March 2nd, 2014
GIMME A HELL YEAH! It's SOUND OFF 316 and we've got news on CM Punk's possible WWE return, how it may affect the WrestleMania main event, a rant on the @ChicagoRawCrowd Twitter and why it's a bad thing, notes on the Jim Ross one man show in NYC, LOTS and LOTS of thoughts and news on the first week of the WWE Network and why it's awesome -- plus, how international users can watch and advice for subscribers who plan on watching WM30 -- Hulk Hogan's WWE return, Batista's heel turn, THE SHIELD AND THE WYATTS, NXT Arrival thoughts, BREAKING news on TNA title changes in Japan, thoughts on Nevada banning the use of TRT by MMA fighters and more! Crack open a Steveweiser and buy the new Sound Off 3:16 shirt in our store!
February 22nd, 2014
We've got a packed show with breaking Ring of Honor news, Elimination Chamber predictions and what the REAL main event of the show is, Hulk Hogan's WWE return and role at WrestleMania, everything you need to know about the WWE Network launch this week, thoughts on Cena vs. Cesaro, the death of Mabel/Viscera, the idiocy of the GM position, Bad News Barrett's best line ever on TV, NXT "ARRIVAL" PREDICTIONS, a major push for Gunner and James Storm turns heel on TNA Impact, who should be on the Mount Rushmore of wrestling, the most underrated WWE tag team of all time, Eddie Gilbert nearly kills Jerry Lawler with his car, Goldberg challenges Austin to a fight on "The Tonight Show" and more!
February 16th, 2014
Solomonster talks about the epic standoff between The Shield and Wyatts and wonders how WWE might be able to reshuffle the WrestleMania card to drag things out a bit more, why Triple H not being on the Mania card is no big loss, Cesaro loses his name but gains a push, the sad story of Dolph Ziggler, talking Lita's Hall of Fame induction and rumors of a Scott Hall induction this Monday, making the case for DDP in the Hall of Fame, JINGLE ALL THE WAY 2 with Larry the Cable Guy and Santino Marella, a very enjoyable episode of Impact with Anderson vs. Bully in a Casket Match and Jeff Hardy reprising his old OMEGA character, plus THIS WEEK IN HISTORY with Shawn Michaels losing his smile, Eddie Guerrero winning the big one and the end of Vince Russo in TNA... or is it?
February 9th, 2014
Over two hours this week with some amusing audio from the Stitcher Awards, what's going on with WWE and ROH, Batista's hilarious attempt to get Omaha to like him, one idea to fix Bad News Barrett, thoughts on Miz and Ziggler as a team, defending the Emma dance, Undertaker's rumored return date, one reason why WWE is responsible for all of these rowdy crowds (it has nothing to do with Daniel Bryan) and why you shouldn't feel sorry for them, Bully Ray quotes COOLIO while Solomonster sings some Fantastic Voyage, more on Jeff Jarrett and Toby Keith nearly buying TNA, looking at some of Daniel Bryan's AWFUL merchandise, is the steel cage gimmick dead, how the Observer Hall of Fame works and is STING a true Hall of Famer? Then we have a HUGE history segment this week looking back at Andre beating Hogan for the title, the implosion of The Mega Powers and yes... the Rise and Fall of THE XFL!
February 1st, 2014
It's a SUPER-SIZED episode of the Sound Off with the latest on CM Punk leaving WWE and what may have caused it, why people need to stop calling it a work and why Punk needs to honor his contract, how it affects WrestleMania and the new plans for Daniel Bryan, the crowd hijacking at the Royal Rumble and why Bryan's booking is NOT all part of some master plan, ranting on the bogus idea that it's just the "IWC" fans causing this backlash (it's not), why Batista vs. Randy Orton at WrestleMania will fail, JAKE THE SNAKE gets his Hall of Fame induction and the feud with Hulk Hogan that never was, the latest on Sting's possible role with WWE, the death of Jimmy Snuka's girlfriend to be investigated 30 years later, THE MIZ VS. CJ PARKER ON NXT, the new TNA investor is revealed on Impact and Kurt Angle's delusional comments, who has the best frog splash in wrestling, and we end with a SUPERBOWL prediction!
January 25th, 2014
Solomonster is back with ROYAL RUMBLE predictions, including the latest on Daniel Bryan, possible surprises, and why Justin Bieber needs to quickly be introduced to Brock Lesnar. Then he addresses rumors of a Bryan vs. Sheamus match for WrestleMania and the one thing missing to make it work, the NXT segment that gave him nightmares, GREAT news for TNA this week followed by a full review of The Dixie Carter Show (featuring Impact Wrestling), ranting on Kurt Angle's moonsault off the cage and possibly Sting's final TNA match, who the mystery investor may be, rumors of a Vince Russo return, Jesse Ventura's attempts to unionize against Vince McMahon and who ratted him out, and revisiting the NWA's failed voyage to WWF country for the Bunkhouse Stampede.
January 19th, 2014
Solomonster talks the death of Mae Young, why Lesnar vs. Bryan makes sense for WrestleMania XXX, The Ultimate Warrior going into the Hall of Fame, a personal story from Warrior's days as a college speaker that ended poorly, evidence that Vince McMahon blatantly lied about Warrior holding him up for more money at Summerslam, why TNA Genesis SUCKED and was the exact opposite of what it should have been, Sting possibly leaving for WWE and the WrestleMania match that makes the most sense, The American Wolves debut, what MATCH is rumored for a WWE Hall of Fame induction this year, comparing Daniel Bryan to Steve Austin in popularity, Sid breaks his leg in WCW and explaining the lawsuits that followed, and who is the greatest female talker of all time?
January 12th, 2014
Solomonster is back with FULL details on the WWE Network, including whether you can pay monthly and where it will be available, plus debunking some ridiculous claims from Forbes. Then we talk Old School Raw, possible heat already on Batista, Ryback's newsworthy week, the return of JAKE THE SNAKE, Kaitlyn's release, some big news on NXT and harsh, but constructive criticism for TNA after one of its most overbooked main events ever -- why Dixie Carter is doing Magnus no favors. Also, Steve Austin at WrestleMania 30, men who never would have been champion with only one title, reflecting on the legacy of ECW and some BREAKING NEWS on AAA coming to the El Rey Network in the United States.
January 5th, 2014
The first Sound Off of the new year has thoughts on Daniel Bryan joining The Wyatt Family and where it's likely going, the return of Brock Lesnar, reviewing last year's WWE/TNA predictions and how accurate they were, and then offering some bold predictions for 2014, including what the future of Impact Wrestling looks like. Solomonster also names three NXT performers likely to get called up this year and three others to keep an eye on, why The American Wolves were not signed by Triple H, news on TNA being homeless and being forced to go back on the road and YOUR IDEAS for where they might be able to go (and my own idea involving Medieval Times), possible ideas for Hulk Hogan at WrestleMania XXX, Undertaker requesting Daniel Bryan as an opponent, Sheamus and Wade Barrett as a tag team, remembering the MONDAY NIGHT SKIRMISH and more.
December 29th, 2013
Solomonster closes out 2013 with live thoughts from WWE at MSG, including why they should consider a minis division for Raw and one startling thing he noticed that is really telling about their failure to create new stars, plus Cody Rhodes' crazy moonsault off the steel cage. Then it's the return of MATCH ANATOMY breaking down Antonio Cesaro vs. William Regal from this week's NXT, why it worked and one great thing Regal did in his pre-match promo that some headliners could learn from. We've also got TNA news with Jeff Hardy "quitting" on Impact, negotiations breaking down with AJ Styles who signs with Ring of Honor, and Jeff Jarrett's resignation -- why this could have big implications and who the rumored celebrity investor was that was interested in TNA. Then, it's MAILBAG TIME with John Cena vs. Bray Wyatt at WrestleMania and audio of a "shoot" video from someone on YouTube directed toward Solomonster! You don't want to miss this.