Category: Indies

Chats with indie stars of yesterday, today, and tomorrow.

IN THE ROOM with Phil Sly

IN THE ROOM welcomes the ECWA’s color commentator Phil Sly, who is Brady Hicks’ broadcast colleague, to talk about the ECWA’s 52nd Anniversary Show this Saturday, September 21st, in New Castle, Delaware. Plus, Brady (Pro Wrestling Illustrated), Stro Maestro (World Championship Wrestling), Kathie Fitz, Derrick McDonald, and Matt Grimm talk WWE Clash of Champions fallout, AEW, and more in wrestling! Call in (914) 338-1885!

IN THE ROOM with AJ Pan

Amidst a last-minute guest cancellation, IN THE ROOM features Brady Hicks (Pro Wrestling Illustrated), Stro Maestro (World Championship Wrestling), Kathie Fitz, and Derrick McDonald as they talk about WWE’s King of the Ring, Clash of Champions, Bayley’s evolution as a “Bad Girl,” and more! Plus open phone lines, including a frustrated vent-session from ECWA super-agent AJ Pan as he talks all things ECWA, including its 52nd Anniversary Show on September 21st, and the ineptitude of its owner Mike Tartaglia.

VOC Nation Wrestling with History (Kevin Gill / Wrestling Eras)

Wrestling with History comes to you LIVE every Wednesday night at 9:30PM ET!  The Voice of Choice Bruce Wirt returns to the network that he started back in 2010 while broadcasting at 1360AM WNJC Philadelphia.  The VOC will be joined by Kevin Gill of Game Changer Wrestling!

Each week, Wrestling with History will tackle different periods of wrestling history, going through the current events of the time period, backstage news and politics at the time, and the perspective of special guests along the way that were part of the wrestling industry during that time.

IN THE ROOM with Chris Volta

IN THE ROOM welcomes “Death God” Chris Volta, who has been a great friend over the years. This guy has wrestled literally everywhere, including Kaiju Big Battel, and promotes his own shows as Off Grid Wrestling as well. Check it out for Chris’ thoughts on standing out, being intimidated by his trainers such as Homicide, betting on himself, being outspoken in a business in which that is not encouraged, and promoting! Plus, Brady Hicks (Pro Wrestling Illustrated), Stro Maestro (World Championship Wrestling), Kathie Fitz, and Derrick McDonald talk about the major angles from WWE Raw and Smackdown this week, Bayley using a bear hug, AEW not having a backup title, Clash of Champions, and more!

IN THE ROOM with David Adams

PWI’s Brady Hicks welcomes our friend, ring announcer David Adams to the program! Check it out as David talks about making the most of opportunities, feeling the magic, performing hard no matter how many people are in the crowd, and some of his favorite experiences. Plus, Brady is joined by Stro Maestro (World Championship Wrestling), Kathie Fitz, Derrick McDonald, and Matt Grimm in talking all that’s going on in WWE and AEW wrestling, Breaking Bad, Alexa Bliss, and more. Plus open phone lines for two full hours!

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IN THE ROOM with Cueball Carmichael

IN THE ROOM welcomes wrestling star Cueball Carmichael! Cueball, who is now in law enforcement, talks about his time on the independents and with the 1990’s WWF, comparing them to his time as a police officer, in addition to talking about his other projects. Plus Brady Hicks (Pro Wrestling Illustrated), The Stro (World Championship Wrestling), Kathie Fitz, and Derrick McDonald take calls and talk WWE SummerSlam fallout, plans for NXT Live, and WWE draft news!

IN THE ROOM with Mercedes Martinez

IN THE ROOM welcomes Mercedes Martinez! Mercedes has been a standout star of the independent scene for years, and has been thrust into the spotlight with WWE’s Mae Young Classic tournaments. Plus, Brady Hicks (Pro Wrestling Illustrated), The Stro (World Championship Wrestling), Kathie Fitz, Derrick McDonald, and Matt Grimm take calls and talk about the late Harley Race and WWE headed into SummerSlam!

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IN THE ROOM with AJ Kirsch

IN THE ROOM catches up with actor, wrestler, WWE Tough Enough and TNA Gut Check alum, and YOLO County Tag Champion AJ Kirsch! Plus, Brady Hicks (Pro Wrestling Illustrated), Kathie Fitz, Derrick McDonald, and Matt Grimm discuss WWE Raw and Smackdown headed into SummerSlam, AEW, and more, and take calls on the open phone lines!

IN THE ROOM with ring announcer Risa Pappas

IN THE ROOM welcomes ring announcer Risa Pappas! Check it out as she talks about her experience on the independent circuit; improv, broadcasting, and filling time; being more of a party host; and more! Plus, Brady Hicks, The Stro, Kathie Fitz, and Derrick McDonald talk about the WWE Raw Reunion show; the build for SummerSlam; Becky Lynch stalling; and more. Plus, open phone lines for two full hours and so … much … more! Thanks, as always, for the support.