Archive for May 2020

First they were making the cut. Then they made the cut! And now... Aaron and JT are covering the gamut of wrestling, pop culture and beyond because... it is time to get NO HOLDS BARRED!

In this episode, Aaron and JT do a post mortem on The Year That Was... 1995 by working their way through Aaron's official ranking of every WWF PPV match from 1995. What was too high, too low and just right? What was the worst of the worst and best of the best? Tune in to find out!

Come for the concept and the absurdity, stay for the Property AND Neville Brothers. JT! Aaron! NO HOLDS BARRED!

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From the eagle’s nest, high above the ECW arena, this is the Extreme Three Way Dance! In this episode, JT, Jenny and John review three weeks of ECW TV from February 1995 and then dive into ECW Return of the Funker 1995!

They discuss the changes over the past twelve months of ECW, the 1995 ECW fan convention weekend, the evolution of the Franchise, Mikey Whipwreck's ongoing issues with Paul Lauria the bloody Rotten feud, a big night for Marty Jannetty, the return of Terry Funk and so much more! So jump on board, grab a chair and get ready to join this threesome for an extreme journey through time!

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In this edition of the Fighting Spirit of '06, Chad Campbell looks at the first Ring of Honor show of the year, Hell Freezes Over. Discussion points center around Chris Hero in ROH, the CZW vs ROH feud, Jimmy Loves Lacey and the amazing AJ Styles vs Matt Sydal match. Afterwards, Chad turns his attention to TNA with a double dose of Impact and their first PPV of the year in Final Resolution. How is Sting's debut in the promotion? Does the shoddy finishes drive Chad to insanity? All of this and much more in this dose of '06 action. 

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In this episode of the Ruthlessly Aggressive Podcast, Jake is joined by Shawn Kidd to break down the final push to Backlash with the 4/15/02 Raw and 4/18/02 Smackdown. After some quick background with Shawn, the guys look at a long in ring promo to start Raw, the disappointing state of the hardcore division, Planet Stasiak, the birth of BookDust, another great Brock/Hardys confrontation, a nice showing from Bradshaw, the complexities of the Hogan and Triple H feud, and much more!

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Welcome to The Year That Was... a limited podcast series by Aaron George! Aaron has spent years of his life watching every WWE PPV from 1985-2019 and will now regale you with stories and data from his journey.

In this edition, he digs deep into 1999. What were the highs? The lows? The good? The absolute garbage? Aaron breaks it all down for you on The Year That Was...

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First they were making the cut. Then they made the cut! And now... Aaron and JT are covering the gamut of wrestling, pop culture and beyond because... it is time to get NO HOLDS BARRED!

In this episode, the boys are back and kicking off a brand new project for 2020 by reviving LIST-A-MANIA! In this installment, JT & Aaron rank every May WWE PPV card from best to worst! Do you love their list? Hate it? Check it out and share your thoughts!

Come for the concept and the absurdity, stay for the Property AND Neville Brothers. JT! Aaron! NO HOLDS BARRED!

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In this episode of Wrestling War Zone: The Monday Night Wars, JT Rozzero & Chad Campbell dive into the Monday Night Wars from 3/25/96! They catch up on their personal lives for a few minutes and then get into the never-ending Alliance to End Hulkamania, Bischoff ripping on Pillman, Lex Luger being amazing, a great showing for Giant, the final build for WrestleMania XII, a shaky showing for Leif Cassidy, Goldust pushing the envelope, a top notch Undertaker promo and much more.

So sit back, settle in and join JT and Chad as they work their way through the one and only Monday Night Wrestling War era!

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Carolina Dreamin’ #4

In this episode of Carolina Dreamin', Chad continues to deep dive into classic Jim Crockett Promotions matches as he prepares his Greatest WCW Match Ever list! This episodes sees Chad tackling another great Tully Blanchard tv match vs Don Kernodle, Magnum TA and Ric Flair getting their feud into full swing and a pair of Ric Flair vs Nikita Koloff matches from the Summer of 1985. 

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TNA... never dies! And Aaron, JT & Jenny are here to relive the magic, the madness and the tears! In the premier episode, the gang talk about their experience with TNA, the world around us in 2002, Jeff Jarrett's world, Ken Shamrock as the top dog, Scott Hall's resurgence, the birth of the X-Division, Ed F'n Ferrara and so much more, including a litany of post-show awards.

So, sit back and enjoy a podcast dedicated to the mercurial, eternal, immortal wrestling promotion that stakes its claim to being filled with Total Nonstop Action!

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From Montreal To Memphis, Aaron and Reg have been watching wrestling together forever. Every day they harass each other with stupid things from the world of our great sport. Now they are sharing their insanity with everyone else. Hop on the discipline train for a wild ride!

In this episode the guys try their best to examine Randy Savage's WWF career arc that could have been written by Shakespeare himself. It takes a while to get there as Aaron accuses Reg of lying about playing the Japanese version of Super Mario 2 and the guys still being hung up on Linda Hamilton being cast in Beauty and The Beast. Come for the Savage, stay for the awkward tales about watching Terminator with your mother. 

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Jeff Machado and JT Rozzero are best friends but Jeff has never been a wrestling fan... until now. With decades of wrestling history to catch up on, JT is leading Jeff's completely clean slate on an educational journey through the wonderful story of professional wrestling.

In this episode, the boys talk COVID-19 conspiracies, mask wearing etiquette, rewatching Breaking Bad, pushing the limits of running red lights, Jeff's emotional reaction to Warrior vs. Savage, Sgt. Slaughter as World Champion, celebrity guests, the greatest ginger athletes and much, much more!

So, join us on Jeff's journey to learn all about pro wrestling, get sidetracked with us on many tangents and have a bunch of laughs along the way!

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From the eagle’s nest, high above the ECW arena, this is the Extreme Three Way Dance! In this episode, JT, Jenny and John review ECW Double Tables 1995! They discuss the escalating Dreamer/Raven feud, Mikey Whipwreck's revenge, a bloody Bad Breed battle, a tremendous showing for Al Snow, the reemergence of the "old" Tully Blanchard, another concussion for Sandman and so much more! So jump on board, grab a chair and get ready to join this threesome for an extreme journey through time!

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In this installment of the Fighting Spirit of 06, Chad looks at the Raw episode from January 9, 2006 and the SmackDown episode from January 13th. Topics discussed include John Cena's crowd reaction, how Edge responded to being champion, Shawn Michaels slow start in 2006,Batista vacating the world championship and a hidden gem of a match to wrap up the US Title Best of 7 Series. 

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In this episode of the Ruthlessly Aggressive Podcast, Jake welcomes Scott Shifflett to break down the build to Backlash with the 4/8/02 Raw and the 4/11/02 Smackdown. After quick chat on Scott's history with the era, the guys discuss the convoluted #1 contender situation, Bubba Ray as a singles wrestler, a hidden gem between Undertaker and RVD, the Brock/Hardys feud, a well done NWO segment, Canadian wrestler fashion, lecherous Vince McMahon, the awkward build of Hogan/Triple H, and so much more!

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Welcome to The Year That Was... a limited podcast series by Aaron George! Aaron has spent years of his life watching every WWE PPV from 1985-2019 and will now regale you with stories and data from his journey.

In this edition, he digs deep into 1993. What were the highs? The lows? The good? The absolute garbage? Aaron breaks it all down for you on The Year That Was...

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First they were making the cut. Then they made the cut! And now... Aaron and JT are covering the gamut of wrestling, pop culture and beyond because... it is time to get NO HOLDS BARRED!

In this episode, the selection committee has settled in and are sharing with you their process to choose the entrants into our next tournament: The Worst WrestleMania (Non Main Event) Matches! They choose which match will represent each Mania and then rank them for the brackets. Check it out and share your thoughts!

Be sure to check out @JTthePodGuy on Twitter daily to vote!

Come for the concept and the absurdity, stay for the Property AND Neville Brothers. JT! Aaron! NO HOLDS BARRED!

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In this episode of Wrestling War Zone: The Monday Night Wars, JT Rozzero & Chad Campbell dive into WCW Uncensored 1996! They catch up on their personal lives for a few minutes and then get into an interesting Guerrero/Konnan match, a nasty Regal/Finlay war, Col. Parker's revenge on Madusa, Booty Man cleaning up Johnny B. Badd's sloppy seconds, a battle of monsters, a big spot for Booker T, the DOOMSDAY CAGE~! much more.

So sit back, settle in and join JT and Chad as they work their way through the one and only Monday Night Wrestling War era!

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In this episode of Carolina Dreamin', Chad discusses the Night of Champions Ric Flair vs Ricky Steamboat match and then dives into the promotion as a whole in 1984 and compares that to the changing landscape in wrestling worldwide. Afterward, Chad looks at the emergence in 1985 of Tully Blanchard and Arn Anderson. 

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From Montreal To Memphis, Aaron and Reg have been watching wrestling together forever. Every day they harass each other with stupid things from the world of our great sport. Now they are sharing their insanity with everyone else. Hop on the discipline train for a wild ride!

In this episode the guys lean into a Sid shoot interview, spend some time around WrestleMania 8, and venture into crank calls and infuriating wives. Come for the Sid, stay for the poultry! 

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