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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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Hours Today: 11:00 - 20:00
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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"
in 6 reviews
"listening stations"
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"huge collection"
in 2 reviews
"great store"
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"local artists"
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"jazz fest"
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"frenchman street"
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"french quarter"
in 7 reviews
"cd"
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"browsing"
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"recording"
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"collectibles"
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"cat"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 2 March 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 20 February 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 28 January 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 19 November 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 8 September 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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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

My son and I stopped bye and they took great care of us. They helped find the vinyl we were looking for. We were also excited to hear the band we had encountered on the street had recently recorded a record. Very nice service indeed!

Thank bhoke
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Reviewed 9 June 2017

The Louisiana Music factory is an amazing place. It's collection of records is outstanding particularly for regional music. They also have live in story performances.

Thank wrightsamwright
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some of the most revered live music venues in New
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