Centennial

#100: Centennial Hosts: Johnny Starr and Ron the Banker This benchmark episode of the Fireworks Brigade was recorded at Casa Starr in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Thanksgiving has just ended and John & Ron escape... Read more

Kissing Hands and Shakin’ Babies

#99: Kissing Hands and Shakin’ Babies Hosts: Johnny Starr and Ron the Banker Very Special Guests: Gadd, Gadd Music This episode of the Fireworks Brigade was recorded at Fireworks Brigade Studios in Chicago, Illinois. It’s... Read more

I’d Send Bruce Zoldan

#98: I’d Send Bruce Zoldan Hosts: Johnny Starr and Ron the Banker This episode of the Fireworks Brigade was recorded at Fireworks Brigade Studios in Chicago, Illinois. There’s a lot of unique challenges facing the... Read more

I Coulda Been a Contender

#97: I Coulda Been a Contender Hosts: Johnny Starr and Ron the Banker Special Guests: Steve Houser, President NFA & Larry Farnsworth, Gavel Public Affairs This episode of the Fireworks Brigade was recorded at Fireworks... Read more

Yucca Flats After the Blast

#96: Yucca Flats After the Blast Hosts: Johnny Starr and Ron the Banker This episode of the Fireworks Brigade was recorded at Starr Fireworks in Fargo, North Dakota. It’s July 4th and Ron and Johnny... Read more

Pyro or Poser

#95: Pyro Poser Hosts: Johnny Starr and Ron the Banker This episode of the Fireworks Brigade was recorded at Starr Fireworks in Fargo, North Dakota. It’s June 30th and the selling season has arrived! Read more

It Ain’t My Glovebox

#94: It Aint My Glovebox Hosts: Johnny Starr and Ron the Banker This episode of the Fireworks Brigade was recorded at Starr Fireworks in Fargo, North Dakota. It’s June 26th and the selling season has... Read more

The Starr Abides

#93: The Starr Abides Hosts: Johnny Starr and Ron the Banker Special Guests: Steve Houser, President of the National Fireworks Association and Larry Farnsworth, President of Gavel Public Affairs This episode of the Fireworks Brigade... Read more

NFA Spring Expo 2020, Nancy Blogin

Episode #92: NFA Spring Expo 2020, Nancy Blogin Hosts: Johnny Starr and Ron the Banker Very Special Guests: Nancy Blogin, Executive Director of the National Fireworks Association This episode of the Fireworks Brigade Pyro Podcast... Read more

NFA Spring Expo 2020 Trade Show

Episode #91: NFA Spring Expo 2020 Trade Show Hosts: Johnny Starr and Ron the Banker Very Special Guests: Steve W. Houser, Secretary of the National Fireworks Association & Robert Kellner, Treasurer of the National Fireworks... Read more

Lady Loves Big Gun

Episode #90: Lady Loves Big Gun Hosts: Johnny Starr and Ron the Banker The big game is over and the Kansas City Chiefs are now the football champions. As they usually do, John and Ron... Read more

Poetry’s Not in My Toolbox

Episode #89: Poetry’s Not in My Toolbox Hosts: Johnny Starr and Ron the Banker The holidays have recently passed and John and Ron are shivering cold back in Chicago. They spend some time recapping the... Read more