Welcome One, Welcome All! To another edition of the Golden Age of Grappling! This week witness the middle years of extreme! As we go back to Philadelphia where the fans love awkward-polyamory-based babyfaces! Mustafa of the Gangsta's has Promo-Triggered-A-D-D! Devon Storm pays his dues! Referees are proudly beaten down! Sabu vs RVD for the first time ever! And Axl Rotten makes an appearance without speaking... Truly something special to behold!
So join us as we reviewed ECW's Pre-PPV Supercard "Hostile City Showdown" from April of 1996!
Welcome one, Welcome All! To another edition of The Golden Age of Grappling! This week we go EXTREME with the later days of Paul Heyman’s brainchild, Steve Corino threatens (and begins to attempt) to rape Laurie Sandman! The Impact Players win Tag-Team Gold! Some idiot gave promo-time to Electra! RVD wrestles in a walking boot! Grimes and New Jack attempt mutual suicide! And Paul Heyman actually speaks the unbridled truth!
Welcome one, welcome all! To another edition of The Golden Age of Grappling! This week we hop back in our time machine to head back to the Jersey Shore in the dying days of the last millennium! Its time once again to GET EXTREME! And this week we have a doozy of a show featuring a Broken-Jaw’d Sabu! A promo from adult film star Jasmine St Claire! New Jack hits an Encore edition of his Balcony Dive! Balls Mahoney wraps a chair around the head of Steve Corino! And the Ruler of the Universe, SID, comes to town!
Welcome One! Welcome All! Step right up for another edition of the Golden Age of Grappling! This week we see what the second impression of ECW PPV looked like! See Mr Monday Night Rob Van Dam and Sabu beat up the Insane Clown Posse! The Sandman is lost in Florida! Little Spike Dudley donates about half his body weight in blood to the concrete floors of Fort Lauderdale's War Memorial! Live Helicopter footage! and More WWF Run-ins than you would think!
Welcome one, Welcome All! To the Golden Age of Grappling! This week, we dive into the mess that was ECW in 2007! Watch a very young John Morrison deliver a few terrible promos! See the feud everyone was clambering for Big Daddy V vs The Boogeyman! Kelly Kelly continues her career long story-line of liking good guys while being attached to bad guys! And CM Punk finally is crowned ECW champion!
We reviewed WWE's ECW Episode 64 and 65 from 2007!
Welcome One! Welcome All! To the Golden Age of Grappling! This week GO EXTREME once more! with the worlds most famous annual Internet Convention! Whatever that means... A Wild Eyed Rookie Tracy Smothers Debuts in ECW! The Full Blooded Italians are formed! Chris Candido's Terry Funk impression! Terry Funk's Terry Funk impression! And The Height of Dreamer Vs Raven!
We watched ECW Hardcore TV Episodes 201 & 202 covering ECW's CyberSlam 1997!
Ladies and Gentleman, Boys and Girls and Inbetweeners! Mystics, Valors and Instincts! ALL ARE WELCOME! To the Golden Age of Grappling Podcast! This week the GAG-Cast goes EXTREME once more! See Spike Dudley possibly puke from a concussion! The ECW Fans of New York hurling insults at any women in sight! The Awesome team of Tajiri and Mikey Whipwreck! A great match between Tommy Dreamer and CW Anderson! and of course Technical Difficulties that make watching the final match on the show very difficult!
We Watched ECW's Massacre on 34th Street from December of 2000!
Ladies and Gentleman, Boys and Girls, Inbetweeners, NCR, Legion or Enclave.. ALL ARE WELCOME! To the Golden Age of Grappling! This week witness the land of EXTREME before Pay Per View! Witness the time when the "worlds sexiest man" Jason was the Bobby Heenan of Philadelphia! See Bubba Ray Dudley dressed for Prom! Todd Gordon in a match! Sabu's Return! Public Enemy's Goodbye! And of course the foul mouthed, bloodthirsty mob that was the ECW Fans as they pour their adoration onto a Mr Paul E Dangerously!
Welcome One, Welcome All! To yet another edition of the Golden Age of Grappling! This week witness the Pre-PPV world of ECW Home Video! Hear almost all of the expletive laden promos uncensored with all the blood and guts you come to expect from a brand such as extreme championship wrestling! Hear about Sandman being hit with a kendo stick by a 6 year old! That weird moment in time where D-von Dudley was the only heel dudley! Listen to original entrance theme music untouched by the legal team at WWENetwork! And of course, it wouldn't be ECW without at least one Joel Gertner promo...
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 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! Its Time for a Brand New GOLDEN AGE OF GRAPPLING! This week Go back to 1998, Just before many of the ECW Mainstays were stolen away by bigger companies! To a time when New Jack was perpetually attacking Jack Victory at random. When Axl Rotten bragged about not listening to doctors as Masato Tanaka and Balls Mahoney go for the tag Titles! A time when Bill Alfonso's Whistle blowing finally spread to the audience causing a Vuvuzela like irritant! And when Tammy Lynn Sytch was in the middle of her infamous feud with Tammy Lynn Bitch!
Ladies and Gentleman, Boys and Girls and Non-Binary folks, I have a deep philosophical question to ask you. What happens when the competition is over? Where does a conquering company go after there is nothing left to conquer? That is the question facing the WWF in the year of 2001. So gather together and listen as we recount the influx of underwhelming talent from WCW, The first ever Tag Team Bra and Panties match, and the Inaugural Brawl, A confusing mish-mash of a one-fall match that ends with zero regard for any of the newly introduced talent!
Brothers and Sisters Gather Close! Let us go back to the time of 1998. When the Attitude Era was in full swing, and the Roster of the Forefathers of the Attitude Era, ECW, Was not yet depleted! Witness the human destruction when the Uncaring, Hurricane-of-High-Spots, Mike Awesome meets the unkillable spirit of Masato Tanaka! Listen to the fount of informative wisdom that is Francine on Color Commentary! And Be BAFFLED by the curiously inconsistent role of referees in the land of Extreme!
Welcome, Welcome! Step Right up to the Golden Age of Grappling! Hear all about a dark time in the land of WWE. When Mr. McMahon was ECW Champion in a Du-Rag. When monster after monster lined up to challenge Super Cena. And when a one armed Ric Flair out-wrestled an entire roster!
Welcome, Welcome, One and All! To the Golden Age of Grappling, This week we go to the LAND OF EXTREME! ECW for the most 90's PPV title of all time. ANARCHY RULZ. See Simon Diamond talk about Jazz's chest and weave! Find out just how easy it is to get a title shot against Taz! And explore fully the term "Card Subject to Change"!
Welcome! Welcome One and All! Large and Small, Beautiful and Freakish! All are admitted to the Golden Age of Grappling! Hear almost every ECW Original be beaten! Witness the origination of a brand new Rule Set for matches to be contested under! See a man who can sit on his own face!
This week we reviewed ECW's December to Dismember from 2006. Widely known as being one of the worst PPV's of all time and the Death nail in the WWE's ECW Experiment. Find out if the reputation is deserved or not on this weeks podcast!