Backbeat Book and Music

Backbeat Books and Music

I’ve been taking day trips to smaller towns in the Ottawa Valley this summer.  Naturally, I check out the local record store.  While in Perth, it was suggested that I …

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Vinyl Revival in South Africa

I came across this news clip when reading about the vinyl revival in South Africa.  Fascinating that South African news is linking back to a Kansas City TV news story. …

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Beats 1 and the Record Store

I was intrigued when I saw the headline “Apple Beats 1 chief wants to rekindle the record-store romance”.  I was thinking this is cool.  Apple and Apple Music is close …

Sunrise Records on Yonge Street

Sunrise Records.

With HMV selling off stock and closing up shop, Sunrise Records is preparing to take over about 70 HMV leases What do we know about Sunrise Records. From their website …

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More on Sunrise and Vinyl

How will you make so many new stores profitable by 2018, as pledged? It’s a few things. One, it’s having the right product the customer wants, so definitely a lot of …