Cayce Hill for Tone Deaf TV is having a chat with the charismatic Wally De Backer (Belgian-Australian multi-instrumental musician and singer-songwriter), known by his stage name Gotye.
They chat about his the origins of his strange name, current tours, his influences, Wally's loving family and the exciting new CD release "Making Mirrors" which features the number one hit single, "Somebody That I Used to Know" with his girlfriend, the New Zealand-born singer Kimbra. The music video for the single was also extremely well received, picking up 200,000 views in its first two weeks, as well as receiving promotion on Twitter by Ashton Kutcher, Lily Allen and Katy Perry.
On its first week of release, "Making Mirrors" came in at number one on the ARIA Australian album chart, making Gotye the first Australian act to simultaneously hold both the number one single and album since Silverchair, who achieved the same feat in 2007.
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