The Best Travel Gifts For Music Lovers

Choosing a Valentine’s Day gift for the one you love can be challenging under any circumstances. If you are shopping for just the right thing for the travel-loving music lover, you have a lot to consider. Ultimately, it’s important to trust yourself and pick something from the heart. Whether your valentine is a musician or simply a huge music fan, you’ll find a variety of fun gift options here.

What instruments could be easier to take on a trip than harmonicas? They’re fun to play anywhere, and they’ll fit in any suitcase. These beautiful black and gold harmonicas make a wonderful present with their small, sturdy Fender case. The Fender Blues DeVille 10-hole harmonicas have phosphor bronze reeds and ABS combs that resist moisture. The gold-etched casing adds to its beauty, and the chromed metal covers help make them a joy to play. Price: $99.99 from Fender

Whether you get nostalgic when you hear one of the Grateful Dead’s hits or are a devoted Deadhead, it’s undeniable that the band is legendary. These fun, psychedelic shoes are a fun way to add some pizazz to this wardrobe staple. Sanuk’s Donna shoes are vegan with an EVA foam footbed for supreme comfort on the go, and the “Skull and Roses” embroidered patches and custom tie-dye canvas uppers keep you ready to rock. Price: $60 from Sanuk.

Does your valentine love playing their Taylor guitar on the road? When musicians are traveling with their guitar, keeping the guitar in great shape is a big concern. The TaylorSense Guitar Health Monitoring System makes it easier to keep track of multiple aspects of a guitar’s health. It’s a battery box that replaces an existing battery box on a Taylor guitar. It then utilizes sensing technology to monitor impact incidents, current battery life, humidity, and the temperature of your guitar. It sends all this data to the complimentary TaylorSense Mobile App that works for Apple or Android phones. Price: $79.99 from Taylor Guitars

What’s not to love about a cozy cardigan when you’re traveling? This special one is like the cardigan that Taylor Swift wears in her own hit video for “Cardigan”. That first video from her groundbreaking 2020 album Folklore was a creative triumph during the pandemic. She was then a trendsetter as celebrities like Jennifer Hudson, Kelsea Ballerini, and Jonathan Van Ness posing in the cardigan like the one she wore in the video. This lovely cardigan is a gift that is sure to be appreciated by both longtime Swifties and those that have discovered her music during this latest turn in Swift’s career. Price: $49 from TaylorSwift’s Official Website

The musician on the go also needs to keep their instrument consistently in tune. This Fender original tuner is a practical, fun, and very useful gift. After all, it’s a compact, reliable tuning system. It has a bright LCD screen that’s designed to be easy to read in bright and low light situations. You can even choose a tuner that’s color-matched to your valentine’s Fender guitar. Price: $26.99 from Fender

This beautiful songwriting journal from Gather Gifts will empower any amateur or professional musician to write down songs anywhere they happen to be. Whether they are in the airport, a rental car, or in a music venue, they can jot down song ideas in the sturdy, easily accessible journal. It can also be used as a central place to have their music for gigs. Any music lover will likely be able to think of multiple uses for the journal that has both staffed pages on the left and lined pages for lyrics on the right. Price: $9.99 from Gather Gifts

For a small gift that would be a great addition to a disco lover’s Valentine’s Day card, this holographic disco ball sticker from Drifter Merch is a lot of fun. It is fun to place on a laptop or even a suitcase. The thick, high-quality sticker was designed to be scratch-resistant and keep its shine even when left in the sunlight for a long time. Price: $4 from Drifter Merch

Janet Jackson has had a place in the heart of pop music lovers since her powerful debut album Control. Music lovers will enjoy traveling with her Metamorphosis water bottle with its neon green writing and logo on the midnight black bottle. She also sells a matching tumbler and tote if you’re looking to create a Janet Jackson gift basket for Valentine’s Day. Price of Water Bottle: $30 from Janet Jackson’s Official Website