Jayar - Afternoon Chats Archive

Past Thursday Afternoon Chats

 

Bethany Hamilton
Bethany Hamilton

Bethany Hamilton of Soul Surfer

1)      A lot of people probably ask you fear related questions since you will always be associated w/ a Tiger Shark attack… but what is it you are most afraid of?

2)      Dennis Quaid played your dad in the movie… who would you have loved to have seen play your dad?

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Scott Stapp of Creed
Scott Stapp of Creed

Part 1: Talking about abuse as a child.

Part 2: Having everything, never satisfied.

Part 3: Scott Stapp's favorite JOY FM artist.

Part 4: Scott talking about new rules on the road after his life change.

Part 5: Scott and Jayar part ways after Jayar asks about Scott's greatest day in Creed.

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Kevin Max
Kevin Max

Jayar chats with Kevin Max of DcTalk/Audio Adrenaline about a reunion, a new Audio A album, and KMax downtime.

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Chris Tomlin
Chris Tomlin

Part 1: Jayar asks Chris Tomlin if he’s ever been accused of being a ‘diva’ or ‘hard to work with’
Part 2: Jayar asks Chris Tomlin which song he’s most proud of

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Steven Curtis Chapman
Steven Curtis Chapman

Jayar asking Steven Curtis Chapman about Christmas when you are still dealing with extreme loss and hurt.

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Colton Dixon
Colton Dixon

Jayar sat down with American Idol finalist Colton Dixon and asked him about his most nerve racking moment.

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Matt Redman
Matt Redman

Jayar had a chance to ask worship legend Matt Redman which song he’s written means the most to him.

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Group 1 Crew
Group 1 Crew

Jayar chats with Group 1 Crew about their new album, Fearless.

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tobyMac
tobyMac

Toby Mac and Jayar chat near release day of “Eye on it”

Part 1: One worship song that could use a Toby Mac makeover?
Part 2: Toby Mac on adoption
Part 3: Date night lessons Toby has learned
Part 4: Toby Mac at visiting his childhood neighborhood
Part 5: Toby’s thoughts on KMax signing on with Audio Adrenaline

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Rich Mullins Film Broadcast
Rich Mullins Film Broadcast

A few moments on the set of the Rich Mullins film.

Clip 1: Jayar sits down w/ James Kyson who played “Ando” on NBC’s “Heroes”

Clip 2: Jayar gets to direct a scene on in the Rich Mullins Film

Clip 3: Jayar chats with Rich Mullin’s little brother David on the set of the Rich Mullins Film

Clip 4: Jayar chats with the actor playing Rich Mullins

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Ben and Juliana Zobrist
Ben and Juliana Zobrist

Jayar chats with Rays 2nd Baseman Ben Zobrist and his wife Julianna “What is the best thing your wife cooks in the Zobrist home?”

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Francesca Battistelli surprises Jeremy Rosado
Francesca Battistelli surprises Jeremy Rosado

Jayar and Francesca Battistelli surprise American Idol contestant (and Valrico resident) Jeremy Rosado!

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Bear from Need to Breathe
Bear from Need to Breathe

Jayar sits down on the Need to Breathe bus to chat with Bear

1)    When you write songs do you purposely mean to help people or do you just write artistically?

2)    When you got your largest $ check as a member of Need to Breathe do you recall your first large purchase?

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Jeremy Rosado - American Idol Contestant
Jeremy Rosado - American Idol Contestant

Jayar chats with Jeremy Rosado who is a JOY FM listener from Valrico. Jer-Bear made the top 13 of American Idol recently.

Clip 1: Jeremy must apologize to a former employee for comments made to Jennifer Lopez

Clip 2: California or Florida? And which JOY FM artist shows up the most on your playlist?

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JD of Hillsong United
JD of Hillsong United

Jayar got to chat with JD of Hillsong United.

1) Worshiping God and burning calories

2) Quirkiest thing about United’s ‘front man’ Joel Houston… and what is the song that United does that seems to bring in God’s presence more than any other

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Comedian Tim Hawkins
Comedian Tim Hawkins

Jayar chats with comedian Tim Hawkins... and their topic?  Chick-Fil-A!

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Ted Dekker
Ted Dekker

Jayar’s first chat of 2012 is with New York times best selling author Ted Dekker


1)    Weirdest thing you ate growing up in Indonesia and what is the greatest book ever written?

2)    What is the longest you’ve ever sat at the computer with out typing a word?

3)    Have you ever walked up on someone buying or reading one of your books?

4)    New years resolution?

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David Crowder
David Crowder

Part 1 - What David Crowder will miss the most and love the most about retiring!

Part 2- “How much thought have you put into the David Crowder Band’s legacy?”

Part 3 - Does Mrs. Crowder handle Christmas cards in the crowder home and what type of card does she send out?

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Toby Mac
Toby Mac

Toby Mac talks to Jayar about his Jamaican Christmas

Part 2 - Jayar asks Toby Mac about how much thought he puts into his ‘legacy’

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Amy Grant
Amy Grant

Jayar’s final moments with Amy Grant- October 2011

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Switchfoot
Switchfoot

Jayar chats with Jon and Drew of Switchfoot on Release day of “Vice Verses”

Part 1 - Describe the morning with you performing on national television in Manhattan

Part 2 - The 3 moments that flash into your head in that moment of ‘passing on’

Part 3 - Ten Yes or No’s for John and Drew of Swithfoot

Part 4 - Switchfoot’s guitar milking the system… the origin of the mullet

Part 5 - The greatest day in Switchfoots history

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Matt Redman
Matt Redman

Jayar sat down with premiere worship writer Matt Redman.

Part 1 - "What did Atlanta have that the UK did not have and vice versa?"

Part 2 - One of the worlds premiere worship writers talks with Jayar about worship

Part 3 - 10 Yes or No questions with worship artist Matt Redman (Part A)

Part 4 - 10 Yes or No questions with worship artist Matt Redman (Part B)

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Joel Houston - Hillsong United
Joel Houston - Hillsong United

Jayar sits down with Joel Houston of Hillsong United for a 5 part chat.

Part 1 - "The Early Days of the Hillsong Church"

Part 2 - "New York vs. Australia"

Part 3 - "Greatest Worship song Ever?"

Part 4 - "The Wiggles Meet Hillsong Church... and Joel's Favorite Place in the World"

Part 5 - "How Tough is it to be a Pastor/Worship Leader But Have Fans and A Merchandise Table?"

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Chris Tomlin
Chris Tomlin

Chris Tomlin reveals the source of his superpowers!!

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Bebo Norman
Bebo Norman


Part 1 - Bebo Norman lays out the perfect Thanksgiving

Part 2 - Bebo Norman talks about mentors and the moment he knew he wanted to sing

Part 3 - Bebo Norman and Jayar overanalyze Dora the Explorer

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Newsboys
Newsboys

JAYAR goes Christmas shopping with the Newsboys using modern technology!

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MercyMe
MercyMe

Bart of MercyMe asked which Christian Music song is the greatest ever besides his own “I Can Only Imagine.”

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Mark Lee from Third Day
Mark Lee from Third Day

Jayar spoke with Mark Lee of Third Day before their visit to Tampa.

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The Afters
The Afters

Jayar sits down with Josh and Matt from The Afters.

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The Museum
The Museum

Jayar and Ben, the lead singer of The Museum, fill out a Chick-fil-A job application.

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Michael Tait
Michael Tait

Jayar talks with Michael Tait about his role as the new frontman for the Newsboys and their new album, Born Again.

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Bebo Norman
Bebo Norman

Bebo and Jayar talk about family, Bebo's albums and Bebo's hobbies such as kayaking.

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Amy Grant
Amy Grant

Jayar and Amy chat about their first crush, her new song "Better Than A Hallelujah," her best day ever and more.

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Britt Nicole
Britt Nicole

Britt Nicole tells us about her favorite iPhone app, "Words with Friends" and tackles the 5 envelope including the question about her North Carolina accent.

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Mandisa
Mandisa

Jayar and Mandisa discuss their Nashville connection, favorite TV shows, weight-loss and more.

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Mark Schultz
Mark Schultz

Mark and Jayar get real.

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Brandon Heath
Brandon Heath

Jayar challenges Brandon with the 5 envelopes.  Who knew that Brandon loved NASA?

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Jonny Diaz
Jonny Diaz

Jonny Diaz stops in to visit Jayar. They discussed the Princess Tea Party which is where they met. Jonny sang his number 1 single “More Beautiful You”, then ended up as a pawn in Jayar’s task of giving away Night of Joy tickets.

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Tony Dungy
Tony Dungy

Super Bowl coach, beloved Tampa resident, and JOY FM listener TONY DUNGY checks in to take on the 5 envelopes with Jayar.

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Author Ted Dekker
Author Ted Dekker

TED DEKKER takes on Jayar’s 5 Envelopes… Ted’s latest book has made the top 10 list of the New York Times best sellers list. He talks about his daughter being taken from him plus his childhood experiences of growing up near head hunter trips in Indonesia. Also, If you are an avid reader Ted breaks down the future of book vs. technology.

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Jason of Hawk Nelson
Jason of Hawk Nelson

Jason of HAWK NELSON does a rare “NON ROCK Radio” interview with Jayar for a Thursday afternoon chat!  Highlights include the apology to his Dad. PLUS A WORLD PREMIERE GONE WRONG! Part C includes a riveting game of “Hawk Nelson Song or Famous Race Horse?” with Jason’s dad in Canada.

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Jars of Clay
Jars of Clay

Jars of Clay took on Jayar’s 5 envelopes from a bowling ally in Sarasota. It was the Sunshine State Bowling Challenge. The envelopes proved to be a tougher match than the bowling match

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Geoff Moore from Geoff Moore and the Distance
Geoff Moore from Geoff Moore and the Distance

Geoff took on Jayar’s 5 envelopes a couple days before performing at the Chasco Fiesta. He talks about the advice he got from Michael W. Smith and Steven Curtis Chapman when Geoff’s oldest son got married. Also, which vocalist would Geoff preferred take over Geoff Moore and the Distance if he had to step off the road years ago.

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Full House Star Candace Cameron
Full House Star Candace Cameron

She was DJ Tanner on Full House, her brother is Kirk Cameron, and she’s married to former Florida Panther Valeri Bure… needless to say 5 Envelopes were not enough!

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Britt Nicole and Jayar Chat
Britt Nicole and Jayar Chat

Britt takes on the 5 envelopes with Jayar and his daughter, Kansas.

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Superchick
Superchick

Jayar sits down for a chat with Superchick.

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Kirk Franklin
Kirk Franklin

Kirk Franklin took a few minutes to take on Jayar’s 5 envelopes.

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Mark Hall from Casting Crowns
Mark Hall from Casting Crowns

Part 1 - “Where do all those Dove Awards end up?”
Part 2 - Mark Hall tells a story about “I Heard the Bells”
Part 3
- Ideal Christmas morning for Mark Hall and his family
Part 4 - Mark Hall of Casting Crowns and one of his biggest struggles

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Mike Nawrocki AKA Larry the Cucumber
Mike Nawrocki AKA Larry the Cucumber

Mike, the voice of VeggieTales' Larry the Cucumber, catches up with Jayar to discuss the new DVD release - The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything.

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Chris Tomlin
Chris Tomlin

Chris and Jayar reminisce; Jayar brings up the wikipedia listing for Chris; Chris talks about his songs from his album, Hello Love.

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Bebo Norman
Bebo Norman

Jayar and Bebo talk about family, life struggles and Bebo's self-titled album, Bebo Norman.

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Drew of Switchfoot
Drew of Switchfoot

Cartoon of choice? How often do Switchfoot members hang out while not working? Weirdest place you’ve ever heard a Switchfoot song?

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Will of Audio Adrenaline
Will of Audio Adrenaline

Will the long time bass player of Audio Adrenaline takes on Jayar’s 5 envelopes. Some of them get personal and some of them give you the inside scoop on a legendary band.

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Sanctus Real
Sanctus Real

Jayar chats with Santus Real about their music and the life of a musician.

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Third Day
Third Day

Third Day takes on Jayar’s final 2 envelopes on this Thursday afternoon chat… either the Morning Cruise tampered with envelope #5 or Mac and Tai can read minds!!!

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Jon Foreman
Jon Foreman

Switchfoot’s Jon Foreman was half through Jayar’s 5 envelopes when the recording equipment distorted the back half of the interview. Jayar swiftly made a call to a well known linguist in the area who was able to translate the final moments with Jon Foreman.

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Matthew West
Matthew West

Jayar and Matthew West crack open the first 2 evelopes on the Thursday Afternoon Chat.

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Nick from Salvador
Nick from Salvador

Nick the lead singer of Salvador chats with Jayar about his views on illegal downloading and the challenges that come with new technology.

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Warren Barfield
Warren Barfield

Warren Barfield talks with Jayar about the DNA of the song “Love is not a fight”. Who would have thought that it all started with a pretzel!

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Tenth Avenue North
Tenth Avenue North

You’ll never hear the song “Love is here” the same way after the guys in 10th Avenue North give it some DNA with Jayar.

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Amy Grant
Amy Grant

Jayar asks Amy 3 BIG questions...

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Mandisa
Mandisa

This years Gospel Music Awards Female Vocalist of the year finalist and former American Idol finalist Mandisa checks in with Jayar to talk some American Idol.

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David Crowder
David Crowder

The legendary worship writer/performer from Waco, Texas takes on the Jayar's questions. Crowder is always entertaining and insightful but in this Thursday afternoon Chat we learn about his passion for his hometown of Waco in spite of the bad rap it gets...

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Michael W. Smith
Michael W. Smith

Jayar and Smitty cover a lot of ground on this weeks “Thursday Afternoon Chat” …  How Michael W. came to Faith, Who Smitty loves on American Idol and his favorite All time “Chick Flik”!

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tobyMac
tobyMac

Find out the latest challenge Toby "the Dad" is dealing with

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 	  Jason Roy of Building 429 gets serious with Jayar
Jason Roy of Building 429 gets serious with Jayar

Jason Roy and Jayar have more in common than their initials. They both have 2 kids the same age. On this Thursday afternoon chat they dive into a very serious topic!

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Mark Schultz
Mark Schultz

Listen to the Thursday afternoon chat with Jayar and Mark Schultz. Find out who he secretly would have loved to do a duo with!

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