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  1. May26Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... keyboard with a mouthpiece that is blown into like an oboe) and even an electric toothbrush. They tour a cover of Gotye's "Somebody That I Used To Know" that features the five band members crowded around one guitar, plinking/tapping out the tune ...

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  2. Vance Joy's 'Riptide' Sets a Chart Record in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... it spent five weeks in the Top 10 and 45 weeks in the Top 50. The next best result by a homegrown recording belongs to Gotye's "Somebody That I Used To Know," which stayed in the Top 100 for 89 weeks from 2011 to 2013. It's the latest in an ...

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  3. Efforts to unlock the genius in Australia's elite athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | ABC News

    The creative mind behind one of the most successful music videos of all time has turned her attention to bringing out the best in Australia's elite athletes. Natasha Pincus, the writer and director of the Gotye music video Somebody That I Used To Know, held a one-day workshop for a group of 30 athletes and coaches at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra.

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  4. Dance-pop star Kiesza flexes powerhouse vocals for small crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    Only 400 to 500 fans turned up to celebrate the '90s with Calgary's dance-pop star Kiesza at Union Hall - in a venue which can easily hold double those numbers. Did the rain keep fans away? The Edmonton-Cowtown rivalry? Poor marketing? Or, perhaps, huge international hits such as Kiesza's Hideaway aren't enough to sell out a room anymore? Remember, after all, Gotye's disastrous visit in 2012 - only 1,200 fans came out to hear his mega smash, Somebody That I Used To Know, at the Shaw Conference Centre.

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  5. Remember Me?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    VIP Ingrid Michaelson whips out her ukulele and joins Jonathan Coulton for a game about amnesia-afflicted movie characters, set to the tune of Gotye's "Somebody That I Used To Know."

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  6. Kimbra @ Neptune Theatre 04.13.15Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | KNDD-FM Seattle

    New Zealand artist Kimbra made a stop in Seattle this week at the Neptune Theatre and put on a phenomenal show. Like many End listeners, she popped onto my radar when the mega-hit song by Gotye Somebody That I Used To Know took over the world.

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  7. Mat HaywardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | KNDD-FM Seattle

    New Zealand artist Kimbra made a stop in Seattle this week at the Neptune Theatre and put on a phenomenal show. Like many End listeners, she popped onto my radar when the mega-hit song by Gotye Somebody That I Used To Know took over the world.

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  8. Using Pink Floyd And The Wizard Of Oz Folklore As A Backdrop,...Read the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | Mi2n

    ... song (a mash-up of Pink Floyd's 'Time' with the classic 'Over the Rainbow'). With a sad directness that recalls Gotye's 'Somebody That I Used To Know', Pariser and Venter manage to capture a disquieting intimacy. Pariser and Venter talk about the ...

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  9. The Voice UK: Sasha Simone and Emmanuel Nwamadi voted off - were they the right choices?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Emmanuel's first song of the night was Gotye's chart topping smash hit Somebody That I Used To Know. One viewer said: "Too slow a start for Sasha and her voice is wobbly with nerves.

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  10. The Voice UK: Was that duet with Ricky Wilson Emmanuel Nwamadi's best performance?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Teaming up with coach Ricky Wilson the pair performed Emmanuel's second song of the night, following his rendition of Gotye's chart topping smash hit; Somebody That I Used To Know. While one viewer posted: "That was an insane, crazy duet ! Smart song choice & Emmanuel he's just so humble you literally want nothing but good 4 him!" Following his performance, Emmanuel said: "It was amazing.

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  11. An Evening with Walk Off The Earth Set for Fox Theatre, 5/23Read the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Based in Burlington, Ontario (just outside of Toronto), their brilliant 5-people-playing-one-guitar interpretation of Gotye's "Somebody That I Used To Know" recently exploded on Youtube garnering well over 35 million views in under 2 weeks. The ...

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  12. Gotye - Someone That I Used To KnowRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | MusicEmissions

    Belgium is not noted for producing great pop music. I can just about recall Plastique Bertrand from the seventies, but other than that, Gotye is the only Belgian artist of late that I have heard.

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  13. Seth Avett and Jessica Lea Mayfield bid fond farewell to Elliott Smith in LARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... and "Somebody That I Used To Know," which was introduced with a funny story from Seth Avett about feeling like Gotye ripped Smith off, before finding a record of the same name recorded by Dolly Parton and Porter Wagoner decades prior. Surprisingly, ...

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  14. Willow Shields beams as she heads to final rehearsal before week...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... said after Willow's dance, praising her for having 'executed gorgeously' her tango to Somebody That I Used To Know by Gotye. 'Your maturity and your growth in a week is outstanding,' Bruno told her. 'This competition is getting better and better and ...

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  15. Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz dons blonde wig to accept award for Sia - " watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | NME

    ... the year award for 'Chandelier.' Elsewhere Pharrell Williams took home international work of the year for 'Happy' and Gotye's 'Somebody That I Used To Know' picked up most played Australian work overseas - for the third year running. Sia recently ...

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  16. Sia Makes History at APRA Music AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WWWQ-FM Atlanta

    ... before thanking Rubin. "He got us back together," he explained. "He called us up and put us under his wing." Gotye was another triple winner of sorts. His 2012 hit "Somebody That I Used To Know" featuring Kimbra took out most played Australian work ...

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  17. Sia Makes History At Apra AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Year for Tightrope, and sibling quartet Stonefield took home the same award in the rock category for Love You Deserve. Gotye is still reeling in the honours for his 2011 hit Somebody That I Used To Know, landing the Most Played Work Overseas award ...

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  18. Sia takes home top APRA award for the third consecutive yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | ABC News

    ... Demetrius Savelio, Nathan Holmes, Aaron Ngawhika) Most Played Australian Work Overseas: Somebody That I Used To Know - Gotye featuring Kimbra (Writers: Wally de Backer, Luiz Bonfa)

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  19. Three times a charm for Sia at APRA AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... emetrius Savelio/Nathan Holmes/Aaron Ngawhika) * Most Played Australian Work Overseas - Somebody That I Used To Know - Gotye featuring Kimbra (Writers: Wally de Backer/Luiz Bonfa

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  20. Pop quiz: Which of these artists needs a copyright lawyer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | ABC News

    ... threw away the melody because it was "too cute". Interestingly, the distinctive guitar sound at the start of the Gotye song was sampled from the work of a Brazilian jazz composer named Luiz Bonfa. Though Bonfa died in 2001, de Backer opted to credit ...

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