tiny desk concert
They play new jams, rarities, and old hits in the NPR office.
"Can you swear in this? You put the thing beforehand, right, that says: 'explicit language'?"
After being a guest on Daniel Caesar's Tiny Desk Concert, the elusive R&B singer finally has a chance to serenade us with her own 18-minute medley.
It's a 20-minute-long medley replete with strings and packed with the sort of quick-fire lyrical dexterity you'd expect.
The indie supergroup played "Souvenir," "Me & My Dog," and "Ketchum, ID" at NPR.
David Bazan brought Erik Walters and Sean Lane to NPR to perform "When They Really Get to Know You They Will Run," "Yellow Bike," and "Kept Secrets."
Florence + The Machine played "June," "Patricia," and "Ship to Wreck" at NPR in an impressively restrained set.
The idiosyncratic, existential soul artist warmed up with "Rimshot" before stretching out a remarkable, 12-minute "Green Eyes."
The iconic rapper performed new single "King's Paradise" before dropping into "Paid in Full" and "Know the Ledge."
Smith, who's celebrating her 21st birthday today, performed languid versions of "On My Mind," "Teenage Fantasy," and "Blue Lights" at NPR.
Inflatable whales hanging from the ceiling tell you all you need to know, as Orono Noguchi and co. play tracks from their inventive debut album.