The yr is 2017. Singer/songwriter Jenny Owen Youngs is a lifelong Buffy fan; her spouse, Kristin Russo, has by no means watched the present. So that they determined to start out a podcast referred to as Buffering The Vampire Slayer. Every podcast episode is devoted to watching and discussing one episode of Buffy, accompanied by an unique track written by Jenny, impressed by the episode.
The podcast rapidly constructed a cult following, with over 2500 Patreon followers. Within the years which have handed Youngs and Russo even acquired divorced—a plot level on the podcast, of types—and have nonetheless dedicated themselves to creating it by means of the season.
Now, they’ve lastly reached the notorious season six musical episode, “As soon as Extra, With Feeling.” And to have a good time … they wrote a complete musical. In regards to the expertise of watching the musical episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. They even managed to report the total solid album with some pals, all from quarantine.
It is each bit as great and ridiculous because it sounds. And you’ll pre-order it on vinyl.