NPR’s Tiny Desk Concerts are such a snack-sized way to discover music. They really do take place in the office of All Things Considered host Bob Boilen. It’s kind of hilarious, the premise here. Every office should have tiny desk concerts. Memo to self: why don’t we have tiny desk concerts?
Noted knitwear designer Laura Nelkin (recently a visitor to Nashville) (recently an audience member at the Ryman Auditorium) (Punch Brothers superfan) sent me a link to I’m with Her, a trio of silvery voices that makes for great listening. Laura’s link rabbit-holed me into their Tiny Desk Concert.
Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz, and Aiofe O’Donovan all hang with Chris Thile from time to time on his radio show Live from Here—what used to be Prairie Home Companion.
These women put this group together in 2014. Such talent! They make it look so easy.