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100 Gifts For DJs

From Whisky Bottle Turntables to Blinged DJ Headphones

— November 19, 2014 — Tech
There are a number of thoughtful and creative gifts for DJs that you can procure without burning a deep hole in your wallet.

Whereas DJing was once the exclusive endeavor of people who had money to spend on fancy equipment, modern technology allows for anyone to mix music or compose original music at little expense and with minimal technical expertise.

For more serious DJs, you could always get them a turntable set that's an upgrade over their existing equipment.

If you can't afford a traditional turntable set or are weary that your record-spinning gift recipient would rather keep plugging away on their own equipment, look beyond the turntable and maybe get something that makes life easier for the DJ while they're spinning. How about a pair of headphones for instance? DJs covet headphones that are comfortable when worn for long periods, stylish and of course provide great sound.
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Popularity
Activity
Freshness
99
Hands-Free DJ Machines
Hands-Free DJ Machines
This DJ Machine Creates Instant Mash Ups at the Touch of a Button
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98
High-Performance Headphones
High-Performance Headphones
The Mo-Fi Headphones Have Their Own Amplifier and Driver
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97
Wireless Speaker Adaptors
Wireless Speaker Adaptors
The Geometric Moto Stream Lets Multiple Devices Play Music Remotely
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96
Stunningly Submerged Turntables
Stunningly Submerged Turntables
Artist Evan Holmes Created This Functional Submerged Turntable
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95
Miniscule Audio Mixers
Miniscule Audio Mixers
The Openmix Mixer Makes it Easy to Mix Music On the Go
<
94
Video Recording Headphones
Video Recording Headphones
The Soundsight Headphones Let You Record and Stream HD Video
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93
Digital DJ Controllers
Digital DJ Controllers
The DDJ-WeGO3 Controller Allows DJs to Mix Tracks Directly From Spotify
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92
Color Wheel Turntables
Color Wheel Turntables
The Color Play Fosters Synesthesia Between Visual and Auditory Tones
<
91
Streamlined Digital Turntables
Streamlined Digital Turntables
iPad's Pacemaker Turntable App Will Rock the DJ World
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90
Lit Wooden Turntables
Lit Wooden Turntables
This Product from woodpluslight.com Has a Vintage Feel
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89
Sociable Bluetooth Headphones
Sociable Bluetooth Headphones
These Music-Sharing Headphones Make Listening a Social Experience
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88
Famous Feline Headphones
Famous Feline Headphones
The Hello Kitty Beats By Dre Collaboration Create a New Market in Tech
<
87
Custom DJ Controllers
Custom DJ Controllers
UMIDI is the World's First Premium Custom DJ Controller
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86
Wireless Streaming Headphones
Wireless Streaming Headphones
The Beats By Dre Solo2 Can Stream Audio 30 Feet Away From Devices
<
85
DJ iPad Apps
DJ iPad Apps
The Traktor DJ App By Native Instruments Allows You to Customize Tracks
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84
Gesture-Controlled Composing Rings
Gesture-Controlled Composing Rings
iRing Controlled Beats Mixes Music from a Distance
<
83
Customizable Headphone Caps
Customizable Headphone Caps
These Rebecca Minkoff x Frends Headphone Styles Can be Swapped Out
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82
Lightning-Connected Headphones
Lightning-Connected Headphones
The Philips Fidelio M2L is the First Lightning-Equipped Headphone
<
81
Track-Tweaking Apps
Track-Tweaking Apps
The triqtraq Jam Sequencer Enables Mixing Music Professionally on Your Mobile
<
80
Galactic Party Packs
Galactic Party Packs
The Out of This World Backpack Flask Completes an Adult Astronaut Costume
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79
Mass-Made DJ-Quality Headphones
Mass-Made DJ-Quality Headphones
AKG brings their new AKG Y55 headphones out to play at CES 2014
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78
Minimalist Smart Headphones
Minimalist Smart Headphones
The Samsung Level Over Headphones Offer Great Sound and Comfort
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77
Throwback Professional Turntables
Throwback Professional Turntables
The Pioneer PLX-1000 is Made for Old School Disc Jockeys
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76
Typewriter-Inspired DJ Equipment
Typewriter-Inspired DJ Equipment
The Valentine Turntable is Inspired by the Valentine Typewriter
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75
Sleek Wireless Headphones
Sleek Wireless Headphones
The Beats Studio Wireless Headphones Combine Great Sound and Portability
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74
Wearable Necklace Headphones
Wearable Necklace Headphones
The Samsung Gear Circle Earbuds Sit On Your Neck Like a Necklace
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73
Tangible Audio Interfaces
Tangible Audio Interfaces
Surface Matters Speaker Takes Commands by You Stroking its Fabric Cover
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72
Bold Bark Turntables
Bold Bark Turntables
The Barky Turntable is a Nostalgic Favorite
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71
Luminous Record Players
Luminous Record Players
The McIntosh MT5 Turntable is the Pinnacle of Music Performance
<
70
Portable Turntables
Portable Turntables
The PVTTBT8 Turntable Can Play Vinyls and Streamed Audio
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69
Fitness-Monitoring Headphones
Fitness-Monitoring Headphones
The FreeWavz Earphones Are Perfect for Conscientious Gym-Goers
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68
Noise-Canceling Headphones
Noise-Canceling Headphones
The Bose Quietcomfort 25 Earphones are Sleek and Incredibly Powerful
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67
Digital Vinyl Record Players
Digital Vinyl Record Players
The Kontor Back to Vinyl Office Turntable Digitally Plays Records
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66
Revived Retro Music Mixers
Revived Retro Music Mixers
Xiwi Electronics Revives The Passive Matrix Music Mixers with Color
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65
Portable Turntables
Portable Turntables
The Nunmark iDJ Live Lets You Rock the Crowd No Matter Where You Go
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64
Retro-Futuristic Audio Accessories
Retro-Futuristic Audio Accessories
The Pyle Audio Vintage Turntables are Multi-Functional
<
63
Turn Table Culinary Tools
Turn Table Culinary Tools
This Cheese Grater Design Combines Pasta-Making and Electronic Music
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62
Super Slim Sound Boards
Super Slim Sound Boards
Control Music On-The-Go with This Multifunctional Remote
<
61
Bejeweled Headphones
Bejeweled Headphones
The FRENDS x BaubleBar Layla Headphones are Functional Accessories
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60
Sleek White Turntables
Sleek White Turntables
The Modek Finish CLUB Deluxe Turntable is Aesthetically Pleasing
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59
Wall-Mounted Turntables
Wall-Mounted Turntables
Play Suspended Records with the Vertical Vinyl
<
58
Sci-Fi Ship Turntables
Sci-Fi Ship Turntables
This Millennium Falcon Record Player Can Spin Vinyl in Twelve Parsecs
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57
Luxurious Audio Gadgets
Luxurious Audio Gadgets
The Vertu V Headphones and Speakers Blend Top Craftsmanship and Technology
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56
Multifaceted Hybrid Speakers
Multifaceted Hybrid Speakers
The Cromatica Speakers are a Combination of Many House Essentials
<
55
Technological Turntables
Technological Turntables
DJ Hero is Rumoured to Hit Stores Soon
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54
Charitable DJ Accessories
Charitable DJ Accessories
Pioneer DJ x VH1 Turntables Donate to Save the Music Foundation
<
53
Animated iPod DJs
Animated iPod DJs
FUNkit
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52
Whisky Bottle Turntables
Whisky Bottle Turntables
The Whisky Cask Sondek Turntable Is a Collaboration of Linn and HP
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51
Quad-Armed Turntables
Quad-Armed Turntables
$56,000 High Water Sound Turntable
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50
Gold-Plated Headphones (UPDATE)
Gold-Plated Headphones (UPDATE)
'Crystal Rocked' Makes Music Fit for a DJ King
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49
Trippy Turntables
Trippy Turntables
'Death Calls the Tune' by Lab Binaer Speaks to Our 24/7 News Cycle
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48
$300,000 Precision Turntables
$300,000 Precision Turntables
The Reference II is an Extreme Music Enthusiast's Dream Come True
<
47
iDevice-Centric Turntables
iDevice-Centric Turntables
The Pioneer WeGo2 DJ is Ideal for Apple Superfans
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46
Clay Turntables
Clay Turntables
Fabien Clerc's Earthenware Sculpture Goes Back to the Good Old Days
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45
Natural Eco Turntables
Natural Eco Turntables
High End Audio Meets Nature With the Hyperion Turntable by AudioWood
<
44
Pocket Turntables
Pocket Turntables
Pacemaker Portable DJ System
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43
Skeletal Vinyl Players
Skeletal Vinyl Players
The Turnstyle Turntable is as Simple as It Gets
<
42
USB Turntables
USB Turntables
Urban Outfitters Brings the LP Back
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41
Classy Elegant Headphones
Classy Elegant Headphones
The Aedle VK-1 Classic Edition Boasts Genuine Lambskin
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40
Ultra Portable DJ Decks
Ultra Portable DJ Decks
DJ GO
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39
Slender Sound Systems
Slender Sound Systems
Icone Speaker Draws from Several Sources and Emits Music at 360 Degrees
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38
Turntable Earphone Concepts
Turntable Earphone Concepts
Spin Headphones Let You Remix Your Music On-the-Go
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37
Music-Blasting Freezers
Music-Blasting Freezers
The Jam Cooler Keeps the Party Going
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36
Suave DJ Mancessories
Suave DJ Mancessories
The Vinyl Turntable Cufflinks Are For the Sophisticated Music Lover
<
35
Simulating Turntablism
Simulating Turntablism
DJ Hero Gets into the Gaming Mix (UPDATE)
<
34
Zebra-Striped Turntables
Zebra-Striped Turntables
Montegiro Lusso
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33
$64,000 Turntables
$64,000 Turntables
The Angelis Labor ‘Gabriel' Makes Any DJ Sound Good
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32
Piano-Shaped Turntables
Piano-Shaped Turntables
The Horo WJE168 is a Tunable Instrument that Fiddles with Records
<
31
Crystallized Audio Accessories
Crystallized Audio Accessories
The Swarovski DJ Headphones Provide Sparkling Sound Quality
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30
EIP Laser Turntable
EIP Laser Turntable
Nothing Touches Your Vinyl Buy Light
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29
Luxe Designer Headphones (UPDATE)
Luxe Designer Headphones (UPDATE)
The Chanel x Monster Collaboration Will Retail for $5,000 USD
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28
$56,000 Turntables
$56,000 Turntables
The Jubilee by Thorens
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27
Digital DJ Accessories
Digital DJ Accessories
The Novation Dicer Looping Controller is a Music Savvy Item
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26
Traveling Turntables
Traveling Turntables
The Crosley Echo is Designed to be Taken Anywhere
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25
Intelligent Input Speakers
Intelligent Input Speakers
The MK 01 Transmits Wirelessly from Phones, Players and Instruments
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24
Blinged DJ Headphones
Blinged DJ Headphones
The Pioneer HDJ-2000 Headphones Shine as the Life of the Party
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23
Ultra-Slick Turntables
Ultra-Slick Turntables
The Hoerboard Scomber Mix DJ Booth is a Feast For the Eyes
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22
Gesture-Controlled Speakers
Gesture-Controlled Speakers
Interact with the OSOUND System with Gentle Taps, Waves and Swipes
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21
Minimalist Turntables
Minimalist Turntables
The Linos Record Player is Designed for Casual DJs
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20
Tree Trunk Turntables
Tree Trunk Turntables
Audiowood Creates Record Players Using Wooden Components
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19
Tactile Concrete Speakers
Tactile Concrete Speakers
The P.A.C.O. Bluetooth Speaker Relies on Genstures to Operate
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18
Tablet Turntables
Tablet Turntables
DJay iPad App Turns You Into a Virtual Music-Playing DJ
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17
Touchscreen Turntables
Touchscreen Turntables
The Multi Touch Light Table by Gregory Kaufman is Incredible
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16
PC Turntable Mods
PC Turntable Mods
DJ Sound Control Transforms a Laptop Into a Tune Blasting Machine
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15
iPod Turntables
iPod Turntables
Sergio iSpin iPod
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14
Portable Light Shows
Portable Light Shows
The Laserpod Lets Traveling DJs Bring Parties With Them
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13
Touchscreen Midi Mixers
Touchscreen Midi Mixers
Emulator DVS Brings a Revolutionary Experience for DJs
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12
Laser Light Show Headphones
Laser Light Show Headphones
The Halo Wireless Interactive Headphones are Designed for Club DJs
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11
Paper-Playing Turntables
Paper-Playing Turntables
The IDEO C60 Redux Turns Collages into Mix Tapes
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10
At-Home Custom DJ Booths
At-Home Custom DJ Booths
The Bad Habits DJ Console is Made to Order
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9
Laptop Turntables
Laptop Turntables
The Portable Workstation System is the Perfect Tool for Creatives
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8
Compact Car-Inspired Turntables
Compact Car-Inspired Turntables
The Soundwagon Portable Mini Record Player Will Drive Around Discs
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7
Portable Party Promoting Mixers
Portable Party Promoting Mixers
The Mobile Mini DJ Mixer Will Keep Your Party Going
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6
Rockstar-Inspired Earpieces
Rockstar-Inspired Earpieces
The Funko Music Headphones are Legendary
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5
Mobile DJ Units
Mobile DJ Units
The Pioneer Pro-1400 FLT is a Mobile DJ Set in a Box
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4
Reclaimed Wooden Boomboxes
Reclaimed Wooden Boomboxes
This Wood Speaker Fuses Modern Audio Technology with Old Materials
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3
DJ-Themed Accessories
DJ-Themed Accessories
Mini Turn Table Rings & More
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2
iPod-Inspired Turntables
iPod-Inspired Turntables
The Record Player Reboot Appeals to Lovers of Compact Gadgets
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1
Music-Mixing Mobiles (UPDATE)
Music-Mixing Mobiles (UPDATE)
The GrandWizard Smartphone Lets You Play DJ On the Move
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