Episodes

Alternatives Of The 2000'S TNA

TNA Hard Justice 2005

May 5, 2021

Tito Ortiz! If this was TNA in May 2005, that would be the extent of this description. Because that it almost completely what they relied on to build this show. Even though we get an amazing moment with AJ Styles in the main…

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

WWF Royal Rumble 1995

April 28, 2021

Got a hankerin' for Mantaur? Dick Murdoch? IRS vs Undertaker? Well all your prayers have been answered with this episode! Royal Rumble kicks off the ACCLAIMED year of 1995 for wrestling, and we begin the road to Wrestlemania…

WWF Attitude Era WWF / WWE

WWF Survivor Series 2001 w/ Justin Credible

April 21, 2021

Joined by an Alliance member, Justin Credible! Justin and Hard recap the culmination of the infamous Invasion storyline. Justin's run in WWF was hindered by this storyline, and by several other outside forces that are discus…

Current Era WWF / WWE

Wrestlemania 37 and NXT Takeover Stand & Deliver Review

April 14, 2021

Wrestlemania! NXT Takeover! Ponchos! Just shooting the shit about a huge week in wrestling for probably too long. But I just love wrestling, okay? Shut your ass.   Ft: Some dickhead birds outside my window chirping…

Alternatives Of The 2000'S ROH

Ring of Honor: Unscripted 2002

April 7, 2021

The inaugural ROH Tag Team Champions are crowned! Paul London vs Michael Shane in a MOTY-worthy street fight! A major ROH Title match! Christopher Street Connection and their bananas! This show clearly has it all. We also se…

Wrestling Wars Of The 90'S WCW

WCW Starrcade 1994

March 31, 2021

Ready to hear about Brutus Beefcake main eventing the biggest show of the year? WELL TOO BAD, THAT'S WHAT YOU'RE GETTING. The culmination of the acclaimed "masked man attacking Hulk Hogan" storyline, the Three Faces of Fear …

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 tourn…

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

WWF Survivor Series 1994

March 17, 2021

How can you go wrong with insane Bob Backlund? Or with ample amounts of little people? Well, listen to this podcast and you'll find out. We got 5 vs 5 matches, Yokozuna vs Undertaker in a Casket Match, and most importantly, …

WWF Attitude Era WWF / WWE

WWF No Mercy 2001

March 10, 2021

This Invasion storyline sure has NO MERCY on it's fanbase. Join myself and JD from Red Leaf Retrocast as we getting into some previously untapped topics regarding the Invasion storyline and our in-depth recap of the final st…

Current Era AEW

AEW Revolution 2021 Review

March 8, 2021

This episode is more explosive than the main event was.   Follow me!   ApronBump.com @Apron_Bump on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/Apron_Bump/ @ApronBump on Twitter https://twitter.com/ApronBump “Apron Bump”…

Alternatives Of The 2000'S TNA

TNA Lockdown 2005

March 3, 2021

Nobody in! Nobody out! Nobody getting over! If you're checking out this episode because you want to relive the insanity and chaos that was TNA in mid-2005.....you've come to the right place.  The FIRST EVER Lockdown PPV in t…

Wrestling Wars Of The 90'S WCW

WCW Halloween Havoc 1994

Feb. 24, 2021

BOOOOOOO! No no, that's not that crowd's reaction to Hogan, that's a ghost sound. Because Halloween. Get it? Well you'll also get a smashing (pumpkins) episode here covering one of WCW's more prominent PPVs! This show has ev…

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 Se…

Alternatives Of The 2000'S ROH

Ring of Honor: Honor Invades Boston 2002

Feb. 10, 2021

Take a drink every time one of the commentators says “Beantown” on this show….yikes. But other than that, we got your favorite old school Ring of Honor shenanigans for you on this episode! Some of the company’s best matches …

Wrestling Wars Of The 90'S ECW

ECW November to Remember 1994

Feb. 3, 2021

Let's get EXTREME.....ly absurd with this episode. The first "Extreme Championship Wrestling" event ever is here, and what a time capsule to get into. We got a blind Sandman, Dean Malenko chloroforming his opponent, and the …

Current Era WWF / WWE

WWE Royal Rumble 2021

Feb. 1, 2021

No fans for the Rumble? No problem! Kinda. Top to bottom, a great wrestling show, and one of, if not THE best PPV of the COVID Era. Bianca and Edge get their moments, golf carts become controversial, and it's......it's Chris…

Wrestling Wars Of The 90'S WCW

WCW Fall Brawl 1994

Jan. 27, 2021

WAR GAMES! We don't actually get to hear William Regal say those iconic words on this event, but we do get him in a powdered wig so...that's something? In addition to that, we have a hilariously exhausting promo/phone call b…

WWF Attitude Era WWF / WWE

WWF Unforgiven 2001

Jan. 20, 2021

You read the title, and you probably thought "Hmm, I guess this is the show where Kurt Angle won the title, but what else happened?". Admittedly, I had the same thought before watching this show, but there turned out to be a…

Alternatives Of The 2000'S TNA

TNA Destination X 2005

Jan. 13, 2021

Have you been itching to do a deep-dive into Trytan? Or "The Outlaw" Billy Gunn? Or the battle to become the secretary of Dusty Rhodes? No? WELL THAT'S WHAT YOU'RE GETTING WITH THIS EPISODE. Destination X 2005 is a classic r…

Current Era Evergreen Topics

Let's Make Wrestling Fun Again, Again

Jan. 6, 2021

Episode 50 / One Year(ish) Anniversary! The epic extravaganza spectacular is here! In this episode, The Hardest Part of the Ring speaks about tequilla, Farming Simulator (an upcoming project), The Wednesday Night Wars, and m…

Current Era Evergreen Topics

Wrestling Roundtable: 2020 Year In Review (Presented By "A Kenny For Your Thoughts" Podcast)

Jan. 6, 2021

Bonus Episode! The year of 2020 was a crazy one for everybody, and the wrestling industry was no different. This year gave us so much to think about and enjoy in the world of wrestling, and we have a great group of guys to d…

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 a…

Wrestling Wars Of The 90'S WCW

WCW Bash at the Beach 1994

Dec. 16, 2020

In this episode, we take a journey back to 1994 to recap Hulk Hogan's WCW debut! Not enough for you? It's Hulk Hogan vs Ric Flair for the WCW World Title! Still not enough? Mr T is there!....for some reason. In addition to t…

Current Era Alternatives Of The 2000'S AEW ROH

Ring of Honor: Crowning a Champion 2002 | AEW is Changing the Landscape of Wrestling

Dec. 9, 2020

A landmark show for the company of Ring of Honor, and a landmark episode of The Apron Bump! As always, watching 2002 ROH is quite the experience; we get to take a journey through some of ROH's growing pains, while also getti…