Whether you\u2019re buying for a loved one or just spoiling yourself, our 2017 Christmas Gift Guide for the Music Lover features a selection of premium soundstages, albums and accessories that are guaranteed to scratch that musical itch. When it comes to quality, luxury and prestige, our handpicked selection of gifts show no bounds. That\u2019s because, at heart, we are just like your friendly neighbourhood physician. We know what's good for you.\r\n\r\n\r\n2017 Christmas Gift Guide \u2013 The Homemaker\r\n2017 Christmas Gift Guide \u2013 The Tech Head\r\nExplore All 2017 Christmas Gift Guides\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nDynaudio Focus 20 XD Speaker\r\nYou know what they say about high-end speakers: if you don\u2019t think they\u2019re worth it, you\u2019ve never owned a pair. The difference lies mostly in the speakers\u2019 ability to capture a natural soundstage without any distortion, no matter how high you crank the volume. It\u2019s like hearing a song or album you already know by heart for the very first time. That\u2019s why the Focus 20 XD loudspeaker made the top of our list.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nBose Soundlink Revolve+\r\nRevolve+ is an omni-directional Bluetooth speaker, meaning it doesn\u2019t have to be aimed to favour one location over another; the sound is broadcast equally in every direction. It\u2019s lightweight, offers 16 hours of playtime and can withstand splashes, dings and drops. With Revolve+ you can bother each neighbour equally, all day and into the night.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nAstell & Kern KANN Portable Audio Player\r\nKANN is no relation to the Star Trek villain. Instead, it\u2019s the triumphant return of the portable media player. KANN completely ignores the past decade of innovation and channels a simpler time, one where technology was built to last. It\u2019s got 64 GB storage, TWO headphone jacks and a 4-inch colour display. It\u2019s even made from aluminium, so drops and scrapes mean very little to KANN. If the iPhone never existed, we\u2019d be lining up to chat with a \u2018genius\u2019 at the Astell & Kern store.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nSonos One Bluetooth Speaker\r\nSonos One is a Bluetooth speaker that\u2019s all about voice control. It\u2019s built with six microphones and adaptive noise suppression to focus on the right person and ensure the voice service understands you. A light even illuminates when the microphones are active. It\u2019s compatible with Amazon Alexia and Google Assistant, along with voice activation for your favourite music, podcasts and audiobooks from over 80 streaming services.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nBruce Springsteen \u2013 Born to Run Hardcover Edition\r\nIn 2009, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band performed at the Super Bowl\u2019s halftime show. The experience was so exhilarating that Springsteen decided to write about it. That\u2019s how this extraordinary autobiography began. Over the past seven years, Bruce Springsteen has devoted himself to writing the story of his life, bringing to these pages the same honesty, humour and originality found in his songs. It\u2019s a must-own for any Springsteen fan.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nSennheiser Momentum 2.0 Headphones\r\nSophisticated styling meets serious sound quality. Momentum 2.0 headphones have a stainless steel headband, foldable design and large leather ear cushions that maximise comfort while ensuring an improved fit for excellent attenuation of external noise. They\u2019re designed for long listening sessions or just a classy commute.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nShinola Bookshelf Speakers\r\nSpeakers are just as crucial to a home\u2019s aesthetic as a couch, rug or artwork, and that\u2019s why these beauties made the cut. Handcrafted by the Shinola audio team to capture the great American vintage aesthetic, these bookshelf speakers deliver top-notch audio performance that reproduces powerful lows and crisp highs. It\u2019s the best of both worlds.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nThe Smiths \u2013 The Queen is Dead 2017 Remastered Deluxe Edition\r\nWidely considered to be both The Smiths\u2019 finest work and one of the greatest albums of all time, The Queen Is Dead has influenced generations since it was first released in 1986. The newly mastered and expanded 5 record box set features all the tracks you know and love, plus demos, B-sides and a live set recorded in Boston. It\u2019s also housed in a collector\u2019s edition box. The Smiths did get one thing wrong. Liz is still alive and kicking.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nQ Acoustics M2 Soundbase\r\nWhat\u2019s great about a soundbase is that it hides in plain sight under the TV, keeping your entertainment area uncluttered and media sounding great. M2 is one of the best money can buy, so good in fact, What Hi-Fi? gave it a 5-star rating and awarded it the Best Soundbase of 2017. It\u2019s a small and sleek box that delivers an immersive room-filling experience. Decent price too!\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nUltimate Ears Blast and Megablast Speakers\r\nDon\u2019t be fooled by the lifestyle image; you don\u2019t need to be a diva to make the most out of these Bluetooth speakers. They do feature Amazon Alexia so you can sing to them if you want. Christmas carols even. Tis the season after all. Not sure what happens when you sing carols to Alexia, but if you ask, she will play some. Seriously, don\u2019t do that. There\u2019s already enough pain and misery in this world. Instead, play your favourite tunes with this sturdy, water-resistant immersive speaker. Equip yourself with one of these beauties and prepare to have a blast\u2026or a Megablast even.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nBowers & Wilkins P9 Signature Headphones\r\nItalian Saffiano leather and memory foam ear cushions on headphones make everything sound better. The materials also assist in isolating noise from the outside world and mould to the shape of your head over time, providing both an acoustic seal and an incredibly comfortable listening experience. Even the case is luxurious. It\u2019s crafted from Alcantara for an elegant suede-like feel, with Saffiano leather detailing. P9 Signature headphones should satisfy even the fussiest loved ones.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nPro-Ject Debut III Turntable\r\nSometimes, you don't need frills. You don't need all the bells and whistles. It's not about flashy designs, unnecessary innovations or reinventing the wheel. Sometimes, you just need the essentials, done right. Debut III is an everything you need, nothing you don't' turntable. It's sturdy too: Chrome, stainless steel, brass and matte black colouring to avoid unsightly fingerprints. Plus music sounds undeniably better on vinyl.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nWoo Audio WA7 Fireflies Headphone Amplifier (2nd Gen)\r\nThis wonderful little cube-shaped device is a headphone amplifier, cross USB Digital-to-Analog Converter. The all-aluminium chassis has no visible screws from any angle, plus the upper glass portion lets you indulge in the vacuum tubes and their transparent red lights. Woo would look perfect when positioned on the desk of any home office. Will make your music sound better too! Obviously.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nMarshall Major II Bluetooth On-Ear Headphones\r\n30+ hours of wireless playtime! That should be enough to convince you to gift these beauties, but there\u2019s even more to swoon over. Major II has an analogue control dial, so you can feel the volume and track changes, there's no fumbling around in your pocket to touch the phone's display. The mic & remote is also completely detachable and compatible with any music player that receives a 3.5mm jack. Not sure why you would want to use any other pair of headphones, but it\u2019s possible. Tune in and rock out with Marshall this holiday season.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nBowers & Wilkins PX Noise Cancelling Headphones\r\nTake the impressive soundstage and luxurious design of P9; add Active noise cancelling, and you have PX. What makes this noise cancelling tech so special is that its scalable based on your environment or mood. \u2018City\u2019 allows traffic noise through so you can cross roads safely. \u2018Office\u2019 allows voices so you can hear colleagues when they talk to you. \u2018Flight\u2019 completely cancels ambient engine noise. This one\u2019s perfect for when Christmas Day begins wearing thin.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nB&O PLAY Beoplay E8 Earphones\r\nBeoplay E8 is all about luxury and true wireless freedom. These little beauties feature a rich, full-bodied and precise soundstage, complemented by voice commands and active noise cancelling technology. Probably the most exciting thing about E8 is that it\u2019s housed in a pocket-friendly charging case. Ooh la la indeed!\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nNaim Uniti Atom Audio Amplifier\r\nIf you're serious about music (of course you are it\u2019s why you\u2019re here), but want to keep your system simple, Uniti Atom\u2019s 40-watt amplifier will make all but the most power-hungry speakers sing. Like all good modern technology, it\u2019s also compatible with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, just add your choice of speakers. There are plenty of excellent recommendation on this list wink, wink.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nFender Newport Bluetooth Speaker\r\nTake Fender\u2019s classic stage-ready style, performance and sound everywhere you go. With a design inspired by classic amplifiers, the Newport brings Fender\u2019s famously clear and compelling sound to streaming music. It also adds a touch of grunge to your phone calls. There are plenty of good reasons why Fender has been the go-to for quality sound for 70 years and counting. Newport is just the most portable one.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nGuns N' Roses 'Welcome to the Jungle' Doormat\r\nWhether you\u2019re a Guns N' Roses fanatic or simply warning guests about the primal, untamed state of your interior, this doormat is perfect for you. Even if you don\u2019t like their music and simply need something to wipe your feet on, you should consider the doormat. It\u2019s no more embarrassing than that time the band\u2019s guitarist wore a bucket on his head.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nWin the Ultimate Men\u2019s Christmas Prize-Pack Worth More than $1800\r\nEnter to win here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nExplore All 2017 Christmas Gift Guides\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nHave you subscribed to Man of Many? You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.