Backbeat Books and Music Posts

October 11, 2013 / Stationery

We just got the “Nudes of Mississippi Mills” 2014 calendar in stock today! This cheeky calendar features some local brave souls who showcase both the natural beauty of the area…

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October 11, 2013 / Books

Between the Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlist announcement and Alice Munro’s Nobel Prize for Literature, it’s been an extraordinary week for Canadian authors! We just got a shipment of new books…

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October 10, 2013 / Books

As I’m sure you’ve heard by now, Alice Munro is the first Canadian woman to have been awarded the prestigious Nobel Prize for Literature! If you’ve been to our shop…

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October 9, 2013 / Music

We have had lots of customers asking for guitar picks and strings. Our Backbeat guitar strings have been in stock for a few months now and we have just received…

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October 2, 2013 / Music
September 27, 2013 / Music

Hello good people! We’ve received some fine new releases this week, some exclusive to vinyl and others available on both CD and vinyl. Take a break and check out some…

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September 20, 2013 / Music