Episode 438: WarBeast, White Claw, & Wrestling

Studio B is the location on this rainy Wednesday evening. Josef Samael called in to start the show to talk MLW, Contra Unit, PCW Ultra, Jacob Fatu and more. Talk turns to Raw & Smackdown, the WWE Network, and if you’re a real wrestling fan or not. After the break talk turns to G1 Climax, Ring of Honor, NXT Toronto, AEW, Impact and Harley Race.  Plus we make our picks…

Episode 437: Stutter Nights

The crew is back together, and Matt comes right out of the gate complaining about how much he disliked Raw. It’s probably the longest time Raw was discussed in a long time. There’s the usual rabbit holes, of course, to fill in the gaps. We discuss the ongoings of MLW as well, and Matt isn’t crazy about this week’s episode. We feature the finals of the Sting of the Ring,…

Episode 436: Nostalgia

Meat 2 Meat (TM) kicks off a special Thursday night episode talking about the Raw Reunion and the G1 Climax tournament. The NWA and ROH end their relationship, rather amicably, as Billy Corgan plans for expansion. Speaking of expansion, AEW announced the debut of their Wednesday night show on TNT. MLW moves along as the Dynasty are tag champions and Jacob Fatu becomes World Champion. Jimmy Uso gets busted for…

Episode 435: We The Independent

“The Product” David Starr makes his return to the Shining Wizards to talk about We The Independent, his new project with James Musselwhite. Its their attempt to unionize professional wrestling, to help provide benefits and rights, to help bring about best practices for the business, and to bring empowerment to the independent wrestler. There’s also plenty of talk about the Sting of the Ring, as David can completely understand why…

Episode 434: You Outta Know

Studio B is the place on this Monday Night Episode of the podcast. Matt & Kevin are joined by Kate the Great and “Dark Helmet” Ryan Arthur to talk about all the wrestling from the weekend. AEW Fight for the Fallen is up first and they talk about all the matches & the future of AEW. Colin West from Synergy Wrestling calls in to talk about the upcoming Garden State…

Episode 423: The Five-Tool Player, Anthony Bowens

This week, there’s a Raw “Wild Card” shake-up, which means some SmackDown talent took over the show and hosted the main event. Is the WWE feeling the pressure from FOX and Universal? Tony and Matt go back and forth on last week’s MLW episode, and it’s clear they have completely different opinions about the show. Kevin gleefully, and continuously, ruins everything Tony brings to the table, including his new liners….

Episode 415: The Gatekeeper meets the Wizards

Kevin and Matt bring you the latest from the NEW Studio B. They take an adventure into Kevin’s weekend, where he was the ring girl for WrestlePro. We shift gears and talk about WWE Fastlane 2019 before taking a short break. We are joined by the Gatekeeper Kelly Klein and discuss her quest to become the first 2 time Women of Honor Champion this Friday at Ring of Honor’s 17th…

Episode 414: Blah Blah Blahed

The Two Man Group is back, as the show starts with a career highlight of King Kong Bundy and a little bit of knowledge on Luke Perry. Then it’s time to go deep diving into the WWE Hall of Fame’s past on the mention of Harley Race and the impending induction of Torrie Wilson. Years ago, there were some pretty impressive Hall of Fame classes. Fastlane (the real one) is…

Episode 408: Yams Day

Matt and Kevin are back in Studio B. Its a long show, but they talk so much wrestling. Superstars is a hot topic and the boys gush over how happy they are that its on the WWE Network. They talk about Internet trolls, and people who overreact on social media. They talk about the Major Reunion on Raw and Kevin’s boner plus we talk a little 205 Live and NXT…

Episode 402: It’s rough being a nerd with LSG

Studio B is the place and LSG joins Matt and Kevin in studio. Matt sounds like a frog, so that’s fun. LSG talks about his recent trip to Germany, WXW, ROH, Monster Factory and much more. We talk all sorts of nerdy things, comics, action figures, sports,  tv shows, and we briefly touch on some wrestling. Monday Night Raw, Final Battle 2018 and TLC 2018.

Episode 398: Thumbquacks

The boys have a few big shows (wellllllll) coming up in the next few weeks, but before we get there, it’s one more stop on the wrestling road. First there’s plenty of buildup to Survivor Series, and there’s general disappointment over the “brand supremacy” battles. It didn’t help that Becky Lynch is injured and off the show. Plus, no one really cares about Shane McMahon, although Tony thinks Stephanie is…

Episode 389: Maine Street Posse

Matt and Kevin are back on Tuesday Nights with another episode. Kevin is a bit sleepy from celebrating the Jets victory last night but the boys plow on. They talk about WrestlePro from this past weekend and then dive into Monday Night Raw. They weight the faces and heels on the Raw brand. Matt watched Impact, Impact vs UK, and ROH  TV so he has a lot to talk about….