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Stu's Wrestling Podcast

Sports & Recreation Podcasts

Stu Palmer interviews the stars and personalities throughout the world of professional wrestling.

Stu Palmer interviews the stars and personalities throughout the world of professional wrestling.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Stu Palmer interviews the stars and personalities throughout the world of professional wrestling.

Language:

English


Episodes

SWP - #96 Keith Elliot Greenberg New York Times best selling author & former WWF Magazine writer ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

10/9/2021
My guest this week is former WWF Magazine writer and New York Times Bestselling author Keith Elliot Greenberg. We discuss: ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ His 22-year tenure writing for WWF Magazine. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Keith's positive dealings with Vince McMahon. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Travelling to Iraq for the WWE Tribute To The Troops. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Working for CNN, FOX, and MSNBC. And so much more! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:00:55:35

SWP - #95 "The Guardian Of Chaos" Big Daddy ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

10/2/2021
My guest this week is two-time wrestling Hall Of Fame inductee "The Guardian Of Chaos" Big Daddy. We discuss: ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ His start in 1984 training wrestling with Mario Mancini. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Managing over 25 WWE Hall Of Famers. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Bounty hunting with Dr. D David Schultz. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Appearing on Jerry Springer. And many more stories!! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:01:07:42

SWP - #94 "The Russian Nightmare" Nikita Koloff

8/28/2021
My guest this week all the way from North Carolina is "The Russian Nightmare" Nikita Koloff. We discuss: ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Coming through the hotbed that was Minnesota for pro wrestling. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Wrestling Ric Flair for the NWA World Heavyweight Title 13 months into his career. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Setting up Koloff For Christ Ministries. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Running Man Camp with Lex Luger. And so much more! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:00:49:02

SWP - #93 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง James Reid ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

8/16/2021
This week we have UK up and comer James Reid on the show. ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง His background in amateur boxing, BJJ and grappling before wrestling. ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Respecting the sport and the talent past and present. ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Using the Randy Orton powerslam. And so much more! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:01:16:36

SWP - #92 WWF's Jameson Actor/Comedian John DiGiacomo ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

8/6/2021
My guest for episode 92 is former WWF star Jameson actor and comedian John DiGiacomo. We discuss: ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Vince McMahon discovering John at a private murder mystery show. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ His close friendship with Sensational Sherri. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Working as an executive on Wall Street in the 1980s. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ His child actor son James appearing as "Little Johnny" with The Wyatt Family in WWE. And so much more!! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:01:15:44

SWP - #91 Former TNA wrestler David Young ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

8/2/2021
My guest this week is former TNA wrestler David Young. We discuss: ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ His start in the late 1980s wrestling the territories. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Himself and AJ Styles being the first two to sign contracts with TNA in 2002. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Taking offence from 'The American Dream' Dusty Rhodes in Ring Of Honor. And so much more!! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:00:59:24

SWP - #90 MVK Valkabious 'The Most Valuable Killer' (The Baddest Man In British Wrestling) ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

7/23/2021
My guest this week is MVK Valkabious 'The Most Valuable Killer' (The Baddest Man In British Wrestling). We discuss: ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Debuting for 1PW in 2008. ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Idolising Shelton Benjamin. ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง His happiness that wrestling shows are back after Covid. ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Developing his persona. And so much more!! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:00:51:59

SWP - #89 Deonna Purrazzo Impact Wrestling Knockouts Champion ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

7/13/2021
Ahead of her Impact Wrestling Knockouts title defence, I spoke to Deonna Purrazzo. We discuss: ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Not knowing the identity of her opponent for this weekend's Slammiversary PPV. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Her effective Fujiwara armbar finisher. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Developing 'The Virtuosa' persona. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Dream matches with past wrestlers. And so much more!! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:00:21:20

SWP - #88 'Too Cruel' Tyson Taylor ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

7/9/2021
My guest this week is ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง wrestling veteran of 11 years 'Too Cruel' Tyson Taylor. We discuss: ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Being trained and mentored by Dean Allmark and Robbie Dynamite. ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง His first match tagging in a six-sided ring with Frankie Sloan, Ricky Knight and Zak Knight. ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Working the camp circuit with Brian Dixon's All Star Wrestling. ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง His tips to be prepared and to earn your stripes getting into pro wrestling. And so much more!!!! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track...

Duration:00:55:51

SWP - #87 Doug Basham Former Two-Time WWE Tag Team Champion ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

6/25/2021
This week we have Doug Basham former two-time WWE tag team champion as one half of The Basham Brothers. We discuss: * Starting out in the USWA in Memphis. * His ten-year quest getting to WWE. * His thoughts on Jim Cornette. * Being a part of JBL's Cabinet faction. * His short run in TNA. * Going full circle and his new role back in OVW. And so much more!! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:00:56:51

SWP - #86 WCW, WWE, TNA & AJPW superstar Kwee Wee (Allan Funk) ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

6/13/2021
My guest is former WCW, WWE, TNA and All Japan Pro Wrestling superstar Kwee Wee (Allan Funk). We discuss: * Training at the famous WCW Power Plant facility in the 90s. * Having Paisley/Sharmell Huffman as his valet in WCW. * Wrestling The Great Muta and Kaz Hayashi in Japan. * Nearly dying after a show in Finland. * His new podcast on the MWA Podcast Network GET FUNK'D. And so much more! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:01:27:36

SWP - #85 Hayche Haidry aka 'The Middle Eastern Millionaire' Sheikh El Sham ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

5/25/2021
My guest this week is Hayche Haidry aka 'The Middle Eastern Millionaire' Sheikh El Sham ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง . We discuss: * Developing the Sheikh character. * Battling Impact Wrestling's Moose at Preston City Wrestling in 2019. * Crafting storytelling and psychology in the ring. * Hayche's burgeoning career in TV and film. And so much more! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:01:03:16

SWP - #84 Hollywood actor Brett Azar and star of NBC's Young Rock ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

5/17/2021
Our guest this week is actor Brett Azar ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ who stars as 'The Iron Sheik' ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ท in the hit NBC series Young Rock. We discuss: * His relationship with Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson. * Portraying 'The Iron Sheik' character. * Starring in the more recent Terminator movies. * His friendship with Arnold Schwarzenegger. * Training with Arnie at the World famous Gold's Gym in Venice Beach. And so much more!! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:00:41:53

SWP - #83 'Macho Man' Impersonator Vic D. Vine aka Motch O Mann ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

5/8/2021
We have 'Macho Man' impersonator Vic D. Vine aka Motch O Mann on the show. We discuss: * His uncanny likeness to the wrestling legend. * Winning a cosplay competition at Starrcast in 2019. * Wrestling as Vic D. Vine in OVW with CM Punk and Jake Hager/Jack Swagger. And so much more Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:00:49:16

SWP - #82 ROH's Mark Haskins ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

5/2/2021
My guest is Ring Of Honor's Mark Haskins. We discuss: * The ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง wrestling circuit which he's been a part of for many years. * Wrestling Jay Lethal and Rey Mysterio. * Performing at Madison Square Garden for the ROH G1 Supercard in 2019. * Traveling all over the world with his wife Vicky. And so much more! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:01:12:11

SWP - #81 Rico De La Vega ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ท

4/23/2021
Our guest this week is former Ring Of Honor talent ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ท Rico De La Vega. We discuss: * Being trained at the famous Monster Factory wrestling school. * Doing commentary in Spanish and English at ROH. * Damien Priest/Punishment Martinez looking out for him. And so much more!! ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ท Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:01:10:37

SWP - #80 ECW Original Chilly Willy ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

4/15/2021
We welcome ECW Original and podcaster Chilly Willy to the show this week. We discuss: * Going from ECW ring crew to an in-ring talent under the tutelage of Paul Heyman. * The A&C Podcast: Presents Pro Wrestling Unraveled. * His military service in Iraq. And so much more! Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'Already Know' available on Spotify!

Duration:00:57:12

SWP - #79 Impact Wrestling's Mahabali Shera ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ

4/5/2021
My guest is Impact Wrestling's ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ Mahabali Shera ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ We discuss: * Making his name at Ring Ka King. * Being trained by Al Snow & Savio Vega. * Matching power with Bobby Lashley and Drew McIntyre in Impact Wrestling. * Wanting to test himself against Moose. Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'On My Own' available on Spotify!

Duration:00:21:33

SWP - #78 'The Bachelor' Benjamin Boone ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

3/29/2021
My guest this week is 'The Bachelor' ๐Ÿ’Benjamin Boone ๐Ÿ’ a pro wrestling veteran of 14 years. We discuss: *Training the stars of tomorrow with Krimson and Trey Miguel at Skull & Bones Professional Wrestling & Fitness. *Developing "The Bachelor" gimmick/persona. *His favourite matches as a fan. And so much more this is one not to be missed!

Duration:01:10:17

SWP - #77 Justin Credible ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

3/12/2021
This week's guest is ECW Original Justin Credible. We discuss: *Enhancing Undertaker, Owen Hart and Shawn Michaels in WWF. *His Aldo Montoya gimmick paying homage to his Portuguese heritage. *Loving wrestling here in the UK and fondness for our fans. *Tag team success with Lance Storm as one half of The Impact Players. *Winning the ECW World Heavyweight Championship. And so much more. Special thanks to Evade Escape for today's track 'On My Own' available on Spotify!

Duration:01:12:21