Tag Archives: WNYG

Episode 46: March 11, 1990

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 March 11, 1990! Dave Meltzer returns to the show to discuss the latest wrestling news and to take questions from the listeners! Also,  promoter Gary Juster calls in to discuss the NWA’s return to the New York area! Plus George from Lindenhurst, news, calls, commercials, Dining Out with Joan Murray & much more!

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Producer: Lou Kipilman
Associate Producer: Jayce Naccarato

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

Episode 45: March 4, 1990

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 March 4, 1990! John welcomes Diamond Dallas Page to the show! Don Laible calls in to talk to DDP, as well as review the results of the NWA’s Wrestler War ’90 event! Plus John talks with George from Lindenhurst again, all the latest news, rumors and injury reports from the NWA & WWF, calls, commercials & much more!

Become a Patron of John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight to hear the complete unedited original broadcast of the March 4, 1990 episode reviewed on this week’s episode! Join at  https://www.patreon.com/Arezzi!

Producer: Lou Kipilman
Associate Producer: Jayce Naccarato

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

Episode 44: February 25, 1990

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 February 25, 1990! John is broadcasting live from the Instant Replay Sports Club, getting ready for that night’s NWA’s Wrestler War ’90! Don Laible calls in to preview the pay-per-view event! John talks about Buster Douglas’ appearance as a referee for the WWF! An appearance by David from the Power Twins! Plus news & rumors, calls & much more!

Become a Patron of John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight to hear the complete unedited original broadcast of the February 25, 1990 episode reviewed on this week’s episode! Join at  https://www.patreon.com/Arezzi!

Producer: Lou Kipilman
Associate Producer: Jayce Naccarato

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

Episode 43: February 18, 1990

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 February 18, 1990! Yet another big news week, with the fallout from Sting’s injury and Mike Tyson pulling out of the WWF’s Main Event! Also, news on NWA departures, the WWF Superstars Of Wrestling tapings, and the death of Mark Tendler! PWI’s Bob Smith joins John in-studio! Plus calls, commercials & much more!

Become a Patron of John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight to hear the complete unedited original broadcast of the February 18, 1990 episode reviewed on this week’s episode! Join at  https://www.patreon.com/Arezzi!

Producer: Lou Kipilman
Associate Producer: Jayce Naccarato

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

Episode 41: February 4, 1990

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 February 4, 1990! It’s a news-centric episode, as John discusses the latest happenings in the WWF & the NWA with Steve Beverly & Dave Meltzer! Topics include Mike Tyson, Tully Blanchard, Wrestlemania 6 rumors, Vince McMahon working with Baba & Inoki, The Horsemen turning on Sting & more!

Become a Patron of John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight to hear the complete unedited original broadcast of the February 4, 1990 episode reviewed on this week’s episode! Join at  https://www.patreon.com/Arezzi!

Producer: Lou Kipilman
Associate Producer: Jayce Naccarato

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

Episode 40: January 28, 1990

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 January 28, 1990! The big news this week is that Iron Mike Tyson will be appearing on WWF’s The Main Event on NBC, refereeing a match between Hulk Hogan & Randy Savage! Also, Broadway Sonny Blaze loses it after a couple of callers think he should win the “Honorary Spineless Cockroach Award”!  Plus John reads a memo from Mrs. Hornstein to the employees of WNYG &  more!

Become a Patron of John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight to hear the complete unedited original broadcast of the January 28, 1990 episode reviewed on this week’s episode! Join at  https://www.patreon.com/Arezzi!

Producer: Lou Kipilman
Associate Producer: Jayce Naccarato

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

Episode 39: January 21, 1990

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 January 21, 1990! Pro Wrestling Spotlight is live from the Instant Replay Sports Club as the WWF’s Royal Rumble takes place! John is joined by The Power Twins & Broadway Sonny Blaze for this loud & raucous edition of the show!  Plus John reads Herb Abrams’ pre-Blackjack Brawl letter to the Power Twins & more!

Become a Patron of John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight to hear the complete unedited original broadcast of the January 21, 1990 episode reviewed on this week’s episode! Join at  https://www.patreon.com/Arezzi!

Producer: Lou Kipilman
Associate Producer: Jayce Naccarato

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

Episode 38: January 14, 1990

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 January 14, 1990! The Power Twins return to the WNYG studio, along with Pro Wrestling Illustrated’s Bob Smith & Broadway Sonny Blaze!  Also, Joel Goodhart calls in, which leads to a call from a frantic Paul E. Dangerously!  Plus ICW’s Howard Rapp calls in, how to get a ringside seat at MSG in the 1970s, a caller that thinks Cactus Jack is a scrub & much more!

Become a Patron of John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight to hear the complete unedited original broadcast of the January 14, 1990 episode reviewed on this week’s episode! Join at  https://www.patreon.com/Arezzi!

Producer: Lou Kipilman
Associate Producer: Jayce Naccarato

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

Episode 37: January 7, 1990

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 January 7, 1990! Cactus Jack Manson (Mick Foley) returns to the WNYG studio, taking calls and talking wrestling & baseball!  Plus John talks about the loss of Spring Training, Cactus Jack fights with Joey from North Babylon, a paramedic wants a warning for children on wrestling shows & much more!

Become a Patron of John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight to hear the complete unedited original broadcast of the January 7, 1990 episode reviewed on this week’s episode! Join at  https://www.patreon.com/Arezzi!

Producer: Lou Kipilman
Associate Producer: Jayce Naccarato

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

Episode 36: December 31, 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 December 31, 1989! It’s New Year’s Eve on the Pro Wrestling Spotlight, as John looks back on 1989 with Broadway Sonny Blaze & Bruce Jacobs! Plus John talks about the recent tornado that hit Nashville, wrestlers that held him up for money, his year-end, and decade-end, awards for 1989 & much more!

Become a Patron of John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight to hear the complete unedited original broadcast of the December 31, 1989 episode reviewed on this week’s episode! Join at  https://www.patreon.com/Arezzi!

Producer: Lou Kipilman
Associate Producer: Jayce Naccarato

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