Interview with David Marquez

David Marquez is completely transparent in this interview going into depth about how he got started into the business working with Gordon Solie and Harley Race before returning to Southern California to work with Rick Bassman with UPW, Rob Black and Kevin Klienrock of XPW, and Gary Yap with EPIC. David talks about how he became involved with New Japan Pro Wrestling, the beginnings of NJPW USA, becoming a full fledged member of the National Wrestling Alliance and how he tried to lead a New Japan buyout of the 72 year old brand. David speaks about what ended the NWA/TNA relationship.

PreParty with Jay Cal

With a heavy heart we kick off the podcast with a moment of silences for Larry Csonka and Shad Gaspard. Please take a moment to send prayers or positive vibes to their families.

Ricky Starks elects free agency

Surprisingly, Ricky Starks has elected free agency while the NWA is on hiatus. Starks was a former NWA TV Champion and was often discussed as being one of the bright stars of the NWA.