Dark Meat has as many as 20 members. We fit as many as we could behind Bob Boilen's desk.
Sam & Ruby recently visited NPR for a live performance chat, tied to the release of their new album.
Sam And Ruby Meld Hearts With Music
Hear Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova, stars of the movie Once, playing six new songs and an encore.
In this video shot at the NPR Music offices, Siskind showcases a voice that's both honeyed and raw.
Dave Douglas Brass Ecstacy performing a Tiny Desk Concert.
Or, the day a trumpet, trombone, French horn and tuba played us a soulful Rufus Wainwright cover.
A handful of kind people showed up, bringing with them Phish CDs, books, and stories.
Watch the artist formerly known as Smog play a three-song set that's almost eerily transfixing.
The seemingly rootless band performed its sweet mix of bluegrass and roots music in a session.
The Dixie Bee-Liners in Studio on Folk Alley
The Avett Brothers performing a Tiny Desk Concert.
Hear the harmony-drenched roots-rock band perform a kinetic, frenetic set in the NPR Music offices.
Fed up with his jazz career, he embraced a new repertoire: rock songs. Watch a studio performance.
How Eric Lewis, Jazz Pianist, Became ELEW