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VOC Nation takes you behind the scenes for the greatest moments in wrestling history. Join us for exclusive access to great personalities, including Brady Hicks (PWI mag, ECWA), Stro Maestro (WCW), Brian Ferguson, Bill Apter (PWI mag), Ken Resnick (WWE, AWA), Shelly Martinez (WWE, Impact), Wes Brisco (WWE, Impact), Manny Fernandez (NWA), and more. Plus alums such as Bobby Fish, Steve Corino, Chaz Warrington, and more. Subscribe for free on your favorite app and visit us on Twitter!

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    • 4.7 • 31 Ratings

VOC Nation takes you behind the scenes for the greatest moments in wrestling history. Join us for exclusive access to great personalities, including Brady Hicks (PWI mag, ECWA), Stro Maestro (WCW), Brian Ferguson, Bill Apter (PWI mag), Ken Resnick (WWE, AWA), Shelly Martinez (WWE, Impact), Wes Brisco (WWE, Impact), Manny Fernandez (NWA), and more. Plus alums such as Bobby Fish, Steve Corino, Chaz Warrington, and more. Subscribe for free on your favorite app and visit us on Twitter!

    Wrestling with History - AEW Jumps the Shark on Dynamite

    Wrestling with History - AEW Jumps the Shark on Dynamite

    Wrestling with History returns to VOC Nation in a brand new format. The Voice of Choice Bruce Wirt reunites with his Philadelphia radio co-host Nemar Wells to look at the past, present, and future of pro wrestling.
    This episode: The Voice of Choice Bruce Wirt gives a passionate speech about the importance of AEW for the overall health of wrestling, and how the 4/10/24 episode of Dynamite could have ruined wrestling for a generation.
    VOC Nation takes you behind the scenes for the greatest moments in wrestling history. Subscribe and hear new content and an amazing archive of footage from the greatest personalities in wrestling, including Brady Hicks (PWI mag, ECWA), Stro Maestro (WCW), Brian Ferguson, Bill Apter (PWI mag), Ken Resnick (WWE, AWA), Shelly Martinez (WWE, Impact), Wes Brisco (WWE, Impact), Manny Fernandez (NWA), and more. Subscribe for free on your favorite app and visit us on Twitter!
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    • 18 min
    Wrestlemania Wrap: Dave Meltzer Killed Wrestling

    Wrestlemania Wrap: Dave Meltzer Killed Wrestling

    Wrestling with History returns to VOC Nation in a brand new format. The Voice of Choice Bruce Wirt reunites with his Philadelphia radio co-host Nemar Wells to look at the past, present, and future of pro wrestling.
    This episode: The WWH duo hits on the ambiance around Wrestlemania, and how the product has changed so drastically over the years. This week's show spends a lot of time on Dave Meltzer and the other dirt sheets bad influence on the product over the years, creating performers that are more interested in Meltzer's ratings then they are interested in drawing new fans to the product, and creating "super" fans that are just there to play along with the music, the chants, and the high spots.
    VOC Nation takes you behind the scenes for the greatest moments in wrestling history. Subscribe and hear new content and an amazing archive of footage from the greatest personalities in wrestling, including Brady Hicks (PWI mag, ECWA), Stro Maestro (WCW), Brian Ferguson, Bill Apter (PWI mag), Ken Resnick (WWE, AWA), Shelly Martinez (WWE, Impact), Wes Brisco (WWE, Impact), Manny Fernandez (NWA), and more. Subscribe for free on your favorite app and visit us on Twitter!
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    • 1 hr 11 min
    IN THE ROOM - Sleep Over Cody

    IN THE ROOM - Sleep Over Cody

    Live, Tuesday nights at 7:30PM ET on vocnation.com, it's IN THE ROOM! ITR features topics introduced by the panel, your calls, PWI's Brady Hicks, and WCW's Maestro. This week: Brady and the crew recap an exhausting WWE week in Philadelphia, in particular looking at Smackdown, the Hall of Fame, WrestleMania, and "New Era" of Raw. How much have things really changed? Call in to any live show on VOC Nation by visiting callvoc.com from the incognito browser on your phone, tablet, or computer!
    Full Video Episode Available for only $3/mo at www.vocnation.com! Subscribers also get commercial free audio and video of Wrestling with History featuring Bill Apter and Ken Resnick, In the Room featuring PWI's Brady Hicks and former WCW Star the Maestro, No BS with The Bull Manny Fernandez, and more!
    VOC Nation takes you behind the scenes of your favorite moments in pro wrestling history. Notable show hosts include legendary pro wrestling journalist Bill Apter, former WWE/TNA star Shelly Martinez, former WWE and AWA broadcaster Ken Resnick, former WCW performer The Maestro, former TNA Impact talent Wes Brisco, Pro Wrestling Illustrated’s Brady Hicks, independent pro wrestling and Fireball Run star Sassy Stephie, and more!
    Since 2010, VOC Nation has brought listeners into the minds of the biggest stars in pro wrestling and entertainment. Subscribe to the podcasts for free on most major directories, and visit vocnation.com for live programming. Subscribe to premium - only $3/mo - for commercial full commercial free audio and video episodes. Exclusive access to 50 years of Bill Apter's interview archives is available for a nominal charge. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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    • 1 hr 51 min
    WCW Retro - 4/4/2024

    WCW Retro - 4/4/2024

    Live, Thursday nights at 8PM ET on vocnation.com, it's WCW Retro! Join WCW’s Stro Maestro for a special look back at all things professional wrestling, including WWE, NXT, AEW, and … a look back at WCW! Howard Morgan is at the reigns and taking your calls. Please continue to pray for Stro Maestro's continued recovery. Call into any live VOC Nation program by visiting http://CallVOC.com from the incognito browser on your phone, tablet, or computer.
    VOC Nation takes you behind the scenes of your favorite moments in pro wrestling history.
    Notable show hosts include legendary pro wrestling journalist Bill Apter, former WWE/TNA star Shelly Martinez, former WWE and AWA broadcaster Ken Resnick, former WCW performer The Maestro, former TNA Impact talent Wes Brisco, Pro Wrestling Illustrated’s Brady Hicks, independent pro wrestling and Fireball Run star Sassy Stephie, and more!
    Since 2010, VOC Nation has brought listeners into the minds of the biggest stars in pro wrestling and entertainment. Subscribe to the podcasts for free on most major directories, and visit vocnation.com for live programming.
    Subscribe to premium - only $3/mo - for commercial full commercial free audio and video episodes. Exclusive access to 50 years of Bill Apter's interview archives is available for a nominal charge.
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    • 1 hr 41 min
    Will There Be a Dusty Finish at Wrestlemania? Bet on it!

    Will There Be a Dusty Finish at Wrestlemania? Bet on it!

    Wrestling with History returns to VOC Nation in a brand new format. The Voice of Choice Bruce Wirt reunites with his Philadelphia radio co-host Nemar Wells to look at the past, present, and future of pro wrestling.
    This episode: While many fans are hoping and expecting Cody to win the WWE Universal Championship at Wrestlemania, people may not be ready for what might come next. The Dusty finish - where the babyface gets what everyone thinks is a triumphant victory, only to have it snatched away - has been part of wrestling for decades. Will we see Wrestlemania end with a Rhodes family staple?
    VOC Nation takes you behind the scenes for the greatest moments in wrestling history. Subscribe and hear new content and an amazing archive of footage from the greatest personalities in wrestling, including Brady Hicks (PWI mag, ECWA), Stro Maestro (WCW), Brian Ferguson, Bill Apter (PWI mag), Ken Resnick (WWE, AWA), Shelly Martinez (WWE, Impact), Wes Brisco (WWE, Impact), Manny Fernandez (NWA), and more. Subscribe for free on your favorite app and visit us on Twitter!
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    • 24 min
    Best Wrestling Angle Ever

    Best Wrestling Angle Ever

    Wrestling with History returns to VOC Nation in a brand new format. The Voice of Choice Bruce Wirt reunites with his Philadelphia radio co-host Nemar Wells to look at the past, present, and future of pro wrestling.
    This episode: Has the Bloodline Story - Including the Addition of the Rock - Become the Greatest Angle in Wrestling History?
    VOC Nation takes you behind the scenes for the greatest moments in wrestling history. Subscribe and hear new content and an amazing archive of footage from the greatest personalities in wrestling, including Brady Hicks (PWI mag, ECWA), Stro Maestro (WCW), Brian Ferguson, Bill Apter (PWI mag), Ken Resnick (WWE, AWA), Shelly Martinez (WWE, Impact), Wes Brisco (WWE, Impact), Manny Fernandez (NWA), and more. Subscribe for free on your favorite app and visit us on Twitter!
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    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
31 Ratings

31 Ratings

Paige Jacobson ,

The Bull

Manny is great!

gw4075 ,

Rat boy

The show says it shout interesting things I want to listen but first half he is host whining them they bring in rat boy that’s it am gone this rat boy belongs in a nut house why why u let him on podcast he ruins the whole thing.

GET RID OF RAT BOY. He does belong public speaking he terrible
Thank you. Get to the point !!!

Christopher Harpers ,

Bill Apter

Thanks for giving fans the chance to hear Bill Apter's stories

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