Emerge Music+Impact Conference

The last day of the Emerge Music + Impact festival was a mixed bag, but it contained more good stuff than bad.

Emerge, Day 3: Quick meals, hot soul and Twin Shadow on Rhye

April 12th, 2018

The last day of the Emerge Music + Impact festival was a mixed bag, but it contained more good stuff than bad.

  • Music

    You wish you'd been in the room for the protest punk and the giant drummer robot. I wish I'd seen Christeene.

  • Music

    A historical master class on vogueing and an LA roots-rocker got the new conference/festival off to a great start.

  • Music

    When I was in Woods, I didn’t feel like I was creatively getting out what I wanted to, and with this I absolutely do.

  • Music

    We don’t consume ideas and inspiration as we once did.

  • Music

    Emerge’s speakers, innovators and tastemakers hail from pretty much every imaginable corner of cultural endeavor.

  • Music

    “As a kid, I would break into the zoo when I was 15 and 16 years old and jump into animal cages.”

  • Music

    Added to next month’s three-day event: Twin Shadow, Rhye, Hanni El Khatib and more.

  • Music

    Also: Wanda Jackson, and several new Brooklyn Bowl and Bunkhouse shows.

  • Music

    White Reaper, Mondo Cozmo and more will play Brooklyn Bowl, with proceeds going to the Las Vegas Victims' Fund.

  • Music

    During its original November weekend, Emerge will host a concert at Brooklyn Bowl benefitting victims.

  • Industry Weekly

    Terrell’s music explores the middle ground between country and rock ‘n’ roll.

  • Industry Weekly

    The indie-pop group is on the roster for the Emerge Impact + Music Conference.

  • Industry Weekly

    She’s been compared vocally to Courtney Barnett and Janis Joplin.

  • Industry Weekly

    Brittany Rose, Ekoh, Sabriel and Dark Black bring additional Vegas vibes.

  • Industry Weekly

    The Southside Chicago hip-hop artist released his debut album in May.

  • Music

    Also announced: a huge wave of new bands, including Lower Dens, White Reaper and The Regrettes.

  • Industry Weekly

    Arrow de Wild and her LA group are set to play November’s Emerge conference.

  • Industry Weekly

    Like many teenagers, Omar Banos doesn’t have a conventional sleep schedule.

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  • A&E

    Everything is different now for Whitney Cummings. The comedian has always used being single, dating and the misadventures of her romantic life as fodder for ...

  • NewsAllSports

    This year, Democracy Prep football team was elevated to Class 3A, the state’s second-highest classification, pitting it against the likes of Moapa Valley, an established ...

  • Music

    A rebel yell will be heard again in Las Vegas. Palms Casino Resort and Live Nation on Tuesday have announced Billy Idol is returning for ...

  • SportsBoxing

    Saul "Canelo" Alvarez out-punched Gennady Golovkin to a majority decision in the highly-anticipated rematch Saturday night at T-Mobile Arena ...

  • A&E

    Celine Dion performed for the first time at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace, a theater built just for her, on March 25, 2003. More than ...

  • Nightlife

    Yes, he’s the son of Victor Drai, but he’s not the Vegas kid you might be imagining.

  • Dining

    Tender wrappers, each plumped up to the size of a playing card, swaddle a juicy pork/vegetable blend worthy of being trumpeted on the marquee.

  • Dining

    La Monja will be a Mexican-style raw bar, while Hatsumi will offer a more elegant experience, focused on traditional robata and irori grilling.

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Meet the American Red Cross of Southern Nevada and learn about its mission, which goes beyond collecting and providing blood for those in need.

  • Music

    From Welshy Arms to The Presets, Hinds to Sofi Tukker

  • Dining

    Head to the bar for executive chef Mark Andelbradt’s counter-only menu and prepare for a range of explosive flavors.

  • Music

    She’ll be onstage as a presenter at this weekend’s iHeartRadio Music Festival...

  • Music

    Stick around for The Weeknd, Florence + The Machine and Arcade Fire.

  • Nightlife

    He’ll play three times this weekend—at EBC, XS and the Life Is Beautiful festival.

  • Music

    Hopes are high for Michigan quartet Greta Van Fleet, which has been riding the buzz train thanks to its unabashed re-creation of 1970s rock.

  • Music

    A few tips: Bring a water bottle and keep it filled, wear earplugs and be ready to deviate from your itinerary.

  • Fine Art

    It’s not the craziest idea to visit the festival just to see the art, and this year there’s more of it than ever.

  • Dining

    You come from the music, but you leave talking just as much about the food.

  • Nightlife

    He just put the finishing touches on his next album and will likely tease new tracks at the festival and at Marquee.

  • A&E

    The crew is raising funds and gearing up to bring a crew of 28 students and instructors to Montpellier, France, to compete in this November’s ...