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Buffering the Vampire Slayer | A Buffy the Vampire Slayer Podcast

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Buffering the Vampire Slayer is a bi-weekly podcast in which your hosts Jenny Owen Youngs (professional musician and recreational Whedonverse aficionado) and Kristin Russo (professional writer and former goth teen) discuss Buffy the Vampire Slayer, one episode at a time. Every installment of the podcast also includes a new original song recapping each glorious Buffy episode! *wolf howl*

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Buffering the Vampire Slayer is a bi-weekly podcast in which your hosts Jenny Owen Youngs (professional musician and recreational Whedonverse aficionado) and Kristin Russo (professional writer and former goth teen) discuss Buffy the Vampire Slayer, one episode at a time. Every installment of the podcast also includes a new original song recapping each glorious Buffy episode! *wolf howl*

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1535 Ratings
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Amazing podcast

By Madison Jay Blue - Nov 30 2019
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Love this podcast, love Jenny and Kristin. Favorite podcast EVER.

Life changing

By DailyDoseofJulia - Nov 23 2019
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Buffy is my life and these ladies give it the sacred space it deserves. They are perfection!

iTunes Ratings

1535 Ratings
Average Ratings
1432
54
23
12
14

Amazing podcast

By Madison Jay Blue - Nov 30 2019
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Love this podcast, love Jenny and Kristin. Favorite podcast EVER.

Life changing

By DailyDoseofJulia - Nov 23 2019
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Buffy is my life and these ladies give it the sacred space it deserves. They are perfection!

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Buffering the Vampire Slayer | A Buffy the Vampire Slayer Podcast

Updated 5 days ago

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Buffering the Vampire Slayer is a bi-weekly podcast in which your hosts Jenny Owen Youngs (professional musician and recreational Whedonverse aficionado) and Kristin Russo (professional writer and former goth teen) discuss Buffy the Vampire Slayer, one episode at a time. Every installment of the podcast also includes a new original song recapping each glorious Buffy episode! *wolf howl*

1.02: The Harvest

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Did Buffy make it out of that casket where Luke had her pinned last week? LET'S FIND OUT TOGETHER! (If she didn't, the remaining 6 seasons might be kind of hard to pull off.) This week we're discussing Buffy the Vampire Slayer s1e2: The Harvest. If you like the show, consider leaving us a review on iTunes!

Give us a holler on twitter:

Jenny Owen Youngs (@jennyowenyoungs).

Kristin Russo (@kristinnoeline).

Buffering the Vampire Slayer (@bufferingcast).

You can also join us on facebook.com/bufferingcast.

Logo: Kristine Thune, kristinethune.com

Sep 21 2016

49mins

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5.02: Real Me

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Harmony has brought her minions to Sunnydale to kill Buffy, Joyce is dressing up for someone at the gallery, Tara and Willow have officially U-Hauled (but where is Miss Kitty??), and Buffy still has... a little sister?! We have a segment from our Mercedes McNab interview, a fashion watch from Kate Leth, and we have cast Gaby Goddamn Dunn as the voice of Dawn in this week's song. Hold onto your gold pants, everyone, because its Season 5 Episode 2: Real Me!


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


SPECIAL GUESTS

Mercedes McNab: @mercedesmcnabofficial

Fashion Watch Queen Kate Leth: @katelethhttp://kateleth.com

Famous Millenial Gaby Dunn: @gabydunn


HOT HOT TIPS

NEXT LIVE SHOW is in San Francisco on 12/6! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click EVENTS for tickets!

JOIN OUR PATREON FAMILY: Now with ad-free episodes!! patreon.com/bufferingcast

HELP US TRANSCRIBE over at https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Oct 02 2019

1hr 26mins

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1.03: Witch

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In Sunnydale, even driver's ed is spooky and unsafe! This week we're discussing Buffy the Vampire Slayer s1e3: Witch. If you like the show, why not leave us a review on iTunes? Thanks!

Feel free to give us a shout on twitter:

Jenny Owen Youngs (@jennyowenyoungs).

Kristin Russo (@kristinnoeline).

Buffering the Vampire Slayer (@bufferingcast).

You can also join us on facebook.com/bufferingcast.

Logo: Kristine Thune, kristinethune.com

Sep 28 2016

53mins

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0.15: Interview with James Marsters

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Buckle your seatbelts and black out your windshields because we are about to blast RIGHT THROUGH that Welcome to Sunnydale sign, light up a Morley, and talk to James Marsters about his time playing the most beloved black-nailed, peroxide-headed vampire of all time: Spike! This is the Interview with a Vampire we have all truly been waiting for, is it not?!


Be warned, this interview contains spoilers!


LEARN MORE ABOUT JAMES MARSTERS:

JamesMarstersOfficial.com

Vidiots // vimeo.vidiotsonline.com

Twitter & Instagram: @jamesmarstersof


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


HOT HOT TIPS

Brand new Kristine Thune-designed shirt in the shop! Plus Local Girl Gang crewneck sweatshirts and kelly green Demon Lizard Patriarchy tees, wow wow wow wow wow! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP!

NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast

HELP US TRANSCRIBE over at https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions


Episode mix by Lauren Klein: @ltklein

Episode edit by Lauren Klein

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Mar 27 2019

1hr 51mins

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4.10: Hush

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This is the one where —

*Your hosts grab suddenly at their throats & try to continue speaking. Their eyes widen. They look directly into the camera, overtaken by fear.*


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram

Kate Leth, Our Fashion Queen: @kateleth


SPECIAL GUESTS

Doug Flippin' Jones: @actordougjones, actordougjones.com

Hrishikesh Hirway as co-writer, co-producer, and on background vocals: @hrishihirway, hrishikesh.co

Ben Thornewill on (the most beautiful) keys: @benthornewill, benthornewill.com

Music mix for "Hush" by Zach McNees: @ZMSuited, zachmcnees.com


HOT HOT TIPS

We'll be at PODCON Jan 19th & 20th in Seattle! IRL tickets (and virtual tickets) available now at podcon.com!

We'll also be at The Vampire Ball in London Nov 30th through Dec 2nd (along with James Marsters, Julie Benz, and more!!) - tickets & info at starfury.co.uk!

We have socks! We have a new Buffy Forever t-shirt!! We have vinyl! We have SO MANY THINGS AHHH: Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP!

NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast

HELP US TRANSCRIBE over at https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions


Episode mix by Lauren Klein: @ltklein

Episode edit by Lauren Klein & Kristin Russo

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Oct 24 2018

2hr

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3.06: Band Candy

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Kristine Sutherland (!!!) and Kate Leth guest -- ARE YOU EFFING KIDDING US, IT'S EFFING BAND CANDY!!!!! We mean *ahem* -- today we're discussing S3E6: Band Candy.

Jenny Owen Youngs is @jennyowenyoungs on twitter, and you can check out some of her non-Buffy songs at www.jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo is @kristinnoeline on twitter. Learn more about the resources she creates for LGBTQ individuals and their families at www.everyoneisgay.com and www.mykidisgay.com.

Get to know Buffy FashionWatch Correspondent and general dreamboat Kate Leth better at www.kateleth.com and on twitter @kateleth!

Follow Buffering the Vampire Slayer on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram @bufferingcast!

WE HAVE NEW MERCH! There's fresh and toasty "Awoo" baseball tees, Smash the Demon Lizard Patriarchy hoodies, an "Awooooooooooooooo" knit beanie w/ pom, and STICKERS (!!!! - it's all happening over at www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com - just click on SHOP.

We've also got CDs of both SONGS FROM SEASON TWO and SONGS FROM SEASON ONE in the store, or if you prefer your music in non-corporeal form, both albums are both available now on iTunes, or wherever you get your digital music. 

You can now support the show on Patreon at www.patreon.com/bufferingcast. **PLEASE NOTE** our new "The Patriarchy" jingle is available as a free download TO ALL on Patreon! click on the "jingles" tag on the left to find it fast!

Logo: Kristine Thune (www.kristinethune.com).

Oct 18 2017

1hr 17mins

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5.01: Buffy vs Dracula

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Hooooooooly Hellmouths -- Dracula's in Sunnydale! Mom is drunk! Dad is Vlad! And WE! ARE! BACK! We missed you a TON and there's SO MUCH TO TALK ABOUT, so we are coming back to you with a super-sized, 2-freaking-hour episode. We've got incredible guests Joanna Robinson of Vanity Fair and The Storm, Ian Carlos Crawford of Slayerfest 98, and a very special VIDEO EDITION of Buffy FasionWatch from Kate Leth - you'll want to be sitting down for this one! PLUS Chris "Born Hot" Farren returns to reprise his role as the voice of Xander. This week we are LIVE in front of an audience of 350 Scoobies at World Cafe Live in Philly, with a super-sized episode to discuss S5E1: Buffy Vs. Dracula!!!!!!


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


SPECIAL GUESTS

Joanna Robinson: @jowrotethis

Ian Carlos Crawford: @ianxcarlos

Fashion Watch Queen Kate Leth: @katelethhttp://kateleth.com

America's Gentle Sweetheart Chris Farren: @chrisfarrenhttp://chrisfarren.com


HOT HOT TIPS

NEXT LIVE SHOW is in San Francisco on 12/6! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click EVENTS, tickets go on sale 9/18 at 1pm!

JOIN OUR PATREON FAMILY: Now with ad-free episodes!! patreon.com/bufferingcast

HELP US TRANSCRIBE over at https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Sep 18 2019

2hr 14mins

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2.14: Innocence

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Dream-guest Joanna Robinson swings by Buffering this week to teach us some new soul-related math and also to talk about this massively pivotal episode. EEEEEEEEEK! Spoiler alert: claddagh-on-claddagh flashbacks occur! This week we're discussing s2e14: Innocence.

Follow Joanna Robinson on twitter @jowrotethis, read the many great things she writes on VanityFair.com, and listen to her cohost the hell out of glorious podcasts like Storm of Spoilers, GenPop, Little Gold Men, Decoding Westworld, and Cast of Kings (to name but a fraction of her catalog)!

Jenny Owen Youngs is @jennyowenyoungs on twitter, and you can check out some of her non-Buffy songs at jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering.

Kristin Russo is @kristinnoeline on twitter. Learn more about the resources she creates for LGBTQ individuals and their families at everyoneisgay.com and mykidisgay.com.

Get to know Buffy FashionWatch correspondent Kate Leth better at kateleth.com, or give her a shout on twitter (@kateleth).

Follow Buffering the Vampire Slayer on twitter (@bufferingcast) and on facebook (facebook.com/bufferingcast)!

You can now support the show on Patreon at patreon.com/bufferingcast.

We've got SMASH THE DEMON LIZARD PATRIARCHY tees & tanks, plus so much more over at bufferingthevampireslayer.bigcartel.com. Also! Buffering the Vampire Slayer: Songs From Season One is available now on iTunes, or wherever you get your digital music.

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Apr 26 2017

1hr 29mins

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3.16: Doppelgängland

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TWO WILLOWS, NO WAITING! Plus we have a lovely chat with story expert (and Buffy aficionado) Lani Diane Rich, and a mind-bending Buffy FashionWatch from Kate Leth - once you hear it, you'll never be the same. Today we're discussing S3E16: Doppelgängland.


GET TO KNOW OUR GUESTS:

Lani Diane Rich: @lanidianerich; chipperish.com

Kate Leth: @kateleth; kateleth.com


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


HOT HOT TIPS

Listen to Kate Leth's musical ode to this episode OVER AND OVER AGAIN on our Patreon at patreon.com/bufferingcast!

Pre-order our new "Willow in the Streets, Vampire Willow in the Sheets" and "Local Girl Gang - The Slayers" shirts by visiting bufferingthevampireslayer.com and clicking SHOP.

Check out more of Mallory Wolk (designer of the new "Local Girl Gang" tee)'s art at mallorywolkart.tumblr.com!


Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Jan 31 2018

1hr 46mins

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4.06 Wild At Heart

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Oh, Willow. Is there anything more to say?! Special guest host Joanna Robinson joins Kristin to discuss the hair regimes of She Wolves, the attractiveness of men with power tools, and, of course, the heartbreak that is S4E6: Wild At Heart. *clutches bosom and wails*


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


SPECIAL GUESTS

Special Guest Host Joanna Robinson: @jowrotethishttps://www.vanityfair.com/contributor/joanna-robinson

Fashion Watch Queen Kate Leth: @katelethhttp://kateleth.com/

Song Vocals from our new Willow, the wonderful Bess Rogers: @bessrogers; bessrogers.com


HOT HOT TIPS

MERCH! MERCH! - Tees! Mugs! Crop Tanks! Hell yeah. Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP.

NEW PATREON LEVEL ADDED: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast

HELP US TRANSCRIBE over at https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions

Special Thanks to our audio engineer Lauren Klein for creating the "Veruca, I Wanna Nuke Ya" jingle!

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Aug 01 2018

1hr 28mins

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4.08: Pangs

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It's Thanksgiving in Sunnydale, and much is happening: Detective Angel's lurking in the bushes, Anya is *so Anya*, and Spike is tied to a chair! It's not all fun & games though - there's a whole lot of white guilt, colonialism, and troubled history to examine in this holiday episode. We're thankful to welcome Coya White Hat-Artichoker, an enrolled member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, a writer, poet and speaker on issues regarding race, equity, Two-Spirit identity and sovereignty, onto the podcast to share her thoughts about the episode as well. Today we're discussing S4E8: Pangs.


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


SPECIAL GUESTS

Special guest Coya White Hat-Artichoker: @coyahope

The book Coya is a part of where she wrote about her experience at Standing Rock, and opened with a quote from Rogue One: https://www.amazon.com/Walk-Towards-anthology-remember-inauguration/dp/1542380634

THIS EPISODE'S "SONG" - You can hear the complete speech that Standing Rock tribal elder Phyllis Young made to the Energy Transfer Partners (the company behind the Dakota Access Pipeline) here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_wlRdkP3Q70


HOT HOT TIPS

We'll be at PODCON Jan 19th & 20th in Seattle! IRL tickets (and virtual tickets) available now at podcon.com!

We'll also be at The Vampire Ball in London Nov 30th through Dec 2nd (along with James Marsters, Julie Benz, and more!!) - tickets & info at starfury.co.uk!

A BRAND NEW "Support Your Local Alewife" TEE is up in our store - inspired by Heather Hogan's alewife history lesson in our episode for Beer Bad, and featuring a siiiick illustration by Isabella Rotman! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP!

NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast

HELP US TRANSCRIBE over at https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions


Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Aug 29 2018

1hr 42mins

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2.01: When She Was Bad

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Buffy's back from LA, where she apparently spent her summer vacation developing a TERRIBLE ATTITUDE. She's got a whole lot of unprocessed trauma, and she's taking it out on her closest friends (and also Cordelia). Also OMFG Cibo Matto is playing at The Bronze!!! This week we're discussing s2e1: When She Was Bad.

Jenny Owen Youngs is @jennyowenyoungs on twitter, and you can check out some of her non-Buffy songs at jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering.

Kristin Russo is @kristinnoeline on twitter. Learn more about the resources she creates for LGBTQ individuals and their families at everyoneisgay.com and mykidisgay.com.

Get to know Buffy FashionWatch correspondent Kate Leth better at kateleth.com, or give her a shout on twitter (@kateleth).

Buffering the Vampire Slayer is on twitter @bufferingcast and on facebook facebook.com/bufferingcast.

You can now support the show on Patreon! We've also got a rad merch store over at bufferingthevampireslayer.bigcartel.com, where you can find a Buffering tee and Slayerette/Cordette pins... and that's where you can grab a Buffering the Vampire Slayer: Songs From Season One CD (we've still got a few copies left). You can also snag the album on iTunes or wherever you get your digital music!

Logo: Kristine Thune, kristinethune.com

Jan 11 2017

1hr 9mins

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3.01: Anne

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HOLY HELLMOUTH WE ARE BACK!! We're kicking off Season 3 with a supersize episode, complete with a Buffy FashionWatch fix from Kate Leth and an interview with the *delightful* Julia Lee Stander, who plays Lily/Anne in this ep and was going by Chanterelle all the way back in 2.07: Lie to Me. This week we're SO THRILLED to be discussing s3e1: Anne

**PLEASE NOTE** our new "The Patriarchy" jingle is available as a free download TO ALL! Just visit patreon.com/bufferingcast and click on the "jingles" tag on the left to find it fast!

Jenny Owen Youngs is @jennyowenyoungs on twitter, and you can check out some of her non-Buffy songs at jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo is @kristinnoeline on twitter. Learn more about the resources she creates for LGBTQ individuals and their families at everyoneisgay.com and mykidisgay.com.

Get to know Buffy Fashion-Watch correspondent Kate Leth better at kateleth.com, or give her a shout on twitter (@kateleth). 

Follow Buffering the Vampire Slayer on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram @bufferingcast!

Thanks to this episode's sponsors! 

-Lola: For 60% off your first order, visit mylola.com and enter BUFFY when you subscribe.

-Casper: Get $50 toward any mattress purchase when you visit casper.com/BUFFY and use offer code BUFFY. 

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Try Stitcher Premium for an ad-free experience, and to access oodles of exclusive content from a variety of podcasts & creators. Stitcher Premium is offering our listeners a free month-long trial, and $5 off the first year of an annual plan - just visit stitcherpremium.com/buffy and use promo code buffy.

We've got NEW MERCH, including a wolf-y AWOO shirt designed by Isabella Rotman, an ADORABLE "even a werewolf is better than misogyny" tee designed by Cameron Glavin, and the JUST KEEP FIGHTING tee in a new color! We've also got CDs ready to order - limited quantities of both SONGS FROM SEASON TWO and SONGS FROM SEASON ONE. Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click on SHOP to check out our little shop of WONDERS. If you prefer your music in non-corporeal form, Buffering the Vampire Slayer: Songs From Season One is available now on iTunes, or wherever you get your digital music.

You can now support the show on Patreon at patreon.com/bufferingcast.

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com

Sep 06 2017

1hr 41mins

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4.15: This Year's Girl

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Faith is back with a goddamn magical fidget spinner, NEED WE SAY MORE?! This week we are live from London's Vampire Ball (!!) talking about Faith and Buffy and Buffy and Faith, our favorite slayer gal pals in all the universe. Yes, there is an erotic novel. Buckle up for S4E15: This Year's Girl


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


HOT HOT TIPS

We'll be at PODCON Jan 19th & 20th in Seattle! IRL tickets (and virtual tickets) available now at podcon.com!

We have a new pom hat! We have Smash shirts for kids!! We have vinyl! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP!

NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast

HELP US TRANSCRIBE over at https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions


Episode mix by Lauren Klein: @ltklein

Episode edit by Lauren Klein & Kristin Russo

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Jan 09 2019

1hr 20mins

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2.13: Surprise

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SOMETHING BIG HAPPENS IN THIS EPISODE and no we don't mean the exchange of claddagh rings omfgaskfadjfdaffjadhfgjf!!!!!!! There's *so* much to deal with here, and we're thrilled that special guest Carolyn Yates stopped by to help us sort through it. I can't tell you what she's an expert in because SPOILERS. This week we're discussing s2e13: Surprise.

Jenny Owen Youngs is @jennyowenyoungs on twitter, and you can check out some of her non-Buffy songs at jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering.

Kristin Russo is @kristinnoeline on twitter. Learn more about the resources she creates for LGBTQ individuals and their families at everyoneisgay.com and mykidisgay.com.

Get to know more about Carolyn Yates at carolynyates.com, or give her a shout on twitter @c_yates!

Follow Buffering the Vampire Slayer on twitter (@bufferingcast) and on facebook (facebook.com/bufferingcast)!

You can now support the show on Patreon, at patreon.com/bufferingcast.

We've got SMASH THE DEMON LIZARD PATRIARCHY shirts and so much more over at bufferingthevampireslayer.bigcartel.com. Also! Buffering the Vampire Slayer: Songs From Season One is available now on iTunes, or wherever you get your digital music.

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Apr 19 2017

1hr 13mins

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2.03: School Hard

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This week WHATEVER WHO CARES SPIKE AND DRUSILLA ARE HERE! If you must know more, though, it's also Parent-Teacher Night at Sunnydale High, Cordelia & Willow lock themselves in a utility closet, Angel is still an ensouled vampire, and WHATEVER SPIKE AND DRUSILLA ARE HERE. This week we're discussing s2e3: School Hard.

Jenny Owen Youngs is @jennyowenyoungs on twitter, and you can check out some of her non-Buffy songs at jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering.

Kristin Russo is @kristinnoeline on twitter. Learn more about the resources she creates for LGBTQ individuals and their families at everyoneisgay.com and mykidisgay.com.

Buffering the Vampire Slayer is on twitter @bufferingcast and on facebook facebook.com/bufferingcast.

You can now support the show on Patreon! We've also got a rad merch store over at bufferingthevampireslayer.bigcartel.com, where you can find a Buffering tee and Slayerette/Cordette pins... and that's where you can grab a Buffering the Vampire Slayer: Songs From Season One CD (we've still got a few copies left). You can also snag the album on iTunes or wherever you get your digital music!

Logo: Kristine Thune, kristinethune.com

Jan 25 2017

1hr 7mins

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2.02: Some Assembly Required

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Hilarious geniuses Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher (!!!) join us to discuss that magical time in a young man's life when he dies and then his science-nerd brother brings him back to life (Frankenstein's monster-style) only to realize that life as a reanimated zombie guy is meaningless if you have no one to share it with. Zombie Guy's ideal eternal partner? Cordelia of course! This week we're discussing s2e2: Some Assembly Required.

Find Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher on twitter (@cameronesposito and @rheabutcher), check out their standup podcast Put Your Hands Together, and watch the complete first season of their fantastic show Take My Wife on Seeso!

Put Your Hands Together: feralaudio.com/show/pyht-with-cam-and-rhea

Take My Wife: seeso.com/view/series/take-my-wife

Jenny Owen Youngs is @jennyowenyoungs on twitter, and you can check out some of her non-Buffy songs at jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering.

Kristin Russo is @kristinnoeline on twitter. Learn more about the resources she creates for LGBTQ individuals and their families at everyoneisgay.com and mykidisgay.com.

Buffering the Vampire Slayer is on twitter @bufferingcast and on facebook facebook.com/bufferingcast.

You can now support the show on Patreon! We've also got a rad merch store over at bufferingthevampireslayer.bigcartel.com, where you can find a Buffering tee and Slayerette/Cordette pins... and that's where you can grab a Buffering the Vampire Slayer: Songs From Season One CD (we've still got a few copies left). You can also snag the album on iTunes or wherever you get your digital music!

Logo: Kristine Thune, kristinethune.com

Jan 18 2017

1hr 21mins

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4.04: Fear, Itself

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It's Halloween in July and we are back at a frat house (*~the paaaaatriarchyyyy~*)! Meanwhile, Anya is terrified of bunnies, Joan of Arc and God are winning the costume contest, and GILES HAS A CHAINSAW???? Today we are discussing S4E4: Fear, Itself!


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Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


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Jul 04 2018

1hr 37mins

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1.04: Teacher's Pet

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When a giant she-mantis comes to town and masquerades as a smokin' hot substitute science teacher, lives (and masculinity) are in peril! This week we're discussing Buffy the Vampire Slayer s1e4: Teacher's Pet. If you're into this podcast, perhaps you'd like to leave us a review on iTunes?!

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Oct 05 2016

50mins

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2.16: Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered

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The world has turned upside-down and everyone is in love with Xander! Also someone you care about gets turned into a rat. We hope this cautionary tale encourages you to think twice before you go blackmailing your peers into casting revenge spells on your behalf.  Dan Kois (slate.com, Mom and Dad Are Fighting) joins us to talk best practices for parenting on the Hellmouth, and of course to speak for all men! This week we're discussing s2e16: Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered.

Read Dan Kois's writing on slate.com, find him on twitter @dankois, and listen to Mom and Dad are Fighting, the Slate parenting podcast he cohosted before he shipped off with his family to live abroad for a year!

This episode is sponsored by MACK WELDON. Visit mackweldon.com and get 20% off your purchase using the promo code BUFFY.

This episode is also sponsored by SHUDDER. Go to shudder.com and receive your first month free when you use the code BUFFERING.

Jenny Owen Youngs is @jennyowenyoungs on twitter, and you can check out some of her non-Buffy songs at jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo is @kristinnoeline on twitter. Learn more about the resources she creates for LGBTQ individuals and their families at everyoneisgay.com and mykidisgay.com.

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Support the show on Patreon at patreon.com/bufferingcast. Visit our store for SMASH THE DEMON LIZARD PATRIARCHY tees & tanks, plus so much more at bufferingthevampireslayer.bigcartel.com. Also! Buffering the Vampire Slayer: Songs From Season One is available now on iTunes, or wherever you get your digital music.

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May 10 2017

1hr 10mins

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5.06: Family

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Kate Leth guests and Tara's family makes a surprise visit to Sunnydale with a whole carload of patriarchal bullsh*t in tow (and also Amy Adams). Never fear! The scoobies do what scoobies do best in response: they punch Tara in the nose and promptly welcome her into their chosen family. Oh, and we spend no less than a half hour on a new, one-time segment with Kate called "Cornography." It's S5E5: Family, and you're all welcome.

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Edited by: Lauren "Karen" Klein & Kristin Russo

Nov 27 2019

1hr 42mins

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5.05: No Place Like Home

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The Beast has arrived in her glorious red dress, tousling about her golden locks and also some very important monks. Spike is out for a walk bitch and Giles is in his most resplendent wizarding attire, Anya gets a job and Ben still looks great in scrubs. Oh, and although we still don't know what's in that Magic Eye poster... we now know that DAWN IS THE FREAKING KEY. It's S5E5: No Place Like Home!


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Edited by: Lauren "Karen" Klein & Kristin Russo

Nov 13 2019

1hr 38mins

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5.04: Out of My Mind

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Riley's heart beats 150 times per minute but he still can't find love and no one cares except for Jenny! JUST KIDDING. Buffy also cares. Joyce faints in the kitchen, Harmony smokes Morley Slims and cannot keep an arrow in a crossbow, and most importantly SPIKE LOVES DAWSON'S CREEK. It's Season 5 Episode 4: Out of My Mind.


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Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


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NEXT LIVE SHOW is in San Francisco on 12/6! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click EVENTS for tickets!

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Edited by: Lauren "Karen" Klein & Kristin Russo

Oct 30 2019

1hr 25mins

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5.03: The Replacement

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Two Xanders, no waiting! Our favorite day-glo demon Toth is in town to kill the Slayer but, whoops!, his neon beam misses Buffy and instead splits Xander into two. While Anya contemplates the many things she can do in this kind of glorious double-boyfriend threesome, the scooby gang work on putting Xander back together again. Oh, and by the way? Spike made a Buffy mannequin! Whatever! It's Season 5 Episode 3: The Replacement!


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Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


SPECIAL GUESTS

Fashion Watch Queen Kate Leth: @katelethhttp://kateleth.com


HOT HOT TIPS

NEXT LIVE SHOW is in San Francisco on 12/6! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click EVENTS for tickets!

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Oct 16 2019

1hr 31mins

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0.20: Interview with Mercedes McNab

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Mercedes McNab sat down to talk with Kristin about her role as our favorite Cordette-turned-vampire, Harmony! We talk about her audition, that epic fight scene with Xander, and the many takes it took to say Blondie Bear for the first time — and we also put out a call for anyone who knows who got Harmony's fangs from the set of Buffy?!?! So Mercedes, at last, we meet!

**Spoilers contained within this interview!**


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SPECIAL GUESTS

Mercedes McNab: @mercedesmcnabofficial


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NEXT LIVE SHOW is in San Francisco on 12/6! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click EVENTS for tickets!

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Oct 09 2019

45mins

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0.19: Gaby Dunn, Mal Blum, and Dawn Summers

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BECAUSE WE CARE ABOUT YOU (and because Gaby Dunn could never be contained to just a few lines), we bring you this extra special bonus chat between us, Gaby, and musical artist/general dreamboat Mal Blum. We talk to Gaby about her experience performing the role of Dawn for the song in S5E2: Real Me, and Gaby in turn explains to us the general concept of Harriet the Spy. Mal is on hand to be charming and delightful. You're welcome!!


**Spoilers are contained within this interview so if you haven't watched past Season 5 Episode 5, hang tight and listen to this after you get there!**


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SPECIAL GUESTS

Famous Millenial Gaby Dunn: @gabydunn

Singer, Songwriter, Heartthrob Mal Blum: @malblum


HOT HOT TIPS

NEXT LIVE SHOW is in San Francisco on 12/6! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click EVENTS for tickets!

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Oct 04 2019

42mins

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5.02: Real Me

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Harmony has brought her minions to Sunnydale to kill Buffy, Joyce is dressing up for someone at the gallery, Tara and Willow have officially U-Hauled (but where is Miss Kitty??), and Buffy still has... a little sister?! We have a segment from our Mercedes McNab interview, a fashion watch from Kate Leth, and we have cast Gaby Goddamn Dunn as the voice of Dawn in this week's song. Hold onto your gold pants, everyone, because its Season 5 Episode 2: Real Me!


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Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

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Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


SPECIAL GUESTS

Mercedes McNab: @mercedesmcnabofficial

Fashion Watch Queen Kate Leth: @katelethhttp://kateleth.com

Famous Millenial Gaby Dunn: @gabydunn


HOT HOT TIPS

NEXT LIVE SHOW is in San Francisco on 12/6! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click EVENTS for tickets!

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Oct 02 2019

1hr 26mins

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5.01: Buffy vs Dracula

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Hooooooooly Hellmouths -- Dracula's in Sunnydale! Mom is drunk! Dad is Vlad! And WE! ARE! BACK! We missed you a TON and there's SO MUCH TO TALK ABOUT, so we are coming back to you with a super-sized, 2-freaking-hour episode. We've got incredible guests Joanna Robinson of Vanity Fair and The Storm, Ian Carlos Crawford of Slayerfest 98, and a very special VIDEO EDITION of Buffy FasionWatch from Kate Leth - you'll want to be sitting down for this one! PLUS Chris "Born Hot" Farren returns to reprise his role as the voice of Xander. This week we are LIVE in front of an audience of 350 Scoobies at World Cafe Live in Philly, with a super-sized episode to discuss S5E1: Buffy Vs. Dracula!!!!!!


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Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


SPECIAL GUESTS

Joanna Robinson: @jowrotethis

Ian Carlos Crawford: @ianxcarlos

Fashion Watch Queen Kate Leth: @katelethhttp://kateleth.com

America's Gentle Sweetheart Chris Farren: @chrisfarrenhttp://chrisfarren.com


HOT HOT TIPS

NEXT LIVE SHOW is in San Francisco on 12/6! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click EVENTS, tickets go on sale 9/18 at 1pm!

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Sep 18 2019

2hr 14mins

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0.18: Interview with Charisma Carpenter

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It is here! It is time! Charisma Carpenter sat down with us to talk about the trope of the mean girl, that infamous spatula scene, the audition she almost didn't make it to, and how Cordelia got to stake her very first vamp! We dig into her time on Buffy and Angel, and also get deep on politics, parenting, religion, and so much more. As the saying goes: Cordelia, we love you, Cordelia, you're perfect, Cordeliaaaaaa.

Be warned, this interview may contain spoilers.


Many thanks to CHARISMA CARPENTER (@AllCharisma) for taking the time to talk to us!

Check out her podcast with Christian Majewski, The Opposite Sex Show, right here:

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-opposite-sex-show/id1455442319


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


HOT HOT TIPS

The SONGS FROM SEASON FOUR album is here!!!! Find it on iTunes, Spotify, or wherever you stream music. You can also find the CD version in our store, along with new Alewife Beer Steins by Isabella Rotman, new dad hats and more! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP!

NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast, and also check out the amazing summer we have in store for you on our Events page!

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Episode mix & edit by Lauren Klein: @ltklein

Episode produced by Kristin Russo

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Jul 23 2019

1hr 29mins

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0.17: Interview with Seth Green

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What's that sound? Why, 'tis the rare E flat diminished ninth chord, signaling that our interview with the delightful Seth Green hath arrived! We got to talk to Seth about his time on the show playing everyone's favorite part-time werewolf and full-time dreamboat, Oz! We also chatted about the new film he wrote, directed, and stars in, Changeland, which is out today! - rest assured this episode is 100% certified grade-A hootenanny!

Be warned, this interview may contain spoilers.


Many thanks to SETH GREEN (@SethGreen) for taking the time to talk to us! His feature directorial debut CHANGELAND is in limited theaters and VOD June 7 (aka today)! 

You can watch the trailer here: https://people.com/movies/seth-green-macaulay-culkin-trailer-changeland/

Changeland on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/changeland/id1460415815


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Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


HOT HOT TIPS

The SONGS FROM SEASON FOUR album is here!!!! Find it on iTunes, Spotify, or wherever you stream music. You can also find the CD version in our store, along with new Alewife Beer Steins by Isabella Rotman, new dad hats and more! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP!

NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast, and also check out the amazing summer we have in store for you on our Events page!

HELP US TRANSCRIBE over at https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions


Episode mix & edit by Lauren Klein: @ltklein

Episode produced by Kristin Russo

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Jun 07 2019

59mins

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4.22.02: Restless Part Two

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It's the last episode of Season 4 (!!) which means that it is high time for Giles to sing us some rocking exposition, for Anya to tell us the funniest joke we've ever heard, and for Buffy to prepare her bedroom for what's to come... Today, alongside a fashion watch from Kate Leth and some very important thoughts from special guest Lauren Eggert-Crowe, we are talking about the second two dream sequences and *all of our feelings,* for S4E22: Restless.


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Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram

Kate Leth: @kateleth


A big thanks to special guest Lauren Eggert-Crowe who runs Hamilton in Sunnydale!

You can find more of her work at http://www.laureneggertcrowe.com/ and follow all of the Sunnydale/Hamilton fun at @sunnydaleham on Twitter


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NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast, and also check out the amazing summer we have in store for you on our Events page!

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Episode mix & edit by Lauren Klein: @ltklein

Episode produced by Kristin Russo

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

May 01 2019

1hr 24mins

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4.22: Restless

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Push those VHS tapes into your VCRs and close your eyes, scoobies: let's dream of Sappho poems, ice cream trucks, Giles and Spike on a swing set, and Anya steering with no hands... We have special guests Alyse Knorr and David Wells (who plays the Cheese Man!) to help guide us through the first half of our Season 4 Finale! Today we are talking about the first two dream sequences in S4E22: Restless. Tune in next week for the second installment!


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


THANK YOU TO OUR SPECIAL GUESTS

Alyse Knorr: Assistant Professor of English at Regis University, poet, and author of many things including Mega City Redux which is out now! alyseknorr.com

David Wells: The very Cheese Man himself!

Coya White Hat-Artichoker @coyahope

Please support Sister Song https://www.sistersong.net/


HOT HOT TIPS

Brand new Alewife Beer Steins by Isabella Rotman, a new dad hat and mug, plus a Kristine Thune-designed shirt in the shop! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP!

NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast, and also check out the amazing summer we have in store for you on our Events page!

HELP US TRANSCRIBE over at https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions


Episode mix by Lauren Klein: @ltklein

Episode edit by Lauren Klein & Kristin Russo

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Apr 24 2019

1hr 28mins

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0.16: Interview with Sophia Crawford & Jeff Pruitt

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Sophia Crawford, Sarah Michelle Gellar's stunt double from Seasons 1 - 4 of Buffy, and Jeff Pruitt, the show's stunt coordinator from 1997 - 2000 sat down to tell us all about their work! They are now *married* to each other (don't worry, their proposal story is on set...) and they have what might be the most exquisite collection of behind-the-scenes stories from the first four seasons of the series EVER?! Join us as we hear about the emotional nature of Buffy/Faith fight scenes, flirting as a Pink Power Ranger, Buffy's infamous boots, and so so so much more.


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram

Sophia & Jeff's Coffeeshop in Georgia: https://thefederalcoffee.business.site/

Jeff Pruitt's #BTVS YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfoIVpWLzy6Iv0Ru39eamjg


HOT HOT TIPS

Brand new Kristine Thune-designed shirt + New Dad Hats + Queer Witch Enamel Pins + New Mugs?!?! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP!

NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast, and also check out the amazing summer we have in store for you on our Events page!

HELP US TRANSCRIBE over at https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions


Episode mix by Lauren Klein: @ltklein

Episode edit by Lauren Klein & Kristin Russo

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Apr 17 2019

1hr 2mins

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4.21: Primeval

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4.21: Primeval

Let's rip the uranium core out of Adam, SHALL WE?! Manus, Spiritus, Animus, and Sophus combine today to show us once more that the power of community can overcome evil, hatred, and men who store limitless hard drives in their chest cavities.  Today we are discussing S4E21: Primeval.


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

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Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram

Thank you to Lindsay Crouse for today's interview!!


HOT HOT TIPS

Get tickets while they last to our live taping of S5E1: Buffy vs Dracula at World Cafe Live in Philly! bit.ly/bufferingphilly

Brand new Kristine Thune-designed shirt in the shop! Plus Local Girl Gang crewneck sweatshirts and kelly green Demon Lizard Patriarchy tees, wow wow wow wow wow! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP!

NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast, and also check out the amazing summer we have in store for you on our Events page!

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Episode mix by Lauren Klein: @ltklein

Episode edit by Lauren Klein

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Apr 03 2019

1hr 32mins

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0.15: Interview with James Marsters

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Buckle your seatbelts and black out your windshields because we are about to blast RIGHT THROUGH that Welcome to Sunnydale sign, light up a Morley, and talk to James Marsters about his time playing the most beloved black-nailed, peroxide-headed vampire of all time: Spike! This is the Interview with a Vampire we have all truly been waiting for, is it not?!


Be warned, this interview contains spoilers!


LEARN MORE ABOUT JAMES MARSTERS:

JamesMarstersOfficial.com

Vidiots // vimeo.vidiotsonline.com

Twitter & Instagram: @jamesmarstersof


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


HOT HOT TIPS

Brand new Kristine Thune-designed shirt in the shop! Plus Local Girl Gang crewneck sweatshirts and kelly green Demon Lizard Patriarchy tees, wow wow wow wow wow! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP!

NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast

HELP US TRANSCRIBE over at https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions


Episode mix by Lauren Klein: @ltklein

Episode edit by Lauren Klein

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Mar 27 2019

1hr 51mins

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4.20: The Yoko Factor

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Crossover episode!! Brittany Ashley and Laura Zak slide in from Angel On Top to join Jenny for a spirited discussion of this episode - including the no-holds-barred matchup between (GASP!!!) Angel and Riley! TWO TITANS CONVERGE AT LONG LAST, and they both could stand for some emotional maturation! Are you Team Billowy Coat King Of Pain? Team Butterscotch Hunk? Or Team Man I Sure Miss Faith?! Wherever you fall on the BuffyShip spectrum, we've got you covered for S4E20: The Yoko Factor.


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Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Special Guest Host Brittany Ashley: @britt27ash, brittanyashleyfunny.com

Special Guest Host Laura Zak: @la_wa, laurazak.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


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Brand new Kristine Thune-designed shirt in the shop! Plus Local Girl Gang crewneck sweatshirts and kelly green Demon Lizard Patriarchy tees, wow wow wow wow wow! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP!

NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast

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Episode mix by Lauren Klein: @ltklein

Episode edit by Lauren Klein

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Mar 20 2019

1hr 41mins

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4.19: New Moon Rising

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Mar 06 2019

1hr 40mins

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4.18: Where the Wild Things Are

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Hrishikesh Hirway is back to talk to Jenny about his favorite character, Riley Finn! We also discuss the very special time in a young girl's life when she accidentally becomes one half of a human sex battery powering a lust-filled poltergeisty frat house haunting. Relatable! For better or worse, today is all about S4E18: Where the Wild Things Are.


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Special Guest Host, Hrishikesh Hirway; @hrishihirway, hrishikesh.co

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram


HOT HOT TIPS

The patriarchy is now being smashed in bright green!! New tees and hoodies to brighten up your winter! Plus socks are back in stock! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP!

NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast

HELP US TRANSCRIBE over at https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions


Episode mix by Lauren Klein: @ltklein

Episode edit by Lauren Klein

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Feb 20 2019

1hr 28mins

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4.17: Superstar

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It's another day in Sunnydale, which means chaos, monsters, and the valiant charge of our hero Jonathan. Vanquishing all evil as it arrives on the Hellmouth, showing us all how to be gracious and kind while also strong and powerful, Jonathan gives a voice to the voiceless, and continues to give us hope. Where would we be without him? Today we are discussing S4E17: Superstar. Thank you, Jonathan. Thank you.


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Special Guest Host, Joanna Robinson; @jowrotethis

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram

Kate Leth, Our Fashion Queen: @kateleth


SPECIAL SONG GUESTS

Chris Farren as the voice of Xander: http://hotguywithglasses.com

(Introducing!) Hrishikesh Hirway as the voice of Giles: https://hrishikesh.co/

Bess Rogers as the voice of Willow: http://bessrogers.com/


HOT HOT TIPS

The patriarchy is now being smashed in bright green!! New tees and hoodies to brighten up your winter! Plus socks are back in stock! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP!

NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast

HELP US TRANSCRIBE over at https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions


Episode mix by Lauren Klein: @ltklein

Episode edit by Lauren Klein & Kristin Russo

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Feb 06 2019

1hr 34mins

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4.16: Who Are You?

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AAAHHHH FAITH SWAPPED BODIES WITH BUFFY! All hands on deck! This is not a drill! This week we are live from PodCon2 in Seattle, where we find Faith and Buffy locked in eternal girl-frenemy conflict, Tara and Willow getting VERY sweaty as they make a magic glow-ball out of *ahem*, and also - hey, what's a "stevedore"? Grab a towel for S4E16: Who Are You?


LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET

Jenny Owen Youngs: @jennyowenyoungsjennyowenyoungs.com/buffering

Kristin Russo: @kristinnoelinekristinnoeline.comeveryoneisgay.commykidisgay.com

Buffering the Vampire Slayer: @bufferingcast on twitter, facebook, and instagram

Kate Leth, Our Fashion Queen: @kateleth


HOT HOT TIPS

We have a new pom hat! We have Smash shirts for kids!! We have vinyl! Visit bufferingthevampireslayer.com and click SHOP!

NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over to patreon.com/bufferingcast

HELP US TRANSCRIBE over at https://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions


Episode mix by Lauren Klein: @ltklein

Episode edit by Lauren Klein & Kristin Russo

Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

Jan 24 2019

1hr 27mins

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