New to me, but...

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Tue Jun 17 04:45:41 UTC 2014

at least a dozen years old:

CMJ New Music Report - Aug 12, 2002 - Page 7
Vol.72, No. 8 - Magazine - Full View

... Reindeers(!) are ready to gently _rock your stockings off_ ...

as opposed to the usual "knock your socks off."

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

The American Dialect Society -

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