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 be streamed in full at live.deadmau5.com.
In awards new, last night deadmau5 was awarded an IDMA for “Best American DJ (North America)” for the third year running. After the awards, Joel facebooked: “Awe, thanks fans and friends! Just snagged the idma award for best American Dj! Yeah yeah I know… Still rocks tho!” Click here for more info.
Joel’s imprint mau5trap is looking to launch its first podcast with a fan-based host. After the success of Lance Thackerey and his cheese head design, the label is working with Talenthouse to find the right person for the job. Click here for full details. In festival news, deadmau5 is set to join Calvin Harris, Groove Armada, Richie Hawtin and many more at Creamfields 2012.
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 Miami just around the corner, IDMA voting ends today, so click here to squeeze in any last minute support for deadmau5 (Best North American DJ and Best Global DJ) and mau5trap (Best Global Record Label).