Tuning in to SciFi TV #46

Sep 08, 2009 No Comments

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Contest: Name the Shows! contest running until September 11. Correctly name 3 or more shows used in the promo to qualify for a drawing. The winning prize is a genre TV show on DVD from the “Tuner Vault”. Check the blog for more contest details.

Back Porch:
05:00 – Supernatural Season 4

Supernatural Season 5 premieres September 10, at 9pm EST on the CW.

Episode #46 hosted by Kevin Bachelder, Wendy Hembrock, Wayne Hutchinson and Kimberly Thompson. Recorded on 8/31/09.

Edited by Brent Barrett.

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Promos for the The Scapecast – a podcast about Farscape, and The Signal – a podcast about Firefly.

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Tuner Minute 46 – Be Kind, Rewind

Sep 05, 2009 No Comments

Be Kind, Rewind recorded by Brent Barrett

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Want to share your thoughts on this topic or read what other people think? The forum discussion there is here.

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Tuning in to SciFi TV #45

Sep 01, 2009 No Comments

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Contest: Name the Shows! contest running until September 11. Correctly name 3 or more shows used in the promo to qualify for a drawing. The winning prize is a genre TV show on DVD from the “Tuner Vault”. Check the blog for more contest details.

Watercooler:
Quick Reviews:True Blood 8/23 (episode 2.08 “New World in my View”), Defying Gravity 8/23 (episode 5 “Rubicon”), Warehouse 13 8/25 (episode 1.0 “Duped”), Eureka 8/28 (episode 3.16 “You Don’t Know Jack”).

Listener voicemail on Dollhouse, Voicemail on The Middleman, Two week break on filming V, The Guild Season 3 available on 9/1, Trailer for SyFy’s Alice miniseries, Dollhouse casting Summer Glau, Internet content deals coming for DirecTV, TBS and TNT and Verizon and Time Warner, Creator Eric Kripke talks Supernatural Season 5.

Tuner Minute: The Hookup. Join in the forum discussion here.

Back Porch:
29:32 – True Blood 8/23 (episode 2.08 “New World in My View”)
39:00 – Warehouse 13 13 8/25 (episode 1.0 “Duped”)
45:18 – Eureka 8/14 8/28 (episode 3.16 “You Don’t Know Jack”)
51:16 – The Middleman DVD Disc 3 (episodes 9-12)

Episode #45 hosted by Brent Barrett, Wendy Hembrock and Kevin Bachelder. Recorded on 8/29/09.

Edited by Brent Barrett.

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Promo for the Geek of All Trades podcast.

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Tuner Minute 45 – The Hookup

Aug 29, 2009 No Comments

The Hookup recorded by Wendy Hembrock

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Want to share your thoughts on this topic or read what other people think? The forum discussion there is here.

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Tuning in to SciFi TV Promo #2

Aug 26, 2009 No Comments

The fall television season features new and returning sci fi, fantasy, and horror shows, so Tuning in to SciFi TV has a brand new promo to get ready for it.

Listening has its rewards too! Enter our Name the Shows! contest by September 11th, 2009 for a chance to win a DVD from the “Tuner Vault” (a.k.a. Amazon’s selection of genre TV shows on DVD). Read the Name the Shows! contest details and how to play here.

Press the ‘Play’ button below to listen to the new Tuning in to SciFi TV promo.

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Tuning in to SciFi TV #44

Aug 25, 2009 No Comments

True BloodTake the latest poll: How do you feel about shorter/split seasons of genre shows?

New Contest: Name the Shows! in the Tuning in to Sci Fi TV Promo. Name 3 or more shows used in the promo to qualify for a drawing. The winning prize is a genre TV show on DVD from the “Tuner Vault”. Check the blog for contest details.

Watercooler:

Quick Reviews:True Blood 8/16 (2.09 I Will Rise Up), Defying Gravity 8/16 (1.04 H21K), Saving Grace 8/18 (Am I Gonna Die Today?), Warehouse 13 8/18 (1.07 Implosion), Eureka 8/21 (3.15 Shower the People).

Listener voicemail about Warehouse 13, Sample of the TIST Dollhouse DVD contest entries, NBC adapting Midnight, Mass. comics, Lost casting news, Caprica casts James Marsters, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau cast in HBO’s Game of Thrones , SyFy renews Warehouse 13, Sanctuary Season One DVD coming on 9/15, Season 2 of Legend of the Seeker preview, Supernatural season 5 preview and CW ad, new sci-fi web series Aidan 5.

Tuner Minute: Spin Off. Link to US spin offs from tv series. Join in the forum discussion here.

Back Porch:
30:27 – True Blood 8/16 (2.09 I will Rise Up)
45:19 – Warehouse 13 8/18 (1.07 Implosion)
51:58 – Eureka 8/21 (3.15 Shower the People)
54:20 – The Middleman DVD Disc 2 (episodes 5-8)

Episode #44 hosted by Wendy Hembrock, Brent Barrett and Kevin Bachelder. Recorded on 8/23/09. Edited by Brent Barrett.

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Promo for the Angel Between the Lines podcast.

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Name the Shows! Tuning in to SciFi TV Contest #2

Aug 25, 2009 No Comments

This contest is now closed.
Shows in the promo: Supernatural, Dollhouse, Heroes, The Guild, Doctor Who, Futurama, Ghost Whisperer, and Fringe.

To celebrate our shiny new Tuning in to SciFi TV Promo, we have a “Name the Shows” contest! Listen and correctly name at least 3 shows used in the promo to qualify for a random drawing. The winner can select any genre TV show on DVD from the “Tuner Vault” (any sci fi, fantasy, or horror TV show from Amazon). Total value, including shipping, up to US$45.”

Submit an email, voicemail or Skype message correctly naming at least 3 shows used in the new Tuning in to SciFi TV Promo. Include your name, email address and home location.

The contest begins today. Submissions must be received by September 11 at 11:59 PST. One entry per person.

You can listen to the promo right now by using the play button at the bottom of this post. There’s also a download link there as well.

Read on for the contest details…

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Tuner Minute 44 – Spin Off

Aug 23, 2009 No Comments

Spin Off recorded by Brent Barrett

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Want to share your thoughts on this topic or read what other people think? The forum discussion there is here.

You can listen to the episode now by using the ‘Play’ button below.

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Tuning in to SciFi TV #43

Aug 17, 2009 No Comments

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Watercooler:
Tuning in to SciFi TV Contest to win a Dollhouse Season 1 DVD set.

Quick Reviews:True Blood 8/9 (2.08 Timebomb), Defying Gravity 8/9 (1.03 Threshold), Saving Grace 8/11 (Looks Like a Lesbian Attack To Me), Warehouse 13 8/11 (1.06 Burnout), Eureka 8/14 (3.14 Ship Happens).

Listener email on Supernatural, V debuts in November, Heroes casts Ernie Hudson, Saving Grace will end after season 3, AMC may make Robert Kirkman’s “The Walking Dead” a series, HBO and Frank Spotnitz developing Robert Silverberg’s “The World Inside”, Networks unite to challenge Nielsen ratings.

Tuner Minute: The Main Line. Join in the forum discussion here.

Back Porch:
29:33 – True Blood 8/9 (2.08 Timebomb)
39:33 – Warehouse 13 8/11 (1.06 Burnout)
47:21 – Eureka 8/14 (3.14 Ship Happens)
53:37 – The Middleman DVD Disc 1 (episodes 1-4)

Episode #43 hosted by Kevin Bachelder, Wendy Hembrock and Brent Barrett. Recorded on 8/15/09.

Edited by Brent Barrett.

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Promo for the ScotchCast podcast.

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Tuner Minute 43 – The Main Line

Aug 15, 2009 No Comments

The Main Line recorded by Kevin Bachelder

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Want to share your thoughts on this topic or read what other people think? The forum discussion there is here.

You can listen to the episode now by using the ‘Play’ button below.

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