That catchy pop hit from Gotye, “Somebody that I used to know”, is painstakingly rendered with an HP Scanjet 3C, Amiga 600, a couple of hard drives, and PIC-controlled xylophone by Toronto-based melody maker bd594. You may recall his earlier work on Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody. [via PC World]

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  • Jake Spurlock

    This is fantastic…

  • adcurtin

    the vox track from the scanner isn’t quite synced right or at the right speed. It sounds like it’s a little slow.

  • dmaddalena

    It’s Pamplemoose after the singularity!

  • luke clayhill

    Its one of those few tracks that is special from the first time you hear it