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The Beanstalk

Oct 2, 2021 12:00 PM β€“ 3:00 PM

With DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant)

Episode #4

The Beanstalk
11:59 AM
M.I.A - Boyz
M.I.A Boyz M.I.A.
Boyz - Single XL Recordings 2007
Sri Lankan Dance Hall Music!
12:01 PM
Herbie Hancock - Hardrock
Herbie Hancock Hardrock Herbie Hancock
Sound-System Columbia/Legacy 1984
12:13 PM
Bill Frisell - Alien Prints (For D. Sharpe)
Bill Frisell Alien Prints (For D. Sharpe) Bill Frisell
Rarum V / Selected Recordings ECM Records 2002
Actually on Look out for Hope; beautiful major resonances and groove playing in the rhythm section while still maintaining a jazz/fusion vocabulary and creative edge... Joey Baron killin the kit.
12:16 PM
Klaus Doldinger's Passport - Talisman
Klaus Doldinger's Passport Talisman Klaus Doldinger's Passport
Running In Real Time WM Germany 1985
12:25 PM
World Saxophone Quartet - Belly Up
World Saxophone Quartet Belly Up
Dances and Ballads Elektra/Nonesuch 1987
Incredible arrangement and wild out soloing!
12:35 PM
Jaco Pastorius - Liberty City
Jaco Pastorius Liberty City Jaco Pastorius
The Essential Jaco Pastorius Columbia/Legacy 1979
Actually on Word of Mouth!
12:40 PM
Bill Holman - A View from the Side
Bill Holman A View from the Side Bill Holman
Swr Big Band Hanssler 2002
12:47 PM
Bob Mintzer Big Band - Freedom Song
Bob Mintzer Big Band Freedom Song Bob Mintzer Big Band
Swing Out MCG Jazz 2008
12:58 PM
De-Bons-en-Pierre - The Mud Man is Coming
De-Bons-en-Pierre The Mud Man is Coming De-Bons-en-Pierre
Crepes - EP Dark Entries Records 2017
1:05 PM
Matmos - Steam and Sequins for Larry Levan (Saftery Scissors Remix)
Matmos Steam and Sequins for Larry Levan (Saftery Scissors Remix) Matmos
2007
1:14 PM
Nagamatzu - Radio Song
Nagamatzu Radio Song Nagamatzu
Shatter Days Dark Entries Records 2013
1:17 PM
Michael Compitello - Heart.throb
Michael Compitello Heart.throb Michael Compitello N
Unsnared Drum New Focus Recordings 2021
1:23 PM
Anthony Braxton - Composition No. 40G
Anthony Braxton Composition No. 40G Anthony Braxton
6 Compositions: Quartet
1:29 PM
Maurizio Pollini - 6 Little Piano Pieces, Op. 19
Maurizio Pollini 6 Little Piano Pieces, Op. 19 Arnold Schoenberg
Schoenberg: The Piano Music 1975
1:34 PM
Steve Lacy, Ulrich Gumpert - Deadline
Steve Lacy, Ulrich Gumpert Deadline
Deadline Polygram Special Imports 1987
1:48 PM
Brad Mehldau - Alone Together (Live)
Brad Mehldau Alone Together (Live) Brad Mehldau
Progression: Art of the Trio, Vol. 5 (Live) Nonesuch 2011
1:56 PM
John Coltrane Quartet - Greensleeves
John Coltrane Quartet Greensleeves John Coltrane
Africa/Brass Verve Reissues 2008
2:02 PM
Miles Davis - Will O' the Wisp
Miles Davis Will O' the Wisp Miles Davis
Sketches of Spain Columbia 1960
Orchestrated by Miles Davis
2:05 PM
Charlie Haden - War Orphans
Charlie Haden War Orphans Charlie Haden
Liberation Music Orchestra Impulse! 1996
2:10 PM
John Abercrombie - Staircase
John Abercrombie Staircase John Abercrombie
Sargasso Sea ECM Records 1976
2:16 PM
Dominic Frasca - Electric Guitar Phase
Dominic Frasca Electric Guitar Phase Steve Reich
Reich: Triple Quartet, etc Nonesuch/Warner Records 2001
2:24 PM
Mahavishnu Orchestra - Eternity's Breath, Pt. 1
Mahavishnu Orchestra Eternity's Breath, Pt. 1 Mahavishnu Orchestra
Visions of the Emerald Beyond Columbia 1975
2:26 PM
Mahavishnu Orchestra - Eternity's Breath, Pt. 2
Mahavishnu Orchestra Eternity's Breath, Pt. 2 Mahavishnu Orchestra
Visions of the Emerald Beyond Columbia 1975
2:31 PM
The Zawinul Syndicate - No Mercy For Me (Mercy, Mercy, Mercy)
The Zawinul Syndicate No Mercy For Me (Mercy, Mercy, Mercy) The Zawinul Syndicate
The Immigrants Columbia 1988
2:36 PM
The Zawinul Syndicate - The Devil Never Sleeps
The Zawinul Syndicate The Devil Never Sleeps The Zawinul Syndicate
The Immigrants Columbia 1988
2:41 PM
Rip Rig and Panic - Alchemy In This Cemetry
Rip Rig and Panic Alchemy In This Cemetry Rip Rig and Panic
Attitude Virgin Catalogue 2010
2:45 PM
John Zorn - K.D.'s Motion
John Zorn K.D.'s Motion
News for Lulu 1989
2:49 PM
Djivan Gasbaryan - Little Flower Garden
Djivan Gasbaryan Little Flower Garden Djivan Gasbaryan
I Will Not Be Sad in this World
Armenian Duduk Music
2:52 PM
Abdallah Ag Oumbadougou - Nirtaye-D-Wakhsanet
Abdallah Ag Oumbadougou Nirtaye-D-Wakhsanet Abdallah Ag Oumbadougou
Anou Malane Sahel Sounds 2019
Chat is archived.
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:38:19 PM
Welcome to the Beanstalk!
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:40:08 PM
gigantoooooor
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:40:56 PM
hello heart of darkness
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:41:27 PM
hey big guy
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:42:28 PM
(its me)
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:42:34 PM
(your friend)
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:42:41 PM
(buddy, if you will)
Hobbes 12:42:50 PM
no it's not!
Hobbes 12:42:58 PM
it's a fraud!
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:43:24 PM
I guessed
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:43:29 PM
don't listen to him
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:43:32 PM
color pallette and all
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:43:54 PM
:D yay im glad im recognizable
Hobbes 12:44:05 PM
not necessarily a good thing....
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:44:19 PM
wow youre in a mood today damn
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:44:35 PM
hey this music?
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:44:38 PM
alright settle down
Hobbes 12:44:41 PM
says the one with the name: heartofdarkness
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:44:48 PM
lets talk about this music
Hobbes 12:44:48 PM
okok sorry :/
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:45:11 PM
it's music! playing and everything
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:45:14 PM
wild
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:45:24 PM
big jazz set today!
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:45:28 PM
oh n o
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:46:01 PM
jazz!
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:46:04 PM
some wild minimalist ambient and contemporary atonal classical too! Your favorite xxHoDxx
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:46:19 PM
oh my god wow, actually? can't wait
xXheartofdarknessXx 12:46:35 PM
so excited
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:51:41 PM
Phil Markowitz keeping it steady on KeYs
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:52:46 PM
Flugelhorn Solo by Scott Wendholt here!
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:59:30 PM
Welcome to the EVIL H0UR with DJ Gigantor (the Hostile Behemoth)
Hobbes 1:05:11 PM
😨
Hobbes 1:06:20 PM
Nice twist πŸŽƒ
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 1:09:24 PM
SPOOOOOooooky
xXheartofdarknessXx 1:13:15 PM
2 spooky for me
jimbeaux 1:15:31 PM
Vewwy spoopyπŸ•ΈπŸ•ΈπŸ•ΈπŸ•Έ
dan Cochrane 1:48:17 PM
As opposed to Gentle Giant. β€œAnd there’s that boot. Look up, look up, look waaaay up!” Friendly giant played recorder, he’s on YouTube.
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 1:49:50 PM
I'll check it out!
dan Cochrane 1:50:29 PM
Early PBS kids show. Lots of miniatures.
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 1:51:33 PM
My DJ name (and icon) are inspired by the children's book The Smartest Giant in Town, which was a big part of my childhood literary consumption
dan Cochrane 1:52:04 PM
Friendly has hand puppet animal friends. Proto Fred Rogers.
dan Cochrane 1:52:52 PM
Then you’ll love the b&w vids.
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 1:53:06 PM
Thanks!
dan Cochrane 1:54:26 PM
As a kid I’d watch him, the stay tuned for the earliest Julia Child French Chef episodes. Fascinating!
dan Cochrane 1:56:07 PM
Wow, some color, some b&w!
Brian D 2:04:07 PM
Classics back 2 back. Good show today DJ Gigantor
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 2:06:24 PM
Thanks Brian, moving subtly into another set of orchestral jazz to start the 3rd act! a very instrumental show today