Tiny Desk Intimate concerts, recorded live at NPR Music headquarters.

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Intimate concerts, recorded live at NPR Music headquarters

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The Staves

The Tiny Desk setting perfectly illuminates the power of The Staves' sisterly harmonies.

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Ana Tijoux

At the Tiny Desk, the French-born Chilean rapper features tracks from across her catalog rich with cultural commentary and political critique.

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Gary Bartz

The 83-year-old NEA Jazz Master turns the Tiny Desk into a place of musical worship.

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Luciana Souza

The Brazilian jazz singer and Trio Corrente perform selections from their Grammy-nominated album Cometa.

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Yasser Tejeda

The gifted guitarist combines traditional Dominican music with jazz and rock in his performance.

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Kiefer

With decades clocked behind the piano and a strong catalog, Kiefer Shackelford is primed for this moment.

Otoboke Beaver performs a Tiny Desk concert March 25, 2024, at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C. Michael Zamora/NPR/NPR hide caption

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Otoboke Beaver

The outrageously fun Japanese punk band speeds and screams through its catalog.

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WILLOW

The artist plays new songs from her forthcoming album, empathogen, as well as throwback hits at the Tiny Desk.

Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives perform a Tiny Desk concert at NPR Music in Washington, D.C. Photo: Estefania Mitre/NPR hide caption

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Tiny Desk Premiere: Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives

The country and bluegrass music legend performs an excellent set with a finale fit for church.

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Ne-Yo

Forever the showman, the R&B star and songwriter brings some of his biggest hits to the Tiny Desk.

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Hot Chip

The electro-pop group performs some of its enduring classics at the Tiny Desk.

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Lise Davidsen

The Norwegian soprano, with plenty of horsepower, unleashes a high C, and much subtle singing, in a thrilling set.

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Hauschka

It's hard to spot everything Hauschka deployed for this mostly improvised set, from pink putty to strings stuffed with tin foil.

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Sleater-Kinney

At the Desk, Sleater-Kinney was all business — as wiry and vital as ever.

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Fujii Kaze

NPR unveils the very first performance for Tiny Desk Concerts JAPAN, featuring talented Japanese singer and pianist Fujii Kaze.

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Yaya Bey

The New York-bred singer-songwriter creates a sense of closeness with her audience in this soul-stirring set.

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Linda May Han Oh

In this Tiny Desk, Oh presents a mix of cuts from her 2023 release, The Glass Hours, and new works.

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El Laberinto del Coco x globalFEST 2024

A five-song set from a genre-bending collective built around the folklore and rhythmic styles of bomba.

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Tarta Relena x globalFEST 2024

The Spanish duo's timeless, poetic songs evoke images of lyricists and vocalists from centuries past.

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Thandiswa Mazwai x globalFEST 2024

One of post-apartheid South Africa's most influential musicians comes to the Tiny Desk.

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Víkingur ?lafsson

The thoughtful pianist from Iceland plays a set of gentle pieces — from Bach to Bartók — evoking nostalgic memories of his childhood.

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Big Sean

The respected lyricist and hip-hop hitmaker comes to the Desk for one of the longest set lists in Tiny Desk history.

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Soul Glo

For the first time, a hardcore punk band graces the Tiny Desk — and ignites a mosh pit in the office.

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