Gear4music (Holdings) plc engages in the retail of musical instruments and equipment in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, and internationally. It offers electric, acoustic, and bass guitars; guitar amplifiers and effects pedals; drums and percussion products, including electronic drums; drum pads; hybrid drumming products; acoustic drum kits; individual drums; cymbals; snare drums; drum hardware and drum accessories, such as hi-hat stands, kick pedals, stools and thrones, cymbal stands, clamps, and racks; and pianos and keyboards, such as digital, stage, hybrid, and grand pianos, as well as MIDI keyboards, synth key products, and accessories. It also provides orchestral products, such as woodwind and string instruments, electric strings, brass instruments, and percussion products, as well as woodwind, string, and brass accessories. In addition, it offers live sound and lighting products comprising PA systems and speakers, signal processors, microphones, wireless systems, in-ear monitors, PA mixers, headphones, DI boxes, audio recorders, live sound accessories, staging and trussing products, stage lightings and accessories, lighting controllers and effects, and effects machines; and studio and production recording equipment, such as audio interfaces and mixers, studio outboards and monitors, audio computers, studio headphones, controllers, music software, synthesizers, modular synths, sequencers, samplers, drum machines, and studio and synth accessories. Further, it provides DJ decks, mixers, effects units, controllers, headphones, and furniture, as well as scratch and mobile DJ products, and vinyl accessories; and home audio products comprising headphones, portable audio and hi-fi products, and cinema products. It serves private individuals and professional musicians under various brand names through 20 Gear4music branded Websites; and showrooms in York, Sweden, and Germany. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in York, the United Kingdom.