EPISODE 8 - Dont Mess With The Rohan
Recorded: 16 June 2013
Bass, Adam & Mikey are back, along with BJ and PJ, as we feature part one of a lengthy two part interview with Rohan Herbstreit. This is an eye opening discussion, which covers a stack of local and international wrestling topics and stories, including:
- How the 'WWFDownunder' website started, and how it introduced him to Australian wrestling
- The Australian wrestling guide to crowd numbers
- The inception and execution of All Star Wrestling
- Why doesn't Aussie wrestling draw as well as it used to?
- What would it take to get Aussie wrestling on TV?
- Awkwardly meeting Bret Hart for the first time
- Belinda Emmett's death being leaked first via Wrestling.Net.Au
- How Matt Silva's journey in WWE might affect other aspiring Aussies heading abroad
- The fallout from the 2002 PCW Carnage deathmatch and how it could have been a benefit for them
- How close is Australian wrestling from being regulated?
- Good & bad media publicity
- Running WWE Oz Shop and working for Paul Dainty
- Has WWE dropped the ball with the Australian market?
- The bidding war over which state would get WWE Global Warning
- Working for World Wrestling Allstars (among other international tours of Australia)
- Buff Bagwell not wanting to work without his hat
- Trying to convince a closed kitchen to cook a steak for Scott Steiner
- Chris Candido & Tammy Sytch being left on the side of the Geelong Freeway
- Are Australian Wrestling Supershows still a viable entity?
Elsewhere, the panel also cover other such topics as:
- WWE Payback betting odds
- Why doesnt WWE showcase womens wrestling more?
- WWE are now subtitling their DVD releases
- Gambino is keen to Snapchat his balls to a Hall of Famers daughter
- Joel Madden being busted for drugs
- Jonesy did some rude things in his spare time
Plus we get into all the regular segments, including Raymond, What Sucks In Wrestling, and Gam.O