Tag: shop

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…

January 4, 2017 / Books

The best thing about secondhand shopping is the potential for discovering treasures. On that note, our latest special addition (or is that edition?) to our rare books section is this…

December 16, 2016 / Music
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 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…

October 26, 2016 / Music
October 21, 2016 / Music
October 3, 2016 / Books

When you shop for books, do you usually have something in mind or do you prefer to browse and see which books call out to you? When a customer is…

September 28, 2016 / Books

We’re all about encouraging reading, so we’ve made room for some sale racks. While we already think we have pretty great prices on our used books, you can find even…

September 16, 2016 / Music
September 9, 2016 / Music
August 7, 2016 / Books

When you own a shop that sells secondhand books, you come across a lot of treasures and fun things that the previous owners left inside them. We’ve come across old…

June 11, 2016 / Music - Vinyl
May 21, 2016 / Music
April 15, 2016 / Music
March 11, 2016 / Music
March 9, 2016 / Music
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 23, 2016 / Music
February 22, 2016 / Music
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
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,…

January 8, 2016 / Music

Hey Backbeaters, we received a few deliveries of new vinyl this week so have finally got the new record browser loaded back up after the holidays. Lots of our regularly…

December 12, 2015 / Music