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The Black Crowes: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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This performance was recorded on February 20, 2020. We will continue releasing Tiny Desk videos of shows that had already been taped. In light of current events, NPR is postponing new live tapings of Tiny Desk Concerts. In the meantime, check out Tiny Desk (home) concerts! They’re recorded by the artists in their home. It’s the same spirit - stripped-down sets, an intimate setting - just a diff...
Australian Chamber Orchestra: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert From The Archives
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We've been filming Tiny Desk concerts for more than 10 years. While revisiting our archives, we discovered that some of our earliest concerts never made it to Flash-Player! Watch Australian Chamber Orchestra’s Tiny Desk concert from 2009: www.npr.org/2010/12/09/121627614/australian-chamber-orchestra-tiny-desk-concert Tom Huizenga | December 21, 2009 Classical music has a long and distinguished ...
Tarriona "Tank" Ball: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert
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The Tiny Desk is working from home for the foreseeable future. Introducing NPR Music's Tiny Desk (Home) Concerts, bringing you performances from across the country and the world. It's the same spirit - stripped-down sets, an intimate setting - just a different space. "I'm very proud to do this, I'm very scared to do this, but I'm obviously practicing social distancing cause my group is not here...
Arthur Moon: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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This performance was recorded on February 5, 2020. We will continue releasing Tiny Desk videos of shows that had already been taped. In light of current events, NPR is postponing new live tapings of Tiny Desk Concerts. In the meantime, check out Tiny Desk (home) concerts! They’re recorded by the artists in their home. It’s the same spirit - stripped-down sets, an intimate setting - just a diffe...
Margo Price & Jeremy Ivey: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert
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The Tiny Desk is working from home for the foreseeable future. Introducing NPR Music's Tiny Desk (Home) Concerts, bringing you performances from across the country and the world. It's the same spirit - stripped-down sets, an intimate setting - just a different space. Margo Price and her husband, Jeremy Ivey, performed a Tiny Desk (Home) Concert from their Nashville attic. Behind them are two ha...
Rex Orange County: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 572K14 days ago
This performance was recorded on February 19, 2020. We will continue releasing Tiny Desk videos of shows that had already been taped. In light of current events, NPR is postponing new live tapings of Tiny Desk Concerts. In the meantime, check out Tiny Desk (home) concerts! They’re recorded by the artists in their home. It’s the same spirit - stripped-down sets, an intimate setting - just a diff...
Announcing The 2020 Tiny Desk Contest
Views 32K9 days ago
Update: We've extended the deadline for the 2020 Tiny Desk Contest! Send in your entry by April 27. Want to play a Tiny Desk concert? NPR Music wants to hear from you. For the sixth year in a row, we’re inviting unsigned musicians to enter the Tiny Desk Contest. Enter by submitting a Flash-Player video of you performing an original song between Feb. 11 and April 27, 2020, and you could perform ...
Soccer Mommy: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert
Views 90K9 days ago
The Tiny Desk is working from home for the foreseeable future. Introducing NPR Music's Tiny Desk (Home) Concerts, bringing you performances from across the country and the world. It's the same spirit - stripped-down sets, intimate setting - just a different space. On Monday March 30, Sophie Allison, aka Soccer Mommy, was to perform a long awaited Tiny Desk concert at my desk. Now the world has ...
Harry Styles: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 2M16 days ago
This performance was recorded on February 25, 2020. We will continue releasing Tiny Desk videos of shows that had already been taped. In light of current events, NPR is postponing new live tapings of Tiny Desk Concerts. In the meantime, check out Tiny Desk (home) concerts! They’re recorded by the artists in their home. It’s the same spirit - stripped-down sets, an intimate setting - just a diff...
Bowerbirds: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert From The Archives
Views 39K16 days ago
We've been filming Tiny Desk concerts for more than 10 years. While revisiting our archives, we discovered that some of our earliest concerts never made it to Flash-Player! Watch Bowerbirds’ Tiny Desk concert from 2009: www.npr.org/2009/11/16/120437553/bowerbirds-tiny-desk-concert Mike Katzif | November 16, 2009 Bowerbirds' distinctively spare, handcrafted songs creak and swell like wooden floo...
Chika: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 580K19 days ago
This performance was recorded on February 24, 2020. We will continue releasing Tiny Desk videos of shows that had already been taped. In light of current events, NPR is postponing new live tapings of Tiny Desk Concerts. In the meantime, check out Tiny Desk (home) concerts! They’re recorded by the artists in their home. It’s the same spirit - stripped-down sets, an intimate setting - just a diff...
Kirill Gerstein: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 65K20 days ago
This performance was recorded on January 28, 2020. We will continue releasing Tiny Desk videos of shows that had already been taped. In light of current events, NPR is postponing new live tapings of Tiny Desk Concerts. In the meantime, check out Tiny Desk (home) concerts! They’re recorded by the artists in their home. It’s the same spirit - stripped-down sets, an intimate setting - just a diffe...
Coldplay: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 1.7M20 days ago
This performance was recorded on January 23, 2020. We will continue releasing Tiny Desk videos of shows that had already been taped. In light of current events, NPR is postponing new live tapings of Tiny Desk Concerts. In the meantime, check out Tiny Desk (home) concerts! They’re recorded by the artists in their home. It’s the same spirit - stripped-down sets, an intimate setting - just a diffe...
Sondre Lerche: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concerts From The Archives
Views 45K23 days ago
We've been filming Tiny Desk concerts for more than 10 years. While revisiting our archives, we discovered that some of our earliest concerts never made it to Flash-Player! Watch Sondre Lerche’s Tiny Desk concert from 2009: www.npr.org/2009/11/02/114336123/sondre-lerche-tiny-desk-concert Stephen Thompson | November 2, 2009 When the makers of the 2007 romantic comedy Dan in Real Life wanted to c...
Taimane: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 302K26 days ago
Watch Taimane play at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic March 6, 2020 | Bob Boilen So much magic unfolded in such short order. Within the first moments of Taimane's stunning set, we hear her play ...
Terri Lyne Carrington + Social Science: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 73K28 days ago
Watch Terri Lyne Carrington Social Science play at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic March 4, 2020 | Suraya Mohamed "I hope that you can enjoy this music because it can be heavy," drummer and band...
Mellotron Variations: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 74K29 days ago
Watch Mellotron Variations play "Agent Cha Cha", "Dulcimer Bill" and "Pulsar" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic March 3, 2020 | Bob Boilen We've never had an original Mellotron at the Tiny Desk...
Bob Weir And Wolf Bros: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 260KMonth ago
Watch Bob Weir And Wolf Bros play "Only a River"', "When I Paint My Masterpiece", "Bird Song" and "Ripple" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic March 2, 2020 | Felix Contreras When I produce a Tin...
Sarah Siskind: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert From the Archives
Views 22K28 days ago
We've been filming Tiny Desk concerts for more than 10 years. While revisiting our archives, we discovered that some of our earliest concerts never made it to Flash-Player! Watch Sarah Siskind’s Tiny Desk concert from 2009: www.npr.org/2009/07/27/106990375/sarah-siskind-tiny-desk-concert Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Stephen Thompson | July 27...
Cimafunk: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 158KMonth ago
Watch Cimafunk play "Alabao", "Cocinarte" and "Me Voy" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Feb. 28, 2020 | Felix Contreras When I presented Cimafunk at the Alt.Latino SXSW showcase last year, it ...
Indigo Sparke: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 91KMonth ago
Watch Indigo Sparke play "Colourblind", "the day i drove the car around the block" and "Burn" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Feb. 26, 2020 | Bob Boilen I asked everyone to gather a little cl...
Jenny Lewis: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 95KMonth ago
Watch Jenny Lewis play "Rabbit Hole", "Do Si Do" and "Just One Of The Guys" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Feb. 24, 2020 | Bob Boilen Having seen Jenny Lewis' recent concert spectacle, with ...
Maria Taylor: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert From The Archives
Views 31KMonth ago
We've been filming Tiny Desk concerts for more than 10 years. While revisiting our archives, we discovered that some of our earliest concerts never made it to Flash-Player! Watch Maria Taylor’s Tiny Desk concert from 2009: www.npr.org/2009/06/29/105784450/maria-taylor-tiny-desk-concert Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk Concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click...
Chris Dave And The Drumhedz: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Chris Dave And The Drumhedz play at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Feb. 21 | Abby O'Neill "If you've never been to a Drumhedz show... ...we're gonna take you on a quick journey as if you'...
Elisapie: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 67KMonth ago
Watch Elisapie play "Arnaq", "Una" and "Darkness Bring The Light" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk Concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Feb. 21, 2020 | Bob Boilen Watching Elisapie perform, her intensity is undeniable. I feel it ...
Snoh Aalegra: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 1.5MMonth ago
Watch Snoh Aalegra play "Love Like That", "I Want You Around", "Whoa", "Fool For You" and "Find Someone Like You" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Feb. 18, 2020 | Sidney Madden Almost without ...
Andrew W.K.: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert From The Archives
Views 60KMonth ago
We've been filming Tiny Desk concerts for more than 10 years. While revisiting our archives, we discovered that some of our earliest concerts never made it to Flash-Player! Watch Andrew W.K.’s Tiny Desk concert from 2009: www.npr.org/2009/11/30/120758328/andrew-w-k-tiny-desk-concert Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk Concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click he...
Laura Stevenson: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 80KMonth ago
Watch Laura Stevenson play "Lay Back, Arms Out", "Living Room, NY" and "Dermatillomania" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Feb. 14, 2020 | Stephen Thompson It was supposed to be so simple. Laur...
Mount Eerie With Julie Doiron: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 78KMonth ago
Watch Mount Eerie With Julie Doiron play "Belief", "Enduring The Waves" and "Love Without Possession" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Feb. 12, 2020 | Lars Gotrich Phil Elverum's songs come fu...
Baby Rose: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 132KMonth ago
Watch Baby Rose play "Sold Out", "Ragrets", "Over", "Mortal" and "All To Myself" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Feb. 10, 2020 | Rodney Carmichael "This is what real love sounds like." From a...
Jonathan Scales Fourchestra: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 137KMonth ago
Watch Jonathan Scales Fourchestra play "Focus Poem", "We Came Through The Storm" and "Fake Buddha's Inner Child" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Feb. 7, 2020 | Suraya Mohamed Here's a first: ...
Another Sky: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 77KMonth ago
Watch Another Sky play "Brave Face", "Avalanche" and "All Ends" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk Concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Feb. 5, 2020 | Bob Boilen There's intensity and clear intention to the music of Another Sky. I ...
SiR: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 594KMonth ago
Watch SiR play "The Recipe", "New Sky" and "Wires In The Way" and "John Redcorn" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch Tiny Desk Concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic SiR, the R&B singer from Inglewood, CA, seemed lost in thought as he stood behind ...
Rising Appalachia: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 211KMonth ago
Watch Rising Appalachia play "Resilient", "Medicine" and "Cuckoo" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch Tiny Desk Concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Rising Appalachia's Tiny Desk Concert is charged with the roots music that sisters Leah Song and ...
Jimmy Eat World: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 302K2 months ago
Watch Jimmy Eat World play "Love Never", "All The Way (Stay)" and "The Middle" at the Tiny Desk. Did you know you can watch new Tiny Desk Concerts on npr.org ONE WEEK before they go up on Flash-Player? Click here: www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Jan. 29, 2020 | Lars Gotrich Jimmy Eat World showed up to the NPR Music office a...
Koffee: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 1.5M2 months ago
Watch Koffee play "Raggamuffin", "Rapture", "Toast" and "W" at the Tiny Desk. Watch Tiny Desk Concerts ONE WEEK before they go on Flash-Player at www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Jan. 27, 2020 | Sidney Madden "It's been a fairly short musical journey and we have seen fairly much success," Koffee told the NPR Music offices bet...
J.S. Ondara: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 120K2 months ago
Watch J.S. Ondara play "Lebanon", "Days Of Insanity" and "Saying Goodbye" at the Tiny Desk. Watch Tiny Desk Concerts ONE WEEK before they go on Flash-Player at www.npr.org/tinydesk Follow NPR Music: Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Jan. 24, 2020 | Bob Boilen J.S. Ondara's journey to the Tiny Desk is a fascinating one. From his home in Nairobi, he listened on his s...
Max Richter: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 287K2 months ago
Watch Max Richter play at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Half way through this performance of Max Richter's achingly beautiful On The Nature Of Daylight, I looked around our NPR Music office and saw trembling chins and tearful eyes. Rarely have I seen so many Tiny Desk audience members ...
Yola: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 160K2 months ago
Watch Yola play "Faraway Look", "I Don't Wanna Lie" and "It Ain't Easier"at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Jan. 17, 2020 | Bob Boilen With her bouncy Afro and a big smile, Yola's presence behind the Tiny Desk was commanding, her energy captivating and, oh, that voice! I first saw Yola, ...
Wale: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 791K2 months ago
This Tiny Desk concert was part of Tiny Desk Fest, a four-night series of extended concerts performed in front of a live audience and streamed live on Flash-Player, Twitter and Facebook. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Jan. 21, 2020 | Bobby Carter "I was talking to J. Cole about me doing this,' Wale sa...
Joyce DiDonato: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 55K2 months ago
Watch Joyce DiDonato play at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Jan. 15, 2020 | Tom Huizenga When opera star Joyce DiDonato told us she wanted to sing centuries-old Italian love songs at the Tiny Desk we weren't surprised. But when she said she was bringing a jazz band to back her up, we di...
Jordan Rakei: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 585K2 months ago
Watch Jordan Rakei play "Say Something", "Mind's Eye", "Talk To Me" and "Speak" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Jan. 13, 2020 | Suraya Mohamed Sometimes, things don't go smoothly at the Tiny Desk. After traveling all night, the soulful R&B artist Jordan Rakei and his band pulled up to...
Brownout: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 84K2 months ago
Watch Brownout play "Somewhere To Go", "Nain" and "You Don't Have To Fall" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Jan. 10, 2020 | Felix Contreras There must be something in the water down in Austin, Texas, because as soon as Brownout started playing behind the Tiny Desk, it was pretty obviou...
Bridget Kibbey: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 101K2 months ago
Watch Bridget Kibbey play at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Jan. 8, 2019 | Tom Huizenga After the ferociously talented harpist Bridget Kibbey unpacked her 47-stringed instrument at our NPR Music offices, she proceeded to crush the stereotype of the genteel harp, plucked by angels. She p...
Daniel Norgren: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 167K2 months ago
Watch Daniel Norgren play "Putting My Tomorrows Behind", "Everything You Know Melts Away Like Snow" and "Moonshine Got Me" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Jan. 3, 2019 | Bob Boilen I've got to wonder just what Daniel Norgren remembers of his performance at the Tiny Desk. For almost th...
Spanglish Fly: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 121K3 months ago
Watch Spanglish Fly play "Bugalú Pa Mi Abuela", "Los Niños En La Frontera" and "Boogaloo Shoes" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Dec. 31, 2019 | Felix Contreras When the crew that is Spanglish Fly pulled in behind the Tiny Desk, the group's vibrant version of boogaloo raised the temper...
Balún: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 111K3 months ago
Watch Balún play "Vaivén", "La Nueva Ciudad", "El Espanto" and "Punto De Encuentro" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Dec. 20, 2019 | Felix Contreras It's impossible to not be drawn in by the visual specter of Balún. The band has refined their electronic roots with their turn toward sel...
Los Lobos: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 220K3 months ago
Watch Los Lobos play a special holiday Tiny Desk Concert. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Dec. 18, 2019 | Felix Contreras When Los Lobos gathered behind the Tiny Desk, it felt like they were cramped in the back room of a family Christmas party. "The only thing missing today are the tamales!," I told my...
Moonchild: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 1.5M3 months ago
Watch Moonchild play "Money", "The Other Side" and "The List" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Dec. 16, 2019 | Bobby Carter Many bands make considerable adjustments to their playing style in order for their sound to properly fill the Tiny Desk space. LA-based trio Moonchild, along with...
The Comet Is Coming: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 297K3 months ago
Watch The Comet Is Coming play "Super Zodiac", "Summon The Fire" and "Blood Of The Past" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Dec. 13, 2019 | Bob Boilen The Comet is Coming is a force of nature. The British trio's approach to the Tiny Desk was ferocious. Shabaka Hutchings, aka King Shabaka...
Weyes Blood: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 295K3 months ago
Watch Weyes Blood play "Andromeda", "Wild Time" and "Picture Me Better" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Dec. 11, 2019 | Robin Hilton For most of her performance at the Tiny Desk, Nataile Mering, the transfixing voice behind Weyes Blood, sang with her eyes closed, lost and blissed out ...
Raveena: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 1.3M3 months ago
Watch Raveena play "Honey", "Bloom" and "Still Dreaming" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Dec. 9, 2019 | Sidney Madden From the moment Raveena Aurora stepped into NPR's Music Department and looked at the Tiny Desk for the first time, she was ready. The Queens, N.Y. singer-songwriter an...
Freddie Gibbs And Madlib: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 1.4M3 months ago
Watch Freddie Gibbs And Madlib play "Education" , "Gat Damn" , "Soul Right" and "Freestyle S " at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Dec. 6, 2019 | Abby O'Neill This Freddie Gibbs and Madlib Tiny Desk performance was a year in the making, largely because Madlib insisted on playing with El M...
Raphael Saadiq: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 794K3 months ago
Watch Raphael Saadiq play at the Tiny Desk. This Tiny Desk concert was part of Tiny Desk Fest, a four-night series of extended concerts performed in front of a live audience and streamed live on Flash-Player, Twitter and Facebook. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Dec. 5, 2019 | Rodney Carmichael The fir...
Sheryl Crow: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 741K4 months ago
Watch Sheryl Crow play at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic This Tiny Desk concert was part of Tiny Desk Fest, a four-night series of extended concerts performed in front of a live audience and streamed live on Flash-Player, Twitter and Facebook. Dec. 3, 2019 | Stephen Thompson "I heard a ...
Megan Thee Stallion: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 2.4M4 months ago
Watch Megan Thee Stallion play at the Tiny Desk Fest. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic This Tiny Desk concert was part of Tiny Desk Fest, a four-night series of extended concerts performed in front of a live audience and streamed live on Flash-Player, Twitter and Facebook. Dec. 2, 2019 | Sidney Madden "...
Black Uhuru: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 195K4 months ago
Watch Black Uhuru play "Here Comes Black Uhuru", "As The World Turns", "I See You" and "What Is Life" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Dec. 2, 2019 | Abby O'Neill Considering the state of global politics, there's never been a better time to get reacquainted with the righteousness of Bl...
Mereba: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 372K4 months ago
Watch Mereba play "Black Truck", "Stay Tru", "Dodging The Devil" and "Kinfolk" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Dec 2, 2019 | Rodney Carmichael Very few artists get to return to the Tiny Desk, and fewer still return twice in the same year. But after contributing background vocals behin...
Carly Rae Jepsen: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 551K4 months ago
Watch Carly Rae Jepsen play "Now That I Found You", "Want You In My Room" and "The Sound" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Nov. 25, 2019 | Lyndsey McKenna and Marissa Lorusso From the moment Carly Rae Jepsen arrived at NPR HQ for her Tiny Desk concert, she brought an obvious sense of j...
Igor Levit: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 113K4 months ago
Watch Igor Levit play at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Nov. 22, 2019 | Tom Huizenga When Russian-born pianist Igor Levit dropped in to play Beethoven at the Tiny Desk, he admitted he was - even after four cups of coffee - "still in my time zone change." A little jet-lagged, he had flow...
Snarky Puppy: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 1.2M4 months ago
Watch Snarky Puppy play "Tarova" and "Xavi" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Nov. 20, 2019 | Colin Marshall Seconds before we hit record, Snarky Puppy's bandleader, Michael League leaned in to ask if he could "do a little crowd work." I suspect he waited until the last second on purpos...
Burna Boy: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 2M4 months ago
Watch Burna Boy play "Gbona", "Wetin Man Go Do", "Dangote" and "Ye" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Nov. 18, 2019 | Bobby Carter While preparing for Burna Boy's Tiny Desk appearance, it was evident early on that his performance would be strictly business. After exchanging pleasantries...
KOKOKO!: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 141K4 months ago
Watch KOKOKO! play "Likolo", "Tongos'a" and "Malembe" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Nov. 18, 2019 | Bob Boilen KOKOKO! are sonic warriors. They seized control of the Tiny Desk, shouting their arrival through a megaphone, while electronic sirens begin to blare. There's a sense of dan...
Sunny War: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 84K4 months ago
Watch Sunny War play "If It Wasn't Broken", "Got No Ride", "Love Became Pain" and "Shell" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Nov. 13, 2019 | Bob Boilen Sunny War has a soothing voice but at the Tiny Desk, she didn't talk much, at least not until she saw the Talking Master P doll on the T...
Leslie Odom Jr.: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 121K4 months ago
Watch Leslie Odom Jr. play "Cold", "Foggy" and "Hummingbird" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Nov. 13, 2019 | Suraya Mohamed Leslie Odom Jr. walked through the door with unassuming confidence and a big smile that brightened the room. Later, during his Tiny Desk performance, he recalled...
Dave: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 749K4 months ago
Watch Dave play "Location", "Black" and "Hangman"at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Nov. 8, 2019 | Rodney Carmichael Rather than squeezing in a stop by NPR's Washington D.C. headquarters between tour stops, the rapper Dave made a special trip all the way from the UK just for his Tiny Des...
BJ The Chicago Kid: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 477K4 months ago
Watch BJ the Chicago Kid play at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Nov. 6, 2019 | Sidney Madden BJ the Chicago Kid took the roughly 15 minutes we generally allot for a Tiny Desk performance as a challenge. The 34-year old R&B mainstay used his moment at the desk to fit in as many of his mo...
Rio Mira: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 82K5 months ago
Watch Rio Mira play "La Pepa de Tangaré", "Román Román" and "Mi Buenaventura" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Oct. 25, 2019 | Felix Contreras For just about fifteen minutes, the members of Rio Mira created a living and very melodic connection to Africa. Set behind a large marimba - an...
CHAI: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 331K5 months ago
Watch Chai play "Hi Hi Baby", "N.E.O.", "Fashionista" and "Future" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Oct. 23, 2019 | Bob Boilen My face hurt from smiling so much! That's what I remember most about CHAI's Tiny Desk. CHAI is a sweet, colorful blanket of joy. These four women from Japan - ...
Jovino Santos Neto Trio: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Jovino Santos Neto Trio play "Pontapé", "Sempre Sim" and "Festa de Erê"at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Oct. 21, 2019 | Felix Contreras Something happens for me when I hear jazz mixing it up with Brazilian rhythms. In the right hands it falls into the realm of magic. Pianist, mul...
Taylor Swift: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Taylor Swift play "The Man", "Lover", "Death by a Thousand Cuts" and "All Too Well" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Oct. 15, 2019 | Lyndsey McKenna As Taylor Swift settled in for her Tiny Desk, she looked out at the 300-plus NPR employees and guests. "Wow! This is a lot of peopl...
Summer Walker: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Summer Walker play"Session 32", "Wasted", "Girls Need Love", "Riot" and "Playing Games" at the Tiny Desk. Watch Tiny Desk Concerts ONE WEEK before they go on Flash-Player at www.npr.org/tinydesk More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Oct. 21, 2019 | Rodney Carmichael Seconds before the cameras started t...
Brittany Howard: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Brittany Howard play "Stay High", "Georgia", "Baby" and "Goat Head" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Oct. 15, 2019 | Bob Boilen From the moment Brittany Howard walked into the NPR offices, I could sense her intense commitment and passion. Her eight-piece backing band, all decked ...
Charly Bliss: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 138K5 months ago
Watch ICharly Bliss play "Capacity", "Young Enough" and "Chatroom" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Oct. 9, 2019 | Bob Boilen Charly Bliss arrived at the Tiny Desk with roughly 20 gold balloons, a burst of energy and some glitter to match. The vibrancy, especially from singer Eva Hendr...
Sharon Van Etten: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 464K5 months ago
Watch Sharon Van Etten play"Comeback Kid", "You Shadow" and "Seventeen" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Oct. 7, 2019 | Robin Hilton When Sharon Van Etten made her Tiny Desk debut back in the fall of 2010, her voice exuded fragile, gentle grace. Performing songs from that year's Epic, ...
Molly Sarlé: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch IMolly Sarlé play "Human", "Karaoke Angel" and "Almost Free" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Oct. 4, 2019 | Bob Boilen Molly Sarlé began her fascination with the multitude of objects shelved behind the Tiny Desk back when she sang with Mountain Man earlier this year. This time, ...
Jonas Brothers: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch the Jonas Brothers play "Sucker", "I Believe" and "Only Human" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Sept. 30, 2019 | Bobby Carter The line of NPR staffers waiting to see the Jonas Brothers' Tiny Desk concert began forming four hours before the scheduled performance. Well aware of the...
Josh Ritter With Amanda Shires And Jason Isbell: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Josh Ritter play "All Some Kind of Dream", "The Torch Committee" and "The Gospel of Mary" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Sept. 27, 2019 | Bob Boilen Josh Ritter came to the Tiny Desk with the enthusiasm of a young child and the wisdom of an old soul. He arrived armed with a mes...
Ari Lennox: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Ari Lennox play "Speak To Me", "Pop", "New Apartment" and "Shea Butter Baby" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Sept. 25, 2019 | Bobby Carter When Ari Lennox entered NPR Headquarters to perform at the Tiny Desk, we soon learned she was a little under the weather. Draped in a long, ...
Tiny Desk Fest
Views 133K6 months ago
The Tiny Desk is going big. For four nights the week of October 28, NPR is opening its intimate, genre-bending Tiny Desk concerts to the public for the first time. The artists will be a surprise, but let’s just say we mean it when we say we’re going big. Each evening of Tiny Desk Fest will begin at 6 p.m. with a happy hour at NPR’s Washington, D.C. headquarters. Guests will then watch a Tiny De...
Rosanne Cash: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Rosanne Cash play "She Remembers Everything", "The Only Thing Worth Fighting", "Everyone But Me" and "A Feather's Not A Bird" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Sept. 23, 2019 | Lauren Onkey Rosanne Cash and her band arrived at NPR to play the Tiny Desk on a freezing cold, bright s...
Y La Bamba: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Y La Bamba play "Paloma Negra", "Rios Sueltos", "Bruja de Brujas" and "Cuatro Crazy" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Sept. 20, 2019 | Felix Contreras Luz Elena Mendoza has such a far-reaching creative spirit that it's almost impossible to confine her to a single musical identity...
Nilüfer Yanya: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Nilüfer Yanya play "Baby Luv", "The Unordained" and "Angels" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Sept. 18, 2019 | Bob Boilen There's a hush to the music of Nilüfer Yanya that made the Tiny Desk the perfect stage for her sound. On a hot summer day, the British singer and her band - m...
Rhiannon Giddens: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Rhiannon Giddens play "Ten Thousand Voices", "At the Purchaser's Option", "I'm On My Way" and "He Will See You Through" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Sept. 16, 2019 | Bob Boilen There is an intensity to Rhiannon Giddens I could feel from the moment she arrived at the Tiny Desk...
Angélique Kidjo Explains Celia Cruz's Rhythmic Singing Style
Views 51K6 months ago
In the course of her career, Celia Cruz recorded over 70 albums and received a dozen Grammy nominations. Her powerful voice and charisma made her one of the most popular Latin musicians of the 20th century, earning her the title the "Queen of Salsa." She always carried her African roots into her music, says singer Angélique Kidjo - and that was especially evident in the uniquely rhythmic way sh...
Come From Away: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Come From Away play "28 Hours/Wherever We Are", "I Am Here", "Me and the Sky", "Something's Missing" and "Finale" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Sept. 11, 2019 | Josh Rogosin Sixteen performers from the Broadway production of Come From Away recently climbed out of a chartered b...
Damian 'Jr. Gong' Marley: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 2.5M6 months ago
Watch Damian 'Jr. Gong' Marley play "Slave Mill", "So a Child May Follow" and "Speak Life" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Sept. 9, 2019 | Felix Contreras There was a distinct feeling of history in the air when Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley took his place in our office with his band, and i...
The Tallest Man On Earth: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert (2019)
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Watch The Tallest Man On Earth play "What I've Been Kicking Around", "I'll Be A Sky" and "The Running Styles of New York" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Sept. 9, 2019 | Bob Boilen It's 10 years almost to the day since we published The Tallest Man On Earth's Tiny Desk in 2009. What I ...
How To Swing Like Mary Lou Williams (Featuring Helen Sung)
Views 31K6 months ago
Mary Lou Williams was a groundbreaking composer, arranger, performer and mentor. She was also known as "the lady who swings the band," thanks to her mastery of swing, "jazz's unique approach to rhythm," says Helen Sung. Sung is a renowned jazz pianist and award-winning composer who won the Mary Lou Williams Jazz Piano Competition in 2007. We asked her to explain what "swing" is and what makes i...
A-WA: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 398K7 months ago
Watch A-WA play"Habib Galbi", "Al Asad" and "Hana Mash Hu Al Yaman" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Sept. 3, 2019 | Bob Boilen The last time we filmed these three Israeli sisters, they were sitting in my hotel room during South by Southwest, performing a heartbreaking lullaby, accompa...
The-Dream: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 278K7 months ago
Watch The-Dream play "Bedroom", "Back In Love" and "I Luv Your Girl" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Aug. 30, 2019 | Rodney Carmichael "It's kinda hard to sing like that with the daylight out," The-Dream said after finishing the first number in a steamy set of songs more appropriate f...
Ella Fitzgerald's Signature Singing Style, Explained By Jazzmeia Horn
Views 146K6 months ago
Ella Fitzgerald is celebrated as one of the most important jazz singers of all time not just for the quality of her voice, but also for her groundbreaking improvisational skills. "Ella could not only sing a melody," says Jazzmeia Horn, "she could scat the hell out of some chord changes and sound just like an instrumentalist." Horn is a creative, expressive jazz singer who's also an impressive i...
Dan Tepfer: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Dan Tepfer play "Canon At The Octave", "Tremolo", "TriadSculpture" and "Constant Motion" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Aug. 29, 2019 | Colin Marshall Dan Tepfer has transformed the acoustic piano entirely with his new project, Natural Machines. Watch the keys and you'll see th...
47SOUL: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch 47SOUL play "Mo Light", "Don't Care Where You From" and "Jerusalem" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Aug. 26, 2019 | Bob Boilen "Is it ok if I do a little dance on your desk?" asked 47SOUL singer and percussionist Walaa Sbeit on first seeing the Tiny Desk. I thought a minute, wen...
Mandolin Orange: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Mandolin Orange play "Golden Embers", "The Wolves" and "Wildfire" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Aug. 23, 2019 | Bob Boilen Andrew Marlin and Emily Frantz made everything seem so easy, pulling a few acoustic instruments out of their car and, in no time, huddling around a single...
Nicole Bus: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Nicole Bus play "You", "Love It" and "Mr. Big Shot" at the Tiny Desk. Follow Nicole Bus thenicolebus nicoleabus/ thenicolebus nicolebus.com More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Aug 21, 2019 | Abby O'Neill Emerging artist Nicole Bus, who was born and raised in Am...
Tobe Nwigwe: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Tobe Nwigwe play "Houston Tribute", "Caged Birds", "Against the Grain", "Shine" and "I'm Dope" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Aug. 19, 2019 | Abby O'Neill Hailing from the southwest region of Houston and of Nigerian descent, Tobe Nwigwe made his Tiny Desk debut a family affair,...
Kian Soltani: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
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Watch Kian Soltani play "Popper: Hungarian Rhapsody", "Schubert (arr. Soltani): 'Nacht und Träume'" and "Soltani: Persian Fire Dance" at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Aug. 16, 2019 | Tom Huizenga It's not every day someone walks into our NPR Music offices and unpacks an instrument made...
Poems For Billie Holiday And Bessie Smith From The Blair House Collective
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Together, poets Ciona Rouse, Caroline Randall Williams and Adia Victoria are the Blair House Collective. These poems, written individually and collectively for NPR Music's Turning the Tables, honor Billie Holiday and Bessie Smith’s legacy and art. Read more at npr.org/turningthetables
half•alive: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Views 570K7 months ago
Watch half•alive play "RUNAWAY", "still feel." and "ice cold." at the Tiny Desk. More from NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts: www.npr.org/tinydesk Twitter: nprmusic Instagram: nprmusic Aug. 12, 2019 | Robin Hilton Well before arriving for this performance, the three guys in half•alive asked for the exact dimensions of the space behind Bob Boilen's desk. Known for their liv...
How To Play The Carter Scratch (Featuring Courtney Marie Andrews)
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Maybelle Carter's innovative method of playing rhythm and lead guitar simultaneously, called the "Carter scratch," helped revolutionize the way guitar is played. Watch Americana singer-songwriter Courtney Marie Andrews show you how it's done.

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  • Sunny Revels
    Sunny Revels 15 hours ago

    Sipping tea 🤣🤣🤣🤔

  • Word Life Productions
    Word Life Productions 15 hours ago

    She's a new Bahamedia mixed with rah digga all chi-city spoken-word flavor, her heart and soul and you got "No-name" Represent

  • Marcela Diaz
    Marcela Diaz 15 hours ago

    THANKS

  • Aynge Mackay
    Aynge Mackay 15 hours ago

    I THOUGHT THEY BROKE UP!!!! WUT

  • Scooter 21
    Scooter 21 15 hours ago

    Pulling for ya, John! 3-31-20

  • Danielle Y. Smith
    Danielle Y. Smith 15 hours ago

    So fresh! I imagine this is what the angels sound like when we finally get to heaven. Divine.

  • Veranek
    Veranek 15 hours ago

    The REAL DEAL!! Don't accept imitations!!

  • SKJ PRODUCTIONS 1
    SKJ PRODUCTIONS 1 15 hours ago

    Hi, my name is Scott Jones, (no realasions I can see,,, ha ha) . Now I've been a musician for 45 some years now,, am able to basically do whatever I want on any major instrument,,, yeah sounds cocky. But you know what after almost 50 years ,, still cant play a bass line and a melody,, especially when theye are unrelated in time signatures... so what a talent you have sir. THANK YOU

  • MrKeys_625
    MrKeys_625 15 hours ago

    When Mumu said "Sometimes being a woman is like being black twice"...

  • Yuni Douglas
    Yuni Douglas 15 hours ago

    Solo diré ( Por aquí no pasan pelagatos) Ericaso dando papazo 🏌️‍♂️💨

  • Sebastian Cabrera
    Sebastian Cabrera 15 hours ago

    They honestly need to invite him again. He just is great. He just is

  • innocent mabushe
    innocent mabushe 15 hours ago

    Why do I hear Africa ? Bobby Mcferrin

  • luciana flôr
    luciana flôr 15 hours ago

    nice face

  • christopherholden66
    christopherholden66 15 hours ago

    But can we get elevation worship next.

  • Max
    Max 15 hours ago

    Crowes, Magpies, Feathers - Superb!

  • ???
    ??? 15 hours ago

    MDing the entire NPR office haha

  • ismael morales
    ismael morales 15 hours ago

    17:24 the l i c c

  • innocent mabushe
    innocent mabushe 15 hours ago

    What ?!!!!!!!

  • Dyogo Antunes
    Dyogo Antunes 15 hours ago

    2020 and saved finally make sense for me ,"i was the one who care ,is crazy how this love think is unfair"

  • Miles Goodloe
    Miles Goodloe 15 hours ago

    he is SOOOOOOOO LA

  • Lun Hing
    Lun Hing 15 hours ago

    Him and fkj in the red bull lab is iconic bruh

  • Fanny
    Fanny 15 hours ago

    My mother born in 1946 loved his music. I love it too. Miss her so much (she died in 2015 from the worst disease SLA)

  • Mateus Guimarães Borges

    Such a sweet voice.

  • KJemima JZ
    KJemima JZ 15 hours ago

    I really love it!

  • Mind Yobizness
    Mind Yobizness 15 hours ago

    301 ppl don't get it

  • Colton Rothwell
    Colton Rothwell 15 hours ago

    The blonde girl needs her whole own career

  • Sebastian Cabrera
    Sebastian Cabrera 15 hours ago

    Veryyy B.I.G. fan of the series, but I didn’t know it was in an office Chance-2018

  • AliciaLovesNH
    AliciaLovesNH 15 hours ago

    Eh, I am only here for Julien.

  • Telerado
    Telerado 15 hours ago

    Love each other, brothers. You have super powers when you’re together.

  • Will Roberts
    Will Roberts 15 hours ago

    These guys were as good as it ever got in this genre. I struggle to understand why they weren't huge, and what people missed about them. Amazing band and songwriting

  • Juan Pablo Maurer
    Juan Pablo Maurer 15 hours ago

    He reminds me of Tobey Macguire in Spiderman 3

  • EPT SQUAD
    EPT SQUAD 15 hours ago

    She not trying , that’s talent😩❤️

  • Raphael Ugeux
    Raphael Ugeux 15 hours ago

    Toute grande classe les gars !!!!

  • Anders Rapp
    Anders Rapp 15 hours ago

    Just so you know. I'm running With the wolves tonight.

  • EPT SQUAD
    EPT SQUAD 15 hours ago

    Chris brown need to be on this

  • Eder Castro
    Eder Castro 16 hours ago

    5 anos depois e continua genial e emocionante!

  • Rachlo24
    Rachlo24 16 hours ago

    Who else is having a lil sing song with Florence? 💖

  • Art Jones
    Art Jones 16 hours ago

    Ron must have his own album or EP out there somewhere! .. Dope!

  • Terry Miller
    Terry Miller 16 hours ago

    Earned a sub

  • KMichelle KMichelle
    KMichelle KMichelle 16 hours ago

    Awesome concert!! Love your message Chika!!!

  • fralemieux
    fralemieux 16 hours ago

    So greateful for this gem. Many thanks for the love and care of your craft! This is life changing stuff.

  • TheMAU5SoundsLikThis
    TheMAU5SoundsLikThis 16 hours ago

    The snare is so much nicer in the live version, seems too early in the recording or something

  • Santino
    Santino 16 hours ago

    Muzak for zoomers

  • Tsavos Alliance
    Tsavos Alliance 16 hours ago

    Now this is Music! 😎

  • Mauricio Cardoso
    Mauricio Cardoso 16 hours ago

    I love . Eu amo

  • Ivo Limeira
    Ivo Limeira 16 hours ago

    id love to see kamasi washington at tiny desk :)

  • JJ Roche
    JJ Roche 16 hours ago

    Masterclass. Timeless.

  • Erin Grace
    Erin Grace 16 hours ago

    the trumpet in these songs is so elite

  • Mike McKenna
    Mike McKenna 16 hours ago

    Gives me shivers. So happy to hear them play!

  • Kwame Eyiah
    Kwame Eyiah 16 hours ago

    Getting me happily thru lockdown in Ghana in these sad coronavirus times.

  • dustiinn97
    dustiinn97 16 hours ago

    I Hope every year someone do this for him on tiny desk

  • ROBERTO RICCI AV ENGINEERING

    5:58 that's definetly a good way to start a groove

  • سميرناجي صالح حسن

    I love you and I love every Yemeni May God protect you heritage

  • Dionne Harris-Kolawole

    Strongly questioning the sanity of those who gave this video a thumbs down....

  • Jeff Pearson
    Jeff Pearson 16 hours ago

    Wow, a change with "Wiser Time"! I may actually have to check this out. They used do have such diverse songs they'd play. I thought for sure when I first saw this it was the same 3 songs they've been driving into the ground.

  • Ahmad from Makkah
    Ahmad from Makkah 16 hours ago

    Man it sooo sad to see him while he's not there anymore much love to you brother rest in paradise

  • Suziii Skataaa
    Suziii Skataaa 16 hours ago

    9:00-10:42 is literally heaven✨

  • Vando F.
    Vando F. 16 hours ago

    I liked it from the first 5 words!

  • D'lo DeProjuicer
    D'lo DeProjuicer 16 hours ago

    Akua Naru with a lil bit of Noname, real smooth

  • Katy Junthon
    Katy Junthon 16 hours ago

    The combination of everything 👏👏👏❤️❤️❤️

  • Alberto Mendoza
    Alberto Mendoza 16 hours ago

    Shorty with the curls stole my heart

  • Stephanie Young
    Stephanie Young 16 hours ago

    Such a beautiful cancer

  • boo843348
    boo843348 16 hours ago

    Lyrics are whack

  • Dionne Harris-Kolawole

    I will never get over how good this is.

  • Lisa Ågren
    Lisa Ågren 16 hours ago

    Petition for NPR to have The 1975 do a new tiny desk concert with the whole band in 2020 !

  • Doing Work
    Doing Work 16 hours ago

    This is the best rendition of 2009, and some of macs best work. Makes me tear up knowing he’s gone, but makes me smile knowing he was here.

  • Ebony Serrano
    Ebony Serrano 16 hours ago

    I love it and I don't go after too many artist. You are so natural. I love it!!

  • ShabbyDani
    ShabbyDani 16 hours ago

    I still love dermot even after 2 years of not listening to him dunno why I stopped but i feel blessed listening to this human being. He has this talent that leaves you emotional. Underrated and a gem, tbh.

  • Priyam Basistha
    Priyam Basistha 16 hours ago

    Been a big swiftie for years now but idk why, with every performance of hers, I keep on liking her even more...

  • gregory sartor
    gregory sartor 16 hours ago

    Stay home listen to WU TANG on TINY DESK

  • bricbrac28
    bricbrac28 16 hours ago

    His eyebrows are perfection

  • boo843348
    boo843348 16 hours ago

    Some of yall dont know talent....dude cant sang....the guitarist saved this performance

  • dikbozo
    dikbozo 17 hours ago

    Testify, Chris! Testify!

  • Keith Skelton
    Keith Skelton 17 hours ago

    Hey JP Hang on in there man We need your tunes We are all praying fur ya ✌🏼🌈🙏🙏🙏🙏

  • Overstanding Howthisworks

    Bars crazy

  • Ava Iseyama
    Ava Iseyama 17 hours ago

    lizzo is so pure i am crying!!

  • Hell George
    Hell George 17 hours ago

    Ahhh loving is easy sounds so freaking lovely in this ☺️💞💞💞😭 hes a god

  • Julia Putkamer
    Julia Putkamer 17 hours ago

    TE AMO TANTO ERES PERFEITAHHHH

  • Martín Amabile
    Martín Amabile 17 hours ago

    OH PATRICIA!

  • Amari
    Amari 17 hours ago

    He's like the male version of Erykah Badu Erykah Badude

  • Justin Darcy
    Justin Darcy 17 hours ago

    Reminds me a little bit of Reggie Watts with the languaging

  • Natália Iglesias
    Natália Iglesias 17 hours ago

    obrigada pelos mimos NPR

  • Daniel Torres
    Daniel Torres 17 hours ago

    Muy bueno!

  • Merry H
    Merry H 17 hours ago

    i cry every time i listen to the song fine line. it’s just something about the melody and his voice in that one🥺 if a song makes me feel that way, the artist is TALENTED

  • Jessica Snowden
    Jessica Snowden 17 hours ago

    what autotune thats pure talent; beast.

  • Fabio Nunes
    Fabio Nunes 17 hours ago

    So proud of this band and this Queen 👑 Liniker! Best Wishes to them!!!

  • jdmac44
    jdmac44 17 hours ago

    a.k.a. The Break-Up, Make-Up Club. hehehe Glad to see them together again.

  • Elijah Johnson
    Elijah Johnson 17 hours ago

    Pretty chill. I like it.

  • henry melton
    henry melton 17 hours ago

    I didn’t know who she was but I’ll never forget her. Beautiful.

  • sam shuman
    sam shuman 17 hours ago

    This version of session 32 is so much better then the recorded version

  • Daniella Valeriano
    Daniella Valeriano 17 hours ago

    what is this? a soul cleanser? 😌✨

  • Billy Crosby
    Billy Crosby 17 hours ago

    A beautiful set. And no matter what turmoil exists with the brothers personally, they make great music and for me, were the last vestiges of what was known as Rock and Roll. Robinson Brothers, thank you and please continue to keep making music.

  • Reannon Lilly
    Reannon Lilly 17 hours ago

    What is the name of the song she does before Fire? Or was that just an intro?

  • boo843348
    boo843348 17 hours ago

    She gives me black feminist vibes....I cant rock with her...and the lyrics are very subpar

  • William Adams
    William Adams 17 hours ago

    best of 2020 of anything

  • Gabriel Costa
    Gabriel Costa 17 hours ago

    Someone knows wich mic is this?

  • Danielle Harty
    Danielle Harty 17 hours ago

    Brilliant !!!

  • Ellison Makavani
    Ellison Makavani 17 hours ago

    Is that Keanu Reeves on the strings ;)

  • Justin Darcy
    Justin Darcy 17 hours ago

    pure SOUL

  • daystate12345678
    daystate12345678 17 hours ago

    Amazing sound....