Posted on May 21, 2019

Rachel Silton

Kiara

Kiara has been performing most of her life and the stage is where she is most comfortable. She began her journey of performing on stage at 10 years old starring as Alice in Alice in Wonderland with a local theater company. Since then she has also played Cinderella, TI Moune, and Dorothy in The Wiz […]

Posted on May 21, 2019

Rachel Silton

Julie Mintz

With her delicate yet commanding vocals, Julie Mintz has a rare ability to turn the most nuanced of feelings into songs that captivate. On her full-length debut, the L.A.-based singer/songwriter muses on longing and disillusionment and romantic confusion, an exploration made all the more enthralling by her moody and luminous take on Gothic Americana. But in choosing a […]

Posted on May 20, 2019

Rachel Silton

Karlea

This is Karlea’s second year at Emerge and after listening to the upbeat anthems of Karlea’s debut album, its interesting to learn about her small, farm town life in SE Kansas to working as a proud Asian-American among industry leaders throughout Los Angeles and Hong Kong. Being first generation, Karlea was told stories of how […]

Posted on May 20, 2019

Rachel Silton

Sadie

Sadie Van is a 21 year old singer, songwriter, and musician from West Hills, California. Sadie was born into music. Having watched her mom perform on the local music scene as well as on the praise team at church, Sadie knew as early as the age of 3 that she wanted to follow in her […]

Posted on May 18, 2019

Rachel Silton

Preston

Montana based rapper & songwriter Preston Wayne has an innate way of connecting with his listeners from the moment they hear his sound. With a love for writing rhymes and stanzas from the age of 11, he would go on to get his musical inspiration from a wide range of creatives such as Prince, Michael […]

Posted on May 9, 2019

Rachel Silton

Miss Eaves

Miss Eaves is the feminist sound storm of Brooklyn based-multimedia artist Shanthony Exum. Her fierce femcee electro-pop-rap-dance-explosions celebrate confident women who aren’t afraid to love themselves and own their sexuality — all with a take-no-shit attitude that pushes back at the patriarchy, haters, and anyone else who tries to keep her down.

Posted on May 9, 2019

Rachel Silton

John Forte

John Forté is a Grammy-nominated recording artist, filmmaker and activist. First recognized for his work with multi-platinum hip hop group The Fugees, Forté has released several solo and collaborative projects to-date. Forté’s felony conviction and eventual Presidential commutation cemented Forté’s commitment to reforming America’s broken criminal justice system. For the past 25 years, Forté has developed, maintained and […]

Posted on May 3, 2019

Rachel Silton

J.F. Seary

J.F. Seary is a Nuyorican poet, actor and educator. She has performed her original spoken word poetry across the US and in the UK. Classical, contemporary & experimental theatrical productions include; Shakespeare’s King Lear, A Midsummer Night’s Dream and As You Like It, HerStory, Vivisection, In The Cypher, Soledad Speaks, Of Mothers and Men and Latin Lives.  J.F. Seary is the co-creator and co-writer of the  web-series The New York Effect. She continues to […]

Posted on May 1, 2019

Rachel Silton

The Dose

Simply put, THE DOSE make beautiful noise. Their massive sound emanates from the life experience and passion of just two individuals, a distinctive duo brimming with purposeful energy, expansive melody, esoteric ruminations, and unrestrained emotion. Vocalist/guitarist Indio Downey and drummer Ralph Alexander stir the most potent elements of the rock n’ roll landscape of the […]

Posted on May 1, 2019

Rachel Silton

Luna Aura

As of late, the LA-via-Phoenix native joined forces with JT Daly for her newest single “Crash Dive”, a visceral and red-blooded lead to her upcoming album entitled “Three Cheers for the American Beauty”. Aura draws on childhood influences like Garbage, NIN, Hole and Gwen Stefani. Her latest work feels fresh, dynamic, and aggressive. Perfectly matched […]