Backbeat Books and Music Posts

August 10, 2013 / Music

We have added over 150 vintage records to the shop this week. Plus, there are still another 300 more to catalog and price over the next week or two. It…

August 9, 2013 / Music

Hey there fine people. It’s Friday and that means we received our new record delivery. A few re-stocks came in (plus all these new titles that we will now stock…

August 9, 2013 / Music

Can you believe it was 25 years ago today, that Wayne Gretzky was traded from the Edmonton Oilers to the LA Kings? It shocked not only hockey fans but almost…

August 6, 2013 / Music

We just re-stocked the used CD browser with 250 more CDs. A good variety of genres and almost all of them are priced at $3.95. To make space we are…

August 4, 2013 / Books
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August 2, 2013 / Music

We have an excellent selection right now of vintage turntables from Dual and JVC, plus a couple amplifiers from Sansui. As always these come with a 30-day warranty. Dual 1210…

August 1, 2013 / Music

Backbeat Books and Music is pleased to announce that the independently released record “DIN” by “Archery Guild” is now available at our store. Check out their website for sample tracks…

August 1, 2013 / Books

Have you read “White Teeth” by Zadie Smith? It’s without a doubt one of the best books I’ve (almost) finished reading in years. Only 144 pages to go till my…

July 26, 2013 / Music

Hey good people. It’s Friday, so it’s that time to spin the black circle. We’ve just received our new vinyl delivery for the week and it’s all fresh to our…

July 23, 2013 / Music

Two new releases we are featuring this week. Both are available on CD and Vinyl. The Love Language – Ruby Red Friends and fans of The Love Language songwriter and…

July 19, 2013 / Books

Too hot to be decisive? Shopping for a gift? Like surprises? Why not be adventurous and pick up one of our “surprise packs” of books? Each wrapped package costs only…

July 19, 2013 / Music
July 16, 2013 / Music

We have been very busy getting new vintage records into the store. This week we have added over 100 albums. In the next few weeks we will be adding over…

July 13, 2013 / Music

Been a little while since we posted about some new vinyl that we’ve added to the collection. Here are some great albums we now stock including the latest Live at…

June 28, 2013 / Books

We will be closed Sunday June 30th and Monday July 1st to celebrate Canada Day!  

June 28, 2013 / Music

Just a quick post to let you all know about some recent arrivals to the vintage vinyl collection that showed up at the store. Check out the photos for some…

June 26, 2013 / Music

Two new vinyl releases this week available at Backbeat Books and Music. Middle Class Rut – Pick Up Your Head Double gatefold vinyl includes two exclusive tracks and digital download…

June 25, 2013 / Books

I don’t know about you, but I don’t always automatically gravitate to breezy beach reads in the summer. I did, however, grab “The Art of Racing in the Rain” by…

June 22, 2013 / Books

Some amazing new books just arrived at the shop! Here’s the rundown:   – “Bodies of Subversion” by Margot Mifflin – “The Hungry Ghosts” by Shayam Selvadurai – “Print Worskhop”…

June 21, 2013 / Music

Our Friday record delivery was a little thin on new items but we still got in some great LPs to add to our ever expanding selection. Miles Davis – Quiet…

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June 12, 2013 / Music

The Spin-Clean MK II record washer system is now available at Backbeat Books and Music. Spin-Clean Record Washer MKII