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Walk Off The Earth Covers Gotye's 'Somebody That I Used to Know'

Walk Off The Earth Covers Gotye's  'Somebody That I Used to Know'

Check out Canadian act Walk Off The Earth and Sarah Blackwood‘s cover of Gotye and Kimbra‘s smash song “Somebody That I Used To Know.”

Five people playing one guitar!

“I know who to ask for help with acoustic versions of ‘Somebody’: Walk Off The Earth,” Gotye tweeted. “Hilarious and brilliant.”

“This is truly awesome!!” Kimbra added. “Now, THAT’S team work.”

Even Russell Crowe tweeted about it: “Check out Walk Off the Earth’s cover of ‘Somebody I used to know’. Brilliant.”

And then the Aussie actor tweeted at the indie band from Burlington, Ontario, saying, “A revelation. What a collection of voices. Do you write your own songs?”

If you missed it, check out Walk Off The Earth‘s cover of Adele‘s “Someone Like You.” and Gotye‘s original song “Somebody That I Used To Know.”

Follow everyone on Twitter @Gotye @WalkOffTheEarth @KimbraMusic @JaredEng @JustJared!


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  • Bobo

    Anyone else think it would of been more impressive if one person played five guitars…?

  • Ada

    AMAZING :) God I love this song!!

  • Nate

    Why you wait so long to post? Russel Crowe tweeted about it 10 hours ago.

  • Julie

    Love it!

  • Lfj

    @Nate: Agreed!

  • Lfj10

    @Nate: Agreed!

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    @Nate: Agreed!

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    @Nate: Agreed!

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    @Nate: Agreed!

  • LAINA

    @Bobo:

    ONE GUY PLAYING 5 GUITARS!!!

    http://youtu.be/Twig1OuLmgE

    hahaha. please re post if you like it!

  • http://www.thekeyofawesome.com/@BarelyPolitical barelypolitical

    WOTE is tired of playing one guitar! What happened to the rest of the band’s instruments? Only the mysterious Tony has the answers.
    Here’s the link via YouTube! http://bit.ly/koawote

  • ehowders

    These guys are awesome:) I can’t wait to hear more from them but here’s a cool video I found: http://bit.ly/VALoHQ

  • WOTEonLI

    Now WOTE is covering Daft Punk! Here’s they’re performance of “Get Lucky”

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=264hvGTEJ8E

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