Music Videos Watch new music videos and live NPR studio sessions featuring top musicians. Discover songs and listen online. NPR covers the best pop, rock, urban, jazz, folk, blues, world, and classical music.

A still from Giant Claw's "Soft Channel 006" video. YouTube hide caption

toggle caption YouTube

Giant Claw's Mecha-Chamber Music Will Rewire Your Senses

Keith Rankin's biomorphic compositions are covered in steel, but made with a beating heart... you know, like RoboCop. Sabrina Ratté creates surreal digital vistas for "Soft Channel 006."

Bomba Estereo performs a Tiny Desk Concert at NPR's Washington, D.C., headquarters on Aug. 18, 2017. Emily Bogle/NPR/NPR hide caption

toggle caption Emily Bogle/NPR/NPR

Bomba Estereo

Bomba Estereo is not known as a hushed band. Member Simon Mejia said this Tiny Desk performance was the group's quietest, a stripped-down treatment that illustrates the inherent quality of the music.

SsingSsing performs a Tiny Desk Conert on June 27, 2017. (Claire Harbage/NPR) Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

toggle caption Claire Harbage/NPR


It's safe to say this Korean, cross-dressing rock band looks and sounds like no one who's ever performed at the Tiny Desk.

Devonté Hynes and Philip Glass met in Hynes' Chinatown loft for a conversation on a rainy spring day. Mito Habe-Evans/NPR hide caption

toggle caption Mito Habe-Evans/NPR

'When You Gonna Get A Real Job?': Philip Glass And Devonté Hynes Compare Notes

Watch the two musicians, nearly 50 years apart in age, talk about the pains of striking out on your own, the pulse of New York, and the role of the artist today. Plus about a hundred other ideas.

Jamila Woods sings "HEAVN" at PUBLIC ARTS in downtown Manhattan. Nickolai Hammar/NPR hide caption

toggle caption Nickolai Hammar/NPR

Watch Jamila Woods Perform 'HEAVN,' Shrouded In Blue Velvet

Before her show at New York's PUBLIC ARTS venue, the rising R&B star played a stripped-down version of the title track of her debut record for our Night Owl series.

A still from Perfume Genius' crowdsourced video for "Wreath." YouTube hide caption

toggle caption YouTube

Perfume Genius' Crowd Can Dance

The artist asked fans to submit videos of their choreographed interpretations of his song "Wreath," from which he compiled a touching, diverse video.

A still from the new Chicano Batman video, "Freedom Is Free" Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy of the Artist

Chicano Batman's New Video Is All About 'Freedom'

A new video from the SoCal genre-blurring act gives visual expression to the concepts of freedom of thought and self-empowerment.