Surprise! New EP from The Tallest Man on Earth Available for Download Today on iTunes

doc048fullWe’ve got tremendous news for fans of The Tallest Man on Earth – today a new EP called Sometimes the Blues Is Just A Passing Bird was made for sale at iTunes.

The EP will be for sale exclusively on iTunes until its official release date. CDs, LPs and digital copies will be available at all othe retailers on November 9th, 2010 (8th in UK).

Click here to download the new EP at iTunes

At many of the Tallest Man On Earth shows this year, Matsson closed his set with a new song titled “Like the Wheel.” It quickly became a fan favorite, with YouTube videos spreading virally, and the sets closing on a high note night after night. We are happy to share this song today!

Click here to download a free mp3 of “Like The Wheel”

“Like the Wheel,” along with four other new songs, make up Sometimes the Blues is Just a Passing Bird, an EP written entirely after The Wild Hunt. Recorded during a quick break from touring in the summer of 2010, “Like the Wheel” is joined by “The Dreamer,” which Matsson performs on electric guitar. Sometimes the Blues Is Just a Passing Bird is an open and shut chapter in the Tallest Man On Earth’s songbook – five new additions to those magical performances.

Official Tracklisting:
Little River
The Dreamer
Like the Wheel
Tangle in This Trampled Wheat
Thrown Right at Me

free downloads

Earth:2015 by Mark McGuire
Dream Lover by Destroyer
Times Square by Destroyer
Moonshiner by Kevin Morby
Me Liquor and God by Night Beds
Corner by Night Beds
Sagres by The Tallest Man on Earth
Dark Bird Is Home by The Tallest Man on Earth
War Machine by Bill Fay
A Page Incomplete by Bill Fay
Primrose Green by Ryley Walker
Sweet Satisfaction by Ryley Walker


Strange Things by Marlon Williams

Now It's Over by A Place To Bury Strangers

Love High by A Place To Bury Strangers

Girl in a Sling by Destroyer

5 out soon

Mark McGuire
Beyond Belief
CD / 2xLP

todays shows

A Place To Bury Strangers
Cambridge, MA - Middle East Downstairs

Asheville, NC - The Grey Eagle  w/ Jennifer Castle

Ryley Walker
Columbia, MO - The Blue Note  w/ Jose Gonzalez

Strand of Oaks
Magna, UT - Rockwell at The Complex   w/ My Morning Jacket

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