The Little House Shop’s Plectrum Maker.
The ‘Pickmaster Plectrum Maker Version 3’ is the perfect gift for a guitarist. The receiver of this present never need worry about losing a pick again; just grab that loyalty card that expired in 2008 from wherever you keep that sort of thing and get back to playing.
33 1/3 is an interesting little book series that consists of almost 100 books written by individual authors about influential records. Each book is filled with facts and anecdotes that complement the understanding of an album, and with everything from Radiohead’s ‘Kid A’ to Kanye West’s ‘My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy’ encompassed in the series, you’re sure to find something for all tastes.
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For those after something a little broader than the 33 1/3 series, look no further than the 2013 edition of ‘1001 albums‘; the most up-to-date informed guide to the best albums from the 1950s up to the present day. Written by music journalists for music fans, this book is the perfect gift for anyone who loves to discover something they’ve never heard before.
LP frames are a must for any vinyl enthusiast, and these black Tiger cases are the perfect addition to anyone’s home. For just £5, the recipient of this christmas gift can turn their favourite album sleeve into a part of the furniture, converting the bare walls into a classic yet personal piece of artwork.
For a gift that is sure to be appreciated, a good set of earphones are always a safe bet. Skullcandy’s ‘Fix’ range are revolutionary in sound and design, with a strong focus on bass as well as a built-in microphone. Not only does this style look and sound great, but Skullcandy are famous for their durability and even come with a lifetime warranty if you like to be on the safe side; after all, they’re not just for christmas…