The Buffy EP
is the second release by Velvet Chain
. It was released to the Internet in February 1999, and for sale in the US in October of the same by the Freak Records
label. It arose out of the appearance of Velvet Chain in an episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer
, from which it derives its title and title track. With the exception of the remix of "Frenchie" the songs on the EP are mellow pieces dominated by the vocals of Erika Amato
- Erika Amato - lead and backing vocals, turntables on "Strong"
- Jeff Stacy - bass guitar, loops, samples, turntables on "Strong" and "Watching You"
- David Fraga - keyboards on "Buffy" and "Watching You"
- Brian Reardon - guitar on "Buffy" and "Watching You"
- Brett Chasen - drums on "Buffy"
- Tom Calzini - guitar on "Lovin' Ain't So Easy", "Strong", "Treason", and "I Don't Care"
- Jay Stolmack - horns on "Lovin' Ain't So Easy" and "Treason"
- Craig Van Sant - drums on "Treason"
- Diana Lorden - violin on "I Don't Care"
- Janna Robinson - additional backing vocals on "Buffy"
- Brett Albrecht - additional keyboards on "Lovin' Ain't So Easy" and "Treason"
- Seth Green - additional guitar on "Buffy"
- Buffy (Jeff Stacy, Erika Amato) - 5:20
Watching You (Stacy, Amato, A Costa) - 3:42
Lovin' Ain't So Easy (Stacy) - 4:32
Strong (original version) (Stacy, Amato) - 4:29
- This song is based on the show Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and is a retelling of the relationship between Buffy and Angel during seasons 1 and 2 of the show.
Treason (Stacy, Amato, Tom Calzini) - 4:14
- A version of this track is on the Buffy the Vampire Slayer soundtrack. This is one of the songs to appear on Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
I Don't Care (Stacy, Amato) - 6:54
Frenchie (extended club mix) (Stacy, Amato) - 12:38
- This track was not included on the internet release. This is the second song to have appeared on Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
- This track was remixed by Jeff Stacy and D.J. Luke. It also includes a second version of Strong as a hidden track.