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Podcast Roundup (Jan. 31, 2016): Royal Rumble, Charlotte, Dolph Ziggler, more!

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Throughout the week, we here at Cageside have several weekly running podcasts. If you missed anything, didn't know of, or waited until the last minute, here I have compiled everything in one spot. With each entry, I have provided a link to it's original source. There is also quite a number of podcasts hosted by retired veterans, WWE Hall of Famers and long time Pro Wrestling Journalists. Though I cannot possibly throw up everything, I will round up some of the more popular ones, and leave links to others at the very bottom. Feel free to add your favorites or anything I may have missed in the comment section below.

Cageside Podcasts

  • Saturday January 16, 2016

Cageside Speaks! WWE Raids New Japan

Two weeks after the reports came out, we're still digging for details and speculating on possibilities. Four members of the best dang pro wrestling community on the interwebs talk WWE's signing of Nakamura, Styles, Anderson & Gallows.

  • Monday January 25, 2016

Cageside Live! The 'Geno wants to talk Royal Rumble 2016' edition

Sean probably does, too, but he might still be shoveling snow while podcasting about Triple H's big win, AJ Styles WWE debut and a good PPV with a controversial ending. Enjoy the show, and join us back at Cageside Seats to keep the conversation going!

  • Tuesday January 26, 2016

Cageside Live! The 'Take the over' edition (Jan. 25 WWE Raw Review)

Rudo Radio - Episode 30, Featuring Griffin McElroy

On this week's episode:

00:00 – Welcome special guest Griffin McElroy!

06:17 – Let’s talk about the Royal Rumble

11:00 – The last prestigious two spots in the Rumble and the miracle of Damien Sandow

12:17 – Explaining Mark Henry

14:26 – Ambrose vs. Owens was great and WWE babyfaces are garbage

18:27 – Thudbutt, single father raising an eternal Neverland baby

20:52 – An investigation into Dean Ambrose’s jeans

25:03 – Watching the man go through two tables

27:35 – How do you make sweet love to a trombone?

29:16 – Ol’ Rocky comes back and talks to the New Day

30:34 – Griffin doesn’t like tag team matches, or cheating, but loves Bray Wyatt

33:33 – The similarities between wrestling and The Bachelor

36:48 – Becky vs. Charlotte was good except for GROSS OLD RIC FLAIR

39:37 – Perfectly positioned jackets and chairs

43:54 – Disgusting kisses are Ric Flair’s thing

48:29 – The Royal Rumble! 48:50 – AJ Styles’ glorious debut

55:23 – Roman Reigns needs all the help he can get

57:28 – Too much sleeping in the Royal Rumble

1:00:56 – Dismantling Brock Lesnar, the Jimmy Johns sandwich golem

1:06:48 – The also-rans, including R-Truth

1:10:23 – Lucha Underground comes back THIS WEEK and everyone should watch it

1:11:48 – Brock Lesnar’s parade of wonderful suplexes

1:15:23 – Triple H appears to be grossly overstepping his bounds as COO

1:20:03 – Where does the Authority go after WrestleMania?

1:28:23 – Goodbye!


  • Tuesday January 26, 2016

The Steve Austin Show (Clean) - Episode 293 - BSC Champ, Ian Murphy

Ian Murphy defeated Tommy Hackenbruck to become the reigning champ of the Broken Skull Challenge on CMT! So Steve sat down with Ian to find out how he did it. Hear Ian's competition strategy, his training regimen, and how he approached each obstacle on the Skull Buster! He reveals which was most difficult, and which played right into his skill set. You'll also hear about Ian's wrestling days, why he gave up his MMA fighting career, and how he got into scuba & shooting bows!

Sam Robert's Wrestling Podcast - Episode 066 - Charlotte

Charlotte talks about Royal Rumble, Sasha Banks, and her brother, plus the State of Wrestling and Andrew Goldstein joins for Royal Rumble Analysis

  • Wednesday January 27, 2016

The Ross Report - Episode 102 - Royal Rumble Review with Bryan Alvarez

Bryan Alvarez of the Wrestling Observer & Figure Four online joins JR to breakdown the "Royal Rumble!" They're discussing New Day & Francesa 2, Alberto Del Rio, Roman Reigns, Charlotte & Ric Flair, a potential new role for Bayley, AJ Styles, Bray Wyatt vs Brock Lesnar, the chemistry between Steph McMahon and Paul Heyman, and what it ALL means for the road to Wrestlemania 32!

  • Thursday January 28, 2016

The Steve Austin Show (Unleashed) - Episode 294 - Jerry Only of The Misfits

The Misfits lead singer Jerry Only had quite an adventure wrestling for WCW. Hear details of his infamous cage match with Dr. Death, the role Vampiro played in Jerry's pro-wrestling career, and how WCW almost broke up The Misfits! Plus, Jerry's talking about how The Misfits formed, what it was like working with Glenn Danzig & why Glenn ultimately left the band.

  • Friday January 29, 2016

Talk Is Jericho - Episode 217 - CrueCast feat Bubba Dudley & Dolph Ziggler

Bubba Dudley and Dolph Ziggler are die-hard Motley Crue fans, and Dolph even went to the Crue's final show in LA on New Year's Eve. So they hooked up with Y2J to talk a little Crue! Favorite songs, favorite albums, John Corabi, Tommy Lee drum solos and gimmicks, the lean years, the money years, the tour highlights & disappointments, "Dr. Feelgood," "Girls, Girls, Girls," and plenty of stories about meeting their heroes (some better than others).


MLW Radio - MLW Radio is headed by former WWE writer Court Bauer. This website is home to numerous podcasts, such as Kevin Sullivan, Jim Cornette, John Pollock, Court Bauer, MSL, Konnan, "The Writer's Room" w/ Alex Greenfield, Court Bauer and Ed Ferrara, "Talkin Shop", and so much more.

Human Podcast Machine with Taz - Current Sports Entertainment Personality & Multi Time World Champion interviews current wrestling and sports personalities from across the world.

WOOOOO! Nation with Ric Flair - WOOOOOOOOOO! Add a little Flair to your life by joining the Nature Boy every week as he talks pro wrestling, sports, tells stories like only he can, and interviews his celebrity friends. No topic is off limits for Flair during his weekly CBS podcast. Come join WOOOOO! Nation!

The Art of Wrestling - This is Colt Cabana's podcast, and a very popular one. Almost every week he has a guest, and of course Colt's very funny humor.

Cheap Heat - Weekly running podcast hosted by HOT97's Peter Rosenberg and David Shoemaker. Listen as they talk with guests, all of the latest, as well as the past.

Wrestling Observer/Figure Four Online - Bryan Alvarez, Mike Sempervive and Dave Meltzer, need I say more? Linked is the Sticher page with free shows. I highly recommend subscribing to get more content.

In Your Head Wrestling - A new personal favorite of mine, lots of guests and frequent shows. Give IYH a try.

SB Nation Podcasts - Here is everything else SB Nation has to offer.

Once again, if you have anything you think we should put here for everybody else to enjoy, let me know in the comment section.