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The Warmth Of The Sun
Written by: Brian Wilson/Mike Love
Produced by: Brian Wilson
Recording date: January 1, 1964
Master Number: #51180
Lead Vocal by: Brian
Originally appeared on: Shut Down Volume 2
Subsequently appeared on: Endless Summer; Summer Dreams; Good Vibrations
Written by Brian and Mike on November 23, 1963; only hours after President Kennedy was assassinated. Brian had just broken up with his first serious girlfriend. Brian describes it as a "spriritual song" on his notes for the Surfer Girl
/Shut Down 2 two-fer release.
0:39 Something, maybe just a breath, or an edit right channel only
0:40 Sounds like Brian singing "Today" probably bleedthrough, right channel only
1:30-1:31 Somebody says something (counting?)
B-side with: Dance, Dance, Dance
Released on: November 1964
Reached: Did not chart
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