Floyd’s Record Shop in Ville Platte, Louisiana, is now closed.  Floyd Soileau is the mastermind behind the music labels, Swallow (Cajun), Maison de Soul (zydeco), Jin (swamp pop), and Kom-A-Day (comedy).  Here’s the transcript of a story from NPR.   And here’s their own history of the shop.  Fortunately, their mail order service, Flat Town Music, is still active.  Floyd’s Record Shop, Ville Platte, LA.

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