December 13, 2021 – WASHINGTON, D.C. – NPR Songs marks the close of HBO’s® Insecure® with a look back again at the musical influence and legacy of the series. As enthusiasts of the groundbreaking tv series know, the audio of Insecure has been as influential as the show by itself. With a week of focused coverage, NPR Audio pays specific consideration and tribute to the show’s musical times that have formed the sector and society above the previous 5 a long time.
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DEC 16: Insecure creator and star Issa Rae shares her Favourite Small Desk Concerts.
DEC 17: Sidney Madden guest hosts a special All Songs Regarded discussion on the effects of Insecure musical curation with attendees Bobby Carter of NPR Tunes, Pop Society Satisfied Hour co-host Aisha Harris and Insecure songs supervisor Kier Lehman.
DEC 17: A few artists featured on Insecure Time 5 soundtrack — Nnena, BK Habermehl and TeaMarr — make their Tiny Desk debut with an Insecure Small Desk (Household) Takeover filmed at Hilltop Espresso + Kitchen area in Inglewood, CA
“It is really just been an awesome knowledge to get to be aspect of one thing like Insecure,” audio supervisor Kier Lehman tells All Songs Regarded. “We’ve experienced time to construct this audience more than 5 seasons and hopefully maintain the high quality amount up each and every time … It is been a desire come legitimate to do the job on a venture exactly where the new music is so front, so forward.”
“When it will come to curation, I assume the popular denominator among Tiny Desk and Insecure is Black gals,” claims Bobby Carter, Small Desk Live performance producer. “When we are curating at the Small Desk, we want to make positive these gaps are loaded. Naturally, wanting at what Insecure does, which is what carries them — the Black females, the independent Black artists on the present. That is the parallel.”
Tiny Desk (Household) Concert events have the same stripped-down sets as Little Desk concerts — just in a diverse house. Artists are recording their performances from household. Tems, Ed Sheeran, Yasmin Williams, Rico Unpleasant, and Sech are between the artists that have done concert events to day. For all items related to NPR’s Very small Desk (Dwelling) comply with alongside with #TinyDesk and on NPR Music’s Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
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