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'Brian Wilson is a Genius': The Birth of a Cult

Barney Hoskyns, The Independent, 1 September 1995

ONE OF THE key moments in I Just Wasn’t Made For These Times, record producer Don Was’s black-and-white film about Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys, is a sequence of home-movie footage accompanied by a home-recorded demo of a song called ‘Still I Dream Of It’.

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