Gift Guides: Outer-Reaches Department

It’s gift-giving season, and we at the record store naturally feel that the gift of music is one of your finest options. But with so much out there, choosing the right record for someone can be daunting, so we’ve come up with some genre-by-genre recommendations from folks that spend far too much time thinking about such things!

First up are our tips from our OUTER-REACHES department! A music-snob loved-one can be one of the hardest people to please come Christmas time, but we’ve got a few expert suggestions. Here’s what we’d put under the tree for those interested in odd-sounds and experimental music:

For Newbies

Tips for those just starting their collections or just getting into a new genre. (Click for our reasons)

For Collectors

Options for the fans of the genre that might just already have the most obvious choices on their record shelves already. (Click for our reasons)

For Experts

Some exotic tips for those that are just in too deep. (Click for our reasons)