Furr by Blitzen Trapper
4” x 6” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2019 – Listen on Spotify
The intro starts as warm browns on the top left along with orange on the highest notes. The lowest chords are reds. The vocals are textured browns and continue throughout the song. From 0.16 the highs are orange with magenta on the vocals as at 0.18. The high guitar continues in orange with the brown vocals. At 0.58 and 1.03 the low notes are red with orange highs. From 1.14 the harmonica is magenta with strong reds. The vocals continue in brown with orange howls. At 1.34 the synth below the vocals are low purples. From 1.47 the high magenta harmonica returns on the middle right before brown vocals. The high guitar continues in orange with brown vocals. From 2.42 the harmonica is magenta on the bottom right along with the howling and sample at 2.56. At 3.19 and 3.50 the harmonica is again magenta with low purple bass. The vocals are brown throughout, including through the final section. The drums are black.
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.