A1 Podcast Episode 122: The Rock/Cena Debate

In this week's episode of the A1 Podcast, the crew looks at the 3/21 episode of Impact Wrestling from a live in-person perspective, and compare it to the televised episode. We also give opinions on The Aces & 8s reveal by Bully Ray. We go over a largely skippable Monday Night Raw, but do talk the main event segment with the "Legends Q&A". There is also spontaneous acapella singing, and general wackiness. Listen to the entire show here http://a1-wrestling.com/podcast/archive/a1_podcast_ep122.mp3 Catch ...continue reading

Movie Review: Ready To Rumble (2000)

Several weeks ago, I had the pleasure of finding the timeless comedy classic Ready to Rumble on VHS.  As you may or may not recall, this gem starred former Courteney Cox husband David Arquette, James Caan's son Scott Caan, former Marilyn Manson wife Rose McGowan, and Emmy nominee Oliver Platt.  It's set within the confines of World Championship Wrestling during the late 90's wrestling boom that hopefully you were fortunate enough to flip back and forth on Monday and Thursday nights.  As such, ...continue reading

Geekville Episode 16: The Podcast Within Us

Zandrax gives a report on the red carpet premiere of Cris Macht's "The Force Within Us", with on site comments from Cris, as well as Jimmy Mac of RebelForceRadio.com and Wendy Snyder of Chicago's WLS. He also interviews Ian Vacek, Director Of Photography for the film. Direct Link - Geekville Episode 16 iTunes Page - https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/the-a1-wrestling-com-podcast/id434430895 ...continue reading

The End Of An Era

At the time of this writing, TNA Wrestling has taped their last of the "One Night Only" series of standalone PPV events. After these events are completed, it is the end of The Impact Zone. TNA will pack their stuff, move out, and leave Stage 22 to be leased for other events. This of course marks the end of an era. The event that has hosted the majority of TNA events since 2004 will be gone permanently. This also marks the end of the use of a traditional means of presenting pro wrestling, the ...continue reading

A1 Podcast Episode 121: A1 Visits Impact Live

Zandrax gives an in depth live report from the 3/14 Live Impact, and the spoilers for the 3/21 show. We air our grievances on the lackluster Raw and the lousy build to WrestleMania 29. Direct Link - A1 Podcast Episode 121 iTunes Page - https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/the-a1-wrestling-com-podcast/id434430895 ...continue reading

A1 Podcast Episode 120: Ohh YEEESSssss

We talk the passing of Paul Bearer, and how it was handled on Raw. We also cover Bully Ray leading Aces & 8s and the Lockdown PPV, as well as AIW's Girls Night Out 8 iPPV. Direct Link - A1 Podcast Episode 120 iTunes Page - https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/the-a1-wrestling-com-podcast/id434430895 ...continue reading