Welcome One, Welcome All! to the Golden Age of Grappling! Tonight Witness the show that unfortunately the WWE doesn't want you to remember or think about. I say unfortunately, because there are two damn fantastic matches on it. But this wouldn't be wrestling without the Bad... And there is a decent helping of that as well. See the early days of Eugene! Watch when crowds had completely NO F*CKS to give about Women's wrestling matches! The Coach in an actual match! And of course, when the WWE couldn't help but add no-build HEAT matches to the card!
Greetings and Salutations! Welcome One and All to the Golden Age of Grappling! This week, Witness how One man's finisher, effectively killed even good matches he was involved in! see Goldberg fresh off his loss get his now unimportant win back! Hear about how a man many thought wouldn't make it to the top did just that, but since this is WCW, so of course he didn't actually do it, it was handed to him...
Ladies and Gentleman, step right up! Its another edition of the Golden Age of Grappling! listen as the world of WWE got shaken up yet again! See Paul Heyman and Eric Bischoff try to pretend to get excited about draft picks like Mark Jindrak, Renee Dupree and Nidia! Listen as HHH is drafted to smackdown, only to be back on raw a week later!
We reviewed the WWE Draft Lottery of 2004! its Raw episode 565!
Welcome One, Welcome All! To yet another edition of the Golden Age of Grappling! This week travel back ten years to the city of Portage Indiana! And witness the humble beginnings/early days of wrestlers featured on this years WrestleMania! See the likes of Claudio Castagnoli (Cesaro), Tyler Black (Seth Rollins), and Austin Aries (Austin Aries)! It was the small company with big dreams so lets sit down and enjoy this impressive indy show!
Welcome One, Welcome All! To the Golden Age of Grappling! rest your eyes and listen as we discuss the very first, and similarly to Star Wars Retroactively numbered, WrestleMania! See the likes of Superstar Special Delivery Jones and Maniac Matt Borne! Hear Baby-face Andre The Giant talk about his desire to retire! And see a son totally overshadowed by his legendary father... Bruno Samartino.
Welcome One, Welcome All to another edition of The Golden Age of Grappling! We are on the Road to WrestleMania, So let us go back 11 years to 2006! Witness Mickie James steal Chicago's heart as she battles the seemingly hated Trish Stratus! Watch as Booker T is relegated to a crap match with The Boogeyman! See THE WRESTLING MACHINE Kurt Angle in full effect! And find out what happens in Tennessee when Vince McMahon mocks the LORD with a cameo from Evil Linda McMahon!
Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys, Girls, Non-Binary Folks! Any and all are Welcome to the GOLDEN AGE OF GRAPPLING! Witness the Jim Crocket Promotions Sequel that wont live up to the original! See matches between such wrestling legends as Denny Brown, Mike Davis and Brian Adidis! watch as Gordon Solie and Bob Caudle try their hardest to maneuver through the production mayhem that was pre-Wrestlemania pre-PPV wrestling promotion! There is No question about it folks, Its time for the NWA's Granddaddy of them all!
We Reviewed Starrcade 1984: The Million Dollar Challenge!
Welcome One, Welcome all to the Golden Age of Grappling! Tonight, Step back to the earliest of days of Eastern Championship Wrestling on TV, Watch Terry Funk play around on his farm with dolls and the backside of a horse! See the start of Paul E Dangerously's Hostile takeover of ECW! Listen as we introduce the GrappleCast universe to the entity only known... as Jay Sulli.
Welcome one, welcome all to the Golden Age of Grappling! Tonight we go back to a whimsical time in World Championship Wrestling, When they were on the way up, and adding more and more NWO members because whoever said you can have too many cooks hasn't seen adult swim! Witness Macho Man Randy Savage and DDP have one of the hottest moments without being booked to wrestle at all, See Scott Steiner in that weird phase between Scotty and Big Pappa Pump. And discover how in the mid-90s america, the only thing that could truly bring us all together as wrestling fans, was hate...
Welcome One, Welcome All! To another Episode of the Golden Age of Grappling! We travel to the land of extreme! See what happens when both Masato Tanaka and Jerry Lynn cant make the show! Witness Axl Rotten's ever-so-inclusive promo abilities! See a very young Yoshihiro Tajiri fresh off being allowed colors in his ring gear. And watch everyone say "Guilty as charged" as many times as possible!
Hear Ye Hear Ye, Step Right Up to another mind blowing episode of THE GOLDEN AGE OF GRAPPLING PODCAST! Witness the death that was WWE Creative promoting anything other than John Cena vs Rock ONCE IN A LIFETIME. Listen as Booker T says everything all while saying nothing. Listen to the awkward ending stages of Heel Michael Cole (Although Debatable that ever ended). See the chamber matches open and middle the very show that is named after them! And then watch an impromptu WWE Superstars US Title match between Jack Swagger and Justin Gabriel... Yeah.
Welcome One, Welcome All to the death rattle of World Championship Wrestling! Its the Golden Age of Grappling! Witness Lex Lugar wearing a child's ballcap! See WCW claim their third or fourth reformation only to default back into shitting all over their audience! See the absolutely depressing ending of Bill Goldberg's WCW Career! And listen as Big Pappa Pump Scott Steiner Freaks and Peaks his way through being the TOP GUY.
Welcome One Welcome All! To the Golden Age of Grappling! Witness one of the bloodiest matches in WWE History! Listen as the WWE grapples with the retirement of Stone Cold Steve Austin! Watch as the WWE attempts to set up the absolute Dud that was Golderg vs Brock Lesnar at Mania for the first time! listen as John Cena and Josh Matthews battle shirts that were way too big! And hear how this show was easily 10 times better than Rumble '95!
Ladies and Gentleman, Boys, Girls, and Inbetweeners! (StolenGimmick) Listen Up! I bring news of yet another episode of THE GOLDEN AGE OF GRAPPLING! As the world prepares for the yearly 30 man tradition known as the Royal Rumble, we take a step back, to a simpler time. When Ref's made no sense and the rules didn't matter! watch as Razor Ramon continues to wither away on the undercard, while Big Daddy Cool, a man who readily admits to only having 5 moves, is asked to go 25 minutes as his stupidly long reign as champ continues! THEN witness the most rushed, least dramatic and quite possibly the worst royal rumble in history.
Welcome one, Welcome All! To the Golden Age of Grappling! Witness yet another attempt to take over the WCW by yet another evil faction! Listen as Scott and Rick Steiner see who can get worse at promos faster, see the arrival of THE BODY to WCW's announce team, and listen as Jim Ross and Tony Schiavone try to out-play-by-play one another! And we'll recap our attendance of NXT Live in Indianapolis!
Welcome One Welcome All! To a brief *ahem* 3 hour long break from the wayback machine gimmick. See what happens when a company has WAY TOO MANY BELTS! Too Many men on one show! And too few people watching. Seriously, This was very likely the best show of 2017. Listen as we discuss our thoughts on Scott Norton's migrating gut, strong style, and new theme songs.
We reviewed New Japan Pro Wrestling's Wrestle Kingdom 11
Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls, And dogs within range, lend an ear, listen a bit, for it is THE GOLDEN AGE OF GRAPPLING PODCAST! Hear as three men continually apologize without apologizing for Hulk Hogan's absence. AND its the WORLD CUP OF WRESTLING! 7 New Japan Wrestlers Vs 7 WCW Wrestlers in a battle of world superiority! And then because its WCW there's like an hour of unneeded confusing main events.
So enjoy this slice of crazy that is WCW Starrcade 1995!
This week its our CHRISTMAS SPECIAL! All Christmas All the time. We have clips as old as 1976 to as new as 2004. Welcome the the Christmas show. Highlights include a Lonely Italian man, Bobby Heenan as Santa Clause with Roddy Piper, The very first, and I believe last, Topless Top Rope Match in WWE history, And of course, you bet we have the Christmas Creature!
Welcome, Sit down, and Enjoy a Festive episode of the Golden Age of Grappling!
Welcome One, Welcome All! To the Golden Age of Grappling! Tonight Witness the first in a planned trilogy of PPV's named after the rock (According to the rock of course.) Listen as two all time greats have an all time stinker of a buried alive match! Hear how we once again find the wrestling trope of Woman who JUST WANTS TO BE NAKED and the darn Heel that wont let her! And We can't forget the Tag Matches! The Oddities Vs The Headbangers. Yeah, its THAT BAD.
We Reviewed WWF's In Your House: Rock Bottom 1998!