An unprecedented honest look inside the world of Independent professional wrestling as the promoters of Absolute Intense Wrestling John Thorne and Chris "Chandler Biggins" Bryan join Steve Guy to discuss the trials and tribulations of operating a independent professional wrestling company in the modern era.
This week we talk about AIW's comeback event "Hello" Cleveland which took place on Thursday April 29th. We get into everything that went on the week of the show and reveal who was booked for the event but did not get on the plane.
For the first time since October of 2020 it is time for a real "Hard Sell Monday" edition of the podcast as AIW prepares to return to Cleveland for the first time in over a year this Thursday night.
This week we discuss the preperation going into AIW's return events taking place on April 29th & 30th as well as more "Go For Broke" news!
This week we cover a little bit of everything as we discuss Wrestlemania Weekend, the premier of "Go For Broke", a weekend trip to Psychopathic Records, remembering Shannon Place, and so much more.
AIW "Go For Broke" debuts Thursday April 8th at 6:00PM on https://independentwrestling.tv/ This week we preview the upcoming series which is planned to run for several weeks on IWTV and dive deeper into the project.
We're Back! This week we break down all the details surrounding the "Go For Broke" graphics released on social media over the last few weeks. #AIWGFB
The AIW Holiday Spectacular features appearances by AIW Absolute Intense Champion Joshua Bishop Colt Cabana Dylan "Hornswoggle" Postl "Filthy" Tom Lawlor AJ Gray The Philly Marino Experience Tre LaMar Joseline Dominic Garrini PB Smooth The Duke Erick Stevens Wes Barkley The Duke Mr. Brickster The Bitcoin Boiz Arthur McArthur Magnum CK…
We are back with a variety of topics as we discuss the passing of Zeus, a little Joe Bob Briggs, who we want to see in AIW,a possible AIW convention, and if there is a plan for AIW to return.
This week John & Steve talk about how they are trying to stay motivated and keep themselves engaged with wrestling for when AIW can return.
Hell on Earth 16 this Friday obviously is not happening but we are hoping this click bait title gets you fans listening to our podcast again on a regular basis! This week we bounce all over the place and cover a variety of topics and what the plan is for AIW moving forward.
The manager of Champions Bill Alfonso stops by the podcast this week to discuss his time in AIW over the last year as well as what it was like to work with Bruiser Brody and so much more!
After a brief hiatus the AIW podcast is back to discuss several topics including Tracy Smothers, the current state of the company, the impact the Covid-19 pandemic has had, and so much more.
Hard Sell Monday is back as we preview AIW's "Thunder In Indianapolis" which takes places this Friday night!
Check out the special 90 minute 200th episode extravaganza! We look back on the history of the podcast and revisit some of our favorite episodes.
This week we discuss AIW's first show back since the pandemic hit and we talk everything that happened over the weekend in Indiana.
It has been over 6 months but we have finally reached our third hard sell Monday of 2020 as we prepare for AIW's return this Sunday. As always we go over a variety of subjects and break down the card for this Sunday afternoon which will be streaming live on Fite.
This week we discuss John's trip to BLP over the weekend,an update on wrestling events returning to Ohio, we also talk about cars for some reason, and so much more.
We are back for two weeks in a row for the first time since May! This week we cover all sorts of topics including John's thoughts on the AIW debut show that streamed recently on IWTV, news on the AIW wrestling school, more information about the AIW return on 9/6, and so much more.
AIW returns to action on Sunday September 6th! Find out all the details on how this show came together, the struggles of AIW over the last 6 months, and so much more. Tickets On Sale Now:aiwopen.eventbrite.com
John Thorne plugs a microphone and just talks about this history of AIW over the last 15 years and what it means to him,
This week we are joined by the artist formerly known as CPA Nick Stapp to discuss a wide variety of topics including that one infamous incident that took place after Wrestlerager 4.
This week we are joined by AIW ref Jake Clemons to discuss so many different topics including how he wound up in AIW, showing up on Monday Night Raw, and so much more.
This week we are joined by almost fellow promoter Faye Jackson as we discuss her Gray Sweatpants Battle Royal that was planned for Wrestlemania Weekend, how she got involved in wrestling, her time in AIW, and so much more! Faye holds nothing back during this 60+ minute conversation.
Here is a very special bonus episode recorded remotely during the Stay At Home order with John Thorne, Ethan Page, and Dy;an "Hornswoggle" Postl as they discuss how the Covid-19 pandemic has impacted them and what they have been doing during this time at home.
This week we are joined by former AIW Absolute Champion "Filthy" Tom Lawlor to discuss his combat sports career in UFC and pro wrestling.