entertainment Weekly, Reuters News Wire, Playboy, CMJ (Cover), Hustler, Revolver, AMP, Mean Street, E Online, and hundreds of others.
What is Punk Voter (www.punkvoter.com)?
A grassroots coalition of punk bands, punk labels, and most importantly punk fans coming together to form a united front in opposition to the dangerous, deadly, and destructive policies of George Bush Jr. Punk Voter was formed by Fat Mike of NOFX.
Who is involved?
NOFX, No Doubt, Green Day, Foo Fighters, Bad Religion, the Used, Yellowcard, Joan Jett, Krist Novoselic, Jello Biafra, Ministry, Sum 41, Rancid, Alkaline Trio, the Offspring, the Ataris, New Found Glory, and countless other labels, companies and bands.
What is our goal?
To inform, inspire, enrage, and help turn the millions of punk fans into a political force to be reckoned with. Our goal is to educate, register and mobilize over 500,000 of today's youth.
Compilation: (Rock Against Bush)
The Rock Against Bush compilation was released on April 20th and is the first of two volumes. The comp consists of 26 songs, almost all of which are unreleased and exclusive, from some of the most notable bands in punk and rock: NOFX, Ataris, Anti-Flag, New Found Glory, Alkaline Trio, Descendents, Ministry, the Offspring, Social Distortion and several more. The Rock Against Bush comp will be accompanied by a bonus DVD that is packed with informative material and music videos from bands like Bad Religion, Anti-Flag, and NOFX. There also will be trailers from political films, exclusive commentary from esteemed political pundits, and a piece from comedian and Grammy nominee David Cross.
There will be 2 major punk voter tours of college campuses and universities that started with 3 kick-off benefit shows in SF (Mar. 12th) and LA (Mar. 13th, 14th) and a huge showcase at the 2004 SXSW Festival in Austin (Mar. 19th). The first leg of the tour featured NOFX, Alkaline Trio, and other guests and ran from March 29th to April 16th. Over 50,000 people attended these shows!!! The second leg of the tour will be an East Coast run in September. In addition to the 2 major tours there will be numerous other Rock Against Bush sponsored tours.