The Relix 2022 Holiday Gift Guide: Gift Ideas for Music-Lovers

‘Tis the season… to shower your loved ones with the gift of music! From boogie-down essentials to instruments and apparel, our annual gift guide has everything you need to fill your soundtrack, your stocking, your menorah lighting or liven up your annual holiday celebrations.

vibes

Hi-Fidelity Earplugs

Vibes Hi-Fidelity Earplugs (seen on Shark Tank) are discreet, reusable earplugs for concerts/musicians. Instead of muffling sound, Vibes lower the volume of loud live music to a more comfortable level that prevents hearing damage while still allowing you to hear the music clearly. Includes 3 sizes.

Little Hippie 

Grateful Dead Apparel & Gifts

Style out your loved ones with Little Hippie’s original designs created by Taylor Swope — inspired by your favorite music and officially licensed by Grateful Dead. Prefer to browse in person? Visit Little Hippie’s one-of-a-kind shop in Brooklyn, N.Y., just a short walk from Brooklyn Bowl!

HEMPER

Groovy Smoking Accessories Box

Let’s get groovy. The ’70s-themed box fits perfectly next to your turntable and sesh table. Merging function with style has always been their thing at HEMPER and the ‘70s bong is perfect for the collector and the function freak! Enjoy this all-in-one bundle that gives you everything you need to have a far-out time.

Grateful Sweats

Subtle Song Designs

Grateful Sweats  #IYKYK designs are printed on soft, comfy T-shirts, hoodies and sweats for all the music-loving friends on your holiday gift list. They’ve got your favorite Head’s head covered with caps and beanies, 30+ pin designs and more from your favorite jambands. $35+ ships free.

Little Steven’s Underground Apothecary

Holistic Coffee, Teas & Candles

Little Steven’s Underground Apothecary helps you boost your immune system! Smooth coffees, delicious zesty ginger manuka tea, exotic desert spice and sweet-scented maple candles. Their holistic products are created to turn on your immune system and help you drop out of the unnatural food chain.

Expression Gifts

Coffee Mug Water Pipe

Cupro is a water pipe disguised as a coffee cup. With the amazing design, you now have an everyday item like a coffee cup hiding a high-performance bubbler system. Cupro uses an easy-to-clean ceramic bowl that hides away inside a storage area, so you can carry your pipe with discretion. Don’t compromise. Cupro is exclusively sold by Expression Tees.

Psychedelic Art Exchange

Collectible Posters & T-Shirts

Psychedelic Art Exchange’s brand new online marketplace has launched just in time for the holidays! It is filled with rare posters, vintage concert T-shirts, ‘60s comics, books and other one-of-a-kind collectibles. Every item is 100% authentic and handled with care!

GuitarGrip

Jerry Hand Guitar Hangers 

“Hand” crafted wall hangers of Jerry’s iconic right hand and four famous logos. Numbered with a Certificate of Authenticity, each hanger reflects the beauty of Jerry’s music and the instruments he played. Holds guitars, bass and nonmusical items. Officially licensed by Jerry Garcia Family LLC.

Scarlet Fire® Hot Sauce

Scarlet Fire Hot Sauce 

The Dead-inspired name and Jim Pollock artwork make Scarlet Fire Hot Sauce a great gift for any music lover. Offering the perfect balance of flavor and spice, this medium-heat sauce is made from a unique blend of peppers and a touch of carrot for sweetness. 10% off $30 or more with code: GRATEFUL, ends Jan. 1, 2023.

Lunatec

Hydration Spray Bottle

Lunatec combined the functionality of a garden hose, kitchen faucet and water bottle into a fun and easy-to-use hydration spray bottle. Use the mist, stream and shower modes to cool off, clean off and drink. Perfect for camping, travel, the beach and music festivals.

Snugpups

Grateful Dead Dog Coats

Now your pup can be a deadhead too, with Snugpups’ Grateful Dead dog coats. These Grateful Dead dog jackets are officially licensed, easy on/off, machine washable and the perfect fit for any size dog — and they make a great unique holiday gift. Save 15% by using the code relix at snugpups.net.

Rose & Bolt / Hiouchi Jewels

Grateful Dead Jewelry

Rose & Bolt is officially licensed Grateful Dead jewelry by designer Sarah Lewis. New Dancing Bear and Steal Your Face Birthstone Necklaces! Handmade pins, pendants, rings, bracelets and earrings. Shop online or visit our new showroom in Colorado! Insta @RoseAndBolt. Save 15% with code RELIX through 1/1/23

Level Frames

Framing Made Simple

Frame something special for yourself or as a unique and thoughtful gift for the holidays. Level Frames makes it easy to custom frame your favorite photos, posters, artwork and more.

C.C. Waterback’s Gift Shoppe

Beer Garden Corduroy Hat

The Grateful Dead-inspired corduroy snapback trucker hat features an embroidered, original design by artist, Snakebootz.

Chill Steel Pipes

Premium Vacuum Insulated Smoking Apparatus 

Chill Steel Pipes are made of durable stainless steel and are vacuum insulated like your favorite reusable water bottle to keep your bong water icy cold all day. The ceramic interior delivers smooth, flavorful hits and is super easy to clean. Chill Steel Pipes come in various unique finishes and are modularly designed to evolve with a growing gallery of designer neckpieces and accessories.

My Sunnies USA

Phish Donut Sunglasses

Made by Phans for Phans. These sunglasses have 100% UVA and UVB protection, durable polycarbonate lenses and frame, and include a free donut microfiber soft case. The perfect gift for Phish Phans!

Michael Weintrob

INSTRUMENTHEAD REVEALED

The award-winning companion book to the critically acclaimed INSTRUMENTHEAD book. REVEALED showcases “unmasked” portraits of these same musicians, including Bootsy Collins, Susan Tedeschi, Mickey Hart, Johnny Winter and Charlie Musselwhite, all with their own style and artistry.

Dyes of the World Shoppe

Tie-Dye Clothing and Accessories

“The thing I love about this art is that every single creation is unique. Whatever you buy, you will be the only one in the world that has it!” Kenneth is a professional by day and a tie-dyer by night. We know you’ll love his skill and creativity with colors, dyeing, tying and folding.

Grinder Spoons®

Grinder Spoons®

The perfect all-in-one tool for every cannabis lover! Wave bye to sticky fingers and mess! Handcrafted for pipes, bongs, cones and bangers. Why not upgrade your smoke sesh? Join the #cleanhandcrew today! Grinder Spoons is an official partner of PANCAN. Necklace and keychain included.

Jim Marshall Clothing

The Allman Brothers Band Fillmore East T-Shirt

Jim Marshall took the photos for The Allman Brothers Band’s live album At Fillmore East in Georgia across the street from Capricorn Studios on July 6, 1971, creating photographic history. Now, for the first time, you can wear this piece of history. This tee rocks with comfort, 100% cotton and made in the U.S.A.

Lost Sailor Design

Vibrant, Functional Leather Art

​​As a 4th-generation leathersmith, Lost Sailor creates leather art that incorporates family tradition and a passion for music. Each piece is completely custom. When you order on the site, Lost Sailor contacts you and guides you through all options for placement, size and color. They love to personalize and make your pieces special!

KD Art 518

Fuck Heroin Matching Set

With the hopes that more people will be reached and awareness spread, KD Art introduces the Fuck Heroin Bundle. You will receive one limited edition Fuck Heroin T-shirt, sweatshirt, or hoodie, one Fuck Heroin dab mat and 20 Fuck Heroin vinyl stickers. There will only be 100 of this T-shirt design.

Blumoonn Creations

Metalwork & Jewelry

Leilani Blu Dolphin, a 24-year-old self-taught metalsmith from Milwaukee, Wis., has taken their work on the road to be surrounded by inspirations where they incorporate their love of the Grateful Dead into many of the designs. All pieces are hand sawed and soldered out of silver. Jewelry can be purchased at live shows or online — custom options available!

Relix Marketplace
Jerry Garcia at 80: Organic Cotton T-Shirt
Limited edition T-shirt featuring the never-before-seen photograph of Jerry Garcia by Ron Rakow from the cover of the July/August 2022 Relix issue. Printed on a 100% organic cotton T-shirt using eco-friendly water-based inks.