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Episode 52: April 22, 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 April 22, 1990! John goes over all the latest news from the NWA & WWF! Also, Joel Goodhart calls in to talk about his upcoming TWA events! Plus the return of George from Lindenhurst, news about Barry Windham & Owen Hart, John is joined in-studio by Nick from Massapequa, calls & 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 51: April 15, 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 April 15, 1990! John talks with Dave Meltzer about all the latest news, including the big co-promotion event in Japan with the WWF, New Japan & All Japan! Don Laible calls in to talk about things that have happened in wrestling since Pro Wrestling Spotlight has been on the air! Also, John is joined in-studio by Vinnie from West Babylon, talk about Robocop in WCW, Broadway Sonny Blaze calls in, news, calls, commercials & more!

Become a Patron of John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight to hear the complete unedited original broadcast of the April 15, 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 48: March 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 March 25, 1990! An historically important landmark episode of Pro Wrestling Spotlight is reviewed, as Superstar Billy Graham talks with John about steroids in wrestling and his health problems! Also, Bruno Sammartino returns to share his thoughts on steroids!

Become a Patron of John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight to hear the complete unedited original broadcast of the March 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 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!

Become a Patron of John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight to hear the complete unedited original broadcast of the March 11, 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 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 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 42: February 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 February 11, 1990! Another big news week, with Sting hurt, Muta gone & Tyson knocked out! John welcomes Dave Meltzer back to the show to discuss the aftermath of Clash Of The Champions X & Mike Tyson losing to Buster Douglas! PWI’s Bob Smith & Broadway Sonny Blaze are in-studio! Don Laible talks the upcoming Hulk Hogan / Ultimate Warrior match at Wrestlemania 6! Plus much more, including the first few minutes of the show that aired after Pro Wrestling Spotlight on this Sunday evening!

Become a Patron of John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight to hear the complete unedited original broadcast of the February 11, 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 32: December 3, 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 3, 1989!  AWA World Champion Larry Zbyszko calls in to talk about his challenge to the other World Champions, Vince McMahon & the WWF, feuding with Bruno Sammartino, steroids & more!  Plus Larry gets fed up with Nick from Massapequa, John gets new show sponsors, a false alarm on identifying the Psychic Gourmet and more!

Become a Patron of John Arezzi’s Pro Wrestling Spotlight to hear the complete unedited original broadcast of the December 3, 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