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Five musicians and one guitar
The Canadian Band Walk Off the Earth joined forces with British singer Sarah Blackwood to offer viewers a totally new way of playing the instrument.
The musicians, who must have been feeling in a creative and collaborative mood, all pitched in to perform a visually stunning version of Somebody That I Used to Know by Gotye.
Since it was first posted on the video-sharing website, it has been viewed – at the time of writing – over 4.5 million times.
"Hey Canada, we'll take these guys over Justin Bieber any day," commented one person on the site.
Another fan said: "I love you guys for giving me such joy by this wonderful singing/performance/creativity!"
In the video, each of the five musicians takes on a different aspect of guitar playing, from strumming, fretting, tapping and drumming.
Hollywood actor Russell Crowe was so impressed that he took to Twitter to give praise.
Posted by LBPosted on 10 Jan 2012 16:51 to category : Instruments News
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