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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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Hem performs a Tiny Desk Concert in June 2013.

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September 28, 2013 – Hem makes a homey, fireside kind of music, with songs that feel as if they've always been there.

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Cristina Pato Trio performs a Tiny Desk Concert in June 2013.

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September 21, 2013 – A Galician bagpiper and her trio take Celtic sounds in an entirely wild and wonderful direction.

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Shovels and Rope plays a Tiny Desk Concert in June 2013.

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September 16, 2013 – The husband-and-wife duo mixes rowdy folk-rock and rootsy ballads, with the help of a canine friend.

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The Arturo O'Farrill Octect performs a Tiny Desk Concert in June 2013.

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September 14, 2013 – With an eye on both the past and the future, O'Farrill has jazz and Afro-Cuban music in his DNA.

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The 1975 performs a Tiny Desk Concert in June 2013.

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September 10, 2013 – Performing solo, singer Matthew Healy doesn't hesitate to transform both his songs and himself.

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Bombino performs a Tiny Desk Concert on June 19, 2013.

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September 7, 2013 – For our 300th Tiny Desk Concert, we showcase a Tuareg guitarist's fierce, hypnotic, alluring jams.

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