Month: June 2023

SPOTLIGHTED PODCAST ALERT (YOUR ARTICLE BEGINS A FEW INCHES DOWN)… Vince McMahon was not present for the live Raw broadcast on Monday night. WWE Head of Talent Relations, John Laurinaitis, was reportedly in charge of the show. PWInsider is reporting that though McMahon was at the building early on Monday and did hold a production […]
SPOTLIGHTED PODCAST ALERT (YOUR ARTICLE BEGINS A FEW INCHES DOWN)… ALL ELITE WRESTLING RAMPAGE PRIMER NOVEMBER 26, 2021 CHICAGO, IL. AT THE WINTRUST ARENA AIRS ON TNT NETWORK, 10:00 p.m. EDT, 9:00 p.m. CDT BY FRANK PETEANI (@FrankPeteani), PWTORCH.COM CONTRIBUTOR Announcers: Excalibur, Chris Jericho, Taz, Ricky Starks (various combinations) Frank’s Note There is a spoiler […]
NJPW had revealed the full lineup for Dominion set for Osaka on Sunday, June 4.  Seven title matches, a number one contender's match, plus one undercard tag team bout are scheduled for the nine-match broadcast portion of the event. After being announced by Shota Umino at Sunday's Best of the Super Juniors finals, NJPW has […]
On February 6, our sister site reported the news of a three-alarm fire at the Banning, CA headquarters of Apollo Masters, a renowned manufacturer of ready-to-cut lacquers for use in the LP-mastering industry. The blaze reportedly burned for approximately three hours before being brought under control, during which time an adjacent highway was shut […]
This past week’s WWE Main Event was taped at the Giant Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania, before Monday’s Raw. Tegan Nox defeated Dana Brooke (5:19) Hershey did not care about this one bit. A disinterested crowd made for a really underwhelming match. Nox appeared on Main Event last week in a losing effort to Nikki Cross. […]
Tandberg of Norway has a rather ambiguous corporate image among audio perfectionists. Long considered to make some of the best tape-recording equipment around, the firm has never been seen as a leader in electronics, despite some bold—and reportedly good-sounding—forays into the realm of $2000 preamps and $3500 power amplifiers. Perhaps this is why, when Tandberg […]
A Trios match featuring The Acclaimed is set for this week's Rampage. Rush, Dralistico, and Preston Vance will team together to take on The Acclaimed and Billy Gunn. Acclaimed and Gunn have been teaming together as a trios team in recent weeks, scoring wins on Rampage. Britt Baker and Hikaru Shida will team together to […]
Thursday March 19th, 5–8pm: Shelley’s Stereo, 22102 Clarendon St. in Woodland Hills, CA, will host representatives from Yamaha for a Yamaha 5000-series listening party. Appetizers, wine, and other refreshments will be provided. Shelley’s will be holding a raffle, for prizes. RSVP required. BYOV—Bring Your Own Vinyl—optional. Click Here: cheap adidas superstar
Aussie Open have been forced to relinquish their IWGP Tag Team and NJPW Strong Openweight Tag Team titles due to an injury to Mark Davis.  Kyle Fletcher appeared at Sunday's Resurgence event in Long Beach, California and revealed that his tag partner Davis had suffered an injury that has forced the duo to vacate both […]
Jazz collecting has an archaeological aspect to it; it’s one of my favorite aspects of the hobby. Far more than most other genres, jazz evolved over its first several decades, and it did so on record. Every musician was distinctive, changed from session to session, and interacted with other musicians in ways specific to the […]