The Tallest Man On Earth performed Friday at the 2015 Newport Folk Festival. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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Kristian Matsson's new album as The Tallest Man On Earth, Dark Bird Is Home, is due out May 12. Cameron Wittig/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Kristian Matsson, a.k.a. The Tallest Man On Earth performs at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia. Melody Chiang/WXPN hide caption

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There's No Leaving Now, Kristian Matsson's newest album as The Tallest Man on Earth, comes out Tuesday. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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