Wrestling Mayhem Show 679: Return of the Midweek War

This week’s episode brought to you by Indy Wrestling US, Slice on Broadway, Sidekick Media Services, and Pittsburgh Wrestling

 

Angel Gate and Fight Society women’s wrestler, Scarlett, joins our in-house crew of Mad Mike, Ronnie Starks, and Sorg to talk this week in wrestling news, including:

  • So, there was some BIG news in wrestling this week.
  • One week of TV = 9 hours of wrestling. Some of us are happy about it. Some of us are already over it.
  • We are most definitely comparing wrestling to soap operas.
  • Ronnie is questioning the use of twins in TV programming – and whether the actor/actress ACTUALLY has a twin.
  • NXT is moving to live television programming – – on Wednesdays.
  • AEW is coming live to Pittsburgh!
  • Somehow we found ourselves running down the list of fake babies in wrestling.
  • We are chatting some fun women’s wrestling with Scarlett.
  • This week’s Big Question: What would you book as the first NXT live main event against AEW?
  • Sorg is spreading the good word of Evolve with us.
  • Mad Mike thinks Stephen Amell might be a wrestling fan, guys.
  • What did YOU learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Scarlett (@___ImScarlett), Ronnie Starks (@starkswrestling), Mad Mike (@MadMike4883) and Sorg (@Sorgatron).

Want to check out the Stomp Out Cancer benefit show we talked about on the show?   https://www.facebook.com/events/372562803383505/

Want to check out the Four Chord Music Festival show we talked about on the show?  https://www.facebook.com/events/366677354032446/

If you are in Pittsburgh, you’ve got to go to Slice on Broadway (@Pgh_Slice) and get their food! (sliceonbroadway.com)
**A special shout out to our Manager Level Patreon supporter Occupy Pro Wrestling (@Power2TheSmarks)**
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Thanks to Basick Sickness (@basicksickness) for the awesome intro for the show.
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Wrestling Mayhem Show 678: Big Announcements with the Gavel

This week’s episode brought to you by Indy Wrestling US, Slice on Broadway, Sidekick Media Services, and Pittsburgh Wrestling

The Gavel – David Lawless is on the show this week to talk about a few things he’s involved with that are coming up.  He is joined by Patreon supporter, Heel Bradley, who is on the show to make amends for his recent transgression at an indy show.  They are, of course, here to talk about this week in wrestling, including:

  • David Lawless is talking about the importance of diversity in the wrestling ring.
  • How about that reveal of The Fiend at SummerSlam? We’re sharing some of our own thoughts.
  • We’re getting some “expert” insight on just how deadly the mandible claw can be.
  • Is WWE missing some branding opportunities with superstars like Finn Balor?
  • AEW has had some new announcements. Some of our crew is really excited about Orange Cassidy, but let’s talk about Jake the Snake!
  • Jazz is coming back to TV?!?!
  • Our guest, David Lawless, is sharing some breaking news about who we can expect to see at Four Chord Music Festival- including the addition of a wrestling event!
    • Listen in for an announcement of 5 of the matches – – including a never-before-seen match-up of two of Pittsburgh’s legends.
  • David Lawless is getting the opportunity to work with tons of great people – including his recent encounter with Jim Sterling at RYSE Wrestling.
  • Stomp Out Cancer is happening this Friday. We’re taking a look at what we can expect from the card.
  • This week’s Big Question: What occupational character (i.e. lawyer) would you like to see – or have seen – in the ring?
  • Bradley did a bad thing as a fan at a recent live event. He is here tonight to teach us how to be a good fan.
  • What did YOU learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: David Lawless (@GavelLawless), Bradley (@HeelBradley), and Sorg (@Sorgatron).

Want to check out the Stomp Out Cancer benefit show we talked about on the show?   https://www.facebook.com/events/372562803383505/

Want to check out the Four Chord Music Festival show we talked about on the show?  https://www.facebook.com/events/366677354032446/

If you are in Pittsburgh, you’ve got to go to Slice on Broadway (@Pgh_Slice) and get their food! (sliceonbroadway.com)
**A special shout out to our Manager Level Patreon supporter Occupy Pro Wrestling (@Power2TheSmarks)**
You can support the show at Patreon.com/wrestlingmayhemshow! Go to wrestlingmayhemshow.com for more entertainment!
Check out the Indy Wrestling US Network at www.indywrestling.network.  For a short time, get a 7-day FREE trial to access a growing collection of content.
Thanks to Basick Sickness (@basicksickness) for the awesome intro for the show.
Remember to LIKE and FOLLOW us on Facebook for updates and video.

Wrestling Mayhem Show 674: Wrestling NPCs

This week’s episode brought to you by Indy Wrestling USSlice on Broadway, Sidekick Media Services and Pittsburgh Wrestling

 

Mad Mike, Sorg and Podnar are joined by Honey Badger to talk this week in wrestling (and a whole lot more) including:

  • AEW Fight For The Fallen and WWE Extreme Rules were both this weekend. Some of us are sharing how they watched both – – at the same time.
  • Some of us caught the Evolve show, and there are some thoughts.
  • We’re in a weird phase where people want to see more indy wrestling, and we think it’s a good thing.
  • We’re questioning the “extreme” of Extreme Rules.
  • We’re catching up with our friend Honey Badger and what she’s been doing with RISE (with an “i”), RYSE (with a “y”), and just about everywhere else she’s been recently!
  • This week’s Big Question: If you could take any wrestling NPC (non-in-ring-role) at any point in time and have them manage someone on today’s roster, who would be managing whom?
  • We’re talking some intergender wrestling with our guest Honey Badger.
  • The crew is sharing some thoughts on what the magic may be that makes one wrestling company an almost overnight sensation, while others struggle to get butts in seats.
  • What did YOU learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Mad Mike (@MadMike4883), Sorg (@Sorgatron), Podnar (@ProfPod), and Honey Badger (@ReginaHBadger)

If you are in Pittsburgh, you’ve got to go to Slice on Broadway (@Pgh_Slice) and get their food! (sliceonbroadway.com)
**A special shout out to our Manager Level Patreon supporter Occupy Pro Wrestling (@Power2TheSmarks)**
You can support the show at Patreon.com/wrestlingmayhemshow! Go to wrestlingmayhemshow.com for more entertainment!
Check out the Indy Wrestling US Network at www.indywrestling.network.  For a short time, get a 7-day FREE trial to access a growing collection of content.
Thanks to Basick Sickness (@basicksickness) for the awesome intro for the show.
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Wrestling Mayhem Show 673: Balls Relaxed

This week’s episode brought to you by Indy Wrestling USSlice on Broadway, Sidekick Media Services and Pittsburgh Wrestling

This week former Fight Society Champion Troy Lords and Farnsworth swing by to talk wrestling with Mainstream Matt, Sorg, and Mad Mike, including:

  • So…Evolve is doing some things with WWE.
  • How much Wrestling is “too” much wrestling? We’re discussing from various viewpoints.
  • Farnsworth and Troy Lords are sharing some thoughts on how Wrestling keeps pushing the envelope.
    Troy Lords is talking about how Fight Society has been changing – and reminiscing about some of his favorite memories from PWX Wrestling.
  • If you’re looking at some of the big wrestling names that have recently come through Pittsburgh, you’re looking at some of the guys who’ve been trained by or influenced by @sampanico.
  • Troy Lords is talking about how his 9-5 is his “character” and Wrestling gives him the opportunity to truly be himself.
  • Mainstream Matt is struggling through the Climax….of the G1 variety.
  • This week’s Big Question: What match or event didn’t live up to the hype?
  • Our friend, Beastman recently had his bag searched by TSA, and it is one of the best things on the internet!
  • There was a bit of a shake up at WWE with Paul Heyman and Eric Bischoff being placed in executive roles over RAW and Smackdown Live.
  • What did YOU learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Farnsworth (@Jworth), Troy Lords (@TroyLords), Sorg (@Sorgatron) and Mad Mike (@MadMike4883)

If you are in Pittsburgh, you’ve got to go to Slice on Broadway (@Pgh_Slice) and get their food! (sliceonbroadway.com)
**A special shout out to our Manager Level Patreon supporter Occupy Pro Wrestling (@Power2TheSmarks)**
You can support the show at Patreon.com/wrestlingmayhemshow! Go to wrestlingmayhemshow.com for more entertainment!
Check out the Indy Wrestling US Network at www.indywrestling.network.  For a short time, get a 7-day FREE trial to access a growing collection of content.
Thanks to Basick Sickness (@basicksickness) for the awesome intro for the show.
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Wrestling Mayhem Show 672: Zeke Squad

This week’s episode brought to you by Indy Wrestling USSlice on Broadway, Sidekick Media Services and Pittsburgh Wrestling

It’s a two-fer this week as we have Zeke Mercer and Keith Haught in studio!  They join the Mikes (Sorg, and Mad Mike) to talk this week in wrestling, including:

  • Our crew had a chance to watch some Fyter Fest, and we’re sharing some thoughts.
  • So…that chair shot…
  • In case you haven’t noticed…crowds in the UK are different than crowds in the US.
  • In case you didn’t know, you can find Zeke Mercer and Keith Haught at some of the wrestling events here in Western PA and West Virginia.
  • This week’s Big Question: What match or event didn’t live up to the hype?
  • Our friend, Beastman recently had his bag searched by TSA, and it is one of the best things on the internet!
  • There was a bit of a shake up at WWE with Paul Heyman and Eric Bischoff being placed in executive roles over RAW and Smackdown Live.
  • What did YOU learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Zeke Mercer (@zeke_mercer), Keith Haught (@HaughtJr), Sorg (@Sorgatron) and Mad Mike (@MadMike4883)

If you are in Pittsburgh, you’ve got to go to Slice on Broadway (@Pgh_Slice) and get their food! (sliceonbroadway.com)
**A special shout out to our Manager Level Patreon supporter Occupy Pro Wrestling (@Power2TheSmarks)**
You can support the show at Patreon.com/wrestlingmayhemshow! Go to wrestlingmayhemshow.com for more entertainment!
Check out the Indy Wrestling US Network at www.indywrestling.network.  For a short time, get a 7-day FREE trial to access a growing collection of content.
Thanks to Basick Sickness (@basicksickness) for the awesome intro for the show.
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Wrestling Mayhem Show 667: R-Truth in Drag

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Professor Buzzkill joins our motley crew of Dave Podnar, Mad Mike, and Sorg as we talk this week (and a little bit of history) in wrestling, including:

  • Our guest Professor Buzzkill is sharing some history behind our podcast title.
  • We’re sharing some thoughts on Money in the Bank.
  • Is it just us or is Brock Lesnar a multi-million dollar GIF machine these days?
  • Has Dolph Ziggler recovered from his Pittsburgh countdown incident?
  • OH: It’s Kevin Owens – he’s gonna attack people.
  • Professor Buzzkill is teaching us the history of wrestling and Gorgeous George.
  • Professor Buzzkill is sharing the history of in-ring weddings in wrestling.
  • WWE has a new 24/7 title. We’re sharing some thoughts.
  • This week’s Big Question: What would you have made for a new championship instead of the 24/7 title?
  • What did YOU learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Professor Buzzkill (@buzzkillprof), Dave Podnar (@ProfPod), Mad Mike (@MadMike4883) and Sorg (@Sorgatron)

If you are in Pittsburgh, you’ve got to go to Slice on Broadway (@Pgh_Slice) and get their food! (sliceonbroadway.com)
**A special shout out to our Manager Level Patreon supporter Occupy Pro Wrestling (@Power2TheSmarks)**
You can support the show at Patreon.com/wrestlingmayhemshow! Go to wrestlingmayhemshow.com for more entertainment!
Check out the Indy Wrestling US Network at www.indywrestling.network.  For a short time, get a 7-day FREE trial to access a growing collection of content.
Thanks to Basick Sickness (@basicksickness) for the awesome intro for the show.
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Wrestling Mayhem Show 664: We’re Laughing in America

This week’s episode brought to you by Indy Wrestling USSlice on BroadwayOccupy Pro Wrestling, and Bardic Mystery Tour!

We get Thrifty as Toddy returns to  join the Mikes (Sorg and Mad Mike) and Rizz to talk this week in wrestling, including:

  • Bray Wyatt’s Firefly Funhouse has Pittsburgh roots
  • Toddy brings Thrifty Podcast to us with WWF Magazines and foam logos, WrestlingMania 35 experiences, and his wrestling characters he created when he was young.
  • This week’s Big Question: What is the weirdest pro wrestling merchandise you’ve seen?
  • Cody Rhodes brings the verbal fire on the way to Double or Nothing
  • We discuss Viceland’s “Dark Side of the Ring” series
  • What did YOU learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Toddy ( @ThriftyPodcast), Mad Mike (@MadMike4883), Rizz (@theerizz) and Sorg (@Sorgatron)

If you are in Pittsburgh, you’ve got to go to Slice on Broadway (@Pgh_Slice) and get their food! (sliceonbroadway.com)
**A special shout out to our Manager Level Patreon supporters, Mad Mike (@MadMike4883) and Occupy Pro Wrestling (@Power2TheSmarks)**
You can support the show at Patreon.com/wrestlingmayhemshow! Go to wrestlingmayhemshow.com for more entertainment!
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Thanks to Basick Sickness (@basicksickness) for the awesome intro for the show.
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Wrestling Mayhem Show 658: Who’s The Good Guy? Who’s The Bad Guy?

This week’s episode brought to you by Indy Wrestling USSlice on BroadwayOccupy Pro Wrestling, and Professor Buzzkill!

Sorg, Mad Mike, and Mainstream Matt are joined by our guest, Nick Farrah, as MayhemMania continues!  This week we’re talking about: 

  • Becky Lynch is not only “The Man,” she is also a helper that Mr. Rogers could be proud of.
  • WrestleMania is four weeks away. We’re sharing our thoughts and expectations.
  • Friend of the Show DJ Z is no longer a free agent. Congrats to him and his future endeavors at NXT!
  • Another Pittsburgh wrestler doing big things is Britt Baker. We saw her at IWC Wrestling where she sealed her spot as the FIRST female competitor in the Super Indy tournament!
  • We were entertained by a cellphone video of Nick McCune who helped the police detain a suspect at an Altoona Denny’s restaurant.
  • It’s that magical time of the show where we take some creative license. That’s right, it’s MayhemMania time.
  • What did you learn in wrestling this week?

Follow our stable on Twitter: Nick Farrah (@prefame_ging), Mad Mike (@MadMike4883), Sorg (@Sorgatron), Matt (@MainstreamMat), and a cast of Mayhem Mania participants!

If you are in Pittsburgh, you’ve got to go to Slice on Broadway (@Pgh_Slice) and get their food! (sliceonbroadway.com)

**A special shout out to our Manager Level Patreon supporters, Mad Mike (@MadMike4883) and Occupy Pro Wrestling (@Power2TheSmarks)**

You can support the show at Patreon.com/wrestlingmayhemshow!

Go to wrestlingmayhemshow.com for more entertainment!

Check out the Indy Wrestling US Network at www.indywrestling.network.  For a short time, get a 7-day FREE trial to access a growing collection of content.

Thanks to Basick Sickness (@basicksickness) for the awesome intro for the show.

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