Behind The Belt
By ABC Radio
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A deep dive into pro wrestling with a journalist, a sound artist, and a guy who smashes people over the head with chairs for a living.
||ExplicitAustralian Wrestling: The past, present and future||From the dizzying heights of Festival Hall to the crushing lows of scout hall "arenas", Australian wrestling has a proud, chequered history ... and an exciting future. It’s a bumper season finale hosted by Clem Bastow, Krackerjak and Atticus Bastow. H||24 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit"I Can Hear Bells Ringing!": The Sound of Wrestling||There’s nothing quite like the sound of wrestling, from the bell to the bumps to the over-the-top entrance themes. Join us as we unpack the sonic experience of a wrestling show. Hosted by Clem Bastow, Atticus Bastow, and Krackerjak. Many thanks to our||17 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWhen Pro-Wrestling met MMA: The rise of strong style||Hard-hitting and strike-crazy, Strong Style was born in Japan and has spread worldwide, captivating fans and giving in-ring action an uncompromising edge. But how hard is too hard when it comes to making those strikes look real? Hosted by Clem Bastow, A||10 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitNow Do It Ten More Times: Wrestling Training||What does it take to become a pro wrestler? Turns out, it’s more than just a good entrance song: we get the lowdown on workouts, drills and diets, from those running the drills as well as those who’ve done them with WWE superstar The Miz, Carlo Cann||3 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitBack bumps and spinal infections: The realities of wrestling||Wrestling can hurt; it can even kill. From painkiller addiction and bloodcurdling injuries to the loneliness of the road, we explore the hidden dangers of sports entertainment. Featuring interviews with wrestlers Dowie James, Vixsin, and author Jenny Va||26 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThumbtacks and baseball bats: Hardcore wrestling||Wrestling might be "fake" but falling backwards into a barbed-wire-wrapped table is very real. Find out what it takes to make it in hardcore wrestling, and why anyone in their right mind would want to do it. Guests Cremator, Syd Parker, and Mad Dog McRe||19 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGood vs evil: Storytelling in wrestling||Imagine a soap opera, but with chokeslams: a look at the narrative side of wrestling, from character creation and story-lining to promos and feuds, with Elliot Sexton and Mr Juicy. Hosted by Clem Bastow, Atticus Bastow, and Krackerjak.||12 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFighting like a girl: Women's wrestling||It wasn’t so long ago that women’s matches were considered "popcorn breaks; now, female wrestlers are among the world’s top talent. Has the WWE's "women’s revolution" changed things for better or worse for female wrestlers? With Dakota Kai, Bea||5 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWelcome to Behind The Belt - a wrestling podcast from ABC Radio||Hailing from Melbourne and weighing in at a combined weight of too many years of wrestling obsessiveness to count, it’s your hosts, Clem, Atticus and KrackerJak.||29 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Now the ABC are doing wrestling I don't have to hide anymore
The episodes could be a bit longer but still very entertaining
Greatly enjoying the show so far, especially the interviews in Ep2 with Me Juicy.
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