Gift Ideas for Bluegrass Fans and Bluegrass Musicians
Here are my gift ideas for bluegrass lovers and musicians. If you are buying a gift for someone who loves bluegrass, I’m sure you’ll find a good idea on this page. Bluegrass shirts, DVDs, CDs, sculptures, jewelry, and ties are just a few of my ideas. Both funny and serious gifts! We have some cheap ones (under $20) and more pricey ones too, so there is a gift for every price range.
When thinking about bluegrass themed gifts, it helps to remember the instruments that are popular for this genre, for example the banjo, acoustic guitar, mandolin, and fiddle. Sometimes you can find unique gifts by searching for these instrument names. You can also think about the popular musicians and see if you can find a rare or unusual collectible.
Great Bluegrass Concert DVD – Wonderful Gift for the Bluegrass Lover! – Awesome Concert with Backstage Interviews. (The “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” Concert)
Performers: John Hartford, Alison Krauss, Emmylou Harris, Gillian Welch, Chris Thomas King, The Cox Family, Fairfield Four, Union Station, Colin Linden, The Nashville Bluegrass Band, The Peasall Sisters, Ralph Stanley, David Rawlings, The Whites.
Handmade Wine Holder for Bluegrass Lovers – This Unique Musician Sculpture is also a Wine Caddy!
If your bluegrass fan loves wine too, this will make the perfect gift. This is hand crafted in Germany out of steel and copper. The “face” of the sculpture goes on the top of a bottle of wine.
Great Book on the History of Bluegrass – Gift Idea for People who Love to Read! Great gift for the bluegrass musician or fan. The book has lyrics, chords, and historical background on about 100 old-time, gospel, and bluegrass songs.
Bluegrass Cookbook for that Bluegrass Lover who has everything else – Lots of interesting facts about Bluegrass Bands, along with their favorite recipes! You should read the reviews on this cookbook. This book is more than just a book full of recipes. It also has uplifting scripture quotes, photos of famous bluegrass bands, and historical sketches. This book is described as a great gift for just about any Bluegrass fan – from someone who’s just fallen in love with Bluegrass to a long-time fanatic.
Alison Krauss and Union Station. This is a really good album. Some of the songs are traditional sounding bluegrass, while others fall more into the folk or country genre. It has all of the classic bluegrass instruments and if your bluegrass lover hasn’t listened to Alison Krauss & Union Station, they may be delightfully surprised. Alison Krauss and Union Station features the talents of Krauss (fiddle and lead vocals), Dan Tyminski (guitar, mandolin and lead vocals), Barry Bales (bass and harmony vocals), Ron Block (banjo, guitar and harmony vocals), and Jerry Douglas (Dobro and harmony vocals).
Best Jewelry Bluegrass Gift For Her – Mandolin Charm for a Necklace. Mandolin is one of the instruments that gives Bluegrass its unique sound. David Grisman, Bill Monroe, and many other bluegrass musicians play the Mandolin.
Fashionable Guitar Tie for Him – Fashionable Tie for the Music Lover. Acoustic guitar is a common instrument in Bluegrass bands.
Patriotic Coffee Mug. This says, “I’m red, white, and bluegrass proud.” I love how it looks like a flag design and the guitar looks great too!
Banjo Christmas Ornament. This highly detailed ornament is just one of many similar instrument ornaments. A String Guitar and Violin are also available.