Strobe (song)

Strobe (song)

Single by deadmau5
from the album For Lack of a Better Name
Released 23 February 2010
Format Digital download
Recorded 2009
Genre Progressive house, ambient

10:34 (Full Length Version)

6:21 (Club Edit)

3:34 (Radio Edit)
Label mau5trap
Ultra Records (US/Canada)
Virgin Records (Rest of world)
Writer(s) Joel Zimmerman
Producer(s) Deadmau5
Deadmau5 singles chronology
"Ghosts 'n' Stuff"
"Some Chords"

"Strobe" is a song by Canadian electronic music producer deadmau5 . It is the tenth and final track on his fourth studio album For Lack of a Better Name and was released as the second single on February 23, 2010. The song originated from a track titled "Then We Stood Still", which was said to have been made in 2006. It was used in a YouTube video uploaded to Zimmerman's account a few months before release.[1] Musically, the song is a progressive house song with influences of ambient music. The song has charted at numbers 128 and 13 on the UK Singles Chart and UK Dance Chart in the United Kingdom. A live version was released exclusively through the iTunes version of his sixth studio album > album title goes here < (2012).

Track listing

Digital download[2]
No. Title Length
1. "Strobe" (Radio Edit) 3:34
2. "Strobe" (Club Edit) 6:21
3. "Strobe" (Michael Woods Remix) 6:46
4. "Strobe" (Plump DJs Remix) 5:42
5. "Strobe" (DJ Marky & S.P.Y. Remix) 6:57
6. "Strobe"   10:34


Chart (2009/2010) Peak
UK Singles Chart 128
UK Dance (Official Charts Company)[3] 13
US Dance/Electronic Digital Songs 29


  1. ^ then we stood still on YouTube. Retrieved on 2014-02-15.
  2. ^ "Strobe (Remixes)". iTunes. 2010-01-22. 
  3. ^ "Archive Chart: 2010-02-06" UK Dance Chart.