Election Day is coming up, and you can use your playlists to supercharge as you get out and vote. Not only that, but you can make your trekking out and back more ceremonious and memorable! So let's cut right to the chase. Below are 2 sample playlists you can enjoy as Election Day approaches.
My advice: Find tunes that will charge you up with the right energy and send you the motivational message you need to be hearing, as well as reward you for doing something good and important. Find the tune(s) you like, put them on your iPod, play them often, and do vote. Make good memories. Enjoy.
Presidential Election 2012 Playlist #1
"Right Now," Van Halen
"People Have the Power," Patti Smith
"I Won't Back Down," Tom Petty
"The Times They Are A Changin'," Bob Dylan
"We Won't Get Fooled Again," The Who
Presidential Election 2012 Playlist #2
"Sonata for Two Pianos in D, K. 448," Wolfgang Mozart
"Symphony #9 from the New World," Antonin Dvork
"Carmina Burana," Carl Orff
"Bolero," Maurice Ravel
"Fight Song," University of Michigan
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