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Bryan & Vinny Show 8/23: POST-SUMMERSLAM RECAP SHOW!

The Bryan & Vinny Show returns tonight with special guests Craig and Peach for a full review of SummerSlam, Super China Buffet Day, Brock Lesnar vs. Undertaker, John Cena vs. Seth Rollins, NXT Takeover thoughts and tons more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Wrestling Observer Radio 8/24: WWE SummerSlam 2015 review, UFC on FS1, tons more!

Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer is back tonight to talk all the news in wrestling and MMA including full results of SummerSlam, all the matches and angles leading into Raw on Monday, some notes on Raw, UFC results, questions and tons more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

After Dark Radio 8/23: WC Jameson on treasure hunting, death of Billy the Kid, tons more!

After Dark Radio with Bryan Alvarez returns tonight with special guest WC JAMESON to talk historical mysteries including whether Billy the Kid survived his alleged killing as well as TREASURE HUNTING for fun and profit! Plus, news, phone calls and tons more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Wrestling Observer Radio 8/24: AJ Styles talks New Japan, G-1 Climax tournament, more!

Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer returns today with AJ STYLES to talk everything you ever wanted to know about the G-1 Climax tournament, New Japan and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Wrestling Observer Live 8/24: SummerSlam, Brock Lesnar vs. Undertaker, plus Killer Kevin Condron on Chikara King of Trios

Wrestling Observer Live with Bryan Alvarez and Mike Sempervive returns today to talk tons of topics -- SummerSlam fallout, Lesnar vs. Undertaker, Seth Rollins vs. John Cena and tons more! Plus, Killer Kevin Condron appears to talk Chikara King of Trios weekend! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Filthy Four Daily 8/24: Tom Lawlor's Alaska Adventure, thoughts on SummerSlam and more!

Filthy Four Daily with Tom Lawlor returns today with tons to talk about! Tom recaps his Alaska Adventure (TM) last week including STAR RATINGS for each excursion! Plus, thoughts on SummerSlam's main matches and angles and tons more! A fun show as always so check it out~!


Wrestling Observer Radio 8/25: Post-SummerSlam Raw, Brock Lesnar, Sting, UFC notes, questions and more!

Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer returns tonight to talk all the news in wrestling and MMA including tons of thoughts on Raw from Monday night, the SummerSlam follow-up, Brock Lesnar, Sting, and more! Plus, UFC notes, questions and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Wrestling Observer Live 8/25: EDDIE KINGSTON talks King of Trios, RAW DIVAS SEGMENT, Seth vs. Sting, more!

Wrestling Observer Live with Bryan Alvarez and Mike Sempervive returns today with special guest EDDIE KINGSTON to talk King of Trios weekend, Chikara and more! Plus, THE DIVAS SEGMENT ON RAW, Sting vs. Seth Rollins and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Bryan & Vinny & Craig Show 8/25: WWE Network buffering meltdown, Divas Revolution meltdown, Craig Contest, tons more!

The Bryan & Vinny & Craig Show returns today with an historic show, the final Nitro recap for the foreseeable future as incessant buffering has run us all off, Raw from Monday with Vinny's incredible meltdown regarding the divas, and finally, on a bright note, THE LATEST CRAIG CENSORSHIP CONTEST! A fun time as always so check it out~!

DragonKingKarl Classic Wrestling Audio Show: Follow up on Ken Patera, interesting questions, more!

DragonKingKarl Classic Wrestling Audio Show: Follow up topics and questions today on Ken Patera, apparently I hate Gene Kiniski, and one of the greatest most though provoking quirky questions we've ever done which leads to either Jim Ross, Mr. Hughes, or Bill Alphonso being the answer. (Try figuring out THAT question!)

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Wrestling Observer Live 8/26: Tough Enough Finale review, buffering, plus MAX SMASHMASTER on King of Trios

Wrestling Observer Live with Bryan Alvarez and Mike Sempervive returns today to talk all the news in wrestling and MMA including tons of talk on the season finale of Tough Enough, more on WWE Network buffering issues, plus a visit from MAX SMASHMASTER talking Chikara King of Trios weekend! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Wrestling Observer Radio 8/27: Tough Enough, NXT and New Japan, UFC upcoming fights, tons more!

Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer returns tonight to talk all the news in wrestling and MMA including tons of thoughts on Tough Enough, the finale, Smackdown, NXT TV for Wednesday, Jushin Liger, Raw ratings, UFC booking and upcoming fights, tons of questions and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Wrestling Observer Live 8/27: News and notes, plus Juan Francisco de Coronado on King of Trios~!

Wrestling Observer Live returns today to talk tons of news notes on Tough Enough, the WWE Network, KAYFABE added to the dictionary and more, plus JUAN FRANCISCO DE CORONADO appears today to talk King of Trios weekend! A fun show as always so check it out~!

FREE TODAY: Wrestling Observer Radio w/CHRIS HERO talking PWG Battle of Los Angeles weekend and tons more!

Wrestling Observer Live with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer returns today with special guest CHRIS HERO to talk tons of different topics including this weekend's totally sold out Battle of Los Angeles three-day spectacular, his career working all over the world and more! Best of all this show is completely FREE, so please post the link or file elsewhere and help spread the word about wrestlingobserver.com! If you like what you hear, sign up for a subscription as we produce anywhere from 12-15 new radio shows every week, plus members have full access to over 6,000 archived audio shows dating back to 2005, plus hundreds of new and archived Wrestling Observer and Figure Four Weekly online newsletters. It's a steal, so sign up and join the fun!


Bryan & Vinny Show 8/27: Granny talks Bryan's offspring, plus NXT TV, Vinny's NXT Takeover report, more!

The Bryan & Vinny Show returns tonight with tons to talk about including our usual visit from Granny talking the impending birth of Bryan and Whitney's child, then full reviews of both the NXT TV show from Wednesday night as well as Vinny's NXT Takeover thoughts from Saturday night! A fun show as always so check it out~!

8/28 Doc Young's Wrestling Weekly: Les loves Sasha, Taker/Lesnar finish, mailbag, more~!

Les and Vic return to talk the brilliance of Sasha Banks (and Bayley), the Lesnar/Taker finish, Seth working twice at NOC, the great AJ Styles interview on the site this week and your questions regarding the presentation of the women in NXT as opposed to the WWE Divas, the worst venues for wrestling, is not presenting wrestlers in WWE the same way as in NXT a bad idea, and questionable wrestling promoters. Thanks for listening, and have a great weekend~!

 

FREE Audio - Josh Nason's Punch-Out ep. 11: Bellator MMA's Jimmy Smith on Bellator 141, Fight Quest, Joe Rogan, more!

Jimmy Smith Bellator MMA

With Bellator 141 on our doorstep, Bellator MMA color commentator and all-around good guy Jimmy Smith was our guest on the 11th episode of Josh Nason's Punch-Out!

Note that this is a free show, so please share on your favorite social networks. Thanks!

On the docket, Josh and Jimmy talked for an hour on nearly 141 topics. (Not really, but it was a lot). Here's a preview:

- The experience of co-hosting Fight Quest and his favorite discipline he trained in

- How often he gets asked about competing against Joe Rogan in a cage or on the mats

- His time competing in MMA and whether he misses it

- Whether Bellator has ever asked him about competing

- Getting asked to commentate for Premier Boxing Championships and how it came together

- The one nuance that the average fan can watch for when watching both boxing and MMA

- Working with new Bellator play-by-play man Sean Grande and the advice he gave him 

- The most interesting storyline going into Bellator 141

- Thoughts on Melvin Guillard, Justin Wren, and Marloes Coenen

- His opinions on drug testing, uniforms, IVs, and Ronda Rousey vs. Floyd Mayweather

You also get Josh's Opening Round focused on the latest grenades thrown toward MMA media, and Josh's TV pick of the week. Your hour of power awaits!

Show Notes: 

- Here's a playlist with a ton of Fight Quest episodes. All of them are free on YouTube, so enjoy!

- Here's the John Ramdeen and Robin Black segment discussed in the Opening Round, queued up to when the media conversation began.

- Here's a direct link to the TV show of the week that will get you out of the doghouse for watching so much MMA.

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Wrestling Observer Live 8/28: JAKOB HAMMERMEIER talks King of Trios plus news, open lines and more!

Wrestling Observer Live is back today with a packed show! We've got news, we've got analysis, we've got open lines, we've got JAKOB HAMMERMEIER of Chikara talking news weekend's KING OF TRIOS and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Bryan & Vinny Show 8/30: Smackdown, 1996 Raw with HBK vs. Owen Hart, Wang injury update

The Bryan & Vinny Show returns today with special guest WANG to update the world on his terrible injury at the hands of THE GROUND a few weeks back, plus some thoughts on the VMA's and more. Then, it's full reviews of Smackdown and RAW FROM NINETEEN YEARS AGO with HBK vs. Owen Hart in an awesome main event. A fun show as always so check it out~!

After Dark Radio 8/30: David Ellis talks Bigfoot, Olympic Project, tons more!

After Dark Radio with Bryan Alvarez returns today with an extended interview with David Ellis talking Bigfoot, the howls he has recorded which you can hear on-air, memorable encounters and more! Plus, the usual calls, emails, news notes and more. A fun show as always so check it out~!


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