WrestleRant Radio

WrestleRant Radio

Join Graham "GSM" Matthews every Thursday as he runs down his weekly wrestling rants, welcomes guests, hosts exclusive interviews and more!

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May 13, 2021 87 min

Ahead of his huge WWE Championship opportunity at WrestleMania Backlash, WWE Superstar Braun Strowman returns to WrestleRant Radio to speak with Graham "GSM" Matthews about facing Bobby Lashley and Drew McIntyre this Sunday, his last year in WWE, the pros and cons of having no fans, being back in front of a crowd at WrestleMania 37, his feud with Shane McMahon, getting in great shape during his absence, the current state of...

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In one of the biggest interviews in WrestleRant Radio, Graham "GSM" Matthews welcomes 16-time WWE world champion John Cena to the show! They're talking his current hosting gig on Wipeout, his history with hosting from his time in WWE, the biggest wipeout of his career and what he learned from it, WWE Superstars that would fare well on the show, missing WrestleMania 37 and why he'll always be a part of the WWE Univer...

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The exclusive interviews keep coming on WrestleRant Radio as this week's episode welcomes the incomparable Phil "CM Punk" Brooks! The wrestler-turned-actor talks to Graham "GSM" Matthews about how his role in?Jakob's Wife?came about, if his wife AJ Lee watches his movies with him, memorizing lines for a long scene vs. cutting a wrestling promo, if he still watches wrestling and who he keeps in contact with, ...

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Joining Graham "GSM" Matthews on this week's WrestleRant Radio for an exclusive interview is none other than NWA Television champion Da Pope! They talk his extensive charity work and where it originated, how he got started with the NWA, serving as a commentator for IMPACT, his promo style, Dusty Rhodes being an inspiration, why he isn't in WWE or AEW right now, and more! From there, RJ Marceau and GSM discuss last ...

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There's a ton to get to on this week's WrestleRant Radio, but first, Graham "GSM" Matthews welcomes all-new SmackDown Women's Champion Bianca Belair on the show for an exclusive interview! They chat about her history-making main event win at WrestleMania 37, her match with Banks being an instant classic, having fans back in the building, the backstage reaction, celebrating with her husband Montez Ford and her fa...

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The excitement of WWE's WrestleMania week is in full force on WrestleRant Radio, and in a bit of breaking news, Grammy-nominated rapper and producer Wale will sing Big E to the ring on The Grandest Stage of Them All this Sunday! The Intercontinental Champion talks to Graham "GSM" Matthews about how it happened, his friendship with Wale, being back in front of fans, the importance of defending the title at WrestleMania, ...

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NXT United Kingdom Champion WALTER joins Graham "GSM" Matthews on this week's WrestleRant Radio to talk his upcoming title defenses against Tommaso Ciampa and Rampage Brown, his WWE journey so far, returning to NXT after a year away, his historic title reign, his instant classics with Ilja Dragunov and Tyler Bate, why he's enjoyed wrestling without a crowd, being an attraction wrestler, if he'd ever go to NXT fu...

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WrestleRant Radio hosts yet another huge interview this week as Graham "GSM" Matthews chats with WWE SmackDown Superstar Daniel Bryan about his rivalry with Roman Reigns, fatherhood, why he wants to wind down his days as an active performer, stars he feels are currently underrated or underutilized in WWE, opponents he'd be interested in facing from other promotions, what he regrets about his time being retired five year...

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Fresh off her history-making NXT Women's Tag Team Championship win, Shotzi Blackheart talks to Graham "GSM" Matthews on WrestleRant Radio about her title win, teaming with Ember Moon, teams she wants to face, her WWE journey so far, debuting on NXT TV as quickly as she did, lessons she learned on the independent scene, the passing of her chicken PekPek, her favorite match, and more! RJ Marceau then joins GSM to talk mo...

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WWE NXT Superstar Adam Cole is back on WrestleRant Radio to speak with Graham "GSM" Matthews about about facing Finn Balor for the NXT Championship, breaking up Undisputed Era, his reasoning for attacking Kyle O'Reilly and Roderick Strong, NXT possibly moving to Tuesdays, if he's opening to a run on Raw or SmackDown, his thoughts on Road Dogg's comments from last year regarding his size, matches he still wants t...

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We have a new WWE Champion, and his name is Bobby Lashley! To kick off WrestleRant Radio, The All Mighty talks to Graham "GSM" Matthews about his long awaited opportunity at the gold, why he checks all the boxes of a world champion, if retirement is on the horizon, how MVP and The Hurt Business have been instrumental in his recent success, how his IMPACT run prepared him for this moment, his favorite matches, and more! GSM...

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​Days removed from winning the WWE Championship at Elimination Chamber, The Miz is on WrestleRant Radio to talk to Graham "GSM" Matthews all about it! Hear his thoughts on becoming WWE Champion for the first time in a decade, why he doubted it would ever happen again, proving his "haters" wrong, how this reign will differ from his first, vowing to headline WrestleMania 37 one year out, becoming a Grand Slam Champion...

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After sharing some quick thoughts on this year's Daytona 500 to kick off WrestleRant Radio, Graham "GSM" Matthews and RJ Marceau delve right into NXT TakeOver: Vengeance Day and discuss why it was the spark the black-and-gold brand desperately needed. Hear their two cents on the signings of Eli Drake (now known as LA Knight) and Taya Valkyrie, the finals of the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic for the men and the women, Ku...

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Before he defends the NXT Championship this Sunday at NXT TakeOver: Vengenace Day, Finn Balor is on WrestleRant Radio! He talks to Graham "GSM" Matthews about his upcoming clash with Pete Dunne, his favorite TakeOver to date, if he came close to relinquishing the title due to injury, potentially representing the black-and-gold brand at WrestleMania 37 against Edge or another opponent, if there's been talk about him near...

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On this day, Edge is on WrestleRant Radio! Hear his exclusive conversation with Graham "GSM" Matthews regarding his Royal Rumble win on Sunday night, last year's historic return and how he kept it a secret reuniting with Christian and what that moment meant to him, when Christian was cleared to compete, why he doesn't consider himself a part-timer, and what intrigues him about facing either Drew McIntyre or Roman Re...

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Royal Rumble weekend is upon us once again, and Graham "GSM" Matthews and RJ Marceau are back as always on WrestleRant Radio giving their full preview, picks and predictions for the entire card including the two Rumble matches! But before then, GSM shares his exclusive interview with the current Universal champion Roman Reigns! They talk WrestleMania 37 in Tampa this April, his favorite WrestleMania match, potentially facin...

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Days away from the five-year anniversary of when he debuted in WWE, AJ Styles is on WrestleRant Radio this week for an exclusive interview with Graham "GSM" Matthews! They recall Styles' Royal Rumble arrival in 2016 and what that moment meant to him, if he almost went to NXT first, his time in TNA, Swoggle his entrance recently in IMPACT, if he was ever close to leaving WWE in 2019, thoughts on Bullet Club reuniting, ho...

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WrestleRant Radio welcomes one of its greatest guests ever this week in Stone Cold Steve Austin! Graham "GSM" Matthews talks to him about Season 2 of Straight Up Steve Austin, if he has a favorite guest, eventually interviewing The Rock, his thoughts on the WWE product without fans and his current favorites, his last Raw appearance in March 2020 and why he hated it, how podcasting differs from hosting reality TV, coming int...

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Graham "GSM" Matthews rings in the new year by airing his exclusive interview with WWE Raw Superstar Keith Lee! Ahead of his WWE Championship match against Drew McIntyre at Legends Night Raw, The Limitless One had a ton to say about his breakout 2020, what he hopes to accomplish in 2021, his outstanding WWE 24 documentary and how it came about, getting his entrance music changed, why he altered his ring gear, desired dream ...

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What better way to close out a tumultuous 2020 than with one of the biggest episodes of WrestleRant Radio of all-time? Graham "GSM" Matthews is joined by RJ Marceau and Alexis DiGiacomo for a special tribute to the late, great Brodie Lee, predictions for next week's New Year's Evil edition of NXT, and the much-anticipated 2020 Year in Review Awards for WWE, NXT and AEW! Hear who won the Male and Female Wrestlers of ...

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