Category: Books

February 25, 2024 / Books
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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…

December 18, 2023 / Books

Not sure what to get? A Backbeat gift card is a great option! You can purchase a physical gift card at our store or buy an “eGift card” that can…

December 17, 2023 / Books

It’s time for another book and music pairing and today we’re matching The Tragically Hip’s album Fully Completely with the book The Never-Ending Present: The Story of Gord Downie and…

November 30, 2023 / Books

We are now open 7 days a week until Christmas!Of course you can always shop for new records 24/7 on our eShop – shop.backbeatperth.com We hope to see you soon!

November 26, 2023 / Books

This week’s music and book pairing features a book about seven genres of music and one artist, Joni MItchell, one of the pioneers of a new kind of rock. Major…

November 23, 2023 / Books

Tomorrow is the day! We know lots of you have been waiting for Black Friday to arrive and we’re just as excited as you. Some of you just want to…

November 5, 2023 / Books

Today’s Nice Pair features Canadian twins Tegan & Sara. We’re pairing their latest collabs with each other: their graphic memoir Tegan & Sara: Junior High with their album Crybaby. While…

October 22, 2023 / Books

We’re back today with our book and vinyl pairing that we like to call A Nice Pair…this week features Madonna, aka The Material Girl, The Queen of Reinvention, The Queen…

October 8, 2023 / Books

It’s been a little bit since we’ve done A Nice Pair, but we’re back today pairing the late Sinead O’Connor’s memoir Rememberings with her second studio album I Do Not…

September 13, 2023 / Books

Hey! What you doing Saturday evening? Perth is having a night market and Backbeat will be open until 8pm (or later if we’re busy). Perth Tourism describes it as “an…

September 7, 2023 / Books

In honour of short attention spans, small segments of reading time, a love of small things, compact bag space, luggage weight limits and similar constraints, here are some used fiction…

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July 16, 2023 / Books

Today’s book and music pairing is the autobiography Let Love Rule and the album Mama Said by Lenny Kravitz. Let Love Rule is a memoir by Lenny Kravitz that covers…

July 8, 2023 / Books

We’re expanding our new music book selection…whatever your taste, whichever genre you’re into, come by and see what we have in store!