Ballet Mécanique
Giant robots, and the people within.

Jami Carignan and Calvin Hansen

Jami and Calvin dive deep into the beauty, tragedy, self-affirmation, and heartbreak experienced through giant robots, and the people within.

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Ballet Mécanique Episode 5: Eureka Seven (Paper Moon Shine / Higher Than the Sun)

Shit is now getting real. Renton gets DECKED, but this time it’s not his fault. Grandma, are you an anarchist? How could a girl be a military dog? LOT’S of dark flashbacks. Nirvash ain’t talkin’. Renton’s First Space Boner. Chairman Moondoggie.

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Music:

  • Ella Fitzgerald – It’s Only A Paper Moon
  • Primal Scream – Higher Than the Sun

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Ballet Mécanique Episode 4: Eureka Seven (Absolute Defeat / Glorious Brilliance)

Mysterious soup. Tracksuits and helmets. Enter: Brother Doggy. Helda is a cool mom. Holland, on the other hand… Famous shopping thanks to the zine. Cool old lady. Mysterious spicy food. Dewey’s on some shit.

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Music:

  • Flow – Days
  • Kozue Takada – Himitsu Kichi

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Ballet Mécanique Episode 3: Eureka Seven (Vivid Bit / Childhood)

Renton getting DUNKED on by some kids. Day drunk at daddy’s. Something about hair. Eureka’s used to the barf by now. Driving a ship in your underwear. Kidz Pranx. Gekkostate doesn’t believe in locks. Renton learns: Empathy.

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Music:

  • Electronic – Vivid
  • Jeff Mills – Childhood

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Ballet Mécanique Episode 2: Eureka Seven (Motion Blue / Watermelon)

Renton becomes accustomed to the Discovery Zone, and eventually, the Chill Dude zone. Adroc was doing a spooky plan, and the Illuminati is mad about it. Even thought the question was unasked, we are obliged, and given some reggae.

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Music:

  • Index AI – Motion Blue
  • Sato Naoki – M3
  • Sagisu Shirou – 2EM08_B17
  • KAGAMI – Tiger Track
  • Mendo – Watermelon

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Ballet Mécanique Episode 1: Eureka Seven (Blue Monday / Blue Sky Fish)

Hey, let’s drive our motorbike off the cliff known as Eureka Seven, by jumping right into the first two episodes! Who thought this stuff up? Is Renton relatably annoying, or just annoying? Is Grandpa a jerk? Where’d these taco birds come from? Is this girl just a weirdo? Ride the way, brah!

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