Our Holiday Gift Guide: A Few Ideas to Get Your Shopping Started!

Holiday Gift Guide

Amoeba 2013 Holiday Gift Guide

Need some inspiration to kickstart your holiday shopping? Our annual Holiday Gift Guide will steer you in the right direction for any music or movie lover on your list.

 

Sure Fire Picks
You Can't Go Wrong.

Haim - Days Are Gone

M.I.A. - Matangi

Arcade Fire - Reflecktor

Jake Bugg - Shangri La

Lorde - Pure Heroine

William Onyeabor

HAIM - Days Are Gone CD | LP
M.I.A - Matangi CD | LP
Arcade Fire - Reflektor CD | LP
Jake Bugg - Shangri La CD | LP
Lorde - Pure Heroine CD | LP
William Onyeabor - World Psychedelic Classics CD | LP
The Beatles - On Air - Live at the BBC Vol.2 CD | LP
Buika - La Noche Mas Larga CD
Pearl Jam - Lightning Bolt CD | LP
Chvrches - The Bones of What You Believe CD | LP
Sky Ferreira - Night Time, My Time: B-Sides Pt.1 CD
Brett Dennen - Smoke & Mirrors CD
Charles Bradley - Victim of Love CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Janelle Monáe - The Electric Lady CD | LP
The Civil Wars - The Civil Wars CD | LP
Tame Impala - Lonerism CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Valerie June - Pushin' Against A Stone CD | LP
Tim Hecker - Virgins CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Weeknd - Kiss Land CD | LP
Lissie - Back To Forever CD | LP
White Denim - Corsicana Lemonade CD | LP
Daughter - If You Leave CD | LP
Inside Llewyn Davis - Original Soundtrack CD | LP
Bob Dylan - The Bootleg Series Vol.10 CD | LP
Willie Nelson - To All The Girls CD
Glen Hansard - Drive All Night CD | 12"
Bill Callahan - Dream River CD | LP
Myron & E - Broadway CD | LP | DOWNLOAD

 

Pop For Everyone
From classic rock to Streisand - Here are some Great Suggestions.

Billie Joe + Norah - Foreverly

Elvis Costello & THe Roots

Glen Hansard

Billie Joe + Norah - foreverly CD | LP
Elvis Costello & The Roots - Wise Up Ghost and Other Songs CD | DLX CD | LP
Paul McCartney - New CD | DLX CD | LP
Barbara Streisand - Back To Brooklyn CD | DLX CD
Alabama Shakes - Boys & Girls CD | LP
Kings of Leon - Mechanical Bull CD | DLX CD | LP
Eric Clapton - Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013 CD
Pearl Jam - Lightning Bolt CD | LP
Moby - Innocents CD | DLX CD | LP
James Blunt - Moon Landing CD
Juana Molina - Wed 21 CD
Robin Thicke - Blurred Lines CD | DLX CD
Justin Timberlake - The 20/20 Experience #2 CD | LP
Elton John - The Diving Board CD | DLX CD | LP
The Killers - Direct Hits CD | DLX CD
Glen Hansard - Drive All Night CD | 12"
Celine Dion - Loved Me Back To Life CD | LP
Katey Sagal - Covered CD

 

 

A Mary Christmas

Leona Lewis - Christmas with Love

Mary J. Blige - A Mary Christmas CD
Patty Griffin - Silver Bell CD | LP
Erasure - Snow Globe CD
Ramsey Lewis - Sound of Christmas CD
Kelly Clarkson - Wrapped In Red CD
Leona Lewis - Christmas, With Love CD
Susan Boyle - Home For Christmas CD
Michael Buble - Christmas CD
Taylor Swift - Sound of the Season: Holiday Collection CD
It's A Wonderful Life DVD | BLU-RAY

 

 

Vinyl Releases
New releases and re-issues - some essential records for your collection.

Wooden Shjips - Back To Land

Bon Iver

Queens of the Stone Age

THe Beatles On Air VOl2

Wooden Shjips - Back To Land LP | LTD ED LP
Queens of the Stone Age - Like Clockwork LP | LTD LP
Boards of Canada - Reissues LP
The Beatles - On Air: Live at the BBC Vol.2 LP
Bon Iver - Bon Iver, Bon Iver LP
Alt-J - Awesome Wave LP
Radiohead - The Bends LP
The Black Keys - Brothers LP
Pink Floyd - Dark Side of the Moon LP
Bob Marley - Legend LP
Amy Winehouse - Back To Black LP
Pixies - Bossanova LP
T-Rex - Slider LP
The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead LP
Joy Division - Unknown Pleasures LP
Nirvana - In Utero [20th Anniversary Reissue] LP
The Strokes - Is This It LP
The Velvet Underground - The Velvet Underground & Nico LP
A Tribe Called Quest - Midnight Marauders LP

 

Indie Gems

Best Coast - Fade Away

Grizzley Bear - Shields

Bastille - Bad Blood

Mazzy Star

Best Coast - Fade Away CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Grizzly Bear - Shields Expanded CD
Bastille - Bad Blood CD | LP
Mazzy Star - Seasons of Your Day CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
King Krule - 6 Feet Beneath The Moon CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Midlake - Antiphon CD | LP
Arctic Monkeys - AM CD | LP | DLX LP
Head & The Heart - Let's Be Still CD | LP
Songs: Ohia - Magnolia Electric Company CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Fratellis - We Need Medicine CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Chelsea Wolfe - Pain Is Beauty CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Vum - Strange Attractor CD
Daughter - If You Leave CD | LP
Polica - Shulamith CD | LP
Phoenix - Bankrupt CD | DLX CD | LP
Kurt Vile - Wakin On A Pretty Daze [Deluxe] CD | DOWNLOAD
Portugal. The Man - Evil Friends CD | LP
Anthony Green - Young Legs CD | DLX CD | LP
Blood Orange - Cupid Deluxe CD | LP
Death - For The Whole World CD | LP

 

Singer/Songwriter Folk & Country

Keaton Henson

Father John Misty

Ty Segall - Sleeper

Willie Nelson To All THe Girls

Keaton Henson - Birthdays CD
Father John Misty - Fear Fun CD | LP
Ty Segall - Sleeper CD | LP | CASSETTE
Jonathan Wilson - Fanfare CD | LP
Mason Jennings - Always Been CD | LP
Cass McCombs - Big Wheel And Others CD | LP
Lumineers - The Lumineers CD | DLX CD | LP
Nick Drake - Five Leaves Left [Box] LP
Avett Brothers - Magpie and the Dandelion CD | DLX CD | LP
Lady Antebellum - Golden CD | DLX CD
Songs For Slim - Rockin' Here Tonight : A Benefit Comp for Slim Dunlap CD
Willie Nelson - To All The Girls CD
Pokey LaFarge - Pokey LaFarge CD
Neko Case - The Worse Things Get... CD | DLX CD | LP | DLX LP
Inside Llewelyn Davis - Original Soundtrack CD | LP
Linda Thompson - Won't Be Long Now CD | LP | DOWNLOAD

 

Tips For Tweens

Katy Perry - Prism

Lady Gaga

Bruno Mars

Britney Spears

Katy Perry - Prism CD | DLX CD | LP
Ariana Grande - Yours Truly CD
Justin Bieber - Believe CD | DLX CD
Panic At The Disco - Too Weird To Live, To Rare To Die! CD | LP
Haim - Days Are Gone CD | LP
Lady Gaga - Artpop CD | DLX CD | LP
MGMT - MGMT CD | LP
Avril Lavigne - Avril Lavigne CD
Taylor Swift - Red CD | LP
Miley Cyrus - Bangerz CD | DLX CD
Selena Gomez - Stars Dance CD
Best Coast - Fade Away CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Paramore - Paramore CD | LP
Britney Spears - Britney Jean CD | DLX CD
Pink - The Truth About Love CD | DLX CD | LP
Icona Pop - This Is... Icona Pop CD | LP
Arctic Monkeys - AM CD | LP | DLX LP
Bruno Mars - Unorthodox Jukebox CD | LP

 

Picks for the Hard ROcker on your List

A.F.I. - Burials

Jesus

A.F.I. - Burials CD | LP
Jesu - Everyday I Get Closer To The Light Form Which I Came CD | LP
Black Flag - Damaged CD | LP
Nine Inch Nails - Hesitation Marks CD | DLX CD | LP
Death Grips - No Love Deep Web CD | LP
No Age - An Object CD | LP
Death Angel - The Dream Calls For Blood CD | DLX CD | LP
Death - For The Whole World CD | LP
Joan Jett - Unvarnished CD | LP
Rush - Vapor Trails [Remixed] CD | LP
Pelican - Forever Becoming CD | LP
Minor Threat - Complete Discography CD | LP


 

AMAZING world music and hot latin jams

Bunbury

zoe

Bunbury - Palosanto CD
Zoé - Programaton CD
Various Artists - Red Hot + Fela CD | LP
William Onyeabor - World Psycadelic Classics CD | LP
Manu Chao - Reissues LP
Omar Souleyman - Wenu Wenu CD | LP
Juana Molina - Wed 21 CD
Various Artists - Tres Chic: More French Girl Singers of the 60s CD | LP
Abelardo Carbono - El Maravilloso Mundo De CD | LP

Soul and R&B

Kiss Land

Myron & E

Drake

Alice Rusell - To Dust

Glenn Lewis - The Moment of Truth CD
Tamar Braxton - Love & War CD
Weeknd - Kiss Land CD | LP
Drake - Nothing Was The Same CD | DLX CD
Myron & E - Broadway CD | DOWNLOAD
Alice Russell - To Dust CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Lee Fields - Faithful Man CD | LP
Janelle Monae - Electric Lady CD | LP
Charles Bradley - Victim of Love CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
TLC - 20 CD
John Legend - Love In The Future CD | DLX CD
Robin Thicke - Blurred Lines CD | DLX CD
Teena Marie - Beautiful CD

 

Jazz, Vocals, Soundtracks etc...

Robert Glasper

Celine Dion - Loved Me Back To Life

Gregory Porter

Robert Glasper - Black Radio vol.2 CD | DLX CD | LP
Keith Jarrett - No End CD
Celine Dion - Loved Me Back To Life CD | LP
Matana Roberts - Coin Coin Chapter 2: Mississippie Moonchilie CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Jacky Terrasson - Gouache CD
Bill Frissell - Big Sur CD | LP
Thelonius Monk - Paris 1969 CD | DLX CD
Muscle Shoals - Original Soundtrack CD
Gregory Porter - Liquid Spirit CD | LP
Gravity - Original Soundtrack (Stephen Glasper) CD
Nebraska - Original Soundtrack (Tin Hat Trio) CD
12 Years A Slave - Original Soundtrack CD
Katey Sagal - Covered CD

 

Hip-Hop

Earl Sweatshirt - Doris

Eminem Marshall Mathers LP2

Childish Gambino

Earl Sweatshirt - Doris CD
Eminem - Marshall Mathers LP2 CD | DLX CD
Childish Gambino - Because The Internet CD
M.I.A. - Matangi CD | LP
Jay-Z - Magna Carta Holy Grail CD
Deltron 3030 - Event II CD | LP
Kendrick Lamar - Good Kid M.A.A.D City CD | DLX CD
Pusha T - My Name Is My Name CD
Cannibal Ox - The Cold Vein [Deluxe Edition] CD
JonWayne & The Pain - Surrender CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Dom Kennedy - Get Home Safely CD
A$AP Ferg - Trap Lord CD | LP
Danny Brown - Old CD

 

Electronic Discoveries

Boards of Canada

Cut Copy - Free Your Mind

Four Tet - Beautiful Rewind

Boards of Canada - Tomorrow's Harvest CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Cut Copy - Free Your Mind CD | LP
Vatican Shadow - Remember Your Black Day CD | LP
Tropic of Cancer - Restless Idylls CD | LP
Tim Hecker - Virgins CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
John Talabot - DJ Kicks CD | LP
Disclosure - Settle CD | LP
Four Tet - Beautiful Rewind CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Knife - Shaking The Habitual CD | DLX CD | LP
Moderat - II CD | DLX CD
Cyclist - Bones In Motion CD | DOWNLOAD
James Blake - Overgrown CD | LP
Special Request - Soul Music CD | LP
Daniel Avery - Drone Logic CD | LP
Recondite - Hinterland CD | LP | DOWNLOAD

 

Music DVD & Blu-ray

Bruce Springsteen

Morrisey 25Live

Bruce Springsteen - Springsteen & I DVD | BLU-RAY
Eric Clapton - Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013 DVD | BLU-RAY
Big Star - Nothing Can Hurt Me DVD | BLU-RAY
Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams (out 12/3) DVD
Beyonce - Life Is But A Dream DVD | BLU-RAY
The Rolling Stones - Sweet Summer Sun - Hyde Park Live DVD | BLU-RAY
Jimi Hendrix - The Jimi Hendrix Experience: Here My Train A Comin' DVD | BLU-RAY
Madonna - MDNA Tour DVD | BLU-RAY
Stone Roses - Made Of Stone DVD | BLU-RAY
Nirvana - Live & Loud DVD
Good Ol' Freda DVD | BLU-RAY
Morrissey - 25: Live DVD | BLU-RAY
Led Zeppelin - Celebration Day DVD | BLU-RAY
Pink Floyd - The Wall DVD
Dave Grohl - Sound City : Real To Reel DVD | BLU-RAY


Movies and TV theyll love

The World's End

Frances Ha

World's End DVD | BLU-RAY
Frances Ha DVD+BLU-RAY
Jobs DVD | BLU-RAY
James Dean Ultimate Collector's Edition BLU-RAY
Treme - Complete Third Season DVD | BLU-RAY
Pacific Rim DVD | BLU-RAY
Red 2 DVD | BLU-RAY
Breaking Bad - The  Final Season DVD | BLU-RAY
Breaking Bad - The Complete Series BLU-RAY
Dexter: The Final Season DVD | BLU-RAY
2 Guns DVD | BLU-RAY
The World's End/ Hot Fuzz / Shawn of the Dead Trilogy DVD | BLU-RAY
Tank Girl : Collector's Edition BLU-RAY
Akira DVD | BLU-RAY
Man of Steel DVD | BLU-RAY

 

 

Kids

Planes

Planes DVD | BLU-RAY | 3D BLU-RAY
The Croods DVD+BLU-RAY
Man of Steel DVD | BLU-RAY | 3D BLU-RAY
Smurfs 2 DVD
Monsters University DVD | BLU-RAY | 3D BLU-RAY
The Little Mermaid DVD | BLU-RAY | 3D BLU-RAY
Turbo DVD | BLU-RAY


 

turntables
Audio Technica AT-LP60 USB Audio Technica AT-LP60 Automatic Numark PT-01 USB Portable
PRO-JECT ESSENTIALS AND CROSLEY TURNTABLES AVAILABLE IN-STORE ONLY

 

Off The Beaten Path
Nothing opens the heart and soul as much as a new musical discovery, so give them something they've never heard before and open a door!

Danny Brown - Old

Beady Eye - BE

Of Montreal

King Krule

Bastille - Bad Blood CD | DLX CD | LP
Lissie - Back To Forever CD | LP
Beady Eye - Be CD | DLX CD | LP
Joan Jett - Unvarnished CD | LP
Weeknd - Kiss Land CD | LP
Danny Brown - Old CD
Drake - Nothing Was The Same CD | DLX CD
Local Natives - Hummingbird CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Of Montreal - Lousy With Sylvianbriar CD | LP
Death Grips - No Love Deep Web CD | LP
Icona Pop - This Is... Icona Pop CD | LP
Matana Roberts - Coin Coin Chapter 2: Mississippie Moonchilie CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Darkside - Psychic CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Elvis Costello & The Roots - Wise Up Ghost and Other Songs CD | DLX CD | LP
King Krule - Six Feet Beneath The Moon CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Portugal. The Man - Evil Friends CD | LP
DidX CD
DJ Rashad - Double Cup CD | LP

What the Kids are Into Now

Anthony Green - Young Legs

Savages

Cate Le Bon - Mug Museum CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Anthony Green - Young Legs CD | DLX CD | LP
Pretty Lights - A Color Map Of The Sun CD | LP
Austra - Olympia CD | LP
Savages - Silence Yourself CD | LP | DOWNLOAD
Destroyer - Five Spanish Songs CD | LP
Glasser - Interiors CD | LP | DOWNLOAD

 

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