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Episode 130: “Casio Kid” Matt Mitchell

Episode 130: “Casio Kid” Matt Mitchell

August 21, 2018

This week Gene is joined by "the Casio Kid" Matt Mitchell.  Casio is a comedian, morning radio host, and most importantly a big wrestling fan and one of the stars of the upcoming Starrcast convention in Chicago as part of the huge ALL IN weekend.  It's a fun conversation as Casio shares his earliest memories of wrestling, practicing wrestling holds on his little sister, spearing a friend during a wild "Nitro Party", the genesis of his desire to make people laugh, the first joke he ever told and the impression it made on him, getting his start with Rick & Bubba, working for Jay Leno after moving to LA to join the Groundlings Improv School, getting into radio, becoming best friends with the man who would become the 'Podfather' of wrestling podcasts, behind the scenes of Starrcast, and so much more along the way!  A great conversation that flies by before you know it.....Casio is a natural story teller and always entertaining...whether you already know him or just want to learn more about him....this is the episode for you!

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Episode 129: Jay Andrews

Episode 129: Jay Andrews

August 14, 2018

This week Gene's guest is the promoter of Pro Wrestling EGO, Jay Andrews. The guys have a fun conversation covering not only the history and evolution of Pro Wrestling EGO but also the developement of the Great Southern 8 tournament and brand as well as just wrestling promoting in general.  They also talk about some of the great independent talent that's out there today that they both know and what's inspired some of the great angles and matches in PWE.  All this and much, much more on an episode that really seems to fly by quickly!

Episode 128: Dump Sanders

Episode 128: Dump Sanders

August 2, 2018

New South Wrestling's Dump Sanders joins Gene this week as they dive deep into the history of New South and everything that brings us to the 3 Year Anniversary Show this weekend in Hartselle, Alabama. How did New South come together? What was the plan? Are they where they planned to be at this stage? All these questions and many, many more get answered in this fun and insightful episode!

Episode 127: Mr. Sensational is back again!

Episode 127: Mr. Sensational is back again!

August 1, 2018

Gene's old friend and manager "Mr. Sensational" Leslie Jones returns to the show this week to talk (or perhaps debate would be a better word) wrestling.  Leslie has a lot to say about the NWA, NWA World Champion Nick Aldis, ALL IN, Ring of Honor, Impact Wrestling, and the state of indy wrestling in the south now compared to a few years ago......not to mention a whole host of other fun topics....it's always fun whenever Mr. Sensational is on the show!