Gifts for Concert Goers
For the music devotee committed to seeing their favorite band and in support of their local venue. Wether they walk down the street or travel miles to make it to the show, they are both dedicated and appreciative of what music can do for the soul. From photographers, creatives, musicians and pure fans alike, live music can make you feel things and that experience for most, can stoke your inner fire. Nothing beats being surrounded by your friends and fellow music lovers while overcome with a wave of emotion. To help us with this gift guide, we partnered with our friends over at @emptybottle, a legendary music venue in Chicago with hole-in-the-wall bar vibes, cheap drinks and tickets, and good people who know how to put on a great show. With good times and loud music in mind, scope these gift tips from the Empty Bottle boys in Chicago and give the Concert Goer on your list a little extra tinder to keep their flame burning. To check out more vibe boosting goods, check out the full collection of Gifts for Concert Goers.
Lomography Simple Use Camera
There’s no worse offense as a concert goer than blocking someone else’s view while you’re trying to snap a pic. Put that damn iPhone away and try taking a real photo with this Lomography Simple Use Film Camera — in black & white you can add some drama while developing your photog skills. When you’re done with the preloaded film and have your pics developed, you can choose to ditch this bad boy or load ‘er up again for round two. You decide!
Carhartt WIP Nimbus Pullover
It can be treacherous to brave the Chicago weather just to get to a gig, and the lines once you get there can be long as all hell. This Carhartt WIP Nimbus Pullover jacket is good for pretty much any season, plus it’s nice looking and waterproof. It also has a hood for when things really get outta hand on the streets, as well as a big ol’ pouch pocket to store all of your shit… You’ll look mighty fresh in these threads standing on the corner sucking down a cig — we guarantee it!
W & P Copper Flask
It’s important to fuel up and get loose before you get to the gig, just make sure you polish those spirits off before you get to the venue itself. No door person is going to let you in with a flask full of booze, so bottom’s up, buddy… Hell, drink outta this glossy gal while you’re home alone for all we care. The W & P Design Copper Flask is a beaut.
Men's Society Overindulgence Kit
A proper gig will leave you with two things: Ringing ears and a splitting headache. The supplies in this here Men’s Society Overindulgence Kit will help you refresh after a long night of partying… and who knows where the night will lead, so carry this along in your satchel and freshen up wherever you find yourself in the a.m.
Parks Project National Park Playing Cards
Whether you’re meeting friends at the gig or flying solo, it never hurts to carry a deck of cards with you. Play a quick game while you’re waiting for the bands to start (or finish) and impress your pals with this beautiful Parks Project National Park Playing Cards that features images of America’s National Parks… better yet, make it a drinking game and let your night soar to its full potential.