I have created a strip down version of http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/369821/Simple-CRUD-Using-Backbone-js-in-ASP-NET-MVC-Razor. Look at the View folder there is another folder named StoreManager. Genres.cshtml is inside this folder. There is a line to include the backbone file.
When you look into the script folder there is a folder named SoreManager too and there is a JQuery backbone file Genre.js inside it.
In order to see the effect the string StoreManager/Genres need to append to the url. For example,
append it StoreManager/Genres so it will become
This sample will run in VS 11.