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Moses Sumney at NPR Tiny Desk Concert Is a Must Watch

Moses Sumney is the latest performer to do a set at NPR's Tiny Desk Concert. While his excellence as a live performer is no secret at…
Brian Josephs / November 29, 2017

Watch Neko Case’s Halloween Tiny Desk Concert

Lots of musicians had good Halloween costumes---Neko Case was a gorilla! She was also today's [update: not today] guest for a special spooky edition of NPR's Tiny…
Anna Gaca / October 31, 2017

Watch Shabazz Palaces’ NPR Tiny Desk Concert

After hosting Thundercat, NPR's Tiny Desk Concert decided to bring in the extraterrestrial duo Shabazz Palaces. The duo reached back into their discography to perform Lese Majesty's "Colluding…
Brian Josephs / October 23, 2017

Watch Thundercat’s NPR Tiny Desk Concert

Thundercat, who's been touring extensively this year, stopped by NPR to perform in its latest episode of Tiny Desk Concert. The premier bassist and his band…
Brian Josephs / October 18, 2017

Watch Perfume Genius’ Tender NPR Tiny Desk Concert

Perfume Genius performed a stripped-down three-song set for the latest edition of NPR's Tiny Desk Concert series. Mike Hadreas ran through No Shape cuts "Valley" and "Slip…
Brian Josephs / June 12, 2017

A New Stretch and Bobbito Show Is Coming to NPR

Following the release of a laudatory documentary examining their legacy in 2015 (now a Netflix streaming option), legendary NYC hip-hop radio personalities Robert "Bobbito" Garcia…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 18, 2017

Watch Noname’s Smooth Tiny Desk Concert

Chicago rapper Noname visited NPR recently to play a Tiny Desk Concert to promote her upcoming US tour. She performed several songs from her 2016 mixtape Telefone, including…
Geena Kloeppel / April 3, 2017

Watch Sampha’s Intimate NPR Tiny Desk Concert

Sampha recently stopped by NPR to play three songs from his new album Process for the Tiny Desk series. During the performance, Sampha alternates between electric keys and an acoustic…
Geena Kloeppel / March 21, 2017

NPR Exec Says They Won’t Call a “False Statement” by Donald Trump a “Lie” [UPDATE]

Donald Trump and his representatives frequently make public statements that simply are not true. Are they lying? For now, at least, NPR says no, not necessarily—when Trump…
Anna Gaca / January 25, 2017