As streaming services like Spotify, Apple Music, and Tidal fight for the rights to blockbuster exclusives, many music fans have carried on listening to music the old-fashioned way: by dragging a needle over a large, black, circular object called a record. If you're new to the world of records, Vinyl Me, Please will turn you on to new jams by sending you an exclusive LP every month, along with original art prints, cocktail recipes, and access to all sorts of member-exclusive products.
Unless you have a grand to spare, you probably won't be seeing Hamilton anytime soon. But you can make the founding fathers-related dreams of your friends and family come true by buying them this official mixtape, which features the show's cast alongside stars like Nas, Usher, Regina Spektor, and more.
With the passing of Prince, Leonard Cohen, and David Bowie, there were many reasons for pop obsessives to shed some tears this year. Help your friends through their grief by gifting them this Bowie boxed set, which covers three insanely productive years in his career and includes 1974's previously unreleased album The Gouster.