Post Delay

Hello my wonderful fans!

You may have noticed I haven’t been posting in a long time. Sadly I have been busy enjoying the great outdoors as Edmonton only has 3 months of summer to enjoy! When winter rolls around, that’s when I’m snow-bound to do my art! 

However I do have a work in progress. This certain individual has a lust for life. I have many different ideas for artists as well. Again, if you’d like to see a particular band, let me know, and I’ll add it to the list. 

With Love,

Amy 

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Amy Vs. Glenn Danzig (The Misfits)

I remember in high school, going through my punk phase looking for bands to listen to, seeing all the punk kids wearing The Crimson Skull shirts. I thought to myself, where the hell is that from? Later on I discover The Misfits. I got two compilation records from the Danzig period for Christmas (very fitting huh?), and I was blown away. The band is all pretty crazy with their style too. I love it! So here’s the original, young Danzig in all his glory. 

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And here’s my version! Super proud of it by the way! 

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Here’s one of my favourite The Misfits songs on the YouTubes!

I also found this! Which I find to be hilarious. I think Henry Rollins would approve. 

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Amy Vs. City and Colour

I remember hearing Save Your Scissors for the first time on Much Music, and I thought to myself… What is this?! This is terrible. That’s right I didn’t like City and Colour when I first heard them. Seeing a pattern now? However, when his Bring Me Your Love album came out, I matured a bit more, and I found it rather enjoyable. In fact I became a full-fledged City and Colour fan. I know too much about this band. Haha! Well here’s the dashing Dallas Green. Continue reading

Amy Vs. The Strokes

I freaking love The Strokes. They’re too fun to sing to. When they first came out, sadly I was going through Jr. High angst and was too busy listening to Linkin Park to notice how awesome this band was. However, I discovered eventually how great they were. So here’s the original photo. They were so young!

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Amy Vs. The Beatles

I remember the dark days before I knew how amazing The Beatles were. The day I finally discovered that, sparked month-long periods where I would listen to nothing but The Beatles (Had lots to catch up on!) I love how sharp they dressed when they were young, and they were all so cute! I can totally see why girls used to go crazy for them back in the day. Here’s the original! (They look so badass in this photo!)

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Amy Vs. Joey Ramone

I remember having a conversation with someone in High School and they told me I didn’t like punk music until I listened to The Ramones. (At the time I was listening to Sum 41 and Billy Talent and thought I had punk cred. *Laughs*). So I said, fine dude! I liked Blitzkrieg Bop, I’m sure I’ll like the rest of their stuff. I was auto-hooked, and have been in love with old school punk ever since.

Joey is one of those guys that I’ve always wanted to draw. There was a guy in my High School that looked just like him and I’d call him Joey all the time… I don’t even remember his real name… So here’s the original! Continue reading

Amy Vs. Henry Rollins

I think Henry Rollins is amazing. He got me into sociology, punk, and politics more (winning combination in my books). He also helped me break out of my naive world-view. I emailed him thanking him for the spark, and he emailed me back with a thank-you and said, “It’s people power or bust.” So here’s the original photo.

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Amy Vs. Death From Above 1979

I love DFA 1979. I remember when I found out about them during their reunion show in Coachella. I was like whoa! That’s a sweet name for a band, they must be loud. I miss loud bands, and I was right! I remember blasting that entire album in my car that summer. Here’s the original picture. Continue reading