Our weekly look at the world of Independent Wrestling with interviews, discussions, and discovering the next big thing!
January 17th, 2019 | 25 mins 50 secs
fight society, fitness, pro wrestling training, renegade wrestling alliance
We chat with Thomas Mathis about his path into pro wresting, from figuring out what to do with his love for fitness after high school to his Dragonball Z inspiration in how he presents himself as "The Absolute".
January 10th, 2019 | 30 mins 4 secs
divas search, fcw, iwc, mcw, ovw, rosa mendes, total divas, wrestling training, wwe
Rosa Mendes is best known for her years in the WWE and Total Divas, but more recently, she has been training to be a part of this generations "Evolution". We discuss the ACL injury that has put those plans on hold, her experience with the Divas Search, training in OVW and FCW, experiences on Total Divas, her recent venture with Totally Fit Mama, and what she's learned from her years in the business, motherhood, and building her own business.
January 4th, 2019 | 27 mins 36 secs
black diamond wrestling, fight society, zeke mercer
Zeke Mercer is just over 8 months as a pro wrestler and has made impressions in Fight Society and Black Diamond Wrestling. We discuss his introduction to wrestling via video games, training, amateur wrestling, Low Ki, and more!
December 20th, 2018 | 2 hrs 7 mins
The Sexy Talented Dudes are back to celebrate Christmas as IWC High Stakes Champion Chest Flexor, Ginger, Billy Ruxpin and Corey Futurisitc join us. But you never know who may stop in as "Sexy Fireman" Jason Tyler, Chris LeRusso, and King Frown join in!
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!