Episode 391 – The Ranch Batch – Our Adventures in Northern California and The Bad Batch Season 3

We recently had the incredible honor to be able to do dream come true tours of Rancho Obi-Wan, Skywalker Ranch and Lucasfilm and as you can imagine, we have quite a few stories to tell.  Each place is amazing in all the best ways and we’re going over what happened, when it happened and we’re not leaving out the sweet potato fries. PLUS – this all led to a screening at Lucasfilm of the first 3 episodes of The Bad Batch season 3!   So surprise surprise Lando in disguise, we’re talking about those as well!  Project Necromancer!  Boba Boys!  Prison of the Mind!  Clones, clones and more clones!   

It’s a super sized Blast Points episode so get out your Motley Crue magic 8 ball, celebrate the love and listen today!  

Episode 389 – THE BAD BATCH SEASON 3 HYPE-A-THON

It’s almost time for the return of our favorite squad of misfit super clones and we’re spending some quality time wondering just where their story will be going and possibly ending with season three!  Listen along as we analyze the recent Bad Batch season 3 trailer, talk about how the show is like various spices, ask the big burning questions about Tech, Boba Fett and Norky, AND take hard hitting season 3 questions from listeners!  So head to the space bayou, get a haircut droid, celebrate the love and listen today!  

Episode 360 – Catching Up with David W. Collins and the Sound of Star Wars

This week we are thrilled to welcome back to Blast Points, Skywalker Sound’s David W. Collins!  Since we last talked a couple of years ago, David was nominated for an Emmy for his sound work on The Book of Boba Fett, led the way with Tales of the Jedi and The Bad Batch season 2 and was the sound designer for that little thing called The Mandalorian season 3.  Join us as we go over all of that and more as we explore what went into creating sounds for so much of the recent stuff we’ve loved.  What’s the secret sound in Gorian Shard’s voice, what was the inspiration for Gideon’s mech suit and where can you hear the sound of Jon Favreau’s dog?  

So, listen today & celebrate the love!    

check out The Soundtrack Show here :

Episode 344 – The Tragedy Of The Clones – The Bad Batch Season 2 Episodes 7 And 8

It’s the halfway point for The Bad Batch season 2 and we are more then halfway freaking out about these epic two episodes!  Listen as we talk all thing Clones and we explore the roots of Clones in Star Wars, how the Clone Wars changed everything and how the story of the Clone brothers continues to be one of Star Wars’ best and most tragic stories!   AND – join us as we break down episodes 7 and 8, THE CLONE CONSPIRACY and TRUTH AND CONSEQUENCES.  If you’ve watched them you know there’s a lot to talk about so get ready!  

Sound that party alarm, celebrate the love and listen today! 

Episode 340 – The Bad Batch Strikes Back – talking The Bad Batch season 2 first 3 episodes

The Bad Batch is back, Blast Points is back and it’s an all out Star Wars party as we celebrate the first amazing three episodes of season two!  Things really get moving with episode three and we’re breaking it all down as we look at where Clone Force 99 has been and where they may be going in the future!  We’re talking trap doors, The Dooku Renaissance, George Lucas in Beverly Hills Cop 3 and of course, C&C Music Factory canon!  Bad Batch is gonna make you SWEAT so celebrate the love and listen today!  

Episode 327 – The D23 News Jamboree

The D23 Expo descended upon California last weekend and the big Lucasfilm panel did not disappoint!  Join us as we look at the big hitters of the panel and come to the conclusion that we are DOOMED!  We’re talking INDY 5, Andor, Willow, Bad Batch, Tales of the Jedi, Mando, Ahsoka and MORE!  What gave us goose bumps and what made us want ice cream?  It’s a warning that we are about to cross over into a STAR WARS MADNESS zone and we’re kinda pumped about it!  So, splash some bleach water on your face, celebrate the love and listen today!  

Episode 287 – David W. Collins and the Sound of Star Wars

This week we are thrilled to welcome back sound designer / mixer for Skywalker Sound and friend of the show, David W. Collins!  Join us as we get caught up and learn all about what went into creating the world of sounds for The Bad Batch, the bold audio choices of Star Wars Visions and the fascinating stories behind our favorites, Biomes and Galaxy of Sounds!  You’ll laugh a little, you’ll learn a lot and just like us, you’re likely to be fascinated by every word David says!  So get out those headphones, listen today and celebrate the love!


David on Twitter and Instagram:

https://twitter.com/DavidWCollins

https://www.instagram.com/davidwcollins/

Check out his awesome podcast, The Soundtrack Show!

https://www.iheart.com/podcast/105-the-soundtrack-show-29021108/?pname=www.soundtrackpodcast.com&sc=dnsredirect

Episode 282 – Back to The Bad Batch

We’re going back to The Bad Batch!  It’s been just about a month since we’ve seen our Bad Batcher buddies and because we miss them we’re looking back at at all the greatness that was in season one.  Join us as we discuss the themes of the season, the wonderful Omega, our favorite episodes and much much more.  

So call up Soda Fett, celebrate the love and listen today!

Episode 266 – The Bad Batch is The Dad Batch

That group of lovable misfit clones, The Bad Batch has finally arrived and this week we are talking all about the first two episodes, Aftermath & Cut and Run!  Join us as we discuss why we love the mysterious Omega, why the clones are The Dad Batch, Tarkin on Kamino, Saw’s birthday party, THX-1138 deep thoughts, where the show could be going & more!!  We are loving this show so fat and it’s an all-out poncho waring party of an episode!!  So, grab your friends, go play ball, get a cookie cake and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!