Welcome to our ultimate Father’s Day gift guide for all the music-loving dads out there. We’ve curated a fantastic collection of top-notch audio gear and services that are sure to delight any dad who enjoys immersing himself in the world of music. From award winning headphones to sleek music players, powerful speakers to high quality music streaming services, we’ve got you covered with the perfect gift ideas to help your dad elevate his audio experience. So, whether he’s a dedicated audiophile or simply loves to groove to his favorite tunes, read on to discover the ideal gift that will make this Father’s Day truly unforgettable for your music-loving dad.
Astell & Kern SR35 DAP Music Player
Give Dad the experience of premium sound quality in a portable size with the A&norma series, featuring best-in-class specifications from Astell&Kern. The A&norma SR35 inherits the amplifier and audio design of Astell&Kern’s premium products, delivering authentic and renowned sound quality. With an ultra-compact design, it offers 20 hours of continuous playback, Quad DAC, two-step gain control, and the introduction of New Generation Amp technology for detailed and clear Hi-Fi sound.
Bluesound NODE X Wireless HiRes Streamer
Celebrate Father’s Day with the limited edition Bluesound NODE X! This 10th Anniversary Edition reimagines the industry standard hi-res music streamer, featuring a sleek design and upgraded audiophile-grade DAC for exceptional audio performance. With multi-room capability, easy control via the BluOS Controller app, and compatibility with various music platforms, the NODE X is the ultimate gift for music-loving dads. Unlock the world of Hi-Res music streaming and elevate his audio experience.
Cambridge MXN10 Network Player
Looking for a perfect Father’s Day gift? The Cambridge Audio MXN10 Network Player effortlessly brings Hi-Res music to any HiFi set-up. With its compact, half-width design, integrating this network player into your system is a breeze. Enjoy native Hi-Res music streaming, Roon Ready compatibility, and playback from USB and NAS drives. Control it conveniently using the Cambridge Audio StreamMagic app or your preferred service’s native app.
Escape P6 Air Portable Speaker
The Escape P6 Air is a highly versatile portable speaker with a distinctive luggable design, ready for all of Dad’s adventures! It’s equipped with a long-lasting battery (up to 16 hours per charge) and supports Roon Ready, AirPlay, Chromecast, Bluetooth, and Spotify Connect streaming for seamless music enjoyment anywhere. Experience its exceptional standalone performance, thanks to Escape’s intelligent 360º DSP technology and a powerful subwoofer, or pair two P6 Air models for a stereo experience in the Roon app. Make Dad’s music moments extraordinary with the Escape P6 Air.
iFi xDSD Gryphon
One of the best portable DAC AMP’s on the market, the iFi xDSD Gryphon is a HiFi system right in your pocket. With support for audio resolutions from 32 bit/768kHz PCM and MQA to DSD512, integrated Bluetooth streaming, and both balanced and unbalanced headphone outputs this is a portable DAC that can do just about everything. From quiet, focused Hi-Res listening at home, to easy streaming during a commute, this is the perfect gift for just about every Dad.
McIntosh x Grateful Dead RS 150 Bluetooth Speaker
Dad’s Wall of Sound begins here with the special edition McIntosh RS150 featuring iconic Grateful Dead artwork. This high-performance wireless speaker offers seamless connectivity to all major music streaming services like Spotify, Tidal, Apple AirPlay, Bluetooth, Chromecast, and Roon. The best part? You can control playback directly from your favorite streaming apps without the need for a special control app. With its iconic McIntosh design and digital output meter, the RS150 is both a visual and auditory masterpiece. Plus, enjoy free standard shipping with your purchase. The Ultimate gift for your Grateful Dead Dad.
Meze 109 PRO
Dad deserves the gift of the Meze 109 PRO, the first dynamic open-back headphone that showcases Meze’s dedication to delivering pure emotion through sound. Carefully tuned by their in-house engineering team, the Meze 109 PRO offers an emotionally engaging listening experience with exceptional detail, clarity, and impactful bass. With its organic character, superior dynamics, excellent imaging, and rich vocals, it brings soul-stirring details to life. Plus, it’s easy to drive from various devices, making it suitable for both portable and home audio setups. A perfect gift for home or on-the-go listening.
Qobuz Streaming Service
Qobuz’s high-quality audio library and Roon’s intuitive interface are perfect for audiophiles seeking a sublime music experience. Discover new artists and albums, explore rich metadata, and access high-resolution audio up to 192kHz/24-bit for an immersive listening experience. With Qobuz’s commitment to supporting independent artists and labels, you can feel good about supporting the music you love.
Roon Nucleus Music Server
Nucleus is an unrivaled, simple to use, purpose-driven home for Roon Core and an immediate gateway to plug-and-play Roon enjoyment. Its high performance, power-efficient reliability, and fanless solid-state design guarantee superior audio quality. Developed by the Roon team, Nucleus provides a silent, high-performance, and power-efficient Roon Core. It’s the easiest and fastest way to get your Roon system up and running—no computer or networking skills required. With automatic updates, fanless design, and optimized audio performance, Nucleus delivers the best sound for any music server. Powered by Intel, Nucleus has the computing power to handle large libraries, multi-room streaming, and DSP. Give Dad the gift of an exceptional music experience with Nucleus.
TIDAL Streaming Service
Discover a new level of music streaming with Roon’s integration with TIDAL. Enjoy TIDAL Masters – high-quality audio – and exclusive content, including interviews, documentaries, and live performances from your favorite artists. With TIDAL’s commitment to supporting artists by paying higher royalties, you can feel good about supporting the music you love. Experience music like never before with Roon and TIDAL.
As we wrap up our Father’s Day gift guide for music enthusiasts, we hope you’ve found the perfect present to show your dad just how much you appreciate his love for music. This Father’s Day, let’s celebrate the joy of music and the incredible role our dads play in our lives. Happy Father’s Day to all the music-loving dads out there!