21 cool last-minute gift ideas for the music lover in your life

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more.Most of us listen to music in some capacity and can say we like it.But there are the people who just listen casually to whatever happens to be on the radio, and then there are the people who spend hours carefully curating playlists, filling their calendars with concerts to attend, and even playing music themselves.This gift guide is for the latter group, who argue that they don’t just like music, they love it. To fuel their passion, you can gift something that elevates the listening experience, teaches them something new about music, or puts them right in front of their favorite singer. Due to the impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic on the music industry, we also suggest looking at their favorite local music store or live event venue for merch and gift cards. Or, you can make a donation to local musician funds and venues in your recipient’s name.The top 5 gifts for music lovers:A cocktail recipe book that pairs good music with good drinks, $22.49A vintage band tee, $39Pencils they won’t be able to stop drumming on their desk, $7.85A cool custom plaque of a song they love, $23.99A vinyl record membership, $119The 21 best last-minute gifts for music lovers: