Second Line

Dawn Richard


Second Line is electronic futurism fused with soul music and the roots of New Orleans. We have it here on white splatter in clear vinyl.

Nutrition Facts

VMP Exclusive Pressing

This record was pressed by VMP and you can't get this specific variation anywhere else.

Exclusive Features

color White splatter in clear
foil stamped Yes
numbered Yes

Other Features

download code Yes
exclusive VMP Exclusive
jacket style Mirror Board
jacket type Gatefold
label Merge
mastering engineer Alex Komlos
mastering studio Templebase Studios
pressing location Precision Record Pressing (PRP)
release type New Release

By the Numbers


1LP

format

2021

original release year

331/3
rpm

speed

500

total pressing quantity

12
inch

vinyl size

standard

weight

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Description


Much like Dawn Richard, the New Orleans–born artist who created it, Second Line is an unapologetic genre bender that pushes boundaries, expands possibilities, and shatters expectations. It’s more than just an album: Second Line is a cohesive sensory experience that questions traditional ideas of sound, production, and visual aesthetics as they relate to music. 

Its interlocking parts tell an epic story about the quest for artistic expression, with Dawn describing her project as “a movement to bring pioneering Black women in electronic music to the forefront.”She elaborates further: “You never see women appreciated as producers and artists alike—especially Black women in the electronic space. The time is now for us to start recognizing their talent, not only in electronic music but in all genres. I wanna be the reason why a young Black girl from the South can be whoever she wants to be musically, visually, and artistically.”

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Tracklist


More Music, Less Stress

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