And that¡¯s precisely the point of ¡°Dee Snider¡¯s Rock & Roll Christmas Tale,¡± a full-blown stage musical written by and starring the Twisted Sister frontman, which makes its world premiere in Chicago on Nov. 4. ¡°Put your name above the title. I learned that from ¡®Spinal Tap¡¯,¡± Snider said during a recent chat on a sunny fall day in Chicago. ¡°We¡¯re at a point in history where virtually every generation has been raised on rock. I¡¯m a grandfather, and I was raised on rock. My grandkids are raised on rock. I was like, I think there¡¯s a place for a rock and roll Christmas story.¡± For the 59-year-old icon of head-banging metal rock, writing a Broadway musical is part and parcel of his constant reinvention. Gone (except for the occasional Twisted reunion show) is the ¡¯80s Snider, with the electrified flowing locks, blue eye shadow and red lipstick, and the rest of the metal-inspired costuming that defined his persona for nearly 20 years. These days Snider is all about style, a more chic-metal fashion sense, charitable giving, reality television (¡°Celebrity Wife Swap¡±; ¡°Celebrity Apprentice¡± where he ¡°got fired from a fake job so [he] was only fake bummed out.¡±), radio, movies, book writing, and plenty of rock music to be made, some if it with a Christmas twist..
mont blanc pen The jerseys were autographed and auctioned after the game at nhl.com, with proceeds benefiting the Mario Lemieux Foundation and Research at UPMC CancerCenter, Partner with University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute. "This is our night for Hockey Fights Cancer. This is a big month around the league and everyone is showing their support on different nights,¡± said Penguins captain Sidney Crosby. ¡°The fact that we have someone that we can look across the room and support here, it's the case, so it probably means a little more knowing you got a guy on your team that's going through something like that. But I think in some ways, it's affected everyone at some point so it's real nice we're able to do this." Earlier this week, the team announced that defenseman Olli Maatta will have thyroid surgery next week to remove a potentially cancerous tumor.
mont blanc pen Jones and the Kings defense held the hosts at bay in the second period on just six shots, but failed to back that effort by coming up empty on 10 shots against Fleury. Kunitz struck again to extend Pittsburgh's lead to 3-0 at 9:24 of the third, following up a Sidney Crosby rebound and scoring from a sharp angle to the left of the Kings' net near the goal line. "It feels good to contribute," Kunitz said. Game Notes Kunitz recorded his first multi-goal effort since last March 10 against the Capitals ... Malkin's assist was his 400th career helper ... Fleury posted his second shutout of the season and extended his team record with his 30th career whitewash ... Prior to the contest, the Kings recalled forward David van der Gulik from Manchester of the American Hockey League, while the Penguins recalled forward Jayson Megna from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.4.9 (from 1945 reviews) 63.95USD Suppliers: mont blanc pen In Stock