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Louisiana Music Factory

421 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2039
+1 504-586-1094
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An excellent record store specializing in music with New Orleans origins.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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421 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2039
Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
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+1 504-586-1094
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"record store"
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"listening stations"
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"huge collection"
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"great store"
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"local artists"
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"frenchman street"
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"jazz fest"
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Reviewed May 10, 2018

While in New Orleans and you check out the music on Frenchman Street do not miss this place! It is full of hard-to-find Louisiana classics.

Thank sidneyclark777
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Reviewed May 4, 2018

This place is impressive! I think this is the best record store I've ever visited. Just good, old-fashioned record store you don't see anymore. They have everything, from CDs and vinyls to t-shirts, posters and tote bags. Magic place. I found a rare CD with...More

Thank Acidov
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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

I am a serious record collector and a specialist music show radio presenter. I visited all of the record shops in New Orleans whilst there, they were all helpful and happily looked through my wants list of rare records EXCEPT this shop, when I politely...More

Thank Alex L
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Reviewed March 22, 2018

A great store with a wide selection of CDs, vinyl, and even some tapes and 8 tracks thrown in there. They have an extensive selection of local artists, and staff who do not make you feel inferior for asking questions! Listening stations available, too. Just...More

Thank Susan K
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Reviewed March 21, 2018

A super collection of Louisiana music of all genres supported by a knowledgeable staff to steer you to lesser known treasures. an't be beat!

Thank foreignwrites
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Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

The amount of new and used albums is amazing. The staff was very helpful in finding us what we were looking for and even gave us more info on the band and where they might be playing tonight.

Thank Fryhype
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Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

I was staying next door to this record shop and was so happy to happen upon it. What a place. They have a huge collection of records and cds, and walking through it felt nostalgic; like going back in time to a better era of...More

Thank Joey613
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Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

Live music playing afternoon visited, 2 artists from Tab Benoit's (blues guitarist from Houma) label Whiskey Bayou Records. Lots of cds even vinyls.

Thank bijoux1919
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Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

Didn’t know what to buy my mother for a gift. The really helpful and knowledgeable ( and patient) guy at the counter suggested a few different local artists to listen to at the listening station and I found the perfect one. Lots of selection of...More

Thank Kulbi
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Reviewed September 8, 2017

This wonderful store is something that is hard to find in most places. The music selection is very thorough particularly if you love Louisiana music and the staff is very knowledgeable.

Thank rickj0hn
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