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October 16, 2022 / Books

This week’s A Nice Pair is for all of you plant lovers. We recommend listening to Mort Garson’s Mother Earth’s Plantasia with Michael Pollan’s book This Is Your Mind on…

July 24, 2022 / Books

Just because you have little ones around doesn’t mean you have to be stuck into the kid music zone. What is Punk? by Eric Morse is fun introduction to a…

May 6, 2022 / Music
April 22, 2022 / Music

Hey Backbeaters! The day is almost here. One more sleep! As promised here is the list of the Record Store Day 2022 releases that we will have in stock. There…

November 25, 2021 / Books
November 5, 2021 / Music

Hey Backbeaters! Another week with another fresh batch of new releases. The latest Snail Mail “Valentine” is here, it’s the sophomore album that marks the first new music from Lindsey…

July 16, 2021 / Music
July 3, 2021 / Music
June 11, 2021 / Music
May 7, 2021 / Music

Happy Friday! That means new releases and holy smokes there are a load of new releases that have come in this week. Just want to start browsing now? You’ll need…

November 17, 2019 / Books
September 11, 2019 / Books

These will all be hitting the shelves soon! (These are just the fiction books – there are lots more…) Backbeat Recommended Reads in this lot include: 13 Ways of Looking…

February 28, 2019 / Music
December 12, 2018 / Books
November 7, 2018 / Books

Here’s a random assortment of the latest new books we’ve brought in. So many of these varied titles are on my (never-ending) to-read list! The Boss was eagerly awaiting The…

November 3, 2018 / Music
September 11, 2018 / Books

I had the great opportunity to see Miriam Toews read and speak last night as part of the Ottawa International Writers Festival. If you know me at all, you know…

November 23, 2017 / Music
September 22, 2017 / Music
June 23, 2017 / Music
April 12, 2017 / Music
January 13, 2017 / Books

Last week, we showed you the one-of-a-kind Tree of Codes die-cut wonderpiece by Jonathan Safran Foer. Today, we bring you three more super unique books all currently available at Backbeat.…

December 16, 2016 / Music
December 15, 2016 / Books

Holidays should be about relaxing, unwinding and doing whatever makes you happiest – not stressing over gifts. Seriously, there are more important things to think about. Like deciding which record…

August 26, 2016 / Music