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Issue Date: 20 October 2017
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- The new-look Music Week welcomes new music TV show Sounds Like Friday Night to the cover. We grill presenters Greg James and A.Dot; BBC execs Bob Shannon and Jan Younghusband; and producers Fulwell 73 about the new primetime show and ask whether it has what it takes to revive music TV. Plus: the biz tells us what it wants to see from the new show.
- There’s a huge music and books special, as we catch up with Iron Maiden’s Bruce Dickinson about his autobiography and solo career, plus look at how a book can now play a vital role in album release campaigns.
- US rock legends Weezer crashland in Music Week, as Rivers Cuomo and his team explain how a new sound and the adoption of fresh technology is reinventing the band for a new audience.
- Plus elsewhere in your new-look issue, we bring you all the news from the biggest ever Music Week Sync Awards; reveal the latest moves at Atlantic; crunch the year-to-date sales figures and market shares and talk to Kelly Clarkson about her megahit Because Of You. Plus Warner/Chappell’s Mike Smith faces up to The Aftershow and there’s all our enhanced news, analysis, charts coverage and market share statistics.