Episode 15: July 23, 1989

This week on John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight Then & Now, John & The Great Brian Last look at the original broadcast of Pro Wrestling Spotlight from July 23, 1989, which takes place as the NWA’s Great American Bash is in progress!  Hear John’s live reports, as well as the listeners’ real-time reactions to one of the greatest pay-per-views of all time!  Also, John & Sonny Blaze deal with some crank phone calls & much more! & much more! & much more!

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Episode 14: July 16, 1989

This week on John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight Then & Now, John & The Great Brian Last look at the original broadcast of Pro Wrestling Spotlight from July 16, 1989, featuring WWF Women’s Champion Rockin’ Robin as John’s in-studio guest! Plus audio from the NWA in  Boston, as John talks with Scott Hall!  Also, one of the most cringe worthy moments in show history when a live report comes in from Battling Beauties!  Plus Robin addresses who her relatives are in wrestling, Sonny Blaze has a major announcement & much more! & much more!

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Episode 13: July 9, 1989

This week on John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight Then & Now, John & The Great Brian Last look at the original broadcast of Pro Wrestling Spotlight from July 9, 1989, featuring classic audio from Terry Funk, as well as Paul E. Dangerously calling into the show! Plus Mitch Seinfeld & Broadway Sonny Blaze are in-studio, along with Jonathan & Eddie from Vargas Promotions and their “Battling Beauties” Goldie & Desire!  Also, John’s trip to Boston for the NWA, Mitch Seinfeld’s debate over deregulation & much more!

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Spotlight Special: The Best Of Pro Wrestling Spotlight – November 1991

This week on John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight Then & Now, John & The Great Brian Last fast forward to 1991 and look at the Best Of Pro Wrestling Spotlight! This compilation was originally put together in November 1991, covering the wild month of October 1991!

Hear an EXPLOSIVE interview with “Hot Stuff” Eddie Gilbert, defending Paul Heyman and slamming Jim Herd, Jim Ross, Jerry Jarrett, Jerry Lawler & WCW!

Hear Paul E. Dangerously’s press conference with his attorney at the China Club, as well as the emotional interview afterwards covering his suspension from WCW!

Also, hear John, Dave Meltzer & Wade Keller talk about Hulk Hogan vs. Ric Flair after their first matches, in a segment that got John major heat from the WWF!  All that & much more!

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Episode 12: July 2, 1989

This week on John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight Then & Now, John & The Great Brian Last look at the original broadcast of Pro Wrestling Spotlight from July 2, 1989, featuring classic audio from Eddie Gilbert, Gary Hart, Brittany Brown & Rosebud! Plus Broadway Sonny Blaze in-studio, along with new spponsors from Battling Beauties!  Also, more about the new East Coast Wrestling promotion, John discovers who “The Maniac” is, WWF & NWA news, lots of calls, commercials & much more!

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Episode 11: June 25, 1989

This week on John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight Then & Now, John & The Great Brian Last look at episode twelve of Pro Wrestling Spotlight from June 25, 1989, featuring classic audio from Jim Cornette, Paul E. Dangerously (Paul Heyman) The Freebirds (Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin), Teddy Long, Norman The Lunatic, David Sammartino & more! Plus Broadway Sonny Blaze in-studio & Don Laible on the line with his Independent Report!  Also, John’s Lex Luger confrontation, The Power Twins return, news, calls & much more!

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Episode 10: June 11, 1989

This week on John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight Then & Now, John & The Great Brian Last look at episode ten of Pro Wrestling Spotlight from June 11, 1989, featuring classic audio from Paul E. Dangerously (Paul Heyman)! Plus a musical submission from Crazy Don Rock, John’s video game habits, Big John Studd leaves the WWF, John uncovers wrestling history looking through his journals, calls, contests & much more!

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Episode 9: June 4, 1989

This week on John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight Then & Now, John & The Great Brian Last look at episode nine of Pro Wrestling Spotlight from June 4, 1989, featuring classic audio from Bobo Brazil & Mario Savoldi (with ICW news)! Plus Broadway Sonny Blaze is in-studio, 1989 NWA talk, a No Hold Barred review, calls, contests galore & much more!

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Episode 8: May 28, 1989

This week on John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight Then & Now, John & The Great Brian Last look at episode eight of Pro Wrestling Spotlight from May 28, 1989, featuring classic audio from Killer Kowalski & Sgt. Slaughter! Plus The Master is in-studio for Stump The Master, a conversation about the future collectability of wrestling figures, an interesting new sponsor, calls, commercials & much more!

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Episode 7: May 21, 1989

This week on John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight Then & Now, John & The Great Brian Last look at episode seven of Pro Wrestling Spotlight from May 21, 1989, featuring classic audio from Lou Thesz & Don Laible! Plus Broadway Sonny Blaze in-studio, calls &  more!

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John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight Then & Now is a production of the Arcadian Vanguard Podcast Network