Dance music legend Deadmau5 announces Edinburgh show

Critically-acclaimed electronic act Deadmau5 has announced a gig in Edinburgh later this year, his first solo show in Scotland for 7 years.

Thursday, 6th September 2018, 3:59 pm
Updated Thursday, 6th September 2018, 4:05 pm
Deadmau5 has announced his first solo Scottish date in 7 years. Picture: Contributed

Hosted by Nightvision, the show is scheduled to take place at the Capital’s Corn Exchange on Thursday 15 November and promises to be an audio-visual spectacular.

Edinburgh is among just 3 dates on Deadmau5’s latest UK tour.

Hailing from Ontario, Deadmau5, real name Joel Thomas Zimmerman, began his music career in the late ‘90s and came to international prominence a decade later, with tracks such as Faxing Berlin and Strobe.

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He is now considered one of the biggest names in global dance music.

Known for sporting his trademark Deadmau5 mask on stage, the 37-year-old Canadian is revered for the versatility of his sound, which incorporates elements from lo-fi techno to big room dubstep and everything in between.

His latest Mau5trap project is a compilation comprising orchestral performances of previously released music that has been met with great acclaim.

Tickets go on sale this Friday at 9am.

Fans can sign up for tickets here.

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