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There's No Leaving Now


Download links and information about There's No Leaving Now by The Tallest Man On Earth. This album was released in 2012 and it belongs to Rock, Indie Rock, Alternative, Songwriter/Lyricist genres. It contains 10 tracks with total duration of 38:58 minutes.

Artist: The Tallest Man On Earth
Release date: 2012
Genre: Rock, Indie Rock, Alternative, Songwriter/Lyricist
Tracks: 10
Duration: 38:58
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No. Title Length
1. To Just Grow Away 3:17
2. Revelation Blues 3:43
3. Leading Me Now 3:25
4. 1904 3:59
5. Bright Lanterns 3:41
6. There's No Leaving Now 4:29
7. Wind and Walls 4:09
8. Little Brother 3:56
9. Criminals 3:29
10. On Every Page 4:50



For Kristian Matsson, a.k.a. The Tallest Man on Earth, There's No Leaving Now is a radical departure from his previous output, though there have been hints along the way. The music here isn't radical—but for a man who's released a number of sparse, acoustic guitar and banjo albums that were compared to early Bob Dylan, the sound is fuller, with additional instrumentation making the case for his continued development. There's nothing glossy about the results. The core of the music is still Matsson's earnest voice and his unerring sense of melody. "To Just Grow Away" is an immediate charmer, with a jaunty groove that caresses his cavalier phrasing, where words disappear into the wonder of it all. His fingerwork on the album's two stripped-down tunes, "Leading Me Now" and "On Every Page", illuminate how the simplest touches change the outcome. "Bright Lanterns" adds a luminous lap steel guitar. "There's No Leaving Now" shifts to the piano for its high lonesome feel. It's an alluring mix of simplicity and smart musical touches.