Pop singer Sophie Coran performed “Out Of Focus” on her keyboard with bass thump provided by her microphone.
R&B artist Johnny Showcase and his band performed their song “Love Is A Mystery.”
Singer songwriter Vessna Scheff performed her song “Nodding (Always On My Mind)” on ukelele with Koofreh Umoren on trumpet.
Philly rocksteady troubadours The Snails brought their song “Back Home” as their Tiny Desk entry, meshing old school sounds and modern songwriting.
Neato Bazzeato performed a very acoustic, very punk-rock “Dog Shit Pony”. There’s not much else to say.
Rapper Timothy Welbeck performed his song “Rap and Ball 2.0” featuring DJ Yahmean on beats/production.
Jacqueline Constance provided a jazzy harmonic loop for her submission, performing the song “It’s You”.
Singer and guitarist Joseph James performed “No Man’s Land” while utilizing a classical strumming pattern on his guitar.
Harpist and singer Gillian Grassie performed her song “The Knee” as her entry, which was done as a Woodlands Session.
For their “Tiny Chair” contest entry, fuzz-rockers Duke Maroon performed their song “Heart Attack.”
Folk trio Mason Porter was joined by backing players to perform “Indian Summer.”
Folk band The Rose Project performed their quiet and introspective song, “Forward Eyes.”
Harpist Tiffany Anne Barber and guitarist Sam Kwietniak performed their classically tinged song “Big Green Tree.”
Singer songwriter Charles Steckel utilized open tuning on his guitar to perform his ballad “Do You Remember Me.”
Singer songwriter Jason Reed performed his song “Give And Take” solo for his entry in the contest.
Heart Crimes (Tim Ferguson) performed his song “Missing You” in a home studio.
Musical duo Kicking Down Doors (Ernie Tokay, Autumn Walden) performed their song “Ain’t Made To Lose The Draw.”
Folk singer Kerecz (Justin Kerecz) performed his song “Broken Ribs” with an appearance from his cat.
Lots of pet appearances. Folk guitarist Evan Scheerer was joined by his dog for her performance of “Old Screwball.”
Country trio The Barn Swallows performed the honky-tonk “Stuck In Seekonk” for their Tiny Desk entry.
Singer songwriter Dave Spencer performed his Sufjan-inspired song “The Architect”.
After a tour of his own tiny desk, folk singer Brandon Bittner performs his original song “Looking Glass and Turn The Page.”
Indie rock band OK Otter literally shrinks down to tiny desk size for their performance of their song “Wishniks.”
Folk singer Jessi Teich was joined by Dane Galloway and Nick Krolak for a performance of her song “The Curtain Call.”
The Inconsiderate Bastards‘ entry for the contest is their song “Let Us Pretend”, a piano and guitar driven rocker.
Country folk janglers Apache Trails performed “Pushing On” in their kitchen.