Gotye Gets Back To Basics - Noise11.com
Gotye, Wally De Backer, arriving at the APRA Awards, Ros O'Gorman, Photo

Gotye arriving at the APRA Awards, Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Gotye Gets Back To Basics

by Paul Cashmere on July 14, 2022

in News

Wally De Backer (aka Gotye) and Kris Schroeder are working on a new album for The Basics in New York City.

Wally and Kris posted to their socials saying “New York has been so good. So much recording. An album shaping up firmly. We did even finally manage to busk today in Prospect Park which was fun… we had a couple of people stop and listen
Missing our boy Tim Heath through”.

The impromptu show was the first performance for The Basics in nearly four years. “Played Beatles numbers in Prospect Park, Brooklyn for an hour today. Was so nice just singing and bringing a bit of joy One lady commented “you guys are really good”… it’s fun that she didn’t know she was witnessing us playing in public for the first time in 3.5 years.”

The Basics last album was ‘B.A.S.I.C’ in 2019. De Backer (Gotye) has also released three solo albums including the number one album ‘Making Mirrors’ in 2011. The album was also Top 10 around the world including no 4 UK and no 6 USA and sold over 2 million copies off the success of the hit song ‘Somebody That I Used To Know’.

Stay updated with your free Noise11.com daily music news email alert. Subscribe to Noise11 Music News here

Be the first to see NOISE.com’s newest interviews and special features on YOUTUBE and updated regularly. See things first SUBSCRIBE here: Noise11 on YouTube SUBSCRIBE

Noise11.com

Follow Noise11 on Social Media

Noise11 on Instagram

You’ll discover music news first following Noise11 on Twitter

Comment on the news of the day, join Noise11 on Facebook

Related Posts

Jesse Dayton and Samantha Fish photo by Daniel Sanda
Samantha Fish and Jesse Dayton, Melbourne, 21 May 2024 #REVIEW

Samantha Fish is touring Australia for the third time. It’s a first visit for Jesse Dayton. Together who get a dynamic duo playing a mix of blues, rock and country.

4 days ago
Tame Impala credit Matt Sav
Sony Music Publishing Buys Past, Present and Future Songs of Kevin Parker

Sony Music Publishing Australia has acquired the works of Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker.

May 16, 2024
Olivia Rodrigo Sour
Olivia Rodrigo Adds More Sydney and Melbourne Shows

Olivia Rodrigo has added additional shows for Sydney and Melbourne bringing the quota to four shows each for both cities.

May 15, 2024
Childish Gambino
Donald Glover Slips Out New Childish Gambino Record

Donald Glover surprised his fans on Sunday by dropping his latest Childish Gambino album Atavista without prior warning.

May 14, 2024
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman, noise11
More Drake Drama, Intruder Arrested At His Home

An attempted intruder was arrested outside of Drake's home a day after his security guard was shot at the same location.

May 10, 2024
Keith Urban, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne 2014 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Keith Urban Announces His Third Vegas Residency

Keith Urban has announced a brand-new Las Vegas residency dubbed 'High'.

May 8, 2024
Drake, Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Man Shot Outside Drake’s Home

A man has been shot outside of Drake's Toronto home. A man was hospitalised with serious injuries after a shooting outside the rapper's home in Toronto, Canada, on Tuesday, according to CBC and Toronto's CityNews.

May 8, 2024