On June 10-11, 2011 artists from all across the world will gather at California Music Industry Summit! These musicians range from country singers, blues, rap, Latin and even folk music.
Folk music is reaching areas throughout the world, including foreign countries. The Tallest Man on Earth (TTMOE) is a folk singer from Sweden.
The Tallest Man on Earth is a moniker for, Sweden born, Kristian Matsson. His raspy voice has been compared to Bob Dylan, but The Tallest Man on Earth is definitely his own man. He brings a fresh and young feel to traditional folk music.
He has been actively performing music since 2006. He was the lead singer for a previous band Montezumas. He released his first album Shallow Grave in 2008 in Sweden. In January of 2010 he was signed to Dead Oceans record label. In April he released his second full-length album The Wild Hunt.
The Tallest Man on Earth’s latest release is a 5-song EP titled, Sometimes the Blues is Just a Passing Bird.
Find out more about TTMOE!
Watch The Tallest Man on Earth perform his single “Honey Won’t You Let Me In”!
REGISTER FOR CMIS to see talented folk singers on June 10-11, 2011!
Jerrica Lewis is a Staff Writer for CMIS.