April 09, 2015
Six Great Father’s Day Gifts for Dads Who Love Music
It’s hard to imagine a dad who wouldn’t like some music this Father’s Day. But let’s face it–he already has a ton of Rolling Stones shirts and burned CDs are a thing of the past. If you really want to show your dad you care, impress him with one of the gifts on this list. From deluxe vinyl box sets to a coveted spot at Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp. these are some of the coolest gifts for dads who love music–even yours!
A Good Pair of Headphones
Your dad might love music, but if he’s using the cheap headphones that came with his phone to listen to his favorite musicians, a pair of high-quality headphones is the perfect gift for your pops. From limited-edition premium quality consumer headphones for the dad who just likes to listen to studio headphones for the dads who love to record, there are plenty of headphone options available on our website. If you aren’t quite sure what to get, may we suggest a Music & Arts gift card?
Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp
If your dad loves bands like Aerosmith, KISS, and Whitesnake, he’s probably already dreamed about snagging a spot at Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp. The camp will allow him to play alongside some of the great men and women of rock n’ roll, all culminating in a performance at some of the coolest venues, like the House of Blues and Whisky A Go Go. Plus, even if your dad has never picked up a guitar in his life, there’s an entire program that caters to non-musicians. Here’s more info about what non-musician dads can experience at Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp. (Do us a favor and signs us up, too, when you’re buying him a ticket!)
Okay, so this is a gift everyone in the family can enjoy–even your mom (and you, if you still live at home!) This music-inspired mat is in the shape of a mixtape and features your family’s name on the mixtape’s title line. It’s best used indoors, and would look great in a modern black and white kitchen. Regardless of where you plan on using the mat, it’s sure to be a great addition to any music loving dad’s home. Plus, since you can personalize the message, this gift is about as unique and personal as they come.
Wine Barrel Guitar Rack
If your dad already has a guitar collection, why not gift him a way to show them off? This wine barrel guitar rack is made using oak wine barrel staves, and is the perfect gift for a dad who likes wine and music. The mount is made from reclaimed oak barrel staves used in Napa Valley wine production, each with it’s one-of-a-kind imperfections. The padded hooks are easily adjustable to hold any guitar, and you can choose a single or double rack when ordering. Just keep in mind that this is a one-of-a-kind piece of art, so the one you purchase might look a little different than the picture.
Summer is a great time to head out to a concert, especially one in a cool outdoor venue. Whether you choose one right down the street or halfway across the country, snagging your dad a pair of tickets to see his favorite band is bound to be something he loves. Mom loves the band too? What about your sibling? Turn it into a family event or even better, a family vacation. After all, the only thing dad loves more than music is his family, and combining the two is sure to make the perfect gift.
When in Doubt…
When in doubt, a gift card is the safest bet. With a Music & Arts gift card your dad will be armed with what he needs to purchase whatever he wants–recording gear, a new guitar, or all the guitar strings he needs. With new items being added frequently (like these really cool guitars!) we have everything your dad could possibly want. Reach out to our customer service team if you have any questions!