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Noisey Presents the Emerge Music + Impact Conference

Head to Vegas this November for three days of music with Gerard Way, Beach Slang, Cuco, and more.

by Noisey Staff
Sep 6 2017, 9:04pm

Summer may be winding down, but we've got the best of festival season still in store. Today, Noisey is pleased to announce our partnership with the new Emerge Music + Impact conference, going down November 16-18 in Las Vegas.

The tastemaking event will feature more than 100 musicians and 30 speakers, showcasing rising new talent and dynamic speakers taking on today's most relevant social themes. The current lineup features talks from artists including Imagine Dragons and Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance, alongside performances from emerging acts like Beach Slang, Cuco, LA Witch, Billie Eilish, and more to be announced soon.

Curation from the event comes courtesy some of the industry's top talent, including The Killers, Grammy Award-winning record producer Rob Cavallo, Billboard Magazine 40 Under 40 recipient Kirk Sommer, Paradigm talent agent Tom Windish, legendary MTV video deejay Matt Pinfield, and Emerge partner Reynolds Management.

"Having Noisey on board to present the Emerge Music + Impact Conference, which celebrates the next great musical artists, new-age thinkers, and social pioneers is a game-changer not only for our event, but for these soon-to-be-breakout artists." explains Emerge founder Rehan Choudhry, who also founded Las Vegas' Life is Beautiful Festival. "The collective reach and partnership of our partners like Noisey, ReverbNation and Spotify will ensure that our shared mission of launching the careers of worthy and influential performers is fulfilled."

For more information about Emerge Music + Impact Conference, or to purchase tickets, visit

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