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Welcome to the Star Wars party! Brews and Blasters is your chance to kick back and enjoy everything about that galaxy far, far away. From the prequels to the original trilogy to The Force Awakens, Rogue One, The Last Jedi and Solo, hosts Chris Salton and Joe Tavano sit down every week to do what would be doing anyway–talk about all things Star Wars, tell some stories, and have a good time. Join them as they share their love for Star Wars, the most obscure Star Wars characters, Boston’s North Shore, 1980s pop culture and delicious food, and occasionally talk to fascinating people–and friends, like an anthropomorphic packet of crystallized lime. Be a Warhead! The Star Wars podcast party starts here.

Welcome to the Star Wars party! Brews and Blasters is your chance to kick back and enjoy everything about that galaxy far, far away. From the prequels to the original trilogy to The Force Awakens, Rogue One, The Last Jedi and Solo, hosts Chris Salton and Joe Tavano sit down every week to do what would be doing anyway–talk about all things Star Wars, tell some stories, and have a good time. Join them as they share their love for Star Wars, the most obscure Star Wars characters, Boston’s North Shore, 1980s pop culture and delicious food, and occasionally talk to fascinating people–and friends, like an anthropomorphic packet of crystallized lime. Be a Warhead! The Star Wars podcast party starts here.

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United States

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Welcome to the Star Wars party! Brews and Blasters is your chance to kick back and enjoy everything about that galaxy far, far away. From the prequels to the original trilogy to The Force Awakens, Rogue One, The Last Jedi and Solo, hosts Chris Salton and Joe Tavano sit down every week to do what would be doing anyway–talk about all things Star Wars, tell some stories, and have a good time. Join them as they share their love for Star Wars, the most obscure Star Wars characters, Boston’s North Shore, 1980s pop culture and delicious food, and occasionally talk to fascinating people–and friends, like an anthropomorphic packet of crystallized lime. Be a Warhead! The Star Wars podcast party starts here.

Language:

English

Contact:

(978) 219-6688


Episodes

272: Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure Commentary

8/26/2020
No way. No…Way. YES WAY, WARHEADS! We’ve been waiting to do this show for years, and it’s finally time. Strange things are afoot, friends, and we are about to watch one of our favorite movies ever, Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure. Come with us on this most unprecedented journey, don’t forget to wind your watch, and of course, say hello to the Princesses for us. It’s time for Brews and Blasters.

Duration:01:38:50

271: Snoke's Face

8/25/2020
From a Sam & Joe’s special to a very special look at our man Snoke, the only thing that’s not on our plate in this episode is a boring time! Let’s get weird, friends! This week we’re analyzing Snoke’s soft face, telling legendary stories from Dolph Lundgren, analyzing the Star Wars film delays, and a heaping bowlful of food talk and NeedEm GotEm. Let’s go, Warheads! The Star Wars party starts NOW! It’s time for Brews and Blasters.

Duration:00:55:13

270: Rest in Power Wilfred Brimley

8/24/2020
Well, Chris hates the idea of reordering the titles of the Skywalker Saga, and we look back on the incredible life of one of the stars of The Battle for Endor. Then, there’s some discussion on knife collections, cinema on demand, Jiang Wen, stupid quotes and much more. The Star Wars Party starts now! It’s time for Brews and Blasters.

Duration:01:03:30

269: Joe Bought a Helmet

8/4/2020
Let’s get real for a minute: the moment a Star Wars fan put on his first Boba Fett helmet is an amazing thing, so we wanted to share it with you. That’s a longwinded way of saying we got a mammoth NeedEm GotEm session in store for you, with such action as Joe trying to figure out how a stand is put together, and an in-depth review of the new Black Series Snowspeeder. Let’s go, Warheads! The Star Wars Party starts now! It’s time for Brews and Blasters.

Duration:00:35:43

268: I Love It When A Plan Comes Together

8/1/2020
FINALLY, it’s time to talk about the Bad Batch, and guess what: we have some takes you won’t hear anywhere else. Without giving too many hints, We pity the fool who misses this episode! Let’s go, Warheads! The Star Wars Party starts NOW! It’s time for Brews and Blasters.

Duration:01:00:13

267: Everything but The Bad Batch II

7/25/2020
Nope, this isn't about The Bad Batch but that's because we have so much to say about it, we reserved it for an upcoming episode! This time, we're talkin Willlow 2, Mandalorian Publishing, Luke’s original entrance into Star Wars, Doomcock’s BS theory, plus a boatload of NeedEmGotEm, including the Shadow Stormtrooper, Battle for Hoth Game (Retro Collection Luke Snowspeeder), Black Series Snowspeeder w/Dak Ralter. Let’s Go, Warheads! The Star Wars Party Starts Now! It’s time for Brews and...

Duration:00:42:43

266: Everything but The Bad Batch I

7/20/2020
Recorded just before The Bad Batch series announcement, we dig into literally anything and everything BUT that info. We get weird. For example: Phase One Trooper=Jared Leto Joker, Phase Two Trooper=Heath Ledger Joker. Lets go Warheads! The Star Wars Party starts now! It's time for Brews and Blasters. Let's go, Warheads! The Star Wars Party starts NOW! It's time for Brews and Blasters. Support Brews and Blasters Stop by our channel on the RetroZap Discord Servervoicemailemail Get weird with...

Duration:01:09:07

265: The Opposervatory

7/13/2020
First came the Zuveum, but now it's time for the Opposervatory! On this episode of Brews and Blasters, we ask the hard-hitting questions, like the proper way to use a Wampa and what is going on in Jon Favreau's mind. Let's go, Warheads! The Star Wars Party starts NOW! It's time for Brews and Blasters.

Duration:00:42:12

264: Star Wars Squadrons

7/3/2020
This week on Brews and Blasters, Chris and Joe rediscover their Renegade roots, remember the perfection of Don’t Tell Mom the Babysitter’s Dead, discover the trailer for Star Wars Squadrons, dissect the first chapter of Star Wars: The High Republic: Light of the Jedi first chapter and much more. The dishes are done, man! The Star Wars party starts NOW! It’s time for Brews and Blasters.

Duration:00:51:56

263: Affliction Shirt Stormtrooper

6/24/2020
If you throw hot dogs into a crowd during a live Star Wars podcast, are you a convention panel or a food vendor? Does it really matter? Without you, this is what we become, so thank you so much for your amazing feedback! Also, we got a great NeedEm GotEm this week with a few surprises! Let's go, Warheads! The Star Wars Party starts NOW! It's time for Brews and Blasters.

Duration:00:49:10

262: Rattle Rattle Snake Man's Here

6/23/2020
Should grown men be allowed to compete in Jedi Temple Challenge? Should Hawaiian Punch still come in metal cans? Should two guys from Boston get on mics while drinking and do a Star Wars podcast? The answers to these questions and more are all coming up on this episode. Let's go, Warheads! The Star Wars Party starts NOW! It's time for Brews and Blasters.

Duration:00:59:33

261: My Probot is Out

6/9/2020
It's NeedEm GotEm time, folks and we have some exciting figures to discuss, some grievances to be aired, a TVC petition to be signed and maybe some live bidding on a mini saber. Let's GO, Warheads! The Star Wars Party starts NOW! It's time for Brews and Blasters. Also: Sign the petition for Hasbro to make more 3.75” The Vintage Collection figures!

Duration:00:56:21

260: Two Wild Panthers

6/3/2020
There is so much to discuss on this jam-packed episode so hang on tight! Virtual Clutch concerts, barrel proof bourbon, chicken marsala, Instapot mac & cheese, Jedi Temple Challenge with King Ahmed Best, virtual races & Star Wars medals, The High Republic, RIPs, Ahsoka timelines in season seven, and then we really get weird. Let’s GO, Warheads! The Star Wars Party starts NOW! It’s time for Brews and Blasters.

Duration:00:59:44

259: The Siege of Mandalore Part II

5/31/2020
This is it. The final episodes of The Clone Wars are done, and we have a lot to say. In this episode, we're taking a deep dive into "Shattered" and "Victory and Death." Let's go, Warheads! The Star Wars Party starts now! It's time for Brews and Blasters.

Duration:00:40:05

258: The Siege of Mandalore Part I

5/21/2020
On this episode of Brews and Blasters, Chris and Joe kick off the climactic finale of the groundbreaking series The Clone Wars with the Siege of Mandalore arc! In this episode, we're taking a deep dive into "Old Friends Not Forgotten" and "The Phantom Apprentice." Let's go, Warheads! The Star Wars Party starts now! It's time for Brews and Blasters.

Duration:01:02:50

257: The Ahsoka Arc Part II

5/5/2020
On this episode of Brews and Blasters, we finish our look at the penultimate story in the Clone Wars, informally known as the Ahsoka Arc. This episode covers Clone Wars season seven episodes "Dangerous Debt" and "Together Again." Let's Go, Warheads! The Star Wars Party starts NOW! It's time for Brews and Blasters. Support Brews and Blasters Stop by our channel on the RetroZap Discord Servervoicemailemail Get weird with Brews and Blasters merch!Apple Podcasts reviewYak Face,JediNews,Fantha...

Duration:00:44:09

256: The Ahsoka Arc Part I

5/5/2020
On this episode of Brews and Blasters, we begin our look at the penultimate story in the Clone Wars, informally known as the Ahsoka Arc. This episode covers Clone Wars season seven episodes "Gone Without a Trace" and "Deal No Deal." Let's Go, Warheads! The Star Wars Party starts NOW! It's time for Brews and Blasters. Support Brews and Blasters Stop by our channel on the RetroZap Discord Servervoicemailemail Get weird with Brews and Blasters merch!Apple Podcasts reviewYak...

Duration:01:02:35

255: Spaceballs Film Commentary

4/27/2020
You asked for it, you got it! Chris and Joe are joined by Star Wars superfan Mike Conte as we hang out and watch the classic 1987 film Spaceballs! It's time to go to plaid! No matter who you're surrounded by, get the film queued up and have some laughs with us! Let’s GO, Warheads! The Star Wars Party Starts NOW! It’s time for Brews and Blasters. Support Brews and Blasters Stop by our channel on the RetroZap Discord Servervoicemailemail Get weird with Brews and Blasters merch!Apple Podcasts...

Duration:01:59:24

254: The Bad Batch Arc Part II

4/15/2020
We continue our look at the Bad Batch arc of the final season of The Clone Wars with "On the Wings of Keeradaks" and "Unfinished Business." We also continue our deep dive into sweatpants and socks made by...Tesla? Be on the lookout for a rare Dark City reference, too. Let’s GO, Warheads! The Star Wars Party Starts NOW! It’s time for Brews and Blasters. Support Brews and Blasters Stop by our channel on the RetroZap Discord Servervoicemailemail Get weird with Brews and Blasters merch!Apple...

Duration:00:45:32

253: The Bad Batch Arc Part I

4/7/2020
It’s Brewsday, live from the Apocalypse! Chris and Joe are comin’ at cha from separate Beatlabs to dig into the first arc from The Clone Wars final season, The Bad Batch arc! This episode looks at the first two episodes, “The Bad Batch,” and “A Distant Echo.” So grab your vintage collectors’ item porcelain knobs and let’s GO, Warheads! The Star Wars Party Starts NOW! It’s time for Brews and Blasters. Support Brews and Blasters Stop by our channel on the RetroZap Discord...

Duration:01:10:28