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Waxahatchee performs a Tiny Desk Concert in September 2013.

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November 23, 2013 – This is Katie Crutchfield as Waxahatchee, playing intimate music for an intimate setting.

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John Legend performs at the Tiny Desk Concert on Wednesday, October 23, 2013.

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November 16, 2013 – The soul singer retains the easygoing grace of a performer fit for any stage — even a tiny one.

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Debashish Bhattacharya performs at a Tiny Desk Concert in September 2013.

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November 12, 2013 – Bhattacharya draws on North Indian classical music, but blues also pours out of his stunning work.

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American jazz vibraphonist Gary Burton plays a Tiny Desk Concert on Sept. 13, 2013.

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November 9, 2013 – The jazz vibraphone pioneer is 70 now, but that hasn't slowed his flying four-mallet technique.

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Ashley Monroe performs at a Tiny Desk Concert in September 2013.

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November 3, 2013 – This three-song set in the NPR Music offices captures a nice cross-section of Monroe's appeal.

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"I tried to get the sexy gorilla costume. But they're out, so I got the standard one," Neko Case says. "But there's still boobies."

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October 31, 2013 – Watch a Halloween Tiny Desk Concert in which Case performs with Kelly Hogan and Eric Bachmann.

San Fermin performs at a Tiny Desk Concert on Sept. 19, 2013.

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October 28, 2013 – The orchestral folk-pop band's little song-worlds burst with ambition, talent and extreme joy.

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Typhoon performs a Tiny Desk Concert in October 2013.

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October 26, 2013 – The dozen members of this Portland, Ore. band crammed behind the Tiny Desk for a transcendent set.

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Daughter performs a Tiny Desk Concert in August 2013.

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October 21, 2013 – Pretty and melancholy, the Londoners' music conjures a perfect mix of gloom, desire and hostility.

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Matt Ulery performs at a Tiny Desk Concert in August 2013.

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October 19, 2013 – The bassist composes beautiful, unpretentious music for an unusual jazz band with accordion.

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Okkervil River performs a Tiny Desk Concert in September 2013.

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October 15, 2013 – The band performs three songs from a record inspired by the childhood of singer Will Sheff.

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Valerie June performs a Tiny Desk Concert.

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October 12, 2013 – Short of seeing her live and in person, this is the best way to encounter June's heartfelt sound.

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Superchunk performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Sept. 30, 2013.

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October 7, 2013 – Watch the venerable band translate its electric sound to acoustic instruments in an intimate way.

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Lawrence Brownlee performs a Tiny Desk Concert in June 2013.

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October 5, 2013 – The operatic tenor, acclaimed for his Rossini, circles back to his roots as a singer of spirituals.

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Oliver "Tuku" Mtukudzi performs a Tiny Desk Concert for NPR Music in Washington, D.C.

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September 30, 2013 – The Zimbabwean legend performs songs from the mournful but celebratory Sarawoga for NPR Music.

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