Jan 092012
 

If you haven’t seen this yet, it’ll make your Monday. Ontario quartet Walk Off the Earth posted a cover a few days ago where they all play Gotye’s “Somebody That I Used to Know.” Specifically, they all play it on a single guitar. With area singer Sarah Blackwood joining in on the Kimbra part, that’s 10 hands on one acoustic guitar.

The coordination is impressive, almost as impressive as the fact that it actually sounds great. We’d probably be excited about it even without the novelty theatrics, but with them it’s racked up over four million views in four days. Watch it below, then download the MP3 at Bandcamp.

Walk Off the Earth ft. Sarah Blackwood – Somebody That I Used to Know (Gotye cover)

Check out more Walk Off the Earth here.

  4 Responses to “Walk Off the Earth Cover Gotye with Five People on One Guitar”

Comments (3) Pingbacks (1)
  1. I wanted to send it to you, but as i see you found it first! Great cover, they has also good cover of Adele’s “Someone like you”.

  2. uugghh. they are lipsyching & guitarsyching to a pre-recording which defeats the purpose of this video. good cover though.

  3. ^ whatever dude, hope you feel smart

 Leave a Reply

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

(required)

(required)