Second Motion Records


Schoolkids has their own record label called Second Motion Records.

Second Motion was started in May 2008 and has released albums by artists such as: The Church, Tommy Keene, Swervedriver, Bettie Serveert, Gemma Hayes, Brian Vander Ark, The Latebirds, Adam Franklin & Bolts of Melody among others.  Past artists that we have worked with in a management or administrative capacity are: Athenaeum, Collapsis, Hobex, Daniel Lanois, New Model Army, The Walls and Emm Gryner.

Second Motion started off the heels of Eleven Thirty Records, where we worked with artists such as: Concrete Blonde, The Hothouse Flowers, David Mead, The Alarm, Tanya Donnelly, AJ Croce, The Gourds & Maria McKee as well as Yep Roc Recording artist, Liam Finn, The Cake Sale & Bell X1.

In Nov 2012 the label will release "Yearling" from Portland, OR's The Parson Red Heads.

sample the single "Burning Up The Sky" here


for more information please visit our label's website at:

The ChurchTommy KeeneBettie ServeertAdam Franklin & Bolts of MelodyLatebirdsSwervedriver