Tuner Minute 32 – You Run the Show

May 30, 2009 No Comments

You Run the Show 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.

Click here to download the segment.

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

Read more

Tuning in to SciFi TV #31

May 26, 2009 No Comments

Watercooler:

Poll #3 – How do you regularly watch TV?
Quick Reviews: Primeval UK (5/16 Episode 3.08), Primeval BBCA (5/16 Episode 3.01), Legend of the Seeker (5/16 “Fever”), Medium (5/18 “The First Bite is the Deepest”).
Listener Voicemail from Wayne, Stephen Spielburg alien sci fi series on TNT, TV Watching Trends from Nielsen, viewing paradox of broadcast TV, Round up of Sci Fi on all broadcast networks.

Tuner Minute – Thanks, but No Thanks. Share your thoughts on this topic or read what other people think. Join in the forum discussion here.

Back Porch:
41:20 – Primeval (5/16 Episode 3.01)
46:50 – Legend of the Seeker (5/16 Episode 1.21 “Fever”)

Hosted by Kevin Bachelder, Wendy Hembrock, Brent Barrett. Recorded on 5/23/09.

Edited by Brent Barrett.

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Promo for Can’t Stop the Serenity – Serenity film screenings to raise funds for Equality Now.

Click here to download the episode.

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

Read more

Tuner Minute 31 – Thanks, But No Thanks

May 23, 2009 No Comments

Thanks, But No Thanksrecorded 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.

Click here to download the segment.

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

Read more

Tuning in to SciFi TV #30

May 19, 2009 No Comments

Watercooler:
Quick Reviews: Primeval (5/9), Legend of the Seeker (5/9 “Sanctuary”), Medium (5/11 “How to Make a Killing in Big Business” part 3 / The Man in the Mirror), Fringe (5/12 “There’s More than One of Everything”), Lost (5/13 “The Incident” parts 1 & 2″), Smallville (5/14 “Doomsday”), Supernatural (5/14 “Lucifer Rising”), Ghost Whisperer (5/15 “The Book of Changes”).

Poll #3 (How do you regularly watch TV)

DVDs Still Popular, Digital Downloads Gaining, New Viral Website For Fringe – There Is More, Primeval season 3 starting on BBC America this weekend, Torchwood to return in July with “Children of Earth”, Dollhouse DVD details released, Dollhouse renewal, A good day for unconventional television.

Tuner Minute – Follow Me. Share your thoughts on this topic or read what other people think. Join in the forum discussion here.

Back Porch:
0:26:34 – Legend of the Seeker (5/9 “Sanctuary”)
0:31:03 – Fringe (5/12 “There’s More than One of Everything”)
0:40:20 – Lost (5/13 “The Incident” parts 1 & 2″)
0:51:55 – Supernatural (5/14 “Lucifer Rising”)

Hosted by Brent Barrett, Kevin Bachelder, and Wendy Hembrock. Recorded on 5/16/09.

Edited by Brent Barrett.

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Promo for Mur Lafferty’s Heaven Series (War) – a genre fiction podcast.

Click here to download the episode.

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

Read more

Tuner Minute 30 – Follow Me

May 15, 2009 No Comments

Follow Merecorded 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.

Click here to download the segment.

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

Read more

Tuning in to SciFi TV #29

May 12, 2009 No Comments

Watercooler:
Quick Reviews: Primeval (5/2), Legend of the Seeker (5/2 “Cursed”), Medium (5/4 “How to Make a Killing in Big Business” parts 1&2), Fringe (5/5 “The Road not Taken”), Lost (5/6 “Follow the Leader”), Krod Mandoon (5/7 “Thrilla in the Villa”), Smallville (5/7 “Injustice”), Supernatural (5/7 “When the Levee Breaks”), Ghost Whisperer (5/8 “Endless Love”), Dollhouse (5/8 “Omega”).
Follow TIST on Twitter, Poll #2 results, Listener voicemail from Joe in Anaheim, Flash Forward promos during Lost on ABC, NBC unveils new fall shows including Day One, Fox renews Fringe, Fox will air Ron Moore’s Virtuality on July 4, Fox likely won’t pick up Virtuality, Hulu goes international, The Guild season 3.

Tuner Minute – Work or Escape? Share your thoughts on this topic or read what other people think. Join in the forum discussion here.

Back Porch:
0:29:37 – Legend of the Seeker 5/2 (episode 1.19 “Curse”)
0:34:08 – Fringe 5/5 (episode 1.19 “The Road not Taken”)
0:41:19 – Lost 5/6 (episode 5.15 “Follow the Leader”)
0:46:45 – Supernatural 5/7 (episode 4.21 “When the Levee Breaks”)
0:56:11 – Dollhouse 5/8 (episode 1.12 “Omega”)

Hosted by Wendy Hembrock, Brent Barrett and Kevin Bachelder. Recorded on 5/9/09.

Edited by Brent Barrett.

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Promo for Variant Frequencies – a genre fiction podcast.

Click here to download the episode.

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

Read more

Tuner Minute #29 – Work or Escape?

May 08, 2009 No Comments

Work or Escape? 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.

Click here to download the segment.

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

Read more

Tuning in to SciFi TV #28

May 05, 2009 No Comments

Watercooler:
Quick Reviews: Primeval (4/25), Chuck (4/27), Heroes (4/27), Medium (4/27), Reaper (4/28), Fringe (4/28), Lost (4/29), Krod Mandoon (4/30), Smallville (4/30), Supernatural (4/30), Ghost Whisperer (5/1), Dollhouse (5/1).
Listener voicemail: What TV show are you looking forward to now? Listener email: Ashes to Ashes, Disney to join Hulu: Lost coming soon, Network upfronts for Fall TV lineup, Decision on Chuck delayed a week.

Tuner Minute – Hang On! Share your thoughts on this topic or read what other people think. Join in the forum discussion here.

Back Porch:
0:21:41 – Legend of the Seeker 4/25 (episode 1.18 “Mirror”)
0:25:40 – Chuck 4/27 (episode 2.22 “Chuck Versus vs. The Ring”)
0:33:20 – Heroes 4/27 (episode 3.25 “And Invisible Thread”)
0:42:05 – Fringe 4/28 (episode 1.19 “Midnight”)
0:49:36 – Lost 4/29 (episode 5.14 “The Variable”)
0:55:51 – Supernatural 4/30 (episode 4.20 “The Rapture”)
1:04:28 – Dollhouse 5/1 (episode 1.11 “Briar Rose”)

Hosted by Wendy Hembrock, Brent Barrett and Kevin Bachelder. Recorded on 5/2/09.

Edited by Brent Barrett.

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Promo for Skepticality podcast.

Click here to download the episode.

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

Read more

Tuning in to SciFi TV #27.5

May 03, 2009 No Comments

Special Caprica DVD Bonus Episode

Hosted by Kevin Bachelder, Wendy Hembrock, and Brent Barrett. Recorded on 5/3/09.

Edited by Brent Barrett.

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Click here to download the episode.

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

Read more

Tuner Minute #28 – Hang on!

Apr 30, 2009 No Comments

Hang on! 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.

Click here to download the segment.

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

Read more

Tuning in to SciFi TV #27

Apr 28, 2009 No Comments

Watercooler:
Quick Reviews: Primeval (4/18), Chuck (4/20), Heroes (4/20), Medium (4/20), Fringe (4/21), Krod Mandoon (4/22), Smallville (4/23), Supernatural (4/23), Ghost Whisperer (4/24), Dollhouse (4/24), Caprica Pilot on DVD.

Listener voicemail response to Tuner Minute “Don’t I Know You?”, Listener voicemail question: What TV show DVDs would you buy with a $50 gift card? ABC gives series order to Flash Forward, Flash Forward to be teased in Lost’s 100th episode, Which sci-fi TV pilots will live or die? Will Smith developing a movie with SciFi, SCI FI unveils summer schedule, Eureka returns July 10; Poster for True Blood season 2, True Blood casting news, Fewer episodes next season for Heroes, Bryan Fuller talks Heroes season finale.

Tuner Minute – Double Standards Share your thoughts on this topic or read what other people think? Join in the forum discussion here.

Back Porch:
0:31:11 – Chuck 4/20 (episode 2.21 “Chuck Versus vs. The Colonel”)
0:37:04 – Heroes 4/20 (episode 3.24 “I am Sylar”)
0:43:34 – Fringe 4/21 (episode 1.18 “Bad Dreams”)
0:51:19 – Supernatural 4/23 (episode 4.19 “Jump the Shark”)
1:00:51 – Dollhouse 4/24 (episode 1.10 “Haunted”)

Hosted by Wendy Hembrock, Brent Barrett and Kevin Bachelder. Recorded on 4/26/09.

Edited by Brent Barrett.

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Promo for Geek Spin podcast.

Click here to download the episode.

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

Read more