Category: Books

June 16, 2024 / Books

Before we delve into today’s book and music pairing, we’d like to wish a Happy Father’s Day to those celebrating! If your celebrations involve books or vinyl – or even…

June 9, 2024 / Books

Today, we’re continuing our celebration of Pride Month and pairing Tegan and Sara’s latest album, Crybaby, with their graphic novel, Tegan & Sara: Junior High. The book is a blend…

June 2, 2024 / Books

We loved seeing the Pride Parade yesterday in Perth and in celebration of Pride Month, today we’re kicking it off with A Nice Pair featuring Billie Eilish. We recommend pairing…

May 26, 2024 / Books

If you’re a fan of Patti Smith, today’s your day! We recommend pairing her latest book, The Book of Days, with her classic album Horses. The Book of Days is…

May 16, 2024 / Books
May 12, 2024 / Books

In honour of Mother’s Day, today we’re pairing The Beatles’ classic album Let It Be with the book Sound Man by Glyn Johns. The title track of the album was…

May 2, 2024 / Books

We’re restocking the bookshelves with some great used titles and wanted to show you just a little sample of some of the more recent publications. Have you read any/are any…

April 21, 2024 / Books

Thank you to every single one of you who lined up, showed up and hung out with us for Record Store Day! You really made it the greatest day –…

April 17, 2024 / Books

Saturday (Record Store Day) is also sale day here – it’s one day only, so you won’t want to miss it!20% off everything in stock (includes Record Store Day exclusives…

April 16, 2024 / Books
April 6, 2024 / Books

Record Store Day is in two weeks! Who’s coming?

March 27, 2024 / Bags

Because of the holiday this weekend we’ve adjusted our hours.Our hours for this weekend are: Thursday – 11am-5pmFriday – ClosedSaturday – 11am-5pmSunday – Closed We are always closed Mondays and…

March 24, 2024 / Books

We’re replenishing today with a bunch of fresh used books so come by soon for the best selection! Here are some of the most recently published titles hitting the shelves…

March 17, 2024 / Books

It’s Sunday, it’s time for A Nice Pair – book and vinyl recommendations that go together like March and unpredictable temperatures. Today we’re pairing the book Janis: Her Life and…

March 7, 2024 / Books

Surprise packs are back! We have three-packs of used books all wrapped up and ready to read…they come in Fiction, Humour and the ultimate mystery, Mysteries/Thrillers. Just $9.95 per pack…

February 25, 2024 / Books
February 15, 2024 / Bags
January 26, 2024 / Bags

Because of the poor road conditions & weather we will be CLOSED today (Friday January 26th). If you need a NEW record fix hit up our eShop and use the…

January 25, 2024 / Books

With all of the mess falling from the sky outside, it’s the perfect time to stay in and hibernate with a book! Here are some winter-y picks…

January 14, 2024 / Books

We’re back at it today and it’s time for A Nice Pair – today we’re featuring Johnny Cash. We’re pairing the biography Johnny Cash: The Life by prolific author Robert…

January 3, 2024 / Bags

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 to be had, so don’t…

December 24, 2023 / Books

From our family to yours, we want to wish you all Happy Holidays and a Merry Christmas! No matter how you celebrate the season we hope that you’re able to…

December 23, 2023 / Bags

Hey Backbeaters! We’re here today until 5pm and tomorrow we are open 11am-4pm.We’ve got some adjustments to our hours over the next couple of weeks so here’s the info you…

December 21, 2023 / Books

Stuck for time and ideas and also, what’s that? You hate wrapping? We’ve got our Backbeat surprise packs all ready to go for you! Each pack contains three pre-loved (but…

December 19, 2023 / Books

Are you still looking for last-minute gift ideas? Backbeat has you covered with all sorts of fun music- and book-related finds. From patches and buttons to t-shirts and bibs, everything…