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YouTube Music Awards

Psy and Girls’ Generation have made it onto the nominees list among other global superstars for the first ever ‘YouTube Music Awards’!

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Subsonic Music Festival Australia

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Where else would you get live music entertainment while you can swim, camp, go on rides, jump on a helicopter ride, great gourmet food and more much? I’ll tell you where – SUBSONIC.  Subsonic, is Australia’s own original boutique music event, is back in 2012, in the picturesque surrounds of Riverwood Downs Mountain Valley Resort. Dedicated to deep space electronic music, Subsonic brings together an awesome line-up of international and local artists, in an immersive, multi-sensory environment with an unconventional edge.

The official lineup for the festival is massive! Featuring the live acts of;

Blue King Brown, DJ Kentaro, Catz n Dogz, Adultnapper, AN-Ten-Nae, Eprom, Africa Hitech, OKA, The Bird, Worthy, Christian Martin, Acid Pauli, Nu, Opiuo, Parker, Dov, DeVille, True Vibenation, Svelt, Red Bantoo, Shamik, Secret Cinema, Ryan Davis, Nico Stojan, SQL, Pena, Emok, D-Sens, Antix, Shades of Grey, The Bastards, Anna Leevia, Markey and much more! Click here to check the rest of the lineup on their official website.

Tickets for the festival are already on sale so be quick if you want a ticket! General Admission tickets includes camping at $155.00 (Includes Booking Fee). Check out the official prices and other available essentials on the Subsonic website. Watch the teaser trailer for the event below

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PLEASE NOTE: The Festival grounds are licensed and are therefore not BYO. The camping area is BYO but you are not permitted to bring drinks into the Festival grounds at any time. Please do not bring any glass to the festival!

This event is 18+. No persons under 18 are permitted to enter the Festival unless accompanied by their guardian at all times. Please note: This only applies to children under 12. Children between the ages of 12 – 18 are not permitted to come with or without their guardian.

World’s Highest Paid DJ

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Dutch electronic artist Tiësto has topped a list naming the world’s highest paid DJs.

Forbes‘ list of the Top 10 biggest earners in dance music – called the Electronic Cash Kings list – sees Tiësto’s yearly earnings put at $22 million (£14 million), followed by Skrillex – who rakes in $15 million (£9.7 million) a year – in second place, and Swedish House Mafia in third with $14 million (£9 million).

Other artists to make the Top 10 include David Guetta, Deadmau5 and Kaskade as well as DJ Pauly D, from US reality TV show,Jersey Shore. On average, Tiësto makes $250,000 per DJ slot.

Forbes’ Top 10 ‘Electronic Cash Kings’ list is:

1. Tiësto – $22m (£14m)
2. Skrillex – $15m
(£9.7m)
3. Swedish House Mafia – $14m
(£9m)
4. David Guetta – $13.5m
(£8.7m)
5. Steve Aoki – $12m
(£7.7m)
6. Deadmau5 – $11.5m
(£7.4m)
7. DJ Pauly D – $11m
(£7.1m)
8. Kaskade – $10m
(£6.5m)
9. Afrojack – $9m
(£5.8m)
10. Avicii – $7m
(£4.5m)

Let us know who you favour on the list and who you think should be higher on the list. Tell us your thoughts and leave a comment below.