Nothing Matters When We’re Dancing by The Magnetic Fields
8” x 10” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen on Spotify
The intro begins as oranges with yellow highs on the top left. From 0.06 magenta notes appear before purple and blue vocals. From 0.37 the vocals turn to magenta with warm backup vocals in magenta and orange. The high guitar is yellow. From 0.56 the vocals are magenta before orange from 0.59-1.09 in the middle left. The vocals return as purple and blue. The lowest notes are deeper purples. From 1.35 the backup vocals are magenta with purple and blue vocals. From 1.55 the backup is magenta and high oranges on the bottom. The ukulele is also orange. The vocals through the outro are blue and 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.