On June 17, 2016 at PWF’s King’s Road event, one of the most popular figures in PWF history, Jagger, shocked the wrestling world by attacking Colby Corino after Colby’s victory over ROH’s Will Ferarra. After the attack, Jagger proceeded to “expose” Colby Corino and his father Steve.
Since King’s Road, we have been unsuccessful in our attempts to interview Jagger…UNTIL NOW. Jagger comes clean with his feelings of how Steve has built PWF as a vehicle for Colby to succeed in the wrestling business and how others, including the locker room veterans, are being used and thrown aside for Colby’s benefit.]]>
Jack talks about his career from training in Kentucky to his days on the New York independent scene. We talk about his first gimmick in the business and how he ended up in New York and got involved with VPW on Long Island. Jack also discusses his influences, dealings with fans, and more. Plus, Andy makes a push to get Jack to come out of retirement for one match only to manage VIRGIL!]]>
Seymour kicks things off, discussing his career, coming up with Roland Alexander in APW and working for GOUGE. We also discuss his previous incarnations, dropping out of the Handsome Boy Modeling School, and training Timmy Lou Retton.
We are then joined by Timmy Lou Retton to discuss the rapid progression of his pro wrestling career and road to the GOUGE heavyweight title. We also discuss his change of attitude in the PWF, and his alliance with Reggie Reason, Cedric Alexander, and William Huckaby. TImmy tells us about his future goals, including wrestling in Japan, and the significance of the date July 4 to his wrestling career.
AYP WRESTLING PODCAST: SEYMOUR SNOTT AND TIMMY LOU RETTON]]>
Mike talks about getting into the wrestling business, coming up in the New Jersey scene, playing college football at Kean University, what he carries in his golf bag, challenging Shaheem Ali for the UPWA Carolinas title at the UPWA 10th Anniversary on July 18 in Wilmington, NC, the awesomeness of working with The Angry Wrestling Vet’s The Sanctuary, the Mega Mos, his recent tour of Canada, working with Harry Smith and Sir Mo (Men On A Mision), the guys he’s learned the most from inside the ring, what the UPWA Carolinas title will mean to him if he defeats Shaheem Ali, possibly challenging Mason Ryan for the UPWA heavyweight title, Johnny Buff, Los Sucios, Nutrious X, and he even tells us his very own funny Crazy Ivan story! And wait ’til you hear what Andy proposes when Mike Orlando comes to ringside on July 18.
AYP WRESTLING PODCAST w/ THE ELITE ATHLETE MIKE ORLANDO
As Manson and his Manson Family team of Mikal Mosley and Steven Strick prepare to take on Stro and UPWA heavyweight champion Mason Ryan in Wilmington, NC on July 18, Moses lets us know of his intentions for the UPWA 10th anniversary show. We also discuss his career, his family (you won’t believe what this evil man shares about his mother), P-Funk, working with Dick Foley and Power Pro Wrestling, his friendship with Mark James of The Brutes, and more.
AYP WRESTLING PODCAST w/ MOSES MANSON
Our old buddy, Jagger, returns to talk about the recent events at PWF‘s Revolution Against Evolution, specifically being double crossed by his mystery partner, Cedric Alexander, feuding with Reggie “The Real” Reason and Timmy Lou Retton, the upcoming PWF Burning event, and PWF’s Tommy Rich training seminar on August 1.
We are then joined by Jagger’s former partner, Scab, aka Rodney Leary, of Project Superhero. Rodney explains his concept of volunteers dressing as superheroes, reading to young people, in schools and libraries. He also talks about his pro wrestling career, working at the Break The Barrier event at the ECW Arena, being inducted into the SCW Hall Of Fame, working for GOUGE, and more.
AYP WRESTLING PODCAST W/ JAGGER & SCAB]]>
AYP Wrestling Podcast: MADA & marvell2k talk HIW & the New Japan Cup]]>
Donald Brower joins us first to talk about the big UPWA live event in Southport, NC on Saturday, March 14 featuring The Stro vs “Tainted Love” Daniel Messina in a strap match for the Carolina title, plus a tag team title defense by Black Hollywood, and more. We also discuss the wide array of talent that UPWA books, including the current UPWA heavyweight champion, Mason Ryan. Brower also drops a few hints at upcoming surprises and roster additions.
Mark James of The Brutes joins us next. He gives a brief rundown of his 14 year career and how he joined his partner in The Brutes, Jimmy Parker. We talk about being a singles competitor vs being a tag team competitor and what the future holds for the team. Mark tells us a few wrestlers he feels have what it takes to make it to the next level. We switch gears a bit to find out who Mark sides with in the Biggie vs Tupac debate, Big Daddy Kane vs Rakim, and who his favorite Wu Tang Clan member is (as a bonus, we find out who “Black Cloud” Joe Black’s favorite member is too). Back to wrestling, we discuss the Jim Cornette tribute event, promoted by Masters Of Ring Entertainment, his involvement with them, and their next event in May. We close out the conversation with upcoming appearance dates for The Brutes and some high praise for Jimmy’s glutes.
AYP Wresting Podcast: UPWA Owner Don Brower & Mark James of the Brutes]]>
Axl talks about how Vince and NXT are not good at all for the wrestling business, the difference between spports entertainment and professional wrestling, his friendship with the late, great Chris Candido, he and Balls Mahoney wrestling Candido and Lance Storm, Lowlife Louie Ramos, things getting out of control at live ECW events, his relationship with Ian Rotten and if he has any regrets about being linked to him, drug addiction and sobrriety, and how many KISS concerts he has attended. Axl does not sugar coat anything, and keeps things as extreme and hardcore as he can.
AYP Wrestling Podcast: ECW Original Axl Rotten part 2]]>
In part one of this no holds barred conversation, Axl discusses his health, his feelings on all of the unofficial ECW reunion shows over the years, the true meaning of hardcore wrestling, fan criticism and chants, his hilarious suggestion of who he wanted to join the FBI, appearing in the Homicide: Life On The Street debut movie, acting, cutting promos, working on his autobiography the possibility of a documentary, his UIW promotion in Baltimore, working with “Hotstuff” Eddie Gilbert, GWF, working at The Sportatorium, and more.
AYP Wrestling Podcast: ECW Original Axl Rotten part 1]]>
Bobby talks about coming up in the Ohio wrestling scene, working WWWF tv tapings as a teenager, promoting his first show as a teenager, working with Wild Bull Curry and Flying Fred Curry, hilarious stories of bringing Dr. Jerry Graham home, being ribbed by Stan Stasiak, teaming with Eric Embry in Nashville for Nick Gulas, working for Stu Hart (including his great Stu Hart impersonation), unofficially winning his first tag title as part of a rib with Lynn Denton, Cuban Assassin, and Dynamite Kid (funny!), Memphis, scaffold matches, The Sheepherders, Adrian Street, the exposure of the business and the disappearance of kayfabe, The Fantastics’ overwhelming popularity in World Class, why Kevin Von Erich recently apologized to Tommy Rogers about The Fantastics’ time in WCCW, the genuinity of the Von Erichs, the night Tommy Rogers saved Kevin Von Erich’s life in the ring in Ft. Worth, what he had to do with Bruiser Brody quitting Joe Blanchard’s promotion, lighting Jim Cornette’s pants on fire in the dressing room, “Hotstuff” Eddie Gilbert, his conversations with Ray Traylor in Japan, how Tommy Rogers is doing these days, owning a wrestling school at one time with Ivan Koloff,
We close out with Bobby explaining his recent contact with C. Scott Amman of the WWE legal department, regarding the WWE’s use of his and others’ likeness on dvds and the network without consent. Bobby talks about potential legal proceedings against WWE and any other parties involved, plus he addresses his critics and supporters.
AYP Wrestling Podcast: “Fantastic” Bobby Fulton]]>
To kick things off, Curtis joins us to discuss some of pro wrestling’s current events, including the Seth Rollins social media scandal and tonight’s live NXT special, as well as recent happpenings in HIW and their National Pro Wrestling Day in Tucson, AZ.
Then we are joined by, perhaps the youngest veteran of the sport, Colby Corino. In this rare podcast appearance, Colby talks about his first experiences in the business, bandaging his father, Steve Corino, in the locker room after his ECW battles, his passion for the business, involvement in Ring Of Honor and his possible future with the company, travelling to Japan with his dad and his famous punch, his upcoming PWF junior heavyweight title defense against “Country Jacked” Corey Hollis this Friday night’s PWF event, Wrestlebowl 3, and more.
AYP Wrestling Podcast w/ Curtis Blaire and Colby Corino]]>
Former TNA star “Dog Of War” Jesse Neal discusses his upcoming appearance on “Stone Cold” Steve Austin’s Broken Skull Challenge, TNA, training with Team 3D, his relationship with Bubba Ray Dudley, post traumatic stress, and his match with King Corino in the upcoming Seek & Destroy Cancer benefit in Fayetteville, NC on March 21.
“Homeless Tim” Widener goes further indepth about his Seek & Destroy Cancer benefit weekend and why he started doing cancer themed charity shows. He also runs down the card, ticket information, and all the details you need to know about the wrestling show, fanfest, car show, concert, and more.
Jagger then joins us to talk about his run in with Christoph Rockwell at PWF Soul Survivor and what this means for PWF Wrestle Bowl III on February 3 in Hubert, NC. Things get a little tense as Andy defends Rockwell until the end. Jagger also has some unkind words about Chasity Taylor.
All this, plus Dr. Lewis Feinman gives us an update on all the happenings in Tucson, Arizona’s hottest independent organization, HIW, including the return of Chris Evans.
Support the wrestling shows mentioned on this episode –
Seek & Destroy Cancer Benefit Show
HIW TV Tapings celebrating National Pro Wrestling Day
Seva Foundation page for the National Pro Wrestling Day drive
Tom talks about how WWE missed the booat on Colt Cabana, working the Savoldi circuit, Jumping Joe Savoldi, getting burned in the early days of ECW and why he’s glad he didn’t stay, “Hotstuff” Eddie Gilbert, new school writing vs old school booking, how he was chosen for The Patriot gimmick, who owns the gimmick, his relationship with Steve Corino, Dennis Coraluzzo, wrestling conventions, where his life is now compared the the lives of some of the bigger stars, Honky Tonk Man, and more.
AYP Wrestling Podcast: Tom Brandi part 2]]>
Tom talks about his longevity in the business and how he’s still going strong 29 years later, his thoughts on today’s WWE and its staleness, flaws of the WWE Network, WWE’s need to rebrand established talent from other promotions, WWE’s need to squash talent, the lack of competition, TNA’s position and who they should hire if they want to improve, the WWE’s mishandling of the Wyatt Family and The Shield, the difference between TV and independent booking, Tom Zenk, second generation wrestlers, his initial signing with Vince, as part of a crew of five guys who were “just above jobber status,” and more!
AYP Wrestling Podcast: Tom Brandi Part 1]]>
CZW great, “The Bulldozer” Matt Tremont joins the guys to discuss his career in CZW, hopes to work with “Hardcore” Nick Gage, working with “Sick” Nick Mondo, his hepititis c health scare, his wife’s view on his being a hardcore wrestler, working with Brain Damage, the Norman Smiley Memorial, On Point Wrestling, and his thoughts on DJ Hyde, Zandig, Ian Rotten, Joe Gacy, Crazy Ivan, Sozio, and more.
Podcast From Parts Unknown: “The Bulldozer” Matt Tremont]]>
Jagger discusses his career, from how he broke into wrestling, coming up in the biz in North Carolina, working at the Break The Barrier show at ECW Arena in 1999, to his time in PWF. He talks about challenging the current PWF heavyweight champion, Cedric Alexander on November 23 in Hubert, NC and what a victory over Cedric would mean to his career at this stage. He also tells a funny story about Shane Helms and Manny Fernandez.
Corey Havoc then joins us with some funny tales about life on the New Jersey indy scene and the characters involved. Corey talks about working for ROH and WWE, the current whereabouts of longtime NJ promoters Gino Moore and Dapper Johnny Falco (Joe Panzarino), some great Power Uti stories, the legend of the Mambo King aka La Parka USA, working with Rockin’ Rebel, his dog being a Briscoe, and life in the UK. Plus he and Vinny discuss their recent road trip to work for FWF in Warsaw, IN.
Podcast from Parts Unknown: Jagger and Corey Havoc]]>
AYP Wrestling Podcast: “Lowlife” Louie Ramos part 2]]>
AYP Wrestling Podcast: “Lowlife” Louie Ramos part 1]]>
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Then we are joined by New Jersey independent wrestler, “Punk Rock Pitbull” Vinny Cenzo. Vinny talks about the Monster Factory, training with Danny Cage, working a recent benefit show for LIWF founder Bobby Lombardi (and how you can help Bobby), his relationship with “Pitbull” Gary Wolfe, Jersey indies, and his upcoming schedule, including working with Haku/Meng.
AYP Wrestling Podcast : F1rst Generation’s James Anthony and Punkrock Pitbull Vinny Cenzo]]>
AYP Wrestling Podcast with Prophet]]>
But wait there’s more! Roman Alexander himself joins the show with Ed Knight and the two talk about their now upcoming match, the Unholy Alliance, Creature Feature, and more! A fun show as always!
AYP Wrestling Podcast with Tucson’s Edward “The American” Knight & HIW’s Roman Alexander]]>
AYP Wrestling Podcast: Weekend preview w/ ROH/PWF superstar Cedric Alexander, Crazy Ivan, and Entapryze]]>
AYP Wrestling Podcast w/ PAT LAPRADE and BERTRAND HEBERT]]>
Then we are joined by Roman Alexander of High Impact Wrestling to discuss his career, how he broke in, where he’s been, and more!
A fun show as always. Check it out!
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