Episode 558: Rust, Rocco & Timumbula

We got another jam packed show of The Shining Wizards Wrestling Podcast We are joined by Monster Factory Student and Longtime fan Christian Rocco. We go way back to when Christian was in his early teens, now at 21, he’s training to be a professional wrestler at The Monster Factory. We catch up with him, hit him with some trivia, talk about Virgil & have a real fun time. We…

Episode 555: The Fantastical Kerry Morton

It’s Monday Night, and you know what that means Kevin and Matt are back with a jam packed show. Kevin recounts his weekend at WrestlePro, & the pressures of working backstage with the show airing live on FITE TV. We can’t get too much into it, as we are joined by our guest for the night. Future Legend Kerry Morton, the son of Ricky Morton. Son and Father are on…

Episode 551: The Sauce, Yakuza & Alex Zayne

It’s Monday Night, and you know what that means We are back at full force after a few crazy weeks, and we have a jam packed show. Kevin & Tony are blown away by the Stream Yard, and Matt is ready to throw himself out a window. Alex Zayne, the Sauce joins the show, and we are quickly off and running. We of course have to talk about his wrestling…

Episode 540: The Afro Punk

Its Monday, You Know What That Means The boys are back fresh off of the 4th of July weekend. We catch up with what we did over the weekend, talk a little about the Lex Luger Icons show that didn’t air on Peacock ,take a real wild dive down the hole of competitive eating, and we try to figure out how long it would take us to eat a hotdog,…

Episode 533: Jax Dane & Kasey Catal

Its Monday, You Know What That Means We have returned, Tony is running late so Kevin and Matt kick off the show. Talk quickly turns to collecting things, as Matt is looking for a VCR & may start collecting VHS Tapes. Kevin is annoyed at the commercials for Peacock on the Peacock app during a WWE Event. We are then joined by former NWA World Heavyweight Champion Jax Dane. We…

Episode 530: Seeing REDD

We are back and picking up where we left off last week The boys catch up, and we find out that Tony likes to watch movies in bits and pieces. We rag on him for a while, before we turn our attention to the Mickie James garbage bag situation. We are then joined by Redd Davis, independent wrestler & from the 1st graduating class of the Rhodes Wrestling Academy. We…

Episode 528: LaGreca MANIA

Coming out of the busiest week of the wrestling year the boys are all back for another epic show. We are joined by our great friend and host of Busted Open Radio on SirusXM David LaGreca. We catch up with Dave on Busted Open, his ongoing feuds with Sami Callihan and Thunder Rosa, and of course Wrestlemania. We get a run in from one of Dave’s rivals as Thunder Rosa…

Episode 527: I Wanna Be Like Mike

Kevin and Matt are back for the latest episode We catch up with each other about our Easter’s, and the past week, sports wise, and what not Michael Bennett joins us to talk about his time in the WWE, his return to Ring of Honor, who he is dying to wrestle, being an inspiration in the wrestling community, Matt Taven, Japan and much more. Back from commercial break, we are…

Episode 526: LIST A MANIA

Hot off the ROH 19th Anniversary Show the boys have a ton to talk about, some how they get to talking about what TV shows they watch, poo stories, and a ton of other non wrestling related things. Once they get that out of their systems, its on to picks and the Ring of Honor 19th Anniversary Show. They talk about all the matches, how we did in the picks…

Episode 525: H.O.G. in the WOODS

We got a jam packed show for you Right out of the gate we are joined by ROH Superstar Josh “The Goods” Woods to talk about this Friday’s 19th Anniversary Show, his relationship with Silas Young, The Pure Division, Cats, and DC Movies. After an excellent conversation with Mr Woods we are joined by WWE Legend Henry O Godwinn. We talk about being a part of the Undertaker’s send off…

Episode 521: Tombstone Jesus

Fresh off of the Elimination Chamber the boys hit the air running on all cylinders One of the boys went perfect with the picks, they cover the show, The Miz cashing in and some NXT news and notes. Matt and Tony jump down the AEW rabbit hole, talking the Women’s Eliminator from Japan last week, AEW Dynamite and the announcement of the Exploding Barbed Wire Match. After the break Kevin…

Episode 520: Sammy The Bull

The boys are back with another exciting episode. They talk about the past week, Valentines Day & such before they jump into the wrestling talk. Tons to cover this week, but we have to tie up some loose ends from last week, The Hulk Hogan theme song debate and the poll on twitter. That takes us into NXT Vengeance Day and another Wizard is perfect with his picks. The boys…

Episode 517: Sparks Will Fly Again

It’s Royal Rumble week. Who is Bad Bunny? Matt has zero interest in the event. Tony can’t remember who won it the last few years and Kevin shows brief glimpses of Corporate Kevin. We are joined by Kayla Sparks, who started training at 13 years old, we talk about a variety of topics, from training as a 13 year old to retiring at 17, the Undertaker, The Godfather, the Spice…

Episode 516: Use the Hatch

It’s Monday. You know what that means   Kevin, Matt and Tony are back, we kick off the show with the crowning of the 2020 Shining Wizards Picks Champion. Once the gloating and shit talking is done, we go over some facts from the 2020 Picks, then dive right into Impact’s Hard to Kill. We cover the card from front to back. Whats the next chapter in AEW vs Impact….

Episode 515: Maestro’s Birthday Christmas.

January 11th, 2021, its the Mikko Maestro Birthday Bash Boys are ready to celebrate and kick off the show with Kevin’s Top 5 List of Greatest Royal Rumble Eliminations that DIDN’T win the Rumble. Someone how we get into talking about Shawn Michaels from 1997, and that leads us down an interesting rabbit hole. We are then joined by the special guest Mr Mikko Maestro to celebrate his birthday. We…

Episode 513: It’s Monday. You Snow what that means

Its a very powerful and emotional episode. We are fresh off of Christmas and the untimely passing of Jon Huber aka Brodie Lee/Luke Harper. Matt is super emotional and he doesn’t know why, he kinda goes off the rails a bit. He’s done with the cancer in the world of pro wrestling. The boys calm the Fartquake down and share their feelings about Brodie and reflect on his career and…

Episode 512: Moonshine Christmas

Its our Christmas Episode, as best as we can via zoom No presents sadly, but tons of wrestling talk and an excellent guest Indy Superstar Moonshine Mantel joins us to talk Chicago Bulls, SWE, Teddy Long, Ricky Starks, Kevin Sullivan, COVID and much more. Moonshine is going to be a huge star, so keep your eyes on him. After we talk with Moonshine we cover Picks, 1st its Ring of…

Episode 511: Reindeer Stew – The Mikko Maestro Story

Its a jam packed show, we start hot with the Impact/AEW Show Tuesday night, or shall we say Impact Show with Kenny Omega at the end. The question is raised, did Impact drop the ball with the show itself, we hit on a few Impact topics, including the happenings from Impact Resolution. We are joined by our Finnish friend Mikko Maestro for a bit, covering a range of topics that…

Episode 510: Fully Loaded

Logan Creed, Sledge & Gabby Ortiz All 3 were guests tonight on the show. We are fully loaded, talking about AEW, STING and AEW vs Impact. We are joined by Logan Creed who grew up an NWA fan, and he weights in on the Sting talk. We move to MLW, and what the future holds for the big man, life for a wrestling during a pandemic and more. More AEW…

Episode 506: Talk N Shop with Rocky & Watts

Another Monday Night, another jam packed show. The boys catch up with each other, and talk turns to Zeus the Human Wrecking Machine. This somehow leads us down a Hulk Hogan/Ultimate Warrior rabbit hole before being joined by WATTS. Eric Watts has been a regular at Championship Wrestling from Hollywood & United Wrestling Network as well as being featured on AEW Dark recently. Talks turn to the UWN Title Tournament,…

Episode 505: Lucky 13 & Levin

We are on the road to our 9 Year Anniversary Show. We are talking UWN, NXT UK & NXT Halloween Havoc to start off the show, each of us think the match of the week came from each show, find out which one we all liked. A little Halloween Havoc talk, the UWN title picture, before we hit on some Impact and Who Shot John E Bravo plus the Kylie…

Episode 502: X Division Champ Rohit Raju

This is a Marathon of an Episode. Kicks off with some small talk & we finally put the Kate vs Kevin Can You Beat That feud to bed. It gets a little tense, and emotions run high, but we close it out & move on. Tony watched the UWN, so we talk a little bit about that, then shift to Impact Wrestling prior to taking a break. LSG joins us…

Episode 494: Thunder Rosa in the Thunderdome

The Boys are back for a jam packed show. We catch up with each other before jumping in to WWE Raw and Raw Underground from last week. This takes us to the Thunderdome, whatever that is. Talks turn to the crazy Sonya Deville situation, and Matt puts his foot in his mouth trying to get his point across. Impact talk is up next, Brian Myers, Wrestle House, oh my. Tony…

Episode 490: Aluminum Hat

Kevin got a Mac book, Brian Pillman Jr had to reschedule, we had a ton to talk about, Francis Wright AKA Frantik called in, talked about fixing the wrestling industry, the government, Tin Foil hats & Iron Maiden among other things. We also talked Slammiversary, Extreme Rules Horror Show, a little AEW, Can you Top That, Kevin’s Top 5 List and so much more. Its a fully loaded show, and…

Episode 489: EVERYTHING IS EVIL

We are back, and Everything is indeed EVIL. New Japan Cup and Dominion have come and gone. The boys are stunned by the results, but in a good way. Matt is so excited that he can’t even speak the English language right. From NJPW we jump over to NXT & The Great American Bash, specifically the Keith Lee/Adam Cole Match. Talks turn to the New US Championship, some AEW Fyter…