:{IS LOVING…}: GOTYE feat. KIMBRA: somebody that i used to know //

:{IS LOVING…}:
GOTYE feat. KIMBRA: somebody that i used to know [eleven/island] //

listen: hypem.com //
album: making mirrors [released 13th february 2012] //
gotye.com //
kimbramusic.com //

26th January is Australia Day and the only way to celebrate is listening to :{ABC TRIPLE J}: Hottest 100:
“triple j’s hottest 100 is one of the largest public music polls in the world with millions of individual votes counted since it started in 1989.”
It’s just been revealed that this year’s number one is ‘Somebody That I Used To Know’. The song has a stripped down elegance which reveals itself gradually over the course of four minutes. If it sounds familiar, the main guitar figure puts me in mind of the opening to XTC’s ‘Senses Working Overtime’:

And, the strategic bleeps and bloops could be an understated ‘Bongo Bong’ by Manu Chao:

But, the actual source is an instrumental piece called ‘Seville’ by the Brazilian guitarist and composer, Luiz Bonfá:

More music to love:
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