Our weekly look at the world of Independent Wrestling with interviews, discussions, and discovering the next big thing!
December 13th, 2018 | 37 mins
international wrestling cartel, marshall gambino, prospect pro wrestling, renegade wrestling alliance
Marshall Gambino is back and talking about his new indy wrestling promotion, Prospect Pro Wrestling. We talk about his career with International Wrestling Cartel and Renegade Wrestling Alliance, giving a chance for younger talent to mix it up with more veterans in the area such as Super Hentai and John McChesney and some thoughts on the Pittsburgh Wrestling landscape.
December 6th, 2018 | 51 mins 56 secs
bronco mcbride, dj z, indy wrestling, international wrestling cartel, renegade wrestling alliance
We talk with Bronco McBride about meeting a young John Rodin, trainng with Shiima Xion/DJ Z at the Iron City Wrestling Academy, debuting as Blue Collar Slaughterhouse with International Wrestling Cartel - IWC, growing into singles wrestling, and his current feud and tag team championship situation at RWA PRO- Renegade Wrestling Alliance.
November 29th, 2018 | 54 mins 21 secs
elijah dean, indy wrestling, international wrestling cartel, man dime, ryan dye, the professor, wrestling training
"Man Dime" Elijah Dean & "The Professor" Ryan Dye recently had their first matches at IWC Proving Ground 7. We talked with them in the weeks after their debut to talk about their path to professional wrestling, their colorful characters, and more!
November 22nd, 2018 | 39 mins 24 secs
We talk with Noctus about his years in the army and what that did to help him prepare for wrestling training with with the Iron City Wrestling Academy, opportunities with International Wrestling Cartel and Renegade Wrestling Alliance, his worst match ever in Wheeling, WV, and his goals of making New Japan.
November 15th, 2018 | 39 mins 3 secs
John Rodin has had a rocky career since his days training with DJ Z at the Iron City Wrestling Academy. He talks about his friendship with who would become his tag team partner Bronco McBride as Blue Collar Slaughterhouse, his poor attitude and eventual depression, and coming out to transform himself, his body, and his career in pro wrestling as he builds in Renegade Wrestling Alliance and more!
November 8th, 2018 | 27 mins 47 secs
Shortly after their first ever matches at IWC Proving Ground 7, we chat with Iron City Wrestling Academy graduates Johnny Patch & Stevie "The Ronin" LeBell on their first matches with some impressive names in DJ Z and Dylan Bostic, their path through training, and more!
November 1st, 2018 | 1 hr 8 mins
botched move, cracked skull, head injury, indy wrestling, injury
After a near death experience at a recent independent wrestling show, Shawn Phoenix talks about his experience in recovery, what he remembers, has had to deal with in recovery, and whether he can even return to pro wrestling. We also catch up on his travels across the country since being on the show early last year.
October 25th, 2018 | 30 mins 39 secs
Ring of Honor Wrestling star Shane Taylor returns to the show a day removed from his return to RWA PRO- Renegade Wrestling Alliance at RWA Bloody Harvest 2018! We discuss returning the the Pittsburgh area this year with RWA and International Wrestling Cartel - IWC, changing the view of black wrestlers in the business, and a message for others that have come from the same sorts of neighborhoods as Shane.
October 18th, 2018 | 33 mins 13 secs
beechview, jimmy snuka, kswa
"Latin Assassin" Mike Aponte talks with us about starting with the Monster Factory in New Jersey, having his first match with Jimmy Snuka, Jake Roberts, KSWA, the Beechview Brawl shows and bringing wrestling back to the neighborhood with the Tolin FX Halloween Bash!
October 11th, 2018 | 57 mins 46 secs
facade, japan, pokemon go, singapore, thailand
Facade returns to talk about his recent travels through wrestling promotions in Japan, Singapore, Thailand and more!
October 3rd, 2018 | 33 mins 24 secs
future of honor, premier championship wrestling, ring of honor, social media, welterweight wrestling
Joe Dombrowski joins us to talk about Welterweight Wrestling 4, working with Ring of Honor, Premier Championship Wrestling after 3 years, working as a commentator to get over the talent, and more!
September 27th, 2018 | 18 mins 18 secs
"Iceman" Tony Johnson joins us to talk about his career, his 30 minute iron man match with Matt Conard, Ryse Wrestling and more!
September 20th, 2018 | 1 hr 11 mins
all in, beth phoenix, candice lerae, chyna, honeybadger, intergender wrestling, jinx, kimber lee, lucha underground, mixed match challenge, ring of honor, women's rights, women's wrestling, wonder woman, wwe
This week we're joined with a special panel including women's wrestlers Jinx and HoneyBadger, Ryse Wrestling booker Marcus Mann, and the PWTorch "Talking Honor" Podcast's Emily Fear. We are talking about the state of integender wrestling including the history of Chyna in WWE, the presentation of Lucha Underground, how Ryse Wrestling addresses intergender wrestling, booking issues they hope to still overcome, and more in this hour long conversation!
September 13th, 2018 | 32 mins 40 secs
cmll, corey graves, lucha fiesta pittsburgh, lucha libre, pittsburgh, ultimo dragon, wwe
Sam Adonis is in studio as he returns to Pittsburgh! We talk about the history of CMLL and Arena Mexico, the crowds, storytelling, and culture of Lucha Libre, returning to Pittsburgh and working across the states and the UK, his history with stealing Ultimo Dragon's mask, the upcoming Lucha Fiesta Pittsburgh happening right across the street from our studio and more!
September 10th, 2018 | 1 hr 5 mins
international wrestling cartel, jack pollock, jaxon argos, rc dupree, remix pro wrestling, team storm
Team Storm unites on Indy Mayhem Show for the first time! Jaxon Argos, RC Dupree, an Jaxon Argos are in studio with ALL of their belts (IWC Heavyweight Championship, IWC Tag Team Championships and Remix Pro Tag Team Championships). They talk about the build to success they had at IWC Caged Fury, Remix Pro, laughing, crying, and more as they answer questions from the chat room for over an hour!
September 6th, 2018 | 38 mins 2 secs
bruno sammartino, gary michael cappetta, international wrestling cartel, wcw
WCW Announcer Gary Michael Cappetta returns to Pittsburgh to join us in studio as we talk about his Beyond Bodyslams one man show, returning to town, as well as Chicago and Atlantic City in the near future. We talk about his experience from the first round of shows, some experiences looking at the indy wrestling scene today and much more!