As one of the top figures in the electronic dance music genre, Deadmau5's hits include The Veldt
and Faxing Berlin. Rather than just playing exclusively at clubs, Deadmau5 transformed into a ticket-selling act. He is able
to pack major arenas, expo centers and coliseums.
Just take a look at Deadmau5's upcoming schedule, which includes stops
at the: Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida; Dallas Convention Center in Dallas, Texas; Edmonton Expo Centre at Northlands
in Edmonton, Alberta; State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas; Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York; and Mansion Miami in Miami
Hailing from Canada, Joel Thomas Zimmerman, aka Deadmau5, had a penchant
for electronics and dichotomizing hardware during his childhood. Eventually, he began dabbling in Web design and animation.
He put his best foot forward into music as a DJ, inspired by the demoscene movement. To expand his fan base, he traveled to
South America and Europe for performances with minimal resources.
The name Deadmau5 (pronounced "dead mouse") came about
when he discovered a frozen rodent carcass in a computer he built. He adopted a customized helmet/mask to match his brand
with the eminent accessory giving him a variety of personifications and faces.
To date in his professional career, Deadmau5
has been honored with a slew of awards and accolades. He earned the Producer of 2007 recognition by DJ Magazine's 2007 Top
100 winner Armin van Buuren and by runner-up Tiesto. He also claimed the No. 11 spot in DJ Magazine's Top 100 poll.
the years rolled on, Deadmau5 continued to sweep up the awards. He claimed the title of being the most awarded artist of the
Beatport Music Awards in May 1, 2008. Beatport also named him the Best Progressive House Artist. In 2009, he was awarded the
most awards that year, earning first place in both of his nominations, along with being presented with the Greatest House
DJ Ever award for two consecutive years. His streak carried on into 2010, when he was awarded Best Progressive House Artist,
Best Electro House Artist and as the "most influential, relevant and forward-thinking person in electronic music over the
past 12 months."
In addition to being recognized by Beatport, Deadmau5 garnered four International Dance Music Award
nominations. He was also nominated for multiple Grammy Awards and played on the 2012 award telecast with the Foo Fighters.
He has earned Canada's Juno Award for dance recording of the year for four years in a row from 2008 to 2011. He additionally
received a nomination for the Juno Award for artist of the year in both 2012 and 2013.
Deadmau5 Hit Albums
fueled some buzz for his authentic brand of electronic music on Beatport with his instrumentals, Not Exactly and Faxing Berlin.
He additionally netted inclusion on DJ playlists and compilation albums.
In 2005, he issued Get Scraped, which features
tracks representing a plethora of genres from IDM to noise pop to trip hop. And he debuted three years later with Random Album
Title. This album included Kaskade, another electronic artist.
At Play, Vol. 1 came out in the fall of 2008, which was
a culmination of DJ-friendly renditions of songs he did previously. He cut an additional original full-length release, For
Lack of a Better Name, in 2009. And in 2010, 4x4=12 was released.
Deadmau5 lit up the charts with multiple songs on
Billboard's Dance/Club Play chart. The Veldt and Berlin were included in this mix. This album, > album title goes here
< climbed the main albums chart's Top 10 list as well.
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know Deadmau5 is a playable avatar featured in DJ Hero 2? The video game, which was put out in the fall of 2010, included
various tracks like a mix of Ghosts 'N Stuff with Just Dance by Lady Gaga.
His music has been highlighted in more video
game titles, such as Need for Speed: Most Wanted, Midnight Club: Los Angeles, Wipeout 2048, GoldenEye 007, The Sims 3, Grand
Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars, Saints Row: The Third, FIFA 13 and Sound Shapes.
Deadmau5 Concert Experience
visual presentation of Deadmau5's live shows are just as important as his music. Fans are privy to Deadmau5's famous mouse
head, intriguing style of performance that features live crafting of sound and hypnotic light shows.
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