Philip Glass: Music’s New Frontier in the Age of Aquarius by Brad Kronen “And now, South Park Elementary presents the happy, non-offensive, non-denominational Christmas Play, with music and lyrics by New York minimalist composer, Philip Glass!” [Philip Glass moves into position and begins playing keyboards. The curtains draw back, and the kids look out […]Read more "Philip Glass: Music’s New Frontier in the Age of Aquarius"
The Mozarts may not be remembered as one of the greatest romances of all time however their relationship is one of History’s best examples of a Saturnine union bestowed with the gift of constancy. Coupled Constancy, which must be said, ensured some of the most sublime music ever written be made accessible for all the world to hear, now and for generations to come.Read more "Wolfgang & Constanze Mozart – A Union of Unromantic Constancy"
Fiercest of Friends or Isolated Iconoclast?
“Some people go to priests; others to poetry; I, to my friends.”
– Virginia Woolf, Aquarian
“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”
– Thomas Edison, Aquarian
“True originality consists not in a new manner but in a new vision.”
– Edith Wharton, Aquarian
Romeo & Juliet, Betty White and Allen Ludden were not. More like a Libra Capricorn couple who had each previously been around the marital block and seasoned enough to work at something seriously substantial upon crossing paths during their Glory Years of Middle Age. The Libra Capricorn duo became one of Hollywood’s most recognizably endearing and long lasting of married couples with their union lasting to the day when Allen succumbed to stomach cancer in 1981 with Betty devotedly at his side.Read more "Betty White & Allen Ludden: A Seasoned Labor of Love"
Prophets emerge during the severest of times, when the atmosphere is brimming with tension as if the earth itself demands that both Justice and Change make their presences known. Prophets are visionaries that are shown glimpses of the future so they may serve as beacons of hope and fortitude for their people. Prophets walk upon the world’s stage at the advent and duration of trying times but seldom do they live past the period of hardship in which they struggle.
The Prophet of the 1960′s was a man who fit all of the above criteria, who at the cycular end of the last joining of Uranus and Pluto in the sign of Virgo was taken from this world at the age of 39 on April 4th, 1968 – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
On the day before Dr. King was killed on April 3rd, this most charismatic of preachers gave a sermon to an overfilled assembly of people at the Mason Temple in Memphis Tennessee. The words of this last sermon are what many believe to be those uttered by a prophet. Dr. King’s natal chart supports this theory.Read more "Martin Luther King – An Astrological Analysis of a Modern Prophet"
Our most revered icons of Pop Culture have been those who made the most shocking of first impressions while initially making their presences known to the public at the start of their careers. Just as shocking as those first impressions is the fact that a significant number of these “Icons of Culture Shock” share a […]Read more "The Capricorn Icons of Culture Shock"