ESW: Inside the Empire
By Empire State Wrestling
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"Inside the Empire" gives a behind-the-scenes look at Empire State Wrestling - Western New York's premier independent wrestling promotion. ESW ring announcer Chris Gullo, "Patron Saint of Professional Wrestling" Brandon Thurston and Referee D.J. Jarka host the podcast and are joined on each episode by a member of ESW's roster.
||ExplicitDaniel Garcia||He's one half of North America's Most Wanted and wrestled on WWE 205 Live. Daniel Garcia talks about how he broke into the wrestling business and his quick rise in independent wrestling on this episode of "Inside the Empire"!||9/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit4th and Gold||This episode of "Inside the Empire" deviates a little bit from our usual format. Chris, Brandon and D.J. sit down and recap the happenings at "4th and Gold" and the pre-show tailgate party! There are also run-ins by Steve Gage, Brett Mednik, Kevin Benne||8/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitJohnathan Ashe||Empire State Wrestling executive producer Johnathan Ashe is our next guest on "Inside the Empire"! Ashe is a longtime mainstay of the Western New York independent wrestling scene who has worked in nearly every role on and off camera on a wrestling show.||8/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPepper Parks||This episode of "Inside the Empire" features the man formerly known as "Braxton Sutter" - Pepper Parks! The reigning Empire State Wrestling Heavyweight Champion talks about how he started with ESW and the current state of the promotion, among various||7/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitJames Sayga||This episode of "Inside the Empire" features James Sayga, who is part of the reigning ESW Tag Team Champions Game Over! Sayga talks about growing up as a wrestling fan and how he got his start in ESW. He also discusses how his Christian faith influences||7/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAndrew Mollon||Empire State Wrestling's Senior Referee Andrew Mollon is our next guest on "Inside the Empire"! We take a deep dive into how Mollon went from a loudmouth fan at ESW shows to reffing WWE talent. This episodes also ventures off into his love for pop mus||6/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitVince Valor||This episode of "Inside the Empire" features one half of the Empire State Wrestling tag team champions, Vince Valor! The Niagara Falls, N.Y.-native goes into detail on what sparked his love for professional wrestling and gives an indepth look on his pat||6/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFrankie Feathers||In this episode of "Inside the Empire", Empire State Wrestling fan favorite Frankie Feathers describes how he became introduced to independent wrestling, which future opponents he would like to face in the ring and how is old job negatively affected his||5/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitKevin Bennett||In this episode, Kevin Bennett talks about his journey from backyard wrestling in North Tonawanda to becoming the ESW Heavyweight Champion!||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Always great to learn more about the men that wrestle for esw and get a larger look into the indie scene