January 13 - 29, 2017
Tiny Desk Contest
Call for Entries
The Tiny Desk Contest winner will perform with local Contest entrants at Lagunitas Taprooms across the country, including Charleston, South Carolina (more info coming soon).
InformationFriday, January 13, 2017 - 9:00am to Sunday, January 29, 2017 - 11:45pm
Are you eligible?
- NPR’s Tiny Desk Contest is looking for undiscovered talent; you can't have a current recording contract.
- You must be at least 21 years old and live in the U.S. to enter.
- Check the Official Rules for all the requirements.
Make Your Video
When you enter the 2017 Tiny Desk Contest, you join a nationwide community of music-makers and creators. Get started on your video now! Here's what you do:
- Create a new video that shows you playing one song you've written.
- Do it the way you'd perform a Tiny Desk concert: at a desk. (Any desk!)
- Upload your video to YouTube.
- Fill out our entry form after it opens on January 13 and before 11:59 p.m. ET on January 29, 2017. Entry forms will be available from NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert starting January 13.