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Emily Zemler

Katy Perry to Staples Center Crowd: “Thank You For Still Liking Me” (Concert Review)

"I hope we never break up," cooed the singer during her Sept. 19 Los Angeles stop

How a ‘Parks and Rec’ EP Got She & Him, Childish Gambino and Superchunk to Play His Backyard

Donick Cary is enlisting rockers to help prevent teen suicide

White Sea’s Morgan Kibby Makes Waves: Concert Review

Morgan Kibby's powerhouse vocals surge with evocative weight on record, and are just as impressively forceful in a live setting.

The Faint’s ‘Animal Needs’: Concert Review

The Omaha-based dance-punk band never has less than unadulterated passion for the moment, even when their equipment breaks down.

Christina Perri Puts on a Happy Face for Her Fans: Concert Review

Hometown show is a dream come true for singer-songwriter, who shares her "Jar of Hearts" with mostly female audience.

Childish Gambino Finds a New Community in Rap: Concert Review

Donald Glover's "rap" alter ego scores before an audience of devoted fans, justifying his decision to leave "Community" for a music career.

Jackson Browne Readies New Album

The singer-songwriter has been recording his first new release since 2008's "Time the Conqueror" with members of L.A. band Dawes.

Big Boi Talks New Album, Outkast Plans, Playing Bill Clinton at Coachella Party

Rapper credits keeping an open mind for reunion with partner Andre 3000.

Sam Smith Does It for Love, Not Money: Concert Review

Buzzed-about U.K. troubadour previews his upcoming debut album in an impressive, emotionally impactful performance.

Neil Young Invites Us Into His Living Room, But It’s Not Cheap: Concert Review

The acclaimed folk singer offers an intimate, homespun acoustic performance that centers on his classic hits, aimed at those who can afford it.

The National Documentary, Show Take Us Behind the Curtain: Concert Review

The New York rock band created a meta concert experience by performing after a movie about themselves, shifting the dynamic between fan and artist.

311 Warms Up the Faithful at Intimate L.A. Club Show: Concert Review

Alt-rock band's pre-tour show delves into deep catalog for enthusiastic diehards.