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Larry Fitzmaurice | March 24, 2020 - 3:49 pm

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Watch Tame Impala Rework Three Slow Rush Songs In Live-From-Home Tiny Desk Concert

A month before the pandemic hit, Tame Impala released the long-awaited new album The Slow Rush. If all had gone according to plan, Kevin Parker…
Tom Breihan | August 24, 2020 - 10:51 am

Watch Laura Marling Play Songs From Her New Album In Her Taped-From-Home Tiny Desk Concert

One of the interesting side effects of our current quarantine situation is that we're getting to see inside a lot of musicians' homes. And I…
Tom Breihan | April 16, 2020 - 9:39 am

Watch Black Thought Debut Three Songs In Tiny Desk Concert

For the past few weeks, The Tonight Show has moved to something that Jimmy Fallon films in his own apartment, and the members of Fallon's…
Tom Breihan | April 9, 2020 - 1:48 pm

Watch Margo Price Debut New Song “Someone Else’s Problem” In Recorded-From-Home Tiny Desk Concert

Right now, NPR is doing something cool with its already-cool Tiny Desk Concerts video series. Since nobody can make it to play at the actual…
Tom Breihan | March 26, 2020 - 12:19 pm

Watch Coldplay Cover Prince’s “1999” At Tiny Desk Concert

That desk just keeps getting tinier and tinier! NPR's Tiny Desk Concert series recently hosted Coldplay, one of the biggest bands in the world, and…
James Rettig | March 9, 2020 - 10:42 am

Watch Taylor Swift Display Her Craft In A Great Stripped-Down Tiny Desk Concert

They netted themselves a big one. For years now, NPR has been bringing in musicians for its Tiny Desk Concerts, a great simple-idea video series…
Tom Breihan | October 16, 2019 - 8:53 am

Watch Ty Dolla $ign & Thundercat’s Lovely Tiny Desk Concert Tribute To Mac Miller

Almost exactly a year ago, Mac Miller had just released Swimming, which would turn to be his final album. In promoting it, Mac sat down…
Tom Breihan | August 8, 2019 - 10:58 am

Jonny Greenwood Debuts New Music Via Ensemble Signal Tiny Desk Concert

The most recent music from Jonny Greenwood, the Radiohead multi-instrumentalist and film-score great, hasn't been a record. It's been a piece of sheet music. Last…
Tom Breihan | May 20, 2019 - 9:49 am

Watch Boygenius Play A Stunning Tiny Desk Concert

Anytime you get a chance to see Boygenius do anything, you need to take full advantage. A few weeks ago, the supergroup of Julien Baker,…
Tom Breihan | November 16, 2018 - 11:20 am

Jim James – “Over And Over” (Feat. Angel Olsen)

Jim James is taking the song title "Over And Over" very seriously. First the My Morning Jacket frontman included a rocking version of the song…
Chris DeVille | October 26, 2018 - 2:10 pm

Watch Erykah Badu’s Gorgeous Tiny Desk Concert

God-level R&B eminence Erykah Badu releases music on her own terms, whenever she feels like it, and she hasn't felt like it much lately. Other…
Tom Breihan | August 15, 2018 - 11:19 am

Watch Mac Miller’s Warm, Reflective Tiny Desk Concert, Featuring Thundercat

On Friday, Mac Miller released his thoughtful, introspective album Swimming. After a year that included a highly publicized breakup and a really bad arrest, Miller…
Tom Breihan | August 6, 2018 - 9:53 am

Watch Vagabon Debut “Full Moon In Gemini” In Tiny Desk Concert

Last year, Laetitia Tamko, the New York-based musician and onetime Band To Watch, released Infinite Worlds, one of the best indie rock debuts of 2018.
Tom Breihan | February 23, 2018 - 10:39 am

Watch St. Vincent’s Lovely Acoustic Tiny Desk Concert

St. Vincent's 2017 album MASSEDUCTION leans hard on production tricks, and Annie Clark's live show seems to get more elaborate and conceptual with every year.
Tom Breihan | January 22, 2018 - 9:58 am