Tag Archives: 1980’s

Episode 184: Easy Money

Episode 184 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry is here and this week we discuss the first 6 star match in the Observer, talk to musician Lili Haydn about her life in music and in the film Easy Money–and listeners give their reviews of this classic film!

Match discussed: Mitsuhara Misawa vs Toshiaki Kawada from Budokhan Hall in Tokyo on 6/3/94

Produced by Lou Kipilman

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

Episode 183: My Dog Is My Soulmate

Episode 183 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry, the “my dog is my soulmate” edition, is here…and on this episode we discuss Barry’s trip to Boston with his daughter, talk parenting, and our match of the week is a great “could’ve been” feud!

Match Discussed: Ted DiBiase vs Bret Hart from Odessa, Texas on 3/8/89.

Produced by Lou Kipilman

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

Episode 182: Nashville

Episode 182 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry is here and in this episode we discuss visiting Nashville, the movie tournament and ask “who was a perfect middle of the card guy”?

Match discussed: The Midnight Express vs Terry Taylor & Brad Armstrong from Ft Worth January 1985.

Produced by Lou Kipilman

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

Episode 181: Bull Nakano Day

Episode 181 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry is here and its Bull Nakano Day! And on this episode we feature her in our match of the week and one of the greatest bumps in wrestling history….and, oh yeah! We have an amazing conversation with the great Jim Brunzell!

Produced by Lou Kipilman

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

Episode 178: Kevin Kelly Returns

Episode 178 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry, the “he coulda been adjusting!” episode is here. And on this episode, we are joined by New Japan announcer and friend of the show Kevin Kelly for a listener Q&A session and review two matches of the great Dick Murdoch’s career!

Matches discussed: Dick Murdoch vs Terry Gordy from Houston, Texas on 10/8/82 & Dick Murdoch vs Killer Karl Kox from Tokyo on 12/9/76

Produced by Lou Kipilman

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

Episode 175: 3 Minutes In And It’s The Best Episode Ever

Episode 175 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry…”3 minutes in and it’s the best episode ever!” is here and this week, we talk with Nick Masci about the life & legacy of Butch Reed, discuss our match of the week and feature the return of F, Marry or Kill….and the return of Florida man or not??

Match discussed: The Midnight Express vs the Rock N Roll Express from Philadelphia on 8/16/86–world tag team title change!

Produced by Lou Kipilman

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

Episode 173: Looking Back 31 Years

Episode 173 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry, the “pulled a Hayabusa” episode, has arrived! On this episode, we look back 31 years to a great angle & match that relaunched one of the greatest feuds in wrestling history! Plus, we look back to the anniversary of the “Superbowl of Wrestling” with someone who was there!

Match discussed: Ric Flair & Barry Windham vs Eddie Gilbert & “Mr. X”

Produced by Lou Kipilman

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

Episode 170: Walking In Memphis

Episode 170 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry, the “brutal, little piece of crap rag of a podcast” edition, is here and we’re walking in Memphis as we go back to a great match from 1981, discuss one of the great promo men that time has forgotten and offer our…top 5 gimmicks in wrestling history!

Match discussed: 3/23/81 in Memphis…Terry Funk vs Jerry Lawler No DQ

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

Episode 167: Heading Back To Hollywood

Episode 167 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry is here and we are heading back to Hollywood! On this episode we look at the documentary “The Comedy Store” on Showtime and discuss it with legendary comedienne Marsha Warfield! Plus we discuss our love for dogs, F, Marry or Kill and our match of the week!

Match discussed: Bryan Danielson vs Jushin Liger from ROH on 6/1/04

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

Episode 163: Ken Patera

Episode 163 of Breaking Kayfabe with Bowdren & Barry is here and its the “dog is in heat!” edition! And this episode features an interview with the legendary Ken Patera! And a special F, Marry or Kill–Hee Haw edition! Plus our match of the week!

Match discussed: Pat Patterson vs Ken Patera for the IC title from MSG on 4/21/80

Produced by Lou Kipilman

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