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Interviews with former WCW stars.

IN THE ROOM with Scotty Riggs

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This week’s IN THE ROOM features a special, 1 hour, 20 minute sitdown interview with former WCW and ECW athlete Scotty Riggs. What are Riggs’ thoughts on jumping right into a role on TV at such an early point in his career, joining the American Males, working with Raven in The Flock, and the origins of getting “The Clap” in ECW. Plus, Brady, former WCW star The Stro, and Ray Bogusz break down the CM Punk and Vince McMahon podcast interviews from this past week, in particular looking at Punk’s disgruntledness, and McMahon’s assertion that his current roster doesn’t try hard enough. All that, plus open phone lines for two hours, and so … much … more. Thanks, as always, for the support!

IN THE ROOM with Stevie Ray

Thanks to @thestevieray for joining us on @intheroomshow this week, alongside @bradyhicks, @thestro, @rayITR, and #kathiefitz! Check it out exclusively on the @vocnation radio network! Also, the 12/2 ITR is confirmed to feature former #wcw #ecw @realscottyriggs!

This week’s IN THE ROOM with Brady Hicks features a special, 1+ hour sitdown interview with former WCW star Stevie Ray. Get the inside scoop on all things Harlem Heat, from the multi-time tag team champion and brother of 5X WCW Champion Booker T! What are Stevie’s thoughts on WCW’s product, the company bringing in so many WWE guys in the 1990s, why he never went to WWE, and how rampant racism is in wrestling? All that and so … much … more! Plus, Brady, The Stro, Kathie, and Ray talk Sting’s appearance for WWE, this-year’s Survivor Series and post-SS Raw, and where things seem to be headed, and take calls for two full hours! Thanks, as always, for the support!

Thanks, as always, for the support!

 

 

IN THE ROOM with Alicia Webb (WWE’s Ryan Shamrock, WCW’s Symphony)

IN THE ROOM with Brady Hicks this week includes a special, one-hour sitdown interview with Alicia Webb, the former Ryan Shamrock from the WWF Attitude Era and Symphony from WCW. What were Alicia’s thoughts about being thrust onto the international wrestling scene at just 19, despite knowing next to nothing about it? How was she accepted by her WWE peers? What was it like to work alongside Terri Runnels and Jackie (WWF), The Maestro (WCW), and Sean Waltman (AAA)? In addition, talk of Alicia’s favorite charities (links below). All that, plus so … much more. Plus, PWI’s Brady Hicks, The Stro, Kathie Fitz, and Ray Bogusz talk the WWE Network, the brilliant decision to hook fans to the network after Raw by putting the US title on the line against Rusev, and where The Bulgarian Brute can go from here. Plus, lots of live callers! Thanks, as always, for the support. Also … be sure to follow Alicia’s charities … walkforpkd.org and benchwarmer.com!

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IN THE ROOM with Former WCW Referee Billy Silverman

IN THE ROOM is back this week with former WCW and WWE referee Billy Silverman. Check it out for all Billy’s thoughts on his time with WCW and trying to compete with WWE, what went wrong, and backstage conflict in WWE with John Bradshaw Layfield. Great interview … great guy. Plus, Brady Hicks talks WWE without CM Punk, Warrior stuff, and WWE’s renewed focus on the Divas and IC title divisions. All that, plus so … much … more. Thanks, as always for the support!

IN THE ROOM airs live, Tuesday nights, 9 PM ET, as part of the VOC Nation Radio Network on vocnation.com. Call in (855) VOC-RADIO. This week’s episode is now available for download.

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IN THE ROOM with Samu Anoa’i

Former WWE Tag Team Champion Samu Anoa’i stepped IN THE ROOM with Brady Hicks this week to talk about his time on the road, being part of one of wrestling’s most legendary families, and his WXW C4 promotion in Allentown, PA. Check it out as Samu talks about fighting with kids in school because they called wrestling “fake,” what inspired him to be a wrestler, the legend of a Samoan headbutt, and having so many family members in the business, including The Rock.

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IN THE ROOM with Glacier

Former WCW star Ray “Glacier” Lloyd stepped in to the IN THE ROOM program with Brady Hicks and his crew this past Tuesday night to talk about his time with WCW and what it could have been; his legacy in wrestling; thoughts on DDP, Bill Goldberg, and The Great Muta; the lack of the territories; and what mentor Lou Thesz thought of his Glacier character. Plus, Lloyd gives the inside scoop on his new Florida Fight League.

IN THE ROOM airs live Tuesday nights, 9 PM ET, as part of the VOC Nation Radio Network at vocnation.com. Call in to the show (855) VOC-RADIO.

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IN THE ROOM with The Stro (WCW’s Maestro)

Former WCW wrestler The Maestro stepped IN THE ROOM last night with Brady Hicks and the gang to talk all about his career with the company that was then the top wrestling company in the world.

Check it out as The Maestro – legit one of the nicest guys you’ll ever meet – talks being a part of WCW during its historic run … thoughts on Eric Bischoff and Vince Russo … his potential as a main-eventer and how WCW would often cancel big plans … his lineage as a descendant of “Gorgeous” George Wagner and competing as Gorgeous George III prior to Randy Savage’s girlfriend adopting the name … his vision for “Maestro” and working with music legend James Brown … working with Symphony (Alicia Webb, aka Ryan Shamrock) and who was originally considered for her role … and Bret Hart’s thoughts on Maestro using a harness for his entrance.

IN THE ROOM airs live Tuesday nights, 9 PM ET from the ITR Studios, courtesy of the VOC Nation Radio Network at vocnation.com andthebradyhicks.com, and WORLDWIDE over the NetCarrier nCloud. Call in to the show (855) VOC-RADIO. Thanks, as always, for the support.

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VOC Nation Radio Network: IN THE ROOM with Lex Luger

Former WCW, WWE, and TNA star “The Total Package” Lex Luger stepped IN THE ROOM with Brady Hicks for nearly an hour on Tuesday night, January 28, 2014. This episode streamed live on the VOC Nation Radio Network onvocnation.com and thebradyhicks.com. Topics included this-year’s Royal Rumble and fans’ disappointment, the prospect of a Lex Luger comeback, how “fair” it is for fans to put over The Undertaker at WrestleMania, his health, never winning the WWE title, and his past use of performance-enhancing drugs. Plus:

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IN THE ROOM with Big Vito LoGrasso

Welcome one, welcome all to another edition of IN THE ROOM. This week, Brady Hicks, Derrick McDonald, and Ray Bogusz are joined by former WWE, TNA, WCW, and ECW star Vito LoGrasso. Find out what’s been going on in Big Vito’s life since we’ve last seen him on TV … from movie opportunities to wrestling to mentoring the future of the sport. All that plus Vito’s thoughts on young wrestlers today, both those under contract and those looking to be signed to WWE or TNA, Vito’s perspective on his own career to date and what he would still like to accomplish, plus the idea of training WWE’s developmental stars. All that, plus open phone lines for two hours, and Brady and the gang talk CHIKARA, a very memorable Raw with Mr. McMahon, their thoughts about the Legends Convention, and MTV’s Girl Talk. All that, plus so … much … more. Thanks, as always, for the support!

IN THE ROOM with Kevin Sullivan and Ty Reno

An interesting week for IN THE ROOM, as Brady Hicks, Ray Bogusz, and Derrick McDonald are joined by the legendary “Taskmaster” Kevin Sullivan. Check it out as Sullivan offers his thoughts on today’s wrestling landscape, what wrestling is missing, what made back in the day so much better (and worse), over-exposure, and so … much … more. In addition, New Moon Rising Wrestling’s United States Champion – and the winner of PG-13 – Ty Reno comes on to talk LJ Cruz and his big title defense at NMRW’s Fallout, November 17th in Deptford, New Jersey. Plus, Brady and the gang talk deceased potential Hall of Famers, how big a star Abdullah The Butcher was, fake heart attacks, TNA ppvs, and The Miz as a good guy! All that and so … much … more! Thanks, as always, for the support!

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