2 posts tagged The Tallest Man on Earth
The Tallest Man on Earth & Megafaun - Everything Is Free (Gillian Welch cover)
This pristine black and white video was shot at Green Man Festival 2010. If you’re a regular visitor here, you know how much I love Megafaun. And Kristian Matsson is a special talent. I don’t know who the woman is (anyone?) but those are killer harmonies. In total, this is a pretty powerful collaboration.
The Tallest Man On Earth - 1904
This new track from Sweden’s The Tallest Man on Earth hit the airwaves yesterday. In an interview with Rolling Stone, Kristian Matsson said “I wanted to build something that didn’t sound like a rock band, but wasn’t super minimalistic. I wanted a sound that had that brittle [quality], that feeling that it might just fall apart.” He achieves that brittleness very nicely here.
There’s No Leaving Now is out June 12 on Dead Oceans.