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Watch The Shins’ James Mercer’s NPR Tiny Desk Concert

James Mercer from The Shins donned a knit hat in the summer and came by NPR’s offices to do a Tiny Desk concert. Mercer performed a three-song acoustic set from both the band’s newest and most famous records (Heartworms and Chutes Too Narrow, respectively). If you’re a classic Shins head, make sure to stick around for Mercer’s take on “Young Pilgrims.” Watch below.