Kutiman – first Twitter-made music star?

If you haven't heard the name, you will soon. Kutiman is a frighteningly talented splicer who has made full-blown music tracks by cutting together exi

The Israeli musician's project, Thu You has become a web sensation, started simply by just three people initially spreading word through Twitter. According to TechCrunch, the seven tracks have already had over a million views in just seven days, which is pretty amazing.

But then so are the videos – three months of intricate splicing to form utterly impressive DJ Shadow-esque productions.

In a week when record companies have strongarmed YouTube to remove "official" videos, some might say who needs 'em when there are true online pioneers like this about.

Here's Kutiman's official YouTube channel and a little taster below: