Phil Schneider and guests discuss Bloody Wrestling Matches from his book. Way of the Blade: 100 of the Greatest Bloody Matches in Wrestling History available on Amazon
Moondogs vs. Fabulous Ones with Steve Keirn
Phil is joined by the legendary Fabulous One Steve Keirn to talk about the Fabs vs. The Moondogs from June 13th 1983. Steve tells some incredible stories including shooting on the Road Warriors, riots in Guatamala, his feud with Bob Roop and nearly dying in the ring.
Fujinami vs. Maeda with Ian Douglass
Phil is joined by wrestling author Ian Douglass as we discuss Tatsumi Fujinami vs. Akira Maeda from New Japan 6/12/86. We discusses the history of Japanese wrestling, the greatness of the UWF vs. NJ feud and Ian's upcoming book on Bahamian wrestling.
Fujiwara vs. Yamazaki with Childs Walker
Phil talks with Baltimore Sun sports writer Childs Walker about Yoshiaki Fujiwara vs. Kazuo Yamazaki from UWF Reborn 7/24/89. We talk a lot about the sublime Yoshiaki Fujiwara and whether this match is his masterpiece and even talk a bit about 2021 major league wrestling!
Gangstas vs. Thugs with Oliver Bateman
Phil is joined by Oliver Bateman from the Ringer and Men's Health to talk about the wild SMW brawl between the Gangstas and the Thugs from 5/20/95. We talk about Oliver's New Jack and Tracey Smothers obits, 80s Steroid bodies, the button pushing promos of New Jack and more!
Funaki vs. Nakano with Jonathan Snowden
Phil is joined by author, MMA historian and Hybrid Shoot publisher Jon Snowden to talk about Matsakatsu Funaki vs. Testuo Nakano from UWF Reborn 7/24/89. We talk about publishing a book, the history of shoot-style wrestling and MMA, how much of MMA is fixed and why Funaki tried to shoot on Bob Backlund
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Morton vs. Flair with Lars Frederiksen
Phil talks with punk rock legend Lars Frederiksen from Rancid about Ric Flair vs. Ricky Morton from The Great American Bash on July 5th 1986. We talk about NWA wrestling, what made Flair and Morton special, how pro-wrestling and making a set list are similar and Lars's history in punk and as a wrestling fan.
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