Who Is Deadmau5 - Top Electronic Music Producer and DJ - Joel T. Zimmerman

Who Is Deadmau5 - Top Electronic Music Producer and DJ - Joel T. Zimmerman

Joel Zimmerman released two albums named “Random Album Title” and “For Lack Of A Better Name” 2009 and then was subsequently signed to Virgin Records. At club parties he commands large crowds of Mau5 heads performing with his big mouse-head mask with flashing eyes and smirk. He has used this iconic symbol, like Daft Punk’s robots and Orbital’s lamp glasses to stick in peoples heads and become one of the top stars of dance music.

Deadmau5 is a progressive house, electro house producer with some tracks also blending trance sounds, he is based in Toronto Canada. His list of songs includes tracks such as “Arguru” and “Not Exactly”, which have been included in albums such as In Search of Sunrise 6 and his music has been featured on Armin van Buuren’s A State of Trance radio show.

His debut album, was released in 2006 “Get Scraped” and by October 28, 2009, DJ Magazine announced the results of their annual Top 100 DJ Poll, placing Ultra Records artist Deadmau5 at number 6, a jump from number 11 the previous year.

In 2010 he won a Juno Award in the category of Dance Recording of the Year for the album “For Lack of a Better Name”.

Deadmau5 just recently released his new album 4X4=12 with tracks of varying styles…mostly house, electro house and a few that has some trance elements to it.  Definitely check out his albums if you want to know why he’s so popular.

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