GOGOL BORDELLO – NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Stephen Thompson | June 28, 2010 If you watch this video and don't get to the part where Eugene Hutz is dancing on the desks, then you've missed the most rollicking and insane Tiny Desk Concert of all time. I've seen Gogol Bordello at a nightclub, and its live show is a gypsy punk circus,… Continue lendo GOGOL BORDELLO – NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

HELADO NEGRO – Live @ NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Helado Negro | June 30, 2017 — The artist Helado Negro (Roberto Lange) made a very big impression on me when I first experienced him almost eight years ago. It was a sound I had never quite heard, and I was immediately drawn in; there were layers of synths, percussion that percolated rather than pulsed,… Continue lendo HELADO NEGRO – Live @ NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Tiny Desk meets GlobalFEST: Kombilesa Mí, Northern Cree, Son Rompe Pera

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Htmfg1BMXTA For the second consecutive year, NPR teams up with globalFEST for a thrilling online music festival we call Tiny Desk Meets globalFEST: three nights, nine bands, and a world of musical traditions beamed into your living room. Bob Boilen | January 19, 2022Every January, I attend globalFEST at a New York City nightclub and… Continue lendo Tiny Desk meets GlobalFEST: Kombilesa Mí, Northern Cree, Son Rompe Pera

CORDAE – Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

The Tiny Desk is working from home for the foreseeable future. Introducing NPR Music's Tiny Desk (home) concerts, bringing you performances from across the country and the world. It's the same spirit — stripped-down sets, an intimate setting — just a different space. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u5puSWxPNyA Bobby Carter | January 14, 2022 Midway through his Tiny Desk… Continue lendo CORDAE – Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

THE CRANBERRIES – Live @ NPR Music / Tiny Desk Concert

After a long hiatus, the best-selling Irish pop-rock band is about to return with a new album called Roses. But if this performance at the NPR Music offices is any indication, the group isn't afraid to dip into its arsenal of early hits. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hxsJvKYyVyg Set List: "Linger""Tomorrow""Ode To My Family""Zombie""Raining In My Heart"

ERYKAH BADU – Live @ NPR Music Tiny Desk

Aug. 15, 2018 | Felix Contreras -- Some folks around the NPR Music office said they felt an almost spiritual connection to Erykah Badu during her visit to the Tiny Desk. And that was before she and her band even played a single note. It came from the waft of earthly scents that followed in… Continue lendo ERYKAH BADU – Live @ NPR Music Tiny Desk

NATALIA LAFOURCADE – Live on NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Oct. 27, 2017 | Felix Contreras -- Natalia Lafourcade is a successful singer-songwriter whose voice and music live on the edge of pop, but maintain a distinct independence. A few years ago, while Lafourcade was traveling Brazil, she felt a great nostalgia for her native Mexico and its folk music. When she finally returned home,… Continue lendo NATALIA LAFOURCADE – Live on NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

THE BLACK CROWES – Live @ Tiny Desk Concert

This performance was recorded on February 20, 2020. We will continue releasing Tiny Desk videos of shows that had already been taped. In light of current events, NPR is postponing new live tapings of Tiny Desk Concerts. In the meantime, check out Tiny Desk (home) concerts! They’re recorded by the artists in their home. It’s… Continue lendo THE BLACK CROWES – Live @ Tiny Desk Concert

SUZANNE VEGA: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Like a fine wine, Suzanne Vega only gets better with time... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AndEMO__p2U In pop-music circles, Suzanne Vega is known almost entirely for two songs from the late 1980s: the child-abuse ballad "Luka" and a song that launched literally dozens of dance remixes, "Tom's Diner." But Vega has been making vital, inventive music the entire time… Continue lendo SUZANNE VEGA: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

FANFARE CIOCĂRLIA: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Fanfare Ciocărlia is a twelve-piece Romanian Romani Balkan brass band from the northeastern Romanian village of Zece Prăjini, Iași. The band is made up of Roma musicians, and they are recognised as one of Europe's most popular contemporary Romani bands. Fanfare Ciocărlia are best known for its fast, high-energy music with complex rhythms and high-speed… Continue lendo FANFARE CIOCĂRLIA: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert