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Podcast Roundup (Jan. 17, 2016): Ric Flair, Scott Hall, Booker T, 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.


  • Tuesday January 12, 2016

Cageside Live! The 'Planet Brock' edition (WWE Raw review)

Geno Mrosko and Sean Rueter are back to discuss the Jan 4, 2016 edition of Monday Night Raw. Geno starts off by cutting a promo on some thread commenters due to Jericho's controversial and ill timed one-liner. Becky Lynch makes Geno happy again, and with a mediocre Raw, the Royal Rumble is around the corner. We have a new US Champ and is he the next Rey Mysterio? Could Ambrose ever be built to be the next Brian Pillman? Come tune in to the latest Cageside Live!

Cageside Live on Soundcloud and now iTunes!

  • January 13, 2016

Rudo Radio - Ep. 28 - In defense of Micheal Cole

In this episode:

00:00 - Welcome!

01:01 - Shinsuke gets stripped - Who's showing up at the Rumble?

08:28 - Reminder: the 2015 Rumble sucked

20:03 - That was a real weird episode of RAW

21:48 - Sheamus got a face full of blood

23:11 - Chris Jericho gotta go

26:52 - Stephanie dancing is the greatest thing ever

29:30 - Hey, we watched SmackDown last week!

31:07 - Talkin' announcers (AKA in defense of Michael Cole) (AKA HE'S THE GOBLIN KING, MAGGLE)

39:06 - Kalisto wins!

41:26 - Becky and Charlotte hate each other and it rules

43:29 - Oh yeah, Ryback is a Social Outcast maybe!

48:43 - One vs. All actually served a pretty good purpose

53:33 - The NXT/EVOLVE plot thicks

59:36 - Twitter questions! Who is the greatest surprise Rumble entrant of all time?

1:08:47 - Goodbye!


  • Tuesday January 12, 2016

The Steve Austin Show (Clean) - Ep. 289 - Ric Flair

The Nature Boy Ric Flair returns to share some great stories about his life-changing moment with Verne Gagne, traveling with Bobby Heenan, his Championship run, dropping $10k on a limousine, "living the gimmick," and creating his signature robes. He also discusses his relationships with Triple H and Vince McMahon, his daughter's current WWE run, surviving a horrific plane crash, and the best advice he ever got from George Scott.

  • Wednesday January 13, 2015

The Ross Report - Ep. 100 - Steve Austin

Steve Austin celebrates episode 100 with JR! They touch on the neck injury that prematurely ended Steve's pro-wrestling career; the short list of wrestlers that Steve would've liked to work with including Ric Flair; Steve's memories of Wrestlemanias 13, 14, 15, and 17; Steve's thoughts on Roman Reigns, Paul Heyman, The Rock, and John Cena; and whether or not Steve will be at Wrestlemania 32 in Texas come April. They also discuss the upcoming WWE Hall of Fame and who should be inducted, and share the story about the time the two of them shared a car from Tucson to Phoenix!

Talk Is Jericho - Ep. 212 - Freddie Prinze Jr

Actor Freddie Prinze Jr also had a job working for the WWE - twice! He worked as a writer on the creative team, helping with promos & storylines for Jeff Hardy, The Undertaker, and Alberto Del Rio. And he also served as WWE acting coach, working with the talent roster including Big Show and The Miz! Freddie's talking about his relationship with Vince McMahon, the nickname that John Cena first gave him, and what prompted him to leave WWE. He also talking about losing his famous father as a baby, growing up in the world of martial arts thanks to his godfather (& sparring with Chuck Norris), and what prompted him to leave Hollywood and the limelight behind.

You're Welcome! With Chael Sonnen - Ep. 66 - Razor Ramon (Scott Hall)

Professional wrestler Scott "Razor Ramon" Hall, talks about never winning the the championship belt, what his relationship with Vince McMahon was like, and how he influenced professional wrestler Sting.

Sam Roberts Wrestling Podcast - Ep. 064 - Hurricane Helms

Hurricane Helms talks about the last days of WCW and transitioning to WWE, and Katie Linendoll joins for the State of Wrestling.

  • Thursday January 14, 2016

The Steve Austin Show (Unleashed!) - Ep. 290 - Live From 316 Gimmick Street

Steve Austin is back at 316 Gimmick Street, and does he have a tale to tell about how he made it back from the BSR to Marina Del Rey, CA! He also has some thoughts on Ted DiBiase, the rumored 2016 Ford Bronco, the Alabama Crimson Tide & Clemson Tigers, and the WWE's camera work. Plus, the latest update on Shona!

  • Friday January 15, 2016

Talk Is Jericho - Ep. 213 - Booker T

Booker T has his own promotion, "Reality Of Wrestling," & is talking all about it on TIJ! He's also talking about his Hall Of Fame career with WCW, WWE, and TNA! Hear the story behind his classic grocery store fight with Stone Cold Steve Austin, the "Harlem Heat" tag team with his older brother Stevie Ray, what Dusty Rhodes did for his career, teaching The Undertaker to do the "spinaroonie," and whether or not Booker T will ever return to the wrestling ring!


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.

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