Sundara Karma ‎– Youth Is Only Ever Fun In Retrospect

Chess Club ‎– CCLP5, RCA Victor ‎– 88985352031
Vinyl, LP, Album, Limited Edition, Clear
CD, Album


A1 A Young Understanding 4:03
A2 Loveblood 3:48
A3 Olympia 4:12
A4 Happy Family 6:02
A5 Flame 3:49
B1 Lose The Feeling 4:13
B2 She Said 3:45
B3 Vivienne 3:50
B4 Be Nobody 2:50
B5 Deep Relief 3:43
B6 Watching From Great Heights 2:57
B7 The Night 4:24
CD-1 A Young Understanding 4:03
CD-2 Loveblood 3:48
CD-3 Olympia 4:12
CD-4 Happy Family 6:02
CD-5 Flame 3:49
CD-6 Lose The Feeling 4:13
CD-7 She Said 3:45
CD-8 Vivienne 3:50
CD-9 Be Nobody 2:50
CD-10 Deep Relief 3:43
CD-11 Watching From Great Heights 2:57
CD-12 The Night 4:24

Companies, etc.



Released on clear vinyl, limited to 750 copies, included CD in a clear PVC wallet.
Lyric inner sleeve.

Small sticker with 'SUNDARA KARMA 88985352031' features in the lower right-hand corner of the front sleeve on the shrink-wrap, as the band name does not feature on the cover artwork.

Track are numbered 1 to 12 on rear of the LP sleeve.

Vintage RCA logo and 88985352031 catalogue number on the CD. Record labels and LP sleeve also feature the Chess Club logo.
CCLP5 catalogue number features on the LP sleeve only.

No writers credits for the music on the sleeve, LP or CD.

Exclusive signed copies were available via pre-order from Sundara Karma Music Glue web-store.
Signed copies have an additional barcode over-stickered on the shrink-wrap.

Made in the EU.

(Track durations from CD display / playing LP at a constant 33⅓ RPM).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 8 89853 52031 2
  • Barcode (Over-stickered On Signed Pre-orders): 8 89853 52391 7
  • Label Code: LC 00316
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, etched): 88985352031 BG40604-01 A1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, etched): 88985352031 BG40604-01 B1
  • Matrix / Runout (CD): manufactured by optimal media GmbH AG40472-01
  • Mastering SID Code (CD): ifpiL575
  • Mould SID Code (CD): IFPI9721
  • Rights Society: BIEM/GEMA



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January 17, 2017
Come the end of 2017 this will be in a lot of top album lists. Incredible album. These guys are going to be HUGE!! Give it a few years but they'll be packing oit stadiums all over the world!