AUSTIN, Texas -- Richie Hawtin and Joel Thomas Zimmerman, better known by his stage name Deadmau5, allowed a packed hall to eavesdrop on their conversation Tuesday at the South by Southwest Music and Media Conference. They geeked out about gear, cracked jokes, and alternately gushed about and lamented the evolution of electronic dance music. As a sort of "State of the EDM...
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Deadmau5 will never be collaborating with rapper Kanye West, after saying that he strongly dislikes the rapper. During an interview for the upcoming issue of Vibe magazine, the producer and Canadian DJ was asked who he would like to design a live show for. “Anyone other than [expletive] Kanye. I [expletive] hate him.” Deadmau5 is not alone in his sentiments towards West....
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The video for Deadmau5 and Imogen Heap's "Telemiscommunications" is the opposite of its title. For visuals to the gentle electro-pop ballad's lyrics of technologically obstructed romance, the
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Miami music fest continues with an onslaught of talent and a cameo from a nearly naked Zedd. By Rawley Bornstein Deadmau5 performs at Ultra Music Festival 2013 Photo: Aaron Davidson/Getty Images
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Deadmau5 isn't known for mincing words. Back in 2011, 'Mau5, real name Joel Zimmerman, publicly slammed Miami's Ultra Music Festival for its ticket prices and repetitive showcases. "Ultra to me is the definition of insanity: Doing the same fucking thing every year, expecting different results every time," Zimmerman
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Kat Von D and Deadmau5 were both spotted on the red carpet of the 55th Annual Grammy Awards. The newly engaged couple looked delighted to be mingling with the press and sharing the moment together. While it’s only...
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Beyoncé Nine Inch Nails Deadmau5 and Phoenix are set to headline the second edition of Budweiser's Made in America Festival in Philadelphia The lineup for the Jay-Z-curated fest to be held on the city's Benjamin Franklin Parkway from August 31st to September 1st also includes Queens of the Stone Age Calvin Harris Kendrick...
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The Sheepdogs made history in August 2011 when they became the first unsigned band to appear on the cover of Rolling Stone beating out 15 other artists in the Choose the Cover contest The Canadian rockers were the subject of a 2012 documentary that shot before they hit big and now they're...
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