electronica

Rin from Shelter

In the music video for the Porter Robinson single Shelter, Rin is a teenage girl who finds herself alone in the world. It’s revealed that a planetary object was on a collision course with planet Earth, and her scientist father labored for years to build a spacecraft for her to survive, forever plugged into the spacecraft’s simulation to experience life.

What Does the Fox Say?

In The Fox, the Norwegian comedy duo Ylvis seeks to answer the age old question, “What Does the Fox Say?” Everyone already knows that “Dog goes woof, cat goes meow. Bird goes tweet, and mouse goes squeek.” But did you know that the fox goes “Ring-ding-ding-ding-dingeringeding! Gering-ding-ding-ding-dingeringeding!” and sometimes even “Wa-pa-pa-pa-pa-pa-pow!” or “Joff-tchoff-tchoff-tchoffo-tchoffo-tchoff!” Obviously.

Daft Punk

Daft Punk are French electronica duo Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter. At least as far as we know. It’s been said that on September 9, 1999 the sampler in their studio exploded and they were reborn as robots.

Deadmau5

Deadmau5 is a house music DJ known for his mouse helmets. His identity originates from high school, when his computer fried a mouse that had gotten inside of it. Seems as good a reason as any for dressing up as a giant mouse.

Skrillex

Sonny John Moore, aka Skrillex, is a music producer and dubstep DJ. He’s known for his sick drops and sicker haircut. You can fake it till you make it with this wig, stick-on piercings, faux plug earrings, and Fisher Price turntable.