Thursday, June 30, 2022

Five(ish) Fangirls Episode #377: Hello there!

After years of waiting and anticipation, we have finally been given a series focused on Obi-Wan Kenobi. Join us as we take a look at the miniseries and how it fits into the larger Star Wars lexicon. Plus we got some fandom news and your feedback. 

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Stranger Things S4 Part 2 trailer

Disney Wish cruise ship to be christened on June 29th

Gold Standard #53: Ordinary People

Gold Standard Patreon, June 2022: The Godfather Part III

Rachel’s InConJunction schedule

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Five(ish) Fangirls Episode #375: A Boy From Liverpool


In the mid-1970s, an interviewer asked Paul McCartney, "Isn't 33 a bit old for rock and roll?" Little did that person know that almost 50 years later, Sir Paul would still be releasing new music and rocking out to thousands across the globe. Join us this week as we celebrate the life and career of Paul McCartney, as he gets ready to turn 80 on June 18th. From the Beatles to Wings, Macca has cemented himself as one of the most successful artists of all time. Plus some fandom news and your feedback. 

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Neil Patrick Harris joins Doctor Who 60th



Chris Farley interview Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney Carpool Karaoke

Paul McCartney breaks down his most iconic songs | GQ

Paul McCartney answers the web’s most searched questions | WIRED

Paul McCartney in casual conversation with Jarvis Cocker at LIPA

BNEvents: Paul McCartney (THE LYRICS) with B&N CEO, James Daunt

There’s Only One Paul McCartney (2002 BBC Documentary)

Beatles song rights dispute: Paul McCartney and Sony ATV work it out



Friday, June 10, 2022

Five(ish) Fangirls Episode #374: It's A Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Universe


When Doctor Strange meets America Chavez, a girl who is being hunted for her unique ability to travel through the multiverse, he steps in to help America survive. Facing a threat too great to handle alone, Strange turns to Wong and Wanda for their assistance but soon discovers that the danger comes from an unexpected – and extremely powerful – source. Plunged into the multiverse, Strange is pitted against all sorts of surprises as he attempts to protect not just America, but the state of the multiverse too. 

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Netflix Geeked Week announcements

-The Sandman arrives August 5

Gold Standard The Oscars Podcast #51: The Deer Hunter

Book Club updates

Thursday, June 2, 2022

Five(ish) Fangirls Episode #373: Swamp Spooks

In a desolate Cornish landscape littered with relics of prehistoric man, the Doctor and Evelyn uncover a catalogue of mysteries. What is the secret of the fog? Can the moor be haunted by a demonic host of imps? 

Join us this week as we return to the Big Finish vault with 'The Spectre of Lanyon Moor' which sees the Doctor team back up with the Brigadier. Plus the fandom news and your feedback. 

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Thor Love and Thunder trailer

Star Wars Celebration announcements

Thursday, May 26, 2022

Five(ish) Fangirls Episode #372: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

It broke the rules and set new standards for albums, and for 55 years Sgt Pepper and his Lonely Hearts Club Band have been entertaining music lovers. This week, we look at what many consider the greatest album in the Beatles catalog. Plus we cover some fandom news, your feedback, and Rachel gives a review of her "evening with Neil Gaiman".

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Fanthropy is shutting down all running clubs

Indy PopCon guest announcement: J Lee is best known as Lt. John LaMarr on The Orville

She-Hulk Attorney At Law trailer

David Tennant and Catherine Tate return to Doctor Who

Gold Standard Episode #50: Annie Hall



-How The Beatles changed album covers

-The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (ORIGINAL Promo Video)

-Paul McCartney on the origins of “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band”

-The unpredictable sound of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band-Sound of Song: Episode 2-BBC

-Deconstructing Sgt. Pepper

-Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band photo analysis part 1

-Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band photo analysis part 2

-Sound engineer Geoff Emerick remembers recording The Beatles Sgt Pepper’s album

-Richard Lush talks about working with The Beatles on their landmark Sgt Pepper’s album