Swedish singer-songwriter Kristian Matsson has released album after heartbreaking album of material under The Tallest Man on Earth moniker since 2006, after previously leading the band Montezumas. His most recent record, I Love You. It’s a Fever Dream. glimmers with an innate warmth, a fireside glow that carries through in his voice even over the phone.
In this cozy little conversation, Kristian and host Lior Phillips chat about developing a frenetic performance style despite often playing acoustic guitar solo, his punk leanings in his younger years, the struggles of maintaining relationships while on tour, the way he’s changed his tour life as he’s grown older, and the horses he raises back in Sweden.
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