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Staying Home: Brian Wilson

Derek Grant, Melody Maker, 21 November 1970

"IT WAS A MISTAKE but I had to try it. After about half an hour I realised I couldn't go on. My ears hurt, I started feeing dizzy and I told the guys I couldn't go on. I had to stop because it felt like I was killing myself."

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