Following a nine-month legal dispute, deadmau5 (pictured) and Disney have finally reached an agreement which will allow the electronic music icon to continue using his famous mouse head insignia. Joel Zimmerman, the mau5 himself, entered the legal battle after his trademark registration claim with the U.S. Trademark Office was [...]
When it comes to legal disputes, the Disney Company usually gets its way, but Belgium’s Tomorrowland festival isn’t backing down in a dispute over the rights to the “Tomorrowland” title in Disney’s impending film. The Disney flick will be forced to go by something other than its American title Tomorrowland: A World Beyond in a handful [...]
Just 48 hours after Disney announced legal action against deadmau5 over his logo, Joel has now issued Disney with a “cease & desist” notice due to the unauthorized use of his track Ghosts n’ Stuff in a Mickey Mouse short entitled Ghosts n’ Stuff – Re-Micks. The legal letter itself has been posted in full in typical public display on [...]
Disney has decided to follow through on April’s threats of legal action against deadmau5, claiming his trademark mau5 head is too similar to their own Mickey Mouse logo. After sporting his headgear for over a decade, deadmau5 (Joel Zimmerman) decided to trademark his famous silhouette in the US in 2013, and despite claims from his legal [...]
It’s probably safe to say that anyone born in the last 70 years will have childhood memories of Disney films. From cinema showings of Dumbo in 1941, to Up on Blu Ray in 2011, the magic of Walt Disney is an almost ubiquitous part of childhood. But what on earth, you must all be asking, does this have to do with dance music? Well, Walt [...]
From homeless musician to movie soundtrack producer, Skrillex has really come a long way in only two years. I doubt even the long-haired wonderboy of bass could have predicted he would be producing music for a Disney movie in such a short time, but here we are. Straight off the Wreck-It Ralph soundtrack comes Bug Hunt, and while the [...]
Skrillex - Bug Hunt (Noisia Remix) [Walt Disney]
Daft Punk needs no introduction. Their music is big, but their production is bigger. The lucky few that have gotten to catch their scarce and at times out-of-nowhere shows have had the privilege to experience the nirvana that is a Daft Punk show. The stunning robot get-ups, intense pyramids of light, and mind-boggling effects tell tales [...]
Daft Punk - Derezzed (Original Mix) [Walt Disney]
Daft Punk couldn’t have returned at a better time as EDM has exploded the world over since their glorious masterpiece Alive 2007. These droids have certainly remained deep in our hearts as we have all eagerly awaited the return of their dynamic beats. Finally returning to the studio, the two have just released the soundtrack for the [...]
Daft Punk - End Of Line [Walt Disney]
Daft Punk - Fall [Walt Disney]
Daft Punk - TRON Legacy (End Titles) [Walt Disney]
As you may or may not know, this week celebrates the CMJ Music Festival in New York City. While it is not uncommon to have surprises and guest appearances at events during the annual festival, this year there was a very special one that is worth alerting you to. Namely, two French robot electro house fiends who have achieved god-like [...]
Daft Punk - One More Time (Original Mix)
Daft Punk - Digital Love (Original Mix)
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