Backbeat Books and Music Posts

January 23, 2020 / Books
January 15, 2020 / Books

It’s always great when kids’ books are as much fun for the parents to read as the kids have listening to them, so we’ve recently brought in some board books…

January 5, 2020 / Books
December 31, 2019 / Books

2020 is almost here so let’s kick off the new year with a BIG sale. Our “Happy New Year To You Sale” starts this Friday! There are some amazing deals…

December 30, 2019 / Books
December 21, 2019 / Books

No, it’s not an oxymoron! You could drive into the city, circle around looking for parking, head into a hot crowded mall along with thousands of other shoppers and wait…

December 19, 2019 / Books

If you’re planning to visit Backbeat during the holidays here are our store hours: December 24 – 10am – 3pm December 25 & 26 – CLOSED December 27 & 28…

December 18, 2019 / Music

Still stuck for ideas? Here’s a “flippin’ video” full of them. This will likely be our last “flippin’ video” before the new year but we’ll still be putting out used…

December 11, 2019 / Books

Let’s play another round of “Help! I have no idea what to buy this person!” If you want to buy a book for someone you don’t know very well or…

December 9, 2019 / Books

Today we continue with gift ideas for those hard-to-buy-for people on your list. We all have them! Today we’ll focus on the person you want to buy a book for…

December 7, 2019 / Books

Word on the street is The Big Guy is coming to Perth this evening! Since he’ll be passing right by the shop, we’re helping all of you out with this…

December 3, 2019 / Stationery

Some people – or situations – are easier to buy for this time of year. If you’re looking to buy a gift for someone you don’t know very well or…

November 27, 2019 / Books
November 17, 2019 / Books
November 5, 2019 / Books

More from the trunk haul – today’s feature is…Classics! Loving these covers… What’s your all-time favourite classic book (kids or adult)?

November 3, 2019 / Books

It’s Sunday and we’re back to the book haul…here are the latest Fiction acquisitions! What are you currently reading?

October 31, 2019 / Books

In the spirit of the holiday, I figured I’d post the mysteries/thrillers from the haul for you today… My personal book choices tend to lean towards the non-scary, but I’ve…

October 30, 2019 / Books

  From yesterday’s trunk haul…here are the used music books we’ve just put out. More pics of different genres to come over the next few days!

October 29, 2019 / Books

I went away for the weekend and may or may not have come back with a trunk full of books…can’t wait to get these all priced and out! Think all…

October 16, 2019 / Books

In anticipation of Saturday’s writing workshop, I’m currently reading… …Meteorites by Julie Paul. If you weren’t lucky enough to get one of the sold out spots for her writing workshop…

October 12, 2019 / Books

What’s going to be on your platter this Thanksgiving? We’re open today till 5 pm, tomorrow from 12-5 pm but closed on Monday for Thanksgiving. Back to usual on Tuesday.…

October 10, 2019 / Books

What’s the next best thing to getting out and enjoying nature when you’re stuck inside? Reading about it! We’ve got a ton of nature-inspired books to get you out of…

October 3, 2019 / Books

Patti Smith is a wordsmith. I get swept away by her dreamlike storytelling, whether she’s writing about her relationships, grief, music, art, travel…which is why I’m excited to dive into…

September 25, 2019 / Books

  I never used to be into graphic novels. For some reason I just didn’t think they were my thing. I thought of them as comic books but once I…

September 18, 2019 / Books