The road to Wrestlemania is officially not a fastlane anymore! But we will cover WWE Fastlane as well as all of the major announcements that have been made this past week. Some very polarizing things to discuss, and speaking of polarizing, our very special guest is the greatest professional wrestler of all time, Chico El Luchador! Make sure to check out his new documentary at ChicoElLuchador.com and enjoy our interview with him!
Our special guest on this episode is a longtime friend of the show, The Belt Collector himself Austin Aries! He's currently the Impact World Champion, the Defiant World Champion, IPW UK Champion, and the WSW Heavyweight Champion, and he'll be putting the Impact World title on the line at "Crossroads" against Johnny Impact! Plus we cover all of the matches that have been made for Wrestlemania, plus celebrate the newest inductee into the Hall of Fame, Hillbilly Jim!
We have a blockbuster show for you that can’t be contained in any chamber pod! Friend of the show and future WWE Hall of Famer Jeff Jarrett joins us for an incredible conversation! Plus, we run down everything from the Elimination Chamber and start to plan out our ideas for Wrestlemania, including Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar. Plus, Johnny Gargano has to leave NXT, and there is a new number one contender for the Impact World Championship currently held by Austin Aries! Wrestling Compadres is part of the Dragon Wagon Radio independent podcast network www.dragonwagonradio.com
Jay Washington triumphantly returns and is joined by Scott and Jake in studio while Jonny is out on the road. The trio discuss Jay's near death experience before tackling the surprise news of Jeff Jarrett's WWE HOF induction announcement, whether or not Brian Cage is a future IMPACT star and which popular internet character Bobby Lashley resembles. Than Scotty sits down with the Warlord of Weird, Sinn Bodhi for a fantastic in depth interview about his wrestling school as well as the Fantasy Slam Pro Wrestling Camp. Last but not least the road to Wrestlemania continues with the RAW Gauntlet match that has everyone talking heading into this weekend's Elimination Chamber event!
A jam packed show for you once again this week! Jonny is back in studio, Narver is on assignment, Dale is still in Japan, and Mr. Jay Washington is on the road to recovery! Our special guest is the winner of the prestigious PP3 Cup this past weekend on Championship Wrestling from Hollywood, Suede Thompson! Plus we are joined in studio by Sarah "The Rebel" and Nat Baimel as we cover everything leading up to the WWE Elimination Chamber, the newest happenings with Impact Wrestling, the NWA World’s Heavyweight Title match this past weekend, and Corey Graves and Booker T are buddies all along!
The Elimination Chamber matches have shaped up and we're talking all about them! We discuss who's in them and why, as well as what we expect (20 minutes of Elias playing guitar in a pod). Smackdown continues to tease Daniel Bryan in-ring return and there's a 3 way dance for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at Fastlane. The cruiser-weight tournament has some mystery spots to fill and we go to the HOTLINE for some exciting speculation before discussion the soft re-brand of IMPACT wrestling and the greatest man that ever lived winning the world title in a polo shirt. Jake continues his conquest to take over the show with Scott in studio while Jonny calls in from a lively comedy club in zero degree weather!
Its a ROYAL RUMBLE sized Slamcast! We're making up for lost time this week and diving in head first covering the historic Royal Rumble weekend and it's fallout on Raw and Smackdown. We talk favorite moments, surprise entrants and the arrival of MMA icon Ronda Rousey to the WWE. We discuss the future of 205 Live/The cruiserweight champoinship and the NEW GM, Drake Maverick aka Rockstar Spud. Slamcast News includes the new ANDRE THE GIANT HBO documentary and the COACH returning to the announce desk. We also hear YOUR opinions on the brand new WRESTLING COMPADRES HOTLINE before checking in with our very own Jonny Loquasto who's currently aboard an arctic cruise! We forget to ask if its an Apollo Cruise.
On this episode, we are ALL IN! We discuss the historic event that Cody Rhodes and the Young Bucks are planning, plus all things leading up to the Royal Rumble, AND we get a phone call from Dale Rutledge from Japan! Plus injuries, people coming, people going, and everything else you could look for in the world of professional wrestling.
Another week of great conversation for ya with Jonny, Scotty, and Jay! All things Royal Rumble, Wrestle Kingdom 12, New Impact tapings, and more predictions and hopes for 2018. Also has anyone seen Dale Rutledge?
Time to get the new year started off right! First off, we welcome Jay Washington as an official member of the squad! On top of that, the squad covers everything leading up to the Royal Rumble as well as New Japan’s Wrestle Kingdom 12, especially since Dale Rutledge will be there live and living in Japan for the next 3 months. Plus, all details and discussion surrounding the historic Women’s Royal Rumble match.
Join the Compadres as they take a trip down 2017 memory lane with highlights from some of their favorite interviews, including conversations with Eli Drake, Josh Mathews, Jeff Jarrett, Jeremy Borash & Joseph Park, Marty Scurll, Scorpio Sky & Kevin Condron, Pete Gas, Chelsea Green, Grado, James Willems & Lawrence Sontagg from Funhaus, and AJ Mendez Brooks!
Join the Compadres as they take a trip down 2017 memory lane with highlights from some of their favorite interviews, including Triple H, DIY, Lita, Nikki Cross, Toni Storm, Bayley, Becky Lynch, Corey Graves, Eric LeGrand, and the power couple Miz and Maryse!
It’s almost 2018, so you know we have to finish 2017 strong! This week we have Jonny, Scotty, and Jay Washington in studio to discuss the upcoming WWE Clash of Champions PPV, plus so much more! Kenny Omega and Chris Jericho are making magic in Japan, there is a new NWA World’s Heavyweight Champion, our excitement for Matt Hardy and Bray Wyatt can’t be contained, and will Braun Strowman eventually battle Kane in a “Buried Alive” match? Tune in and treat your ears!
An incredible show lined up for you this week! Not only does Dale Rutledge sit down with Mark Henry, but the WWE Universe has finally been treated to “Woken” Matt Hardy! On top of that, Mojo Rawley and his buddy Gronk have similar attacks, we talk some NJPW Wrestle Kingdom, and we discuss the two brand new female factions in the WWE.
Jay Lethal, Women's Royal Rumble: Another power packed show for you this week as we settle in following the Thanksgiving weekend! Is Matt Hardy "Broken" once again? Are all of the call-ups for the WWE women's roster leading to a Royal Rumble? Can Cody and the Young Bucks sell out a 10,000 seat venue? When can a gimmick go too far over the line? All of these topics discussed with Jay Washington back in studio, plus Scott and Dale sit down with our special guest, Ring of Honor's Jay Lethal!
After a weekend full of nonstop action, it’s now time to handle the fallout of WWE’s Survivor Series and NXT Takeover Houston! What exactly happened with Team RAW vs Team Smackdown? How surprising was Andrade Cien Almas becoming the new NXT Champion? How timeless was the match between Aleister Black and Velveteen Dream? So many questions to answer, plus our own Dale Rutledge sits down for a quick conversation with the man who took Brock Lesnar to his limit and the current WWE Champion, the phenomenal AJ Styles!
What an assortment of topics to talk about this week on Dragon Wagon Radio! AJ Styles wins the WWE Title and will now face Brock Lesnar at Survivor Series, and will we see The New Day vs The Shield? We also see tag team titles change hands and we talk all things Bound for Glory from Impact Wrestling. Plus, Scott Narver sits down with our guest Caleb Konley!
This week, the Compadres give you not one, but TWO conversations with special guests! Josh Mathews jumps on to give us a preview of Impact Wrestling's "Bound for Glory" on PPV this Sunday, and we sit down with all three members of "The Kingdom" from Ring of Honor! Plus we cover all of the happenings leading up to WWE's "Survivor Series" and we announce our new Patreon campaign along with recording at our new home, Dragon Wagon Radio!