Backbeat Books and Music Posts

March 22, 2019 / Music

It’s Friday so that means we have more new music for you to check out this weekend! There’s a few late to arrive recent releases but we are sure glad…

March 20, 2019 / Books

While we’re waiting for the last of the snow to leave for another year, we can gaze at these spring-like covers. Don’t you just want to jump right into all…

March 19, 2019 / Music

It’s time for another “flippin’ video” of the latest batch of used/vintage vinyl to hit the bins.       See you soon!

March 14, 2019 / Books

We’ve just acquired our biggest selection of used music books so far and trust me, you won’t want to miss out! Here’s where you’ll find musician autobiographies, biographies by prominent…

March 11, 2019 / Music
March 10, 2019 / Books

We are closed today (March 10, 2019) because of the weather. Sorry for any inconvenience. We tried, but had to turn it around and head back home.

March 9, 2019 / Music
March 7, 2019 / Books

For those of you who love piles of books, here are the latest ones we’ve just brought in. Actually, it’s just a sampling – these are just the fiction selections,…

March 5, 2019 / Books

There are lots of storylines and characters that we all know and recognize from classic tales. But what if the plots and people we know so well were flipped on…

March 1, 2019 / Books

Oh, right…spring’s just around the corner!

February 28, 2019 / Music
February 27, 2019 / Books

It was so fun hearing from you last week – thank you so much for all of the required reading memories! I now I have an amazing array of choices…

February 22, 2019 / Music
February 20, 2019 / Books

As a bookseller, I’m often asked to give recommendations, but this time I’m asking for you to get interactive! Can you help a girl out? I’m doing a reading challenge…

February 14, 2019 / Books

Ah, Valentine’s Day…one of the most polarizing of holidays. Whatever mood you’re in, we’ve got you covered.

February 6, 2019 / Books

There are a whole bunch of books that are slated to hit both the small and big screens this year. Here are just some of the books we have in…

February 1, 2019 / Music
January 26, 2019 / Music

It’s the weekend so we have a couple new releases to feature plus Buzzcocks 40th anniversary re-issues have also dropped. A quick list of restocks and additions will be after…

January 24, 2019 / Books

Reading about finding treasured books in a favourite used bookstore and the pleasure of being surrounded by books while reading, surrounded by treasured books in my favourite used bookstore.

January 20, 2019 / Books

A quick update about our winter hours: we’re open as usual through the rest of January, we’ll be closed on Sundays and Mondays throughout February for some much-needed rest/family time,…