Tag Archives: Japan

Episode 138: Remembering Owen

Here is Jeff’s write up: Episode 138 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry is here and we are joined by the voice of New Japan World Kevin Kelly to discuss the horrible night we lost Owen Hart. Plus we discuss Dark Side of the Ring series and feature a great, kick ass match of the week with Owen!

Match featured: Owen Hart vs Hiro Hase Jan 10th, 1988 in Tokyo.

Produced by Lou Kipilman

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Episode 134: Breaking Kayfabe with Dave Meltzer

Episode 134 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry is here and hold on to your hats! We are joined by Dave Meltzer for a wide ranging discussion of 70’s CWF, great matches from the 80’s and the current state of wrestling! All that plus we discuss underrated burger chains!

Produced by Lou Kipilman

Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren  & Barry is a production of the Arcadian Vanguard Podcast Network

Episode 38: Current Wrestling & Favorite Character Actors

Episode 38 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry is here! And on this episode, we stay current and relevant! We look at the recent NXT & WWE events in Chicago and discuss New Japan’s recent Dominion event from Osaka. We also reveal our top 5 favorite character actors! Its the extremely rare….7 star episode!!

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Episode 32: Bobby Fulton & 1980’s Matches

Episode 32 is here and there is more emotion running thru this episode than an All Japan women’s show in the late 80’s! In this episode, our longest show ever, we discuss 3 of my top 100 of the 80’s, we are joined for a segment by 1/2 of the Fantastics, Bobby Fulton…..we discuss our memories of Jumbo Tsuruta & Owen Hart and….and we offer our top 5 movie shootouts of all-time!!

Matches discussed:
– The Fantastics vs The Midnight Express 4/26/88 Chattanooga, TN
– Ric Flair vs Lex Luger 12/26/88 from Starrcade ’88
– Chigusa Nagayo vs Lioness Asuka 2/26/87 “Battle of the Crush Gals”

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Episode 19: Great Modern Matches & Tarantino Movies

Episode 19 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry–dedicated to Steely Dan “Hey 19”!–is out!  On this episode we are talking about one of Jeff’s top 100 Matches of the 80’s, we are going to discuss two recent matches…Minoru Suzuki vs Hiroshi Tanahashi and Johnny Gargano vs Andrade Cien Almas!  All that, plus a special deep dive into: the films of Quentin Tarantino!

Top 100 match:
Toshiaki Kawada & Samson Fuyuki vs Shinichi Nakano & Shunji Takano

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Episode 18: 1980’s Japanese Matches & Favorite Movie Fight Scenes

Episode 18 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry, the “18 and Life” (Barry’s tribute to Skid Row’s lead singer Sebastian Bach) is here! On this episode, we are traveling to Japan to look at three more of Jeff’s Top 100 Matches of the 80’s, including his #2 match of the entire decade! All that plus, a couple of movie suggestions and out top 5 favorite movie fights!

Matches discussed:
– Riki Choshu vs Tatsumi Fujinami 4/3/83 in Tokyo
– The Crush Gals vs the Jumping Bomb Angels 3/20/86
– Dynamite Kid vs Tiger Mask 4/23/83 #2 of the decade!

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