Evolution of a Podcast

Evolution of a Podcast

The Evolution of a Podcast   When I first decided to start The Wrestle Talk Podcast, I never dreamt it would become what it is today. What started as a 30-minute podcast with hardly any listeners, has now grown into a podcast that generates more and more people...
Land of the rising sun shines in America

Land of the rising sun shines in America

  So you’ve may have heard of New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) but you may not really know about it. It has, in a short period of time, become popular among casual wrestling fans here in the United States in a short amount of time. There have been matches that New...
Let’s leave the dirt(sheets) in the garbage..

Let’s leave the dirt(sheets) in the garbage..

      Recently I was doing my usual every-other-five-minute scroll through Twitter, when I see a fellow wrestling fan tweet the following; “I’ve found that not reading pro-wrestling dirt sheets have made watching wrestling much more enjoyable for...
One off my bucket list: WrestleMania 33 by Dejuan Mills

One off my bucket list: WrestleMania 33 by Dejuan Mills

     Imagine for a minute gathering all of your dreams and desires into a pile. Given the option to pick one dream out the pile, one per year, and having it come true. What seems impossible no longer is impossible. What once seemed out of reach is no longer out of...
Your Time Is Up, His Time Continues…

Your Time Is Up, His Time Continues…

Your Time Is Up His Time Continues by: Samuel Foster In any company, you always look for the perfect ambassador. In the wrestling industry, the first names that would come to mind would be Ric Flair, Jesse “The Body” Ventura, Hulk Hogan, The Rock, and Stone Cold Steve...
…And now I’m in the wrestling business

…And now I’m in the wrestling business

…And now I’m in the wrestling business (by Scott Kessler) A few weeks ago, my friend Rene Martinez contacted me about an opportunity to do color and play by play commentary for a small local wrestling company called Kansas City Xtreme Wrestling (KCXW). The...
“Indie-Wrestling boom in the Midwest!”

“Indie-Wrestling boom in the Midwest!”

Hang on, we’re going for a ride! Let’s call it “Indie wrestling boom in the Midwest!” It’s a perfect time to be alive as a fan of professional wrestling there’s so much to do, so much to see. Nothing is limited, except the literal black curtain at a...
Metro Pro Wrestling: It’s so hard to say goodbye…

Metro Pro Wrestling: It’s so hard to say goodbye…

It’s so hard to say goodbye to yesterday. It was good while it lasted huh fans, this past Saturday Metro Pro Wrestling has closed their doors for the final time at the Turner Rec Center. Unlike back in 2013 when Metro Pro went on hiatus only to return a few months...
All Aboard The Kayfabe Time Machine

All Aboard The Kayfabe Time Machine

For those of you who don’t know me…and I assume that’s most of you…I’m Scott Kessler, the director of Wrestless: The Metro Pro Documentary, and I’ve been a professional wrestling fan for over thirty years. In that time, I’ve seen the fall of Kayfabe (and with it, the...