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Buffering the Vampire Slayer | A Buffy the Vampire Slayer Podcast

Jenny Owen Youngs & Kristin Russo

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Buffering the Vampire Slayer | A Buffy the Vampire Slayer Podcast
Buffering the Vampire Slayer | A Buffy the Vampire Slayer Podcast

Buffering the Vampire Slayer | A Buffy the Vampire Slayer Podcast

Jenny Owen Youngs & Kristin Russo

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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*

Latest Episodes

0.20: Interview with Mercedes McNab

EMercedes McNab sat down to talk with Kristin about her role as our favorite Cordette-turned-vampire, Harmony!

45 MIN6 days ago
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0.20: Interview with Mercedes McNab

0.19: Gaby Dunn, Mal Blum, and Dawn Summers

EWe talk to Gaby Dunn 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.

41 MIN1 weeks ago
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0.19: Gaby Dunn, Mal Blum, and Dawn Summers

5.02: Real Me

EHarmony 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:@jennyowenyoungs;jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering Kristin Russo:@kristinnoeline;kristinnoeline.com,everyoneisgay.com,mykidisgay.com Buffering the Vampire Slayer:@bufferingcaston twitter, facebook, and instagram SPECIAL GUESTS Mercedes McNab: @mercedesmcnabofficial Fashion Watch Queen Kate Leth:@kateleth;http://kateleth.com Famous Millenial Gaby Dunn:@gabydunn HOT HOT TIPS NEXT LIVE SHOW is in San Francisco on 12/6! Visitbufferingthevampireslayer.comand click EVENTS for tickets! JOIN OUR PATREON FAMILY: Now with ad-free episodes!!patreon.com/bufferingcast HELP US TRANSCRIBE over athttps://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

86 MIN1 weeks ago
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5.02: Real Me

5.01: Buffy vs Dracula

ELive from Philadeliphia, Kristin & Jenny are BACK to talk to you all about S5E1: Buffy vs Dracula!!!

134 MIN3 weeks ago
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5.01: Buffy vs Dracula

0.18: Interview with Charisma Carpenter

EIt 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:@jennyowenyoungs;jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering Kristin Russo:@kristinnoeline;kristinnoeline.com,everyoneisgay.com,mykidisgay.com Buffering the Vampire Slayer:@bufferingcaston 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! Visitbufferingthevampireslayer.comand click SHOP! NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over topatreon.com/bufferingcast, and also check out the amazing summer we have in store for you on our Events page! HELP US TRANSCRIBE over athttps://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions Episode mix & edit by Lauren Klein:@ltklein Episode produced by Kristin Russo Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

89 MINJUL 23
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0.18: Interview with Charisma Carpenter

0.17: Interview with Seth Green

EWhat'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 LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET Jenny Owen Youngs:@jennyowenyoungs;jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering Kristin Russo:@kristinnoeline;kristinnoeline.com,everyoneisgay.com,mykidisgay.com Buffering the Vampire Slayer:@bufferingcaston 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! Visitbufferingthevampireslayer.comand click SHOP! NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over topatreon.com/bufferingcast, and also check out the amazing summer we have in store for you on our Events page! HELP US TRANSCRIBE over athttps://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions Episode mix & edit by Lauren Klein:@ltklein Episode produced by Kristin Russo Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

59 MINJUN 7
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0.17: Interview with Seth Green

4.22.02: Restless Part Two

EIt'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. LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET Jenny Owen Youngs:@jennyowenyoungs;jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering Kristin Russo:@kristinnoeline;kristinnoeline.com,everyoneisgay.com,mykidisgay.com Buffering the Vampire Slayer:@bufferingcaston 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 HOT HOT TIPS Brand new Alewife Beer St...

84 MINMAY 1
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4.22.02: Restless Part Two

4.22: Restless

EPush 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:@jennyowenyoungs;jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering Kristin Russo:@kristinnoeline;kristinnoeline.com,everyoneisgay.com,mykidisgay.com Buffering the Vampire Slayer:@bufferingcaston 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 S...

88 MINAPR 24
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4.22: Restless

0.16: Interview with Sophia Crawford & Jeff Pruitt

ESophia 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:@jennyowenyoungs;jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering Kristin Russo:@kristinnoeline;kristinnoeline.com,everyoneisgay.com,mykidisgay.com Buffering the Vampire Slayer:@bufferingcaston 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/UCfoIVpWLzy6Iv0Ru39ea...

62 MINAPR 17
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0.16: Interview with Sophia Crawford & Jeff Pruitt

4.21: Primeval

E4.21: 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 Jenny Owen Youngs:@jennyowenyoungs;jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering Kristin Russo:@kristinnoeline;kristinnoeline.com,everyoneisgay.com,mykidisgay.com Buffering the Vampire Slayer:@bufferingcaston 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! Visitbufferingthevampireslayer.comand click SHOP! NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Hea...

92 MINAPR 3
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4.21: Primeval

Latest Episodes

0.20: Interview with Mercedes McNab

EMercedes McNab sat down to talk with Kristin about her role as our favorite Cordette-turned-vampire, Harmony!

45 MIN6 days ago
Comments
0.20: Interview with Mercedes McNab

0.19: Gaby Dunn, Mal Blum, and Dawn Summers

EWe talk to Gaby Dunn 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.

41 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
0.19: Gaby Dunn, Mal Blum, and Dawn Summers

5.02: Real Me

EHarmony 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:@jennyowenyoungs;jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering Kristin Russo:@kristinnoeline;kristinnoeline.com,everyoneisgay.com,mykidisgay.com Buffering the Vampire Slayer:@bufferingcaston twitter, facebook, and instagram SPECIAL GUESTS Mercedes McNab: @mercedesmcnabofficial Fashion Watch Queen Kate Leth:@kateleth;http://kateleth.com Famous Millenial Gaby Dunn:@gabydunn HOT HOT TIPS NEXT LIVE SHOW is in San Francisco on 12/6! Visitbufferingthevampireslayer.comand click EVENTS for tickets! JOIN OUR PATREON FAMILY: Now with ad-free episodes!!patreon.com/bufferingcast HELP US TRANSCRIBE over athttps://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

86 MIN1 weeks ago
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5.02: Real Me

5.01: Buffy vs Dracula

ELive from Philadeliphia, Kristin & Jenny are BACK to talk to you all about S5E1: Buffy vs Dracula!!!

134 MIN3 weeks ago
Comments
5.01: Buffy vs Dracula

0.18: Interview with Charisma Carpenter

EIt 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:@jennyowenyoungs;jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering Kristin Russo:@kristinnoeline;kristinnoeline.com,everyoneisgay.com,mykidisgay.com Buffering the Vampire Slayer:@bufferingcaston 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! Visitbufferingthevampireslayer.comand click SHOP! NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over topatreon.com/bufferingcast, and also check out the amazing summer we have in store for you on our Events page! HELP US TRANSCRIBE over athttps://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions Episode mix & edit by Lauren Klein:@ltklein Episode produced by Kristin Russo Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

89 MINJUL 23
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0.18: Interview with Charisma Carpenter

0.17: Interview with Seth Green

EWhat'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 LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET Jenny Owen Youngs:@jennyowenyoungs;jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering Kristin Russo:@kristinnoeline;kristinnoeline.com,everyoneisgay.com,mykidisgay.com Buffering the Vampire Slayer:@bufferingcaston 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! Visitbufferingthevampireslayer.comand click SHOP! NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Head on over topatreon.com/bufferingcast, and also check out the amazing summer we have in store for you on our Events page! HELP US TRANSCRIBE over athttps://www.bufferingthevampireslayer.com/transcriptions Episode mix & edit by Lauren Klein:@ltklein Episode produced by Kristin Russo Logo: Kristine Thune (kristinethune.com)

59 MINJUN 7
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0.17: Interview with Seth Green

4.22.02: Restless Part Two

EIt'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. LOCATE YOUR HOSTS UPON THE INTERNET Jenny Owen Youngs:@jennyowenyoungs;jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering Kristin Russo:@kristinnoeline;kristinnoeline.com,everyoneisgay.com,mykidisgay.com Buffering the Vampire Slayer:@bufferingcaston 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 HOT HOT TIPS Brand new Alewife Beer St...

84 MINMAY 1
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4.22.02: Restless Part Two

4.22: Restless

EPush 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:@jennyowenyoungs;jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering Kristin Russo:@kristinnoeline;kristinnoeline.com,everyoneisgay.com,mykidisgay.com Buffering the Vampire Slayer:@bufferingcaston 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 S...

88 MINAPR 24
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4.22: Restless

0.16: Interview with Sophia Crawford & Jeff Pruitt

ESophia 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:@jennyowenyoungs;jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering Kristin Russo:@kristinnoeline;kristinnoeline.com,everyoneisgay.com,mykidisgay.com Buffering the Vampire Slayer:@bufferingcaston 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/UCfoIVpWLzy6Iv0Ru39ea...

62 MINAPR 17
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0.16: Interview with Sophia Crawford & Jeff Pruitt

4.21: Primeval

E4.21: 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 Jenny Owen Youngs:@jennyowenyoungs;jennyowenyoungs.com/buffering Kristin Russo:@kristinnoeline;kristinnoeline.com,everyoneisgay.com,mykidisgay.com Buffering the Vampire Slayer:@bufferingcaston 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! Visitbufferingthevampireslayer.comand click SHOP! NEW PATREON LEVEL & GIVEAWAYS: Hea...

92 MINAPR 3
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4.21: Primeval