Joel Zimmerman, better known as Deadmau5 is a Canadian performer and producer. He has hit popular success since he began in 2002. His logo, the mouse head, has become a well known symbol in the electronic music scene. Fans will often create their own versions of the mouse head to wear to concerts, which has resulted in some very unique concert going attire! Those looking for something a little more laid back should check out the Deadmau5 store to grab an awesome Deadmau5 shirt!
But where did Deadmau5 originate?
Everyone and their dog wants a Deadmau5 shirt. They’re cool, colorful and unique. But where did Deadmau5 get his name? Zimmerman’s father indicates that the term originated from Zimmerman’s teens. According to the Deadmau5 lore, when talking to a friend on the phone Zimmerman smelled something awful. It turns out the odor was a dead mouse in his computer and from then on Zimmerman became known as ‘dead moue guy.’ And thus, Deadmau5 was born!
Everybody wants a Deadmau5 shirt
Since the inception, every Deadmau5 shirt has been unique and cool and well sought after by fans. In a variety of colors and graphics, Deadmau5 shirts are marked by their uniqueness. While most shirts feature the mouse head logo, there are some that do feature the great and adorable Meowingtons, Zimmerman’s pet cat. Zimmerman has been very vocal about his love for his furry friend, and Meowingtons is often featured in Zimmerman’s youtube videos.
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