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Place to Be Podcast Episode 528: WWF House Show - Madison Square Garden 11/25/89

Place to Be Podcast Episode 528: WWF House Show - Madison Square Garden 11/25/89

August 13, 2019

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin, Scott and Matt Souza are settling down from Survivor Series with a dive into the 11/25/89 Madison Square Garden house show!

The crew discuss the consistent struggles of solo Haku, a hidden gem tag classic between the Rockers and Hart Foundation, another Al Perez dud, the ongoing Roberts/DiBiase feud, a fun brawl between Santana and Brown, an excellent Brother Love Show, Hercules heading way down the pecking order, the big showdown between Savage and Duggan and more, including end of show awards!

So fire up this action-packed episode and join Scott, Justin & Matt as it’s time for another edition of the PTB Podcast!

From the Vault: Where the Big Boys Play #23 - Clash of the Champions #1, Part Two

From the Vault: Where the Big Boys Play #23 - Clash of the Champions #1, Part Two

August 2, 2019

Parv and Jason Mann finish up on Clash of the Champions 1. In this episode: Parv questions the continued booking of Ivan Koloff against top babyfaces, Jason hypes the Warlord as a better worker in 2012 than he was in 1987 (based on his appearance in Chikara), discussion again of NWA-style booking of babyfaces vs. WWF-style booking, the relative merits of the fan-fake Sting and fan-fake Hogan, the life and times of the 1988 ‘Pet of the Year’ Patty Mullen, discussion of the decision-making skills of the NWA Board of Directors, Parv voices his controversial views on Sting vs. Flair from this show, and the sensational and much-anticipated return of Sandy Scott!

Place to Be Podcast Episode 527: Survivor Series 1989

Place to Be Podcast Episode 527: Survivor Series 1989

July 29, 2019

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin and Scott are joined by JA D'Amato are feasting on turkey, finishing off the stuffing and closing out Thanksgiving with a look at the 1989 Survivor Series!

The boys chat about the nostalgia around this PPV, the elevation of Brutus Beefcake, a strong night for Big Boss Man, the fall of Tito Santana, the arrival of Canadian Earthquake, ZEUS~!, an odd night for Hulk Hogan, Mr. Perfect on the cusp of the main event, Roddy Piper's return to PPV, Ultimate Warrior's rocket push and so much more!

So fire up this action-packed episode and join Scott, Justin and JA as it’s time for another edition of the PTB Podcast!

Place to Be Podcast Episode 526: WWF House Show - Madison Square Garden 10/28/89

Place to Be Podcast Episode 526: WWF House Show - Madison Square Garden 10/28/89

July 15, 2019

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin, Scott and Tim Slomka are getting spooky in the Big Apple with a dive into the 10/28/89 Madison Square Garden house show!

The crew discuss the brief run of Barry Windham, the arrival of Al Perez, another solo shot for Bret Hart, a nightmare match straight out of 1986, a wild brawl between Jim Duggan and Randy Savage, a sloppy brawl between Hercules and Akeem, another win for Mr. Perfect, a huge night for Ultimate Warrior and more, including end of show awards!

So fire up this action-packed episode and join Scott, Justin & Tim as it’s time for another edition of the PTB Podcast!

PTBN Network Special: Crockett Cup 86

PTBN Network Special: Crockett Cup 86

June 29, 2019

PTBN members Jennifer Smith, Matt Souza and Drew Wardlaw gather to break down the First Annual Jim Crockett Sr. Memorial Cup Tag Team Tournament! Located deep within the Vault, this Hidden Gem show features over four hours of 80's tag team wrestling. Come for the Midnight Express and stay for The Fantastics! Jenny, Matt and Drew bring you the highs, lows and everything in between. From Giant Baba to Dusty Rhodes, its Crockett Cup 86!

Place to Be Podcast Episode 525: Saturday Night’s Main Event XXIII - 10/14/89

Place to Be Podcast Episode 525: Saturday Night’s Main Event XXIII - 10/14/89

June 24, 2019

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin, Scott and Peter Winson are inside the Vintage Vault and prepping for Halloween they take a look at the 10/14/89 Saturday Night's Main Event!

The boys discuss King of the Ring 1989, a nice showcase for the Macho King, a return to the top of the card for Ted DiBiase, more ZEUS~!, Roddy Piper starting his march through the Heenan Family, a Strike Force showdown, the fall of the Rougeau Brothers and much more, including end of show awards!

So fire up this action-packed episode and join Scott, Justin and Peter as it’s time for another edition of the PTB Podcast!

PTBN Network: GWWE Tag Team Project Special - Part Two

PTBN Network: GWWE Tag Team Project Special - Part Two

June 21, 2019
PTBN Listeners welcome back to the second part of Greg Diener and Robert Silva's Top Ten discussing the Greatest WWE Tag Team Project where they go over the respective teams in their Top Ten's.

 
This episode discusses The Brainbusters, The British Bulldogs, The Hardy Boyz and Edge & Christian.
 
Stuff discussed includes Masked Men in disguise, Tully Blanchard being the greatest heel ever, Dynamite Kid's horrifying test tube baby promo in Stampede, The Brood's awful promo on the Smackdown Pilot and three men named Peter King based in NY State?!?!
Row 1 Seat 1 #9: AC Mack

Row 1 Seat 1 #9: AC Mack

June 18, 2019

This week Ben welcomes ACTION Wrestling Champion @AC_Mack to the podcast! AC talks about his love of wrestling growing up, how he learned his promo style from playing video games, training at the WWA4 wrestling school, rubbing elbows with Chris Jericho, and his experiences in his first three years in the business. Ben and AC then preview his title defense this week at @WrestleACTION1. A fun show so check it out! 

Place to Be Podcast Episode 524: WWF House Show - Madison Square Garden 9/30/89

Place to Be Podcast Episode 524: WWF House Show - Madison Square Garden 9/30/89

June 17, 2019

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin, Scott and Steve Bennett are back inside the home office for a dive into the 9/30/89 Madison Square Garden house show!

The crew discuss what could have been with Tony Schiavone, the MSG debut of the Genius character, Jimmy Snuka's return to the Garden, Mark Young (?), a hidden gem between Ultimate Warrior and Andre the Giant, Demolition chasing the Tag Team Titles, an unreal war between Greg Valentine and Ron Garvin, the official start of the Piper/Rude feud and more, including end of show awards!

So fire up this action-packed episode and join Scott, Justin & Steve as it’s time for another edition of the PTB Podcast!

Making Towns with Friends #3

Making Towns with Friends #3

June 10, 2019
Steve Williams is riding solo on the newest Making Towns With Friends as he tells us all about his experience training in Ohio Valley Wrestling!  Find out who was working behind the scenes, which WWE developmental talents and legends did Steve interact with, what was the most painful injury, how Miz and Maryse could have been derailed, Steve's limited experiences with ROH, and more!