Despite the fact that Gotye had two solo LPs under his belt before releasing last year'sMaking Mirrors
, it wasn't until the Australian released a xylophone-heavy track that he became a household name.
This week, "Somebody That I Used to Know" became the year's biggest hit, comfortably spending its seventh week in a row atop the Billboard 100.
To celebrate, Gotye's releasing a "Somebody That I Used to Know" remix record, ten tracks of bleepity-bloopity rearrangements by the likes of Tiesto and Gang Colours. Plus, he's going on tour.
Gotye will be hitting the road this August in support of Making Mirrors. And he'll swing through Miami on October 7 for a gig at Klipsch Ampitheater at Bayfront Park.
The Miami stop is one of two he'll make in Florida. Gotye will tackle the House of Blues in Orlando on October 8 before heading west for a show in New Orleans two days later.
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Givers and Jonti will join him on both Florida dates.
Gotye's 2012 North American Tour Schedule
August 22 Morrison, CO - Red Rocks
August 24 Chicago, IL - Charter One Pavilion
August 25 Milwaukee, WI - The Riverside Theater
August 26 Minneapolis, MN - US Bank Theater at Target Center
August 28 Edmonton, AB - Shaw Conference Center
August 29 Calgary, AB - Stampede, Corral
August 31 Burnaby, BC - Deer Lake Park
September 1 Seattle, WA - Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival
September 2 Troutdale, OR - Edgefield Amphitheatre
September 4 Los Angeles, CA - Greek Theatre
September 6 Berkeley, CA - Greek Theatre Berkeley
September 14 Kansas City, MO - Berkley Riverfront Park
September 6 Cleveland, OH - Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica
September 17 Columbus, OH - The LC Pavilion
September 18 Detroit, MI - Fox Theatre
September 20 Toronto, ON - Molson Canadian Amphitheater
September 21 Montreal, QC - Jacques Cartier Pier (Old Port)
September 22 Boston, MA - Bank of America Pavilion
September 25 New York, NY - Radio City Music Hall
September 27 Brooklyn, NY - Williamsburg Park
September 29 Camden, NJ - Susquehanna Bank Center
September 30 Columbia, MD - Merriweather Post Pavilion
October 1 Raleigh, NC - Raleigh Amphitheatre
October 3 Nashville, TN - Ryman Auditorium
October 4 Tuscaloosa, AL - Tuscaloosa Amphitheater
October 5 Atlanta, GA - Chastain Park Amphitheatre
October 7 Miami, FL - Klipsch Amphitheatre at Bayfront Park
October 8 Lake Buena Vista, FL - House of Blues
October 10 New Orleans, LA - Lakefront Arena
October 11 Spring, TX - Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
October 12 Grand Prairie, TX - Verizon Theatre
October 13 Austin, TX - Austin City Limits
Gotye. With Givers and Jonti. Sunday, October 7. Klipsch Ampitheater at Bayfront Park, 301 N. Biscayne Blvd., Miami. The show starts at 7 p.m. and tickets cost $26 plus fees via ticketmaster.com. Call 305-358-7550 or visit bayfrontparkmiami.com.