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Sound Off 596 - WINNERS AND LOSERS OF THE SUPERSTAR SHAKEUP

April 21st, 2019

SOUND OFF 596 talks about CM Punk dressing up as a masked wrestler at an indie show this weekend and pitching an idea for an AEW program for him next year... a full breakdown of the SUPERSTAR SHAKEUP, all the Raw and Smackdown moves and which brand came out the winner at the end... The War Raiders renamed THE VIKING EXPERIENCE, why it happened and Road Dogg's defense of it... Luke Harper requests his release from WWE... thoughts on the Viceland special on the MONTREAL SCREWJOB, Jim Cornette's revelation and why Vince McMahon is the ultimately to blame for all of this... Becky Lynch says she could be on the same level as Hogan, Austin, Rock and Cena... thoughts on Dustin Rhodes being announced as Cody's opponent at "Double or Nothing" next month... pitching an idea for Shayna Baszler's main roster debut and a win over "Becky 2 Belts" at Summerslam... and BUY OR SELL on Mick Foley's match with Randy Orton at Backlash 2004 or his match with Edge at Wrestlemania 22?

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Sound Off 595 - IS SASHA BANKS JUSTIFIED IN WANTING OUT OF WWE?

April 14th, 2019

SOUND OFF 595 is still dealing with a WrestleMania hangover and has thoughts the greatest NXT Takeover show and match of all time... G1 Supercard thoughts from MSG and the startling difference between the ROH and New Japan parts of the show... why people need to pump the brakes on an AEW deal with Turner Sports and not get ahead of themselves, and why it could be a game changer... pitching some big moves for this week's SUPERSTAR SHAKEUP on Raw and Smackdown... Vince McMahon's rage at the Hall of Fame and one writer quits before he can be fired... Road Dogg no longer the co-head writer for Smackdown Live... Sasha Banks reportedly tries to quit WWE, why this has been brewing for a long time and old words from Mick Foley that Vince McMahon should remember... Vice documentary reviews for Bruiser Brody and Randy Savage, and thoughts on the Kenny Omega TSN special in Canada... the top three Dean Ambrose matches in WWE and more.

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Sound Off 594 - WRESTLEMANIA 35 REVIEW AND LIVE IMPRESSIONS!

April 9th, 2019

Solomonster was in attendance at MetLife Stadium IN THE SHADOW OF NEW YORK CITY for WrestleMania 35 and has live thoughts on the show, including Becky Lynch winning the Raw and Smackdown Women's titles, Kofi Kingston's emotional WWE title victory over Daniel Bryan, the return of John Cena as the Dr. of Thuganomics, Kurt Angle and Batista both wrestling their farewell matches, horrible blinding lights inside the stadium and more.  Plus, thoughts on Bret Hart being attacked by a fan at the WWE Hall of Fame ceremony.

Sound Off 593 - WRESTLEMANIA 35 PREDICTIONS AND TONS MORE!

April 4th, 2019

SOUND OFF 593 runs down the entire card for WRESTLEMANIA 35 and offers predictions for the women's "Winner Take All" main event, Kofi Kingston's first ever singles match for the WWE championship, Kurt Angle's farewell match and more. Plus, thoughts on the amazing women's brawl from Raw... John Oliver roasts WWE over its independent contractor farce, why an off-season will never work in WWE and the story of when Jesse Ventura tried to organize a wrestler's union and who snitched him out... AAA announces its debut show at Madison Square Garden... Amazing Red retires from the ring... Jim Ross signs a three-year deal with All Elite Wrestling... Rob Van Dam signs a new deal to return to Impact Wrestling... and revealing the #1 Most Shocking WrestleMania Match Outcome to finish our 10-week countdown!

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Sound Off 592 - WINNER TAKE ALL WITH THE WOMEN AT WRESTLEMANIA?

March 31st, 2019

SOUND OFF 592 talks about the official announcement that for the first time ever, the ladies will headline Wrestlemania, and the great story WWE ISN'T telling with Becky Lynch... Charlotte wins the Smackdown Women's title from Asuka, are we headed for a title unification next Sunday?... G1 SUPERCARD PREDICTIONS for the ROH/New Japan show, news on Raw and Smackdown returning to Madison Square Garden and is AAA about to announce its MSG debut this week?... the long-lost match between Bret Hart and Tom Magee from 1986 is finally found and the story behind it... three sports "retirements" this week, including Nikki Bella, and hilarious comments from an interview with Rosa Mendes... thoughts on Kurt Angle's farewell tour and why his greatest success has nothing to do with Wrestlemania... "Superstar" Billy Graham is no fan of Kofi Kingston challenging for the WWE title... NXT TAKEOVER NEW YORK PREDICTIONS... and #2 in our Top 10 Countdown of The Most Shocking Wrestlemania Match Outcomes is one of the biggest regrets of Stone Cold's career!

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Sound Off 591 - KURT ANGLE’S WRESTLEMANIA ANNOUNCEMENT FALLS FLAT

March 24th, 2019

SOUND OFF 591 addresses WWE's baffling decision to have Kurt Angle choose Baron Corbin for his final match at Wrestlemania, the fan backlash and why the company may be reconsidering its decision... yet another disappointing Batista segment and why the build to his match with Triple H just isn't working... defending the outcome of the Kofi Kingston gauntlet match, WWE pushes the racial angle of the story and why people need to be realistic about the future even if Kofi wins the title... running down the Wrestlemania 35 card as it currently stands, Undertaker's status for the show, why Hulk Hogan is likely being brought in that weekend... WWE moving out of Titan Towers into new office space and why a physical Hall of Fame doesn't belong in Connecticut... spoiler results for the NEW JAPAN CUP and who will challenge Jay White for the IWGP title at MSG... King Kong Bundy's cats and Frank Shamrock being investigated for animal cruelty... Sting names the one man he would come out of retirement for and why it won't ever happen... Alberto Del Rio says the door is open for a WWE return... names for a possible all-Canadian class for the WWE Hall of Fame... and #3 in our Top 10 Countdown of The Most Shocking Wrestlemania Match Outcomes involves a timely Money in the Bank cash-in!

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Sound Off 590 - WHY JOHN CENA SHOULD FACE KURT ANGLE AT WRESTLEMANIA

March 17th, 2019

SOUND OFF 590 makes the case for John Cena to be Kurt Angle's opponent in his farewell match at Wrestlemania, and why Angle is among the very greatest of all time... Batista gets what he wants from Triple H after a disappointing, slobbering promo... THE DEMON being advertised for Mania and who it will likely be against... even DIXIE CARTER realizes WWE has no idea what to do with EC3... how Randy Orton and AJ Styles sold me on their Wrestlemania match with one promo... the one time Kofi Kingston stood up to Vince McMahon on his private jet and how it's relevant now nearly a decade later... Harlem Heat to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame and Sid's idea for their WCW debut that was so controversial, it never aired on TV... the latest on the New Japan Cup and likely opponent for Jay White, plus the ROH title match set for Madison Square Garden... thoughts on the spoilers regarding the NXT title situation... is WWE exploiting Roman Reigns' illness?... Missy Hyatt's brief run in WWE, why her "Missy's Manor" segments never aired on TV and how you can watch them right now... should WWE crown INTERIM champions instead of stripping people of their titles?... and #4 in our Top 10 Countdown of The Most Shocking Wrestlemania Match Outcomes is one of the shortest matches in Mania history!

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Sound Off 589 - WWE REALLY WANTS YOU TO KNOW WRESTLING IS FAKE

March 10th, 2019

SOUND OFF 589 has FAST LANE 2019 PREDICTIONS and which match should headline the show... the death of King Kong Bundy, his payday for the cage match at WrestleMania 2, being part of probably the worst match in wrestling history and Enzo Amore's idiotic tweet confusing Bundy with George Steele... Jushin "Thunder" Liger announces he's retiring next year and how WWE could make one last match against Rey Mysterio a reality... Jeff Jarrett joins the WWE creative team... Anderson and Gallows reportedly turn down multi-million dollar offers from WWE to re-sign... the reason Arn Anderson was fired by Vince McMahon... Roman Reigns reveals the type of leukemia he has and what I've since learned about my own condition... lots of talk about how FAKE wrestling is this week with Ronda Rousey, Triple H and the inexcusable segment on Raw with Braun Strowman and Colin Jost... defending Torrie Wilson's induction into the WWE Hall of Fame... JOHN CENA VS SAMOA JOE AT WRESTLEMANIA?... Tomasso Ciampa undergoes neck surgery, pitching a bracket for a tournament to crown a new NXT champion and who I think should win the entire thing... Roman Reigns voices suppport for a WWE offseason, why it will never happen and pitching a more practical solution... why WWE had a ZOMBIE on it's debut episode of ECW on SyFy... the THREE BEST MATCHES of Scott Hall's career... and #5 in our Top 10 Countdown of The Most Shocking Wrestlemania Match Outcomes includes Brock Lesnar!

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Sound Off 588 - BATISTA SPOILS OLD MAN’S BIRTHDAY TO SPITE TRIPLE H

March 3rd, 2019

SOUND OFF 588 talks Wrestlemania returning to the Sunshine State in 2020... Roman Reigns in remission and back on Raw, could they be building to a Mania match with Dean Ambrose?... Batista crashes Ric Flair's birthday party and the stipulation that could make his expected match with Triple H far more important... the TWITTER WAR between Ronda Rousey and Becky Lynch, WWE's reaction to it and the two words that should always be off limits... The Honky Tonk Man finally says yes to the WWE Hall of Fame, looking at how he lucked into the biggest push of his career and why he had heat with so many wrestlers... likening EC3 to a human Skype update... Vince McMahon replaces Kofi Kingston with Kevin Owens at Fast Lane and why Kofi fans should be ecstatic about it... why Jim Ross isn't totally wrong to liken Charlotte Flair to a modern day Hulk Hogan... Dana Warrior getting a trial run on the WWE creative team and why people should give her a chance... one African American listener wonders if it's wrong of him to not get behind Kofi Kingston's push... Anthem ERASES all of its GFW master recordings to "free up" server space... why Rick Rude was NOT an integral part of the history of DX... #6 in our Top 10 Countdown of The Most Shocking Wrestlemania Match Outcomes takes us back to the Skydome!

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Sound Off 587 - ROMAN REIGNS RETURNING TO MONDAY NIGHT RAW!

February 24th, 2019

SOUND OFF 587 is a packed show talking the return of Roman Reigns on Raw this Monday, what his announcement may be and torching all of the cynics who still think his illness is a work... Bruce Prichard returns to WWE in a lead creative role and one NXT star he is a big fan of who might benefit from his influence... Arn Anderson fired by WWE after a shouting match with Vince McMahon and what may have caused it... Tye Dillinger, Hideo Itami and TJ Perkins all released by WWE and why the the company could stand to shed some more weight from its roster... thoughts on DX and Chyna entering the WWE Hall of Fame... taking Paige to task for foolishy claiming the fans, and NOT WWE, were the ones responsible for no one taking the women seriously... the four biggest stars in NXT called up to the main roster without any warning... Kofi Kingston gets his WWE title match at Fast Lane, but not Wrestlemania?... Lucha Underground producer believes the show is DEAD... was there a plan to do Hulk Hogan vs. Evil Doink in 1993?... and #7 in our Top 10 Countdown of The Most Shocking Wrestlemania Match Outcomes has a brotherly feel to it!

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