Roni Nicole joins us as we talk about her introduction to pro wrestling via trading cards in school, being a “secret” fan watching VHS tapes, the casting call that didn’t work out, but started her road to training, going to Japan, how she could have been the original pterodactyl dinosaur wrestler, working with the all women roster in Pittsburgh at AngelGate, and thoughts on the current state of Fight Underground.
Colossal Mike Law joins us to talk about coming up in the New York City area under the Dog House, debuting under a mask as Sabotage, opportunities in Pittsburgh under NWA East, evolving into Mike Law, doing a closed, fight club type show with Fight Underground, and Mike Law responds to the reactions to THAT chair dive gif that has everyone talking!
WWE Artist in Residence, Rob Schamberger, joins us to chat about his roots in comic books, growing up as an artist, discovering wrestling, taking a chance on himself to make a living from his art, meeting NWA’s Bob Geigel, his unique relationship with WWE and how it paved the way for others we see today, how he’s made his way onto WWE television, his weekly Canvas 2 Canvas show on WWE.com, and his NEW project at www.schambergerlabs.com !
Legendary Pro Wrestling Announcer Hank Hudson joins us to talk about his history including his piece in the history of Mick Foley’s Cactus Jack, early on sending results to magazines, announcing 5 shows for the WWF, outlaw pro wrestling shows, issues with the state athletic commission, and the weirdest moments in his career.
Indy Mayhem Show: Arthur McArthur
Arthur McArthur joins us as we talk about coming from the military into pro wrestling, training at the Absolute Intense Wrestling school under Derek Direction and Dominic Garrini, his match with Tracy Smothers, and living through the pandemic shutdown in pro wrestling.
Big Game Leroy joins us to talk about his career, the small guys in WWE that paved the way for him getting into the business, “preparing” for training by doing the Spartan race, the House of Glory school, Amazing Red, Samoa Joe, wrestling with his Ninteno Switch, and wrestling in the Covid Era on All Elite Wrestling.
Jayce Karr joins us to talk about how pro wrestling has helped him as he dealt with alcoholism recovery, debuting during the Covid Era of pro wrestling, performing in outdoor and closed set venues, training under Chris LeRusso and Andrew Palace, and we announce a match for the upcoming Prospect Pro Wrestling Hardcore Halloween show!
We are joined by Steve Tortorello, promotor of Warrior Wresting, and the principal at Marian Catholic High School in Chicago Heights, about the promotion’s growth since 2017 including the recent Friday Night Lights and Stadium Series in the COVID Era of pro wrestling, his own brush with WWE, and stories about his experiences with Mick Foley, Frank the Clown, Will Ospreay, and the important moments over the last several shows from Tessa Blanchard vs Kylie Rae, Joey Janela’s jump from the goal post, and The Rascalz and Trey Miguel’s evolution.
We are joined by Honorable Fight Council member Dash Bennett to talk about his path into professional wrestling in West Virginia, experiences at shows in the 90’s, coming to Pittsburgh for Pro Wrestling XPress/NWA East, one of the many times the Gambino Brothers had the police called on them, Jimmy Demarco and poo, Gregory Iron, leaving wrestling, and his recent return to the ring and being a contributor to Fight Underground, and more!
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We chat with Garrisaon Creed joins us to talk about his 5 year career, discovering his “mercenary” persona, getting in the damn car, and finding something that helps returning from the military in life.