"That was a vision that Tony and I had. It's like being blind but in being blind, you can see more. You close your eyes; you're able to see a place or something that's happening." - Brian Wilson
''I remember Tony talking about 'Stella By Starlight' and he had a certain love for classic songs. I think he saw something-- like being blind then in your head you see a place or a song-- I think we saw that song together. I was, like, how do you explain it? It's a place." - Brian Wilson
''THE STORY BEHIND THE SONG''
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