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Mon December 24, 2012
Storied Cajun Record Shop Is Going Out Of Business
Originally published on Mon December 24, 2012 4:30 am
Record shops have been closing across the country in recent years, victims of the digital music revolution. But the closing of Floyd's Record Shop in Ville Platte, La., is different. For 56 years, Floyd's hasn't just sold records, it has helped revitalize Cajun music. Floyd's is closing its doors for good on Christmas Eve.