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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

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

Jupiter & Okwess

9/10/2018
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Jupiter Bokondji and his band Okwess play music that feels both African and American, with Jupiter's early musical tastes inspired by The Jackson 5, James Brown and the sounds of Motown.

Duration:00:12:37

Kalbells

9/5/2018
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The band makes life-affirming music that singer Kalmia Traver created over the past few years, filled with the triumph of being cancer free.

Duration:00:14:27

George Li

9/4/2018
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Watch the young Harvard grad dispatch some of the most "knuckle-busting" piano repertoire with uncommon panache and precision.

Tech N9ne Feat. Krizz Kaliko: Tiny Desk Concert

8/29/2018
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Two of Kansas City's finest — and indie hip-hop's trailblazers — deliver a dose of Strange Music.

Duration:00:14:36

T.I.

8/27/2018
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In the fifteen years since he released Trap Muzik, Tip Harris has reinvented himself a thousand times over. But the stories he recounts from that era make his Tiny Desk a memorable one.

Duration:00:08:57

Dermot Kennedy

8/27/2018
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Backed for the first time ever by members of the Howard Gospel Choir, the Irish singer-songwriter shows off a voice built to fill stadiums in more ways than one.

Duration:00:13:45

Dermot Kennedy

8/24/2018
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Backed for the first time ever by members of the Howard Gospel Choir, the Irish singer-songwriter shows off a voice built to fill stadiums in more ways than one.

Duration:00:13:45

Camp Cope

8/22/2018
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The Australian band uses tiny moments of introspection to illuminate life's bewildering, terrifying, isolating aspects — especially as they apply to women.

Duration:00:13:41

Yo-Yo Ma

8/17/2018
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Watch the 19-time Grammy winner return to his lifelong passion for J.S. Bach, playing music from the Cello Suites and offering advice on the art of incremental learning.

Duration:00:12:24

Erykah Badu

8/15/2018
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The singer's performance at the Tiny Desk was an almost spiritual experience, leaving many at the NPR Music offices in awe.

Duration:00:15:23

Tower Of Power

8/13/2018
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Even from its beginnings in late-60s Oakland, the band has always stood out. Fifty years later, its devotion to classic horn-driven soul remains unmatched, its passion and precision unchanged.

Duration:00:18:58

DAWN

8/10/2018
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DAWN has a breathless enthusiasm for shape-shifting pop music. She strips three songs to just the essentials, illuminating the impeccable songwriting behind her wild combination of sounds.

Duration:00:11:38

Mac Miller

8/6/2018
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Mac Miller reflects on his journey's peaks and valleys in a boisterous set of songs from Swimming, featuring special guest Thundercat on "What's the Use?"

Duration:00:17:24

Haley Heynderickx

8/3/2018
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One of our favorite new artists of 2018 visits the Tiny Desk.

Duration:00:17:26

The Del McCoury Band

8/1/2018
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Del McCoury has been performing, and updating, his take on bluegrass for some 60 years. At the Tiny Desk, he brought three traveling songs and some good yarns to share from his ample time on the road.

Duration:00:19:26