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I Just Wasn't Made For These Times
Written by: Brian Wilson/Tony Asher
Produced by: Brian Wilson
Recording date: 14 February 1966. Vocals added 10 March 1966 and 13 April 1966
Take Number: 6
Master Number: #55598
Lead Vocal by: Brian
Originally appeared on: Pet Sounds
Subsequently appeared on: Good Vibrations (box set)
Music track recorded at Gold Star Studios
Brian on the 1990 CD release of "Pet Sounds". "It's about a guy who was crying out because he thought he was too advanced, and that he'd eventually have to leave people behind. All my friends thought I was crazy to do Pet Sounds"
This song is an eerie but brilliant summary of Brian's life.
First use of the Theremin on a rock record (probably)
0:05 Odd laughter sound
2:17 Someone says "Stop"? or something else with an "s" sound
Pet Sounds Live version
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