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Turn Up the Vote: Ha Ha Tonka

At Lollapalooza, the scruffy Missouri rockers sound off on important issues in the upcoming presidential election.

SPIN iconSPIN Staff // August 13, 2008

While we bounce from festival to festival this season, has been chatting up artists backstage about what matters most to them in this decisive election year. Our latest video entry in this series comes from Missouri buzz band Ha Ha Tonka, whose frontman, Brian Roberts, is a cancer survivor.

Not surprisingly, when we asked the band at Chicago’s Lollapalooza what their biggest issue would be in making a decision at the polls this year, health care was highest on their list.

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