PWTORCH.COM

Select List of Articles by Category Type



CONTACT US

 JUMP TO VIP SITE

VIP SIGN-UP INFO

JUMP TO MMATORCH

SEARCH PWTORCH

UGO AFFILIATE

A PROUD UGO AFFILIATE SINCE 1999


PWTorch is customized for your mobile phone such as your Blackberry. Just enter www.pwtorch.com on your phone's browser and choose the "Mobile" option. Samsung Omnia II users, download our free Widget. Apple iPhone users, download our free PWTorch App (search "pwtorch")



 

MCNEILL'S TAKE

VIP - MITCHELL FEATURE: Chris Jericho In The Smoky Mountains: Another View (#1003)

Dec 19, 2007 - 3:04:40 PM


By Bruce Mitchell, Torch columnist

BRUCE MITCHELL FEATURE
Original Headline: "Chris Jericho In The Smoky Mountains: Another View"
Original Publish Date: December 22, 2007
Pro Wrestling Torch Newsletter #1003


Note: I've known K.C. O'Connor for twenty years, since the days when he was a teenager and a part of the "Front Row, Section D" regulars who faithfully attended the monthly wrestling shows at the Greensboro Coliseum in the '80s until the early-'90s. K.C. fit right in with us and had a real ringside ability to get under the skin of wrestlers like the late Eddie Gilbert and Ron Simmons (Psycho Sid Eudy once hocked a loogie at him after K.C. accurately critiqued his wrestling ability). K C. was more than just another smart-ass, though. It turned out he was, and is, a real student of the sport.

Jim Cornette was so impressed after spending just a couple of hours watching a Clash of the Champions with him one night (the old TBS two hour WCW wrestling specials - kind of a quarterly predecessor to Monday Night Raw) that he hired K.C. to be one of his assistants in his fledgling Smoky Mountain Wrestling promotion. K.C. had never worked a day in the pro wrestling business before Cornette gave him the job.

He moved to Tennessee shortly after and spent a few years driving up and down the two-lane highways and dirt roads for Cornette, doing every behind the scenes dirt job there was to do for the promotion. I even spent a week traveling with him, attending the Smoky Mountain Wrestling "Bluegrass Brawl" in Pikeville, Kentucky - featuring the Final Conflict Loser Leave Town Cage Match between Jim Cornette's Heavenly Bodies and the Rock & Roll Express. It was one of the best, hottest shows I ever attended. K.C., the ringside attendant that night, even knocked Cornette down at the cage door at the climax of the match, saving the day for Ricky 'n' Robert, which was a little ironic seeing as Jimmy Del Ray of the Heavenly Bodies was one of his roommates.

Then one day he called to tell me that Cornette had just attacked his car with a baseball bat, something about a dispute over back pay and a video camera.

K.C. is now a successful real estate broker in Wyoming and recently emailed me asking for some book and DVD recommendations. I had just finished Jericho's memoir and told him he ought to get it first, since K.C's name was actually on the lease of the apartment in Morristown that Chris Jericho lived in while in SMW and described so vividly in the book.

A week and a half later, I received the following email:


I'm 270 pages into Jericho's book, up till his working in WAR.

If the chapters on his time in SMW are any indication, he's taken as many creative liberties in his memoirs as every other bullshit artist before him.

I couldn't care less that he says the house was Anthony's, (Anthony Michael, one of the original Dudleys in ECW) when Anthony moved in with me after Del Ray moved out. It's irrelevant that he thinks he was invited to stay in my house and Rex and Bruiser weren't. Corny was the one who asked me, not Brian Hildebrand. Brian had his own place and said, "no," when Corny asked him to put Jericho up.

***image1***It's flat out false that he almost came to blows with Bruiser and Bruiser liked him. He piped off one time in the car and Bruiser shut him up with one line, end of story. I mean, really, we're supposed to believe he was gonna challenge Bruiser f---ing Bedlam to a fight over dirty dishes? Please! Whenever Bruiser went back to Hamilton for a few days, he made it clear to me that I could use his Jeep, but Chris wasn't allowed to touch it.

Bruiser particularly thought Jericho was the one guy in the locker room that would be voted most likely to "Honk On Bobo." (I will give Y2J for reminding me of that K9 classic, as I'd forgotten that one...) Bruiser especially thought Jericho was a piece of shit when he wouldn't cover me one night at Subway, when Chris was pulling down $900 a week while I was driving him around without being reimbursed for gas, and I was making $150 a week.

He never drove Murdoch around. That was my responsibility, to chauffeur Capt. Redneck. Jimmy would never ask his hot young babyface to drive his guest lead heel around for the tour. Kayfabe, ya know? Jericho heard me and Del Ray telling the story at home of tossing the beer bottles out the window as we were the ones in the car with Murdoch every night.

Same for the roaches in Boo's (Balls Mahoney) bed. He must have heard that from Anthony after he left, because Boo came in after Jericho was gone. And it was Anthony and D-Lo (Brown) that found the roaches. I was gone by then, too, and I left six months after Chris.

He didn't tape Corny at the drive thru, either, although he was in the car that night. J.R. Benson and Ron Hed, the sickies from CA, taped it. The Strange Kentucky People tape is 100 percent true. Even down to R&R and Jesus pics in the living room. Scariest thing I've ever seen.

I'm glad he admitted he had a shit attitude and f---ed Jimmy by not working the gimmick tables. He took, mocked, and gave nothing back to the company. Lance at least stuck around and worked with Brian Lee for $150 a night that summer. And Morristown wasn't a dry county; he just wouldn't go out with us. Del Ray and I invited him several times to the club in Mo-town, where we both got drunk and laid often. Even the Macho Man hit the club with us, but not Chris.

Yes, their videos did nothing for them. They were abysmal in theory and in fact.

Yes, the penalty box matches were a stupid idea and poorly executed.

Yes, he did skip a show one-night claiming car troubles when he really went to Nashville for a KISS reunion concert.

Yes, he used steroids. I saw the needles in his room and heard him talking to Bruiser about getting more.

Yes, he did kick it with a vampire stripper at the Mouse's Ear. Anthony and I goaded him all night to approach her. It was the only girl we saw him talk to the whole time we were there. He did leave with her.

The rest of this article is available exclusively to PWTorch VIP Members as part of this week's new PWTorch Newsletter. The 16-page print newsletter is also published online at PWTorch.com's member's website each week featuring the VIP-exclusive Newswire, Wade Keller's cover story, Torch Talk interviews, other exclusive staff columns, Keller's VIP-exclusive PPV and TV reports with match star ratings, Wade Keller's End Notes, and more. VIP membership also includes:

-The Daily Keller Hotline and over 30 other VIP Audio Shows per month.

-Eight complete PWTorch Newsletter back issues from "Five Years Ago This Week" and "Ten Years Ago This Week" posted online for the first time ever, joining hundreds of other previously posted PWTorch Newsletter back issues dating back to the early 1990s through the early 2000s.

-Access to the PWTorch VIP Forum with daily interaction with the PWTorch staff and other well-informed PWTorch VIP members.

-Access to the PWTorch Appendix with a wide variety of reference articles and collections.

-Access to hundreds of previous audio updates, audio shows, and Torch Talk interview audio files.

-An ad-free version of the PWTorch.com Main Listing.

-VIP Email Express reports PPVs and TV shows by Wade Keller and VIP-exclusive Roundtables reviews PPVs and TV shows, plus occasional "Breaking News" emails for the biggest stories during the year.

For VIP subscription pricing info and to learn how to get Four-Days-Free of VIP membe


Send feedback on this article to pwtorch@gmail.com and we'll regularly publish reader feedback in the "Torch Feedback" category on the Main Listing.

For more BREAKING NEWS on WWE, TNA...
VISIT OUR AFFILIATE - PROWRESTLING.NET

For UFC & MMA NEWS & BLOGS:
VISIT OUR SISTER SITE - MMATORCH.COM

Upgrade to PWTorch VIP:

 DETAILS & SIGN-UP INFO (rates now as low as $2.99/month)

More Recent MCNEILL'S TAKE Articles
[an error occurred while processing this directive]

(c) 1999-2010 TDH Communications Inc. - All rights reserved.

STAFF PICKS - TOP TEN RECENT ARTICLES
LATEST WWE NEWS: Smackdown SPOILERS, Raw TV ratings, Sting on WWE Network, WM30 buys info, WWE tributes Warrior on Raw, off-air Raw happenings, Extreme Rules line-up, more
TUESDAY’S ASK PWTORCH STAFF: If WWE honored Bret Hart’s 20 year contract, would Austin have been as big of a star? Is it getting too tough to get a heel over who fans really despise? Biggest shock ever? Chikara? Kendrick?
CALDWELL'S WWE RAW RESULTS 4/14: Complete "virtual-time" coverage of live Raw - Warrior tribute, latest WM30 fall-out
WWE NEWS: Report - Ultimate Warrior cause of death
AUDIO: "Stone Cold" Steve Austin Interview w/Keller on Thursday's PWTorch Livecast (4/10) now available



PWTORCH FREE AUDIO SHOWS
AUDIO: Tuesday PWTorch Livecast (4/15) now available - Wade Keller & Jason Powell of Prowrestling.net
AUDIO: Monday PWTorch Livecast (4/14) now available - Bruce Mitchell & Travis Bryant
AUDIO: Friday PWTorch Livecast (4/11) now available - James Caldwell & Greg Parks
AUDIO: "Stone Cold" Steve Austin Interview w/Keller on Thursday's PWTorch Livecast (4/10) now available
AUDIO: Wednesday PWTorch Livecast (4/9) now available - McNeill hosts All-Star Panel
AUDIO: Tuesday PWTorch Livecast (4/8) now available - Wade Keller & Jason Powell of Prowrestling.net

PWTORCH INSTANT POLL

D-BRYAN POLL: Among active stars, who should Daniel Bryan's first title defense be against?
Triple H
Randy Orton
Batista
Kane
Bray Wyatt
John Cena
Cesaro
  


BRYAN POLL: Will Daniel Bryan actually headline even one PPV during his WWE World Title reign?
Yes! Yes! Yes!
Maybe, might be like C.M. Punk as WWE champ
(Team) Hell No!
  


RAW POLL 4/14: Monday's Raw was...
Good Show
Bad Show
Middle of the Road
Did Not Watch Enough To Form Opinion
Did Not Watch The Show
  




RAW POLL 4/14: What do you think of Evolution re-forming?
Good move to refresh Hunter, Orton, Batista
Indifferent to it
Bad move; feels like old hat
  

VOTE IN OR SEE RESULTS OF PREVIOUS POLLS

UPCOMING MAJOR EVENTS

SELECT LIST OF ARTICLES BY CATEGORY

ARTICLES GROUPED BY CATEGORY
NEWS REPORTS
ALERT - NEW HALF-PRICE VIP SALE - CURRENT VIP MEMBERS TELL YOU WHY YOU SHOULD SIGN UP, WHY IT'S A GREAT COMPANION TO WWE NETWORK
WWE NEWS: Triple H returns for Week 28 of sit-down interview series - Bryan as WWE champ, Shield feud, Evolution
WWE NEWS: Raw script leak - several roster updates, including injuries, time off, heel or face?, Zayn call-up?, more
WWE NEWS: Raw script leak - big change to key TV segment, plus who are the backstage producers?
WWE NEWS: Night of Champions venue, upcoming PPV schedule
WARRIOR NEWS: Warrior's widow releases letter on Warrior's death, Raw tribute, HOF speech, more
WWE NEWSWIRE: Piper "uncomfortable" with Legends House?, MLB team "Yes!ing," Ross blogs on Raw, split crew overseas, how much Internet is the Network consuming?
TNA NEWSWIRE: Where is EY taking the TNA Title?, Ross evaluates TNA's talent contracts, Sabin joins IWF
NEWSWIRE: Styles & Hardy on iPPV this Friday, Shelley making AIW debut, Jacobs doc, Lucha to the ECW Arena
WWE NETWORK: Wednesday, April 16 Schedule (Warrior Week continues, WM30 Fallout, Summerslam '92)
VIDEOS: Jeff Hardy as Jeff Hardy in Hardys-Briscoes promo, Credible's newest "101," Pearce on "On the Mark" parody show
WWE NEWS: Smackdown SPOILERS 4/18 - full results for Friday's TV show, plus bonus main event result
PPV REPORTS
KYGHT'S PPV EVALUATION - WWE WrestleMania 30: Best & Worst Match, Biggest Surprise, What Will Mania Be Remembered For?, Updated 2014 PPV Rankings
WRESTLEMANIA 30 PPV RESULTS (Hour 4): Complete "virtual-time" coverage of WWE Title main event, Divas Title
WRESTLEMANIA 30 PPV RESULTS (Hour 3): Complete "virtual-time" coverage of Undertaker vs. Lesnar Streak match
WRESTLEMANIA 30 PPV RESULTS (Hour 2): Complete "virtual-time" coverage of Cena vs. Bray, big moment for Cesaro in the Andre Battle Royal, Shield vs. Outlaws
WRESTLEMANIA 30 PPV RESULTS (Hour 1): Complete "virtual-time" coverage of Bryan vs. Hunter, Hogan & Austin & Rock open PPV
WRESTLEMANIA 30 PPV RESULTS (Pre-Show): Complete "virtual-time" coverage of Tag Title match, big face turn, more
CALDWELL'S NJPW PPV RESULTS 4/6: Complete "virtual-time" coverage of "Invasion Attack 2014" - Nakamura regains IC Title, A.J. Styles big angle, new NWA tag champions, more
IPPV RESULTS: 4/5 DGUSA "Mercury Rising 2014" - RADICAN'S Report on Gargano vs. Low Ki, six-man tournament, Teddy Hart changes course of entire show, more
IPPV RESULTS - 4/4 DGUSA in New Orleans, La.: RADICAN'S Report on historic main event result, Hero vs. Tanaka, more
IPPV RESULTS - 4/4 Wrestling Odyssey in New Orleans, La.: RADICAN'S report on Hero defending EVOLVE Title, stand-out CZW Title match, more title matches
KYGHT'S PPV EVALUATION - TNA Lockdown: Best/Worst Match, Biggest Surprise/Letdown, updated 2014 PPV Rankings
RADICAN'S ROH "12th Anniversary" Report 2/21: The Decade-Mark Briscoe & Alexander & Page, ReDragon-Adrenaline Rush, Hero-Cole
TV REPORTS
CALDWELL'S WWE RAW RESULTS 4/14: Complete "virtual-time" coverage of live Raw - Warrior tribute, latest WM30 fall-out
METZGER'S ROH TV REPORT 4/12: Lethal captures ROH TV Title and turns heel, The Streak continues
PARKS'S WWE SMACKDOWN REPORT 4/11: Ongoing "virtual time" coverage of Friday show, including Daniel Bryan & The Usos vs. Kane, Batista, and Randy Orton
JAMES'S WWE SUPERSTARS REPORT 4/10: Kofi vs. Titus main event, Ziggler loses to Ryback
JAMES'S WWE NXT REPORT 4/10 - Week 93: Bo Dallas breaks down, Mojo gets hyped, Neville-Brodus feud continues, more
CALDWELL'S TNA IMPACT RESULTS 4/10: Complete "virtual-time" coverage of Orlando Impact - new TNA World champion
CALDWELL'S TV REPORT: Daniel Bryan's must-see "Journey to WrestleMania 30" WWE Network Special
CALDWELL'S WWE MAIN EVENT RESULTS 4/8: Shield vs. Wyatts six-man tag, Ziggler vs. Swagger, Rusev, WM30 fall-out
CALDWELL'S WWE RAW RESULTS 4/7: Complete "virtual-time" coverage of live Raw - WM30 fall-out, WWE Title match teaser, Bryan's first night as champ, Warrior, more
METZGER'S ROH TV REPORT 4/5: Young Bucks capture ROH Tag Titles, Hero vs. Strong, Overall Reax
CALDWELL'S WWE HALL OF FAME REPORT 4/5: Complete "virtual-time" coverage of HOF ceremony & Red Carpet
PARKS'S WWE SMACKDOWN REPORT 4/4: Ongoing "virtual time" coverage of Friday show, including final hype for Wrestlemania, cut-ins from Fan Axxess
OPINION & ANALYSIS
VOTE: Who should be Daniel Bryan's first title defense?
TUESDAY’S ASK PWTORCH ALL-STAR PANEL: Could Undertaker skip a year and return at WM32 in Dallas? What wrestling moment shocked you the most? Can a heel get over with traditional heat these days? Is it time to turn Cena heel now?
TUESDAY’S ASK PWTORCH ALL-STAR PANEL: Could Undertaker skip a year and return at WM32 in Dallas? What wrestling moment shocked you the most? Is it time to turn Cena heel now? Can a heel get over with traditional heat these days?
TUESDAY’S ASK PWTORCH STAFF: Is it getting too tough to get a heel over who fans really despise? If WWE honored Bret Hart’s 20 year contract, would Austin have been as big of a star? Biggest shock ever? Chikara? Kendrick?
TUESDAY’S ASK PWTORCH STAFF: If WWE honored Bret Hart’s 20 year contract, would Austin have been as big of a star? Is it getting too tough to get a heel over who fans really despise? Biggest shock ever? Chikara? Kendrick?
VOTE: Will Bryan actually headline a WWE PPV during his reign?
RAW POLLS: Vote on Monday's show; what do you think of Evolution re-forming?
MONDAY'S ASK PWTORCH ALL-STAR PANEL: Would a Talking Dead style post-show work after WWE shows? Did McMahon end Streak to overshadow Bryan's win? Is now finally the time for a Cena heel turn? Is WWE banking too much on Reigns?
MONDAY'S ASK PWTORCH ALL-STAR PANEL: Would a Talking Dead style post-show work after WWE shows? Did McMahon end Streak to overshadow Bryan's win? Is WWE banking too much on Reigns? Is now finally the time for a Cena heel turn?
MONDAY'S ASK PWTORCH STAFF: Has Heyman surpassed Heenan? Does WWE regret having Lesnar lose to Cena in his first return WWE match? Does WWE grossly overhype the success Lesnar had in UFC? What would you say to this TNA question?
MONDAY'S ASK PWTORCH STAFF: Does WWE regret having Lesnar lose to Cena in his first return WWE match? Does WWE grossly overhype the success Lesnar had in UFC? Has Heyman surpassed Heenan? What would you say to this TNA question?
SATURDAY’S ASK PWTORCH STAFF: Has there ever been a more shocking moment than Lesnar pinning Taker? Might Taker skip a year and wrestle at WM32? Do the Wyatts and Shield need belts? Have there ever been more factions in WWE?
THE SPECIALISTS
TUCKER ON RAW 4/14: WWE sets the path for Extreme Rules, but is it an interesting path?
COLLECTIBLES COLUMN: How the Collector's Market Has Reacted to Ultimate Warrior's Death
APR. 14 IN HISTORY: This 1997 Raw episode captures why WWF/E was struggling against WCW
EATON'S PERSPECTIVE OF THE COMMON FAN: WrestleMania 30 Aftermath - Bryan, Youth Movement, Network, more
VALENTINO'S MAGIC, MEMORIES & MANIA - Live At WrestleMania 30 Ratings: From a Magical Opening to the Worst Moment in WrestleMania History
CHIVERTON'S NXT SCOUTING REPORT: New Rankings, plus which Main Roster call-ups are most likely to succeed?
VALENTINO'S MAGIC, MEMORIES, AND MANIA: Live at the 2014 WWE Hall of Fame for Ultimate Warrior's finale, Razor's coolness, and Jake's epic storytelling
COLLECTIBLES COLUMN: How WrestleMania & Raw affected WWE stars's memorabilia - Bryan, Shield, Bray, A.J., Paige, more
TUCKER LIVE AT RAW 4/7: Instant Reaction & DVR Guide to the official start of WWE's Youth Movement
TUCKER'S INSTANT REACTION: Live at WrestleMania for the true End of an Era... and the start of a new one?
PWTORCH SPECIAL: Top 10 Winners & Losers of WrestleMania Era, plus a surprising big name who has never won at Mania
CHIVERTON'S NXT SCOUTING REPORT: Network Era Rankings #4, latest evaluation of WWE Developmental
PWTORCH EXCLUSIVES
PWTORCH YOUTUBE EXCLUSIVE: Scott Hall talks 2014 WWE Hall of Fame induction, receiving the news, health, more
CALDWELL'S DVD REVIEW: WWE's "Ultimate Collection" - Jim Hellwig tells his story on the Ultimate Warrior
RADICAN'S DGUSA DVD REVIEW SERIES: "Enter the Dragon 2012" (7-29-12) Gargano-Taylor I Quit match, Generico-Tozawa, Fox & CIMA vs Ricochet & Swann
RADICAN CZW DVD REVIEW SERIES "Cage of Death XV" (12-14-13) - Gulak-Hero, Dickinson-Richards, NOI vs. The Forgotten Ones Cage of Death match
RADICAN'S WRESTLING REVIEW LOG: Comprehensive Reference Guide for the latest wrestling DVD, Book, and Video Game reviews
RADICAN'S AIW REVIEW SERIES: "Hell on Earth 9" (11-29-13) - Steen-Gargano, Hutter-Donst, #Nixon-Team AIW main event
MITCHELL FLASHBACK: His feature column 10 years ago - Surviving Crazy Jonny Fairplay of Survivor and TNA fame
RADICAN'S DVD REVIEW SERIES: "The Kevin Steen Show with Chris Hero" - WWE departure, thoughts on WWE Performance Center, great CZW & IWA-MS stories
RADICAN'S ALPHA-1 REVIEW SERIES: "Rehab" (4-20-13) - Alexander-Fire Ant, Silver-Elgin, Page-Brown
RADICAN'S DGUSA DVD REVIEW SERIES: "Untouchable 2012" (7-28-12) Fox & CIMA vs. Del Sol & Generico, Gargano-Tozawa
EXCLUSIVE AUDIO: Jake "the Snake" Roberts discusses WWE TV return on PWTorch Livecast - when did he find out about "Old School" Raw appearance?, Rumble? Mania send-off?, more
RADICAN'S JCW REVIEW SERIES: "BloodyMania 7" (8-11-13) - Young Bucks-Haters, star studded Rumble Royale, London & Kendrick
REFERENCE
WWE NEWS: Raw TV ratings are in for Monday's show
TNA NEWS: Impact quarter-hour TV ratings last Thursday - TNA Title change draws lowest rating of the show
WWE NEWS: Smackdown TV ratings are in - how did the first Smackdown after WM30 fare?
TITLES & CHAMPS: Ongoing list of 2014 Titleholders
TNA NEWS: Impact TV ratings are in - how did Thursday's show fare with a TNA Title change?
WWE NEWS: Raw TV quarter-hour ratings - Daniel Bryan draws big numbers post-Mania, plus very detailed report on the other segments that boosted Raw
WWE NEWS: TV Rating for Hall of Fame special on USA Network
WWE NEWS: Raw TV ratings are in - Raw surges the night after WrestleMania, hits highest points since Raw 1,000
RAW NEWS: Comparison of post-WM TV ratings last eight years
WWE NEWS: Smackdown TV ratings are in - how did the final Smackdown before WrestleMania fare?
TNA NEWS: Impact quarter-hour TV ratings 4/3 - details on how Thursday night's Impact fared
TNA NEWS: Impact TV ratings are in - Impact still in a rut
PWTorch Free Podcast
AUDIO: Tuesday PWTorch Livecast (4/15) now available - Wade Keller & Jason Powell of Prowrestling.net
AUDIO: Monday PWTorch Livecast (4/14) now available - Bruce Mitchell & Travis Bryant
AUDIO: Friday PWTorch Livecast (4/11) now available - James Caldwell & Greg Parks
AUDIO: "Stone Cold" Steve Austin Interview w/Keller on Thursday's PWTorch Livecast (4/10) now available
AUDIO: Wednesday PWTorch Livecast (4/9) now available - McNeill hosts All-Star Panel
AUDIO: Tuesday PWTorch Livecast (4/8) now available - Wade Keller & Jason Powell of Prowrestling.net
AUDIO: Monday PWTorch Livecast (4/7) now available - Bruce Mitchell & Travis Bryant
AUDIO: Special PWTorch Livecast (4/6) following WWE's WM30 PPV now available - James Caldwell & Greg Parks
AUDIO: Friday PWTorch Livecast (4/4) now available - Zach Gowen Interview w/Wade Keller
AUDIO: Thursday PWTorch Livecast (4/3) now available - James Caldwell & Sean Radican
AUDIO: Wednesday PWTorch Livecast (4/2) now available - Pat McNeill's Mania Week Special w/Gangrel & Fairplay
AUDIO: Tuesday PWTorch Livecast (4/1) now available - Wade Keller & Jason Powell of Prowrestling.net
VIP Exclusive Features
VIP - 04/15 Wade Keller Hotline - The News: Putting in perspective the WWE WrestleMania 30 early domestic buyrate figure and what it means to future Network growth, DirecTV pulls PPVs, Raw rating, Sting's WWE TV debut (15 min.)
VIP - 04/15 PWTorch Livecast & VIP Aftershow: Keller & Powell break down headlines coming out of Raw including Bryan's PPV positioning, return of Evolution, Cena's odd promo, plus digesting WM30 buyrate info just released (111 min.)
VIP - 04/14 Wade Keller Hotline - WWE Raw: Full rundown and analysis of Warrior tribute, Evolution reunite against the Shield, Kane finds his mask, IC Title tournament begins, Cena goes back to Photoshopping humor (41 min.)
VIP - 04/13 Wade Keller Hotline - Ask the Editor: Would Daniel Bryan really take a demotion from main events well? Is there a history of heels jumping manager to manager? How does Bryan's win change Money in the Bank? (34 min.)
VIP - 04/12 Wade Keller Hotline - Ask the Editor: Does Lesnar ending Streak offset losses to Cena and Hunter? What happened to ringside photographers? Is Reigns going to be the Next Batista? What about Nancy Grace? (41 min.)
VIP - 04/12 Vintage Audio (20 Yrs. Ago) - Interviews with Paul Heyman and Too Cold Scorpio on John Arezzi's Pro Wrestling Spotlight show in New York with Heyman's views on early ECW, Scorpio on high-flying wrestlers, WCW politics (96 min.)
VIP - 04/12 Moonlighting with Greg Parks: With PWTorch contributor Benjamin Tucker, discussing in-depth this week's Smackdown, Eric Young's TNA Title win, and in-person Wrestlemania weekend thoughts (58 min.)
VIP - 04/11 Wade Keller Hotline - Ask the Editor: How far away is Roman Reigns from being WWE's top star and will that lead to a Cena heel turn? Should Money in the Bank be added back to WrestleMania now that Streak is over? (36 min.)
VIP - 04/11 PWTorch Livecast (Ad-Free): James Caldwell & Greg Parks: Reaction to TNA Title switch, what does WWE with Sting?, WWE's heel/face shift, Warrior tributes next week, Mania Week & HOF reflections, more! (98 min.)
VIP - 04/10 Wade Keller Hotline - The News: How can Sting be used in WWE if Undertaker match isn't available, WWE stock continues to drop and what analysts are saying, more on decision for The Streak to end, DDP on Nancy Grace (23 min.)
VIP - 04/10 Bruce Mitchell Audio Show with Wade Keller, pt. 2: Will or should Sting vs. Taker still happen, putting WWE Network numbers in perspective, reaction to 3.7 Raw rating, is youth movement real, Reigns's future, GFW (68 min.)
VIP - 04/10 AD-FREE PWTorch Livecast & VIP Aftershow w/"Stone Cold" Steve Austin with his thoughts on WrestleMania 30, backstage perspective on Ultimate Warrior and Mr. T this weekend, Punk's departure, Bryan's run (74 min.)