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Deadmau5

Joel Thomas Zimmerman (born January 5, 1981), better known by his stage name deadmau5 (pronounced "dead mouse"), is a Canadian electro-house music producer, DJ, and performer based in Toronto. Deadmau5 produces a variety of styles with the house genre, or other forms of electronic dance music. His tracks have been included in compilation albums such as In Search of Sunrise 6: Ibiza, MixMag's Tech-Trance-Electro-Madness (mixed by Zimmerman), and on Armin van Buuren's A State of Trance radio show. His debut album, Get Scraped, was released in 2005, followed by others in the next few years. As well as his own solo releases, deadmau5 has worked alongside other DJs and producers, such as Kaskade, MC Flipside, Rob Swire of Pendulum, Skrillex, Bighorse and Steve Duda under the BSOD alias. He is known for performing in a iconic headdress, or mau5head, which resembles a mouse head that he originally created while learning to use a 3D program. The costume mouse head Zimmerman wears at concerts, called the "mau5head" appears in many different colors and designs, and has been shown on the cover of most of Zimmerman's albums, with the exceptions of At Play and Vexillology. Zimmerman was born in

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DeadMau5 -- I'm Hunting the Scumbag Who Burgled My Mother

DeadMau5
I'm Hunting the Scumbag Who Burgled My Mother

His feuds with Madonna and Paris Hilton will have to wait ... 'cause DeadMau5 is waging a brand new war -- with the "dumbasses" who ransacked his mother's home. The DJ behind "Ghosts n' Stuff" and… READ MORE >

Neil Diamond -- Collateral Damage in Pauly D's War with Deadmau5

Neil Diamond
Collateral Damage in Pauly D Twitter Attack

Pauly D has finally lashed back at Deadmau5 in their ongoing Twitter war ... but the MTV star inadvertently trashed a living legend in the process -- Neil 'Frickin' Diamond. Pauly obviously saw… READ MORE >

- 821 days ago
Deadmau5 -- Pauly D's a Hack!!!

Deadmau5
Pauly D's a Hack!!!

Pauly D's a no-talent poser -- at least according to electronic music legend Deadmau5.The famed mouse-headed DJ was shooting a music video in LA over the weekend -- when we asked if he thought the… READ MORE >

- 823 days ago
DeadMau5 -- Madonna Feud Was THE WORST

DeadMau5
Madonna Feud Was THE WORST

Seems Deadmau5 is experiencing a little post-feud remorse ... admitting things didn't go exactly as planned in his cyber-feud with Madonna. The super DJ was at Pearson International Airport in… READ MORE >

- 875 days ago
'Have You Seen Molly?' DJ -- Madonna's Right ... My Song Ain't About Drugs

'Have You Seen Molly?' DJ
Madonna's Right ... My Song Ain't About Drugs

The song in the middle of the Madonna ecstasy controversy isn't about drugs ... it's about a girl named "Molly" ... this according to the guy who wrote the lyrics. You'll recall -- Madonna… READ MORE >

- 878 days ago
Madonna -- I Don't Support Drug Use ... and I Never Have!

Madonna
I Don't Support Drug Use ... and I Never Have!

Madonna says DeadMau5 is DeadWrong ... claiming she was NOT promoting drug use at a concert in Florida ... despite allegations she used her stage time to glamorize the drug ecstasy. Deadmau5 --… READ MORE >

- 879 days ago
Madonna SLAMMED By Deadmau5 -- Stop ENCOURAGING Drug Use!

Madonna SLAMMED by Deadmau5
Stop ENCOURAGING Drug Use!

Madonna is under attack by one of the most famous DJs in the world ... who's PISSED at the Material Girl for glamorizing the use of ecstasy during a recent concert. DJ Deadmau5 was clearly… READ MORE >

- 880 days ago
Deadmau5 -- My New Head is SUPER CHEESY!!!

Deadmau5
My New Head is SUPER CHEESY!!!

After THOUSANDS of submissions ... super-famous DJ Deadmau5 has finally selected a winner in his worldwide search for a new "head" ... and of course, the mouse was drawn to the cheese. After some… READ MORE >

- 1045 days ago
Paris Hilton -- Training to Become Most Powerful House DJ EVER!!!

Paris Hilton
Training to Become Most Powerful House DJ EVER!!!

Paris Hilton is training her ass off ... working with some of the BIGGEST DJs on Earth ... in a brand new quest to become the most POWERFUL female house musician of all time ... TMZ has learned.… READ MORE >

- 1080 days ago
Deadmau5 -- So Many Heads to Choose From!!!

Deadmau5 -- So Many Heads to Choose From!!!

Deadmau5 has a MAJOR decision to make ... because the world famous DJ has some serious contenders for a contest he announced to replace his iconic mouse head ... and TMZ has the pics!As we… READ MORE >

- 1179 days ago

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