Premiere Sundara Karma share ‘Happy Family’ from forthcoming debut, ‘Youth Is Only Ever Fun In Retrospect’

The LP is out next month.

With just weeks to go until of Sundara Karma’s debut album, ‘Youth Is Only Ever Fun In Retrospect’ is unleashed to the world, the band - who completely ‘smashed it’ on the DIY Readers’ Poll, as some would say - are sharing another track from the record.

‘Happy Family’ is an Americana-infused stomp, following on from indie dancefloor smasher ‘She Said’ and live favourite ‘Olympia’. Spoiler: this record’s ‘a bit of alright’.

Of the song, frontman Oscar Lulu says: “When writing I tend not to have any clue where the song is going, it’s only once the song’s been written that I find the meaning or sense in it. Unwittingly it turned out to be the saddest song on the record.”

‘Youth Is Only Ever Fun In Retrospect’ is released on 6th January. Sundara Karma tour the UK from later that month, including dates in support of Two Door Cinema Club.

JANUARY
24 Birmingham O2 Academy
25 Cambridge Corn Exchange
27 Manchester O2 Apollo
30 Leeds O2 Academy
31 Newcastle O2 Academy

FEBRUARY
2 Liverpool Guild of Students
3 Glasgow Barrowland
4 Glasgow Barrowland
6 Southampton O2 Guildhall
7 Bristol O2 Academy
9 London Alexandra Palace
10 London Alexandra Palace
11 Birmingham Rainbow
12 Liverpool O2 Academy
13 Sheffield Leadmill
15 Newcastle University of Northumbria
16 Manchester Albert Hall
17 Glasgow Garage
18 Leeds University
19 Reading 3Sixty
20 Leicester O2 Academy
22 Portsmouth Wedgwood Rooms
23 Cardiff University
24 London O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire

Tickets are on sale now.

Listen to ‘Happy Family’ below:

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