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Mon December 24, 2012
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Storied Cajun Record Shop Is Going Out Of Business

Originally published on Mon December 24, 2012 6:30 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.