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

Tiny Desk

Intimate video performances, recorded live at the desk of Bob Boilen

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Madison Cunningham

The singer-songwriter performs a selection of tracks from her forthcoming album, Revealer, that are alive with new sensations.

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Pigeon Pit

The folk-punk unit performs hopeful, shout-alongable songs about seeking freedom in the face of tyranny, exhaustion and everyday nonsense.

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Big Thief (Home) Concert

The band plays a comfortable, playful set — including an unreleased song — from a house in Connecticut.

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Mivos Quartet

The Mivos Quartet offers a new, colorful piece by Henry Threadgill and music by Robert Honstein inspired by the shimmering light at the Arctic Circle.

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Ludovico Einaudi

The Italian pianist and composer brings his emotional and reflective music to the Tiny Desk.

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Curse Of Lono (Home) Concert

The band, led by singer and songwriter Felix Bechtolsheimer, performs dark but beautiful songs from its evocative 2022 album People In Cars.

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Animal Collective (Home) Concert

The band Animal Collective performs a transfixing, unpredictable concert at MASS MoCA.

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Belle and Sebastian

The band from Glasgow gives a charming, magnificent performance of songs from its new album, plus a classic tune from If You're Feeling Sinister.

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FKJ (Home) Concert

This performance from the French producer and multi-instrumentalist has all the shivers of ASMR with all the emotive joy of a warehouse electronic fête.

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Maylee Todd (Home) Concert

Maylee Todd's sci-fi performance includes an appearance from the first digital avatar to perform a Tiny Desk concert.

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Essential Voices USA

Watch a world premiere performance of choral songs built on texts from important Washington women, from Kamala Harris and Condoleezza Rice to Eleanor Roosevelt, Elena Kagan and Abigail Adams.

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Usher

The R&B goliath caps off our Black Music Month celebration, highlighting a catalog chock-full of hits spanning 25 years.

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Tiny Desk Playlists

The best of NPR Music's Tiny Desk concert series.

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Denzel Curry

From the moment the versatile emcee arrived at the Tiny Desk, the vibes were right. Watch a six-song set from Curry and a 10-piece live band.

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J'Nai Bridges (Home) Concert

The Grammy Award-winning opera singer performs a classical, jazz and gospel influenced set.

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Monica (Home) Concert

Monica delivers a vibrant vocal masterclass in this Tiny Desk (home) concert that spans decades.

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Maverick City Music

The contemporary worship music collective performs behind the Tiny Desk, featuring a special appearance by gospel legend Kirk Franklin.

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Ravyn Lenae

The genre-melding R&B artist Ravyn Lenae brings a funky, futuristic set to the Tiny Desk.

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Larry June (Home) Concert

Larry June is the indie-rap hustle personified. Though the Bay Area emcee has a prodigious output, his (home) concert reflects the comfortable, laid-back tone of his records.

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FKA twigs (Home) Concert

In the hallowed halls of London's St. Matthias Church, the innovative musician performs a cathartic set, including her new song "killer."