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Nubya Garcia with her band performed at NPR Music’s Tiny Desk (at Home) Concert series

Nubya Garcia with her band performed at NPR Music’s Tiny Desk (at Home) Concert series. Nubya performed songs from her new album, "Source", for the latest installment of NPR’s “Tiny Desk (Home) Concert” series. With her band, the saxophonist performed "Source", "Pace", and "Boundless Beings" on the vast, swaying boat that houses Soup Studios. Watch it happen below.

Watch below a video of Nubya Garcia performs her new compositions for NPR Music’s Tiny Desk (Home) Concert series:

“Source” was produced by Garcia and renowned producer Kwes (Nérija, Bobby Womack, Solange), and features Garcia’s hard-touring band of keyboardist Joe Armon-Jones, bassist Daniel Casimir and drummer Sam Jones.  LP feautures guest appearances by fellow Nérija bandmate Cassie Kinoshi on alto sax; KOKOROKO horn players Richie Seivwright (trombone) and Sheila Maurice-Grey (trumpet) and vocals from Akenya on closing track ‘Boundless Beings’. The first single is the title track, an epic 12-minute journey with guest appearances by Ms Maurice, Kinoshi and Seivwright, which can be heard below.

From our Blog: Nubya Garcia announces her debut album “Source” with two powerful new singles “Pace” and “Source”.

Listen below to Nubya Garcia new songs “Pace” and “Source”, the first two singles from her forthcoming debut album “Source”:

Other wicked songs and projects worth checking this week:


Aratita Electronik Jazz Quintet - Fables Of The Solar Gods

Okvsho, Sreya - Kamala's Danz

Cosa Nostra Strings, Jazz Mafia, Lewis Patzner - Kill Em with Kindness

Demae, Ego Ella May - Stuck in a Daze

Shunaji - Cosmic Blues

Isatta Sheriff, Ruth Ellen - Find Our Way

Soul Inscribed - Home Is Free

Adeline - Twilight

Contours & Yadava - Start First Finish Last

Shai Soul-Wright - Elevate


Janelle Monáe - Turntables

Andrew Wasylyk - Last Sunbeams of Childhood

Lionel Loueke - Cantaloupe Island

Sultan Stevenson - Safe Passage

Aquiles Navarro, Tcheser Holmes - Pueblo

Skeltr, Sam Healey, Craig Hanson - Cheef Beef

Jungle By Night - Unlimited Love

La Récré - Banger

Ill Considered - Liquid Science


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