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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 Margaret Glaspy. Ruby Wallau/NPR hide caption

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Margaret Glaspy

Everything serves the songs here: There's no overplaying, no frills, just great music and a tremendous new artist who sounds thrilled to be playing it.

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Tiny Desk Concert with Eddie Palmieri. Ruby Wallau/NPR hide caption

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Eddie Palmieri

An icon for both modern and Latin jazz, the veteran performer continues to break tradition and innovate within many musical styles, including salsa, fusion, Latin funk and more.

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Tiny Desk Concert with Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals. Cameron Robert/NPR hide caption

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Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals

Watch the invigorating, genre-busting bandleader, drummer, singer and rapper perform four songs — three from this year's Malibu, plus one surprising audience request.

Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals

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Tiny Desk Concert with René Marie. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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René Marie

Joined by her Experiment In Truth band, the expressive, charismatic jazz singer performs songs from her new album, Sound Of Red.

René Marie

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Tiny Desk Concert with The Jayhawks. Ruby Wallau/NPR hide caption

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The Jayhawks

The beloved band displays its signature country-tinged rock and close harmonies in four stripped-down songs from its newest album, Paging Mr. Proust.

The Jayhawks

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Tiny Desk Concert with Rachel Barton Pine. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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Rachel Barton Pine

Watch the genial violinist commune with nearly 300-year-old music by J.S. Bach, played on an instrument built during the composer's heyday.

Rachel Barton Pine

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Tiny Desk Concert with Kevin Morby. Ruby Wallau/NPR hide caption

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Kevin Morby

The singer, known for his work in the bands Woods and The Babies, performs carefully crafted songs with powerful lyrics. Morby released his new album, Singing Saw, earlier this year.

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Tiny Desk Concert with Lucy Dacus. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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Lucy Dacus

The Virginia musician writes songs that can be thoughtful, playful and powerful, with tremendous arrangements from guitarist Jacob Blizard. Watch Dacus and her band perform three songs from No Burden.

Lucy Dacus

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Tiny Desk Concert with Xenia Rubinos. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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Xenia Rubinos

On Black Terry Cat and in the NPR Music offices, Rubinos' music uses her Afro-Caribbean roots as a jumping-off point for inventive, provocative songs.

Xenia Rubinos

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Tiny Desk Concert with John Congleton and the Nighty Nite. Brandon Chew/NPR hide caption

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John Congleton And The Nighty Nite

These are not songs to shock, but songs to remind us of our fragility, our faults, our instincts and what an extraordinary thing it is to be an ordinary phenomenal nothing.

John Congleton And The Nighty Nite

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