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Fans discuss the crack ships of series 4, starring balloon!John and Shermit. Listen here or download. Shownotes: Consulting Fans: Smirk, Vex, JL4L Producer: Smirk, Vex, Editor: DrinkingCocoa Balloon!John Recs Shawleylesres’s huge Balloon!John collection lynatikish’s balloon manips anotherwellkeptsecret’s adorable balloon art and sketch nim-lock’s balloon!johnlock kiss enerjax’s balloon!John art eliosu’s adorable […]

62 – We Ship It: Balloon!John and Shermit


Consulting fans Chelsea, Finnagain, and Fox Estacado about the San Diego Comic Con and Sherlock Series 4 trailer. Listen here or download. Series 4 trailer NerdHQ panel Controversies of The Prodigy’s Smack My Bitch Up Smack My Bitch Up Music Video (content warning for sexual violence and drug use) This segment […]

52 – SDCC and Trailer Squee


Consulting Fans Alexxphoenix42, Littleowls3, Steph (Inevitably-Johnlocked), and B share their reactions and interpretations of Mycroft Holmes as depicted in The Abominable Bride. Listen here or download. Mycroft’s Large Heart Mycroft in TAB A Christmas Carol – Sherlock Style This segment was originally posted on May 1, 2016 in Episode 49: The Merry Month of Mycroft. It […]

49 – Fatsuit Mycroft Roundtable



Consulting Fan finnagain interviews fans at 221B con 2016 before and after meeting David Nellist and about their con experience. Listen here or download. This segment was originally posted on May 1, 2016 in Episode 49: The Merry Month of Mycroft. It may have been remastered for audibility. Music Credit Unless otherwise indicated, music is available […]

49 – Fans and David Nellist live from 221b Con


Consulting Fan B interviews Alia about the Martin Freeman fan group the Freemartinis. Listen here or download. Tumblr Twitter This segment was originally posted on March 1, 2016 in Episode 47: You Know My Methods. It may have been remastered for audibility.   Music Credit Unless otherwise indicated, music is available for purchase through online retailers […]

47 – From the Notebook of Kitty Riley: Freemartinis


Consulting Fans Drinkingcocoa, methleigh, B, mid0nz, and timestitcher talk about the staging of the Victorian special, from the lights to the costumes.  Listen here or download.  Empire 360 Panoramic Sherlock Sets Semana Santa in Spain Arwel Jones Twitter Dannysfx Twitter Tyntesfield House tours in January mid0nz’s posts on the moon lamp […]

45 – The Look of TAB roundtable



Consulting Fans Drinkingcocoa, Emma, Science, Dixie, and Caroline share their first reactions to the The Abominable Bride. Listen here or download. Canon stories referenced in The Abominable Bride from Mazarin221b Intern Kevin masterpost  Moffat, Gatiss, Thompson, and Suppressed Feminine Power by Drinkingcocoa This segment was originally posted on January 2, 2016 in Episode 44: Ghosts. It may have been […]

44 – Ghosts


Consulting Fans Drinkingcocoa and Finnagain interview meta writer and interviewer Mid0nz. Listen here or download. Masterlist of meta by mid0nz Metas based on conversations with Steve Lawes “Real Lost Vermeer” “How to Ship Johnlock Without Trying” “The Children’s Encyclopedia” The book list The props The Moonlamp Wholock Powers of Expression magazine […]

42 – Notebook of Kitty Riley: Mid0nz


Consulting Fans Emma, Dixie, Fox, B, and Chelsea reminise about going to stage door and hunting set locations in the UK. Listen here or download. Stage Door Mummy Holmes house This segment was originally posted on November 1, 2015 in Episode 42: DON’T PANIC. It may have been remastered for audibility.   Music Credit Unless otherwise […]

42 – Consulting Travelers



Consulting Fans Shannon, Emma, Finn, and Alexxphoenix42 try to sort actors Louise Brealey and Amanda Abblington into Hogwarts Houses. Listen here or download. Amanda Abbington interview What Loo Brealey loves This segment was originally posted on November 1, 2015 in Episode 42: DON’T PANIC. It may have been remastered for audibility.   Music Credit Unless otherwise […]

42 – Sorting Sherlock: Loo Brealey and Amanda Abbington


Consulting fans Miadifferent, Mid0nz, Postcardfromtheoryland, and finnagain talk about the music of Sherlock. Listen here or download. Music to Picture: An Interview with Sherlock Composer Michael Price by Mid0nz Blog post by Eos Sherlock on the Fiddle Fic rec: Coldsong by Eldritchhorrors Meta by Miadifferent: John’s theme in His Last Vow, […]

38 – Music Meta Roundtable


Shannon, and many 221B Con attendees in the Three Patch Podcast Con Suite sort actors Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman. Listen here or download. This segment was originally posted on May 1, 2015 in Episode 36: For Fandom!. It may have been remastered for audibility. Music Credit Unless otherwise indicated, music is available for purchase through […]

36 – Live from 221B Con: Sorting Cumberbatch and Freeman



Shannon interviews blogger, podcaster and setlocker Geny (Dudeufugly). Listen here or download. Tumblr Twitter The Spoilercast Tumblr – for those who like spoilers and setlock updates This segment was originally posted on January 6, 2015 in Episode 32: New Year, New Sherlock. It may have been remastered for audibility. Music Credit Unless otherwise indicated, music is […]

32 – Notebook of Kitty Riley: Geny


Shannon hosts a discussion on fandom in the media with special guests Anne Jamison, Elizabeth Minkel, and Lori Morimoto. Listen here or download. Aaron Hicklin, “The Gospel According to Benedict” (Out Magazine, Oct. 2014) Elizabeth Minkel, “Why it doesn’t matter what Benedict Cumberbatch thinks of Sherlock fan fiction” (New Statesman, Oct. […]

30 – Lustful Cock Monster Roundtable


Consulting Fans: Shannon (Host), and Nicola, Holly and Maja of the Gatiss Guild. Listen here or download.  Gatiss Guild Tumblr and Twitter  Happy Birthday Mark Gatiss Blog  Mark’s Twitter  Mark’s Agents (for writing to him)  London Lesbian and Gay Switchboard  Mark and Friends (40th Birthday Party celebration for LLGS, live conversation with Mark Gatiss, Amanda Abbington, Andrew Scott, and more) The League of […]

29 – Notebook of Kitty Riley: The Gatiss Guild



Consulting Fans: Shannon, Science, Maz (Mazarin221B), Chel (Makokitten), Liz (Professorfangirl). Listen here or download. Skulls and Tea at 221b’s Steven Moffat Quotes Tag Skulls and Tea at 221b’s Mark Gatiss Quotes Tag Steven Moffat on writing the best man speech Steven Moffat’s advice to writers Mark Gatiss loves red herrings:  Moriarty and Mycroft handshake Listeners such as welovethebeekeeper and april…im […]

25 – The Media, the Fourth Wall and the Fandom


Consulting Fans: Shannon, Drinkingcocoa, and Emma. Listen here or download. Skulls and Tea at 221b’s Steven Moffat Quotes Tag Skulls and Tea at 221b’s Mark Gatiss Quotes Tag Steven Moffat on writing the best man speech Steven Moffat’s advice to writers Mark Gatiss loves red herrings:  Moriarty and Mycroft handshake Listeners such as welovethebeekeeper and april…im april sorted the writers […]

25 – Sorting Sherlock: Moffat, Gatiss, and Thompson