Emap owned monthly music title, Select, is to set to relaunch next month with a new editor in an effort to match the disparate nature of the changing music scene.
Alexis Petridis, the former editor of dance title, Mixmag, takes over as editor and will oversee a revamped editorial content, which will include new sections and a greater emphasis on internet music format, MP3, and the websites devoted to it.
The relaunch May issue will come with a cover mount CD containing rare tracks and remixes from major artists. The CD will also contain an interactive video and celebrities interviewing each other.
Petridis commented: "Select Magazine will be an all encompassing title covering all genres of music and appealing to a wide range of music fans all over the country."