My Hero by The Foo Fighters
8” x 10” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2019 – Listen along on Spotify
The intro starts with black drums on the top left. At 0.07 the bass is purple with the guitar and hi-hat in textured brown. From 0.13 the highest chords are bright green with lows blues, particularly from 0.18. The bass at 0.31 is purple with brown guitar and hi-hat textures. The drums continue in black. The vocals appear as bright blue with vibrant green and magenta highs in the guitar. At 0.59 the lows are dark blue with purple bass and high greens continuing. The drums are strong blacks with brown hi-hat as at 1.11on the middle right. At 1.24 the notes are blue. The verse is blue across the middle with distinctive bright green highs in the electric guitar. At 1.55 the guitar is dark blue on the middle left with purple bass. The guitar and vocals are blue in the mid-range with high green. The hi-hat is brown, as is the texture of the guitar chords, while the drums are black. At 2.19 the lows are dark blue. The highs are 2.23 are bright green on the middle left. The chords are blue. At 2.31 the hi-hat is brown with black at 2.43-2.48. The blue continues in the vocals and guitar with magenta highs. The percussion continues in brown and black with purple bass. The highs through the outro are green with twangs of purple strings.
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.