“These are the 100 emerging artists you should be paying attention to, because they’re going to really matter in the next 18 to 24 months."

Emerge Music Conference aims to unite bands, fans and key industry players in Las Vegas

June 20th, 2017

“These are the 100 emerging artists you should be paying attention to, because they’re going to really matter in the next 18 to 24 months."

  • The nonprofit recently cut its operating hours and staff salaries to offset funding issues.

    The nonprofit recently cut its operating hours and staff salaries to offset funding issues.

  • Beginning in January, it will allow people to “still travel to work and provide for their families,” Metro says.

    Beginning in January, it will allow people to “still travel to work and provide for their families,” Metro says.

  • The mayor’s office has been handing out the Key to the City for decades, to Elvis, Michael Jackson and more.

    The mayor’s office has been handing out the Key to the City for decades, to Elvis, Michael Jackson and more.

  • Remember when a Kodiak bear out-hot dogged competitive-eating hero Tokeru Kobayashi?

    Remember when a Kodiak bear out-hot dogged competitive-eating hero Tokeru Kobayashi?

  • “I’ve made lots of changes but they are changes people don’t see.”

    “I’ve made lots of changes but they are changes people don’t see.”

  • You can also catch Lexy Panterra at Rehab and Sugar Ray at the Flamingo.

    You can also catch Lexy Panterra at Rehab and Sugar Ray at the Flamingo.

  • The singer has kept busy in the two years since his Wildheart album.

    The singer has kept busy in the two years since his Wildheart album.

  • Ear-to-ear grins were a common accessory at this year’s EDC.

    Ear-to-ear grins were a common accessory at this year’s EDC.

  • Frank Walker broke through in March with his 24 EP and now he’s ready for his Vegas debut.

    Frank Walker broke through in March with his 24 EP and now he’s ready for his Vegas debut.

  • Stopping in for a bite and a brew is as easy as a walk in the Park.

    Stopping in for a bite and a brew is as easy as a walk in the Park.

  • Frosé season lasts all summer long.

    Frosé season lasts all summer long.

  • “This sounds like the ‘montage’ song from any number of ’80s movies, The Karate Kid, especially.

    “This sounds like the ‘montage’ song from any number of ’80s movies, The Karate Kid, especially.

  • 12 Volt Sex, The Chapter, Love Pentagon and more.

    12 Volt Sex, The Chapter, Love Pentagon and more.

  • In an age when promoting a show online is so cheap and easy, why bother with paper?

    In an age when promoting a show online is so cheap and easy, why bother with paper?

  • Also, comic Kathleen Madigan and an astronomy escape.

    Also, comic Kathleen Madigan and an astronomy escape.

  • “Something about the zeitgeist right now is working for me. Finally!”

    “Something about the zeitgeist right now is working for me. Finally!”

  • Creeper, Save Ferris, War on Women and more.

    Creeper, Save Ferris, War on Women and more.

  • Maybe it’s best considered a reflection of the furtive moments that comprise a messy life.

    Maybe it’s best considered a reflection of the furtive moments that comprise a messy life.

  • He has has altered the timbre of his vocals, coming off more Robert Smith than Morrissey.

    He has has altered the timbre of his vocals, coming off more Robert Smith than Morrissey.

  • “The fact that there was a public outcry [over me leaving ‘Silicon Valley’] was pleasantly surprising, but also kind of frustrating.”

    “The fact that there was a public outcry [over me leaving ‘Silicon Valley’] was pleasantly surprising, but also kind of frustrating.”

  • Arguably more valuable than the show floor itself, the press conferences were a whirlwind of new-game announcements and gameplay trailers.

    Arguably more valuable than the show floor itself, the press conferences were a whirlwind of new-game announcements and gameplay trailers.

  • “More often than not, stories of bodies like mine are ignored or dismissed or derided.”

    “More often than not, stories of bodies like mine are ignored or dismissed or derided.”

  • Leo, I suspect you will soon have an up-close encounter with some form of lightning.

    Leo, I suspect you will soon have an up-close encounter with some form of lightning.

  • Free for locals—or damn close to it.

    Free for locals—or damn close to it.

  • The Netflix show is full of gloriously terrible fashions and endearingly trashy pop culture.

    The Netflix show is full of gloriously terrible fashions and endearingly trashy pop culture.

  • The title character is a genetically engineered “super-pig,” created by corporate agribusiness Mirando, led by a weirdly childlike CEO played by Tilda Swinton.

    The title character is a genetically engineered “super-pig,” created by corporate agribusiness Mirando, led by a weirdly childlike CEO played by Tilda Swinton.

  • Just getting through Michael Bay’s fifth—and, for the third time, reportedly final film in the series—makes for an exhausting endeavor.

    Just getting through Michael Bay’s fifth—and, for the third time, reportedly final film in the series—makes for an exhausting endeavor.

  • A tense dinner confrontation between right- and left-wing perspectives might sound unpleasant, but this movie has more depth than a simple political shouting match.

    A tense dinner confrontation between right- and left-wing perspectives might sound unpleasant, but this movie has more depth than a simple political shouting match.

  • Take your friends and order something silly, just for kicks, but focus on the delicious seafood dishes.

    Take your friends and order something silly, just for kicks, but focus on the delicious seafood dishes.

  • Chef Chris Kight is steeped in technique, having cooked under both Thomas Keller and Gordon Ramsay.

    Chef Chris Kight is steeped in technique, having cooked under both Thomas Keller and Gordon Ramsay.

  • The sides also shame the competition, from zesty Campero beans to creamy coleslaw.

    The sides also shame the competition, from zesty Campero beans to creamy coleslaw.

  • With four locations, another in Pahrump, and two Ohjah Noodle Houses, it’s practically a restaurant empire.

    With four locations, another in Pahrump, and two Ohjah Noodle Houses, it’s practically a restaurant empire.

  • The reliable restaurant at MGM Grand has some surprises in store.

    The reliable restaurant at MGM Grand has some surprises in store.