Earplugs by Oberhofer
6” x 8” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2019 – Listen on Spotify
The intro starts as vibrant blue on the top left along with brown and black percussion. The highs at 0.05 are light blue and high greens. The vocals begin as bright blue with textured brown (hi-hat) and black percussion. The high synth continues in light blue and high greens. At 0.32 the drums appear as black on the top right. The music shifts to magenta through the chorus along with textured brown guitar and orange highs. At 1.00 the vocals are blue with black drums. The highs are green. At 1.20 the lows are purple in the middle before brown chords and magenta highs. The highs at 1.36 under the vocals are light blue. At 1.48 the drums are black with green and magenta highs. From 2.02 the synth is light blue and brown chords on the bottom left. The vocals return as bright blue and continue through the next section. The high guitar notes at 2.18 are magenta with brown chords. At 2.46 the drums are black on the bottom right. The higher synth and guitar are magenta with blue vocals. At 3.11 the vocals are light blue with magenta and brown guitar. The lows at 3.36 are purple.
This piece is one of a kind and was commissioned for someone special. While the paint may fall differently on the paper, future interpretations of this song will capture the same colours and moments as heard in the song.