For the first time in its history, Decibel Festival will hold its conference, film series, media lounge, will call, happy hour events, and opening gala at the EMP Museum. Decibel will also host several audio/visual showcases in EMP's JBL Theater, the Sky Church, and the multi-floored Level 3. In addition, Decibel Festival Pass holders will have complete access to visit EMP’s exhibits, including the new Spectacle: The Music Video interactive exhibit.

A world-class electronic-music/digital-media event now in its 11th year, Decibel Festival takes place Sept. 24-28 at various Seattle venues. About 25 percent of its showcases are scheduled at EMP.