Gotye Remixes His Own Fans in Strange Cover of Himself

Gotye – Somebodies: A YouTube OrchestraA full list of links to the original videos is available here:
‪ Reluctant as I am to add to the mountain of interpretations of Somebody That I Used To Know seemingly taking over their own area of the internet, I couldn't resist the massive remixability that such a large, varied yet connected bundle of…2012-08-12T14:06:44.000Z

I promise you, this isn’t another cover of “Somebody That I Used to Know”.

Sorry. That was a blatant lie. Wait, it is a cover, but technically it’s not because it was done by Gotye himself.

There’s been so many covers of that song over the last few months that they’ve basically all bleed into one mutated cover of the song, each cover indistinguishable from the last. Gotye took nearly every cover of the song he could find and blended them into this fan tribute remix. It’s a pretty cool idea, let’s just hope that Carly Rae Jepsen doesn’t do the same thing with “Call Me Maybe”. My ears aren’t ready for that kind of torture.