Jay-Z has released a fourth music video from his newest album, 4:44. This time for the controversial and headline-grabbing opening number, “Kill Jay-Z”, where he addresses his infamous elevator argument with Solange and his falling out with Kanye West. Watch via Tidal below. Storied blues... Continue reading
It’s the day before 19-year-old Darby McAdams will kayak down the tallest waterfall of her life and the only thing on her mind is getting a new mouth guard.
Featuring new versions of 4 songs and a Joan Baez cover
Three of the five songs are from 2012's There's No Leaving Now, Tallest Man's most somber and most underrated album, and those songs are perfect for these kinds of arrangements. The album versions are so bare-bones that there's plenty of room to add more layering... Continue reading…
Swedish folksinger Kristian Matsson of the Tallest Man On Earth has just released a new EP with yMusic, a New York City-based instrumentalist group whose music straddles the line between classical and pop. Matsson had previously performed with the group at the 2015 iteration of Eaux Claire Festival in Wisconsin. The EP is a collection…
Climbing Ben Nevis is hard enough, let alone in killer heels.
Also: Colter Wall, Leif Vollebekk, LVL UP, Ducktails, Radiator Hospital, Open Mike Eagle, and more NYC shows on sale. Continue reading…
What's so good? The Tallest Man On Earth, announced that he will be playing a special engagement at Pioneer Works. Preceding this, he teamed up with the sextet, yMusic, to collaborate on an EP. On it, they have reworked some of Matsson's established songs, giving them a yMusic spin. Show More Summary
It hangs off the 70th floor of one of LA’s tallest skyscrapers An enclosed glass slide—designed to withstand winds up to 110 mph and an 8.0 magnitude earthquake—hangs off the side of the US Bank Tower in Downtown’s Financial District...Show More Summary
The great Swedish folk singer Kristian Matsson, aka The Tallest Man on Earth, performed a collaborative set with NYC ensemble yMusic at the 2015 edition of Justin Vernon and Aaron Dessner's Eaux Claires Music Festival. Now, they've decided to release a collaborative EP together too... Continue reading…
For all the buzz around Salesforce's massive skyscraper under construction in San Francisco — which will cost an estimated $1 billion to build — the tower can't compete with a new pinnacle to the south. Wilshire Grand Center in Los Angeles is now the tallest building on the West Coast, edging out Salesforce Tower by a mere 30 feet. Show More Summary
Just hitting the market is the insane, full-floor penthouse unit sitting atop what will be the tallest residential tower on the West Coast. [ more › ]
The fate of Staten Island's New York Wheel—once scheduled to rise this year as the world's tallest Ferris wheel—is now in jeopardy, after an ongoing legal battle ended this week with the developer firing the project's design-build team. [ more › ]
Elisa Tomellini of Genoa is an Italian pianist who likes to climb mountains. So she took her Kawai up 4460 meters above Monte Rosa and gave what appears to be the highest-altitude concert ever known. Video report here. UPDATE: France says no.
A mysterious round stone tower on the island of Mousa in northern Scotland is one of the best-preserved prehistoric structures in Europe. Dating back to the Iron Age, it is some 2,000 years old, and is the tallest of all the remaining...Show More Summary
Last time we checked in on 200 Amsterdam Avenue, a planned 668-foot tower that would be the tallest building on the Upper West Side once completed, Upper West Side residents were calling foul based on what they said was a "gerrymandered" lot that allowed the building to rise to its planned height. Show More Summary
Sounds like: Ben Howard, The Tallest Man On Earth, Xavier Rudd Song: Aidan & the Wild - Up From The Ashes What's so good? Ah man, getting to have this song playing on repeat while writing this review is a wonderful thing. The unique beat, with that click, makes my soul do a little backflip each time it strikes. Show More Summary
An area of Northern California area is threatened by flames just months after heavy winter rains nearly caused catastrophic flooding at the nation's tallest dam. (July 10)
The rooftop bar is the tallest open-air bar in the western hemisphere. [ more › ]
Haleakala (Haleakal?), also referred to as the East Maui Volcano, is an immense shield volcano that actually makes up 75% of the Maui island. The tallest peak of the volcano is 3,055 metres high – you will literally be standing above...Show More Summary