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Wrestling Observer Breaking News Audio 4/7: Smackdown to USA, Tough Enough on USA update, Quinton Jackson's day in court, more!

Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer returns with a breaking news audio on WWE Smackdown moving to USA, the latest on Tough Enough returning to USA, plus Quinton Jackson has his day in court and is off the UFC PPV at the end of the month.

Wrestling Observer Live 4/7: Tons of news on Tough Enough, Smackdown to USA, your calls and more!

Wrestling Observer Live with Bryan Alvarez and Mike Sempervive returns today with tons of news to talk about including USA getting Smackdown starting in 2016, tons of Tough Enough notes, your phone calls on every conceivable topic and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Bryan & Vinny & Craig Show 4/7: Raw report, WCW Monday Nitro number 30, plus the CRAIG TRAILER CONTEST and more!

The Bryan & Vinny & Craig Show returns tonight with TONS to talk about! As always, full reports of both Monday Night Raw and WCW Monday Nitro #30 from the WWE Network. Plus, CONTEST TIME -- the Create a Movie Trailer for the Bryan & Vinny Show contest. Got some whoppers. A fun show as always so check it out~!

Wrestling Observer Live 4/8: Dr. Lucha Steve Sims appears, plus Roman Reigns getting cheered, Smackdown, more!

Wrestling Observer Live with Bryan Alvarez and Mike Sempervive returns today to talk all the news in wrestling and mixed martial arts including tons of thoughts on Roman Reigns getting cheered since Mania, Smackdown changes yet again, your calls and more, plus Dr. Lucha returns to talk all the news in Lucha Libre! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Wrestling Observer Radio 4/9: NXT report, Lucha Underground, Dave talks Roller Derby, Rampage Jackson, Smackdown, questions and more!

Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer returns tonight to talk all the news in wrestling and MMA! AND DAVE TALKS ROLLER DERBY! NXT report, Lucha Underground, Hideo Itami, Smackdown tapings, Chris Jericho's podcast, Rampage Jackson, questions and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Wrestling Observer Live 4/9: WWE booking, Sea of Midcarders, Hideo Itami, ROH and New Japan, more!

Wrestling Observer Live with Bryan Alvarez and Mike Sempervive returns today to talk all the news in wrestling and mixed martial arts including tons of thoughts on WWE booking, the SEA OF MIDCARDERS, Hideo Itami's future, Shinsuke Nakamura and ROH, and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Bryan & Vinny Show 4/9: Granny contest for TEN FULL DOLLARS, full reviews of NXT, Lucha Underground, songs and more!

The Bryan & Vinny Show returns tonight and we've got tons to talk about including the latest Granny contest, name Ed's child and/or name the perfect job for any of the F4W crew! Plus, full reviews of the Wednesday Night Wars, Lucha Underground and NXT! Songs, drops, more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

FREE TODAY! 4/10 Doc Young's Wrestling Weekly w/Special Guest Danny Cage of The Monster Factory~!

Fun show today as Les and Vic are joined by Danny Cage, owner of the Monster Factory in Paulsboro, NJ.  The Monster Factory is one of the premier wrestling schools in the world, and there’s a big camp coming up from May 1-3 that is open to all aspiring wrestlers, as well as those who’ve been trained.  Among the topics discussed today: the history of the Monster Factory, the amazing story of how much Danny paid to buy it, why it’s important to Danny and his team to teach a lot more than just wrestling, what exactly you can expect from the upcoming camp, and much 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!





Wrestling Observer Live 4/10: Ethan Page interview, plus another WWE lawsuit, New Japan to ROH, more!

Wrestling Observer Live with Bryan Alvarez and Mike Sempervive returns today to talk all the news in wrestling and mixed martial arts including tons of thoughts on the newest lawsuit against WWE filed by former wrestlers, more New Japan names coming to WWE and more, plus Ethan Page joins us to talk DGUSA/EVOLVE, Eddie Kingston, EGO and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

April 10 - DR. KEITH PRESENTS: The Anticipation Station!!!

DR. KEITH PRESENTS: The Anticipation Station!!!

With Wrestlemania and all the festivities it brings in the rear view mirror, it's easy to feel a little gloomy. But the DKP is here today to stop you from falling into the post-Mania slump that hits the WWE every year! There is a ton of awesome things to be excited about and to look forward to in the world of ProWres and we're here to mention a few of them. So join Alan, Joe Gagne and Pro Wrestling Ponderings' Kevin Ford to discuss such delights as Best Of The Super Juniors, AIW, PROGRESS, Daisuke Sekimoto, Dragon Gate, PWG and of course NICK MOTHERF'N GAAAAAGE!!!!

Disclaimer #1: There is an Alan Soliloquy to be reckoned with on this show.

Disclaimer #2: We completely forgot one of the most awesome things going on right now and that is of course, Lucha Underground! But we will make that right, don't worry!

An all killer, no filler edition of the DKP this week right here at www.f4wonline.com! CHECK IT!!!



After Dark Radio for tonight -- Bob Cranmer talks THE DEMON OF BROWNSVILLE ROAD, plus more!

After Dark Radio with Bryan Alvarez returns tonight streaming LIVE AND FREE from the After Dark Radio Show website on the Dark Matter Radio Network. You can also now stream the show through the front page of this website using the link on the right-hand side of the front page!

The show airs at 2 AM ET/11 PM Pacific for two hours!

Tonight we will be joined by special guest BOB CRANMER to talk his book, The Demon of Brownsville Road: A Pittsburgh Family’s Battle with Evil in Their Home. We will also be taking your open lines phone calls on any topic imaginable! Check the website for NEW call-in numbers/email addresses in addition to our normal toll-free line.

We will also be discussing tons of news, both from our website, afterdarkradioshow.com, our Facebook page, and, of course, Artbell.com, plus taking your phone calls, emails and Twitter questions!

All of the phone numbers are available at afterdarkradioshow.com. You can send in emails on any topic to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , and make sure you put "AFTER DARK" in the subject line. Remember, this show survives on your participation, so please send those emails or be prepared to call!


After Dark Radio 4/10: News on Art Bell's return, Bob Cranmer talks DEMONS, Ryan and Hector live debate Brian Ladd, tons more!

After Dark Radio with Bryan Alvarez returns today with a whopper of a show. We're joined by BOB CRANMER to talk his book, the Demon of Brownsville Road, plus the usual news stories, calls, a LIVE DEBATE BETWEEN RYAN FROM CUMBERLAND AND HECTOR OVER BRIAN LADD, breaking news on the July RETURN OF ART BELL, and tons more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Wrestling Observer Radio 4/12: Mirko Crocop's revenge, WWE lawsuits update, Finn Balor in Dublin, your questions, more!

Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer returns tonight to talk all the news in wrestling and MMA including UFC on Fight Pass with MIRKO CROCOP'S REVENGE, Luke Rockhold talks drug testing, WWE lawsuits update, Finn Balor in Dublin, your questions and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Wrestling Observer Live 4/12: WWE Extreme Rules thoughts, potential NXT call-ups, TNA payroll issues, tons more!

Wrestling Observer Live with Bryan Alvarez and Mike Sempervive returns today to talk all the news in wrestling and MMA including thoughts on Mirko Crocop's victory over Gabriel Gonzaga, WWE Extreme Rules, NXT potential call-ups, TNA payroll issues 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 & SEMPERVINNY Show 4/12: Full reviews of WWE Smackdown, New Japan on AXS, tons more!

The Bryan & Vinny Show returns tonight, however Vinny is on vacation -- therefore, it's the Bryan & Sempervinny show! Two big shows to review tonight, WWE Smackdown from Friday night and New Japan on AXS with another AJ Styles vs. Kazuchika Okada main event. Plus, the usual songs, drops and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Wrestling Observer Live 4/13: Talking Training and More with Les Thatcher~!

Mike Sempervive is back in the BIG BOY CHAIR today, with Victor Sosa riding shotgun.  Today, we manage to stuff Les Thatcher in the backseat to talk about his experiences as a pro wrestling trainer, how he and his methods have evolved over the years, the kinds of things aspiring wrestlers should be looking for in a trainer, and how you can work with Les if you’re just getting started or you want to polish your game!  A fun show, so check it out~!  One more thing: I should point out that I (Vic) recorded this show on my home equipment so we could post the show quickly.  My home studio isn’t exactly on par with Bryan’s awesome setup, so I apologize for some glitches, but on the bright side, I did spare you the catheter commercials~!



Wrestling Observer Radio 4/14: WWE Raw report, Extreme Rules, updates on TNA, Lucha Underground, Briscoes, 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, Extreme Rules build, BIG SHOW VERSUS ROMAN REIGNS AGAIN, updates on TNA, Lucha Underground, the Briscoes, your questions and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

DragonKingKarl Classic Wrestling Audio Show: Follow-ups to recent topics, Slaughter, newsletters

DragonKingKarl Classic Wrestling Audio Show: Back today with lots of mailbag and several follow ups to recent topics including lifetime babyfaces and heels, heel Sgt. Slaughter, old newsletters and hotlines and people who did them, and off topic on ROCK AND ROLL!



Bryan & Vinny & Craig Show 4/14: Monday Night Raw, 1996 Nitro with the first and second worst figure four leglocks in history, tons more!

The Bryan & Vinny & Craig Show is back today and we've got a bunch to cover including Raw from Monday night with a bunch of Extreme Rules matches set up, Nitro from 1996 which included both the first AND second worst figure four leglocks in the history of pro-wrestling, songs, drops and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Wrestling Observer Live 4/15 with Special Guest Danny Cage of the Monster Factory~!

Last day for Mike Sempervive in the big boy chair and Victor Sosa riding shotgun.  We finish this run strong by talking about the incredible shrinking Raw rating from Monday night, how Vic would’ve booked Roman Reigns (and it would NOT have been with Big Show), and the Briscoes staying in ROH.  Then we’re joined by the great Danny Cage, owner of the world famous Monster Factory in Paulsboro, NJ to talk about the great history there, why it’s been the place so many big names in the industry have come to work with their students and how YOU can come work at the Monster Factory as part of their big camp coming up from May 1-3!  A fun show as always, so check it out~!





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