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Turn Up the Vote: Gym Class Heroes

Backstage at the Warped Tour '08, frontman Travis McCoy weighs in on the forthcoming presidential election and its most important issues.

Larry Fitzmaurice // July 30, 2008

As we travel around the country this summer from festival to festival, one of the topics at the forefront of everyone’s mind from roadie to fan, journalist to musician is the upcoming presidential election. And with this new feature, chats with artists backstage, gathering their opinions on the most important issues in ’08.

Today’s clip: Gym Class Heroes, whose frontman Travis McCoy chatted backstage at the Warped Tour about his opinions on the election and future of our country (and for more Warped interview footage, click here).

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