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Charlie Starr

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Episode 115 Charlie Starr

All Things Blues And Southern Rock

This week Brian and Jason discuss the first two records by Shooter Jennings. Next they welcome their returning guest Charlie Starr from Blackberry Smoke. Charlie chats with the boys about drummer Brit Turner's recovery from a heart attack, the upcoming ten year anniversary tour of The Whippoorwill, the recording of the record, some guitar talk, and a story from the early days which beggs the question what does your band do when you're playing a gig and a plumber shows up mid show to fix a drain in the middle of the dance floor?

1hr 26mins

7 Oct 2022

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"If it didn't feel right, we wouldn't keep doin' it!" Blackberry Smoke's Charlie Starr stops by for a chat!

Johnny Dare Morning Show

People have their favorite bands…that’s just a fact.But music fans who love Blackberry Smoke…they’re a whole different breed.BBS fans are like one giant family.And we here on the show are HUGE BBS fans…and over the two decades we’ve known them, they’ve become part of OUR family. Which is why it’s always great to have our brother Charlie Starr on the show…because it’s always like talkin’ to one of your own.And with the band rolling into the Firewater Music Fest in Lacygne KS next month, we can't wait to catch up!


25 Aug 2022

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Ep 3 - Charlie Starr

The Weekly Howl

For fans of Blackberry Smoke, Charlie Starr steps into the wolf den to talk to Eddie and Phil about what it's like constantly touring, some backstage stories, and how covid has affected the band.


30 Jan 2022

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(Re-Post) Light: C.S. Lewis‘s First and Final Short Story (Dr. Charlie Starr)

All About Jack: A C.S. Lewis Podcast

IN THIS REPEAT: An earlier program from 2012 about a lost Lewis story that is a different version of one already known.  This book interview is from 2012, but it had not yet been featured here since changing the podcast audio hosting. It is a conversation with Dr. Charlie W. Starr and his book Light: C.S. Lewis's First and Final Short Story. It tells the story of how a manuscript surfaced that appeared to be a different version of a short story called "The Man Born Blind." The book reveals the results of his investigation and includes several interpretations of "Light." The interview was recorded at the 2012 C.S. Lewis Colloquium at Taylor University. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Purchase Light: C.S. Lewis's First and Final Short Story Alternative Link to Purchase Light (from Publisher's Site) Listen to Other Podcasts with Dr. Charlie Starr Visit Dr. Charlie Starr's FB Page Knowing and Understanding C.S. Lewis YouTube CHANNEL Listen to All About Jack on iTunes Purchase C.S. Lewis Goes to Hell Visit ScrewtapeCompanion.com Visit EssentialCSLewis.com Purchase The Misquotable C.S. Lewis


9 Sep 2021

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(Re-Post) Northwind Seminary (Michael Christensen and Charlie Starr)

All About Jack: A C.S. Lewis Podcast

In this repeat: Information about a way to study the writings of Lewis and Tolkien more deeply with Northwind Seminary. - - - - - - - If you have ever wanted to dig deeper into your understanding of C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien and the other Inklings, then you will want to give a listen to this special podcast. Northwind Seminary offers a Doctor in Theology and Ministry degree (DTM) with a concentration in Romantic Theology. The following interview (select the link below) with Drs. Michael Christensen and Charlie Starr provide an overview of the program, which includes Dr. Crystal Hurd and Terry Glaspy as visiting faculty and nearly a dozen other noted Inklings scholars are featured lecturers.  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Visit Northwind Seminary Main Page Visit Romantic Theology Page Listen to other Podcast with Charlie Starr Listen to All About Jack on iTunes Purchase C.S. Lewis Goes to Hell Visit ScrewtapeCompanion.com 90 Seconds to Knowing C.S. Lewis YouTube CHANNEL Visit EssentialCSLewis.com Purchase The Misquotable C.S. Lewis


3 Sep 2021

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(Re-Post) The Faun‘s Bookshelf (Dr. Charlie Starr)

All About Jack: A C.S. Lewis Podcast

IN THIS REPEAT: An interview about The Faun's Bookshelf by Dr. Charlie Starr. A book released last year (2018). The Faun's Bookshelf is an interesting title that explores, as part of the subtitle reveals, "Why Myth Matters." Dr. Charlie Starr, the author, uses books C.S. Lewis mentions on Mr. Tumnus's bookshelf as the framework to examine what myth means and how it teaches us about reality. This interviewed was recorded on the campus of Taylor University the day before the 11th Frances W. Ewbank Colloquium, where he gave one of the keynote talks. Even though Charlie goes into a lot of deal about his book in this interview, you will learn even more about myth by purchasing his book (direct link given below). Special thanks to Dr. Crystal Hurd who voiced the endorsement given at the start and also an excerpt from Charlie's book. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Buy The Faun's Bookshelf Listen to Other Podcasts with Dr. Charlie Starr Visit Dr. Charlie Starr's FB Page Purchase  Lewis Books on Amazon Purchase C.S. Lewis Goes to Hell Purchase The Misquotable C.S. Lewis Listen to All About Jack on iTunes Visit ScrewtapeCompanion.com 90 Seconds to Knowing C.S. Lewis YouTube CHANNEL Visit EssentialCSLewis.com Purchase The Misquotable C.S. Lewis


1 Sep 2021

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The Charlie Starr Interview

The Hook Rocks!

The new Blackberry Smoke album 'You Hear Georgia' is out everywhere and the band is ready to tour once again. Lead singer/guitarist Charlie Starr joins The Hook Rocks to discuss the new album, the recording process, and the comfort level the band had working with producer Dave Cobb. The band was rejevunated with a live recording process with the guitars front and center giving the fans a taste of what one of todays greatest live act sounds like. Please enjoy the episode!Part of The Pantheon Podcasts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


28 Jun 2021

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Charlie Starr

Chewing the Gristle with Greg Koch

Blackberry Smoke has been a true southern rock force for 20 years now! Charlie's guitar playing and singing are a big part of that equation. Today, Greg talks to Charlie about his musical upbringing, his favorite gear, his influences, and all other kinds of delicious gristle! 1:13 - Charlie’s Ampeg Dan Armstrong Lucite, and his Telecaster from Echopark Guitars3:35 - Charlie’s upcoming record, his new single, the day-to-day of a professional musician during COVID, and Greg as streaming Ragtime-Wanker14:15 - The success of Charlie’s band Blackberry Smoke, past and present17:46 - Charlie’s background growing up in a Bluegrass family, and early gear stories27:25 - The Rolling Stones and their magical stew of rock32:20 - P-90 pickups and the power of a single pickup36:41 - Guitar amps, combinations, studio vs live, and getting acquainted with in-ear monitors43:57 - Playing, touring, and eating in Europe - arguably the most delicious continent on the planet50:36 - A guitarist’s playing style, and how the inspiration from other players and idols is so wildly important - from Jimi to the Allman Brothers67:06 - How the legacy of Southern Rock and growing up in Georgia shaped Charlie as a player and musicianTotal Length: 76:35

1hr 16mins

8 Apr 2021

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S4E49 – “After Hours” with Dr. Charlie Starr

Pints with Jack: The C.S. Lewis Podcast

In his preface to "The Screwtape Letters", C.S. Lewis wrote that, ideally, there should ideally be an angelic counterpart to Screwtape's advice. In today's episode we talk with Dr. Charlie Starr about Lewis' only surviving attempt to do just that! We also talk about movies, books, and C.S. Lewis' handwriting.

25 Mar 2021

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Ronnie & Shane sit down with Frontman Charlie Starr of American rock band Blackberry Smoke - Made up of Charlie Starr (vocals, guitar), Paul Jackson (guitar, vocals), Richard Turner (bass, vocals), Brit Turner (drums) and Brandon Still (keyboards) - has become known for a singular sound indebted to classic rock, blues, country and folk. Since their debut in 2004, the Atlanta-based band has independently released six full-length albums and toured relentlessly, building a strong and loyal community of fans. The band has also had unparalleled success with sales of each of their last albums. In 2015 they released Holding All the Roses, which was the first independently-released record to hit #1 on the Billboard Country album charts in modern history. Like An Arrow followed in 2016, again putting them at #1. 2018 saw the band outsell all other releases with their self-produced Find A Light plus the acoustic accompaniment, The Southern Ground Sessions. Most recently, in 2019 Blackberry Smoke released Homecoming: Live in Atlanta, a recorded performance from their annual show in the band's home town. It also debuted at #1 on Billboard's Americana/Folk sales charts. This became the 4th consecutive album for Blackberry Smoke to be atop the charts. In addition to their success domestically, the band has also had #1 Rock, #1 Independent, and #1 U.K. Americana album chart releases in the United Kingdom and Europe.We chat about the brand new album' YOU HEAR GEORGIA' available NOW to pre order. Throughout their career, Blackberry Smoke— vocalist/lead guitarist Charlie Starr, guitarist/vocalist Paul Jackson, bassist/vocalist Richard Turner, drummer Brit Turner, and keyboardist Brandon Still—has embodied Georgia’s rich musical legacy, honouring the people, places and sounds of their home state. As the band celebrates their 20th anniversary this year, their reverence for Georgia has only deepened.This has been edited from an episode from our weekly show that streams LIVE @ 9pm Every Tuesday on Facebook LIVE, TWITCH and YOUTUBE - https://youtu.be/ED4E-vFXu2c Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.


19 Mar 2021