A few years ago, boxing was looked at as the number one combat sport. Two men taking it out in the ring battling for prominence. But with the advent of MMA, the sport has overtaken the limelight as the true display of human combative skill.
The DJ-producer Deadmau5 will be unveiling a clip from his new music video for “Professional Griefers” at UFC 151. The event will havee formber Pride and Strikeforce champion Dan Henderson fighting current champion Jon “Bones” Jones for the UFC light heavyweight belt. The fight is scheduled for September 1, 2012 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Using CGI, Deadmau5 and guest vocalist Gerard Way from My Chemical Romance will be taking on each other in a futuristic battle controlling giant gundam like “mau5” robots in the UFC’s Octogon. The music video will be released August 29, 2012. The song will be featured on his album > album title goes here < which will be released by Ultra Music on September 25, 2012.
Listen to the track below:
Update: Now you can see a teaser from upcoming music video below. The future of the UFC sure does look pretty different. Think ‘Mad Max’ but with a lot more technology going on and Mike Goldberg doing the walk-in intros for Deadmau5 and Gerard Way: