Modern Alternatives Episodes

Modern Alternatives PROGRESS Wrestling

PROGRESS Wrestling: Chapter 13

July 21, 2021

You'll definitely hate Paul Robinson after this episode. UK wrestling veteran Shady Nattrass joins the show to provide his first-hand insight on the talent involved in this chapter, and to provide his analysis of the matches and PROGRESS as a whole. We r...

Modern Alternatives PROGRESS Wrestling

PROGRESS Wrestling: Chapter 12

May 19, 2021

They got a bigger room! PROGRESS Wrestling continues to explode and gain a following across Europe, and that is evidenced by their debut here at Ch. 12 at the Electric Ballroom! Bigger venue, better production, same great wrestling. We see early iteratio...

Modern Alternatives PROGRESS Wrestling

PROGRESS Wrestling: Chapter 11

March 24, 2021

PROGRESS continues to prove it's one of the best TRUE alternatives in professional wrestling. Not just in the UK, but around the world. Chapter 11 brings us more of naughty Jimmy Havoc, threats of murder, two different tournaments going on at the same...

Modern Alternatives PROGRESS Wrestling

PROGRESS Wrestling: Chapter 10

Feb. 17, 2021

No longer is PROGRESS just dipping their toes into story-based wrestling; they are all in with this chapter. Chapter 10 is a landmark show for the company, for so many reasons. We got the finals of the Natural Progression Series, we have the Tag Title To...

Modern Alternatives PROGRESS Wrestling

PROGRESS Wrestling: Chapter 9

Dec. 23, 2020

My guests for this episode called this the "true start" of PROGRESS, and taking everything that happened on this show, I believe them. Ross and Matt from the "Wrestling Should Be Fun" Podcast join me today; to provide some added context to my PROGRESS wa...

Modern Alternatives PROGRESS Wrestling

PROGRESS Wrestling: Chapters 7-8

Nov. 18, 2020

Hopping across the pond once again for some UK wrasslin'! PROGRESS never fails to deliver great shows, and Chapters 7-8 are no exception. Two PROGRESS Title matches, a brutal hardcore match with Jimmy Havoc, and legendary appearances by Nigel McGuinness ...

Modern Alternatives PROGRESS Wrestling

PROGRESS Wrestling: Chapters 5-6

Sept. 2, 2020

Time to....PROGRESS in these chapters! (How many times can I make that joke?). This edition of PROGRESS covers Chapters 5 and 6; two chapters filled with violence, absurdity, and some good-natured tag team wrestling. Oh, and Ricochet challenges for the P...

Modern Alternatives PROGRESS Wrestling

PROGRESS Wrestling: An Introduction - Chapters 1-4

July 29, 2020

Let’s listen to a dumb American discuss a UK-based wrestling promotion! In all serious though, PROGRESS is a promotion that I’ve loosely followed in the past, have heard amazing things, and now I’m diving in headfirst with Chapters 1-4. I'm looking forwa...

Current Era Modern Alternatives WWF / WWE

NXT UK Takeover: Blackpool II Preview | Two Months of Episode Coverage in One Hour

Jan. 11, 2020

Haven't been keeping up with NXT UK? You're missing out. But don't worry, we're here to catch you up; just in time for NXT UK Takeover: Blackpool II. In this episode, we go through each episode since NXT UK Cardiff, and cover the build and the great matc...

Current Era Modern Alternatives

Into The Fire Review | NWA Powerrr is Better Than Your Favorite Wrestling Promotion

Dec. 16, 2019

NWA is a breath of fresh air to the wrestling industry. Haven't been watching? We go over why you should be. We also go over the highs and lows of NWA's first PPV since their rebirth: Into the Fire.