Backbeat Books and Music Posts

December 1, 2013 / Books

Don’t miss out on our biggest sale of the year…you’ll regret it for sure if you do. Save on CDs, vinyl, books and come in for the absolute best deals…

November 30, 2013 / Books

We just want to thank all of our amazing customers for coming out yesterday to our Black Friday/Record Store Day event. You traveled from near and far, trudged through cold…

November 28, 2013 / Music

We hope all the kids enjoyed their snow day yesterday! It was perfect snow in the morning for building snowmen and forts. So now tht the snow seems like it…

November 27, 2013 / Music
November 26, 2013 / Music
November 25, 2013 / Music
November 22, 2013 / Music
November 22, 2013 / Music
November 21, 2013 / Books - Review

We just wanted to remind you of a great event coming up in a few days, co-sponsored by Backbeat Books, Music & Gifts that’s taking place at the Studio Theatre…

November 16, 2013 / Books

Our one-of-a-kind surprise three-packs of books have shed their summery white tissue paper and are now wrapped up in warm wooly owls and ribbons, ready for the gift-giving season. You…

November 16, 2013 / Books

What are you reading this weekend? If you’re looking for some suggestions, you’ve come to the right place! How about: – “Pure Gold Baby” by Margaret Drabble – already a…

November 13, 2013 / Music
November 10, 2013 / Music

The day after American Thanksgiving is that crazy crazy shopping day we all see go down on the news where people still getting over all the indulgence of Thanksgiving line…

November 9, 2013 / Books

With the holidays sneaking upon us like the first cool flakes of snow, we have brought in a very special linen-bound edition of The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien, illustrated by Jemima…

November 6, 2013 / Books
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October 31, 2013 / Books

We now have all of the Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlisted books in stock! Show your support of our amazing Canadian authors and see if your favourite wins on November 5th.…

October 29, 2013 / Music

Arcade Fire – Reflektor – Limited Edition CD or Double Vinyl – AVAILABLE TODAY! Today Arcade Fire has released their highly anticipated new album REFLEKTOR. The album was produced by…

October 28, 2013 / Music
October 27, 2013 / Music

Sad news today. Lou Reed has died he was 71. His music whether it was with the Velvet Underground or his solo work has alway had a special place in…

October 24, 2013 / Books

The leaves have all but blown off the trees and there’s a definite chill in the air…it’s perfect book weather! We’ve got some heartwarming stories just in, gorgeous cookbooks to…

October 22, 2013 / Books

Today is the day that all of you Veronica Roth fans have been waiting for…Allegiant is finally here! And, because you’ve been so patient, Backbeat is offering this title at…

October 18, 2013 / Music

Good day, If you’ve been by the store this week you may have noticed that our sweet old jukebox is gone. It was sold and moved into a new home…

October 17, 2013 / Books