With great success comes great expectations, right? Perhaps the listening community expects an artist to be constantly at work, but to also be socially responsible and willing to share some of the industry experience with emerging artists? That’s a uniquely Gotye trait!
So what’s Wally giving back now?
He’s working with the musos of Louis Spoils on the track “Sleep At Night,” offering his percussive talents!
Spy some Gotye & co. action in this behind the scenes vid:
And read more about the Louis Spoils project, brainchild of Jake Rush.
He’s also back with Aardvark Worldwide, a lovely social justice organisation offering musical mentorship to youth with illness or disabilities.
Here he is talking about it in 2011:
He’s been championing the organisation for years, here he is in 2010 and 2011, offering more than just a signed guitar!
always willing to take a moment
Giving some sig for a good cause in 2010
collabing with young musicians in 2011
We’re just a couple more days away from our next Gotye giveaway on Twitter! Sharpen those mental pencils for the trivia tweet to win a vintage Gotye/Basics prize pack straight from the Wally-Vault!
The coveted Gotye/Basics prize pack that could be yours!