Jimmy Demarco is a veteran of 10 years in professional wrestling and has recently returned to the International Wrestling Cartel in the role of a "minority shareholder" of the company. We discuss why he had to take a 2 year hiatus, some reaction to the recent Facebook crackdown on fictitious names affecting pro wrestlers, talk about the history of IWC as we head to the 200th show this weekend, the mythological Dream Machine vest, and much more! *Note: interview has explicit language. Sorg (@sorgatron) and Eamon (@eamon2please) are also joined by Rizz (@theerizz) and Wheelz (@hotwheelzrwa) join us to talk about the weekend's RWA Bloody Harvest 6. It was Rizz's first experience with the compan...
Indy Mayhem Show 40: Killer McKenzie
Oct 8, 2014 |
Killer McKenzie talks with us about his entry into pro wrestling in less than ideal conditions, the scene in central Texas, and working with NWA 360 and NWA Branded Outlaw Wrestling! Sorg (@sorgatron) and Eamon (@eamon2please) also discuss the news of Mike Elgin quitting Ring of Honor over Twitter. What could be happening with the promotion, and is Social Media hindering wrestling in cases like these? Eamon discusses the recent NWA Inspire Pro Wrestling BATTLE WARS event in conjunction with Chikara, and we look ahead at upcoming events, including the Renegade Wrestling Alliance!
Oct 1, 2014 |
This week on Wrestling Mayhem Show 439, we talk all the latest headlines and more in pro wrestling, including: MP3 Download TNA being in New York for a lengthy period of time. Discussion on our interests in the Dean Ambrose/Sheamus characters. In honor of National Podcast Day, we discuss Wrestling podcasts; fan casts and wrestler’s podcasts. Remember When: Backstage cameos in wrestling. A good week for WWE programming. Issues with the TNA: Bound For Glory card. What we learned from wrestling. Also make sure to: Share your feelings with us via e-mail at email@example.com Catch our livestream Tuesdays at 9 PM EST and go to wrestlingmayhemshow.com for more entertainment! Also ma...
Sep 24, 2014 |
Wrestling Renaissance man Bryce Remsburg joined us on Indy Mayhem show 38. Remsburg joined Eamon Paton (@eamon2please) and Mike Sorg(@sorgatron) to talk about: His first memories of wrestling; including an event in Hershey. A story about becoming a fan of independent wrestlers that lead him to train for Chikara. How he decided to become a referee over being a professional wrestler. How he recently has diversified his profile by getting into helping with promos, ticket sales, commentating and more. Chikara’s King of Trios show. A collaboration with Chikara and Inspire Pro Wrestling. The best and worst things in independent wrestling. The guys also discuss International Wrestling Cartel's Satu...
Sep 17, 2014 |
This week, we talk with Mike Kingston of the amazing Headlocked comic book. He's launching another Kickstarter for Vol2 of Headlocked: The Last Territory and needs your help! Michael Sorg @sorgatron) and Eamon Paton (@eamon2please) are also joined by Erin West (@hotwheelzRWA) to talk about the odd happenings, and a scary moment, at the weekend's RWA Fall Free For All 6. We also look forward to Chikara King of trios, and shows from International Wrestling Cartel and Smash Wrestling!
Miss Diss Lexia
Sep 10, 2014 |
This week, we are joined by Miss Diss Lexia, as we discuss getting into wrestling, working with WSU coming up, getting out of Texas to wrestle, and more! Eamon Patron (@eamon2please) and Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) also discuss the recent Ring of Honor iPPV, and more!
Michael "Doc" Daugherty
Sep 3, 2014 |
This week, we talk with Renegade Wrestling Alliance announcer Michael “Doc” Daugherty about announcing, starting with the RWA, some of his favorite moments, what it means to interact with the wrestlers and stars of the show, and what he’s learned in his years announcing. Eamon Paton (@eamon2please) and Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) also talk Pro Wrestling Guerilla with some help from the listeners, the latest Inspire Pro Wrestling show, and more!
Indy Mayhem Show 34: Jiggle-O James John
Aug 27, 2014 |
This week, we are joined by Jiggle-O James Johnson who tells us about coming up with PCW, traveling, women wrestlers, and who he thinks is the best heel in the business, and get a surprise co-interview with his "Simply Irresistible" partner, Matthew Palmer! And some special Stu Hart impressions. Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) and Eamon Paton (@eamon2please) discuss IWC Caged Fury from the weekend. Is this return to form for the International Wrestling Cartel? We also look at upcoming shows.
Indy Mayhem Show 33: RJ City
Aug 20, 2014 |
This week, we are joined by the “Sports Entertainment” Champion RJ City (@rjcity1) before his appearance agains Matt Cross at IWC Caged Fury, talk about bringing the entertainment back to wrestling, his TV experience, and much more! Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) and Eamon Paton (@eamon2please) discuss Ring of Honor Ray Rowe’s recent motorcycle accident, Sorg’s experience with a bad indy wrestling show, and the shows of note coming up!
Indy Mayhem Show 32: Ricky Starks
Aug 13, 2014 |
This week, we talk to Ricky Starks (@starkmanjones) about his recent short appearance on WWE RAW, coming up in Texas, the best and worst of the Indies, and fans that want to be part of the business. Sorg (@sorgatron) and Erin (@hotwheelzrwa) also discuss the big Renegade Wrestling Alliance shows over the last week, including a packed 300 person show with Matt Hardy headlining! We take a look at a new promotion that is...questionable, and the rest of the shows of interest for the week!
Indy Mayhem Show 31: Referee Jake Clemon
Aug 6, 2014 |
IMS-31---Jake-ClemonsThis week, we welcome Referee Jake Clemons to the show! Jake tells us how one becomes a referee, we discuss the importance of what a ref does in a wrestling match many don't realize, how undervalued they are when cutting corners in indy wrestling, and what happens when a ref gets too involved, including a story with Bobby fish and Matt Striker. Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) and Eamon Patron (@eamon2please) also continue the conversation with the latest controversy with women wrestlers bleeding, and talk upcoming shows from Renegade Wrestling Alliance, Ring of Honor, and more!
Indy Mayhem Show 30: Biss Returns!
Jul 30, 2014 |
This week, Biss (@BissSays) talks with us about all of the crazy things that have happened with Inspire Pro Wrestling since we last spoke, including it's inclusion with the National Wrestling Alliance, fantastic attendance, and run ins with Sammy Guevara. Sorg (@sorgatron) also discusses his week at the Gathering of the Juggalos experiencing Kaiju Big Battle and Juggalo Championship Wrestling, the upcoming Vicious Outcast Wrestling available on stageit.com/vow and Eamon discusses the last weekend's Inspire Pro show.
Indy Mayhem Show 29: Generation Dead
Jul 23, 2014 |
This week, we welcome Gory and G-Raver: Generation Dead! For the first time, we interview both parts of a tag team. We discuss the transfer over to this darker look for both of our guests, some of the reactions, the surprise fan following in new venues, comic book cross overs, and much more! We also welcome back Erin West (@hotwheelzrwa) our friend from the Renegade Wrestling Alliance to talk about some of the surprising things, including the new poster, for their August show with Matt Hardy. Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) discusses IWC Proving Grounds 3, and Eamon Paton (@eamon2please) talks video game wrestling, St. Louis Anarchy, and more!
Indy Mayhem Show 28: Thomas Shire
Jul 16, 2014 |
This week, we talk with Thomas Shire about his training with Dory Funk Jr, working in Japan, the best and worst of independent wrestling, and much more about Texas wrestling! Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) and Eamon Paton (@eamon2please) also talk about the past weekend with Renegade Wrestling Alliance and upcoming shows with the International Wrestling Cartel and Smash Wrestling.
Indy Mayhem Show 27: Matt Tremont
Jul 9, 2014 |
This week, we get hardcore with Matt Tremont as we discuss the state of hardcore wrestling, CZW, Vicious Outcast Wrestling, JCW BloodyMania, and more! Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) and Eamon Paton (@eamon2please) also talk about a new indy from London in Progress Wrestling, and upcoming shows from VOW, CZW, RWA, and Inspire Pro.
Indy Mayhem Show 35: Dirty Andy Dalton
Jul 2, 2014 |
Dirty Andy DaltonAndy Dalton talks with us about his earliest memories, including memories of his dad as a second generation wrestler, including his weird connection with WrestleMania 1, his long road into wrestling, working East Coast, the recent Ring of Honor seminar, how the Indies give you a way to experiment the way WWE developmental is missing, what the fans say that pisses him off, and one of the greatest compliments he ever got from a WWE star. Sorg (@sorgatron) and Eamon (@eamon2please) also discuss JCW BloodyMania 8 coming up and the interesting match types, a Larry Sweeney memorial charity auction, NWA 360 and more! 1:20 - Box Office 3:45 - Community Saved by Yahoo 7:30 - Chuckie ...
Indy Mayhem Show 25: Facade
Jun 26, 2014 |
This week, old time friend of the show the "Neon Ninja" Facade joins us to talk earliest memories with wrestling, coming up in Pittsburgh with the Coalition of Competition, working great names like AJ Styles, Chris Sabin, and Sabu recently, and the best and worst of indy wrestling. Sorg (@sorgatron) and Eamon (@eamon2please) also discuss Pittsburgh's local KSWA being featured on the Wall Street Journal, Headlocked releases it's first new issue to Kickstarter supporters, Chikara, Wrestling is Fun, NWA 360, and more!
Jun 18, 2014 |
Bree Ann Texas ladies wrestler Bree Ann tells us about getting into wrestling, how she got into training and that experience, and more. We also take a look at the weekend's shows including IWC Super Indy XIII, RWA Unleashed 6, Inspire Pro Wrestling Clash at the Bash and take a look at upcoming shows! Follow our cast on Twitter: Eamon (@eamon2please), Justin Plummer (@plummerlovesyou) and Mike Sorg (@sorgatron).
Indy Mayhem Show 22: Max Meehan
Jun 4, 2014 |
This week, we talk with the final of the three owners of Inspire Pro Wrestling, Max Meehan. He has a background in writing for film. So what brought him to pro wrestling? What has the experience been like so far with Inspire? And what does this new NWA affiliation really mean? Eamon Paton (@eamon2please) and Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) talk about the Dustin Batdorff Invitational 3 and upcoming shows.
May 28, 2014 |
This week, we talk with Juice Jennings about the upcoming Dustin Batdorff Invitational 3, where the concept came from, and more. Find out about the show on their Facebook page! Eamon Paton (@eamon2please) and Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) also discuss the weekend's Inspire Pro Wrestling show and it's new connection with the NWA, and what that means, Chikara returning, and upcoming shows by CZW, NWA Houston, and more!
May 21, 2014 |
IMS-20---Josh-MontgomeryThis week, we talk with Josh Montgomery, co-owner of the great Inspire Pro Wrestling as we look at his introduction to wrestling, training and becoming a booker along with his first matches, working on Inspire Pro and the great things the promotion is doing, and the stresses of being a wrestling promoter. Eamon Paton (@eamon2please) and Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) are also joined by Rizz and Wheelz as we discuss the International Wrestling Cartel and Renegade Wrestling Alliance shows from the weekend, the return of Chikara, and more Indy Wrestling!
Indy Mayhem Show 19: Justin Labar
May 14, 2014 |
This week, we talk with Justin Labar about his early years as a kid seeing the backstage action on the indies, transitioning to writing about pro wrestling, moving into video with Chair Shot Reality, and radio with TribLive Radio, getting into indy wrestling with Pro Wrestling Ohio, and eventually International Wrestling Cartel, and more in a rare on camera interview. Eamon Paton (@eamon2please) and Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) also discuss the seemingly Japanese invasion with Ring of Honor, NWA Houston, and others bringing in Japanese talent, and what we're missing with New Japan. We also touch on upcoming shows including IWC, RWA, Beyond Wrestling, and more!
Indy Mayhem Show 18: Delilah Doom
May 7, 2014 |
This week, we talk with someone new to the wrestling business in Delilah Doom! She is only a few matches in after her training with Paul London and talks with us about the process, the best and worst from training, the the business so far from a very young perspective. Eamon Paton (@eamon2please) and Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) also discuss the weekend’s Vicious Outcast Wrestling Vixen Mayhem show in Jeanette, PA, the upcoming women’s wrestling feature show from Inspire Pro Wrestling, Pro Wrestling Xpress, Border City Wrestling, and more!
Indy Mayhem Show 17: Jimmy Nutts
Apr 30, 2014 |
This week we talk with Jimmy Nutts about his time with IWC and RWA, being on the first ever Ring of Honor’s “Future of Honor One” show, NWA Smokey Mountain, his earliest wrestling experience, the good and the bad of indy wrestling, seeing guys like Logan Shulo getting signed by WWE, and an inspirational take on the future of “Let’s Go Nutts”. Eamon Paton (@eamon2please) and Michael Sorg (@sorgatron) also discuss the recent Inspire Pro Wrestling show, the latest bad news from Hardcore Roadtrip, and take a look at the coming weekend’s big events in Indy Wrestling!
Indy Mayhem Show 16: Pierre Abernathy
Apr 23, 2014 |
Pierre AbernathyTalk with Pierre Abernathy about his early years watching Ultimate Warrior and his introduction into training to be a professional wrestler far before he should have, working pure wrestling and comedy separately, the Submission Squad in Chikara, booking St Louis Anarchy and it’s reboot, the connection with fans and the bad promotions bringing the business down, and more. We also bring in Erin West (@hotwheelzrwa) to discuss the past week's RWA Salute to the Troops at Calfornia University, the recent cancelation of Extreme Rising, Inspire Pro and what indies do to stick out, and much more!
Indy Mayhem Show 15: Evan Gelistico
Apr 16, 2014 |
This week, we welcome Evan Gelistico to the show as we discuss his career path, the stages of his character, some video games, Submission Squad, and the good and the bad of the indy wrestling scene and who's hot out there. He also talks with us about what he witnessed backstage in the recent IWA Midsouth Ian Rotten/Jeff Jarrett incident in the news. The crew also discusses IWC Night of Superstars 3, including Bret Hart, AJ Styles, and the Steiner Bros, look forward to RWA getting in the news with Salute the Troops, and discuss pro wrestling as art vs sport in our viewer question.
Indy Mayhem Show 14: Dr. Feelbad
Apr 9, 2014 |
IMS-14- Dr-FeelbadThis week, we are joined by promoter for the Renegade Wrestling Alliance: Dr. Feelbad! We discuss: The roots of Renegade Wrestling Alliance The good and bad of being a promoter Dealing with being a promotion in a busy area like the greater Pittsburgh area. Details about the Support the Troops show coming to California University April 19! Eamon and Mike Sorg also discussed: Eamon's WrestleMania Indy Extravaganza experiences. Anthony Nese and our thoughts on him. Make sure to follow @sorgatron and @eamon2please; as well as checking out our Website wrestlingmayhemshow.com.
Indy Mayhem Show 13: Zach Gowen
Apr 2, 2014 |
Indy Mayhem Show 13 Zach GowenFormer WWE superstar and current professional wrestler Zach Gowen joined us on the Wrestling Mayhem Show to share some of his amazing story! Gowen, who lost his leg at a young age from cancer, fought his way to become a major star in the WWE. During our conversation, Gowen discussed his life post WWE; how he lost his identity and went down a dark path and how he found his way back, got clean and found meaning in life. Gowen also talked about a possible new era for professional wrestlers; as some are now bucking the trend and beating some of the addictions that plagued and eventually killed many before them. Viewers of the show then asked Gowen questions like: wh...
Indy Mayhem Show 12: Biss
Mar 26, 2014 |
This week, we are joined by Biss, promoter for Inspire Pro Wrestling in Texas! We talk about the progress of this new group 6 shows in, the best and worst parts of running a wrestling promotion, some highlights, and much more. We also discuss the happenings around IWC Uncivil War and some upcoming news from the Pittsburgh area, and discuss this week’s Indy Challenge Playlist with Sammy Guevara!
Indy Mayhem Show 11: Andrew Palace
Mar 19, 2014 |
This week, we are joined by a Andrew Palace of the Sexy Talented Dudes to talk about his training with the IWC, issues with baby oil, and the oddest wrestling commercial ever. We also talk about "stacked" cards we've attended, events, and and talk about this week’s Indy Challenge Playlist with Ricky Starks.
Indy Mayhem Show 10: Scotty Santiago
Mar 12, 2014 |
Indy Mayhem Show -10---Scotty-SantiagoThis week, Texas Indy up and comer Scotty Santiago joins the Indy Mayhem Show! He talks with us about his training with Funaki, some of his experiences in wrestling and in tag teams including Inspire Pro Wrestling and Anarchy Championship Wrestling and more. We also talk bout the travel concerns with Scotty, look at the Indy shows coming up across the country, and talk about this week's Indy Challenge Playlist with Matthew Palmer.
Indy Mayhem Show 9: Sera Feeny
Mar 5, 2014 |
Women’s wrestler Sera Feeney joins us in the Mayhem Studio to talk about her journey to wrestling, the state of women’s wrestling, both on the main stage of WWE and in the independent scene in the Pennsylvania, Ohio areas, and much more! We also talk about the crowds of indy wrestling including some of the scary situations indy wrestlers can get into. We take a look at Dalton Castle in this week’s Indy Challenge Playlist and look at Indy’s happening this weekend!
Indy Mayhem Show 8: Brandon Stroud
Feb 26, 2014 |
IMS-8---Brandon-StroudInspire Pro Wrestling Brandon Stroud joins us to talk about his experiences so far working for a wrestling company, the rewards and challenges, and how he views his role in the company. We also talk IWC A New Era and RWA Fury 5 from the weekend, River City Wrestling, St Louis Anarchy, and our past week's challenge playlist of Ray Rowe.
Indy Mayhem Show 7: Keith Haught
Feb 18, 2014 |
Keith HaughtThe crew talks with Keith Haught about his career so far, working as "The Jester" as apposed to his real name other places, working with Colin Delaney as IWC Tag Team Champions, Dungeons & Dragons and more! We also recap Eamon's experience with the latest Inspire Pro Wrestling show and discuss the Challenge Playlist of Jessica Havok.
Indy Mayhem Show 6: Lex Lybrand
Feb 11, 2014 |
Indy Mayhem Show Lex LybrandThis week Lex Lybrand (@greenless) joins us to talk about his early stab at pro wrestling in the backyard, diving into filmmaking, and getting caught up in production for Inspire Pro Wrestling as the talk gets a little techie. Eamon (@eamon2please) and Sorg (@sorgatron) also talk about Ring of Honor coming to San Antonio impressions, some thoughts on the most recent iPPV failings and what needs to change, the Mike Quackenbush interview on Art of Wrestling and the return of Chikara. We take a look at the weekâ??s Indy Mayhem Challenge: The Hooligans.
Indy Mayhem Show 5: Chest Flexor
Feb 4, 2014 |
Indy Mayhem Show 5 Chest FlexorThis week, Chest Flexor joins us in a very...revealing...interview. He tells us about his time with the International Wrestling Cartel, working with the newer trainees, the Sexy Talented Dudes (STDs) working with Ted Dibiase, and a tour of his closet? Eamon (@eamon2please) and Sorg (@sorgatron) also talk about Ring of Honor coming to San Antonio, #HonorCon, National Pro Wrestling Day and the return of Chikara and take a look at the week's Indy Mayhem Challenge: Drew Gulak.
Indy Mayhem Show 4: Gary Jay
Jan 29, 2014 |
This week, we talk with Gary Jay his early memories of wrestling, hitting the road and the ups and downs, a great upcoming St Louis Anarchy benefit show, and more. Eamon and Sorg also talk about Ring of Honor in Pittsburgh and National Pro Wrestling Day. Check out this week’s challenge as we collect matches of Drew Gulak. Check them out and tell us what you think!