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 stakes his place in the Mixmag history books as the highest new placed entry at No.5. Big thanks to all who voted, and congratulations to the Prodigy for taking the number one spot. Click here for more info.
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 phenomenal, and I applaud Mayor Goodman for recognizing both his remarkable persona alongside his ability to drive visitor traffic from fans traveling across the globe to experience his live sets.”
Click here to read what Billboard.com had to say.
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 here to listen on soundcloud. In the meantime the mau5trap team have begun the labels’ *premium gifting period* – daily treats as a little way of saying thankyou for an amazing 2011. Click here to see what’s up today. In other news, Noisia – Stigma [Neosignal Remix] is out now at Beatport.
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. Click here to start 5hopping.