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Rolling Stone: On the Cover.
As he is set to star on the cover of Rolling Stone in America hitting stands this Friday, Joel leads the charge by debuting The Veldt EP as an exclusive stream for the next 24hrs on the...
Wed 20/06/12 @ 09:27
mau5 goes to Europe
Thu 07/06/12 @ 01:29
deadmau5 music video shoot
On Sunday 20th May at 7pm, deadmau5 and the team will be shooting his new music video in LA. We’ll pass you onto Joel for more info: “anyway, long story short, were doing a video shoot of epic proportions and we need a rather large crowd, and ill be on set with you guys all night...
Wed 16/05/12 @ 04:11
deadmau5 ft. Chris James ‘The Veldt’
Five weeks ago, whilst streaming on live.deadmau5.com, mau5 wrote an instrumental that would become “The Veldt”. Chris James, a fan, took the track, added his vocal and shared on soundcloud. Not long after, the horde discovered Chris’ upload and urged Joel to listen… Soon...
Sun 06/05/12 @ 02:34
VELD Music Festival, Toronto.
This summer, Canada will see its first VELD Music Festival take over Toronto with deadmau5 headlining the Main Satge on Saturday 4th August. Click here for tickets and more information:
Mon 23/04/12 @ 03:43
An introduction to...
Fri 20/04/12 @ 06:30
A morning of music...
deadmau5: “When I did plug it in for the first time and had a listen to it, I was like “really, out of that little thing… cool.” Watch Joel’s interview with Sonos here, or experience “A...
Thu 19/04/12 @ 04:29
mau5hax – miami
Yesterday [23rd March], mau5trap hosted its first mau5hax. What turned out to be nearly a 12hr production session was streamed through live.deadmau5.com. The day, hosted by Honor Roll Music studios and in partnership...
Sat 24/03/12 @ 11:28
From 12pm EST today [23rd March] mau5trap presents its very first mau5hax in Miami. Competition winners, beatport technicians and mau5trap artists and friends will join deadmau5 for an eight hour music production session which will...
Fri 23/03/12 @ 10:03
On Friday 6th July, deadmau5 will take over London’s Hyde Park for the Barclaycard Wireless Festival. Joining him for the night will be Maverick Sabre, Knife Party, Feed Me, Ms Dynamite and many moar. Click...
Tue 13/03/12 @ 04:12
mau5trap podcast competition.
Wed 07/03/12 @ 05:58
As mentioned earlier in the month, deadmau5 received three JUNO nominations this year including the ‘Fan Choice Award’. Voting closes at midnight EST tomorrow night, so if you’re the voting type, click here to get involved. And… with...
Thu 01/03/12 @ 06:44
New release on mau5trap
Tue 28/02/12 @ 03:15
Fri 17/02/12 @ 10:27
Thu 16/02/12 @ 12:24
Juno Awards & more.
In what is turning out to be a very busy week for deadmau5, more good news came yesterday in the form of three Juno nominations, including; Juno Fan Choice Award, Artist of the Year and Dance Recording of the Year for his release ‘
Wed 08/02/12 @ 08:13
The Grammys has announced deadmau5 will perform on the 54th Annual GRAMMY(r) Awards telecast this Sunday, February 12 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on CBS. He will join Foo Fighters, David Guetta, Chris Brown and Lil...
Wed 08/02/12 @ 04:12
Meowingtons Hax 2k11
“Meowingtons Hax 2k11 TORONTO” DVD is out today in North America. Featuring live performances of aural psynapse, Sofi Needs a Ladder, and Ghosts N Stuff – experience the biggest show in electronic music and get your copy at Hot Topic or...
Tue 07/02/12 @ 01:02
?Feed Me’s Escape from Electric Mountain
Mon 06/02/12 @ 03:25
Radio 1?s Hackney Weekend 2012
deadmau5 is confirmed to join Calvin Harris, Nero and many many more on the line up for Radio 1′s Hackney Weekend 2012. This event will take place on Hackney Marshes on 23-24 June 2012. For more information head to
Fri 03/02/12 @ 03:55
The IDMAs are in, and once again Joel is among the nominees. This year, after 12 months of extensive international touring in 2011, deadmau5 is up for Best North American and Best Global DJ. His label mau5trap is also up for its first IDMA nomination; having...
Thu 02/02/12 @ 05:49
Rihanna and deadmau5 headlines charity gig in LA
Wed 01/02/12 @ 04:33
Mixmag: Greatest Dance Act?
This morning, Mixmag revealed the results of its annual ‘Who is the greatest dance act?’ poll, voted for by the public. Amongst some of the most respected artists in the industry, deadmau5 firmly...
Thu 19/01/12 @ 04:28
Moguai – Mpire
Wed 18/01/12 @ 05:38
Las Vegas announces ‘deadmau5 Day’
Mayor Carolyn Goodman has officially proclaimed January 2nd 2012 “deadmau5 Day” in the city of Las Vegas. Joel posted on facebook: “It’s deadmau5 day in Nevada. So I’m going to Nevada.”
Jesse Waits, from XS, stated: “The following for deadmau5 is...
Mon 02/01/12 @ 03:05
Joel’s back in Toronto, which inevitably means the mau5 has time to get back in the studio mindset. From Facebook: “just messin around! did end up swinging it anyway. :) will polish it up for you guys. happy kuanza!” Click
Mon 26/12/11 @ 09:57
deadmau5 5tore discount
North America, Europe, as it’s the ‘premium gifting period’ – check out the merch discount at the online deadmau5 5tore. Hot Topic have exclusive new deadmau5 Ts, and in Europe, Footlocker has a range of unique gaming inspired Ts.
Wed 21/12/11 @ 03:25
2012 JUNO Awards
On Sunday April 1st, deadmau5 will be performing at Canada’s 2012 JUNO Awards. The show will be broadcast live from Ottawa’s Scotiabank Place and will also see performances from Blue Rodeo, City and Colour and Feist. Last year...
Thu 15/12/11 @ 10:01
No regular play
As usual, the last 7 days in the world of deadmau5 have been far from quiet. Indeed, flights leaving 3 huge shows and some baby monsters in South Africa, north bound to...
Wed 14/12/11 @ 04:42
Win entry tickets to see deadmau5 at the 2011 Video Game Awards!
This coming Saturday (12/10/11), deadmau5 will be performing at the 9th Video Game Awards in Los Angeles. We have 10 pairs of tickets available for fans right by his performance area!
Enter your email address and details here for a...
Thu 08/12/11 @ 01:19
There are rumours circulating on internet that deadmau5 and other artists will be playing a show in China in the near further. This is information is 100% wrong. DO NOT BUY TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT.
Wed 07/12/11 @ 10:21
Everybody Dance™ with deadmau5
deadmau5 has teamed up with PlayStation®Move Everybody Dance™ to bring fans in the USA a video contest, where the winner takes home an official deadmau5 head and a VIP trip to London! Click here for full details...
Mon 05/12/11 @ 02:18
deadmau5 meets some little monsters
“THANK YOU SA! now THATS what i call a tour! CPT, DUR and JHB… totally melted my face! you couldn’t have convinced me anymore. 100% coming back again next year! I’ll be taking the SA pride home with me to share with the rest of the world. ?” Joel’s
Mon 05/12/11 @ 11:01
deadmau5 nominated for three Grammy’s
“woke up to some good news today. :) nominated for 3 grammys this year! whoa.” – On the day of his first South Africa show in Cape Town, deadmau5′ first tweet says it all. Raise Your Weapon has been nominated for Best Dance Recording, 4×4=12 for Best...
Thu 01/12/11 @ 03:14
deadmau5 fills the streets!
Last night Joel and Nokia created one of the biggest product launches London has ever seen. The streets facing Millbank Tower on both the North and South side of the Thames filled with spectators, and at 9pm GMT it all began. As you may have read on deadmau5′
Tue 29/11/11 @ 11:14
Nokia Lumina Live – the streaming continues...
This one-off event on Monday, 28th November will see deadmau5 perform in front of London’s iconic Millbank Tower to a backdrop of spectacular 3D projections on the full length of the 120 metre building! The show will be streamed in full at 9pm GMT / 4pm EST / 1pm PST at
Fri 25/11/11 @ 03:56
Some notes about South Africa
On December 1st, deadmau5 hits South Africa for three epic shows, kicking off at the CTICC, moving onto Durban’s Wavehouse, and completing the tour at H20-Wild Waters, Johannesburg. Tickets can be found
Tue 22/11/11 @ 02:03
Watch deadmau5 rock London skyline in 3D
To celebrate the launch the Nokia Lumia 800, Joel will be playing an exclusive 30-minute set on the roof of Millbank Tower in Central London, UK on the 28th of November. To find out how you can attend or catch the live stream, visit the Nokia UK Facebook...
Tue 15/11/11 @ 01:01
deadmau5 announces Las Vegas residency
While deadmau5 catches up on some much needed rest and recuperation, Las Vegas is ready to go again asap! Rolling Stone magazine reports:
“Electronic music superstar deadmau5 has signed on with XS Nightclub and Encore Beach Club for an exclusive yearlong Las Vegas residency at the...
Mon 14/11/11 @ 04:12
deadmau5 live in toronto – new rebroadcast info
Following the success and reaction to the live stream on Saturday night at the Rogers Centre, a rebroadcast just had to happen! Tune in to live.deadmau5.com this Thursday 7PM PST / 10PM EST to see 30mins of Joel smashing his homecoming gig in Toronto.
Mon 07/11/11 @ 05:17
deadmau5 breaks history in Toronto.
Following Joel’s SkyDome performance last Saturday night, local publication The Star started on this note:
“If you weren’t one of the many...
Mon 07/11/11 @ 01:27
deadmau5 live launches tomorrow night at the Rogers
deadmau5 will be celebrating his tour finale show in Toronto on the 5th November with a free, 30 minute live stream of the set via live.deadmau5.com to subscribers. The set will also be streamed live on youtube at youtube.com/deadmau5.
Fri 04/11/11 @ 04:25
New shows announced for Eastern Canada
With the Meowington’s Hax Tour coming to an epic end at Toronto’s Rogers Centre, Joel is set to be the first ever Canadian to headline the infamous Sky Dome. Following the successes of this 4 month tour, deadmau5 will...
Fri 04/11/11 @ 04:43
Petco Park: video
This Friday… LED presents “Halloween Ghosts N Stuff”. The mau5 will be joined by Avicii, Feed Me, Tommy Lee & DJ Aero, and SOFI at Petco Park in what is set to be a historic event for San Diego. Joel seemed to like the promo...
Wed 26/10/11 @ 07:08
SOFI – Locked And Loaded: Part 1
SOFI’s new EP is out now on mau5trap and is the first of a two-part series, consisting of dynamic collaborations with some of the most exciting electronic talent around. The release is available in two formats; the
Tue 25/10/11 @ 07:21
deadmau5 takes #4 in DJ Mag Top 100
This week Joel was announced ‘Highest Electro DJ’ at Amsterdam’s DJ Mag Top 100 event. This is what the mau5 had to say on Facebook: “#4 again on the top100 DJ polls… hey, not bad for someone who...
Sun 23/10/11 @ 05:35
deadmau5 unhooked – New Years Eve – NYC.
From 7pm until 4am, Joonbug.com and Area Event Present EverAfter with deadmau5 at Pier 36, NYE 2012. Click here for more information. Tickets go on sale October 18th.
Mon 17/10/11 @ 04:01
5th November – moar acts
The Meowington’s Has Tour will end on 5th November in Joel’s hometown of Toronto. To get tickets, click here. To see a full line up, look below… and smile.
Fri 14/10/11 @ 11:48
deadmau5 – Talenthouse mau5head winner
The man behind the cheesy mau5head and consequent winner of our Talenthouse competition, Lance Thackeray meets Joel in NYC and enjoys a memorable night on the Meowington’s Hax Tour. Read the full article and check images from the night at...
Fri 14/10/11 @ 08:35
Creamfields Abu Dhabi.
deadmau5 will be performing at Creamfields Abu Dhabi 2011. The show has this year confirmed the event will take place over two days at the TAS Arena. Joel will be doing his thing on Thursday the 8th December.
For full line up and ticket links
Fri 07/10/11 @ 03:46
Thu 06/10/11 @ 12:38
mau5 gets his cheese
Rolling Stone – Random Notes: “In a surprise ceremony before the opening night of a record six-night run at Roseland Ballroom, Deadmau5 is awarded a cake…” [read on].
Thu 06/10/11 @ 03:16
deadmau5 in South Africa
deadmau5 on Facebook: “hey… south africa… don’t think im not hearing you… 2 years in making, just for you.”
For more info: www.deadmau5satour.co.za
Fri 30/09/11 @ 02:51
deadmau5 wins at the DJ Awards
Another ibizan summer season comes to an end, and amongst the closing parties comes the annual DJ Awards. Once again Joel’s productions have earned him credibility of the highest level within the dance music industry – this year taking home the prestigious award for the Electro House...
Thu 29/09/11 @ 01:48
Santa Barbara show added!
Nearly two months into Meowington’s Hax Tour and we have even more good news for all your North American fans; this weekend just gone, tickets went live for the Santa Barbara Bowl – 27th October. Click
Tue 27/09/11 @ 06:01
Adobe – Imagination Challenge
deadmau5 joins Adobe and a set of panel judges for a whole new kind of challenge. Adobe: “Show us the power and depth of your imagination using Adobe® Creative Suite 5.5 Student and Teacher Edition software. We want to see what inspires you, what...
Thu 22/09/11 @ 09:53
NYC date added & San Diego show moves to PETCO Park
Due to demand on a unquestionable scale, deadmau5 will be bringing the Meowingtons Hax tour to New York City’s legendary Roseland Ballroom for six consecutive shows on October 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9. Tickets are on sale now for October 4 and are still available for October 9, whilst the...
Tue 20/09/11 @ 04:02
Excision – X Rated out now on mau5trap
Canadian DJ and producer Excision is an inimitable talent. Eluding expectations at every turn he continues his rapid ascent to international acclaim with each step, leaving a string of blown speakers and stunned clubbers in his wake. Now, having...
Mon 12/09/11 @ 09:50
Meowingtons Hax Tour dates added
With the tour now fully underway, deadmau5 and his team are trying to spread themselves as far and wide as humanly possible. New dates have just been added for Amherst’s Mullins...
Fri 09/09/11 @ 11:37
Palladium Sell Out Show
So 4 nights, 4 sell outs and too many mau5heads to handle. From Joel… “well, 4 amazing shows, thousands of amazing people, one AWESOME fucking city. Thank you so much LA for having me back. I’m gunna miss you til next time!”
Wed 31/08/11 @ 08:48
Meowingtons Hax Tour Trax
As Deadmau5 embarks upon the ‘Meowingtons Hax’ North American tour alongside a host of the Mau5trap stable, the label head leads the charge with a brand new compilation. It features new and exclusive tracks from Deadmau5 himself and a...
Thu 25/08/11 @ 04:05
Firefox, Chrome Browser Add-On
Mozilla Firefox users will be able to surf the web within a unique deadmau5 theme as well as an add-on which gives direct access to videos, photos and interviews (this feature is available for Google Chrome too). There will als be unique opportunities to win prizes and earn rewards. Click
Fri 19/08/11 @ 01:54
Puma x deadmau5
The limited edition deadmau5 branded range of Puma leisure-wear is now available in Footlocker stores across Europe. Click here to start shopping.
Thu 18/08/11 @ 11:40
Taken from facebook.com/deadmau5: “here you go! vimeo.com/27430969 deadmau5 – Professional Griefers (Expert Griefing Machine) visuals by Possible! very awesome indeed!”
Thu 11/08/11 @ 01:31
North America Tour has begun
Meowington’s Hax Tour has kicked off in true style if last weekend at Lollapalooza was anything to go by! If you’ve got tickets to see Joel over the coming three month tour, you’re in for a real treat.
Tue 09/08/11 @ 07:58
Congratulations to Lance Thackeray
A big Congratulations from deadmau5 and Team Mau5 to Lance Thackeray who has won the ‘design a mau5head’ competition with his ‘cheese head’ design. To see Lances design as well as all the other finalists
Wed 03/08/11 @ 12:50
Ibiza DJ Awards
Deadmau5 has been nominated in 2 categories for the infamous Ibiza DJ Awards 2011; the Electro House category and the International DJ category. The winners will be announced at the Awards Ceremony at Pacha, Ibiza on Tuesday 27th September.
Tue 02/08/11 @ 11:17
rehearsals: day 1
deadmau5 via facebook: “well first day of rehearsals seems to have went well… got all the gear in the same room, some of the stage is built… still tons more to come in, and lots of content and music to...
Mon 25/07/11 @ 08:24
EXCISION, TOMMY LEE & DJ AERO ADDED AS SUPPORT ON FALL TOUR DATES OF deadmau5’s MEOWINGTONS HAX TOUR
deadmau5 has announced Excision and Tommy Lee & DJ Aero will join his Meowingtons Hax tour. The tour runs deep into the fall where these artists will travel with him to major amphitheatres and venues throughout the U.S. and Canada including shows at Denver’s Red Rocks Amphitheatre,...
Fri 22/07/11 @ 05:40
The voting begins
As of right now, there is just one week to vote for what you consider to be the the finest new mau5-head design. The entries with the highest public votes will be put before Joelput before deadmau5 himself, who will then pick the final winner. Click
Wed 13/07/11 @ 12:07
Virgin Mobile FreeFest
For 1 day only, those looking to go to the Virgin Mobile Freefest in Columbia, Maryland, USA will be able to get discounted tickets here using the exclusive code ‘deadmau5′. For more info...
Wed 13/07/11 @ 10:27
Well, it’s been an amazing and unforgettable EU tour no doubt, I’d like to more or less thank the entirety of Europe at this point for the importunity to come to your countries, meet the amazing audiences, then smash em to pieces! Me and my whole crew had loads of fun, and stupid...
Mon 11/07/11 @ 11:44
Last week, Joel revisited the land of cheese with holes, mouthwatering bacon and most importantly… Vikings. Sweden looked insane, whilst the Norwegian album… well lets just say, it...
Sat 09/07/11 @ 04:18
Design for deadmau5
There are just over 7 days left to sumbit your design ideas for the new deadmau5 head.
As a quick refersher, or if you’ve not heard about this yet, check this page for full details on this competition.
Tue 05/07/11 @ 11:31
3 days of timeout in Ibiza
At roughly half way through his European Tour, deadmau5 managed to squeeze 3 days out of his schedule to chill in ibiza. As we all know, he’s become quite the photographer of late, and it seems his recent passion worked well with the natural bueaty of Evissa.
Fri 24/06/11 @ 07:28
Feed Me – To The Stars E.P
Fri 03/06/11 @ 06:25
Design the next mau5head
Thu 02/06/11 @ 04:20
deadmau5 Live – Victoria Park – FANRANK competition
deadmau5 is set to make history on 11th June at Victoria Park, London!If you haven’t already got your tickets, we are giving YOU the chance to WIN a pair by entering our FANRANK competition. The bigger fan you are and the...
Wed 01/06/11 @ 06:12
Remixes and Remix App
Mon 23/05/11 @ 03:30
deadmau5 Meowingtons Hax Tour
deadmau5 announces North American tour showcasing a brand new live production. Launching August 5th at Lollapalooza in Chicago, the tour will run throughout the U.S. and Canada, including shows at Denver’s Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Phoenix Convention Center, Houston’s Verizon Wireless...
Fri 13/05/11 @ 08:19
Mixmag Competition – LED Festival
So, you all know Joel is playing his first exclusive outdoor show in the UK at Victoria Park this June, right?! Well, as well as the cheeky competition running on its site, Mixmag have also teamed up with team mau5...
Thu 12/05/11 @ 10:20
Cheesy Grilled Cheese Tower – Epic Meal Time w/ deadmau5
This week deadmau5 and proffessor meowingtons have Epic Mealtime over for dinner – here’s the evidence:
Tue 03/05/11 @ 03:48
Taken from Joel’s facebook page: “Hey to all my Japanese Friends, I really appreciate all your supoprt for what I do and my music but at this time I feel that it would not be aproproate timing for me to perform...
Fri 29/04/11 @ 03:52
New deadmau5 Tour Range Now On Sale
Spring is over, and summer has finally landed in the Northern Hemisphere. With this blissful weather, comes the exciting new deadmau5 tour collection. Choose from 3 new t-shirts for men and ladies on super soft cotton including ‘glow in the dark’ and wrap-around designs or your own...
Thu 21/04/11 @ 06:56
After the tragedies over recent weeks in Japan, aid has been coming in thick and fast from all over the globe. In the music world, artists and songwriters from across the EMI family have supported the Red Cross to raise funds for the people of Japan who have...
Fri 15/04/11 @ 08:03
Mon 28/03/11 @ 10:27
Great timing for Mau5trap...
Fri 25/03/11 @ 03:29
Moguai ft. SOFI . Beat of the Drum
Fri 25/03/11 @ 07:08
deadmau5 Social Media Hacked
deadmau5′s facebook and twitter accounts have been hacked by an illegal filesharing website. All of those following @deadmau5 on twitter will now have been redirected to @itsleetwarez . We will be working closely with Facebook and Twitter to ensure all his information is restored as soon...
Sat 19/03/11 @ 09:18
HR 8938 Cephei – Out Now at Beatport
deadmau5 returns to business in superb style with ‘HR 8938 Cephei’ – a progressive anthem true to the deadmau5 sound. Click here to get your copy now exclusively on Beatport.
Wed 16/03/11 @ 08:01
Update: mau5trap in Miami
Wed 16/03/11 @ 05:05
More acts announce for L.E.D Festival
Tue 15/03/11 @ 06:02
Deadmau5 has won three IDMAs this year, including Best Artist (Solo), Best American DJ (North America) and Best Dubstep/DnB/Jungle Track.Thank you to all who voted and see you in...
Mon 14/03/11 @ 05:43
New deadmau5 prints available
Visit deadmau5.rukes.com to check out the latest deadmau5 prints.
To suggest a photo you’d like featured in the next set of deadmau5 prints click HERE...
Thu 10/03/11 @ 09:37
mau5trap label party at Arkadia, Miami
On the 26th March 2011, the sounds of mau5trap will descend on Miami for a second day of electronica. The mau5trap label party takes off at Arkadia with a heavy lineup showcasing the diverse sounds from one of dance music’s labels of 2010 –...
Wed 09/03/11 @ 11:22