Prices and Pages of music magazines
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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Prices/Pages of Music Magazines
By Kieran Bradley
NME price per issue is £2.20 on the other hand the payment can
be bought for a year for £74.99, this installation out at £1.47 an
issue so the strategy is to convince the users to buy more issues
for a cheaper prince than a one off purchase.
The NME magazine on the 2nd November 2013 consisted of 66
Kerrang magazine is distributed for £7.50 a month which works out
at £1.88 an issue. This again is a exceptionally cheap price for a
magazine which is the reason why the magazine is triumphant in
the present music magazine market.
The Kerrang magazine on the 11th January 2014 consisted of 64
Vibe magazine is a magazine that links to the initiative of my
magazine. So it would be perfect to have a comparable price
range to this as this magazine is spirited and competitive in the
market. Vibe magazine sells for £9.95 for 6 issues which works
out at £1.60 a magazine, which I feel is very cheap for a
The December 2013 issue of VIBE consisted of 74 pages.
Rolling stone magazine is also an additional famous, renowned
and popular music magazine. Currently you can subscribe to the
magazine for £19.95 a year but you can be expecting to pay up
to £4.95 per issue so once more this magazine is trying to
persuade the audience to subscribe to the magazine as this
means the company will have constant income from subscribers.
The January 2014 version of rolling stone consists of 56 pages.
Overall, I feel as though this research has been very useful as I
have now seen that my magazine could be priced between £1.60
to £4.95 and I have also seen that offering a cheaper
subscription can help to make the magazine more competitive.
This means that I should have a price around £2-3 and offer a
subscription so that my magazine can be triumphant in the
current music magazine market. Also my music magazine will be
consisting of around 50 pages as the magazines I have
researched are all around that figure.