FilmInstitute3rd June 2019We all know dads love to rock out, but what about those who make music? This Father's Day, get something for the dad that fits into more boxes than just one. Whether he's shooting for rock and roll stardom, keeping it cool on synths, or picking up an instrument for the first time, we've got all the gear he needs.Back in stock at the Abbey Road Shop is the OP-1 synthesizer, sampler and sequencer, perfect for budding music makers. As well as this, we have the new Roli Seaboard Block keyboard and iRig Acoustic to bring that studio sound to your living room.
Our brand new Online Mastering Gift Card lets dad get his music perfected by one of our award winning mastering engineers.And while making music is one thing, looking the part is another. Take a look at our apparel section this Father's Day for a fresh outlook on his musical career. Check out our band tees, bag and hoody, and complete his look with a host of other accessories including a vinyl keyring, tie-pin or our vintage logo baseball cap.
If listening is more his thing, we have a great selection of vinyl for him; from our selection of half-speed masters to standard LPs or our special edition releases, perfect for vinyl-heads or those just starting to build their collection.And if you feel like you haven't spoilt him enough, choose from one of our two best-selling books, a limited edition 'Yesterday' score by Sir George Martin, or treat him to a once in a lifetime opportunity with a trip here to Abbey Road.
Over two weekends this August, we are hosting the Abbey Road Lectures, telling the story of the studios that became a legend. Guests can step inside Studio Two and discover our history, from the patenting of stereo and invention of ground-breaking recording techniques to landmark recordings from artists such as Pink Floyd, Oasis, Radiohead and of course, The Beatles.
For more details and how to book, head to abbeyroad.com/lectures