French rock label's
cool record store
Born Bad Records5
Why locals love it
Ever since it was founded in 2006, this label has gained a reputation for representing everything fresh in the French rock scene. The shop itself has all forms of rock music vinyls and CDs. Garage, punk, new wave, old wave, electro and even rockabilly are all amply represented. It's a must-visit place for every rock music aficionado.
Why you should visit it
Born Bad Records has released over 60 albums and counting. At minimum this guarantees visitors French rock they’ve never heard of, though the shop owner's taste is everywhere. Vintage rock from South America, used Japanese vinyls, new German records – a bit of world history mixed with the new releases doesn’t disappoint even the regulars.
Born Bad has a small boutique a couple of streets over on rue Keller. They sell cool T-shirts and other funky gear, books and toys etc.