Archive for the ‘Old School Wrestling Podcast’ Category

#139 – The OSWP Holiday Office Party 2014

This year Dre and the Black Cat review two tag team matches for the holiday – The Rockers vs the Hart Foundation on October 30, 1990 in a match that never actually aired on television and then a match between the Road Warriors and the Funk Brothers from Japan on October 19, 1985. They also take a […]

#138 – Glacier v The Gambler, September 7, 1996

Somehow it took Dre and the Black Cat over five years to discuss one of the most bizarre, yet fascinating gimmicks of the late 1990s – BLOOD RUNS COLD and the debut of Glacier against the Gambler on WCW WorldWide. Please support the Old School Wrestling Podcast by visiting where you can find links to all […]

#137 – Starrcade 1984

Here at the Old School Wrestling Podcast we have a yearly Thanksgiving tradition – Starrcade and Thanksgiving dinner at David Crockett’s house with all our 80s JCP friends. This year Dre is picking up the Black Cat and they’re driving down to Greensboro for the big meal and to review Starrcade 1984. Who knows what […]

#136 – Shotgun Saturday Night, January 11, 1997

Dre and Black Cat revisit the beginning of the Attitude Era before Steve Austin was everywhere and the WWF was getting their ass kick by WCW every week in the television ratings to review a very unique syndicated show run out of bars called Shotgun Saturday Night. Please support the Old School Wrestling Podcast by visiting where […]

#135 – The Bride of the Three Rings of Horror

This year for Halloween, Dre and the Black Cat review three spooky tales for your enjoyment – Carlos Colón vs. Hércules Ayala from 1988 in Puerto Rick in a FIRE MATCH, the night the Undertaker tried to marry Stephanie McMahon, and FMW Barbed Wire Electrified Dynamite Pool Double Hell Death Match featuring OF COURSE, Atsushi Onita. We’re […]

#134 – Memphis Wrestling TV, March 10, 1984

This week Dre and Black Cat visit the Memphis television studios to review an episode of CWA wrestling from March 10, 1984 including such wrestling personalities as Jimmy Hart, Dirty Rhodes, Austin Idol, Harley Davidson, Joe LeDuc, Rick Rude, Bugsy McGraw, and of course, Lance Russell. We’re also pleased to announce that the OSWP 500 book […]

#133 – Black Saturday, July 14, 1984

Dre and the Black Cat celebrate the fifth anniversary of the Old School Wrestling Podcast discussing one of the most surreal moments in pro wrestling history – July 14, 1984 – the night Vince McMahon brought his circus to Atlanta, GA and took over the broadcast airwaves of WTBS. We’re also pleased to announce that […]

#132 – Dark Journey vs Missy Hyatt, UWF TV, January 17, 1987

Dre and the Black Cat pack up the Lincoln Continental down in Florida and head on up the road to Tulsa for a look back at an episode of UWF TV from January 1987 featuring a main event between Dark Journey and Missy Hyatt in a LUMBERJACK MATCH! This show also features Michael PS Hayes in […]

#131 – The Saga of the Family of Dusty Rhodes, Ron Bass, and the Mulligans

This week the Old School Wrestling Podcast sit down for some good, old fashion story telling from some all time greats like Dusty Rhodes, Ron Bass, J.J. Dillion, Barry Windham, and the soothing voice of Mr. Gordon Solie in a classic tale of betrayal by an old friend. J.J. takes us down to the Headlock […]

#130 – SummerSlam 1998

We take the highway to hell on the way to SummerSlam to review this Attitude Era classic featuring a main event between Stone Cold and the Undertaker and a classic ladder match between the Rock and HHH the made both men’s careers. We are pleased to announce the THIRD SEASON OSWP box set that is […]