Hard Rock Hotel New York review
Hard Rock Hotel New York lobby
The big trip

Hard Rock Hotel New York review

Tune into the musical sounds of the city at the global hospitality group’s latest launch
28 Jun 2022
Immunotherapy, unions and a house revival
Medical scan
Podcasts

Immunotherapy, unions and a house revival

Can our immune systems help us fight cancer? Have unions finally cracked the tech sector? And is 90s house music making a comeback?
24 Jun 2022
UK summer music festivals
Glastonbury Festival will take place from 22-26 June 2022
In Focus

UK summer music festivals

This year’s festival line-up includes Glastonbury, Isle of Wight and Creamfields
10 Jun 2022
Podcasts of the week: from true crime to a true-crime drama
Podcast app on a phone
In Review

Podcasts of the week: from true crime to a true-crime drama

Featuring Killer Book Club, RedHanded, Criminal, Radioman and Lady Killers With Lucy Worsley
2 Jun 2022
Podcasts of the week: war reporters, hard news and big interviews
Podcast app on a phone
In Review

Podcasts of the week: war reporters, hard news and big interviews

Featuring The Line of Fire, The Ezra Klein Show and The Backstory with Andrew Neil
20 May 2022
HowTheLightGetsIn: a Jubilee celebration of philosophy and music
HowTheLightGetsIn festival
Why we’re talking about . . .

HowTheLightGetsIn: a Jubilee celebration of philosophy and music

The festival returns to Hay-on-Wye from 2 to 5 June with an eccentric – and electrifying – bill of philosophers, scientists and artists
19 May 2022
How Eurovision will play out amid Ukraine war
Kalush Orchestra celebrate their semi-final win
Why we’re talking about . . .

How Eurovision will play out amid Ukraine war

Invaded nation’s act is favourite to win while Russia barred from taking part
11 May 2022

Enjoy a different view

Keep an open mind with The Week magazine. Subscribe today and your first 6 issues are completely free.
Music for the times: Vacheron Constantin joins forces with Woodkid
Ewan J Phillips and Woodkid at Abbey Road Studios
The big interview

Music for the times: Vacheron Constantin joins forces with Woodkid

French music star Woodkid talks about a new venture to support young talent
6 May 2022
Podcasts of the week: from French and Saunders to Vladimir Putin
Podcast app on a phone
In Review

Podcasts of the week: from French and Saunders to Vladimir Putin

Featuring Whatever Happened to Baby Jane Austen?, Comfort Blanket and Taking on Putin
29 Apr 2022
This week’s best podcasts and radio shows
Podcast app on a phone
In Review

This week’s best podcasts and radio shows

Featuring Twin Flames, Our Friends in the North and Chameleon: Wild Boys
14 Apr 2022
Podcasts of the week: Philippa Perry, bite-size science and a spy caper
Podcast app on a phone
In Review

Podcasts of the week: Philippa Perry, bite-size science and a spy caper

Featuring Consumed by Desire, Who Is Aldrich Kemp?, Short Wave and One to One
8 Apr 2022
Elton John: five things you may not know about the singer
Elton John on stage
In Review

Elton John: five things you may not know about the singer

The veteran musician is celebrating his 75th birthday
25 Mar 2022
Podcasts of the week: politics, time travel and Ukrainian culture
Podcast app on a phone
In Review

Podcasts of the week: politics, time travel and Ukrainian culture

Featuring The Rest is Politics, Travels Through Time, Revolutions, Olive and more
25 Mar 2022
The Overview: are copyright rows threatening music?
Ed Sheeran performs
Podcasts

The Overview: are copyright rows threatening music?

A growing number of chart-toppers have been accused of copying other artists’ work
23 Mar 2022
Podcasts of the week: the war in Ukraine and Covid conspiracies
Podcast app on a phone
In Review

Podcasts of the week: the war in Ukraine and Covid conspiracies

From a selection of primers on the Ukraine crisis to a ‘jaw-dropping’ tale of a footballing fraud
11 Mar 2022
Podcasts of the week: from a gripping siege to Chinese insights
Selection of podcasts
In Review

Podcasts of the week: from a gripping siege to Chinese insights

Featuring Siege, Table Manners, Off Menu, River Cafe Table 4, Comfort Eating and Chinese Whispers
25 Feb 2022
Podcasts of the week: insights into dating, and more Stephen Fry
Podcasts
In Review

Podcasts of the week: insights into dating, and more Stephen Fry

Featuring This Is Dating, Doing It Right, Am I Normal? and Stephen Fry’s Inside Your Mind
18 Feb 2022
California love: Super Bowl half-time show was ‘one for the ages’
Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg perform at the Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show at SoFi Stadium 
In Review

California love: Super Bowl half-time show was ‘one for the ages’

Dr. Dre, Snoop and Co put on a vintage performance at the SoFi Stadium 
14 Feb 2022
Podcasts of the week: from motivational speakers to Vegas magicians
Steven Bartlett
In Review

Podcasts of the week: from motivational speakers to Vegas magicians

Featuring The Diary of a CEO with Steven Bartlett, How to Fail, Exactly. With Florence Given and Wild Things
4 Feb 2022
The battle to keep rap lyrics out of courtrooms
Jay-Z
Why we’re talking about . . .

The battle to keep rap lyrics out of courtrooms

Jay-Z among rappers backing legislation to stop defendants’ verses from being used against them
25 Jan 2022
Podcasts of the week: from running to demographics
Collection of podcasts
In Review

Podcasts of the week: from running to demographics

Featuring Run to the Top, Room 5, Rethink Population and Hunting Ghislaine
21 Jan 2022
Are streaming services helping or hurting musicians?
Record shop
In Depth

Are streaming services helping or hurting musicians?

Streaming is on the up but MPs say most artists make ‘pitiful’ incomes from services
5 Jan 2022
The best albums of 2021
Tile of Adele, Self Esteem and Olivia Rodrigo
In Review

The best albums of 2021

From tear-jerkers to star-making pop anthems
30 Dec 2021
Podcasts of the week: the blood scandal, parenting, and phone sex
Ellie Gibson and Helen Thorn posing for a photo
In Review

Podcasts of the week: the blood scandal, parenting, and phone sex

Featuring Bed of Lies, Parenting Hell, The Scummy Mummies and Operator
10 Dec 2021
Podcasts of the week: culture wars, cops and cooking
Podcasts of the week
In Review

Podcasts of the week: culture wars, cops and cooking

Featuring Jon Ronson’s Things Fell Apart, Bad Cops, The Genius Recipe Tapes and Honey & Co
26 Nov 2021
Podcasts of the week: painting, catfish, and the Land of Nod
Collection of podcast covers
In Review

Podcasts of the week: painting, catfish, and the Land of Nod

Featuring Sweet Bobby, Slow Radio, PleinAir, Sleep With Me and Goodnight, World!
19 Nov 2021
Twin probes launched into deadly crush at Travis Scott concert
Rapper Travis Scott
In Depth

Twin probes launched into deadly crush at Travis Scott concert

Civil lawsuits also under way after festival stampede leaves eight dead
8 Nov 2021
Why Northern Ireland’s health minister is suing Van Morrison over Covid chant
Van Morrison
Why we’re talking about . . .

Why Northern Ireland’s health minister is suing Van Morrison over Covid chant

Robin Swann’s lawyer says defamation proceedings against music legend are ‘at an advanced stage’
8 Nov 2021
Podcasts of the week: from supernatural encounters to the BBC
Images of the three podcasts
In Review

Podcasts of the week: from supernatural encounters to the BBC

Featuring Uncanny, Nolan Investigates: Stonewall and Yours Sincerely with Labour MP Jess Phillips
29 Oct 2021
Hard Rock Hotel Madrid: fine-tuning the art of hospitality
Hard Rock Hotel Madrid entrance
The big trip

Hard Rock Hotel Madrid: fine-tuning the art of hospitality

This is a perfect staging point to explore Spanish capital’s Golden Triangle of Art
20 Oct 2021
Best podcasts: from Alan Alda’s science to Tim Dowling’s dog
Collection of podcasts
In Review

Best podcasts: from Alan Alda’s science to Tim Dowling’s dog

Featuring Science Clear+Vivid, Insult My Intelligence, In Our Time and Why Do I Feel?
15 Oct 2021
Podcasts of the week: political power and sibling relationships
Collage of podcasts
In Review

Podcasts of the week: political power and sibling relationships

Featuring Power Corrupts, Siblings in Session, Scratching the Surface, Circular with Katie Treggiden and 99% Invisible
1 Oct 2021
Why did the R. Kelly abuse verdict take so long?
R Kelly
Today’s big question

Why did the R. Kelly abuse verdict take so long?

Singer found guilty of sexually abusing multiple fans during 30-year career
28 Sep 2021
Universal Music: don’t stop me now…
Lucian Grainge is CEO of Universal Music Group
In Brief

Universal Music: don’t stop me now…

Investors are betting heavily that the ‘boom’ in music streaming ‘still has a long way to go’
24 Sep 2021
The Week Footer Banner