For people who are not familiar with the Tiny Desk Concert, and now the annual Tiny Desk Contest, set the stage. As part of the award, Izumi will play in cities across the U. Melodic pop duo and genre-smashing singer-songwriter will be reviewing submissions to find artists they love. And you want to hear something you never heard before. We want to hear the music that shows us the best of what you've got.
That's the heart of it. This information will help us fix any bugs on our end. Thanks so much, and happy music-making! Got to get, get, get got. I love discovering new music from old favorites, so I hope I helped you find some new favorites of your own! Man, I strolled up in a room full of liquor and colors. Artists must be at least 21 years old and live in the 50 United States or the District of Columbia to enter. Champaign — Kyle Fleming: Scars Folk.
The story of this year's Tiny Desk Contest doesn't end now that we've picked a winner, of course. I mean, this - you, Bob Boilen. While we love our musician friends around the world, the contest is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States or Washington, D. The May 31 concert at Globe Hall will feature Izumi, along with three Colorado acts who submitted to this year's contest. We're proud to announce this year's Tiny Desk Contest winner is Naia Izumi! Nearly 5,000 entries from all 50 states and we had to pick just one! Just get the band together and make a video of yourself performing a song you've written. You have thousands of musicians who cross your desk every day.
It may take a week or longer for your video to appear in the entry-browsing tool, even if it meets all the contest requirements. We want to hear from anyone with a song to share and a desk, too. Next, Naia will come to Washington, D. Kalu and the Electric Joint. Entries that were submitted last year will not be considered this year. His name is Abhy Summer for anyone interested. You should also know that only the musicians in your video will be invited to perform if you win -- so if it's just you in the video, it'll be just you at the Tiny Desk.
They mixed elements of rhythm and blues and rock and poetry. And that's what I look for. We're so grateful to everyone who shared a song, a story or a moment with us. Unfortunately, sampling falls under these categories. Performer 's appearance on the series is Tiny Desk Concerts' most popular video with 28. While not winning the 2018 contest, contestants were also invited to record an episode which aired on September 12.
One artist may participate in multiple videos, either as a member of two or more distinct bands, or as both a solo artist and a member of a band. Since winning the Tiny Desk Contest, Fantastic Negrito has played at a number of major music festivals and at Madison Square Garden, and was recently nominated for his first Grammy. His main project, the punch brothers, are a fantastic and absurdly talented group. Yeah, it's great to have a winner. If you have any questions, you can comment here or. The Watkins, the brother and sister from Nickel Creek, have also been pretty busy. Pick a desk any desk.
We've had acts like , , , , , and. Every time I hear Gaelynn. She never knew she'd be able to do this in her life. Over the last three years, the contest has received more than 18,000 entries and led to breakout artist discoveries like , and. There has to be a desk in there. Our judges looked at a vast array of music from every genre — and lots of music that couldn't be categorized. On you from over here.
A dedicated musician, songwriter and producer, Izumi regularly busks on the streets of Los Angeles and plays throughout the city. If you need to re-submit because of a mistake, please. No matter what your taste, there's something in there you will love. But it isn't about winning. I entered the contest last year.