Steve Austin On Wrestling

If you’ve never heard Austin talk about wrestling, make the time to do so.  The guy just gets the idea behind the business and has one of the most brilliant wrestling minds you’ll ever hear.  He also has one of if not the best wrestling podcasts in the world right now.  Check it out.  The […]

On This Day: July 7, 1996 – Bash at the Beach 1996: The Heel Turn To End All Heel Turns

Bash at the Beach 1996 Date: July 7, 1996 Location: Ocean Center, Daytona Beach, Florida Attendance: 8,300 Commentators: Bobby Heenan, Tony Schiavone, Dusty Rhodes So this is it. This is the show where everything changed for WCW. There had been an invasion by Hall and Nash, who up to this point I don’t think had […]

Monday Nitro – February 2, 1998: This Feels So Familiar

Monday Nitro #125 Date: February 2, 1998 Location: Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas Commentators: Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan, Larry Zbyszko, Tony Schiavone Much to my surprise, this is the first time Nitro has ever been in Texas if the announcers are to be believed. We’re on the way to SuperBrawl and Sting vs. Hogan II but […]

Thunder – January 29, 1998: The Radicals And Jericho Steal The Show. Imagine That.

Thunder Date: January 29, 1998 Location: Mid-South Coliseum, Memphis, Tennessee Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Lee Marshall, Bobby Heenan Back to Thursday nights here with the fourth episode of the series. The main story continues to be the destruction of the NWO as Nitro ended with Hall and Hogan standing around while Sting beat up Savage. The […]

Monday Nitro – January 26, 1998: The Three Hour Era Begins…..Help?

Monday Nitro #124 Date: January 26, 1998 Location: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, Fort Wayne, Indiana Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan, Larry Zbyszko We’re just after Souled Out and we have Hogan vs. Sting II for the world title set for SuperBrawl. As for tonight, it’s the first regular three hour Nitro which […]

On This Day: June 16, 1996 – Great American Bash 1996: Benoit And Sullivan Have A FIGHT

This is another very old one but it’s an interesting show.  It’s one of the first 30 reviews I’ve ever done so I know the quality is very low. Great American Bash 1996 Date: June 16, 1996 Location: Baltimore Arena, Baltimore, Maryland Attendance: 9,000 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Dusty Rhodes Another random review here in light […]

On This Day: June 15, 2003 – Bad Blood 2003: Sign That Screwdriver!

This is one of the older reviews meaning it’s much lower in quality.  It’s the best I could do here though.   Bad Blood 2003 Date: June 15, 2003 Location: Compaq Center, Houston, Texas Attendance: 10,000 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler Only reason here is I was looking at my list of shows that I […]

Thunder – January 22, 1998: The Midcard Show That WCW Needed

Thunder Date: January 22, 1998 Location: Von Braun Center, Huntsville, Alabama Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan, Lee Marshall It’s the go home show for Souled Out and things are actually cooking for WCW. We still don’t know anything about the world title situation other than Hall has to fight somebody for the title at SuperBrawl. […]

Monday Nitro – January 19, 1998: What Happened To This WCW?

Monday Nitro #123 Date: January 19, 1998 Location: Louisiana Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana Commentators: Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan, Tony Schiavone, Larry Zbyszko This is the final Nitro before Souled Out and the main matches are already set. The world title situation hasn’t been addressed at all since the first episode of Thunder so it doesn’t […]

On This Day: June 12, 2000 – Great American Bash 2000: Goldberg Turns And Sting Burns

Great American Bash 2000 Date: June 11, 2000 Location: Baltimore Arena, Baltimore, Maryland Attendance: 7,031 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mark Madden, Scott Hudson   Well I figured that since I’m halfway through 2000 I might as well finish the year off and for some reason I thought it would be better to start adding one on […]