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NPR is looking for the next ‘Tiny Desk' star. Local musicians: Enter the ‘Tiny Desk Contest' by March 25 for a chance to headline a sponsored, nationwide tour and play you own episode of the popular show. The popular Tiny Desk Concert video series created by NPR has featured everyone from The Avett Brothers and Yo Yo Ma to Moby and Run the Jewels since its creation a decade ago. Posted on YouTube and at npr.org, the series features a wide range of musical acts performing  intimate 10-20-minute sets. The deadline is 11:59 p.m. on March 25. Cincinnati public radio station WVXU has hosted a live showcase of local Tiny Desk Contest submitters for the past two years. Last year, 16 acts performed at the station's Tiny Desk Showcase at the Southgate House Revival. 

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