It’s our favorite time of the year (aside from movie premiere time, that is)! Come join us as Emcee talks to Mneme Hoshiko, who shares her experiences at Celebration, and in keeping with our ‘real world’ subject this time around, we have a spotlight on Marcia Lucas, the woman who edited the original trilogy. Plus a great video rec from Emcee, and more!
Continue reading “Trash Compactor Episode XI: Celebration”
Here in Episode X (better late than never, yes?), we talk about Chuck Wendig’s Aftermath trilogy, squee about all the latest news coming from Lucasfilm, and indulge in more of our usual shenanigans re: X-wings and X-rated speculation.
Continue reading “Trash Compactor Episode X: The War is Not Over”
Join us for episode nine, where we talk about the latest news of Episode VIII (the real one, not ours), our in-depth discussion of Rogue One with special guest Leupagus, and the usual round up of news, a spotlight on Lyra Erso, and a few more thoughts on Carrie Fisher.
Continue reading “Trash Compactor Episode IX: A Rebellion Built on Hope”
On December 27th, we lost Carrie Fisher much too soon. Join us as we remember the woman who was a hero to us in many many ways.
Continue reading “Trash Compactor Episode VIII: Drowned in Moonlight, Strangled by Her Own Bra”
Join Emcee, roane, and April as we talk about Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, each within hours of seeing it for the first time. We’ll save the analysis and discussion for our January episode, this episode is pure squee. Listen in as we get excited about Jyn, Cassian and the rest of the team, along with all of the shout-outs and callbacks and plot twists in this first Star Wars Anthology movie.
Continue reading “The Trash Compactor Reacts: Rogue One”
Happy Life Day! Join Emcee, Roane, and April as we celebrate this Star Wars holiday by watching (and then talking about) the infamous Star Wars Holiday Special with special guest Rob (Emcee’s baby brother–Life Day being a time for family and all). We also have a lot of opinions this time around, on topics from the latest Han Solo casting news to Carrie Fisher’s new memoir, The Princess Diarist.
Continue reading “Trash Compactor Episode VII: Life Day”
This month is all about the Disney XD TV series, Star Wars Rebels. Join Emcee, Roane, and special guest Luthe (persian-slipper) as we talk about Ezra, Kanan, and the rest of the crew of the Ghost: where they’ve been and where we think they’re going (cue freakout from Roane). We also talk about a fan theory involving Rex, new information on Kylo Ren. Plus, letters from listeners including more discussion about vehicular sex in the Star Wars universe.
Continue reading “Trash Compactor Episode VI: Rebel Rebel”
Join us this month for look at some of our favorite rarepairs and the pros and cons of shipping rarepairs with special guests Leupagus and Zoe. Also we talk some about the premiere of Season 3 of Star Wars: Rebels, and we have listener email asking the important questions: Is it possible to have sex in an X-wing?
Continue reading “Trash Compactor Episode V: A Ship for All Seasons”
This month, we finish up our look at Rey with Rex and April, talking about shipping and speculation going forward for Episodes VIII and IX. We also bid a heartfelt farewell to Kenny Baker.
Continue reading “Trash Compactor Episode IV: A Rey of Hope, Part II”
Join us for the first of two episodes about Rey! In the first part, we talk about preconceived notions we had about Rey going into The Force Awakens, what some of our favorite moments were, and theories about her backstory and family. We also introduce a new segment we’ll do from time to time, The Trash Compactor Podcast Reacts, where we talk about some big breaking news within the fandom. This month, it’s all about Star Wars Celebration.
Continue reading “Trash Compactor Episode III: A Rey of Hope, Part I”