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Voices of Wrestling is a different type of wrestling blog. Our goal is to take an intelligent, deep look at the art of professional wrestling (past and present). We specialize in show reviews and insights from all across the world of professional wrestling.

Voices of Wrestling is a different type of wrestling blog. Our goal is to take an intelligent, deep look at the art of professional wrestling (past and present). We specialize in show reviews and insights from all across the world of professional wrestling.
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Voices of Wrestling is a different type of wrestling blog. Our goal is to take an intelligent, deep look at the art of professional wrestling (past and present). We specialize in show reviews and insights from all across the world of professional wrestling.

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Episodes

74: Wrestlenomics Radio: Stephanie McMahon at Web Summit, Harold Meij on NJPW business with Uproxx

11/12/2018
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Chris Harrington (@mookieghana) and Brandon Howard Thurston (@brandonthurston) talk about two interviews with with executives from the two biggest wrestling promotions in the world: * WWE Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon's interview at the Web Summit * NJPW CEO Harold Meij's interview with Uproxx * * * Chris and Brandon talk about additional topics every week on WRESTLENOMICS PREMIUM. Sign-up for $5 at [patreon.com/wrestlenomics](patreon.com/wrestlenomics) and listen to this week's...

Duration:01:36:44

30: Super J-Cast: 2018 World Tag Preview

11/11/2018
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On this edition of the Super J-Cast, Joel and Damon preview the 2018 WTL , discuss who has had a better year - ZSJ or Ishii, WTL betting with TenCozy flat back bumps, Smelgin , WrestleKingdom match listings, and we answer more listener questions. **Follow us on Twitter: @thesuperjcast Buy A T-Shirt: prowrestlingtees.com/superjcast Discord Link: https://discordapp.com/invite/8zjHxnh Editor Dan: http://www.youtube.com/219films**

Duration:02:24:36

37: Open the Voice Gate #35: YAMATO's No Good, Very Bad, Korakuen

11/9/2018
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OTVG is back reviewing the excellent early November shows for Dragon Gate! Mike takes a look at one of the strongest big shows of the year, Gate of Destiny, and then reviews the Korakuen Hall show from a few days later. Finishing up a shorter episode, he takes some questions about the Dragon Gate Network, like is it worth it for newcomer fans? What's all on it? And then he finishes up the show talking about major touchstone moments in Dragon Gate, along with unit histories and Kota Ibushi's...

Duration:01:35:43

STR 296. Guys in Shirts.

11/9/2018
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The Wednesday night lineup gets a looksee as Chris and Jeff go through NXT UK, NXT and 205 Live. Jeff really liked the "born again hardcore" Lio Rush. Chris hated the debut of Eddie Dennis. Join us on our patreon http://www.patreon.com/shakethemropes

Duration:00:53:06

VOW Flagship: Gabe Sapolsky Interview, Power Struggle & more!

11/8/2018
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For the first time in over four years, the Voices of Wrestling Flagship has an interview as we welcome EVOLVE booker Gabe Sapolsky to the show! Sapolsky talks us through the change in direction with EVOLVE Wrestling, his ongoing relationship with NXT and WWE, what he's learned from William Regal and Triple H, what's next for EVOLVE, why EVOLVE needed to change and what's on tap for EVOLVE 115 and EVOLVE 116 on ClubWWN. After the interview, Joe and Rich talk MLW Fightland TV tapings, NJPW's...

Duration:02:59:23

Wrestling Omakase #70: NJPW Power Struggle w/ Jasmine

11/8/2018
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This week on Wrestling Omakase we're joined by a first time guest to break down NJPW's big November show, Power Struggle! Jasmine ([@bigsadboii](https://twitter.com/bigsadboii)) first introduces herself to Omakase by going a bit into her own history- both as a fan of wrestling in general and NJPW in specific. We then turn to a match-by-match breakdown of this past weekend's Power Struggle card, which also goes into a number of different tangents including one on the apparent end of the...

Duration:01:23:30

STR 295. All You've Got

11/7/2018
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Jeff embraces his inner televangelist. Also, Crown Jewel is over and it was sad. Time to try to cram some significance into a two week slapshod build to Laundry Wars 2018 aka Survivor Series...the one time a year...etc. You know what that means? McMahons. Also on RAW, a ten second build to make you care about sunglasses. Oh and lots of Nikki Cross talk. Please support us at http://patreon.com/shakethemropes

Duration:00:47:05

73: Wrestlenomics Radio: WWE Crown Jewel takes place, John Cena & Daniel Bryan don't appear

11/5/2018
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Chris Harrington (@mookieghana) and Brandon Howard Thurston (@brandonthurston) talk about the news coming out of WWE Crown Jewel in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. ----------------------------------- Chris and Brandon talk about additional topics every week on WRESTLENOMICS PREMIUM. Sign-up for $5 at [patreon.com/wrestlenomics](patreon.com/wrestlenomics) and listen to this week's premium episode. * Legal update including Konstatine Kyros' new video on the WWE concussion lawsuit * New trademark...

Duration:00:49:06

29: Super J-Cast: Power Struggle 2018 Review

11/4/2018
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On this edition of the Super J-Cast, Joel and Damon review the 2018 Power Struggle show , discuss rumors involving Shinsuke Nakamura and Juice Robinson, drop praise on Shingo Takagi, answer more listener questions, and a full review of Cartwheel Deathmatch III **Follow us on Twitter: @thesuperjcast Buy A T-Shirt: prowrestlingtees.com/superjcast Discord Link: https://discordapp.com/invite/8zjHxnh Editor Dan: http://www.youtube.com/219films (Damon said it's good, so it must be good)**

Duration:02:38:31

STR 294. The Cedric Gasp

11/2/2018
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Recorded Thursday Night, Chris and Jeff are back with a look at 3 hours of various NXT, the 205 Live Show, and now stupid looking and absolutely wrong predictions for WWE Crown Jewel. Our "tip jar" Patreon is http://www.patreon.com/shakethemropes

Duration:00:43:14

VOW Flagship: WWE Evolution, Changes in EVOLVE & Super Jr Tag Wrap-Up

11/2/2018
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*Be sure to support our new sponsor GRAPPL — an engaging new app that allows you to rate wrestling matches both past and present. Download GRAPPL now on the App Store or Google Play* This week on the Voices of Wrestling Flagship podcast Joe and Rich talk Austin Aries' bizarre tweeting, how to pronounce Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, WWE Evolution, changes in EVOLVE wrestling and wrap-up the Super Junior Tag Tournament (with full Lanny Poffo burial, don't worry).

Duration:03:02:07

Wrestling Omakase #69: FIP Everything Burns 2017 w/ Jake & the EVOLVE Aarons

11/1/2018
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This week on Wrestling Omakase it's Jake ([@oatgan](https://twitter.com/Oatgan))'s pick for winning our 2018 Champions Fantasy Draft, and he chose to have us watch a rather infamous show: FIP Everything Burns 2017! At his behest we're also joined by the hosts of the now ex-podcast Everything Evolves, Aaron Taube ([@aptaube](https://twitter.com/aptaube)) & Aaron Bentley ([@aaronlikethecar](https://twitter.com/aaronlikethecar)). Journey back to 1/8/17 and the early days of the FloSlam era of...

Duration:01:36:10

STR 293. Everything Evolves...except Vince

10/31/2018
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The title is an homage to the curtain call of the #WrongBoyz, go listen to the last @Evolvepod. Chris is sick so Jeff rides solo on a pretty solid Evolution ppv, a phoned in RAW, and the trick or treat Smackdown heading into Crown Jewel. The patreon is live at http://www.patreon.com/shakethemropes and is mostly to pay for the substances to get through the week. Follow the show @ShakeThemRopes, follow Jeff @Crapgame13, follow Chris @ChrisNovembrino

Duration:00:42:16

Everything Evolves 33: The End

10/30/2018
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The Aarons say goodbye on an emotional episode of Everything Evolves. On this episode, we break down EVOLVE 114, the changes to the promotion that have come with the NXT invasion and explain our decision to walk away from our podcast. Along the way, we show love to the people who supported our show, discuss the importance of solidarity in the face of a rising fascist right and talk about EVOLVE’s track record of being less offensive than other indie wrestling promotions. And last, but not...

Duration:00:56:25

49: Music of the Mat #45: Halloween Spooktacular 2018

10/30/2018
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Happy Halloween! On this episode of Music of the Mat, Andrew is joined once again by Garrett Kidney for the 2018 Halloween Spooktacular! It's a six-song salute to some of wrestling's spookiest gimmicks and most terrifying tunes, including themes for Papa Shango, Marty Scurll, Mortis, Abyss, and more!

Duration:01:25:55

28: Super J-Cast: Super Jr Tag League Review Vol 2

10/29/2018
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On this edition of the Super J-Cast, Joel and Damon continue to review the Road To Power Struggle Tour 2018 including the Super Jr Tag League , preview Power Struggle, focus on the Omega / Twitter battles, answer more listener questions, and ( as you all have been waiting for) our take on Lanny Poffo. **Follow us on Twitter: @thesuperjcast Buy A T-Shirt: prowrestlingtees.com/superjcast Discord Link: https://discordapp.com/invite/8zjHxnh Editor Dan: http://www.youtube.com/219films**

Duration:02:33:00

72: Wrestlenomics Radio: Crown Jewel casts shadow on WWE Evolution, WWE stock falls after Q3 report, NXT attendance, Roman Reigns

10/27/2018
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Chris Harrington (@mookieghana) and Brandon Howard Thurston (@brandonthurston) the week in pro wrestling business news: * WWE Evolution ticket sales * WWE Crown Jewel, Ronda Rousey comments * WWE's stock falls following Q3 report * "Re-imagining" WWE live events * Are customers paying less for WWE Network subscriptions? * NXT attendance * Roman Reigns taking a leave of absence from WWE to fight leukemia * NJPW GIF policy * WWE vs. Kyros legal update ---------------------------------------...

Duration:01:50:45

STR 292. Evolution Preview, Wednesday night reviews

10/26/2018
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Sponsored by Robinhood, go to [http://shake.robinhood.com](http://shake.robinhood.com) and tell them you love us. Chris and Jeff go through the Evolution PPV, NXT UK, NXT, the Mae Young classic and 205 Live.

Duration:00:52:41

Everything Evolves 32: EVOLVE 114 preview, Mania Weekend

10/26/2018
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The Wrong Boyz are back to give their best stab at a preview for EVOLVE 114, a show we don’t know all that much about other than a) it seems like some WWE contracted wrestlers will be involved and b) it should be a pretty telling indicator of where EVOLVE is going from here. Honestly, it’s hard to preview a show where the big selling point is the stuff we don’t know about it, so just know we gave it our all. Thanks as always for listening to our dumb show, we love you. We also discuss WWN's...

Duration:01:03:43

VOW Flagship: Roman Reigns, NWA 70th, DDT Peter Pan & more!

10/25/2018
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Duration:02:40:29