Record Stores on Highway 53: Deaf Ear Records in La Crosse

Manager Tina Melvin describes how Deaf Ear Records became a landmark in La Crosse’s downtown, and how collecting records can fill a void in a person’s life.

Fun Fact: Deaf Ear’s best-selling used record is the same as Revival Records in Eau Claire’s best-selling used record — Fleetwood Mac’s Rumours.

Part One: Vinyl Cave in Superior
Part Two: Revival Records in Eau Claire

Deaf Ear Records
112 Fourth St. S.
La Crosse WI 54601



about 8 years ago

This is a site about Duluth. Not a Wisconsin record store blog.

Paul Lundgren

about 8 years ago

There have been posts about Madeline Island, Grand Marais, Big Top Chautauqua, the Iron Range and on and on since the beginning of this blog. 

Duluth is indeed the center of our universe, but there is a lot of stuff worth exploring on the edges of that universe.


about 8 years ago

This is a site about Duluth. Part of why Duluth is awesome is that we appreciate cool things that are not limited to the city borders, such as interesting things that are only a day-trip away.


about 8 years ago

Yes, 218, don't be snarky, I like reading about these things.  It's also good to know that I am not the only person still obsessed with Rumours and Stevie Nicks.

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about 8 years ago

Concur.  Duluth is awesome because it is a nexus, not because it is isolated.

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