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.

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Tuner Minute #28 – Hang on!

Apr 30, 2009 No Comments

Hang on! recorded by Brent Barrett

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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.

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Promo for Geek Spin podcast.

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Tuner Minute #27 – Double Standards

Apr 23, 2009 No Comments

Double Standards recorded by Kevin Bachelder

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Tuning in to SciFi TV #26

Apr 21, 2009 1 Comment

Watercooler:
Quick Reviews: Primeval (4/11), Doctor Who (4/11), Red Dwarf mini-series, Chuck (4/13), Heroes (4/13), Medium (4/13), Saving Grace (4/13), Reaper (4/14), Fringe (4/14), Lost (4/15), Krod Mandoon (4/15).
Ed Quinn (Eureka) cast in True Blood season 2, Doctor Who changes behind the scenes, Fringe’s Observer will appear on other Fox shows, Demons gets cancelled, What show would you save?

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

Back Porch:
18:53 – Doctor Who 4/11 (“Planet of the Dead”)
23:54 – Chuck 4/13 (episode 2.20 “Chuck Versus vs. The First Kill”)
29:51 – Heroes 4/13 (episode 3.23 “1961”)
36:45 – Medium (episode 5.10 “Then…and Again”)
42:24 – Saving Grace (episode 2.12 “I Believe in Angels”)
47:40 – Fringe 4/14 (episode 1.17 “Unleashed”)
54:50 – Lost 4/15 (episode 5.13 “Some Like it Hoth”)

Hosted by Wendy Hembrock, Brent Barrett and Kevin Bachelder. Recorded on 4/18/09.

Edited by Brent Barrett.

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Promo for The Signal – a Firefly/Serenity podcast.

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Tuner Minute #26 – Why SciFi?

Apr 17, 2009 No Comments

Why SciFi? recorded by Wendy Hembrock

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Tuning in to SciFi TV #25

Apr 15, 2009 2 Comments

Watercooler:
Quick Reviews: Primeval (4/4), Chuck (4/6), Heroes (4/6), Medium (4/6), Saving Grace (4/6), Reaper (4/7), Fringe (4/7), Lost (4/8), Krog Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire (4/9), Terminator:Sarah Connor Chronicles (4/10), Ghost Whisperer (4/10), Dollhouse (4/10).
ABC slates Pushing Daisies’ final episodes, Sanctuary begins season two production, The Guild (season 1 & 2) up for pre-order, Fringe beams up Spock, Fringe’s code is cracked, Red Dwarf new series premieres in the UK, Dollhouse Season 1 DVDs will be released July 28, The so-called Dollhouse episode 13, Maureen Ryan suggests Where should Whedon go for his next gig, Joss Whedon receives a humanitarian award from Harvard.

Tuner Minute – Don’t I Know You? Want to share your thoughts on this topic or read what other people think? Join in the forum discussion here.

Back Porch:
0:29:22 – First Impressions of Krog Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire 4/9 (episodes 1.01 “Wench Trouble”, 1.02 “Golden Powers”)
0:34:10 – Chuck 4/6 (episode 2.19 “Chuck Versus vs. The Dream Job”)
0:38:33 – Heroes 4/6 (episode 3.22 “Turn and Face the Strange”)
0:42:24 – Fringe 4/7 (episode 1.16 “Inner Child”)
0:47:05 – Lost 4/8 (episode 5.12 “Dead is Dead”)
0:52:39 – Terminator: Sarah Connor Chronicles 4/10 (episode 2.22 “Born to Run”)
1:02 01 – Dollhouse 4/10 (episode 1.09 “Spy in the House of Love”)

Hosted by Kevin Bachelder, Wendy Hembrock, and Brent Barrett. Recorded on 4/11/09.

Edited by Brent Barrett.

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Promo for Adventures in SciFi Publishing.

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Tuner Minute #25 – Don’t I Know You?

Apr 09, 2009 No Comments

Don’t I Know You? recorded by Brent Barrett

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Tuning in to SciFi TV #24

Apr 07, 2009 No Comments

Watercooler:
Quick Reviews: Legend of the Seeker 3/28, Chuck 3/30, Heroes 3/30, Medium 3/30, Reaper 3/31, Lost 4/1, Smallville 4/2, Life on Mars 4/1, Supernatural 4/2, Terminator: Sarah Connor Chronicles 4/3, Dollhouse 4/3.
True Blood Season 2 preview, Episode names for remaining Supernatural episodes, Will Supernatural end with Season 5?, Laurell K. Hamilton’s Vampire Hunter series coming to IFC, Fox schedules the remaining Dollhouse episodes, Legend of the Seeker returns 4/25, Pushing Daisies DVD on 7/21, SyFy to air Primeval starting 4/10.

Tuner Minute – My Show or Your Show?
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Back Porch:
0:20:55 – Legend of the Seeker 3/28 (episode 1.17 “Deception”)
0:24:45 – Chuck 3/30 (episode 2.18 “Chuck vs. The Broken Heart”)
0:28:31 – Heroes 3/30 (episode 3.21 “Into Asylum”)
0:34:30 – Lost 4/1 (episode 5.11 “Whatever Happened, Happened”)
0:40:01 – Life on Mars 4/1 (episode 1.13 “Life is a Rock”)
0:49:20 – Supernatural 4/3 (episode 4.18 “The Monster at the End of This Book”)
0:55:44 – Terminator: Sarah Connor Chronicles 4/3 (episode 2.21 “Adam Raised a Cain”)
1:04:18 – Dollhouse 4/3 (episode 1.08 “The Awakening”)

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

Edited by Brent Barrett.

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Promo for Personal Effects:Dark Art by J.C. Hutchins.

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Tuner Minute #24 – My Show or Your Show?

Apr 03, 2009 No Comments

My Show or Your Show? recorded by Wendy Hembrock

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This Tuner Minute was inspired by this article.

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Tuning in to SciFi TV #23

Mar 30, 2009 No Comments

Watercooler:
Quick Reviews: Legend of the Seeker 3/21, Chuck 3/23, Heroes 3/23, Medium 3/23, Saving Grace 3/23, Reaper 3/24, Lost 3/25, Smallville 3/26, Supernatural 3/26, Terminator: Sarah Connor Chronicles 3/27, Dollhouse 3/27.

Sci Fi plans three miniseries – Alice in Wonderland remake, Riverworld and The Phantom, More details on BSG:The Plan, Previews for Caprica, Stargate:Universe and Warehouse 13, ABC’s Life on Mars series finale next week.

Tuner Minute – Deja View
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Back Porch:
17:22 – Legend of the Seeker 3/21 (episode 1.16 “Bloodline”)
23:15 – Chuck 3/23 (episode 2.17 “Chuck vs. The Predator”)
28:16 – Heroes 3/23 (episode 3.20 “Cold Snap”)
35:04 – Lost 3/25 (episode 5.10 “He’s Our You”)
39:54 – Supernatural 3/26 (episode 4.17 “It’s a Terrible Life”)
49:43 – Terminator: Sarah Connor Chronicles 3/27 (episode 2.20 “To the Lighthouse”)
56:15 – Dollhouse 3/27 (episode 1.07 “Echoes”)

Hosted by Wendy Hembrock, Brent Barrett, and Kevin Bachelder. Recorded on 3/28/09.

Edited by Brent Barrett.

Theme song graciously provided by Beatnik Turtle.

Promo for SciFi Talk podcast.

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