WRESTLING THEN AND NOW E-MAILER
TURNBUCKLE PROMOTIONS PRESENTS THE BIGGEST WRESTLING /SPORTS MEMORABILIA CONVENTION OF THE SUMMER AT SPORTIME OF LYNBROOK, NEW YORK ON AUGUST 24-25
Promoter Jason Blaustein and booker Scott Epstein guarantee the biggest convention of the season and the largest ever on Long Island.
Sportime of Lynbrook
175 Merrick Road
Lynbrook, NY 11563
HOURS: FRIDAY AUGUST 24 4PM-10PM
Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â SATURDAY AUGUST 25 10AM-9PMÂ
ATHLETE APPEARANCE SCHEDULES TBA SHORTLY. MOST WRESTLERS ARE APPEARING BOTH DAYS. PLEASE CONTACT US FOR IMMEDIATE ASSISTANCE.Â
Promoter: Jason BlausteinÂ
Email: [email protected]
Booker: Scott Epstein
Publicist: Evan Ginzburg
New York, NY (June 9, 2007)-
There are mere conventionsâ€¦and then there are mega-events.
And Turnbuckle Promotionsâ€™ August 24-25 show is just too big for one day.
Legendary guests include Rowdy Roddy Piper, Sid Eudy (AKA Sid Vicious), Christian Cage, Kevin Nash, The Funk Brothers, noted film director Barry Blaustein (Beyond the Mat), The Valiant Brothers Reunion of Handsome Jimmy, Luscious Johnny and Captain Lou Albano, Vince Russo, Ivan Putski, JJ Dillon, Tully Blanchard, Larry Zybysko, Tito Santana, Doink, Romeo Roselli, and major mystery guests to be named in the weeks and months ahead.
Do you love the beautiful ladies of wrestling? Christy Hemme, April Hunter, Francine, Missy Hyatt, Goldylocks, Dawn Marie and Talia Madison are already scheduled to grace the event.
Admission is only $5. VIP Plus Tickets are now available in limited quantities at $300 each. VIP Plus Tickets include top priority in line for both days (individually numbered), 8X10s of everyone for autographing (and one item of your choice), a Polaroid with each guest, JJ Dillonâ€™s book, a Beyond the Mat poster and the official event poster. Basic VIP Tickets are $175 and includes admission to both daysâ€™ events and autographs and Polaroids with each guest. If you donâ€™t have PayPal, but would like to use your credit card, please call us at 516-924-2791.
For immediate assistance regarding VIP Tickets, autograph tickets and table rentals please call Scott Epstein at 516-707-8075.
Also of note, there will be several auctions, including a 1 on 1 wrestling clinic with Brother Runt (formerly known as Spike Dudley). There will be a raffle and silent auction in which proceeds will be donated to Brave Hearts of St. Francis Hospital. Turnbuckle Promotions would like to thank all of its proud sponsors including the National Gym Association.
And you can listen to many of these superstars as they appear on Evan Ginzburgâ€™s Legends Radio– heard each and every Wednesday from 8-10PM EST. on www.riotradionetwork.com and archived 24/7 at www.evanginzburg.com and www.wrestlingthenandnow.com message board.
With literally dozens of top names, and the top wrestling vendors in the country, this is a once in a lifetime event not to be missed. Mark August 24th and 25th on your calendar and buy your tickets today. Log onto www.turnbucklepromotions.comÂ for all our updates and donâ€™t you dare miss the Turnbuckle Promotions super show at Sportime in Lynbrook, Long Island.
6/6/07 Edition of Evan Ginzburgâ€™s Legends Radio
Stan â€œThe Lariatâ€ Hansen
Film Director Roy Frumkes â€œThe Substituteâ€
Indy wrestling promoter Ricky O
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Evan Ginzburgâ€™s Legends Radio is Archived 24/7 at www.evanginzburg.com, www.radiohaven.net, and www.wrestlingthenandnow.com message board. Show repeated all night on June 6. Co-hosted by Dr. Mike Lano.
Listen to Wednesday May 30th edition Evan Ginzburgâ€™s Legends Radio by clicking link below:
BRUNO SAMMARTINOÂ & Franco Frassetti- director of upcoming Bruno Documentary
Listen to all the great radio shows at www.radiohaven.net including Carlton J. Smithâ€™s Soul Bones old school R&B showÂ every Thursday 7-8 PM EST plus MMA/Pro Wrestling/Arts and other great programming.
Listen to previous weekâ€™s Detroit Wrestling Territory Tribute show by clicking below:
Ed Farhat, Jr. (Captain Ed George- Son of Original Sheik)
Super Fan Pete Jett
Wrestling Historian Jerry Davidson
Old School Heel Manager Supermouth Dave Drasin
Big Jim Lancaster
Irish Mickey Doyle
If you own a website that wants to carry Legends Radio, contact Evan Ginzburg: [email protected]
Sunday June 10, 2007 7PM
Sunday, June 10th @ 7PM – $3 to $5 Suggested
Zine Extravaganza & Open Mic
Yes, yes, local zinesters are here and reading. We’ll have Ayun Halliday with “East Village Inky”, Josh with “Negative Capacity”, Jenna Freedman with “Lower East Side Librarian”, Evan Ginzburg with “Wrestling Then and Now”, and Luke Romano with “Cracks in the Concrete”. And yes, this is an open reading, so come give us 5 minutes of your best stuff!
Evan Ginzburg reads from his critically acclaimed Book Apartment 4B, Like in Brooklyn
172 Allen St
New York, NY
JUNE 30, 2007 10AM-6:00 PM
Gotham Super Collectors Show
The Holiday Inn 440 West 57th St. Between 9th and 10th Ave. NYC
Missy HyattÂ Â Â Â Soupy SalesÂ Â Â Chuck McCannÂ Â Â Â Larry StorchÂ Â Karen Lynn GorneyÂ Â Phoebe Legere
Sunday July 8, 2007Â 3-6PM
Total Mayhem Pro Wrestling Unicef Benefit
VFW Hall 109 Bergen Pike Road
Richfield Park, NJ
Stars include: Nikolai Volkoff, Spike Dudley, Johnny Diamond, The Patriot
$12 day of show/$10 advance
Tix: Marianne- 201-838-9776
Saturday July 14, 2007 6PM
Johnny Valiant On Broadway- â€œAn Evening with Johnny Valiantâ€
See Johnny Valiantâ€™s critically acclaimed show live in the heart of Broadway
Ha Comedy Club
163 W 46th St
New York, NY 10036
Reservations: (212) 977-3884
$10 cover/2 drink minimum
Contact: Evan Ginzburg/Manager: [email protected]
â€œStuns like a side piledriverâ€- Village Voice
“Johnny was always one of the most outrageous characters as a wrestler. Now, in standup, you don’t want to mess with Johnny.”
– Fred Geobold, WBAI-FM 99.5
“Johnny Valiant adds excitement to anything he performs in. The other actors in the show can’thelp but smile when he steps on stage…he is awesome.”
– Billy Merrit of hit improv show “Piledriver”- Upright Citizens Brigade Theater
Check out all the wrestling merchandise at: www.wrestlingthenandnow.com
Check out all the movie merchandise at: www.evanginzburg.com
Sunday August 5, 2007
Celebrate the legendary â€œBoogie Woogie Manâ€ Handsome Jimmy Valiantâ€™s 65th Birthday at FREE party at Boogieâ€™s Wrestling Camp
Boogie’s Wrestling Camp
2916 Alleghany Springs Rd.
Shawsville, VA 24162
Contacts: Jimmy Valiant [email protected]
Support the Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum
Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame
30 East Main Street
Amsterdam, New York 12010
Need publicity? Evan Ginzburg was the publicist for Wrestling Reunion 5, drawing 1,000 plus this past Saturday in Carteret, NJâ€¦e-mail ([email protected]) for rates.
CONTEST: The first reader to respond to this e-mailer will win a pair of tickets to Pro Wrestling Unplugged on June 16 at the New Alhambra (formerly ECW Arena) in Philadelphia -“The Crazy 8”. The main event will take place in a compound complete with a cage, rope swings from the rafters, trampolines, & a lot more. Already announced forÂ the event we have 2 Cold Scorpio, Joey Matthews/Mercury, The Nasty Boyz, Sunny, Eddie Kingston, The Thomasellis, & a lot more. E-Mail: [email protected]