Founded in 2007, Solomonster Sounds Off takes a no-nonsense, yet humorous approach to the biggest stories in pro wrestling with a mix of breaking news, show recaps and analysis, countdowns, listener Q&A and more.
Sound Off 688 - UNDERTAKER PODCAST COMMENTS SPARK CONTROVERSY
This week's show will get people talking. Solomonster remembers Hank Aaron and Larry King and their ties to pro wrestling, plus details on WWE's Superstar Spectacle airing on the network this week... then we deep dive into The Undertaker's controversial comments on The Joe Rogan Experience longing for the days when "men were men" in the locker room and they didn't just play video games, why he feels the WWE product today is a little "soft", Drew McIntyre's response and why both sides are right... thoughts on the intergender match from Smackdown with Sasha Banks... Sting's first AEW match confirmed and the new date for their Revolution PPV... why Triple H's favorite show isn't NXT, it's AEW Dark... predictions for who will win the men's and women's Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic tournaments... and THIS WEEK IN HISTORY talks Hulk Hogan's first title win and Verne Gagne tries to pay The Iron Sheik to break Hogan's leg, why Bret Hart nearly jumped to WCW in 1992, how Vince Russo caused the finish of the 1997 Royal Rumble to be changed and Mike Tyson gets into a shoving match with "COLD STONE" STEVE AUSTIN!Get ONE FREE AUDIO BOOK when you visit audibletrial.com/solomonster and sign up for a 30-day trial!
AEW Dynamite 1/20/21 Review - STING'S FIRST MATCH APPEARS TO BE SET
Solomonster reviews AEW Dynamite for January 20th, a show that had its moments, but on the whole was just not very good. It appears Sting's first cinematic match may be set, Chris Jericho nearly kills himself on a lionsault, Hangman Page rebuffs The Dark Order, the Impact tag team champions make another appearance, and YOUR questions! Support the Sound Off and get an extra THREE MONTHS FREE with EXPRESSVPN when you visit EXPRESSVPN.COM/SOLOMONSTER right now!
Sound Off 687 - MAJOR WRESTLEMANIA NEWS + HEAT ON MUSTAFA ALI?
Solomonster opens with BREAKING NEWS on the dates and locations for the next THREE WRESTLEMANIAS, whether the show will have fans in attendance this year and where Mania 40 should be held... Kenny Omega steps into an Impact Wrestling ring for the first time, when he might take the Impact World title and why he may drop it to MOOSE... news on Dark Side of the Ring and which episode will open season three... Drew McIntyre tests positive for COVID-19, which leads Triple H back to the ring... BACKSTAGE HEAT for Mustafa Ali after his comments on Raw Talk and you'll never guess why... Daniel Bryan using his creative pull to put people over on Smackdown... MSK debuts on NXT, but what does it stand for?... and THIS WEEK IN HISTORY covers the Barber Shop Window incident and Marty Jannetty's arrest, the debut of Monday Night Raw, Stone Cold swerves his own neck surgeon and causes controversy, Eric Bischoff and Fusient Media Ventures announce their intent to buy WCW and then it all falls apart, the most gruesome injury in wrestling history, Daniel Bryan leaves The Wyatt Family and Tessa Blanchard nukes her career with one tweet!Support the Sound Off and get an extra THREE MONTHS FREE with EXPRESSVPN when you visit EXPRESSVPN.COM/SOLOMONSTER right now!
Sound Off Extra - THE TOP 10 BEST PRO WRESTLING MATCHES OF 2020!
As crazy a year as 2020 was, there was no shortage of great pro wrestling matches from WWE, AEW, New Japan and more. In this SOUND OFF EXTRA, Solomonster has selected what he thinks were the 10 best matches of the year and did his best to rank them accordingly, while offering a few honorable mentions at the end. Get ONE FREE AUDIO BOOK when you visit audibletrial.com/solomonster and sign up for a 30-day trial!
AEW Dynamite New Year's Smash Night Two - DARBY ALLIN DEFENDS THE TNT TITLE!
Solomonster recaps Night Two of AEW Dynamite New Year's Smash, featuring a hellacious main event for the TNT title between Darby Allin and Brian Cage, Sting finally gets physical, the Impact tag team champions make their in-ring Dynamite debut, The Inner Circle's resolutions for the new year and Miro battles Chuck Taylor to see who I care less about. Plus, YOUR QUESTIONS on Josh Mathews leaving the Impact announce booth, my Nintendo Switch and more. Support the Sound Off and get an extra THREE MONTHS FREE with EXPRESSVPN when you visit EXPRESSVPN.COM/SOLOMONSTER right now!
Sound Off 686 - PREDICTIONS FOR THE WRESTLING LANDSCAPE IN 2021!
It's the annual SOUND OFF PREDICTIONS SHOW looking back at what I got right, and what I got very wrong in 2020, and what lies ahead in the world of wrestling in 2021 for WWE, AEW, New Japan, the NWA and more. But there's also a TON of other business to dive into, including BILL GOLDBERG challenging Drew McIntyre for the WWE title at the Royal Rumble and the absurd reason why Vince McMahon supposedly felt he had to go with Goldberg... why it should've been Randy Orton in that spot... the SHAME of how WWE portrays its legends on TV... rumors of Jay White LEAVING New Japan for WWE and why I don't think it's going to happen... Marty Scurll GONE from Ring of Honor as his fall from grace is now complete... where this renewed Shinsuke Nakamura push may be leading on Smackdown... Kevin Owens and Roman Reigns NIX the Smackdown debut for Damian Priest?... pitching an idea for Rhea Ripley to WIN the women's Royal Rumble match... THIS WEEK IN HISTORY tackles the debut of WCW Thunder, the Fingerpoke of Doom, ECW airs its final PPV, Triple H blows the roof off MSG and THE MONDAY NIGHT SKIRMISH between Raw and Impact!Support the Sound Off and get an extra THREE MONTHS FREE with EXPRESSVPN when you visit EXPRESSVPN.COM/SOLOMONSTER right now!