Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Gary Cooper Gary Cooper has been writing about the MI and Pro Audio for both consumer and trade publications… for a very long while. He has written for most UK trade and consumer MI titles at some point or another, is the Editor of Music Instrument News and was the founding Editor of the online publication, Guitar Interactive.

Cooper's Column

Is it time to start showing some of the big brands...

MIN's editor wonders if the tide is turning Amazon's recent 'Prime Day' day wasn't a very edifying spectacle. As far as I could see many...

Gary Cooper considers a Gibson without its CEO

Now that the dust has began to settle from the impact of Gibson hitting the deck, thoughts turn to what comes next. In particular,...

Money For Nothing – how cheap money is helping kill business

Cheap money is killing business? On the face of it, it sounds like a paradox. Low interest rates should be good for business, shouldn't...

MIN’s editor casts a wary eye over the year’s events

January Last year came to a chilly end with news that Metal Hammer and Classic Rock has plunged into administration, resulting in the loss of...

Marketing myths – smoke and mirrors in the boardroom?

Not so very long ago business was a lot simpler. A man, usually wearing a brown coat and smoking a pipe, would bring his...

Bad timing – could this be the hidden threat to the...

Three recent conversations about the future of MI retail set me thinking. The first was with Simon Gilson, co-owner of the mighty PMT. Simon...

Got a Press Release for Gary? Fill in the form to publicise it.

Your Name (required)


Your Email (required)


Your Message

Please prove you're not a spam robot