Alternatives und Indie audios

H.e.r.

The singer stuns in her second appearance at the Tiny Desk, showcasing not only her vocal...

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Wu-Tang Clan

The Clan celebrates its 25th anniversary with an old-school cipher at the Tiny Desk.

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Dirty Projectors

The band takes its quirks of production, rhythm and rhyme and brilliantly arranges them to work...

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Joey Alexander

No one in the NPR offices could have imagined how remarkable this 15-year old pianist would be at...

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The Innocence Mission

The Innocence Mission, ever the most careful cultivators of quiet, encouraged us to come closer,...

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dvsn

The Toronto-based R&B duo bathed the Tiny Desk in vibrant blue, purple and orange light to...

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boygenius

Julien Baker, Lucy Dacus and Phoebe Bridgers are all Tiny Desk alumae, but here they play...

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Bernie And The Believers Feat. Essence: Tiny Desk Concert

The story of Bernie and the Believers is the story of Bernie Dalton's diagnosis of Lou Gehrig's...

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Half Waif

The band's songs, stripped here to their essence, are particularly peaceful and calm — and...

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Pedro The Lion

No matter how dark or disastrous, there's always been an undercurrent of grace to the music of...

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Nicholas Payton Trio: Tiny Desk Concert

After back-to-back performances in South Africa, Argentina, Chile and New York, Payton hit the...

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Jim James

A single voice can send a powerful message - and that's just what Jim James did at the Tiny Desk,...

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Cautious Clay

The charismatic singer and saxophonist brought a group of longtime friends to play a warm,...

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Chromeo

The self-proclaimed "Funklordz" normally perform as a duo, but played with a live band for the...

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Café Tacvba

The pioneering Mexican band recreates the adventurous musical energy of their massive stadium...

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Big Boi

The OutKast star performs "So Fresh, So Clean," "The Way You Move" and his solo single "All...

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Cory Henry

Henry and his band would have sounded right at home on Stax Records in the '70s — no small...

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Saba

Before embarking on a tour of Australia and Asia, the Chicago native brought the squad that...

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Cécile McLorin Salvant

The jazz singer, who used to be into radical feminist punk, now composes and sings beautiful jazz...

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Anthony Roth Costanzo

Watch the ambitious countertenor sing music that spans more than 250 years, connecting the dots...

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