Category: Stationery

June 28, 2017 / Books
June 15, 2017 / Books

Two important days are just around the corner…Father’s Day is this coming Sunday and the end (the real end!) of the school year is nearly here for the kindergarten and…

April 12, 2017 / Books
January 24, 2017 / Books

Backbeat will be closed for some much-needed mid-winter R&R from Monday, January 30th to Thursday, February 9th. We’ll be back to our usual seven days a week schedule and happy…

December 24, 2016 / Books
December 22, 2016 / Books
December 19, 2016 / Books

There’s still plenty of time to get to Backbeat! Here are our holiday hours over the next couple of weeks: Monday, December 19: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, December…

December 8, 2016 / Books

Show some love for your favourite record and book store by wearing a Backbeat t-shirt! These super comfy shirts are ready to go out the door, over your face and…

December 5, 2016 / Stationery

Of course at Backbeat our focus is on books and vinyl, but we also sell some amazing greeting cards. We’ve been stocking the beautiful ecojot cards for a couple years…

November 29, 2016 / Stationery

Looking for the perfect way to personalize your gifts? We just brought in these super cool stamp sets by Yellow Owl Workshop. Okay, we got a little excited and opened…

November 22, 2016 / Books
November 11, 2016 / Books

Next Thursday November 17th, come hang out with us at Backbeat in the dark. We’ll be open until 7:00pm that evening. The first five customers after 5:00pm will receive a…

June 30, 2016 / Books

We will be closed tomorrow for Canada Day. Have a great day. See you Saturday!

June 18, 2016 / Books

When I remind you that tomorrow is Father’s Day, is your first reaction one of forgetfulness and panic? No worries, check out “Dad Magazine”. Just like your own dad, it’s…

February 24, 2016 / Books

The snow out there today is beautiful and all, but it’s just so…white. What today needs is some colour! Good thing we just got more Staedtler pencil crayons in stock.…

February 20, 2016 / Books

Hey good people, we would like to show you the new look Backbeat, let’s call it Backbeat remastered. We hope when you visit the shop you dig the new layout.…

February 4, 2016 / Books

We just want to let all of our loyal customers know that we’re closing our doors on Monday… …but we’re reopening on Friday! (See what we did there?!) That’s right,…

November 29, 2015 / Stationery

We’ve recently expanded our greeting card offerings and want to introduce you to cards by Dani Press! When it comes to stationery at the shop, we’re pretty damn picky and…

November 23, 2015 / Books
October 11, 2015 / Books

Just a quick post to let you know that we will be closed on Monday October 12th, 2015 for Thanksgiving.

August 26, 2015 / Books

                  Well, it’s that time of the year once again…and Backbeat’s got all (the cool stuff) you need for September – for…

May 6, 2015 / Books

Feeling stuck for a gift idea for your Mom this Mother’s Day? How about… – “Huckleberry: Recipes, Stories and Secrets from Our Kitchen” by Zoe Nathan (currently 70% off!) Everything…

April 21, 2015 / Stationery

We’ve had such a great response to our ecojot stationery that we’ve expanded our selection! We’ve got a much wider range of greeting cards and journals to choose from now.…

April 19, 2015 / Books

The winners from our Record Store Day draw have all been called and messages left. They are: Chris V. – Pro-ject Elemental turntable Matt H. – flook d. doo record…