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superabundance n : a quantity that is more than what is appropriate; "four-year-olds have an overabundance of energy"; "we received an inundation of email" [syn: overabundance, overmuch, overmuchness]

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  1. Having not merely an abundance but an extreme abundance; abundance to a vast degree that seems almost excessive.
    We have not merely an abundance, but a superabundance of enemies at this time; they will need to stand in line to disagree with us.

Extensive Definition

Superabundance is the second full-length album by Young Knives, released in the United Kingdom on March 10 2008. The album reached number twenty-eight in the UK Album Charts.
The tracks "Terra Firma" and "Up All Night" were released as singles prior to the album launch. "Turn Tail" will be the next single to be released, on May 19 2008, with "Counters" or "Light Switch" as other songs for possible future release.
The closing track "Current of the River" is a re-recorded version of the B-side to "She's Attracted To".

Track listing

  1. "Fit 4 U" – 3:16
  2. "Terra Firma" – 2:48
  3. "Up All Night" – 2:58
  4. "Counters" – 4:11
  5. "Light Switch" – 3:47
  6. "Turn Tail" – 4:44
  7. "I Can Hardly See Them" – 3:07
  8. "Dyed in the Wool" – 3:10
  9. "Rue the Days" – 3:46
  10. "Flies" – 1.39
  11. "Mummy Light the Fire" – 4:04
  12. "Current of the River" – 10:34
    • "Long Cool Drinks by the Pool" (hidden track)




Special editions

Bonus DVD

A CD and DVD version is available featuring videos made by the band for each track of the album.

Special 7" Single

A special acoustic version of "Turn Tail" will be released on vinyl. The version was recorded directly onto vinyl in one take, at Westbourne Studios in London. This process is not believed to have been undertaken commercially since the 1970s.


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