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Saturday, April 14, 2018 Permalink

Big List, Tiny Desk


From The Desk of...

"On or around" April 24th NPR Music will announce the winner of its now annual TIny Desk Contest. It's spun off the wildly popular Tiny Desk Concert series and each year attracts thousands of submissions. Northern California has a huge showing with roughly 70 performances spanning the radio tower reach of CapRadio (and another 700 from the entire state of Califonia.

I'm entirely too lazy to write about every one so here's a paired down list of artists that caught my attention. And from THAT list - we have two on this week's playlist.


8:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m.
Nick Brunner: Break 01: Greetings from Hey, Listen! - episode 084: Not So Tiny
8:01 p.m.
Eleanor Friedberger: Make Me A Song from Rebound
8:06 p.m.
Little Dragon: Best Friends from Sway Daisy
8:10 p.m.
Ty Segall: Cry Cry Cry BUY from Freedom's Goblin
8:13 p.m.
John Parish: Sorry For Your Loss from Bird Dog Dante
8:16 p.m.
Nick Brunner: Break 02: Sparkle Hard from Hey, Listen! - episode 084: Not So Tiny
8:19 p.m.
Lillian Frances: Phone Keys Wallet from Phone Keys Wallet
8:22 p.m.
Titus Andronicus: Above The Bodega (Local Business) from A Productive Cough
8:27 p.m.
American Wrestlers: Ignoramus from Ignoramus (Single)
8:33 p.m.
Topograf: Signs from Signs (Single)
8:37 p.m.
Nick Brunner: Break 03: Map of the Cosmos from Hey, Listen! - episode 084: Not So Tiny
8:38 p.m.
Frankie Cosmos: Cafeteria from Vessel
8:41 p.m.
Frankie Cosmos: Accommodate from Vessel
8:42 p.m.
Frankie Cosmos: Ballad Of R & J from Vessel
8:44 p.m.
Son Lux: The Fool You Need from Brighter Wounds
8:48 p.m.
Kellen Of Troy: Chosen Kind from Posthumous Release
8:52 p.m.
Dusty Brown: Back to Back BUY from This City Is Killing Me
8:56 p.m.
Eels: You Are The Shining Light from The Deconstruction
8:59 p.m.
Nick Brunner: BREAK 04: The Double Deuce of Years from Hey, Listen! - episode 084: Not So Tiny
9:00 p.m.
9:00 p.m.
Frankie Cosmos: Apathy from Vessel
9:03 p.m.
Frankie Cosmos: My Phone from Vessel
9:03 p.m.
Frankie Cosmos: Same Thing from Vessel
9:05 p.m.
Hobo Johnson and the Lovemakers: Peach Scone from Peach Scone (Single)
9:08 p.m.
Nick Brunner: Break 05: CANDY! from Hey, Listen! - episode 084: Not So Tiny
9:09 p.m.
Face Candy: Fifteen from Waste Age Teen Land
9:12 p.m.
Soccer Mommy: Blossom (Wasting All My Time) from Clean
9:14 p.m.
Superorganism: Nobody Cares from Superorganism
9:18 p.m.
Wye Oak: It Was Not Natural from The Louder I Call, the Faster It Runs
9:23 p.m.
The Coathangers: Springfield Cannonball from LIVE
9:25 p.m.
Nick Brunner: Break 06: The Problem With The Reply from Hey, Listen! - episode 084: Not So Tiny
9:27 p.m.
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds: Wide Lovely Eyes from Push the Sky Away
9:30 p.m.
Julien Baker: Turn Out The Lights BUY from Turn Out The Lights
9:34 p.m.
The Magnetic Fields: '93: Me and Fred and Dave and Ted BUY from 50 Song Memoir
9:37 p.m.
Belle & Sebastian: Fickle Season from How to Solve Our Human Problems Part 1
9:41 p.m.
Ought: Disgraced In America from Room Inside The World
9:46 p.m.
Shopping: Asking For A Friend BUY from The Official Body
9:48 p.m.
Yo La Tengo: She May She Might from There's a Riot Going On
9:54 p.m.
Nick Brunner: Break 07: ALRIGHTSEEYA from Hey, Listen! - episode 084: Not So Tiny
9:54 p.m.
Jon Hopkins: Emerald Rush from Emerald Rush (Single)

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