The new edition of Music Week is out now and it’s a music and technology bonanza.
As the second edition of the Music Week Tech Summit Together With O2 approaches, Apple Music and Beats 1 guru Zane Lowe heads up a special issue.
Our in-depth interview with the former MTV and BBC Radio 1 presenter covers breaking artists, musical trends, the latest twists in music’s relationship with tech and more.
Also inside, leading execs representing Facebook, UTA, Amazon Music, Ingrooves, O2 and MIDEM chew over the burning issues in music tech. Plus, there’s a special guide to everything you need to know about the Music Week Tech Summit 2019, from speaker schedules to panel topics and beyond.
Elsewhere in the features section, we gather a selection of the biggest music agents in the game to discuss the latest goings-on in the live sector.
We celebrate British breakthrough acts in The Big Story, as Sam Fender’s debut album rockets to No.1 following success from Dave, Lewis Capaldi and Tom Walker in 2019.
Also in news, we bring you the behind the scenes reaction to Dave’s Hyundai Mercury Prize triumph and some huge signing news from Sony/ATV.
Country superstar Kelsea Ballerini reveals the secrets behind her evergreen smash Peter Pan in Hitmakers, and we quiz BRIT School principal Stuart Worden on 25 years at the musical talent factory.
Columbia’s Stormzy-approved teenage star Deno stars in On The Radar, while there’s new music from Amsterdam-based psych heads Altin Gün in Making Waves. Sky drama Temple is in Sync Story and WME’s Jesse Fayne features in Rising Star.
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