May 29th, 2020 | 1 hr 6 mins
aew, david lawless, max petrunya, pro wrestling tees, shawn spears, trademark law, wwe
"The Reaper" Matt Conard joins us to discuss his ordeal with trademarks after being taken by AEW wrestler Shawn Spears and the timing around a wrestling show that may have lead to it. We also welcome "The Gavel" David LawlessAKA Max Petrunya PPC to help us walk through Trademarks, Copyrights, and how pro wrestlers can protect themselves and their characters.
May 21st, 2020 | 39 mins 11 secs
aew, all elite wrestling, international wrestling cartel, iwc, mr mayhem, pittsburgh, wardlow
Originally Recorded August 16, 2016
This week Wardlow joins us to talk about tearing through the International Wrestling Cartel, Justin LaBar and more!
May 15th, 2020 | 36 mins 33 secs
Commentator, booker, and all around swell guy, Joe Dombrowski, joins the show this week as we talk about getting the most out of the time he's had in his career, the shock of his schedule change, what wrestling could look like when we "come back" from the current world state thanks to coronavirus, and we dive into his latest project, Wrestling from the Heartland showcasing Les Thatcher's Heartland Wrestling Association and it's WWF developmental era days, the Brian Pillman Memorial and more!
May 7th, 2020 | 42 mins 36 secs
This week members of the Prospect Pro Wrestling roster Chest Flexor, Professor Ryan Dye and Zack Rayne join us to talk bout creative distractions, Sasquatch Cornhole, trademark gimmick issues, the wonderful world of skiing, and taking being a heel too far.
April 30th, 2020 | 47 mins 23 secs
pittsburgh, remote fitness, ryse wrestling, the stronghold
Drake Braddock and HoneyBadger are live from their respective bunkers as we chat about the history of the Ryse Wrestling Stronghold, Drake's home conversion for remote clients, gimmicks that were never launched, including a fascinating fleshed out Italian faction, and help develop Drake's Bunker Burn.
April 16th, 2020 | 55 mins 20 secs
#wrestlertwitterafterdark, black wednesday, covid-19, indy wrestling, layoffs, quarantine, tik tok, wwe
This week, our Quarantine Hangout returns as we welcome Calvin Couture, Ronnie Starks, BC Steele, and former NWA North American Heavyweight Champion Quinn Magnum to catch up and see how everyone is holding up. We talk about #WrestlerTwitterAfterDark, WWE talent exodus on Black Wednesday, creative new ventures in this quarantine and more!
April 8th, 2020 | 28 mins 46 secs
absolute intense wrestling, documentary, indy wrestling, international wrestling cartel, magnum ck, magnum's opus, pro wrestling, ryse wrestling
Magnum CK returns to the show to talk about his newest documentary "Magnum's Opus". We talk about what the's been up to since his in ring retirement at AIW, the transition from the "Marking Out" documentary sequal to what this has become, and some fond memories of working with Papa Shango, and Victor Benjamin over that years.
April 2nd, 2020 | 59 mins 14 secs
dungeons and dragons, elias, indy wrestling, pittsburgh, west virginia, wrestlemania, wwe
We are joined by Beastman, Tyler Klein, Justin Idol, and Ronnie Starks to talk about how they are keeping themselves occupied, original WrestleMania plans, Dungeons and Dragons, staying in shape, WWE's Elias, calls to wrestlers and a cameo by Heel Bradley!
March 26th, 2020 | 40 mins 18 secs
lewis the nerd, pittsburgh, pwx, ryse wrestling
We chat with "The Heart of Ryse Wrestling" Lewis the Nerd after his Loser Leaves Ryse match with Military Intelligence partner Drake Braddock as we talk about his introduction to wrestling, training, and growing from PWX days to Ryse Wrestling.
March 18th, 2020 | 58 mins 8 secs
coping, coronavirus, covid-19, indy wrestling, pro wrestling, ring of honor
The Rev Ron Hunt, Zeke Mercer, and eventually Dean Radford and Jordan Styles join us to discuss how they responded as the cancellations rolled in during the ramp up of the COVID-19 response, what they are doing without wrestling, how Rockstar Pro is working with their trainees without access to facilities, and we see if Zeke can finally conduct a promo.
March 13th, 2020 | 45 mins 24 secs
national wrestling alliance, nwa east, nwa north american championship, nwa tag team championship, pro wrestling xpress, pwx, ryse wrestling, tna wrestling
Paul Atlas returns to talk about the 2000's and Pittsburgh's relationship with the National Wrestling Alliance, including NWA-TNA Wrestling's impact on the system, his runs with the NWA North American Championship, the NWA Tag Team Championship , and the bad business that went into an infamous video where The Wrong Crowd decided to send the belts back in a UPS box.
February 26th, 2020 | 18 mins 53 secs
conspiracy theory, miles monroe, mothman, prospect pro wrestling, wwe
"The Conspiracy" Miles Monroe joins us to chat about his young career as he's getting started in the pro wrestling business, his inspirations in wrestling and persona, and his surprising background in music!
February 19th, 2020 | 29 mins 4 secs
PB Smooth returns to the show to discuss his newest endeavor, the PB Provides Scholarship, aiming to help African Americans interested in a Communications Degree at Mercyhurst University. We also discuss his recent experience with Revenge Pro as World Champion, battling All Elite Wrestling's Wardlow, and WrestleMania weekend plans with Absolute Intense Wrestling and Faye Jackson Pajama Party!
February 12th, 2020 | 55 mins 31 secs
Shawn Phoenix returns to the show as we chat about when he was really “cleared” to wrestle and what kept him from the ring, some of the processes he had to go through, returning a year after his accident in the same building, what still needs work, backyard wrestling, teaming with Ziggy Haim for Keystone State Dudecore and the Joker and Harley Quinn.
January 29th, 2020 | 26 mins 42 secs
black diamond wrestling, concussion, injuries, international big time wrestling, michael kanellis, thomas mathis
ABsolute Thomas Mathis returns to the show to catch up with his past year in wrestling including his battle with injuries from concussions to nerve damage, the bloody last man standing match he had with Beastman in Black Diamond Wrestling, a tip from the Soultaker at International Bigtime Wrestling, and more!
January 22nd, 2020 | 38 mins 49 secs
cleveland, game changer wrestling, indy wrestling, johnny gargano, podcasting, ricky shane page, stone cold steve austin
Gregory Iron returns to chat with us about his latest venture with the Iron-On Wrestling Podcast, his background in communications finally coming out, his experience on the Stone Cold Steve Austin Podcast, wrestling in prisons, motivational speaking with Zach Gowen, and more!