Episodes

ECW Big Apple Blizzard Blast 1996

Jan. 25, 2023

Bam Bam debuts! So do the Headhunters! So does "A Current Affair"….which may have ruined the event. We also get Rey Mysterio vs Juventud Guerrera, a new ECW champion, and a Razor Ramon appearance. Oh, and the battle for 1996…

ROH August 2003: Wrath of the Racket and Bitter Friends, Stiffer Enemies

Jan. 18, 2023

Joe vs Punk. Corino vs Homicide. Scoot vs Slyk. Legendary matches all over the place. We also get the debut of Nigel McGuinness! Oh, and Jim Cornette is here and joins The Prophecy. Wackyness. Check out Brent and the A Work …

PROGRESS Wrestling: Chapter 24

Jan. 11, 2023

PROGRESS is branching out! Debuting in Manchester, and what a way to debut. Tommaso Ciampa vs Zack Sabre Jr, Will Ospreay defending his title in a triple threat match, and the SDS turning heel. Lots happening in this show an…

Wrestling Wars Of The 90'S WCW

WCW Superbrawl 1996

Jan. 4, 2023

Good googily moogily, pre-NWO WCW in 1996 is SPICY HOT GARBAGE. The Nasty Boys vs Public Enemy dream match isn't enough to save this show. Nor does Arn Anderson in slacks. Lot going on, lot to make fun of, let's get to it. …

Current Era Evergreen Topics

The Hard Questions

Dec. 14, 2022

The Hardest Part of the Ring answers your Twitter questions! Thank you to all who submitted questions! See below for all these fabulous people, give 'em a follow. @E_Freeds@GetChoPodcast@Wraggy89@BammerChatter@YearOfPod@The…

WWE Ruthless Aggression Era WWF / WWE

WWE Survivor Series 2002

Nov. 30, 2022

First-ever Elimination Chamber, debut of Scott Steiner, and the Dutch boy wins the World Title! From top to bottom, one of the best WWE shows of all time. Don't believe me? WELL HIT PLAY AND I'LL TELL YA WHY. Check out Just…

Wrestling Wars Of The 90'S ECW

ECW House Party 1996

Nov. 23, 2022

RVD debuts, Shane Douglas returns, and Beulah McGuillicutty is pregnant. All that, and we still found time to talk incessantly about Gigalo Jimmy Del Ray. This is a hilarious time, hit play, jabroni. Check out Kevin and Duk…

Alternatives Of The 2000'S TNA

TNA Sacrifice 2006

Nov. 16, 2022

A rare miss for TNA in 2006. Although you got Samoa Joe in the main event scene, and Christian vs Abyss in a Full Metal Mayhem match for the NWA Championship, there's a few things missing from this show. What is that exactly…

Wrestling Wars Of The 90'S WWF New Generation Era WWF / WWE

WWF Royal Rumble 1996

Nov. 9, 2022

Goldust is in love with Razor Ramon, Zip makes his long-awaited debut, and Ahmed Johnson is very wet. Oh, and Undertaker vs Bret puts us all to sleep. Join in for the watch-along portion of the Rumble Match! At 00:54:38 in …

Alternatives Of The 2000'S ROH

ROH Death Before Dishonor 2003

Nov. 2, 2022

DOG COLLAR MATCH: CM Punk vs Raven. Paul London's last ROH match, fighting for the ROH Title against Samoa Joe. Briscoes vs AJ Styles and Amazing Red for the ROH Tag Titles. And a truly bizarre Jeff Hardy match. This show ha…

Modern Alternatives PROGRESS Wrestling

PROGRESS Wrestling: Chapter 23

Oct. 26, 2022

HERE I AM. ON THE ROAD AGAIN. What a show. Especially if you're an Origin fan. Will Ospreay defends against Mark Andrews in their third encounter, another classic. Rampage Brown and WALTER literally destroy a ring, and Mr. C…

Wrestling Wars Of The 90'S WCW

WCW Starrcade 1995

Oct. 19, 2022

WCW vs New Japan! Ric Flair vs Macho Man! Dusty Rhodes vs names of moves! Lots of battles on this one. Maybe one of the best WCW PPVs of 1995. Check out Ted and the The Heel Truth Podcast, available wherever you listen to p…

WWE Ruthless Aggression Era WWF / WWE

WWE No Mercy 2002

Oct. 12, 2022

Did any other year have crazier WWE storylines than 2002? Katie Vick, Undertaker's affair, Al Wilson…...good thing there's some AMAZING wrestling to go along with it with Angle/Benoit vs Edge/Rey, and one of the best Hell in…

Alternatives Of The 2000'S TNA

TNA Lockdown 2006

Oct. 5, 2022

ALL MATCHES IN THE SIX SIDES OF STEEL….even an arm-wrestling match. This show brings the debut of Lethal Lockdown, the return of Low Ki, and Christian vs Abyss in a "Hey, why'd you try to drown me in my own pool?" Match. Ch…

Wrestling Wars Of The 90'S WWF New Generation Era WWF / WWE

WWF In Your House 5: Season’s Beatings

Sept. 28, 2022

Hogs, awkward scuffles, and a bloody classic of a main event. What else could you possibly want from wrestling? Check out Ryan and the Front Facelock Podcast, available wherever you listen to podcasts and on YouTube! For e…

Alternatives Of The 2000'S ROH

ROH June 2003: Night of the Grudges and Wrestlerave

Sept. 21, 2022

The CM Punk vs Raven feud intensifies, Samoa Joe continues to annihilate, and AJ Styles & Paul London have a CLASSIC match. Oh, and don't forget Jimmy "Jac'd" Cash, Trent Acid being insane, and The Carnage Crew piledriving a…

Wrestling Wars Of The 90'S ECW

ECW Holiday Hell 1995

Sept. 14, 2022

Why is Mantaur here? Why is there a singles match for tag titles? Why is Cactus Jack vs Sabu an "Olympic Rules" match? Some questions aren't meant to be answered. Check out Mr Fretz and the Fretzlemania, available wherever …

Modern Alternatives PROGRESS Wrestling

PROGRESS Wrestling: Chapter 22

Sept. 7, 2022

Will Ospreay defends the PROGRESS Championship against a psychotic Paul Robinson, Tommaso Ciampa vs Mark Haskins steals the show, and the GZRS use a Slip N' Slide to win a match. Oh, and the BIG STRONG BOY debuts, Tyler Bate…

Wrestling Wars Of The 90'S WCW

WCW World War 3 1995

Aug. 31, 2022

60 men. 3 rings. 1 Man Gang. 0 good promos. The THREE RING, 60 MAN BATTLE ROYAL. For the vacant WCW World Title. An absolutely insane concept for a match, and an even more chaotic execution. This show also has Sting vs Ric F…

WWE Ruthless Aggression Era WWF / WWE

WWE Unforgiven 2002

Aug. 24, 2022

First match between Brock and Undertaker. RVD vs Triple H for the World Title. Smackdown Six BANGERS. HLA. Billy and Chuck Wedding. Wide spectrum on this show! Check out Katie and the ShELite Showcase, available wherever yo…

WWF New Generation Era WWF / WWE

WWF Survivor Series 1995

Aug. 17, 2022

Bret Hart, Aja Kong, and Bill Clinton. All your favorites are here. An uncharacteristically decent show for this era, with possibly Kevin Nash's best match ever, a women's 8 person tag, and Bam Bam's last WWF match. Historic…

Alternatives Of The 2000'S TNA

TNA Destination X 2006

Aug. 10, 2022

Samoa Joe vs AJ Styles vs Christopher Daniels in ULTIMATE X. Planet Jarrett vs Dudleys, Rhino, and R-Truth in a WAR. Alex Shelley STALKS STING. SCOTT STEINER DEBUTS. ALL CAPS FOR EMPHASIS. Join us on this hilarious journey t…

Wrestling Wars Of The 90'S ECW

ECW November to Remember 1995

Aug. 3, 2022

We got a Mexican Death Match, a match between a promoter and a referee, and Steve Austin challenging for the ECW Championship. Huge show, milestone event, and a hilarious time talking about it. Check out Matt and the Smacki…

Modern Alternatives PROGRESS Wrestling

PROGRESS Wrestling: Chapter 21

July 27, 2022

Osperay vs Haskins for the PROGRESS Title, Sumerian Death Squad vs Undisputed Era, and Kris Travis' last match. What a show we have to discuss! Check out Dan and the Tea and Tights Podcast, available wherever you listen to …