Performers for hire

How much do celebs earn when they sing at business moguls’ holiday parties? Here are a few estimates.

In Silicon Valley, annual holiday parties not only include champagne towers, artisanal doughnuts and mashed potato bars, but also often serve up performances by famous bands such as Counting Crows or The Flaming Lips. A few estimates of how much a “party and event band” can earn.

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Steve Brearton

Steve Brearton is a freelance writer in Toronto.

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