Turnbuckle Throwbacks 392: Content Prostitution

“Leaping” Lanny Poffo Checks in from his residence in Ecuador to wish our Choppy a happy birthday. Checking all things current with AEW once again leaving the boys baffled. NXT tag team heavy moving along with the mens and women’s Dusty classic tournaments. NJPW tour to the road to new beginnings. Phil explains to Jay why AJPW is still viable. The WWE Network merging with NBC’s Peacock channel and the…

Wrestling Night in Canada 021: Dark Side of the Radio

Season three of the always informative, and entertaining, Viceland vehicle “Dark Side Of The Ring” has been announced. As per usual, it’s looking like it’s going to be an absolute ring burner. It’s looking to have more interesting stories that show that what goes on beyond Gorilla is more interesting than what’s going on in the squared circle. So this time around we cracked a couple of our faves and…

Radioactive Metal 640: Beautiful But Deadly – interview with Crystal Viper

Believe it or not, Polish trad metallers Crystal Viper have just dropped their 8th (!!) full lengther. Their Listenable debut “The Cult” just hit the shelves giving the perfect opportunity for vox/axeperson Marta Gabriel to make her RAM debut. We go over the ins and outs of the new album plus we discuss working with Jack Starr’s Burning Starr and the band’s predilection for cover songs. You gotta hear the…

Shining Wizards AEW Dynamite Post Show 44

Ant, Kate and Matt are back with another AEW Dynamite Post Show This is your one stop shop for all things All Elite Wrestling. We catch up with each other before jumping into Being the Elite and Sammy’s Vlog. Then its the Tuesday Night delight, AEW Dark and a little Impact, as the Hardy Party and Tony Khan were on the show again. There is some rankings talk before we…

Shining Wizards 517: Sparks Will Fly Again

It’s Royal Rumble week. Who is Bad Bunny? Matt has zero interest in the event. Tony can’t remember who won it the last few years and Kevin shows brief glimpses of Corporate Kevin. We are joined by Kayla Sparks, who started training at 13 years old, we talk about a variety of topics, from training as a 13 year old to retiring at 17, the Undertaker, The Godfather, the Spice…

Turnbuckle Throwbacks 391: A “Model” Royal Rumble For The Troops

The show opens with a clip borrowed from friend of the show Jason Solomonster paying tribute to the late great baseball legend Hank Aaron and his contribution to pro wrestling. On the current scene AEW giving the boys mixed signals booking wise. NXT showcasing tag team wrestling for the boys AND the gals. NJPW’s road to New Beginning continues and the Undertaker telling Joe Rogan that the current WWE product…

Radioactive Metal presents the 2020 Rammy Awards

2020 was one helluva year! Now we can truly put the year that was in it’s Metal Godz forsaken grave with our annual tradition. The Rammy Awards is our year end take-the-piss-out-of-the-grammy awards. We basically share with all our listeners all of our faves in the categories that mean the most to Metalheads. Such as Fave Band, Album, Song, Live, New/Indie, Comeback and News Story. And of course, our always…

Shining Wizards AEW Dynamite Post Show 43

Its Wednesday You Know What That Means Matt, Kate and Anthony are back to talk all things AEW. We kick off the show talking about the New AEW Figures, Series 4, and there is a heated debate between Matt and Kate about who is in Series 4 and the lack of women in the line. Once that clams down we cover Impact’s Hard to Kill Main Event featuring Kenny &…

Shining Wizards 516: Use the Hatch

It’s Monday. You know what that means. Kevin, Matt and Tony are back, we kick off the show with the crowning of the 2020 Shining Wizards Picks Champion. Once the gloating and shit talking is done, we go over some facts from the 2020 Picks, then dive right into Impact’s Hard to Kill. We cover the card from front to back. Whats the next chapter in AEW vs Impact. Which…

Turnbuckle Throwbacks 390: Shin Vicious

Chops is stuck at work, Jay is remote cause he’s getting over a cold by drinking a bottle of the “good” wine. Phil explains why he shouldn’t do stuff that electricians usually do. Then the boys talking all things current. AEW Dynamite and It’s current direction. NXT results and the ratings between the two Wednesday shows . Tama Tonga shoots on the “Good Brothers” and the boys wonder what’s going…

Wrestling Night in Canada 020: Four More

We started this program by introducing your hosts with the old standard of sharing our “Mount Rushmore” of pro wrestling. But it’s not just the wrestlers that make up this one ring circus. You got your managers. You got your promoters. You got your announcers. Some of these capture as much attention and contribute as much to the overall presentation as their in ring counterparts. So we decided we’d show…

Radioactive Metal 638: We’re All Fvcked! – interview with Fvcked And Bound

As 2020 started to wind down, the prevailing sentiment seemed to be that with the new year all the negativity will disappear and all will be hunky-dory. But as this week unfolded, 2021 seems to be picking right up where we left off. Enter our “Creature Feature”. The concept behind Seattle bashers Fvcked And Bound is very apropos. We’re all fvcked! And bound! And we’ve enlisted axeman Brian McCelland to…

Shining Wizards 515: Maestro’s Birthday Christmas.

January 11th, 2021, its the Mikko Maestro Birthday Bash Boys are ready to celebrate and kick off the show with Kevin’s Top 5 List of Greatest Royal Rumble Eliminations that DIDN’T win the Rumble. Someone how we get into talking about Shawn Michaels from 1997, and that leads us down an interesting rabbit hole. We are then joined by the special guest Mr Mikko Maestro to celebrate his birthday. We…

Turnbuckle Throwbacks 389: 1986 – When It All Made Sense

The first show of 2021 sees the boys opening with all things current. First up AEW with the Good Brothers invading Dynamite and helping Kenny Omega “clean” up his competition. NXT “New Years Evil” and the return of Kross. Phil asks if Kyle O’Reilly is ready to become a superstar? NJPW’s Wrestle Kingdom 15, the fall out of the possibly departing Jay White and the future of the Bullet Club….

Wrestling Night in Canada 019: 2020 – Goodbye, Farewell and Eff You!!

This latest episode of WNIC was easy enough to book. Right now there is only two things of importance in the Wrasslin’ world. First up, Mr. Brodie Lee. The wrestling community is saddened by the loss of this great man. He was/is so universally respected the outpouring of emotion is staggering. Those same emotions were felt in the WNIC offices as well. So we took the time to pay tribute…

Radioactive Metal 637: Diamonds Are Forever – interview with Brian Tatler (Diamond Head)

In general, 2020 may have been a crap year. Here at the RAM offices the year will be a memorable one for the number of awesome artists that gave us a moment of their time. We’re going to keep the Crazy Train on the right track this year starting with this week’s legendary “Creature Feature”. The influence of the mighty Diamond Head is undeniable. Being one of the NWOBHM originals,…