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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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St. Vincent

St. Vincent performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Nov. 27, 2017 (Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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St. Vincent

The singer performed at the Tiny Desk without a warmup or soundcheck, with just her acoustic guitar and un-amplified voice, letting the wordplay in her songs shine through.

St. Vincent

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Amadou and Mariam

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Amadou and Mariam

The Malian musicians, who've been playing together for nearly 40 years, bring some of the most lyrical melodies and joyful sounds we've ever had at the Tiny Desk.

Amadou and Mariam

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The Lemon Twigs

The Lemon Twings perform a Tiny Desk Concert on Oct. 18, 2017 (Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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The Lemon Twigs

Brothers Brian and Michael D'Addario seem like they beamed into the Tiny Desk from the year 1971, untouched by the 21st century.

The Lemon Twigs

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The Artists from the "Take Me to the River" Tour

The artists from the "Take Me to the River" tour perform a Tiny Desk Concert on Nov. 16, 2017 (Jenna Sterner/NPR). Jenna Sterner/NPR hide caption

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The Artists from the "Take Me to the River" Tour

More than a dozen artists gather behind the Tiny Desk to celebrate Memphis soul in a joyful, triumphant performance.

The Artists from the "Take Me to the River" Tour

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AHI

AHI performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Nov. 21, 2107 (Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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AHI

The Ontario-based singer has a gruff but sweet voice with openly honest words behind soulful tunes of hope.

AHI

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Julien Baker

Julien Baker performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Oct. 16, 2017 (Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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Julien Baker

Julien Baker's Turn Out The Lights brought her much-deserved critical acclaim and wider attention in 2017. Before its release, we asked her to make a rare return to the Tiny Desk for something special.

Julien Baker

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The Weather Station

The Weather Station performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Dec. 12, 2017 (Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR). Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR hide caption

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The Weather Station

One of the joys of listening to The Weather station is the tension and release in the group's enchanting music. It's what made the band's most recent album one of Bob Boilen's favorite of 2017.

The Weather Station

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Lo Moon

Lo Moon performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Nov. 8, 2017 (Christina Ascani/NPR). Christina Ascani/NPR hide caption

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Lo Moon

The LA band's signature sound is intimate and demonstrative, haunting yet uplifting, an old-fashioned rock beat under glimmering guitar and keys. And at the Tiny Desk, it was at ease.

Lo Moon

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Open Mike Eagle

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Open Mike Eagle

The indie rap denizen behind one of 2017's most inventive albums came to the nation's capital to represent all the Brick Body Kids who Still Daydream.

Open Mike Eagle

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Hanson Holiday Tiny Desk Concert

Hanson performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Sept. 25, 2017 (Christina Ascani/NPR). Christina Ascani/NPR hide caption

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Hanson Holiday Tiny Desk Concert

Frantic time-lapse set decoration. An intrusive snow machine. Ugly holiday sweaters. It's time to hunker down and soak up a raucous and reverent Christmas party, courtesy of Hanson.

Hanson Holiday Tiny Desk Concert

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