Das Rheingold Is a monumental undertaking.
It's James' world; we just live in it.That wonderful sound you heard last night - that distinct lack of atonal screeching that used to climb up your spine like a mongoose wearing stiletto heels - was the sound of a Jacob-free American Idol. What a beautiful thing. I'm not sure which was more ... More >>
Louis-Auguste BissonToday is Fredric Chopin's 201st birthday, although some sources claim he was actually born on February 22. Chopin's incredible nocturnes, pale complexion, consumption, and melancholy outlook have more than once prompted Rocks Off to christen him the Original Goth. He rema ... More >>
Franz Liszt, 19th-century composer/Alpha PimpRocks Off is an avid collector of all things bizarre and occult. Some people draw their spiritual beliefs from The Bible, marveling at its miracles and lessons. For us, the holy text was Charles Berlitz's World of Strange Phenomena. One of our fav ... More >>
All Lit Up Again
Overpowering the piano
Ballet's sensual Dracula is deep, dark and a bit clotted
The Ballet's Dracula sets the mood for something special