In early 2012, Rockband Walk off the Earth landed an internet hit with a cover about "someone I used to know". Now the group has provided one member: Mike Taylor is dead.
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Mike Taylor was the keyboarder and singer of Walk Off The Earth. The music had died in the Sunday night in the sleep of a natural death, now sharing the group on Facebook. "Mike had an unmatched love of life that was second to none," the two-hour family man said, lovingly known as "Beard Guy" by his bandmates.
It is with great sadness that we announce the passage of our beloved brother and band member, Mike "Beard Guy" …
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This cover made Walk Off The Earth famous
About seven years ago, the five musicians interpreted the song to Belgian-Australian songwriter Goyte, "Someone I Used to Know," and wrote it on the Internet. They played the song together in just one guitar. Singer Sarah Blackwood took over the body, the others sometimes pulled on the neck or knocked on the body clock. The YouTube clip has now received more than 185 million views.