Too Much, Too Little, Too Late (EP)

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Too Much, Too Little, Too Late
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Released14 September 1998
RecordedMaison Rouge/Chapel and Eden Studios
Genre Power pop, cover version
Length7:45 (7"/cass)/12:51 (CD)
Label Polydor
Producer Al Clay/Silver Sun
Silver Sun chronology
B Is For Silver Sun
Too Much, Too Little, Too Late
Neo Wave

Too Much, Too Little, Too Late was a 1998 EP and single by the British power pop band Silver Sun. The title track was a cover of the John Vallins song that was US #1 hit for Johnny Mathis and Deniece Williams. It was the biggest commercial success to date for the band reaching #20 in the UK Singles Chart. [1]


The B-side of the single and the two bonus tracks on the CD version were also cover versions: "Xanadu" was originally by Rush, "You Made Me Realise" was by My Bloody Valentine and "I'm a Dick" was originally by The Muffs. [2]

Track listing

7-inch single, cassette

  1. "Too Much, Too Little, Too Late" (N.Kipner, J.Vallins) 3:43
  2. "Xanadu" (Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson & Neil Peart) 4:02

CD single

  1. "Too Much, Too Little, Too Late" (N.Kipner, J.Vallins) 3:43
  2. "Xanadu" (Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson & Neil Peart) 4:02
  3. "You Made Me Realise" (Kevin Shields) 3:26
  4. "I'm a Dick" (Kim Shattuck) 1:40


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  1. Silver Sun, Chart Stats, retrieved 2010-05-30
  2. Strong, Martin C. (2003) "Silver Sun", in The Great Indie Discography, Canongate, ISBN   1-84195-335-0, p. 971