OWW Daily News & Notes for 1/27

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[OWW News] BIG NEWS from Online World of Wrestling – we are getting our own RADIO SHOW! OWW Radio will launch on February 12th, with host Nick Andrews behind the microphone. The show will feature discussions on various topics and include interviews with wrestling personalities past and present. For more information on this project, go to the Full Press Release.

[ClickWrestle Download of the Day] ODB vs. Candice Lerae.

[Birthdays & Anniversaries] Red Bastein (1931) celebrated a birthday today. Today In Memoriam: Andre the Giant (46, 1993) and Herb Calvert (45, 2002). .. [reported by Rich Tate of www.GeorgiaWrestlingHistory.com]

[WWE News] WWE and Columbia Records releases “VOICES: WWE the Music Vol. 9,” on January 27th – it will feature never-before-available entrance music from WWE superstars Kane®, Randy Orton®, The Great Khali®, Vladimir Kozlov™, Umaga®, R-Truth™ and more – plus WWE Divas Maryse™, Eve™ and Kelly Kelly™. For more information on the CD and where to plurchase it, go here.

[WWE News] WWE.com has updated the pay-per-view calendar on the right side of every page and One Night Stand has been renamed Extreme Rules.. [reported by Devin Cutting]

[WWE News] Rob Van Dam was a last minute addition of sorts for the Rumble. He was called on Friday and asked if he was available for the show so it appears to be a one-shot deal. He noted on WWE.com that he isn’t looking to be a full-time wrestler any more and is happy being at home every day working on various non-wrestling projects, including an action movie coming out later this year. [reported by Mike Aldren]

[WWE Interview] Cliff Bennett from Eagle 105-7 in Augusta, GA interviewed Mr. Kennedy the other day about his new flick “Behind Enemy Lines: Columbia”. When can we expect him back in the ring? And who’s tougher…his training parnter, or his wife? Click here to listen to the interview: http://www.eagle1057.com/cc-common/podcast/single_podcast.html?podcast=eagle1.xml

[ROH Event] Ring of Honor will be at the Frontier Fieldhouse in Chicago Ridge, IL, on January 31. Advertised: Brent Albright, Erick Stevens, Roderick Strong, and two other partners to be announced versus Sweet N Sour, Inc., in a caged grudge match; Jerry Lynn & Necro Butcher versus Brodie Lee & Delirious; Alex Payne versus Silas Young; and Deryck St. Holmes versus Egotistico Fantastico. Also on the bill: Nigel McGuinness, Kevin Steen, El Generico, Bryan Danielson, Jay Briscoe, Claudio Castagnoli, Delirious, and Rhett Titus. Bell time is 7:30 PM.

[DVD News] Big Vision Entertainment presents “OMEGA: Uncommon Passion” a 2-disc DVD about the famous OMEGA promotion in North Carolina run by Matt and Jeff Hardy, along with future stars such as Shannon Moore and Shane Helms. From dream to reality, the birth of a new generation of wrestling stars. Check out the extensive list of wrestling DVD’s at www.bvdvd.com

[Plug] Visit www.wrestlersrescue.org for more information on Dawn Marie’s WRESTLE RESCUE organization. It’s a worthy cause so please take a minute to check it out.

[BLOG] Gabe Sapolsky is conducting a “blog project” at www.myspace.com/rohgabe where he is writing a new draft of his blog every day. This blog is focusing on Sabu right now including his ECW debut and a match vs. Cactus Jack in Hamburg, PA. Check it out at: www.Myspace.com/rohgabe

[WWE Article] VOICES WWE The Music, Vol. 9 to be Released January 27 [reported by Mike Informer]

[Article] Living the hard life of “The Wrestler” [reported by Mike Informer]

[Indy Media] A big new episode of NECW TV is now online! Direct link to the episode: http://www.necw.tv/episodes/NECW_TV_EPISODE_152.wmv 

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[Puerto Rico News] Ricky Reyes and Bad Boy Bradley facing Huracan Castillo and Rico Suave. http://www.luchalibreonline.tv/video/320262-llo-tv-primeras-posiciones.html

[Booking Information] Updated List of Talent Available For Bookings at Top Notch Wrestling Bookings (topnotchwrestlingbookings@yahoo.com) — 2 Cold Scorpio Out of Orlando, Florida * Al Snow Out of Louisville, Kentucky * Andy Douglas Out of Nashville, Tennessee * Axl Rotten Out of Baltimore, Maryland * Balls Mahoney Out of Newark, New Jersey * Barbarian Out of Charlotte, North Carolina * Bill Alfonso Out Of Tampa, Florida * Brian Knobbs Out of Tampa, Florida * Brutus “The Barber” Beefcake Out of Boston, Massachusetts * Bunkhouse Buck Out of Knoxville, Tennessee * Chase Stevens Out of Nashville, Tennessee * Chris Hamrick Out of Charlotte, North Carolina * Corporal Kirschner Out of Charlotte, North Carolina * Danny “Damaja” Basham Out of Indianapolis, Indiana * Damien Demento Out Of New York City, New York * Dave Hebner Out of Richmond, Virginia * Demolition Out of Minneapolis, Minnesota & Atlanta, Georgia * “Dr. Death” Steve Williams Out Of Denver, Colorado * U-Gene Out of Louisville, Kentucky * George “The Animal” Steele Out of Orlando, Florida * Gillberg Out of Baltimore, Maryland * Grandmaster Sexay Out of Memphis, Tennessee * Greg “The Hammer” Valentine Out of Tampa, Florida * Heidenreich Out of New Orleans, Louisiana * Ivan Koloff Out of Charlotte, North Carolina * Jake “The Snake” Roberts Out of Gainesville, Georgia * James J. Dillon Out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania * James Mitchell Out of Orlando, Florida * Jason Knight Out of Hartford, Connecticut * Jerry Lynn Out of Nashville, Tennessee * Jimmy Golden Out of Knoxville, Tennessee * Jimmy Hart out of Orlando, Florida * Jonny Fairplay Out of Greensboro, North Carolina * Justin Credible Out of Hartford, Connecticut * Koko B. Ware Out of Memphis, Tennessee * Lanny Poffo Out of Tampa, Florida * Mike Mondo Out of Tampa, Florida * Mr. Hughes Out of Atlanta, Georgia * Nasty Boys Out of Tampa, Florida * The Patriot Out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania * “Pitbull #1″ Gary Wolf Out of Tampa, Florida * Powers Of Pain Out of Charlotte, North Carolina & Fort Lauderdale, Florida * “Pretty Boy” Doug Somers Out of Atalanta, Georgia * Robbie McAllister Out of Detriot, Michigan * Rory McAllister Out of Cincinnati, Ohio * Sabu Out of Lansing, Michigan * Salvatore Sincere Out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania * Sandman Out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania * Savio Vega Out of San Juan, Puerto Rico * Sid Vicious Out of Memphis, Tennessee * Stro Out of Charlotte, North Carolina * Super Leatherface Out of Charlotte, North Carolina * Tito Santana Out of Newark, New Jersey

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