NPR Music: Tiny Desk Concerts

Tiny Desk Concerts from NPR's All Songs Considered features your favorite musicians performing at Bob Boilen's desk in the NPR Music office. This is the AUDIO only archive.

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3:39pm

Sat March 3, 2012
Tiny Desk Concerts

Laura Gibson Plays Tiny Desk Concert No. 200

Originally published on Mon March 5, 2012 5:57 pm

5:00am

Thu March 1, 2012
Tiny Desk Concerts

Pistolera: Tiny Desk Concert

Originally published on Thu March 1, 2012 5:54 am

Emily Bogle NPR

How exactly do you conjure the sounds of the Mexican desert from a cold basement in New York City's Chinatown? Check in with Pistolera to find out.

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8:40am

Mon February 27, 2012
Tiny Desk Concerts

Milagres: Tiny Desk Concert

Emilly Bogle/NPR

The big sound of Milagres is built from small, simple elements: the boom of the kick drum, the clack of the claves, the repetitive tap-tap-tapping of a piano. This is a band of selective minimalism — which, in the end, somehow gets me thinking about the big sounds Phil Spector made. It's all about attention to detail, and Milagres is a band that cares.

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6:46am

Mon February 20, 2012
Tiny Desk Concerts

Joyce El Khoury And Brian Jagde: Tiny Desk Concert

Emily Bogle NPR

Here at NPR Music, we don't impose an awful lot of limits when it comes to hosting musicians and their instruments behind (and occasionally on top of) Bob Boilen's desk.

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