Sudan Archives

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Sudan Archives

Sudan Archives draws inspiration from Irish and African traditional music. Watch her channel both in this Tiny Desk concert.

Alicia Keys

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Alicia Keys

The pop superstar premiered a new song, "Gramercy Park," and revisited a classic during her Tiny Desk performance.

Hadestown

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Hadestown

The cast and musicians of the hit Broadway musical Hadestown pack into the Tiny Desk for a truly glorious performance of its greatest songs.

Wire

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Wire

More than 40 years after forming, the British post-punk pioneers finally visited the Tiny Desk.

Lankum

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Lankum

The award-winning Irish quartet performs three songs from its latest album, The Livelong Day, at the Tiny Desk.

Frances Quinlan

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Frances Quinlan

The frontwoman of the indie-rock band Hop Along made her second appearance at the Tiny Desk, this time performing songs from her debut solo album.

Augustin Hadelich

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Augustin Hadelich

Grammy-winning fiddler Augustin Hadelich brings one of the finest violins in the world to the Tiny Desk.

Jon Batiste

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Jon Batiste

Jon Batiste premieres new songs and takes us through some of the many sides of his rich musical history at the Tiny Desk.

Daughter Of Swords

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Daughter Of Swords

Alexandra Sauser-Monnig returns to the Tiny Desk with her band Daughter of Swords, showcasing new music as well as songs from 2019's gorgeous Dawnbreaker album.

Mahan Esfahani

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Mahan Esfahani

The harpsichord is alive and well. Watch Mahan Esfahani give the first solo harpsichord recital at the Tiny Desk, playing music that spans over 250 years.

The Free Nationals Feat. Anderson .Paak, Chronixx & India Shawn

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The Free Nationals Feat. Anderson .Paak, Chronixx & India Shawn

The Free Nationals and Anderson .Paak make their triumphant return to the Tiny Desk along with some other special guests.

Angelica Garcia

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Angelica Garcia

With a great deal of "Salva-Mex-American" pride, Angelica Garcia performs three songs from her album, Cha Cha Palace at the Tiny Desk.

Tōth

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Tōth

Alex Toth, who played the Tiny Desk back in 2015 as a member of Rubblebucket returns front and center with his own band, Tōth.

The Lumineers

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The Lumineers

Ho hey! Look who turned up at the Tiny Desk. Watch The Lumineers play a four-song set for the smallest crowd in ages.

Jesca Hoop

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Jesca Hoop

You'll want to watch this deeply reflective and personal Tiny Desk concert.

Allen Stone

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Allen Stone

The soul singer demonstrated a commitment to the Tiny Desk that we rarely, if ever, see.

The Black Crowes

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The Black Crowes

Chris and Rich Robinson revisit songs from their debut album, Shake Your Money Maker.

Rex Orange County

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Rex Orange County

Watch the low-key British pop star perform "Sunflower," "Loving Is Easy" and more at the Tiny Desk.

Harry Styles

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Harry Styles

The former One Direction singer gave a charming performance of "Watermelon Sugar," "Adore You" and other cuts from his latest album, Fine Line.

Chika

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Chika

The 23-year old rapper from Alabama went for a stripped-down set anchored by a Peruvian cajón.

Kirill Gerstein

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Kirill Gerstein

Watch the award-winning pianist play a hit by Chopin, a premiere by Thomas Adès and a cherished song by Gershwin dressed in a virtuosic arrangement.

Taimane

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Taimane

Within the first moments of Taimane's magical set, we hear her play fiery flamenco, a famous phrase from the opera Carmen, a touch of Bach and more than a nod to her Hawaiian homeland.

Terri Lyne Carrington + Social Science

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Terri Lyne Carrington + Social Science

The veteran jazz drummer is joined by special guests that include producer and percussionist Kassa Overall and actor Malcolm Jamal Warner, for a potent and deeply moving set.

Mellotron Variations

Robby Grant, Pat Sansone (Wilco), Jonathan Kirkscey and John Medeski (Medeski, Martin & Wood) give an all-Mellotron performance at the Tiny Desk on December, 11, 2019. (Photo by Mhari Shaw/NPR) Mhari Shaw/NPR hide caption

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Mellotron Variations

Robby Grant, Pat Sansone (Wilco), Jonathan Kirkscey and John Medeski (Medeski, Martin & Wood) give an all-Mellotron performance, making music of magic and mystery.