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Join Graham "GSM" Matthews every Thursday as he runs down his weekly wrestling rants, welcomes guests, hosts exclusive interviews and more!

Join Graham "GSM" Matthews every Thursday as he runs down his weekly wrestling rants, welcomes guests, hosts exclusive interviews and more!

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United States

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Join Graham "GSM" Matthews every Thursday as he runs down his weekly wrestling rants, welcomes guests, hosts exclusive interviews and more!

Twitter:

@WrestleRant

Language:

English

Contact:

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Episodes

WrestleRant Radio - October 15, 2020: Kevin Owens Talks WWE Draft, Dream Feuds, Vince McMahon & More!

10/15/2020
This week's WrestleRant Radio kicks off with Graham "GSM" Matthews hosting an exclusive interview with WWE Superstar Kevin Owens! Hear his thoughts on facing "The Fiend" Bray Wyatt last week on SmackDown and his recent rivalry with Aleister Black, where he wanted to go in the 2020 WWE Draft and why Draft day is always stressful for him, WWE potentially touring again and his thoughts on it, his relationship with Vince McMahon, his approach to backstage promos, his favorite feuds so far and...

Duration:01:33:01

WrestleRant Radio - October 8, 2020: Celebrating 7 Years of WrestleRant Radio + 2020 WWE Draft Projections

10/8/2020
On the exact seven year anniversary of WrestleRant Radio's debut on the airwaves, Graham "GSM" Matthews and RJ Marceau reminisce on their favorite moments in the show's history before breaking down NXT TakeOver 31 from last Sunday night! Hear their thoughts on Halloween Havoc returning for the first time in 20 years, what's next for Johnny Gargano following his latest loss and if he'll serve as a manager for a Candice LeRae and Indi Hartwell tag team, where Velveteen Dream goes from here,...

Duration:01:23:09

WrestleRant Radio - October 1, 2020: WWE NXT TakeOver 31 Preview + Predictions!

10/1/2020
Graham "GSM" Matthews is flying solo for the first half of this week's WrestleRant Radio as he gives his complete thoughts on last Sunday's WWE Clash of Champions pay-per-view! He's talking which stars were missing from the show, one of the best Ladder matches in recent memory, Asuka pulling double duty (again), the shenanigans in the Ambulance match, the storytelling masterpiece that was Roman Reigns vs. Jey Uso, and more. Plus, he discusses the fallout from the event on Raw, the upcoming...

Duration:02:01:09

WrestleRant Radio - September 24, 2020: RETRBITUION Ruins Raw and More Thoughts From WWE's Worst Show of 2020

9/24/2020
Was Monday's WWE Raw the worst episode all year? Graham "GSM" Matthews and RJ Marceau attempt to answer that question on this week's WrestleRant Radio. But before they give their honest analysis of the show, the duo discuss the abrupt passing of WWE Hall of Famer Joe Laurinaitis a.k.a. Road Warrior Animal and how The Road Warriors are considered to be the best tag team in wrestling history. GSM and RJ are then talking the good, the bad and the (extremely) ugly from Monday's atrocious...

Duration:01:15:23

WrestleRant Radio - September 17, 2020: Why Inner Circle Should Split Up (And Why Undisputed Era Should Not)

9/17/2020
Between Ring of Honor and NXT UK returning this week and plenty more to look forward to in the weeks to come, it's a good time to be a wrestling fan right now, and to be a listener of WrestleRant Radio! Graham "GSM" Matthews and RJ Marceau are giving their full reviews of the latest episodes of Monday Night Raw, WWE NXT and AEW Dynamite, but only after discussing whether NXT should switch nights to not longer combat with Dynamite on Wednesdays. They're also talking Drew McIntyre challenging...

Duration:01:15:52

WrestleRant Radio - September 10, 2020: Mimosa Mayhem Falls Flat, Matt Hardy Injured, Miro Debuts & More AEW All Out Fallout

9/10/2020
There was a ton of news (both good and bad) on the AEW front this week, but before Graham "GSM" Matthews and RJ Marceau get into any of it, they start off WrestleRant Radio with their thoughts on WWE reportedly restricting Superstars' usage of third-party affiliates like Twitch and Cameo and the issues with charging fans an arm and a leg on the latter for a simple shout-out. They also address the departure of AOP from WWE and if the company missed the boat with them as a tag team. In their...

Duration:02:11:55

WrestleRant Radio - September 3, 2020: Roman Reigns Goes Rogue, Mauro Ranallo Leaves NXT + AEW All Out Preview

9/3/2020
Roman Reigns is officially a heel in WWE and hell may have just frozen over. Graham "GSM" Matthews and RJ Marceau open WrestleRant Radio discussing the turn and how his alliance with Paul Heyman makes all the sense in the world, his trajectory as the new Universal Champion, if this makes Bray Wyatt the new top babyface on SmackDown, and Superstars they'd like to see him feud with. They then get into the rest of the Payback pay-per-view including Bobby Lashley becoming the new United States...

Duration:02:53:32

WrestleRant Radio - August 27, 2020: Awful Episode of Raw Follows Stellar SummerSlam Show...What the Hell Happened?!

8/27/2020
From a critically-acclaimed WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view to an all-time terrible episode of Raw the next night, Graham "GSM" Matthews and RJ Marceau are back on WrestleRant Radio to break down an incredibly newsworthy week in wrestling! They start off the hour reviewing a special Saturday night edition of AEW Dynamite, featuring Brodie Lee making short work of Cody and winning the AEW TNT Championship as well as Thunder Rosa's surprise AEW debut. The duo also share their thoughts on NXT...

Duration:01:55:32

WrestleRant Radio - August 20, 2020: Seth Rollins Interview + NXT TakeOver XXX & SummerSlam 2020 Predictions!

8/20/2020
Days before he battles Dominik Mysterio in a SummerSlam Street Fight, WWE Raw Superstar Seth Rollins is on WrestleRant Radio for an exclusive interview with Graham "GSM" Matthews! The Monday Night Messiah has a ton to say about his rivalry with Rey and Dominik Mysterio, turning heel, cutting promos in front of no fans, The Shield's success and keeping in touch with Jon Moxley and Roman Reigns, how Becky Lynch has been doing during pregnancy, his goals going forward, and more! From there,...

Duration:02:52:31

WrestleRant Radio - August 13, 2020: What Are the Greatest Theme Songs in SummerSlam History? (ft. Jamie Lee Mac)

8/13/2020
With SummerSlam right around the corner, Graham "GSM" Matthews welcomes fellow wrestling pay-per-view theme song expert Jamie Lee Mac back to WrestleRant Radio to run down the greatest theme songs in SummerSlam history! They're also reflecting on every installment of the biggest party of the summer since 1999 and their fondest memories of each event, if SummerSlam is still one of the more important pay-per-views of the year, recent event theme songs that were great, the current WWE product,...

Duration:02:54:53

WrestleRant Radio - August 6, 2020: Braun Strowman Talks Universal Championship Reign, The Wyatt Family & More!

8/6/2020
Ahead of his Swamp Fight at Extreme Rules, Universal Champion Braun Strowman chats with Graham "GSM" Matthews to kick off this week's WrestleRant Radio! They're talking his rise in WWE as part of The Wyatt Family, what he learned from working with Bray Wyatt, potentially facing The Fiend at some point, his Universal Championship reign so far, winning the title on a whim at WrestleMania 36, if a match against The Undertaker at WrestleMania 32 was ever in the cards, and more! RJ Marceau and...

Duration:01:28:33

WrestleRant Radio - July 30, 2020: Keith Lee on Winning the NXT Title, His Journey, WWE's Main Roster & More!

7/30/2020
Prepare to bask in the glory of new NXT Champion Keith Lee as he's on WrestleRant Radio this week for an exclusive interview with Graham "GSM" Matthews! They're talking his big win over Adam Cole on Night 2 of NXT The Great American Bash earlier this month, his whirlwind of a year, his plans for the NXT North American Championship, eventually going to the main roster, his journey up to this point, once appearing as an extra on Raw, missing crowds, his late trainer, and more! After the...

Duration:01:12:57

WrestleRant Radio - July 23, 2020: James Storm Returns to Talk WWE NXT, Beer Money, His Future in Wrestling & More!

7/23/2020
This week's WrestleRant Radio features Part 2 of Graham "GSM" Matthews' conversation with "The Cowboy" James Storm! They're talking his Beer Money run, why he didn't sign with WWE NXT, one of his pet peeves, being backstage at a Raw show not too long ago, the importance of the element of surprise, the reaction he received upon making his NXT debut and what went into it, Triple H wanting him to do his signature catchphrase, potentially clashing with Robert Roode in the Royal Rumble, his...

Duration:01:24:53

WrestleRant Radio - July 16, 2020: James Storm Talks NWA, Contract Status, Nearly Joining WWE, Bobby Roode Feud, More!

7/16/2020
Graham "GSM" Matthews and RJ Marceau are starting off WrestleRant Radio this week with their full preview and predictions for Sunday's Extreme Rules (a.k.a. ​​The Horror Show) pay-per-view as well as their thoughts on the new United States Championship belt, Bayley defending her SmackDown Women's Championship against Nikki Cross, if Asuka's Raw Women's Championship is in jeopardy and if a match with Kairi Sane is in her future, who will lose an eye between Seth Rollins and Rey Mysterio,...

Duration:01:42:36

WrestleRant Radio - July 9, 2020: Adam Cole Returns to Talk His Greatest Matches and Moments as WWE NXT Champion

7/9/2020
In light of Adam Cole's historic reign as NXT Champion coming to an end on Night 2 of WWE NXT The Great American Bash this past week, Graham "GSM" Matthews is airing their exclusive interview from last month on WrestleRant Radio! Cole talks his favorite matches and moments over the last year, what made the run so remarkable, and why he just may be the greatest champ in the title's history. From there, RJ Marceau joins GSM in reviewing Night 2 of AEW Fyter Fest and WWE NXT The Great American...

Duration:02:27:43

WrestleRant Radio - July 2, 2020: NXT The Great American Bash vs. AEW Fyter Fest...Who Won Night 1? (ft. RJ Marceau)

7/2/2020
Following her departure from IMPACT Wrestling, could former world champion Tessa Blanchard soon be WWE bound? Graham "GSM" Matthews and RJ Marceau are addressing the situation on WrestleRant Radio this week, along with who was at fault, IMPACT failing to maintain talent in recent years, and if WWE would be interested in signing her sooner rather than later. They're also talking about Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson reportedly being IMPACT bound as well as Monday's Raw with quick thoughts on...

Duration:02:56:40

WrestleRant Radio - June 25, 2020: Dissecting Latest "Positive" News From WWE That Isn't So Positive (ft. RJ Marceau)

6/25/2020
After another whirlwind week in the world of wrestling, Graham "GSM" Matthews and RJ Marceau are analyzing it all on WrestleRant Radio, including the latest developments from the #SpeakingOut movement. Who was accused and what have been the ramifications from the various promotions so far? Will we see more suspensions, firings and resignations in the days and weeks to come? Will this hopefully bring the change to the business that it desperately needs? In other "positive" (that isn't so...

Duration:01:54:02

WrestleRant Radio - June 18, 2020: Raw Relapse Incoming with Bruce Prichard Replacing Paul Heyman as Head Writer?

6/18/2020
Is WWE's programming about to see a significant change in creative direction? Graham "GSM" Matthews and RJ Marceau discuss Bruce Prichard taking over for Paul Heyman as the head writer of Raw, if Raw improved under Heyman's leadership this past year, Prichard's track record writing SmackDown since the show's move to FOX, if having a Brand Split is for the better, and why nothing will truly change until Vince McMahon is out of power. They also get into what's next for Brock Lesnar in WWE and...

Duration:01:27:17

WrestleRant Radio - June 11, 2020: Tackling TakeOver: In Your House, Previewing Backlash 2020 & More with RJ Marceau

6/11/2020
There's no shortage of topics to talk about on this week's WrestleRant Radio, and to open the episode, Graham "GSM" Matthews and RJ Marceau immediately delve into their thoughts on NXT TakeOver: In Your House! Did the bursts of nostalgia make up for the lack of live crowd? They discuss the six-woman tag team match, Finn Balor defeating Damian Priest in what may have been the best bout of the night, Keith Lee surprisingly retaining the NXT North American Championship against Johnny Gargano...

Duration:01:59:30

WrestleRant Radio - June 4, 2020: Montez Ford Talks Viking Raiders Rivalry, Winning Tag Titles, Bianca Belair & More!

6/4/2020
Graham "GSM" Matthews is joined by one-half of Raw Tag Team Champions, Montez Ford, to talk The Street Profits' recent rivalry with The Viking Raiders on Raw! Ford has a lot to say about how important it is to provide fans with entertainment during these strange times, how more Superstars could benefit from going outside of the box and being granted creative freedom, what other skits we can expect from the two teams, how it's been working alongside his wife Bianca Belair on Raw, if he ever...

Duration:01:26:46