Ireland's Gordon Barry Wins International
Ireland's Gordon Barry Wins International Songwriting Competitionhotpress.comWidely considered as the world's most prestigious songwriting competition and described by the New York Times as “the songwriting competition to take not of” the win means Gordon will join an elite group of previous winners including Gotye, Passenger, ...
Posted on 23 June 2017 | 6:52 am
YouTube sensations Miranda Sings and Walk
dailytelegraph.com.auYouTube sensations Miranda Sings and Walk Off the Earth to hit the stage in Australiadailytelegraph.com.auCanadian band Walk Off the Earth, whose cover of Gotye's Somebody I Used To Know has now been viewed nearly 180 million times, will tour the east coast next month, as will 14-year old Jacob Sartorius, who shot to fame lip-synching videos on the social ...and more »
Posted on 23 June 2017 | 5:06 am
Six Australian films set for world premieres
Six Australian films set for world premieres at MIFFInside FilmIn Westwind: Djalu's Legacy, director Ben Strunin portrays Yolngu elder Djalu Gurruwiwi's quest to pass his people's ancient song lines and culture to the next generation – with a little help from global pop star Gotye. Rabbit is a chilling fairytale ...and more »
Posted on 21 June 2017 | 11:13 pm
Random Music News for Monday, June 19, 2017
A Journal of Musical Things (blog)Random Music News for Monday, June 19, 2017A Journal of Musical Things (blog)Kid Rock just sold this property in California. I'd live there. Meanwhile, Lindsey Buckingham of Fleetwood Mac wants $22.5 million US for this place. The Boss on Broadway! Ever heard of an instrument called the ondioline? Gotye wants it to make a comeback.
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 4:03 am
The Australian Musician Gotye Resurrects the
The New YorkerThe Australian Musician Gotye Resurrects the Sounds of the OndiolineThe New YorkerBut his work on the Ondioline has recently been collected for a new LP, “Jean-Jacques Perrey et son Ondioline,” which was produced and released by the Australian electronic musician Gotye. In 2011, Gotye had an oversized hit with “Somebody That I Used ...
Posted on 17 June 2017 | 5:01 am
Australians take over Coachella
Coachella 2015 set a record for the number of Australian and Kiwi acts performing.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 5:32 pm
Coachella 2015: Friday's best bets
Best acts to see on Day 1 of music festival
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 6:25 am
Three women lip sync through decades of
Aussie comedy trio SketchShe's first successful music video was set to Queen’s "Bohemian Rhapsody," but now the group is back with another video, and this time, the women are traveling through time. The three women started out with a hit from the 19
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 8:04 pm
The Voice UK: Sasha Simone and Emmanuel
Emmanuel's first song of the night was Gotye's chart topping smash hit Somebody That I Used To Know.
Posted on 4 April 2015 | 2:38 pm
The Voice crowns its 2015 champion -
Who won? Would it be Stevie, Lucy, Emmanuel, or Sasha? We show you how The Voice unfolded.
Posted on 4 April 2015 | 1:36 pm
Happy 180th birthday, Melbourne: Remembering
On music's greatest stage, the Grammy Awards, only two Australians have won the top Record of the Year award and both hail from Melbourne: Olivia Newton-John in 1974 and Gotye in 2013. Australian Oscar history is also weighted in our favour, with ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:02 am
Peter Greste retrial: Timeline of key events
Evidence that does surface consists of photos of Greste's family, video footage of rural Egypt, random news packages from non-Egyptian countries, and the video for the Gotye pop song "Somebody Who I Used To Know". Between the sessions where such evidence ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:35 am
Exploring The Many Facets Of Love On Their
"It's talking about the love for your work, it's talking about the love for your bandmates..." "Plus we had this guitar that apparently Gotye took on the road on his world tour and was sort of left to us, I don't know how, but it just sounds great and we ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:58 pm
Royal Headache riding ‘high’ on second
When trying to compare the American crossover popularity of their music to other artists from their homeland of Australia, Royal Headache drummer Chris “Shortty” Shortt immediately resorts to naming Gotye. “I was trying to pull a name,” he says ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:10 pm
Royal Headache riding ‘high’ on second
“I was thinking of an Australian in the pop charts in America.” The- point Shortt tried to make was, yeah, the garage punk foursome do not have the same Top 40 appeal in that Gotye once had (before he was somebody in that we used to know), yet there is ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:39 am