Behind the name The Tallest Man On Earth is Swedish singer-songwriter Kristian Matsson (born April 30, 1983). He was formerly the front man in Montezumas.
He has released several full length albums, the first entitled Shallow Grave and the second entitled The Wild Hunt. His album, Dark Bird Is Home, was released May 12th 2015 via Dead Oceans. He has also released a self-titled 5-track EP on the Swedish label Gravitation, as well as a second 5-track EP entitled Sometimes The Blues Is Just a Passing Bird released on Dead Oceans.
The Tallest Man On Earth is known for his raw voice. His raw vocal style and folk-based musical style is sometimes compared to that of Bob Dylan. .