Joel Zimmerman (aka Deadmau5) is a Canadian DJ and producer based in the United States. He became one of the leading figures in electronic dance music during the first decade of the 2000s. His hits have included “Ghosts N Stuff“, “Strobe,” and “4ware” and he's also been the recipient of 6 Grammy nominations and countless other awards. He is also known for his signature mouse mask and his transparent approach to producing. He regularly streams his production sessions live from his studio which gives fans an insight into how he creates his tracks.