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
1. Victrola Navigator 8-in-1 Classic Bluetooth Record Player
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!
2. Portable Bluetooth Speaker
If they are more into streaming than vinyls, or if they like their music portable and loud, this Bose Bluetooth portable speaker is a must-have. Deep, loud and immersive sound, with true 360 degree coverage and up to 12 hours of play time mean you can listen to your entire playlist!
3. Noise-Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones
What happens when you clear away the noisy distractions of the world? Your concentration goes to the next level. Gift these headphones to your music lover and watch them get deeper into their music, their work, or whatever they want to focus on.
4. Headphones Stand
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 and 2 USB ports to keep those headphones and devices charged.
5. Personalized Record Doormat
Make them twist and shout with this LP-inspired doormat, personalized with your choice on the record label. Customize it with their name or their favorite song and they will sing each time they step into the house!
6. Wooden Drumstick Spoons
Add musical fun to your cooking with these wooden drumstick spoons. This set includes one slotted spoon and one solid spoon. Made of solid beechwood, this set is designed to last!
7. Guitar Spatula and Tongs
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!
8. Musical Wine Glasses
Keep your next gathering from falling flat with these musical wine glasses that’ll inspire a symphony. Pour, make music, sip, repeat. Don’t forget the wine!
9. Spontuneous Party Board Game
No, that isn’t a typo. If you’ve ever heard a word that’s caused you to spontaneously break into song, then Spontuneous is for you! Spontuneous is fun for the whole family and fits perfectly into any party, trip, or family get-together.
10. Music Snob Socks
Socks make a great stocking stuffer, but music-themed socks are an even better stocking stuffer for someone who loves music! Unisex so you can gift to men or women (and they have a vinyl snob sock option too!).
11. Willie Nelson Funko Pop
For the fanatics of the old school style of the country music genre, this figurine Funko Pop of the talented Willie Nelson is perfect for the home of the southerner’s music display case!
12. Musical Note Pasta
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 pasta will make you hum a little with every bite.
13. Song Lyrics T-shirt
This shirt is literally me, so I’m betting your music lover will feel the same way. If they answer questions and speak in song lyrics for most of your conversations, they absolutely need this in their closet.
14. Thumb Piano
Handmade with high-quality mahogany and ore steel bars, this 17-key thumb piano is a great gift option. Use the professional study booklet included to learn to play new tunes and entertain yourself and your friends.
15. Life Would Be Flat Throw Pillow
We just can’t resist a good pun, and a musical pun is even better! Your music loving friend will enjoy displaying this punny throw pillow. Makes a great (and affordable) gift for a music teacher or band teacher too!
16. Nirvana Logo T-Shirt
This one sided tee based on the 90’s Nirvana reigning logo, is a sure favorite to any music fanatics closet, Particularly Punk, Goth, and Emo fashion!
17. Guitar Ice Cube Tray Mold
Liven up any drink with these festive ice cubes! These make a great novelty, gag, joke, or Christmas white elephant gift. Guitar ice cubes with attached stirrers are sure to jazz up any beverage.
18. Tibetan Singing Bowl
I’ve only 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 perfect for mindfulness on the go!
19. Guitar Coffee Teaspoons
Unique gifts are always fun to give – and receive – and these colorful guitar teaspoons are no exception! High quality and highly rated, this set of spoons is sure to also be highly used and loved.
20. Glass Treble Clef
This beautiful handblown glass treble clef makes the perfect home decor piece for anyone who loves music. At 11 inches high, this unique gift will thrill the recipient and will be treasured for years to come.
21. The Rolling Stones T-shirt
The Rolling Stones, arguably side by side with The Beatles and rightfully so in their timeless and priceless musical impact. Show your respect to the familiar logo and iconic band with this stylish tongue out decal featured on a fashionable tee shirt for the closet and attire of any music fanatic!
The Best Vinyls 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 vinyls to your gift bag if any of these top picks are missing.
22. Black Sabbath Vinyl
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!
23. Grover Washington Jr. Vinyl
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!
24. Hero Clarence Clemons Vinyl
The saxophonist of the iconic Bruce Springsteen turned solo icon himself, comes the 1985 masterpiece Hero. Aided by Jackson Browne for the catchy hit ‘Your A Friend Of Mine’ and many more lovely tunes. Making this album all the worthy for the purchase of a music lover, especially in this 80s nostalgic vinyl form!
25. He’s The DJ I’m The Rapper Vinyl
The second album of the funky 80’s rap duo, Will Smith (The Fresh Prince) and Jazzy Jeff, a masterpiece for the Hip Hop era beginning. Perfect for purchase and display for the collector of a music fanatic particularly Rap/Hip Hop!
26. Queen News Of The World Vinyl
Released by the iconic Freddie Mercury led band, Queen released this masterpiece in 1977 for the fanatics of Rock music. With hit after hit all proving 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 music fan!
27. Goodbye Yellow Brick Road Elton John Vinyl
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’!
28. Michael Jackson Off The Wall Vinyl
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 available and worthy of purchase for the music fanatic with great taste!
29. The Beatles 1 Vinyl and Posters
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 particular Beatles fan!
30. The Ultimate Collection The Jackson 5 Vinyl
From the late 60s in a groovy soul train featured alongside his brothers to the unfortunate passing in 2009. Michael Jackson has earned our hearts time and time again, show your loyalty to the late star with this compilation vinyl visit to his early years!
31. Dirty Dancing Soundtrack Vinyl
From the original motion picture soundtrack, Dirty Dancing was cinema, dance, and musical gold of the 80s aesthetic. Featuring the iconic ‘(I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life’ performed in duet by Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes. Available for record rotation in modern day for the nostalgic feeling of the 80s baby and music fanatic!
32. Carole King Tapestry Vinyl
The positive and optimistic views of the goddess Carole King brought us the legendary album ‘Tapestry’ with wholesome hits like ‘Beautiful’ and ‘(You Make Me Feel) like a natural woman’ in 1971. Artwork to ears of the folk and hippy feeling genre, perfect for the wholesome music fanatic.
33. Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell LP Vinyl
Wholesome and upbeat as a nod to the feeling and loyalty of love, Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell blessed stereos with ‘Ain’t No Mountain High Enough’ in 1967 and still left a musical impact to modern day. Proving the Classic Soul icon a worthy and talented artist, all the reason to gift this to the music lover in your life (which could also be yourself).