WHAT KIND OF MEDIA INSTITUTION MIGHTDISTRIBUTE YOUR MEDIA PRODUCT AND WHY? By Leah Brine
OSSUM would be distributed PUBLISHERby Bauer because they alreadydistribute similar magazines. Thecompany also own Q andKerrang! two popular rockmagazines which have a similartarget audience age range toOSSUM’s.
The layout and interviews PUBLISHER included in magazines owned by Bauer have many similarities to OSSUM including colour scheme, topics and people portrayed. The colour schemes include red, black and white with some difference for special editions.
PUBLISHER The topics covered includetours, album releases, musicvideo interviews and awardresults.
Advertisements that arecommon in magazines owned ADVERTISINGby Bauer include: HMV Album releases Concert advertisements DVD Alcohol
ADVERTISING Games (Guitar Hero) Radio Stations App’s for Apple products Awards
ADVERTISING These types of products aresuitable for OSSUM to advertisebecause they are commonadvertisements found not only inmusic magazines but magazinesowned by Bauer.
ONLINE PRESENCE? OSSUM would have an online presence because not only do they have a website they also would have a radio channel, playing music from the bands they feature in the magazine.
There would also be an online ONLINE PRESENCEversion of the magazine availableto download. An App would be availablefrom the apple store, to stayconnected to the magazine andreceive updates and new releaseinformation.