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Larry Matysik: The Wrestling Observer Radio appearances


With the passing of former St. Louis booker, author, and announcer Larry Matysik this weekend, we wanted to post a list of links to his various appearances on Wrestling Observer Radio with Dave Meltzer and Bryan Alvarez. 

Note the following doesn't include any of his appearances on Eyada with Dave and Bryan, but we're working on moving those shows over to our archives at some point in the future.

  • February 2010: Larry came on to discuss the then-passing of former NWA star Jack Brisco. Click here to listen.
  • September 2010: In a short appearance, Larry discussed the 2010 Wrestling Observer Hall of Fame class. Click here to listen.
  • January 2011: Larry came on to discuss a book project he was working on listing the top 50 wrestlers of all time. Note the interview starts later in the podcast. Click here to listen.
  • May 2011: Larry discussed the news of the passing of Randy "Macho Man" Savage. Click here to listen.
  • August 2011: Larry joined the show to discuss a lower than expected buyrate for WWE Money In The Bank. Click here to listen.
  • August 2012: Larry returned after a year's absence to discuss the 2012 Wrestling Observer Hall of Fame. Click here to listen.
  • March 2013: Larry returned to discuss his book, 'The 50 Greatest Professional Wrestlers of All Time'. Click here to listen.
  • July 2013: Larry came on to discuss the Brian McGhee incident and to give his thoughts on the current day product. Click here to listen.
  • October 2014: Larry discussed the year's HOF candidates from the St. Louis area. Click here to listen. 
  • August 2016: In what would be his final WOR appearance, Larry gave some health updates and his thoughts on the past, present, and future of pro wrestling. Click here to listen.