Welcome again to a brand new edition of the Podcast Corner here on Wrestling News World. Last week saw the release of part one of my interview with Insane Championship Wrestling ring announcer, host of the ICW podcast and a man who is part of the 1001 Things To Do Before You Die podcast team, Simon Cassidy. In part one I spoke with Simon about getting into wrestling, being compared to Tony Chimel, the companies he announces for, training to be a wrestler, getting into the world of ring announcing, how he came to work for ICW, the advice Billy Kirkwood gave him on his first night, the success of ICW, Mark Dallas, working in front of different crowds, Tiny Simon, a great Ric Flair story, his former website Wrestle Shark, the podcast he used to host and more! If you haven't already heard it then head on over to my Soundcloud page to check it out.
This week see part two of the interview with Simon released where we talk about Fear And Loathing 8, why he thinks his Mum will hate the show, the matches he is looking forward to most, Mick Foley being at the show and a story about the time he met the Hardcore Legend, a dream he had about Fear and Loathing 8, the Grado phenomenon, how far ICW can go as a company, hosting the ICW podcast, the genius that is Mark Dallas, his company One Fall Media, the 1001 Things To Do Before You Die podcast, the best things about being in the independent wrestling business, WWE, his favourite WWE matches and more!
You can check out the latest episode of my podcast below on Soundcloud by downloading or streaming the audio or via any of the usual channels at the bottom of the page.
Next week sees the release of my sit down discussion about wrestling memories with my good friend, Peter Kimber. We recorded this on the way to the WWE Raw television taping back in November 2015 and we talk about how Pete got into the world of wrestling, his thoughts on the Jimmy Snuka case, his hopes for the future of WWE, his thoughts on the current product, his favourite wrestler, favourite matches and more! Look out for that interview dropping next Monday. It's another great listen that you won't want to miss.
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