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100 Gifts for Music Lovers

From Small-Scale Synthesizers to Musical World Maps

— December 23, 2016 — Pop Culture
The problem with getting gifts for music lovers is that if they're a really serious music fan, chances are they've already heard whatever music you were planning on getting them. However, not all gifts for music lovers have to be music itself.

The audio hardware items are a great place to start. When looking at headphones, there are two key categories: sound fidelity and convenience. The 'Even H1' headphones are great for audiophiles, while the 'Third Skin Hy' earbuds are so discrete that they're nearly invisible. The same dichotomy is true of speakers as well, where audiophiles might prefer a massive stationary sound system and music lovers on the move might opt for portable Bluetooth speakers.

There are also plenty of gifts related to music knowledge and culture, like Dorothy's creative 'World Song Map' or the 'Vinyl Me, Please' subscription service.
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Monstrous Guitar Stomp Boxes
Monstrous Guitar Stomp Boxes
The Mimiq Doubler Lets Guitarists Generate Authentic Tones
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Introductory Record Subscriptions
Introductory Record Subscriptions
'Vinyl Me, Please' Sends Consumers Curated LPs to Explore
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Floating Waterproof Ball Speakers
Floating Waterproof Ball Speakers
The Cannonball Audio IPX-7 Speaker is Engineered for the Water
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96
Intelligent Instrument Interfaces
Intelligent Instrument Interfaces
The iRig HD2 Offers Versatile & Reliable Recording Options
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95
Flexible Musical Phones
Flexible Musical Phones
The WhammyPhone Uses Flexible Screen Materials to Play Music
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Ceramic-Coated Earphones
Ceramic-Coated Earphones
These In-Ear Monitors Offer Ultra-Accurate Audio Frequency Delivery
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93
Drum Machine Documentaries
Drum Machine Documentaries
'808' Will Chronicle the Roland TR-808's Impact on Music History
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92
Concave Cup Speakers
Concave Cup Speakers
'Plus Minus Zero' Wireless Portable Speakers are Cup-Inspired
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91
Audio System-Upgrading Devices
Audio System-Upgrading Devices
'XPUMP' Audio Devices Enhance Existing Equipment Capabilities
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Geometrical MIDI Controllers
Geometrical MIDI Controllers
OTO by 'Sonic Geometry' Lets Producers Create Music Though Movement
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89
Collaborative Holiday Playlists
Collaborative Holiday Playlists
'Playlist Potluck' Lets Any Family Members Add Songs
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88
Lightweight Music-Recognition Apps
Lightweight Music-Recognition Apps
The Shazam Lite App Uses Less Data and Storage Space
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87
Tubular Timepiece Speakers
Tubular Timepiece Speakers
The Tube Audio Bluetooth Provides a Music System As Well as a Clock
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86
Music-Upgrading Portable Amplifiers
Music-Upgrading Portable Amplifiers
The Oppo Portable Headphone Amplifier Richly Enhances Tunes
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85
Cosmic Golden Records
Cosmic Golden Records
The Famous Voyager Golden Records will Go on Sale to the General Public
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84
Musical Hotel Fitness Programs
Musical Hotel Fitness Programs
These Hard Rock Hotels Will Offer Musically Driven Workouts
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83
Banned Music Concerts
Banned Music Concerts
Forbidden Songs is a Live Event That Will Feature Banned Music from All Over
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82
Body-Matching Headphones
Body-Matching Headphones
The Actywell ONE Headphones Play Music Based on Users' Body States
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81
Rhythmic Ping Pong Games
Rhythmic Ping Pong Games
'Ping Pong FM' Players Need to Cooperate to Hit the Ball to the Beat
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80
Music Taste-Learning Speakers
Music Taste-Learning Speakers
The Hurricane DJ System Packs AI to Learn Your Music Preferences
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79
App-Syncing Guitar Amps
App-Syncing Guitar Amps
The New Fender Guitar Amp Will Sync with a Fender App via Bluetooth
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78
Wireless-Enabling Headphone Adapters
Wireless-Enabling Headphone Adapters
The 'AirMode' Wireless Switch Transforms Wired Headphones
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77
High-Def Audio Streamers
High-Def Audio Streamers
The 'Space Plus' Audiophile DAC Economically Plays Hi-Res Audio
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76
Deluxe Wireless Heaphones
Deluxe Wireless Heaphones
The Bower & Wilkins P7 Headphones Offer Balanced and Reliable Sound
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75
Magnetically Mounted Speakers
Magnetically Mounted Speakers
This Wireless Speaker Can Be Attached to Any Metal Surface
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74
Wireless Home Audio Systems
Wireless Home Audio Systems
The VIZIO SmartCast Crave Pro Multi-Room Audio System is Robust
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73
Individualized Speaker Systems
Individualized Speaker Systems
The Encircle 360° Speakers System Creates an Immersive Experience
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72
Balanced Bluetooth Earphones
Balanced Bluetooth Earphones
The Bragi Earphone Offers Boosted Battery Life & Simplified Functions
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Spatial Audio Headphones
Spatial Audio Headphones
These Headphones Were Designed to Work for a Variety of Settings
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70
Phone-Charging Music Lamps
Phone-Charging Music Lamps
This Musical Lamp is Able to Display a Wide Range of Colors
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69
Bottle-Top Cork Speakers
Bottle-Top Cork Speakers
'Cork' Upcycles Used Bottles into Cool Speakers
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68
Music-Synced Fit Pits
Music-Synced Fit Pits
The Music City Fire System Reacts to the Music That's Played
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Illuminated Bluetooth Speakers
Illuminated Bluetooth Speakers
These New LG Speakers Offer a Mix Of Durability and Compactness
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Music-Amplifying Smartphone Devices
Music-Amplifying Smartphone Devices
The 'Amp.i.Am' Portable Headphone Amplifier Upgrades Devices
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Dynamic Smart Synthesizers
Dynamic Smart Synthesizers
The System-8 Plug-Out Synthesizer Uses Smart Music Technologies
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64
Personalized Driving Playlists
Personalized Driving Playlists
This MINI Connected Ad Suggests Car Music Playlists at Gas Stations
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63
Chamber Music House Parties
Chamber Music House Parties
Groupmuse is a Service That Hires Chamber Musicians for Millennials
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Hybrid Headphone Speaker Systems
Hybrid Headphone Speaker Systems
The Boomphones 'RE-UP' Headphones and Case are a Perfect Couple
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61
Naturalist Lyric Illustrations
Naturalist Lyric Illustrations
Katrina McHugh's Natural Science Images Reference Famous Songs
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60
Easy Magnetic Earbuds
Easy Magnetic Earbuds
The One-Third Headphones Keep Their Own Cords From Tangling
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Circular Ergonomic MP3 Players
Circular Ergonomic MP3 Players
This Conceptual iPod Shuffle Gives the Music Player an Update
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58
360-Degree Audio Speakers
360-Degree Audio Speakers
The 'Libratone TOO' Portable Music Speaker Envelops Listeners in Tunes
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57
Rock Anthem VR Experiences
Rock Anthem VR Experiences
'Bohemiam Rhapsody Experience' is Available on the Google Play Store
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56
Social Sharing Headphones
Social Sharing Headphones
These Bluetooth Headphones Let You Share Your Live Playlists
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55
Diminutive Sound Bar Systems
Diminutive Sound Bar Systems
The Damson S-Series Offers a Powerful Sound Despite Its Size
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54
Minuscule Music Amplifiers
Minuscule Music Amplifiers
The Aqua Amplifier Provides Luxury Sound To Improve Headset Listening
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53
Smart Multi-Feature Drum Pads
Smart Multi-Feature Drum Pads
The 'BopPad' Smart Drum Pad is for Drummers and Percussionists
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52
Modular Bluetooth Speakers
Modular Bluetooth Speakers
Consumers Can Adjust the Sound Quality and Appearance of 'Sonic Blocks'
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Music-Isolating Headphones
Music-Isolating Headphones
The iLive Noise-Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones Ensure Sound Isolation
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Wireless Headphone Adapters
Wireless Headphone Adapters
The AK XB10 Makes Wired Headphones Bluetooth-Compatible
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49
Musician-Booking Apps
Musician-Booking Apps
'Encore' Connects Musicians Directly to Consumers for Event Booking
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Powerful Beryllium Speaker Bars
Powerful Beryllium Speaker Bars
The Persona Series by Paradigm Offers Crisp Transient Streaming
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Sound-Personalizing Headphones
Sound-Personalizing Headphones
The Even H1 Headphones Use EarPrint Technology to Tune to Each User
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46
Bamboo Smartphone Amplifiers
Bamboo Smartphone Amplifiers
This Product Works to Enhance the Sound of Smartphones Without Tech
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Customizable Digital Music Devices
Customizable Digital Music Devices
The Roli Blocks MIDI Music System Enables Users to Augment
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Fibrous Stereo Designs
Fibrous Stereo Designs
This Music Player Features Unique Tactile Contrasts
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43
Advanced Cubic Sound Systems
Advanced Cubic Sound Systems
The Aerix Duet Music Systems are Packed with 360-Degree Technology
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42
Music-Enhancing Smartphone Accessories
Music-Enhancing Smartphone Accessories
The 'Accessport' Audio Amplifier for iPhone 7 is Versatile
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Musical Beer Subscriptions
Musical Beer Subscriptions
Hurd Delivers 7 Inch Vinyls Paired with Craft Beers
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40
Levitating Record Players
Levitating Record Players
The 'MAG-LEV Audio' Turntable's Vinyls Float in Midair
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Experimental Smart Headphones
Experimental Smart Headphones
The Human Sound Headphones are Unique Wireless Ear-Coverings
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Compact Wireless Headphones
Compact Wireless Headphones
The SonaBuds Are Designed For Active Music-Listening
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Multipurpose Sampler Synthesizers
Multipurpose Sampler Synthesizers
The Deluge Synthesizer Offers Countless Sound Production Tools
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3D-Printing Music Makers
3D-Printing Music Makers
This Hi-Tech Barrel Organ Prints Dimpled Discs and Plays Them
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Versatile Mobile Device Speakers
Versatile Mobile Device Speakers
The 'MOZZO' Multifunctional Device Provides Eight Different Uses
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Audiophile-Focused Smartphones
Audiophile-Focused Smartphones
The Nokia XpressMusic NX Smartphone Focuses on Music and Sound
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Speaker System Air Purifiers
Speaker System Air Purifiers
The 'NOVA' Air Purifier Cleaner Removes Airborne Particles and More
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Vintage Handcrafted Synthesizers
Vintage Handcrafted Synthesizers
This Synthesizer Workstation is Inspired By Retro Designs
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Musical Mosquito-Repelling Lanterns
Musical Mosquito-Repelling Lanterns
This Camping Lantern Repels Insects and Plays Music
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Stackable Speaker Systems
Stackable Speaker Systems
The 'N3ptune' Audio Speakers Systems Can be Scaled Up or Down
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Vinyl-Digitizing Turntables
Vinyl-Digitizing Turntables
This Sony Turntable Lets You Convert Records to Digital Files
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Wooden Headphone Holders
Wooden Headphone Holders
The Elegant Birch Wood Earbud Holder Replicates the Outline of a Head
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Retro Cassette Tables
Retro Cassette Tables
The TAYBLES Are a Large-Scale Recreation of a Compact Cassette
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Virtual Reality Music Venues
Virtual Reality Music Venues
VR Events Now Extend Further With Opportunities in Live Music
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Music-Minded Rental Suites
Music-Minded Rental Suites
Sonos and Rough Trade Joined to Create a Music-Geared Experience
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Music-Enhancing Portable Speakers
Music-Enhancing Portable Speakers
The Mifa M9 Stereo Speaker Dynamically Adjusts Audio
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Small-Scale Synthesizers
Small-Scale Synthesizers
The Tiny TS Synthesizer is the Size of a Credit Card
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Music-Themed Boutique Hotels
Music-Themed Boutique Hotels
The 'Idol Hotel' in Paris is Inspired by Different Music Genres
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High-End Headphone Charging Stands
High-End Headphone Charging Stands
Twelve South's 'Fermata' Both Charges and Displays Headphones
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Planted Wireless Speakers
Planted Wireless Speakers
The 'Nalo' Speaker Forces Listeners to Connect with the Environment
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Discreet Outlet Speakers
Discreet Outlet Speakers
The AudioAffairs Bluetooth Plug Radio Plays Music from Multiple Sources
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Rapper-Curated Content
Rapper-Curated Content
A$AP Rocky is on Board as a New MTV Partner to Offer His Creative Expertise
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Tiny Timber Speakers
Tiny Timber Speakers
This Portable Wooden Speaker Emits a Vintage Charm and Cutting-Edge Sound
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Muscle-Toning Speakers
Muscle-Toning Speakers
The 'W weight' is an External Speaker that Doubles as a Gym Weight
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Modular Music Headphones
Modular Music Headphones
The 'Krome' Headphones are Capable of Being Changed for Different Genres
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Directional Sound Speakers
Directional Sound Speakers
The 'Sound Scene' Speaker Focuses Sound Waves in One Direction Only
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Song-Inspired Wines
Song-Inspired Wines
This Musical Wine Branding Features Dynamic Hand-Drawn Art
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Customized DIY Speakers
Customized DIY Speakers
The 'OBE' Custom Speaker is Suited for Specific Audio Preferences
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Smart Self-Contained Headphones
Smart Self-Contained Headphones
Vinci Headphones Play Music Without Connecting to Other Devices
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Branded Musical Chairs
Branded Musical Chairs
The Sonos x KBH Københavns Møbelsnedkeri Chair is for Listening to Music
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Musical World Maps
Musical World Maps
Dorothy's 'World Song Map' Labels the Globe with Music References
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Wooden Omnidirectional Speakers
Wooden Omnidirectional Speakers
The 'Hype' Hi Fi Speaker is Crafted from Fine Fabric and Raw Wood
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Wireless Necklace Heaphones
Wireless Necklace Heaphones
Will.i.am's 'i.am Buttons' Turn Into a Necklace When Not in Use
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Wearable Wireless Audio Systems
Wearable Wireless Audio Systems
The 'Sound' System Offers Revolutionary Over-Ear Audio Listening
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Undetectable Wireless Earphones
Undetectable Wireless Earphones
The Third Skin 'Hy' Wireless Ear Headphones Offer 18-Hours of Use
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Aerodynamic 360-Degree Speakers
Aerodynamic 360-Degree Speakers
This Beosound Wireless Speaker Unit Concept is Abstractly Designed
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3
Air-Analyzing eBikes
Air-Analyzing eBikes
The Noordung Angel Electric Limited-Edition Bike is Handmade to Perfection
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Modernized Vinyl Cabinets
Modernized Vinyl Cabinets
The Wrensilva Standard One is a Technologically Update Record Console
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Levitating Cloud Speaker Lights
Levitating Cloud Speaker Lights
'Making Weather' Plays Music and Creates a Natural Light Show
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