Oral History Information
Company NameThe Music & Sound Retailer
Brian Berk was hired as the editor for the Music & Sound Retailer trade magazine back in 2005. The magazine, founded by Vinny Testa, was the first in the industry to offer a video e-newsletter. Brian remained the editor for five years, then left the industry for several years before returning to his old job in 2017. The magazine added several new features at the same time, including the MI Spy column and articles written by some of the innovative retailers in the industry such as Tim Spicer.