New Tallest Man Single
2012-05-16 by Thanntos | 37 Comments

Folk Singer/Songwriter Kristian Matsson, a.k.a The Tallest Man on Earth released the first single titled '1904' from his upcoming album 'There’s No Leaving Now', due out June 12th.

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http://consequenceofsound.net/2012/05/check-out-the-tallest-man-on-earth-1904/

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RosaParks
May 16th 2012

14592 Comments


Really digging this. Not quite as much as the wild hunt
but still great

jimmykidd
May 16th 2012

520 Comments


its good but not the wild hunt good.

Sirob
May 16th 2012

2653 Comments


oh buttfuckers no detroit date, oh wellllllll


but anyways this track really rules

iswimfast
May 16th 2012

1135 Comments


He can do no wrong.

Digging: Chevelle - La Gargola

Gee
May 16th 2012

228 Comments


Ah this is great. just what i needed at 7 am.

Iamthe Nightstars
May 16th 2012

2111 Comments


Sounds awesome.

Douglas
May 16th 2012

8984 Comments


It's like he can't write a bad song. Everything I've heard so far off the new album is magnificent

Anthracks
May 16th 2012

3639 Comments


I like the new style better than the one from The Wild Hunt.


....wut? sounds pretty much like more of the same from that album. love it regardless

Digging: Tobacco - Ultima II Massage

WeepingBanana
May 16th 2012

9897 Comments


i like this a lot

InFiction
May 16th 2012

3588 Comments


Awesome. Looking forward to this.

HBFS
May 16th 2012

1214 Comments


so great, ordered the vinyl

DeadBeat
May 16th 2012

529 Comments


Great as expected

tombits
May 16th 2012

3463 Comments


this was absolutely gorgeous, seems like his vocals have become more melodic and once-removed from Dylan.

MichaelSnoxall
May 16th 2012

12163 Comments


This sounds much more structurally sound than his previous works. More cohesive... I don't know if I like it more though. His voice seems kinda tame.

ThunderNeutral21
May 16th 2012

3864 Comments


it was a great song, but im not sure i like the production and whole echo thing attached to his voice

TheGardener
May 16th 2012

150 Comments


Album will rule

tom79
May 16th 2012

3347 Comments


Awesome song. Can't wait to see him again next month.

Digging: Bent Outta Shape - Stray Dog Town

rotterdog
May 16th 2012

486 Comments


That ambient electric guitar in the background is gorgeous. Looking forward to this album.

FearThyEvil9
May 16th 2012

11363 Comments


This guy is just great. Awesome tune!

Thanntos
May 16th 2012

307 Comments


Not gonna lie, wish he had released a slower song for the first single, but none the less this is really great, cannot wait for this album. Def should be an AOTY contender for sure.

TheJackal
May 16th 2012

1005 Comments


awesome

jdennis31
May 16th 2012

6511 Comments


kristian mattson is an amazing artist, but how has nobody mentioned how dull the album is shaping up to be thus far. guitar work is less impressive, vocals are far less catchy, and all the songs sound like kids on the run. also, he has incredibly similar melodies on 1904 and little brother. wild hunt is one of my favs of all time, hope this isn't a huge letdown.

Kiran
Emeritus
May 16th 2012

5992 Comments


great track

livingisland
May 16th 2012

502 Comments


This is awesome. Definitely looking forward to hearing this album

Anthracks
May 16th 2012

3639 Comments


@jdennis: The vocals are pretty much just as catchy, though a bit less abrasive. The guitar work is definitely not as interesting. I mean, he used to have the most amazing riffs on his first EP and Shallow Grave. But even compared to those two, the guitar work on Wild Hunt waned a bit, so I'm not surprised that the riffing is a little less inspired. Still love the vocal melodies, though. This song just sounds like another Wild Hunt song; Bright Lanterns I wasn't a huge fan of.

jdennis31
May 16th 2012

6511 Comments


agreed except for the catchy part, only song out of the four that i had stuck in my head like songs from the wild hunt is little brother. but the laid back, mellow feeling of this album probably makes it harder for me to get into as much. either way i'm sure this album would be great if it wasn't for my current expectations, and longing for some of the sound from wild hunt considering its my favorite folk album ever, which isn't very fair to the artist i guess

North0House2
May 16th 2012

5617 Comments


I always look forward to a new TMOE album because that means there will be some more of his songs for me to learn on guitar.

As always, the man makes musical gold.

Digging: Horseback - Piedmont Apocrypha

jdennis31
May 16th 2012

6511 Comments


^ dunno why, but love is all is so fun to play on guitar. same with king of spain

Oceanus
May 16th 2012

877 Comments


Geez I love this guy.

klap
Staff Reviewer
May 16th 2012

10003 Comments


what this doesn't sound like 1901 at all

zrosschristian
May 16th 2012

281 Comments


Song rules, can't wait for the new album.

GuanoBumbershoot
May 16th 2012

1126 Comments


Loved how well he carried the song with his vocal hormonies. Seems like he's getting even better at crafting a very cohesive song. Also really liked that guitar playing in the background.

ABjordanMM
May 16th 2012

1291 Comments


This is good stuff.

Digging: Manchester Orchestra - Cope

Tulten
May 16th 2012

9 Comments


I don't know why you guys are comparing it to his entire last album. I've seen bands put out first singles that were quite antithetical to the bulk of their latest work.

deepintheorchard
May 16th 2012

644 Comments


I just finished playing The Gardener to an audience of ZERO up at this park a second and come to a new TMOE song. I like it.

MagmaWalrus
May 17th 2012

218 Comments


One of his most vibrant and lively songs for me.

ThompsonhuntK
May 17th 2012

11 Comments


Nice.




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