Get to know the various types of techno nerds with Collected Club Kids

Spend enough time going out, and you’re probably going to see the same types over and over again. This is doubly true if you spend most of your night time in one, relatively small, genre-driven scene. Electronic Beats writer Daniel Jones and illustrator Shaltmira have spent enough time in the techno scene that they’ve…

Disney and Deadmau5 have settled their head-related legal battle

After almost a year of one side dropping rad beats and the other loudly spelling out M-I-C-K-E-Y-M-O-U-S-E, Disney and Deadmau5 have settled their legal dispute over the shape of Deadmau5’s head. Last September, the masked DJ tried to trademark the shape of his head for use on—among other things—”BMX bikes,” but…

Bonnaroo 2015 headliners include Billy Joel, Mumford & Sons, Deadmaus, etc.

It’s only the middle of January, and a lot of people out there are probably still trapped in ice-covered houses, huddling together with loved ones and burning photo albums for warmth. There’s no better time, then, to dream of summer. That’s when you can go outside in miserable heat, get covered in mud, and jam out to…

Deadmau5 is ready to fight Disney over the rights to his head

In news that surprisingly hasn’t happened already, Disney is preparing to take electronic musician Deadmau5 to court over the use of his big mouse head. Back in April, Rolling Stone reported that Deadmau5—whose name is pronounced “ded-mao-five”—tried to trademark his logo for use in “electronic equipment,…