Wednesday, April 23, 2008

April is still in the house.

A few stragglers in this week:

Excepter - Debt Dept. (Paw Tracks)

Wye Oak - If Children (Merge)

Billy Bragg - Mr. Love & Justice (Anti-)

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

More new stuff in now

As if THAT weren't enough:

Constantines - Kensington Heights (Arts & Crafts)

Tapes n Tapes - Walk it Off (XL)

M83 - Saturdays=Youth (Mute)

The Breeders - Mountain Battles (4AD)

Nick Cave & Bad Seeds - Dig Lazarus Dig (Anti-)

Los Campesinos - Hold on Now Youngster (Arts & Crafts)

Black Keys - Attack and Release (Nonesuch)

Record Store Day SJ edition.

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Monday, April 14, 2008


It's nice to see that out of these five, three are east coast stores... we loves our music bye!! (That was for the benefit our Central and Western friends who might be listening in).

Win or lose, we'll be celebrating Record Store Day on Saturday April 19th... featuring this special event in Fredericton:

More on these artists:

Slate Pacific
Scott MacDonald
Piper Perabo

Thanks to everyone whose been voting... keep up the good work... and we hope to see you on Saturday.

Wednesday, April 09, 2008


Some of you might already know this, but CBC3 has an open poll to decide the best indie record store(s) in Canada... and Backstreet has passed through to the third round putting us in the top ten.

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If you want to help us through to the top five you can go here:

You have to register and log in... but it's fast and simple.

It's an honour just being nominated... but winning feels good too!!

Tuesday, April 08, 2008

More April, More Warm

A few more goodies for you baddies.

The Kills - Midnight Boom (Domino)

Dodos - Visiter (French Kiss)

Retribution Gospel Choir - S/T (Caldo Verde)

Sun Kil Moon
- April (Caldo Verde)

Apples in Stereo - Electronic Projects... (Yep Roc)

Sera Cahoone - Only as the Day is Long (Sub Pop)

Wednesday, April 02, 2008


Not only are these in... they are for sale!!!!

Blood Meridian - Liquidate Paris (Elevation)

Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago (Jagjaguwar)

Dead Meadow - Old Growth (Matador)

Evangelista - Hello, Voyager (Constellation)

Growing - Lateral (Social Registry)

Ladyhawk - Shots (Jagjaguwar)

Silver Mt. Zion - 13 Blues for 13 Moons (Constellation)

Throw Me the Statue - Moonbeams (Secretly Canadian)

Gutter Twins - Saturnalia (Sub Pop)

Why? - Alopecia (Anticon)

Grand Theft Bus - Made Upwards (Forward)

Laura Barrett - Earth Sciences (Paper Bag)

Crystal Castles - S/T (Last Gang)

Mike Doughty - Golden Delicious (ATO)

Sarah Slean - Baroness

Tom Fun Orchestra - You Will Land With a Thud

Jim White - Transnormal Skipperoo (Luaka Bop)