Melody Maker was a British weekly music magazine and one of the world's earliest music weeklies, founded in 1926. In January 2001, it was merged into the sister publication New Musical Express. Ike & Tina Turner were on the cover at least twice in 1966 as well as on the German edition in 1974 about a charity concert for childs in Munich.
Issue: July 23, 1966
Story: Tina & Tina On Tour: It's On! / Rush Release For New LP
Issue: October 01, 1966
Writer: Alan Walsh
Story: Smash! - Rolling Stones / Ike & Tina Turner Tour
Issue: December 19, 1974
Story: Ike & Tina - Thank You!