San Francisco Giants http://kalw.org en The organ pipes are still singing at AT&T Park http://kalw.org/post/organ-pipes-are-still-singing-att-park <p></p><p>Good organ music can be a religious experience, especially when it&#39;s written by composers like Johann Sebastian Bach, and played on massive organs with over 10,000 pipes.</p><p></p><p>
But then there&#39;s another kind of organ music, played in a different type of cathedral, on a small Hammond organ. This is the music of Steve Hogan, organist for the San Francisco Giants.</p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:20:28 +0000 Chris Hoff 33634 at http://kalw.org The organ pipes are still singing at AT&T Park Audiograph's Sound of the Week: Giants' Batting Practice http://kalw.org/post/audiographs-sound-week-giants-batting-practice-0 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 1.5;"><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F96800345" width="100%"></iframe></span></p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 00:24:33 +0000 Julie Caine 28720 at http://kalw.org Audiograph's Sound of the Week: Giants' Batting Practice "We're All Giants": the story of the SF Giants’ 2010 World Series victory http://kalw.org/post/were-all-giants-story-sf-giants-2010-world-series-victory <p>HANA BABA: Sports aren&rsquo;t for everyone. And baseball, in particular, can be a hard sell. The baseball season has 162 games, and these games feel like they last forever &ndash; the players always seem to do a lot of standing around and spitting, never much actual playing.</p><p>So why is it the national pastime? Any fan might tell you it&rsquo;s about the skill of the game &ndash; strategy combined with athleticism.</p><p>But it&rsquo;s more than that.</p> Thu, 05 Apr 2012 19:00:00 +0000 Ben Trefny 8222 at http://kalw.org "We're All Giants": the story of the SF Giants’ 2010 World Series victory Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for Monday, March 26, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-top-news-stories-monday-march-26-2012 <p>San Francisco&#39;s District 5 Supervisor,&nbsp;Christina Olague, has requested a hearing to examine <a href="http://www.sfexaminer.com/local/2012/03/recycling-theft-be-studied-supervisors#ixzz1qEeCDCGG">neighborhood recycling scavenging</a>.&nbsp;Since 2010 Recology and the city have looked into how to stop the activity, which costs up to $5 million in revenue annually.&nbsp;The hearing should take place in April before the board&rsquo;s City Operations and Neighborhood Services Committee...</p> Mon, 26 Mar 2012 16:00:55 +0000 Irene Florez 8085 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for Monday, March 26, 2012