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Blabba The Hutt - Just Another Star Wars Podcast.

Welcome to Blabba The Hutt! A new podcast about all things Star Wars! This show will be comitted to talking anything and eveything from a Galaxy Far Far Away. Broadcast from Dublin, Ireland, We are the ONLY Dedicated Irish Star Wars Podcast (to the best of our knowledge!) If you like the show please make sure to subscribe! You can also follow along on twitter @BlabbaTheHutt
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May 7, 2017

Jamie, Kate and Gary recap all the fun from Star Wars Celebration Orlando

Apr 15, 2017

Finally! We have our first look at Star Wars Episode 8 The Last Jedi!

Star Wars Celebration Orlando brought us many surprises. Thankfully one major expectation was met, and we got the first trailer for The Last Jedi. Join Jamie and Kate as they give their initial thoughts. 

 

Jan 7, 2017

Welcome along to Blabba the Hutt Episode 31!

We are very excited to finally get the chance to have a full spoiler filled discussion of Rogue One! 

Covered in this Episode

- Ships
- Story & Pace
- Music
- Connection to the wider Star Wars Universe
- Easter Eggs in Rogue One
- Rogue One vs The Force Awakens
- Overall impression and

Sit back and listen as Jamie and Kate discuss the first of many Rogue One discussions. We recorded this a little before Christmas, but unfortunately we got delayed in releasing this episode!

Dec 19, 2016

Welcome to Blabba the Hutt episode 30!

Join us on a journey to Dublin Ireland for the premiere of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story! Recorded live at the event on December 14th 2017. 

The Episode is Rogue One SPOILER FREE! 

Sit back and enjoy the ride! 

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Dec 6, 2016

One of our favourite things to do here at Blabba is cover cons! And with all the con coverage we've done this year the interviews really started to amass. So in this Kate Solo episode you'll hear our favourite interviews with amazing Star Wars folks from cons we've attended over the past few months.

Guests Include:

Adam Bray - Ultimate star Wars
Jason Fry - Weapon of a Jedi
James tyler Christopher - Comic Artist
Arti Shah - Mo-Cap double for Maz Kanata
and more..... 

We hope you enjoy this action packed, fun filled episode of Blabba the Hutt!

Be sure to check out blabbathehutt.net for more Star Wars fun!

Oct 2, 2016

Welcome to Episode 28 of Blabba The Hutt!

Kate has finally finished Life Debt, so we take the opportunity to chat about the second installment of the Aftermath series. 

Star Wars Rebels is back! and there has been a change in Dave Filoni's involvement, but what does that mean for the series? What does it mean for Filoni? We break down the official Lucasfilm statement regarding Dave Filoni, and cast aspersions on where Dave might be headed, and whether there is more animation story telling in the pipeline!

Sit back relax, and enjoy the ramblings of 2 Star Wars super fans! 

Aug 30, 2016
Episode 27: Kate's Irish Adventure.

Welcome Motherhutters to Episode 27 of Blabba The Hutt! 

Episode 27: Kates Irish Adventure

 

This will be a very interesting episode of Blabba The Hutt! On Episode 27, Kate and Jamie talk Ireland. Though its not going to be Jamie leading the conversation! In this episode we find all about Ireland, its connection with Star Wars, and the time, that our resident Queen of Droids Kate Dubinko spent here in July. 

In this episode you will hear all about Kate's trip to the hallowed ground that is Skellig Michael, you will hear from the residents of Portmagee, the town where Lucasfilm set up base in order to sail 13km out to sea to shoot The Force Awakens on the most remote part of Ireland possible.

You will also learn how to say 'May the Force be with You' in Irish! 

Sit back, relax and enjoy Kate's Irish Adventure! 

Aug 16, 2016

Join Blabba the Hutt as the team sit down to talk at length about everything we saw in the latest Rogue One Trailer.

In this episode Blabba the Hutt's Jamie and Kate are joined by Matthew, Gary and newcomer Chris to discuss the trailer under the following points: Look and Feel, Characters, Plot, Ships and Planets. 

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Jul 26, 2016

Welcome Motherhutters to Episode 25 of Blabba the Hutt! This episode was recording live in the South hall of theExcel Centre in London, at Star Wars Celebration Europe 2016!

In this episode you will hear from Not only Blabba thr Hutt hosts Jamie Hickey and Kate Dubinko, but we are joined by our buddy Marc from FollowingTheNerd.com. As for special guests we were lucky to be joined by a host of amazing Irish people. First up is Mark Hamilton, one third of the band ASH, Mark and Ash are synonymous with the Star Wars world, on a personal level MArk is a avid fan and collector of all things star war, but on a professional level, Mark, along with Ash, have been lucky enough to contribute to the Star wars world, Their song 'Clones' was the title track for the game Star Wars: Republic Commando.

We are also joined by Vincent of Keefe from the Moorings guesthouse Portmagee, Where Luke Skywalker pulled his Pint of Guinness and John O'Sullivan from the Skellig Experience Centre in Kerry. Both have great experience of the production in Ireland and both are able to recount amazing stories, about the island itself,its rich and interesting history, but also how Star Wars has change the direction in which Ireland Markets this spectacular destination.

We had such a great time at Celebration, and we were delighted to see so many faces in the audience for our panel at Celebration! We would like to say a massive thank you to everyone who came along to the show, and especially to the Emerald Garrison who have always been so supportive of what we do here at Blabba the Hutt. Another massive thank you has to go to Mark Newbold and all the crew at Jedi News for putting together a solid line up of podcasts on the ONE FORCE stage throught the weekend at Celebration Europe.

Jun 5, 2016

Hello Motherhutters and welcome to Episode 23 of Blabba The Hutt! 

Jamie is back from illness/holiday/gallivanting and in this episode you will find out exactly what kept him so busy! WE also talk a little about Phoenix Comic Con and what Kate's plan for it is.  On Episode 22 you heard Jamie talk to Jay Benedict and Mike Edmuds at Belfast Film and Comic Con, we hear a little more about the event.

Jame and Kate then talk a little bit about the biggest news in recent times for Blabba the Hutt, the LIVE show planned for Star Wars Celebration Europe! 

Our Featured interview for Episode 23 is with Animation and FX Supervisor Mark Austin, better known to us as Boba Fett from the Special Edition of  Star Wars: A New Hope.

So sit back and enjoy just under 2 hours of Star Wars discussion! 

May 23, 2016

Welcome to Episode 22 or Blabba The Hutt!

Today we have another Kate Solo episode for you to enjoy! Unfortunately due to illness and schedule constraints, Jamie was not able to make it on to co-host, however you are in safe hands, as the resident 'Queen of Droids' takes the to helm.

First up Jamie talks to Degobabe, who was recently in Malin Head to catch a glimpse of the Star Wars Episode 8 filming in Ireland. Then Kate talks to Truck Torrence about the adorable Star Wars emojis he designed. (Find all of them here at the Star Wars App & watch the cute The Force Awakens as told by Emojis here.) Lastly Jamie talks to actors Mike Edmunds and Jay Benedict at Showmasters Film and Comic Con in Belfast.

May 7, 2016

Welcome to Episode 21 of Blabba The Hutt. It has been a busy week at BlabbaHQ.

We talk about the happenings that led to this crazy week we that resulted in a link from Mark Hamill to The Blabba The Hutt Site.

 

We talk #REYOFHOPE, a campaign to help one young girl Alice Barker reach her hero Daisy Ridley, She was called an inspiration to Mark Hamill. Hear the story from both Blabba the Hutt’s angle and from Alice herself!

 

Celebration is only around the corner, and 2 UK boys are setting up the best Pre Celebration party around. Listen to us as we catch up with Jed Shepherd and Martin Keeler to talk about #Cantina!

 

So buckle up and enjoy Blabba the Hutt Episode 21!

Apr 22, 2016

Welcome to Blabba the Hutt episode 20!

In this show:

- Dark Side of the .. Thats no Moon! Kate watches The Force Awakens along with Pink Flyods Iconic album as a Backdrop.

- #TFADay! We chat and give our new thoughts about the Blu-Ray release of The Force Awakens
Star Wars Eoisode VIII Irish news review

-Rogue One Trailer chat

- Star Wars Comics review - C3Po one shot, and Poe Dameron #1
Punch it Chewie!

Apr 7, 2016

Wasn't the Season 2 Finale of Star Wars Rebels absolutely outrageous in every way possible? Who would have expected 40 minutes of delight,  fear,  sadness and laughter all at the one time? People are suggesting that ‘The Twilight of the Apprentice’ is up there amongst the best Star Wars you’ll see…  and they aren't wrong.

A Star Wars event this big demands a Blabba The Hutt to match it, so we called in the mercenaries… Jamie and Kate are joined in Blabba The Hutt Episode 19 by Gary(@SealTeam_Shels) Matt (@Matthew_O_Brien) and Rod (@OconorRoderick) to digest everything we see in ‘Twilight of the Apprentice’ including:

 

  • Who is ‘The Apprentice’?
  • Ahsoka‘s fate?
  • The Sith Holocron, what is it? What's in it?  Who made it,  and what does it mean for Ezra?
  • The Return of Darth Maul….  Or now known simply as ‘Maul’
  • Go Go Saber Chopper!
  • Kanans new Disability

 

Sit back and enjoy the next 1 and 40 minutes as Blabba The Hutt and friends look back at the some of the best animated storytelling we’ve seen in this Galaxy.

 

Mar 25, 2016

On this episode of Blabba the Hutt, Jamie leaves Kate at the helm while he enjoys St. Patrick's Day in Boston!


In this episode you'll hear about some of the awesome work Team Blabba's been doing, Kate discusses what's been going down in Dubrovnik, Jamie's interview with Ana-Maria Leonte who played Dasha Promenti in The Force Awakens and Kate's interview with internet sensation “David After Dentist”!

So what happen's when Jamie hands over entire control to BBK8? Hit play and enjoy zany antics in this Kate Solo extravaganza!

 

Mar 10, 2016

On Episode 17 of Blabba The Hutt, we join forces with Scott Adair from Forbidden Planet Dublin to talk about the entire Vader Down Arc.

We also have a great interview with the 'Princess of Lothal' Julie Dolan who plays Princess Leia in Disney's Star Wars Rebels.

Feb 19, 2016

Welcome to Episode 16 of Blabba The Hutt!

What a week we have had in Star Wars! We have had lots of news break over the last week! Everything from Rogue One, to Episode VIII, Rebels, Toys and loads more! In this episode, Jamie and Kate discuss all the latest happenings from the Stat Wars galaxy, so Sit back, relax, and enjoy a half hour of discussion about your favourite galaxy!

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In This Episode:

We thanks and read some of your amazing  iTunes Reviews
The Blabba The Hutt Facebook is open for business! Go Like it!
There has been an expansion! Learn who the newest Motherhutters are!

We dive intot the latest News from Episode 8, Rogue One , New York Toy fair and more. 

We also help a Stormtrooper out - Laurie Goode is the original Stormtrooper who banged his head, and has written a song about it! - Download on iTunes 

Jamie managed to weasel his way on to Irish radio station Radio Nova!

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Feb 13, 2016

With less than a year to go we should probably get talking about Rogue one!

Welcome back to another episode of Blabba The Hutt! We have some great stuff lined up for this episode including:
  • Win an Official Star Wars The Force Awakens Poster by leaving us an iTunes review! Thanks to the sexy folks in Forbidden Planet Dublin for giving us the posters
  • Kate @ Disney, All the new Star Wars Stuff there and her triumph at the Star Wars 10K!
  • Battlefront news
  • Our first cast interview from The Force Awakens with Jakku Villager and #GirlWithRifle Gloria Garcia!
  • We bring Everyone up to speed with what we know about Star Wars Rogue one
    • Returning Characters?
    • What cast do we know?
    • Han Solo Casting?
    • Music
  • Smugglers Bounty Box 2
So Kick back, relax and enjoy the Show! [btn text="Follow us on Twitter" tcolor=#FFF bcolor=4099FF thovercolor=4099FF link="https://twitter.com/blabbathehutt" target="_blank"]
Jan 19, 2016

Episode 14: 

Jedi Health, Safety & logistic on Skellig Michael (Ahch-to)

Leave an iTunes Review before Feb 29th to be in with a chance to with a Star Wars The Force Awakens Official poster! Thanks to Forbidden Planet Dublinn!

We have a very interesting show lined up for Blabba The Hutt listeners today!

Main points in todays show!

- Kate's Star Wars 10K experience

Kate has completed the Star Wars 10k in Anaheim! And whilst she was off running marathons, Jamie was left holding up shop! Kate does check in and give us a quick update on how it all went!


- Interview with head of health and Safety for the Shoot on Skellig Michael - Mike O'Shea

We also talk to Mike O Shea, The man tasked with Safety & logistics on the shoot on Skellig Michael, He has some really great stories and insight to the Irish leg of the shoot, and his interactions with the Cast members! He is also raffleing his personal Crew hat from Star Wars The Force Awakens! All proceeds go to the ISPCC

Win a Star Wars Episode Vii Crew Hat! 

 

Dec 21, 2015

There has been an Awakening! And WHAT and Awakening!

Eposide 12: The Force Awakens Reactions and Review Episode

In Episode 12 - The Blabba The Hutt crew dive into their thoughts on the latest film in the Star Wars Franchise, Episode VII: The Force Awakens! 

We talk Characters, Music, themes, theories, The future of the franchise and more! Jump in and have some fun with us! 

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Dec 7, 2015

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Episode 11: Blabbafront

 

On Episode 11, Kate and Jamie talk in depth about the brand new game Star Wars Battlefront! Talking about what we like, and dislike about the game, the maps, the different game modes and more!

We also look at Perfect weapon, and Kate heads to Phoenix Comic Con Fan Fest! where she wrangles a hutt load of BB-8's!

 

Make sure you're following us on Twitter @B@BlabbathehuttlabbaTheHutt

 

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Nov 24, 2015

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Episode 10: Preparation for The Force Awakens!

 

How are you getting ready for the Force Awakens?

 

In Episode 10, Jamie and Kate speak about what they are doing to get ready for the December release.

 

We also have the FULL Invasion Dublin Q&A session with Chewie himself, Peter Meyhew.

 

Kate Catches up with the Marketing Maestro's from Pheonix Comic Con Fan Fest AND has some tickets to give away!

 

We reveal the winner of our Star Wars #3 Sketch Variant Competition!

 

NEW SEGMENT!

Welcome to 'The Listeners Hutt' We invite YOU the Blabba community to record a piece of content which we will put into this segment as often as possible! Send us a review, a theory, your Star Wars Story! Send the files to blabbathehutt@gmail.com

 

Sit back, grab a glass of blue milk, ad enjoy Blabba The Hutt Episode 10!

Please Subscribe, rate, tell your friends, your mom, your dog and your granny to get listening to Blabba! And make sure you are following us @blabbathehutt

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Nov 6, 2015

Episode 9 of Blabba The Hutt
brought to you by Forbidden Planet (@FPDublin).

 

Want to win a framed sketch variant of Marvel Star Wars #3? Details are in the episode!

 In Episode 9, Jamie and Kate take up where Episode 8 left off! We break down the poster for The Force Awakens, Kate finally gets the opportunity to ask questions about Invasion Dublin and we spend AGES talking about all the latests in Star Wars Litterature, including Shattered Empire, Chewbacca, Weapon of a Jedi, Moving Target, Aftermath and Lost Stars.

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Oct 21, 2015

Episode 8: Trailer invasion

We have a trailer! A full Trailer!!!

 

Join Jamie and Kate as they break down the new trailer for Star Wars The Force Awakens. We speculate and take stabs at what JJ and his buddies are trying to tell us!

 

Invasion Dublin was also this week! And Jamie went armed with his recorder(and no pop shield – Sorry) and got some great interviews with con attendees, including Tim Dry(J’Quille) and Shawn Crawford(Yak Face) from Return of the Jedi.

Oct 2, 2015
Episode 7: The Irish Connection

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Episode 7: The Irish Connection

In this episode of Blabba the Hutt, we discuss some of the latest rumours from the Star Wars  galaxy!

We talk a little Aftermath(spoiler free), Comics, Kate(@Kamiduu) Unboxes her brand new Sphere BB8, whilst Jamie(@Jaimeehickey) explores the recent Irish connection to the galaxy far far away, by heading straigh to the sarlacc's mouth to talk to reporters from Portmagee & Skellig Michael!

Including Colm Flynn(left) who was in the pub with Mark Hamill in Portmagee and took THAT photo

And Sinead Kelleher a reporter with Kerry's eye who has been following the Star Wars story since early 2013.

Please Subscribe, rate, tell your friends, your mom, your dog and your granny to get listening to Blabba! And make sure you are following us @blabbathehutt

 

 

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