My Baby by Cold Chisel
4” x 6” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen along on Spotify
The drums start as black on the top left with bright blue guitar and purple bass. The twangs from 0.16 are hints of brown along with blue. The highs at 0.30 are green. The vocals appear as bright blue with light blue piano. As 0.46 the vocals are blue and move to magenta on the notes as at 0.53 on the top right. The vocals continue as blue through the middle. From 1.19 the backup vocals and piano are light blue. At 1.33 the guitar and vocals at 1.31 are magenta on the bottom left. The music continues from 1.47 as blue in the middle with purple bass and light blue piano. From 2.17 the saxophone solo is purple with magenta on the highest notes. The vocals return through the final section in blue with green electric guitar highs and light blue piano.
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.