Archive for the ‘Old School Wrestling Podcast’ Category

#142 – Big Van Vader v Cactus Jack, Texas Death Match, October 24, 1993

This week Dre and Black Cat discuss a historic match from early 90s WCW involving two of the baddest dudes in the history of pro wrestling – Cactus Jack and Big Van Vader. Please support the Old School Wrestling Podcast by visiting oldschoolwrestlingpodcast.com where you can find links to all of our great products. We now offer all […]

#141 – Adrian Street v Randy Savage, January 28, 1985

This week on the show Dre and Black Cat finally get to a topic they’ve been wanting to discuss for a long time – Adrian Street. Adrian is an oft-forgotten but legendary performer who really defined the androgynous character in professional wrestling more than anyone else. They also review a great match between Street and the […]

#140 – Prime Time Wrestling, December 31st, 1987

This week on the show Dre and the Black Cat ring in the new year with a review of the December 31st, 1987 episode of Prime Time Wrestling. This episode of Prime Time includes some great moments with Bobby Heenan, Gorilla, the British Bulldogs, Macho Man, Jake the Snake, Honkey Tonk Man, and all your […]

#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 oldschoolwrestlingpodcast.com 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 oldschoolwrestlingpodcast.com 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 […]