2013 Holiday Gift Guide
With the holiday season fast approaching, it’s time to shop for some unique gifts for that special country music fan on your list this year.
Some of country’s biggest names are offering some very cool items for this Christmas shopping season. Frustrated with going to the mall, and fighting your way through a huge hassle just to find the same old boring stuff every year? Our 2013 Holiday Gift Guide provides one-stop shopping for country music fans. All you have to do is scroll through our list, decide what you want, and get your wrapping paper ready. Merry Christmas — and you’re welcome!
Trace Adkins’ ‘The King’s Gift’ Set
Trace Adkins has just released his first-ever Christmas album, and it’s a one-of-a-kind project. Don’t expect another boring run-through of ‘Jingle Bells’ here — Adkins has reached back in time to pay tribute to a bygone age with this collection of Celtic carols, supported by an all-star cast that includes the Chieftains, the Isaacs, Kevin and Lily Costner and more. He’s offering a special gift pack of the album on CD and a special collectable vinyl copy for just $35.
‘Shania: Still the One’ Tickets
Shania Twain‘s show at the Colosseum in Las Vegas has been earning rave reviews, and she’s extended it into 2014. The multi-media extravaganza features the superstar performing a career-spanning show that includes her fan favorites. Who wouldn’t want to wake up Christmas morning and find Shania Twain under the tree?
Lady Antebellum, ‘Live: On This Winter’s Night’ DVD
Celebrate the magic of the season with this very special offering from one of country’s greatest vocal groups! ‘Live: On This Winter’s Night’ captures Lady Antebellum in concert at Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center, backed by a 40-piece orchestra and performing 11 classic holiday songs. The DVD also includes personal anecdotes, including Christmas stories and traditions from the band members.
‘The Oak Ridge Boys 40th Anniversary’ CD
The legendary Oak Ridge Boys are celebrating their 40th anniversary this year, and to mark the occasion, they’ve released ‘The Oak Ridge Boys 40th Anniversary: Celebrating Faith, Family and Freedom.’ The 12-track project draws on a cross-section of their secular and gospel hits, including ‘Elvira,’ ‘American Made’ and ‘How Great Thou Art.’ The album wraps up with a special recording of ‘The Star-Spangled Banner.’ It retails for $15.
Keith Urban Flannel Pants
With the country headed into such cold weather, nothing’s more important than staying warm and comfy. Give the Keith Urban fan on your holiday list the gift that keeps on giving with these Keith Urban flannel pants. They’re 100% cotton, come in navy blue/white, and feature an elastic waist with drawstring. They’re available in standard unisex sizing, from small to XXL.
‘Duck Dynasty’ 2014 Wall Calendar
A&E’s ultra-popular ‘Duck Dynasty’ follows the adventures of the Robertson clan, who’ve made a fortune selling custom duck calls. Now you can keep track of duck season and the upcoming TV season with this 16-month wall calendar, which features quotes from Phil, Willie, Jase, and Si, along with their family.
Blake Shelton Beer Growler
Any country fan will be able to get their holiday drink on in a major way with this Blake Shelton beer growler! A growler is a glass jug that holds a half-gallon of beer — which ought to be plenty to at least get you started on some holiday cheer. This growler is 64 oz., made of amber glass, with a metal screw-on top and Blake Shelton deer skull logo printed on the front.
Kenny Rogers, ‘This Is My Country’ Photo Book
In addition to his 50-year career in country music, Kenny Rogers is also an accomplished photographer. ‘This Is My Country’ is a one-of-a-kind photography book that features 58 of his personal portraits of some of country’s biggest stars, including Faith Hill, Reba McEntire, Jo Dee Messina, Willie Nelson, Tim McGraw, Alan Jackson, Dolly Parton and Brad Paisley.
Carrie Underwood Tote Bag
You’re going to need something to carry all of these Christmas gifts in, and this Carrie Underwood tote bag is just the thing! This fabric tote bag has a clear cover layer to protect from wear and tear, and features three different color photos of Underwood on each side. Take Carrie with you wherever you go!
Garth Brooks, ‘Blame It All on My Roots’ Box Set
It’s going to be a very Merry Christmas indeed for Garth Brooks fan. The superstar is releasing ‘Blame It All on My Roots’ on Nov. 28. The eight-disc set features four CDs of newly-recorded cover songs from his influences in classic rock, country, soul and across all genres, two discs of greatest hits, and a live DVD that captures his one-man Vegas show. The set encompasses 77 songs, 33 videos, the live Vegas performance and a 68-page photo book, and retails for $24.96.