Former AWA World Tag Team Champion & member of the distinguished Pro Wrestling Hall Of Fame, Paul “The Butcher” Vachon, along with his daughter/former WWE superstar, Luna Vachon were special guests on this weekend’s edition (10/17/08) of Monday Night Mayhem, hosted by The Big Mosh & “Wild” Bill Brown. “Your Home Of Wrestling Radio” is officially presented by Custom Muscle, the official online nutritional & supplement company of “Your Home Of Wrestling Radio” (purchase over $50.00, type in the word GRAND, & get 10% off your purchase), and is also sponsored by: The Monster Factory, Old Time Wrestling, The History Of WWE.com, & TicketRelief.com. In addition, The Mayhem strongly encourages all of its fans around the globe to check out the brand-new & official WWE Universe Fan Nation blogs of Charlie Haas (www.fans.wwe.com/CharlieHaas) & D-Lo Brown (www.fans.wwe.com/D-LoBrown).
This exclusive interview with the Vachon family (their first-ever appearance on The Mayhem) is now available for FREE in Windows Streaming Media, or via the official Monday Night Mayhem podcast on ITunes:
In this 20+ minute interview, The Vachons discuss breaking into the business, whether or not there were pressures in being part of one of professional wrestling’s most powerful families, as well as life after wrestling. Plus, “Butcher” & Luna gave their uncensored & candid thoughts on the comparisons/contrasts between the PWHF/the WWE Hall Of Fame, as well as the importance of “knowing when to say when” in retirement & why it is difficult for certain superstars/wrestlers to walk away.
As many fans know, The Vachons were a part of an autograph session this past Saturday at the prestigious Pro Wrestling Hall Of Fame in Amsterdam, NY. Log onto www.PWHF.org & www.MySpace.com/PWHF for all of the details on how you can visit the hall & their upcoming autograph signings (in case you missed The Vachons), as well as how you can support the renovation of the PWHF itself.
*The wrestling world has been changed forever over the past 24 hours, with the debut of “Hulk Hogan‘s Celebrity Championship Wrestling” this past Saturday night on CMT! Don’t forget that “Your Home Of Wrestling Radio” will have you fans covered from pillar-to-post on all of the latest exclusive news from the program…all the way into the season finale of the show on December 6th!
Our special interview with the CCW executive producer/former co-star of ABC’s “Wonder Years,” Jason Hervey, is now available for download (October 13th MNM Streaming Audio: www.mondaynightmayhemarchives.com/waxfiles/101308.wax & October 13rd MNM Podcast On ITunes: www.mondaynightmayhemarchives.com/oct08/101308.mp3). Jason spoke candidly on his early time in the business being a part of World Championship Wrestling, the story behind the angle with being hit by Paul Heyman’s cell phone, the evolution of his professional/business relationship with Eric Bischoff, what the fans can expect over the coming weeks from the CCW cast/crew, the reasons why Scott Baio truly is a ladies man, & his upcoming reality projects that are currently in development.
Remember to tune into The Mayhem every Monday night @ 8PM ET/7PM CT (beginning this Monday night, October 20th), as the first voted-off cast member of CMT’s “Hulk Hogan’s Celebrity Championship Wrestling,” Tiffany, will step into the squared circle of “Your Home Of Wrestling Radio.”
*All new & old Mayhem listeners can still check out the archived programs/shows of “Your Home Of Wrestling Radio” from our six+ years of audio excellence…featuring our worldwide exclusive with the cast of VH-1’s hit show, “Brooke Knows Best” (Brooke Hogan, Glenn Douglas Packard, & Ashley Menendez), plus the official Monday Night Mayhem WrestleMania XXIV Countdown Special (w/J.J. Dillon, The Orlando Sentinel’s Andrea Adelson, SLAM Wrestling’s Bob Kapur, The Baltimore Sun’s Kevin Eck, Pro Wrestling Illustrated’s Dan Murphy, & many more), in addition to the Monday Night Mayhem 2007 Dream Reunion II On-Location Special from Kokomo, IN — featuring: former WWE Diva search contestant Jessica Hatch, Al Snow, Marty Jannetty, Chavo “Classic” Guerrero Sr., “Nasty Boy” Brian Knobbs, Greg “The Hammer” Valentine, Rosey, The Midnight Express (“Loverboy” Dennis Condrey & “Beautiful” Bobby Eaton), “The Genius” Lanny Poffo, & The Orient Express’ Pat Tanaka, as well as The Mayhem’s WrestleMania 23 Countdown Special from Detroit’s Hilton Garden Inn. All of this audio goodness, plus current WWE superstars (Chris Jericho, CM Punk, Candice Michelle, Charlie Haas, & D-Lo Brown), WWE Hall Of Famers (Jesse “The Body” Ventura, Jim Ross, Bret “The Hitman” Hart, Bobby “The Brain” Heenan, “Superstar” Billy Graham, “The Mouth Of The South” Jimmy Hart, The Iron Sheik, Tito Santana, “Mr. Wonderful” Paul Orndorff, Harley Race, Greg “The Hammer” Valentine, & Don Muraco), the finest from Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA President Dixie Carter, Jeff Jarrett, Terry Taylor, Jim Cornette, Kevin Nash, “The Instant Classic” Christian Cage, “The Phenomenal” AJ Styles, Team 3-D, Scott Steiner, Kip/BG James, “The Notorious 187” Homicide, Beer Money’s Robert Roode, “Black Machismo” Jay Lethal, Kaz, Eric Young, Tomko, & Lance “Rock” Hoyt — along with TNA Knockouts Taylor Wilde, Angelina Love, Velvet Sky, Christy Hemme, So-Cal Val, & Traci Brooks), Ring Of Honor’s warriors (ROH Champion Nigel McGuinness, “The American Dragon” Bryan Danielson, Austin Aries, Claudio Castagnoli, & ROH head booker Gabe Sapolsky), ECW originals (ECW’s founder Tod Gordon, Rob Van Dam, “The Franchise” Shane Douglas, Raven, The Sandman, Francine, 2 Cold Scorpio, New Jack, Axl Rotten, Jerry Lynn, Lance Storm, Mike “Nova” Bucci, “The Pitbull” Gary Wolfe, & Danny Doring), the most-beautiful some of the greatest managers in the history of our business (Percy Pringle III/Paul Bearer, “The Doctor Of Style” Slick, JJ Dillon, & the late Gary Hart), the voices that have called the sport/sports-entertainment for years (World Class’ Bill Mercer, the Mid-Atlantic/NWA’s Bob Caudle, & WCW/AWA’s Lee Marshall), the beautiful managers/valets that have graced the squared circle (Missy Hyatt, Terri Runnels, Lisa “Ivory” Moretti, Dawn Marie, Nora “Molly Holly” Greenwald, Jackie Gayda Haas), wrestling legends/personalities from over the years, past & present (Bruno Sammartino, Jerry Jarrett, Terry Funk, Dory Funk, Jr., Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat, “The Taskmaster” Kevin Sullivan, “The Living Legend” Larry Zbyszko, Sid, Tully Blanchard, Jake “The Snake” Roberts, “Dr. Death” Steve Williams, “Bushwacker” Luke Williams, The Honky Tonk Man, Barry “Smash” Darsow, Virgil, Diamond Dallas Page, Vader, “Nasty Boy” Brian Knobbs, Konnan, Bruno “Harvey Whippleman” Lauer, “The Wildman” Marc Mero, Scotty 2 Hotty, David “Gangrel” Heath, Chris Kanyon, Nick “U-Gene” Dinsmore, Chris Nowinski, Low-Ki, Tomko, & The Highlanders), & some of the most well-known athletes & entertainers from pro-sports, the MMA, stage, & screen (including: Dennis Rodman, NFL Hall Of Famer Jim Kelly, former NFL Defensive Tackle/Nebraska All-American/author of “Hero Of The Underground,” Jason Peter, Frank Trigg, Dave Coulier of TV’s “Full House,” VH-1 “Best Week Ever’s” Greg Fitzsimmons of VH-1’s “Best Week Ever,” Dustin “Screech” Diamond of TV’s “Saved By The Bell,” Howard Stern’s Gary The Retard, Erin “Steel” Toughill & Dan “Nitro” Clark from “American Gladiators,” “Mad TV’s” Aries Spears, & Comic Relief founder Bob Zmuda). All this & so much more…now available on The Monday Night Mayhem Radio Network. World Wide 365 — www.MondayNightMayhem.com & www.MySpace.com/MondayNightMayhem!