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Tiny Desk Concerts from NPR's All Songs Considered features your favorite musicians performing at Bob Boilen's desk in the NPR Music office. Watch videos from Passion Pit, The xx, Wilco, Adele, Phoenix, Tinariwen, tUnE-yArDs and many more.

Tiny Desk Concerts from NPR's All Songs Considered features your favorite musicians performing at Bob Boilen's desk in the NPR Music office. Watch videos from Passion Pit, The xx, Wilco, Adele, Phoenix, Tinariwen, tUnE-yArDs and many more.
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Tiny Desk Concerts from NPR's All Songs Considered features your favorite musicians performing at Bob Boilen's desk in the NPR Music office. Watch videos from Passion Pit, The xx, Wilco, Adele, Phoenix, Tinariwen, tUnE-yArDs and many more.

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Episodes

Bernie And The Believers Feat. Essence: Tiny Desk Concert

11/13/2018
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The story of Bernie and the Believers is the story of Bernie Dalton's diagnosis of Lou Gehrig's disease and compassionate friends making his dream come true and his songs come to life.

Duration:00:24:03

Half Waif

11/9/2018
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The band's songs, stripped here to their essence, are particularly peaceful and calm — and sometimes chilling.

Duration:00:13:09

Pedro The Lion

11/8/2018
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No matter how dark or disastrous, there's always been an undercurrent of grace to the music of David Bazan. He returns to his Pedro the Lion moniker for this memorable Tiny Desk performance.

Duration:00:14:16

Nicholas Payton Trio

11/2/2018
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After back-to-back performances in South Africa, Argentina, Chile and New York, Payton hit the Tiny Desk, where he dazzled the audience, simultaneously playing his trumpet and a Fender Rhodes.

Duration:00:24:01

Liniker e os Caramelows

10/29/2018
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Liniker e os Caramelows are from Brazil but steeped in the tradition of soul from here in the U.S. Watching this performance is to witness a spell being cast, note-by-note.

Duration:00:18:52

Jim James

10/29/2018
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A single voice can send a powerful message - and that's just what Jim James did at the Tiny Desk, with just his voice and an acoustic guitar.

Duration:00:11:31

Cautious Clay

10/24/2018
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The charismatic singer and saxophonist brought a group of longtime friends to play a warm, thoughtful and chill set at the Tiny Desk.

Duration:00:13:46

Chromeo

10/22/2018
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The self-proclaimed "Funklordz" normally perform as a duo, but played with a live band for the first time at the Tiny Desk.

Duration:00:18:02

Alfredo Rodríguez

10/22/2018
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The Cuban pianist thrilled the NPR office with an intense performance that was as melodic as it was rhythmic.

Duration:00:19:00

Florence + the Machine

10/17/2018
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"I'm sorry I'm shy," Florence Welch told the crowd of NPR family and friends gathered for her Tiny Desk performance. "If this was a big gig, I'd probably be climbing all over here and running around."

Duration:00:14:17

Café Tacvba

10/15/2018
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The pioneering Mexican band recreates the adventurous musical energy of their massive stadium shows behind Bob Boilen's desk.

Duration:00:19:07

Big Boi

10/10/2018
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The OutKast star performs "So Fresh, So Clean," "The Way You Move" and his solo single "All Night" with the help of singer Sleepy Brown and an eight-member backing band.

Duration:00:12:58

Cory Henry

10/5/2018
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Henry and his band would have sounded right at home on Stax Records in the '70s — no small accomplishment. Watch them perform three funky, soulful jams.

Duration:00:23:47

Saba

10/1/2018
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Before embarking on a tour of Australia and Asia, the Chicago native brought the squad that helped make Care For Me one of 2018's best — along with a very special guest.

Cécile McLorin Salvant

9/25/2018
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The jazz singer, who used to be into radical feminist punk, now composes and sings beautiful jazz ballads.

Duration:00:18:27

Anthony Roth Costanzo

9/21/2018
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Watch the ambitious countertenor sing music that spans more than 250 years, connecting the dots between David Byrne, George Frideric Handel and Philip Glass.

Duration:00:17:40

Julie Byrne

9/19/2018
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Julie Byrne's transporting music can turn the ordinary into the extraordinary.

Duration:00:14:50

Smif-N-Wessun

9/17/2018
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Brooklyn-bred hip-hop duo Smif-N-Wessun – consisting of partners in rhyme, Steele and Tek – illuminated the Tiny Desk with their signature, 80-proof poetry: straight, no chaser.

Duration:00:14:20

GoGo Penguin

9/17/2018
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This trio has become a reference point of their own for new school instrumentalists, a coveted achievement for any jazz group, though their appeal stretches far outside the jazz ecosystem.

Duration:00:18:20

Hobo Johnson and The Lovemakers

9/13/2018
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While this Sacramento, Calif. band didn't win this year's Tiny Desk contest, their video entry, for the song "Peach Scones," was among the more memorable we've ever seen.

Duration:00:15:36