Sylvan Esso NOW You Can Enter The 2018 Tiny Desk Contest By Sean Knight • Feb 21, 2018 The 2018 Tiny Desk Contest is now open! You can now submit your video via the entry form on the NPR Music website. Entries will be accepted through March 25 at 11:59pm EST. When you're ready to enter, you'll need to: NPR MUSIC'S TINY DESK CONTEST 2018 By Sean Knight • Feb 14, 2018 NPR Music announced the return of its popular Tiny Desk Contest. Over the last three years, the contest has received more than 18,000 entries and led to breakout artist discoveries like Fantastic Negrito, Gaelynn Lea and Tank and the Bangas.