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NPR Music Listening Party: John Prine's Debut Turns 50

John Prine's self-titled album came out 50 years ago. Bonnie Raitt, Jim Rooney, Fiona Prine and Jody Whelan guest in an online listening party with host Ann Powers on Sept. 23. Watch John Prine's Tiny Desk concert https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sOg7mAkrKJw Watch the Tiny Desk tribute to John Prine https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PBksI8zbhrg

maye: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

From Sept. 15 through Oct. 15, Tiny Desk is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with an "El Tiny" takeover of the (home) concert series, featuring J Balvin, Camila Cabello and several more musicians from all corners of Latinidad. Anamaria Sayre | September 22, 2021 maye's sultry vocals and ethereal energy conjure a world in which areperias shrouded...

J Balvin's "Mi Gente" • Behind The Music With Alt.Latino's Felix Contreras

Mon Laferte: Una Conversación Con Alt.Latino

Mon Laferte es una vocalista dinámica con experiencia tocando y produciendo música en todo tipo de géneros. Aunque es originaria de Chile, su álbum recientemente lanzado, 'Seis,' usa sonidos de Ranchera y Banda para rendir homenaje a la cantante de Banda, de fama mundial, nacida en Costa Rica y de origen mexicano, Chavela Vargas. Chavela era ampliamente...

Diamante Eléctrico: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

From Sept. 15 through Oct. 15, Tiny Desk is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with an "El Tiny" takeover of the (home) concert series, featuring J Balvin, Camila Cabello and several more musicians from all corners of Latinidad. Reanna Cruz | September 17, 2021 Six hands, holding pencils as drumsticks, tap out a simple percussive beat on a Wurlitzer...

J Balvin: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

From Sept. 15 through Oct. 15, Tiny Desk is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with an "El Tiny" takeover of the (home) concert series, featuring J Balvin, Camila Cabello and several more musicians from all corners of Latinidad. Reanna Cruz | September 16, 2021 A tattooed hand scrawls on a small school desk — "Jose by J Balvin" — followed by a...

J Balvin: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Meet NPR Music's 2021 Tiny Desk Contest Winner

On Friday, Sept. 17, NPR Music's Bob Boilen interviewed the winner of the 2021 Tiny Desk Contest: Neffy! Neffy is a singer-songwriter from Arlington, Va., with a stunning, singular voice whose songs combine influences from folk, soul and R&B. Her entry video for “Wait Up,” which reflects on the healing power of nature, is a testament to her...

Carla Morrison + Maria Zardoya: Una Conversacion Con Alt.Latino

Felix Contreras hosted a special live conversation with singer-songwriters Carla Morrison and Maria Zardoya of the band The Marías. The two Spanglish queens shared some of their own stories, talked about their music with one another, and discussed the ways they have been influenced by and learned from each other’s music and culture. Félix Contreras...

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