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Take yourself on a journey to remember at the upcoming shows of the brilliant musician, Gotye. Born on the 21 st of May, 1980, in Bruges, Belgium, Austrailia, Wouter “Wally” De Backer, popularly known by his stage name, Gotye, has been a significant force in the entertainment industry of the world ever since he began his career in music. He is an Australian-Belgian musician, songwriter, singer and multi instrumentalist, with versatile talents that he displays in his live shows, taking the audience's breath away by his enchanting skills. If you want to be part of his latest concerts, then wait no more as we bring you the best Gotye tickets right here. So, get them right away before the best deals run out!
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Gotye started to sing professionally in the year 2001, even though he had a passion for music since he was a child. He learned to play numerous instruments such as the drums and the piano. He founded a band known as the Downstares with his friends from high school, while he was still in his teens. One of the band members, Lucas Taranto, is still a member of Gotye even today. The group came to be known for its powerful live shows and the maturity in their songwriting and quickly became popular all over the area, mostly in the North Eastern suburbs of Melbourne. The musical genres of the band were diverse and reflected creativity, showing influences of some of De Backer's favorite musicians, such as Kate Bush and Depeche Mode.
Gotye recorded his first few songs in the year 2001. He made a CD with four of his recordings, including the track Out Here in the Cold. He made fifty copies of the CD and sent it to every recording label and radio station in the area. He received a positive response, and continued making more sample recordings. Shortly afterward, he met Kris Schroder, who was a brilliant a songwriter and singer. The duo formed a band named The Basics and started to perform together, creating a performing and songwriting partnership and appearing regularly on live concerts.
Gotye produced two more songs which went on to become considerable popular. Due to the increase of interest in his music, he got an offer for a distribution deal for his debut album. The record was titled Boardface and was released in the year 2003. It essentially included songs from his previous recordings. The album gained success and Gotye went on to produce his second album, which was named Like Drawing Blood. The name of the album was a reference to the hardships faced by the singer to record his music in his environment.
The album went on to become a massive success, getting voted # 1 on the Best Album listeners poll in the year 2006. The same year, it was featured by Triple J and gained a nomination for a J Award. Two of the most popular songs from the album, Heart's A Mess and Learnalilgivinanlovin made it into the Hottest Hundred by Triple J the same year. The record received a gold certification and managed to sell more than thirty five thousand copies. In addition to that,the album got a nomination for an ARIA Award in September of the same year. The award was for the Best Independent Release. Also the same year, it earned Gotye the award for the Most Outstanding New Independent Artist at the AIR Chart Awards.
Gotye's music is generally based on the genres of experimental rock and indie rock. He plays several instruments such as the synthesizer, keyboards, percussion, drums, and guitars. With a total of three studio albums to his credit so far, he continues to work on his music and perform on tours all over the world. Now he is coming to perform for you in your city and this is going to be an event filled with lots of fun. Enjoy this incredible concert by getting your Gotye tickets only from us as we always give you the best deals!