Just how does a one-man musical show expect to entertain an audience at the acoustically sensitive Red Rocks Amphitheatre? Moby will answer that question when he performs at the historic venue September 8 with Rabbit in the Moon. The composer-slash-DJ (né Richard Hall) will have backup vocal help as he attempts to re-create tracks from last years Play, which featured original vocals by the artist as well as instrument-only compositions and some new backings to contemporary (Bodyrock:) and turn-of-the-century (Natural Blues:) releases, earning it decent overexposure on national radio waves. Moby has resisted labels both personal and professional as his social and musical mantras have continued to evolve over the years -- at times colliding with the mainstream, at others soaring beyond it. Whether sung or mixed, though, the sometimes-loud, sometimes-expansive product that comes out of this diminutive figure is always evocative. The show at Red Rocks kicks off a 38-day North American tour of alternative venues.
Recommended For YouPowered by SailThru
If you like this story, consider signing up for our email newsletters.
SHOW ME HOW
You have successfully signed up for your selected newsletter(s) - please keep an eye on your mailbox, we're movin' in!