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Tiny Desk Concerts from NPR Music feature your favorite musicians performing at All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen's desk in the NPR office. Hear Wilco, Adele, Passion Pit, Tinariwen, Miguel, The xx and many more. This is the audio version of the podcast. A video version is also available.More from Tiny Desk Concerts - Audio »

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Tiny Desk Concert with Mitski

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Mitski

Mitski's music is dark and even scary, but glimmers of beauty peek through. Watch the singer perform three of her songs in the NPR Music offices.

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Gabrielle Smith performs as Eskimeaux at a Tiny Desk Concert on July 14, 2015.

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Eskimeaux

There's lighthearted, almost childlike beauty in the way Gabrielle Smith puts words to song. Here, she performs a few of Bob Boilen's favorite songs of 2015.

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Tiny Desk Concert with Caroline Rose.

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Caroline Rose

Inspired by rockabilly, fast country and frequent travel, the singer plays music as if she's just met her new best friend: It's fresh, fun and performed with contagious enthusiasm.

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Tiny Desk Concert with Son Lux

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Son Lux

The trio blows up its sound for the Tiny Desk by adding off-duty, civilian horn players from the United States Marine Band.

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Tiny Desk Concert with Kacey Musgraves

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Kacey Musgraves

Before closing with the go-your-own-way anthem "Follow Your Arrow," the country singer showcases four songs from her terrific second album, Pageant Material.

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Tiny Desk Concert with Restorations

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Restorations

The Philly rock band's big-hearted and decibel-shattering songs are stripped down to a few guitars and a MiniKorg in a set that will leave a lump in your throat.

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Tiny Desk concert with Torres

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Torres

Mackenzie Scott's quiet early music gave hints that she could get loud. But it's still hard to fully prepare for the ferocity of her new work, which channels PJ Harvey and Patti Smith.

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Tiny Desk Concert with Terence Blanchard Feat. The E-Collective.

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Terence Blanchard Feat. The E-Collective

The New Orleans trumpeter wasn't thinking about Eric Garner, Michael Brown or #blacklivesmatter when he first assembled this funky new band. But then it became a dance to ward off despair.

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Tiny Desk Concert with SOAK.

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SOAK

Performing three songs from Before We Forgot How To Dream, Irish singer-songwriter Bridie Monds-Watson makes the most of a single voice and an acoustic guitar.

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Tiny Desk Concert with And The Kids

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And The Kids

The fun, colorful trio plays music that's full of life, with dissonant sounds that still feel suited for singing along.

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