The mouse ears. The neon-colored T-shirts with the mouse silhouettes. The girls in hyper-small costumes sucking lollipops. Dancers banging their heads with their arms in the air making out like it was a rave.
This was all happening mid-day, during Porter Robinson's set in the dance forest. Consider it a preview of the madness the closing Deadmau5 set Saturday night will be.
It wasn't just the crowd though that gave a hint of things to come. Robinson, a 19-year-old wunderkind DJ from North Carolina, played like a junior Deadmau5, a mini-mau5, if you will.
He was dealing out a mix of international dance music (Italians Nari & Milani; Chuckie & Hardwell -- Dutch...