The Company sells over 27,000 products from over 550 brands and has approximately 1,400 own brand products. The Company offers various products, such as electric guitars, guitar amplifiers, guitar pedals, acoustic guitars, folk instruments, bass guitars, drums and percussion products, such as acoustic drum kits, electronic drums, electronic drum pads and drum hardware, pianos and keyboards, orchestral products, including wind instruments, electric strings, string instruments, brass instruments and accessories, live sound products, such as mixers, public address (PA) systems, microphones and stage lighting, studio gear, disc jockey (DJ) products and home audio products. Gear4music offers products of various third-party brands, such as Yamaha, Roland, Fender, Sonos, Ibanez, Gibson, Korg, Shure, Bach, AKG, Bose, Boss, Corsair, Dbx and Marshall.

York, GB
Size (employees)
103 (est)
Gear4music was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in York, GB

Gear4music Office Locations

Gear4music has an office in York
York, GB (HQ)
Kettlestring Lane

Gear4music Data and Metrics

Gear4music Financial Metrics

Gear4music's revenue was reported to be £35.5 m in FY, 2016 which is a 46% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

35.5 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

9.2 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

1 m

Market capitalization (22-Sep-2017)

164.8 m

Closing share price (22-Sep-2017)


Cash (29-Feb-2016)

3.5 m
Gear4music's current market capitalization is £164.8 m.
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


17.7 m24.2 m35.5 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

13 m17.5 m26.3 m

Gross profit

4.7 m6.8 m9.2 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


707.9 k895 k3.5 m

Accounts Receivable

26.9 k84 k581 k

Current Assets

5.1 m6.5 m11.2 m


1.6 m991 k1.2 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Income Taxes Paid

(12.2 k)85 k(93 k)
GBPY, 2016


344.6 k

Financial Leverage

13 x
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Gear4music Market Value History

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Gear4music Online and Social Media Presence

Gear4music News and Updates

Gear4music hits a few bum notes as revenues grow but shares fall flat

The UK's largest online retailer of musical instruments and equipment today announced revenue growth was ahead of its expectation for the first half of the year, as it gained market share across northern Europe. The figures Gear4music seemed to strike a chord in the UK and elsewhere, as home s…

Banging the drum for the north: Gear4music posts bumper results

Shares in Britain's largest online musical instrument retailer fell by two per cent despite posting half-year results that showed it had grown revenue and profit by over 70 per cent. The numbers Aim-quoted Gear4music's revenue increased from £12.5m to £21.6m with gross profit rising from £3.3m…

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