Turn Up the Vote: Drive-By Truckers

080826_drive_by_truckers.jpg
Drive-By Truckers' Patterson Hood
WRITTEN BY
SPIN Staff

Drive-By Truckers guitarist/vocalist Patterson Hood says he isn't happy about "the whole direction of the country." He recently spoke with SPIN.com about the most important issues facing America in the 2008 presidential election.

Below, he discusses his political thoughts, including the need to bring the troops home from Iraq and deal with the tanking economy.

To do your part, head to Headcount.org, a non-partisan, not-for-profit organization devoted to voter registration and participation in democracy.

Click the button here to visit their site, and register to vote!

Now Watch This: Drive-By Truckers' Patterson Hood

More on SPIN.com:
>> Backstage at Bonnaroo: Drive-By Truckers
>> Hold Steady, Drive-By Truckers Map Co-Headlining Tour
>> Review: Drive-By Truckers, Decoration Day (New West)

00:00 00:00 No Song Selected More info
00:00 00:00
placeholder
Now Playing
  • 1 Stardeath and White Dwarfs — Luminous Veil " 04:40
  • 2 Tuatara — Snakecharmer " 02:56
  • 3 Sleep — The Clarity " 09:51
  • 4 The Weeknd — King Of The Fall " 05:02
  • 5 Unicorns — Rocketship " 02:50
  • 6 Valentino Khan — Make Some Noise " 03:43
  • 7 Christopher Denny — Watch Me Shine " 04:28

SPIN is a member of SPIN Music Group, a division of BUZZMEDIA