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NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL AIMS TO LAUNCH EMERGING AUSSIE ARTISTS

A new music festival titled Paradise has been launched, dedicated to celebrating Australia’s most exciting emerging music talent.

Paradise is a three day festival from November 29th to December 1st.

Tickets go on sale Thursday 12 September via Paradise website. Prices ranging from $88.00 for an event only ticket to $116.00 for an event ticket plus on-site camping.

Paradise 2013 lineup: 

Glass Towers, Elizabeth Rose, Millions, Oisima, Naysayer & Gilsun (DJ SET), Client Liaison, Albert Salt, Alta, Animaux, B.O.O.M.A, Dark Arts, Darts, david, DEER, DEJA, Donny Benét, Electric Sea Spider, Forces, friendships, Glass Mirrors, GodWolf, Hollow Everdaze, House of Laurence, Hug Therapist, I’lls, Kate Martin, Leaks, LUCIANBLOMKAMP, Michael Ozone, Mu-gen, Naminé, NO ZU, OSKR, Planète, Post Percy, SILENTJAY, SOCCER LEGENDS, Squarehead, The Demon Parade, The Getaway Plan, The McQueens, The Red Lights, The Supporters,Them Swoops, Wafia

Source: www.pedestrian.tv/news/music/new-music-festival-caters-to-fans-of-emerging-auss

World’s Highest Paid DJ

Tiësto

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.