Audio-Technica USB Turntable (AT-LP60-USB), $125

Audio-Technica USB Turntable ( AT-LP60-USB ), $125

Buy it: Spoonful Records

116 E. Long St., Downtown


Equip a budding music snob to start a vinyl collection or encourage an old friend to dust off his stacks. Plus, they can digitize their records through the turntable's USB outlet.

Bruce Springsteen, "The Promise: The Darkness on the Edge of Town Story" (3 CD/3 DVD box set), $80

Buy it: Amazon

Hear what The Boss calls his "samurai record," then enjoy Thom Zimny's 90-minute documentary on the making of the album plus two discs of unreleased material and footage from three late-'70s concerts.

iPod Nano, $149

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Convenient Nano size meets high-tech Multi-Touch accessibility. Did we mention built-in pedometer, FM radio and the "shake to shuffle" feature? Welcome to the future!

Slayer, "The Vinyl Conflict ," $161

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All 10 of Slayer's American Recordings LPs have been remastered, pressed into 180-gram vinyl and combined into one triumphantly terrifying package.

Concert posters by Clinton Reno , $20-$80

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Columbus artist Clinton Reno sells glorious screen-printed gig posters promoting the likes of Modest Mouse, MGMT, Maxwell, My Morning Jacket and even musicians whose names don't begin with "M."