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Episode 158: Eddie Van Halen

Episode 158 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry is here and we start with a tribute to the life & legacy of the late Eddie Van Halen. Our top 5 guitarists & Van Halen songs of all-time…The Booker breaks kayfabe on a story he has never revealed regarding his recent medical issues and….our match of the week!

Match discussed: Ric Flair & Arn Anderson vs Steve Austin & Brian Pillman, the Hollywood Blondes! From 6/16/93 in Norfolk, Va

Produced by Lou Kipilman

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Episode 141: Jeff’s Announcement

Episode 141 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry is here with a major personal announcement! Then we are joined by former WCW announcer Scott Hudson to look back on the career of Mr Wrestling II and we discuss not one, but TWO matches!

Matches discussed:
– Ric Flair vs Lex Luger from 2/25/90 in Greensboro
– The Steiner Bros vs Tatsumi Fujinami & Takayuki Iizuka from Jacksonville from 5/17/92

Produced by Lou Kipilman

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

Episode 114: Adult Triva

Episode 114 of Breaking Kayfabe is here and…hide the women and children because this is our filthiest show ever! And on this episode, we discuss decisions we have both made where we were either used or used people, discuss our match of the week and….first time ever….Sweet Lou joins us for “adult trivia”.

Match discussed: 1992 Royal Rumble

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Produced by Lou Kipilman

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Episode 85: Humperdink, Brisco & Out Of Print

Episode 85 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry has arrived, so allow your hostess to take you to your seat! And on todays show we look back at the #8 CWF angle of alltime as Sir Oliver Humperdink becomes “the Rooster”, Jack Brisco faces Ric Flair in our match of the week, and our movie of the week is about a common interest in our group: a love for movies, as we review the documentary “Out of Print”.

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Episode 52: First Anniversary Show

Episode 52 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry is here–and its our one year anniversary! And on this episode we will take a look at a very special match from Barry’s past, and feature an interview with Yuji Tsuruta, the youngest son of the legendary Jumbo! And we final arrive at my #1 match from the 1980’s! All that plus we offer our personal top 5 movie–Made before 1970!! IIt’s our longest episode ever!!

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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 24: John McAdam, 80’s Matches & Creepy Movies

Episode 24 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry has arrived! On this episode, we are going to be taking a look at two more matches that did NOT make Jeff’s top 100 of the 80’s. Joining us to discuss one of those matches is John McAdam, who makes his 2nd appearance on the podcast! Plus, we will look at a couple of forgotten angles, Jeff discuss the demise of Toys R Us and his top 5 memories of working there….and, we will each offer our top 5 CREEPY movies….non-horror. Ya know, movies that had scenes that just skeeved you out!

Matches discussed:
– Bob Backlund vs Adrian Adonis (1/18/82 in MSG)
– Ric Flair vs Ricky Morton (April or May of 1986)

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Episode 20: 1980’s Matches & Top 5 Soundtracks

Episode 20 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry is here! And on this show, we are going to look back at three more of Jeff’s top 100 of the 80’s–including TWO that were in the top 20!! All that plus a look at our top 5 movie soundtracks! Which movie soundtracks were so good that we went out and bought them???

Matches discussed include:
1) Jumbo Tsurata vs Genichiro Tenryu from 10/28/88
2) Tiger Mask II (Misawa) vs Kuniaki Kobayashi from 6/21/85 #16
3) Barry Windham vs Ric Flair from Fayetteville, NC #15

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Episode 14: 1980’s Top Matches & Stranger Things

Episode 14 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry has arrived! On this episode, the guys are going to discuss 4 more of Jeff’s top 100 of the 80’s—featuring a special guest appearence by Mr. Kentucky Fried Rasslin’ himself, Scott Bowden! We also take a look at the phenomenon known as Stranger Things!

Matches discussed:
– Ted DiBiase vs Dick Murdoch 12/31/85 in Oklahoma City
– Curt Henning vs Nick Bockwinkel 11/21/86 in Las Vegas
– Jerry Lawler vs Bill Dundee 6/6/83 in Memphis “Loser Leaves Town”
–  Ric Flair vs Ricky Steamboat 2/20/89 in Chicago Bowdren’s #4 match of the decade!

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Episode 11: 1980’s Top Matches & Christmas Movies

Episode 11 of the new and improved Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry takes a look at four more of the Top 100 of the 80’s, including a match that set the stage for one of the greatest feuds in wrestling history.
All that plus our choices for the Top 5 Christmas / Holiday movies of all time!

Matches Discussed:
– Owen Hart & Ben Bassarab vs. the Viet Cong Express in Calgary on 9/6/86
– Buzz Sawyer vs. Jim Duggan in New Orleans on 11/11/85
– Ricky Steamboat vs. Lex Luger in Baltimore on 7/22/89
– Kerry Von Erich vs. Ric Flair in Dallas on 12/25/82 (#5 of the decade!)

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