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Let's Go Away For Awhile
Written by: Brian Wilson
Produced by: Brian Wilson
Recording date: January 18, 1966
Take Number: 18
Master Number: #55557
Lead Vocal by: Instrumental
Originally appeared on: Pet Sounds
Subsequently appeared on: Journey Through The Past Soundtrack
Recorded at Western Studios
Brian stated in 1967 that it was "the most satisfying peice of music I've ever made."
Lyrics were apparently written, although Tony Asher knows nothing of them
12 violins, piano, 4 saxes, oboe, vibes, guitar with a coke bottle on the strings on this track
The greatest instrumental in rock history?
B-side with: Good Vibrations
Released on: October 10 1966
Reached: Did not chart
Live at the Roxy version
Pet Sounds Live version
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