This week on Wrestlenomics Radio: the latest update to the WWE investor presentation, Jeff Hardy pleading guilty to DWI, Killing the Business, Inc., WWE and Nestle’s “Choose Water” campaign, new details announced about WWE’s PPV in Australia in October & more!
Rob & Jeff preview an exciting weekend of WWE action. Who will be in the crowd at Takeover? What crazy stuff will Ricochet and Lars Sullivan do? Is Shinsuke Nakamura a cocksman? WHERE IS JAMES ELLSWORTH!?
A packed (and ad-free!) edition of the Voices of Wrestling Flagship podcast with topics including our Dominion review, our thoughts and ratings on Okada vs. Omega IV, women in New Japan Pro Wrestling, Cow Palace, Strong Style Evolved UK and previews for NXT TakeOver: Chicago and WWE Money in the Bank 2018.
NJPW Dominion is the subject of this week’s Wrestling Omakase, as John is joined by first time guest and retired indie wrestling star Gran Akuma to break down NJPW’s 2nd biggest standalone show of the year!
On this episode of Music of the Mat, Andrew is joined once again by Rich Kraetsch (Voices of Wrestling) to discuss another selection of hip hop wrestling themes. From 90s classics to contemporary favorites, Andrew and Rich delve into songs by The Fugees, Eminem, Ike Dirty, Insane Clown Posse, and more!
This week Joel and Damon give you first-hand reactions and opinions on the historic Dominion 6.9 show, what is next for Kenny Omega, the recent North American invasion, Young Bucks as WOTY, and so much more!
This week on the Voices of Wrestling flagship podcast: a review of the BOSJ finals, star-making performances from Takahashi and Ishimori, a preview of NJPW Dominion 6.9 in Osaka-Jo Hall, All In scoops, CM Punk trial, lucha talk and more!
In this week’s edition of the Super J-Cast: Joel and Damon give a full review of BOSJ, preview the mega Dominion show, answer more listener questions, and give you the secrets to being crowned King of Memes. Clocking in at over 2:30!
Chris and Brandon discuss go in-depth, talking about the CM Punk and Colt Cabana vs. Dr. Chris Amann trial, notes from the first four days of the trial and the impact the podcast at the heart of the lawsuit had on the wrestling industry.
A packed Thursday TV Reviews show as Joe breaks down 205 Live and NXT as usual, but adds Championship Wrestling From Hollywood to the rotation and reviews Impact as well. Joe’s favorite match from the week may surprise you.
It’s back to our Fantasy Draft series this week on Wrestling Omakase! John is joined by returning guests and Burning Spirits co-hosts Brennan Patrick and Kevin Hare, as well as first time guest Tanner from the All You Can Hear podcast, as the four of them compete to draft from indie puroresu!
The 5 Star Match Game returns with a big show focused on the Toryumon/Dragon Gate system. It’s so big, we have three contestants for the first time! Michael Spears, John Carroll, and Case Lowe go head to head in a titanic trivia struggle that goes down to the wire!
On this episode of Music of the Mat, Andrew is joined by Joel Abraham (Super J-Cast) to discuss the theme history of “The Technical Wizard” Zack Sabre Jr. The best way to scare a Tory is to listen to this episode.
In this week’s edition of the Super J-Cast, Joel and Damon discuss Days 3-7 of the BoSJ, fussy eaters, mental health issues, inclusivity in the LIJ community and what Sergio Ramos and Taiji Ishimori have in common.
This week on the VOW Flagship, we break down the Top 20 Wrestler of the Year candidates as chosen by you, the listener. What names stood out to us, who were surprises and what names were left off the list. We also talk FOX/WWE billion dollar deal, OTT, RevPro, and review last week’s ROH, MLW, and Impact TV shows.
WWE RAW will reportedly be renewed with USA Network at a rate of 3x. Is SmackDown moving to another network? How will ever-growing TV rights fees affect WWE’s business and relationship with fans and business partners? WWE stock price reaction to the news
In this week’s edition of Super J-Cast , Joel and Damon have you covered for night one and two of BOSJ, we touch on the All In sell out and the lack of sell out status for the New Japan show in the US, plus Lion’s Gate talk, more Strong Zero bets, and your answers to your burning questions.
Lanza’s Monday TV Reviews returns with a look at the latest from ROH, MLW Fusion, and Impact Wrestling, and Joe’s continuing struggles with shows being joined in progress. A very grumpy Lanza breaks it all down
Andrew is joined by returning guest John Carroll (Wrestling Omakase) to delve into the weird, wonderful world of Dramatic Dream Team! Together they discuss themes for HARASHIMA, Daisuke Sasaki, Ken Ohka, Speedball Mike Bailey and many more.
Joel and Damon discuss the upcoming Best Of The Super Junior tournament and give our takes on the winners of Block A and B, key matches to look forward to and projected standings. The boys also preview the Lion’s Gate show this week and continue the discussion on the upcoming Dominion lineup.
This week on Wrestlenomics Radio: UFC signs deal with ESPN+, what this means for WWE’s ongoing TV rights negotiations, Total Divas renewed for 2 more seasons, WWE files lawsuit against Transworld Television, Starrcast and CM Punk doing meet & greet for Pro Wrestling Tees.
Listen as Cody answers questions about CM Punk’s involvement in All In, ticket sale expectations, difficulties in booking the show, the ongoing saga with Vince Russo and what ROH and NJPW felt about the event.
Join Joe as he takes a look at this week’s offerings from 205 Live and NXT, with thorough breakdowns of two excellent main events and a bunch of wacky off the rails rants about handshakes, jobbers, and GECKO SHIT to keep things interesting.
WWE Backlash 2018 is behind us, so now its time to move forward with fresh ideas and new stories to sink our teeth into like… Roman Reigns going for the Universal Title, AJ Styles vs Shinsuke Nakamura, and Brock Lesnar not being around.
Joe takes a look at the latest offerings from MLW Fusion and Impact Wrestling. Listen as he buries Sami Callihan vs MVP and find out what he thought of the hyped Impact six man tag, with a scoop or two along the way.
This week on Wrestlenomics Radio: WWE Q1 2018, WWE macro business trends, Revisiting NXT and the launch of the WWE Network, WWE Co-President George Barrios’, NJPW Dontaku event attendance, Notes from NJPW Chairman Naoki Sugabayashi interview, NJPW Cow Palace Tickets and All-In Seating chart.
Listen as Joe Lanza breaks down the first two episodes of MLW on beIN Sports and this week’s action from ROH TV and 205 Live, including the hottest takes on Austin Aries vs ACH, Shane Strickland vs Jimmy Havoc, the WOH tournament, and what lies ahead for Cedric Alexander on 205 Live.
The BritWres Roundtable are back to discuss a whole plethora of recent and upcoming shows. These include the upcoming PROGRESS Super Strong Style 16, the long awaited PROGRESS Mania week shows, wXw True Colors, RPW and more.
It’s Overrun time featuring a recap of the AJPW Champion Carnival Finals, our favorite matches from the tournament and our Champion Carnival MVPs. We also review Impact Wrestling’s Redemption PPV and discuss Brian Cage’s package. No, seriously.
This week on the Voices of Wrestling flagship podcast: Okada vs. Tanahashi, NJPW Wrestling Dontaku previews, Hi No Kuni reviews, Greatest Royal Rumble, Backlash, NJPW Cow Palace ticket sales and much more.
The Purocast has returned… well, sort of. Same podcast feed, new show. Damon McDonald is joined by new co-host Joel Abraham to discuss the NJPW Wrestling Dontaku tour and review Sunday’s Wrestling Hi No Kuni show, as well as preview next week’s big title matches.
This week on Wrestlenomics Radio: WWE in Saudi Arabia, Greatest Royal Rumble thoughts, Sami Zayn’s non-appearance and more. Also: BTIG WWE stock projection, All-In attendance ramifications and much more.
It’s another Very Special Episode of Burning Spirits, where we talk about absolutely zero wrestling taking place in Japan. Today’s focus is on Kevin’s whirlwind weekend through the Big Easy for WrestleMania Weekend. Hear all about his journey, all the shows he went to, standout matches and performances, and more MDK.
This week on Wrestling Omakase John is joined by first time guest Bryan from the self-proclaimed “#1 anarcho-comedy radio show” Street Fight! The main topic discussed is Wrestlemania, as the two of them talk in great detail about every match on the main show.
It’s a somber affair on this week’s Everything Evolves, as the Wrong Boyz recover from the dual traumas of Zack Sabre Jr.’s EVOLVE title loss and subsequent departure from the promotion. Eventually, we find a way to carry on, with a full review of EVOLVE 102, EVOLVE 103 and the WWN Supershow.
Wrestlenomics gurus Chris Harrington and Brandon Howard discuss their trip to New Orleans for WrestleMania. They go over their experiences at the Wrestlecon Supershow, Joey Janela’s Spring Break, WWE Axxess, WrestleMania itself. Plus various tangents on AroLucha and modern indie wrestling!
As if NINE hours of Flagship this week wasn’t enough, we’ve got THE OVERRUN, with Joe Lanza breaking down an excellent Sakura Genesis show, and previewing a loaded Wrestling Dontaku tour loaded with big matches.
It’s finally here! Our annual WrestleMania Weekend Preview podcast is bigger than ever this year as we cover each and every major show this ‘Mania weekend with members of the Voices of Wrestling staff.
After a lengthy break, Burning Spirits returns with a bang. Drew and Kevin spend the whole show talking about Drew’s recent trip to Tokyo and discuss the live wrestling experiences involved, as well as food, record shopping, self-serve soda machines, and tourism.
The Five Star Match Game returns with a true showcase of the immortals, as Andrew Rich (Music of the Mat) takes on a returning Rich Kraetsch (Voices of Wrestling) in five rounds of WrestleMania trivia! And this one comes down to the wire. Who wins? Tune in and find out as these Mega Powers explode!
Wrestling Omakase returns this week on location from Southern California! John is joined by their longtime friend and returning guest Sean Williams as the two of them record from a hotel room in Long Beach hours after seeing NJPW Strong Style Evolved.
Let’s bounce around Japan! Talking fallout from NJPW Strong Style Evolved, business news & scoopz related to the event, NJPW’s return to American in Japan and a review of AJPW’s Saitama Super Arena show.
Sarah & Sarah continue their love in with 16 Carat, Bobby Gunns, Ilja Dragunov and bons on this episode of the podcast. They just have a lot of love for Oberhausen. Join them to share in the love and antics along with their special guests Jamesie & Mike!
In this week’s episode of the New Japan Purocast, we give our thoughts on the best matches from this year’s New Japan Cup and give our predictions for the finals on 3/21. Plus, Strong Style Evolved card, Observer Newsletter awards, and more!
Chris Harrington and Brandon Howard discuss the week’s topics in wrestling business news including Barrios talk at Deutsche Bank, Greatest Royal Rumble, WWE DEF 14 A document, All In Announcement, Fighting Game Champions & NJPW Wrestling event in FL.