Lucinda Schreiber’s animated music video for Gotye

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By Andy Martin in Video on Saturday 6 April 2013

This Gotye video by Lucinda Schreiber is great. It has a really creepy mood to it, in a good way. The question is, will it go mega-viral the way one of Gotye’s other videos famously did. Only time, and YouTube, will tell.

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Easy Way Out: a new video by Gotye

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By Chadwick and Spector in New Music on Saturday 17 March 2012

It seems Gotye has become remarkably popular in the past few months. He is working with some incredibly talented film makers. This video is no exception.

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New Gotye video: Easy Way Out

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By Zolton in New Music on Monday 27 February 2012

Nine months in the making, two minutes in the playing! Is it worth it? Damn yeah. This is the new video for the new Gotye song and it is difficult footsteps to follow in, given the runaway world-wide success of the video Somebody I Used To Know. But this is nearly as compelling. Nearly! And […]

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Somebody That I Used to Know (Walk off the Earth cover)

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By Mick Burson in New Music on Thursday 9 February 2012

I heard Gotye do the original song a few weeks ago through Pandora. Then I found this cover. It has gotten millions of views within a month or so and they are all well deserved. The cover is by the band, Walk off the Earth.

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Is this the most brilliant cover song ever?

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in New Music on Sunday 8 January 2012

The original was a wonderful voyeuristic peek into someone else’s break-up pain, full of tortured facial expressions and art deco graphics which crawled across the screen like an all-consuming fury. This cover version may well top that. Unbelievable!

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Gotye: Somebody that I Used to Know (featuring Kimbra)

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By Sarah Jaffe in New Music on Wednesday 21 December 2011

I was recently introduced to this artist and video through a friend. Since watching the video for the first time, I haven’t really been able to stop. The video is perfect. The song says it perfectly for everyone that’s ever been broken up with.

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Gotye ft. Kimbra: Somebody That I Used To Know

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By Zolton in New Music on Tuesday 4 October 2011

For those of us who have been following Gotye’s progress from way back in the day, the perfect symmetry, harmony, and sheer Sting-like zenness of this wonderful track comes as no surprise. The vocal chops of Kiwi songstress Kimbra is equally as begulling. Together, it’s serenity in colour. We love.

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