Tiny Desk Intimate concerts, recorded live at the desk of All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen.
Tiny Desk

Tiny Desk

Intimate video performances, recorded live at the desk of All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen

Bedouine performs a Tiny Desk Concert on April 16, 2018 (Bob Boilen/NPR). Bob Boilen/NPR hide caption

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Bedouine

Bedouine is Azniv Korkejian, a singer and guitarist who echoes sounds from the 1960's North American folk songwriters, but with vocal inflections closer to Leonard Cohen than to Joni Mitchell.

ÌFÉ performs a Tiny Desk Concert on March 30, 2018 (Eslah Attar/NPR). Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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ÌFÉ

ÌFÉ isn't playing anything new. In fact, the band takes on something quite old: ritual Afro-Caribbean music that takes a lifetime to absorb and master.

Superorganism performs a Tiny Desk Concert on April 3, 2018 (Jenna Sterner/NPR). Jenna Sterner/NPR hide caption

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Superorganism

The multinational band of theatrically fun and talented musicians in Superorganism mix melody and mischievous with almost Seussian folly.

Logan Richardson performs a Tiny Desk Concert on March 2, 2018 (Eslah Attar/NPR). Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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Logan Richardson

Hear a triumphant fusion of jazz, rock and blues that moves with momentum and fresh anticipation. Logan Richardson plays with a lyrical intensity that is both focused and free.

John Moreland performs a Tiny Desk Concert on March 27, 2018 (Morgan Noelle Smith/NPR). Morgan Noelle Smith/NPR hide caption

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John Moreland

When you hear John Moreland's sweet voice, it's hard to believe he spent years singing in punk, metal-core and hardcore bands. He plays acoustic guitar now, but his songs are still full of passion.

OC performs a Tiny Desk Concert on March 28, 2018 (Eslah Attar/NPR). Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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O.C.

The veteran Brooklyn rapper was an underground star during hip-hop's golden era. At the Tiny Desk, O.C. made it clear that he hasn't lost his edge.

The Breeders perform a Tiny Desk Concert on March 7, 2018 (Eslah Attar/NPR). Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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The Breeders

The Breeders' dreamy scuzz sounds wiser and more frazzled at the Tiny Desk, featuring the same lineup behind the band's breakout, 1993 album Last Splash.

Jorge Drexer performs a Tiny Desk Concert on February 14, 2018 (Eslah Attar/NPR). Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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Jorge Drexler

The Uruguayan singer-songwriter is one of the finest lyricists operating today. Watch his stunning performance behind the Tiny Desk.

Tyler Childers performs a Tiny Desk Concert on March 8, 2018 (Eslah Attar/NPR). Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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Tyler Childers

Tyler Childers writes songs about hard lives and hard love with direct heart and a soulful Kentucky drawl.

Lara Bello performs a Tiny Desk Concert on February 22, 2018 (Eslah Attar/NPR). Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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Lara Bello

Flamenco, jazz and classical share the stage in this Tiny Desk from one of our favorite Spanish composers.

Rhye performs a Tiny Desk Concert on February 26, 2018 (Eslah Attar/NPR). Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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Rhye

See the band perform a rare evening Tiny Desk concert, illuminated by flickering lights

Dan Auerbach performs a Tiny Desk Concert on March 23, 2018 (Eslah Attar/NPR). Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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Dan Auerbach

The guitarist and singer for The Black Keys and The Arcs brings his Easy Eye Sound Revue to the Tiny Desk, recalling a time and sound from the '60s when southern R&B, including Nashville, was a force.

Dee Dee Bridgewater performs a Tiny Desk Concert on August 11, 2017. (Claire Harbage/NPR) Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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Dee Dee Bridgewater

Bridgewater connects with her roots, her birthplace and the town she's loved all her life, with a set of songs from Memphis.

Robin Olson performs a Tiny Desk Concert (Jenna Sterner/NPR). Jenna Sterner/NPR hide caption

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Robin Olson

Hear the elusive avant-garde pianist debut a new piece, etched in shimmering chords and dark, lamenting octaves.

Masta Ace performs a Tiny Desk Concert on February 15, 2018 (Eslah Attar/NPR). Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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Masta Ace

The Juice Crew legend brought his biggest hit, "Born To Roll," and a heartfelt recollection of his personal journey to the Tiny Desk.