It's hard to say exactly how long Chet Faker had his famous beard. But yes, hipsters everywhere will be shocked to learn that their fearless leader has cut it down to minimal scruff. Although we can't find a good quote to explain this event appropriately (the one below does some justice), Chet (Nick Murphy) shared a picture of himself on social media today with Marcus Marr, whom he will release some new music with this week, without the beard. See the post below from his Facebook page:

In related news, this Facebook comment (shared via Inthemix) could help trace what happened (see photo below). Chet Faker also announced a new Tour this season on the East Coast of Australia. Check out those dates here. He will be performing a new live show that includes unreleased music. Both Sydney shows are already sold out.