Music creates the soundtrack to our lives. It consoles us when we are down, sets the mood for a romantic date, and pumps us up when we need it most. Our tastes in music may differ, but music itself is one thing most people enjoy – and it makes the base for some pretty awesome gift ideas. We’ve found the best gifts for music lovers and put them all here in one place to make gift shopping that much easier for you!
Best Gifts for Music Lovers
Every music lover needs a quality device to listen to their music! With vintage looks & modern features, this turntable not only plays your vinyls, but also has a CD & cassette player, FM radio, Bluetooth, and Aux & headphone jack for audio streaming from your smartphone.
Be sure to scroll all the way to the bottom to see our top vinyl recommendations!
What happens when you clear away the noisy distractions of the world? Your concentration goes to the next level. Gift these headphones to your loved one and watch them get deeper into their music, their work, or whatever they want to focus on. With active noise cancellation, amazing sound quality, and a noise rejecting mic system, this is one of those holiday gifts they will be thrilled to receive.
If you give a mouse some headphones, he's going to need a stand to hang them on. Features 5 lighting modes for cool ambiance, an AUX port, and 2 USB ports to keep those headphones and devices charged. The perfect gift for a music lover, gamer, or someone who just wants to keep their space neat and organized.
For the person who loves to rock out a bit while tossing some steaks on the grill, this stainless steel spatula and tongs set will get him cookin! He can play air guitar in between flipping burgers - and you can sit back and enjoy your meal.
Find some more great kitchen-related gift ideas here!
Sometimes a bit of a gag gift just has to happen! Even better if it’s actually tasty and useful, like this music pasta. I personally love gifts that are consumable so they don’t just collect dust. I have a feeling this music note shaped pasta will make them hum a little with every bite.
This affordable gift comes in a pack of two, so you can gift one to your favorite musician and one to your child's music teacher.
Liven up any drink with these festive ice cubes! This silicone mold makes 2 acoustic guitars and 1 electric guitar ice cubes, plus 2 musical note ice cubes. These make a great novelty, gag, joke, or Christmas white elephant gift. Use the stir sticks to make fun juice pops in the summer!
I've recently started listening to singing bowl music (great to stream on Spotify during yoga or meditation, by the way), and having your own singing bowl would be pretty cool! Beginner friendly with free guides on how to use – and the perfect present for mindfulness on the go!
The iconic artwork from the Rolling Stones vinyl cover is now available as a 500 piece jigsaw puzzle. Printed on a high-quality board, this puzzle makes a fun gift for someone whose love of jigsaw puzzles equals that of their love of music.
Know a guitar player who can't keep up with their guitar picks? Maybe you know someone learning to play the acoustic guitar and want a small gift to give them for the holiday season. This guitar pick case is a thoughtful gift to help them keep up with their picks, or to organize a special pick collection.
The Best Vinyl Records That Belong in Every Music Lover’s Collection
Music may be available on pretty much every electronic device these days, but vinyls are still considered a collectible item for most music fanatics. Regardless of your day-to-day music tastes, these all time musical favorites are a must-have! Take a peek at your gift recipient’s collection and add these vinyl records to your gift bag if any of these top picks are missing.
Led by the infamous godfather of metal Ozzy Osbourne, arguably the first metal band right beside Deep Purple. Comes a classic vinyl form of the 1970s Black Sabbath album and band, for the nostalgic feeling of the spinning record, available now for the use and display of metal fanatics!
The legendary saxophone icon of the smooth jazz genre, colliding beautifully with bill withers of the classic soul style and label. To make the gorgeous smash hit ‘Just The Two Of Us’, now for the availability for the collector to own, along with other soothing wonderful tracks!
Music obsessives agree that Queen was one of the greatest bands of all time! Enjoy volume 1 of their greatest hits and sing along to catchy tunes such as ‘We Will Rock You’ and ‘We Are The Champions’. This album recreated to vinyl record is perfect for the nostalgic use of a 70s kid or any vinyl-hoarding fan!
Sir Elton John has made decades after decades of hits, whether it be solo pieces or duets or even covers for Disney movies such as ‘The Lion King’. He is undoubtedly a legend and representation for the LGBT community in early days. All the more reason to get this vinyl form of the 1973 classic ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’!
The funky and groovy style of early Michael Jackson brings the music fanatics the classic ‘Off The Wall’ record. Featuring classics like ‘Rock With You’ and ‘Don’t Stop Til You Get Enough’ this 1979 piece is one of my favorite albums and is one of the best options for any music fan!
Paving the way for many musicians to follow, The Beatles are often considered the best band of all time and rightfully so. From ‘Hey Jude’ and ‘Come Together’, this compilation is a perfect modern day remaster featuring 4 stylish posters. Ideal for display and use purposes of the ultimate Beatles fan!
Of course this list of the best gifts isn’t exhaustive – just some of the best Christmas gifts we’ve found online. When possible, experience gifts are an awesome choice and are way more memorable for a special occasion.
Look for concert tickets to see their favorite artists, or take them out for a fun night listening to live music in your local area.
Another option is to go super low-key and create a custom playlist with any streaming service (like Spotify). With some good music, you can have your own dance party at home! What better way to spend time together while having a little bit of fun, right?
And if none of these ideas sound good to you, there’s always a gift card for them to buy their own gift. 😉