Category: Music

May 21, 2022 / Music

It’s a long weekend and we’ve got a bunch of fresh releases to feature today. Yes, the new Harry Styles album is here. We also received several deliveries this week…

May 13, 2022 / Music
May 6, 2022 / Music
May 1, 2022 / Books

This week’s A Nice Pair is for the Leonard Cohen fans out there. What a career he had. He was a writer of profound songs, an artistic award-winning poet and…

April 29, 2022 / Music
April 22, 2022 / Music

Hey Backbeaters! The day is almost here. One more sleep! As promised here is the list of the Record Store Day 2022 releases that we will have in stock. There…

April 20, 2022 / Music

This Saturday April 23rd is Record Store Day! Who’s coming? THE SALE On Saturday you will save 20% off everything in our store! That includes the limited Record Store Day…

April 14, 2022 / Music

We mentioned that we would have lots of fresh releases to dig into this week so let’s get right to it! The long awaited vinyl release of Tool’s “Fear Inoculum”…

April 12, 2022 / Books

We’re back open tomorrow, Wednesday April 13th! We appreciate all the kind messages while we’ve had to have the store closed. It’s going to be a short week because of…

April 6, 2022 / Books

Backbeat remains closed due to Covid. We now hope to reopen next Wednesday, April 13th. We’ll keep you updated…

April 1, 2022 / Books
March 27, 2022 / Books

It’s Sunday which means it’s time for A Nice Pair – book and music pairings to make your weekend more fun!   Today we’re pairing Billie Eilish’s latest album Happier…

March 26, 2022 / Music
March 26, 2022 / Music

It’s Saturday! The new release wall got a full refresh this week with some great new and recent releases. So many recent releases that we couldn’t get them all up…

March 20, 2022 / Books

I love classic jazz on a rainy Saturday afternoon, how about you? This week’s A Nice Pair book and music pairing is Billie Holiday’s penultimate album Lady in Satin and…

March 11, 2022 / Music

It’s Friday! We’ve got a few new vinyl releases to feature today. The latest Amorphis and Jenny Hval are out along with a limited release of the “You’ve Got Mail”…

March 6, 2022 / Books

It’s that time of the week again when we recommend A Nice Pair! Remember back in the day when Michael Jackson burst onto the scene? Who could have ever predicted…

March 4, 2022 / Music

It’s Friday so of course we’ve got some great new and recent releases to feature this week! The latest from Robert Glasper, Spoon and Tears for Fears are now in…