In the midnight hour : Election Day

44 songs to help you out. Turn off the sound and crank up the tunes. As long as you're surrounded by good books, music, people, and a beverage, things are gonna be alright.

Or they won't be. C'est la vie, ecraison l'infante, peeps.

(NO BALLOTS WERE HARMED, KILLED, OR SHOWN IN THIS IMAGE)

1976

Somebody to Love / Queen

Let Me Dream If I Want To (Amphetamine Blues) / Mink Deville

Blinded by the Light / Manfred Mann's Earth Band

Take Me Home Country Roads / Toots & The Maytals

Above the Clouds / Electric Light Orchestra

1986

Don't Dream It's Over / Crowded House

On Earth As It Is In Heaven / Ennio Morricone

Playing with the Boys / Kenny Loggins

Master of Puppets / Metallica

Bigmouth Strikes Again / the Smiths

When Angels Sing / Social Distortion

1996

Outtasite (Outta Mind) / Wilco

Pretty Noose / Soundgarden

Sound of Silence / Emilana Torrini

O! What a Dream It Was / Future Bible Heroes

2006

Monsters / Band of Horses

Nuclear Daydream / Joseph Arthur

Tribulations / LCD Soundsystem

Today is a Good Day / Anna Ternheim

Someday / Brett Dennen

How to Nurse a Bruised Ego / Vive Voce

Make Out Fall Out Make Up / Love is All

Wolf Like Me / TV On The Radio

Citizens of Tomorrow / Tokyo Police Club

Exo-Politics / Muse

World Keeps Turning / Tom Waits

Mastodon / The Wolf is Loose

Not Ready to Make Nice / Dixie Chicks

Conventional Wisdom / Built to Spill

All the World is Waiting / Elf Power

Families / Neil Young

Get Off the Bandwagon / EPMD

They Took a Vote and Said No / Sunset Rubdown

I Came to Believe / Johnny Cash

The Greatest / Cat Power

Another One Goes By / The Walkmen

2016

All the Way / Bob Dylan

Joyride (Omen) / Chevelle

Walls / Kings of Leon

The Light is Clear in My Head / Moby

Head Carrier / Pixies

The Greatest / Sia + Kendrick Lamar

20/20 / the Vaccines

The End is Beautiful / Jimmy Eat World

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With Countess Becca Nutter Long

Pic: Her Royalness Rachel Nutter