While George Schire is out on assignment this week, Glen Braget takes the lead and welcomes special guest “The Booker” Jeff Bowdren, author of Breaking Kayfabe: Dinner with the Legends of Wrestling, out now on Scott Teal’s Crowbar Press.
Glen and Jeff discuss how the book came together, the legends who were involved in the project, and the group of friends that were recruited to make it all happen. If you have always wanted to wine and dine with pro wrestling legends but don’t have the capital to make it happen, check this book out… and pass the dinner rolls.
On this edition of Rasslin Memories, George Schire and Glen Braget take a look back at the rich pro wrestling history of the state of Florida with guest pro wrestling historian Barry Rose. This is a must listen for fans of 1970’s Championship Wrestling from Florida and old school pro wrestling period. George and Barry share their own personal memories of one bobby dazzler of a pro wrestling territory.
On this edition of Rasslin Memories, George Schire and Glen Braget look back on the careers of Tom Jones and Ron Bass, who both recently passed away, as well as discuss some of the major events in pro wrestling history that went down in the month of March. Plenty of classic pro wrestling to go around.
On this edition of Rasslin Memories, George Schire and Glen Braget are so very pleased to welcome former female professional wrestler Dawn Lemke. Dawn, or Donna, Lemke first broke into the pro wrestling in 1971 and along the way worked here, there and everywhere with the likes of Kay Noble and Vivian Vachon. Aside from her own career in the ring, Donna was , for the better part of the 1970s, the girlfriend of one “American Dream” Dusty Rhodes. Dawn shares her life with Dusty as well as some great stories about the boys who The Dream worked and played with in the AWA back in the early 70’s. AWA fans, you don’t want to miss this one!!!
George Schire and Glen Braget return just in time for the Holidays with a very special Rasslin Memories online with guest Tom Hankins, author of The Mat, The Mob & the Music, out now from Crowbar Press. Tom talks about his life in pro wrestling, dealing with bookers in the Territory Days, being involved in the music scene of the mid to late 1960s in the Midwest and West Coast, Dr. Jerry Graham, Lars Anderson, the Mob and More Buckle up, this is one revealing chat!