Living The Gimmick: A Pro Wrestling Podcast
Living The Gimmick: Episode 217 (Jon and Doug Preview WWE TLC, the LTG Year-End Awards, the Wrestle Kingdom Cards, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 217 (Jon and Doug Preview WWE TLC, the LTG Year-End Awards, the Wrestle Kingdom Cards, and More)

December 10, 2019

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba and Doug McDonald preview WWE TLC, the categories for the 2019 LTG Year-End Awards, what's on deck for Wrestle Kingdom, and more! 

 

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Time Stamps:
0:00-7:34: Welcome
7:35-21:36: Wednesday Night War/AEW Talk
21:37-55:33: NXT/WWE Talk: Releases, TLC, etc.
55:34-1:03:22: Through The Eyes of Isenberg
1:03:23-1:10:56: NJPW Talk: Wrestle Kingdom Cards Announced
1:10:57-1:14:39: Golf Clap of the Week
1:14:40-1:17:40: Waste of the Week
1:17:41-1:20:20: Rumor Control
1:20:20-1:31:24: #LTGMailCall
1:31:25-1:44:43: #Top5

 

 

Emmy-Award Winning Tier Patron Producers: 
Josh Jones
Jason Massey
Robert O'Reilly
"Hooked" by Clementine available across all streaming platforms
Bumper/Advertisement music credits belongs to Doug McDonald,
Adam Massacre (www.youtube.com/user/MrAdammassacre),
Zombie Thirteen (www.youtube.com/channel/UCtjeOqzWbHVTEmvVGmvclng),
Fesliyan Studios (www.fesliyanstudios.com),
and Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com).
Please visit all three sites to check out and support these great artists! 
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Living The Gimmick: Episode 216 (Jon and Doug Discuss the Wednesday Night War, Mauro vs Graves, WWE TV, What’s ahead in 2020, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 216 (Jon and Doug Discuss the Wednesday Night War, Mauro vs Graves, WWE TV, What’s ahead in 2020, and More)

December 3, 2019

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba and Doug McDonald discuss the Wednesday Night War and NXT's two consecutive victories, WWE TV and what could possible be coming for them in 2020, who made the most impact in wrestling this decade, and more!

 

 

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Time Stamps:
0:00-9:54: Welcome
9:55-32:17: Wednesday Night War/AEW Talk
32:18-47:47: NXT/WWE Talk
47:48-55:19: Through The Eyes of Isenberg
55:20-1:00:08: Golf Clap of the Week
1:00:09-1:02:35: Waste of the Week
1:02:36-1:05:57: Rumor Control
1:05:58-1:24:29: #LTGMailCall
1:24:30-1:41:37: #Top5

 

 

Emmy-Award Winning Tier Patron Producers: 
Josh Jones
Jason Massey
Robert O'Reilly
"Hooked" by Clementine available across all streaming platforms
Bumper/Advertisement music credits belongs to Doug McDonald,
Adam Massacre (www.youtube.com/user/MrAdammassacre),
Zombie Thirteen (www.youtube.com/channel/UCtjeOqzWbHVTEmvVGmvclng),
Fesliyan Studios (www.fesliyanstudios.com),
and Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com).
Please visit all three sites to check out and support these great artists! 
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Living The Gimmick: NXT TakeOver: Toronto 2016 Watch-Along

Living The Gimmick: NXT TakeOver: Toronto 2016 Watch-Along

November 26, 2019

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba and Doug McDonald watch the 2016 NXT TakeOver: Toronto show!

 

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Emmy-Award Winning Tier Patron Producers: 
Josh Jones
Jason Massey
Robert O'Reilly
"Hooked" by Clementine available across all streaming platforms
Bumper/Advertisement music credits belongs to Doug McDonald,
Adam Massacre (www.youtube.com/user/MrAdammassacre),
Zombie Thirteen (www.youtube.com/channel/UCtjeOqzWbHVTEmvVGmvclng),
Fesliyan Studios (www.fesliyanstudios.com),
and Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com).
Please visit all three sites to check out and support these great artists! 
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
 
Living The Gimmick: Episode 215 (Jon and Doug Talk CM Punk’s WWE Return, Preview NXT TakeOver: War Games, WWE Survivor Series, Talk AEW and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 215 (Jon and Doug Talk CM Punk’s WWE Return, Preview NXT TakeOver: War Games, WWE Survivor Series, Talk AEW and More)

November 19, 2019

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba and Doug McDonald preview the upcoming NXT TakeOver: War Games and WWE Survivor Series shows, discuss the brilliance of MJF, where "Filthy" Tom Lawlor could be headed, and more!

Plus, Josh Isenberg gives his thoughts on the weekend ahead, and who could be the one to take the title off Brock Lesnar!

 

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Time Stamps:
0:00-10:57: Welcome
10:58-53:33: WWE and NXT Talk: TakeOver and Survivor Series
53:34-1:02:17: AEW Talk
1:02:18-1:06:10: "Filthy" Tom Lawlor's Future
1:06:11-1:18:30: Through The Eyes of Isenberg
1:18:31-1:20:10: Golf Clap of the Week
1:20:11-1:24:48: Waste of the Week
1:24:49-1:27:21: Rumor Control
1:27:22-1:43:50: #LTGMailCall
1:43:51-1:54:20: #Top5

 

 

Emmy-Award Winning Tier Patron Producers: 
Josh Jones
Jason Massey
Robert O'Reilly
"Hooked" by Clementine available across all streaming platforms
Bumper/Advertisement music credits belongs to Doug McDonald,
Adam Massacre (www.youtube.com/user/MrAdammassacre),
Zombie Thirteen (www.youtube.com/channel/UCtjeOqzWbHVTEmvVGmvclng),
Fesliyan Studios (www.fesliyanstudios.com),
and Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com).
Please visit all three sites to check out and support these great artists! 
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
 
 
Living The Gimmick: Episode 214 (Jon and Doug Review AEW Full Gear, Discuss the WWE v NXT Invasion Angle, Survivor Series, NJPW Wrestle Kingdom, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 214 (Jon and Doug Review AEW Full Gear, Discuss the WWE v NXT Invasion Angle, Survivor Series, NJPW Wrestle Kingdom, and More)

November 12, 2019

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba and Doug McDonald review AEW Full Gear, discuss the WWE v NXT invasion angle, Survivor Series 2019, NJPW's upcoming two-night Wrestle Kingdom event, and more!

 

Become a Patron of Living The Gimmick! Gain access to EXCLUSIVE video/audio content, LTG merchandise, & more by visiting Patreon.com/livingthegimmick & becoming a #LTGPatron today!

 

Time Stamps:
0:00-5:37: Welcome
5:38-42:05: AEW Talk: Full Gear Review
42:06-52:28: WWE Talk
52:29-1:04:14: Through the Eyes of Isenberg
1:04:15-1:12:05: NJPW Talk
1:12:06-1:15:08: Golf Clap of the Week
1:15:09-1:18:02: Waste of the Week
1:18:03-1:21:09: Rumor Control
1:21:09-1:32:33: #LTGMailCall
1:32:34-1:43:30: #Top5

 

 

Emmy-Award Winning Tier Patron Producers: 
Josh Jones
Jason Massey
Robert O'Reilly
"Hooked" by Clementine available across all streaming platforms
Bumper/Advertisement music credits belongs to Doug McDonald,
Adam Massacre (www.youtube.com/user/MrAdammassacre),
Zombie Thirteen (www.youtube.com/channel/UCtjeOqzWbHVTEmvVGmvclng),
Fesliyan Studios (www.fesliyanstudios.com),
and Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com).
Please visit all three sites to check out and support these great artists! 
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Living The Gimmick: Episode 213 (Jon and Alex Del Barrio Discuss WWE in Saudi Arabia, NXT’s Presence, NJPW’s Wrestle Kingdom, AEW Full Gear, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 213 (Jon and Alex Del Barrio Discuss WWE in Saudi Arabia, NXT’s Presence, NJPW’s Wrestle Kingdom, AEW Full Gear, and More)

November 5, 2019

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba and guest co-host, former NXT announcer Alex Del Barrio, recap the crazy week that was WWE's experience in Saudi Arabia, NXT's presence in WWE, talk New Japan's big January show, go Beyond The Gimmick, and Josh Isenberg weighs in on WWE's brand wars!

Become a Patron of Living The Gimmick! Gain access to EXCLUSIVE video/audio content, LTG merchandise, & more by visiting Patreon.com/livingthegimmick & becoming a #LTGPatron today!

 

Time Stamps:
0:00-3:30: Welcome
3:31-39:00: WWE and NXT Talk/Crown Jewel Review
39:01-46:15: Through the Eyes of Isenberg
46:16-52:45: NJPW Talk
52:46-58:35: AEW Talk
58:36-1:01:28: Golf Clap of the Week
1:01:29-1:04:07: Waste of the Week
1:04:08-1:34:10: Beyond The Gimmick
1:34:11-1:51:00: #LTGMailCall
1:51:01-End: #Top5

Living The Gimmick: Episode 212 (Jon and Doug Discuss Declining Wrestling Viewership, WWE Crown Jewel, AEW’s Build to Full Gear, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 212 (Jon and Doug Discuss Declining Wrestling Viewership, WWE Crown Jewel, AEW’s Build to Full Gear, and More)

October 29, 2019

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba and Doug McDonald take a deep dive into the declining viewership numbers across pro wrestling, preview WWE Crown Jewel, look at Finn Balor's NXT turn, talk AEW Dynamite, and more! Plus, Josh Isenberg gives his thoughts on the current landscape. 

Become a Patron of Living The Gimmick! Gain access to EXCLUSIVE video/audio content, LTG merchandise, & more by visiting Patreon.com/livingthegimmick & becoming a #LTGPatron today!

 

Time Stamps:
0:00-4:50: Welcome
4:51-52:50: WWE and NXT Talk/Crown Jewel Preview
52:51-1:02:11: AEW Talk
1:02:12-1:15:08: Through the Eyes of Isenberg
1:02:35-1:07:33: NJPW Talk
1:07:33-1:11:08: Stupid Idea/Bad Creative
1:15:08-1:18:40: Golf Clap of the Week
1:18:41-1:22:52: Waste of the Week
1:22:53-1:27:31: Rumor Control
1:27:32-1:39:57: #LTGMailCall
1:39:58-End: #Top5

 

 

Emmy-Award Winning Tier Patron Producers: 
Josh Jones
Cameron Saldate
Jason Massey
Robert O'Reilly
"Hooked" by Clementine available across all streaming platforms
Bumper/Advertisement music credits belongs to Doug McDonald,
Adam Massacre (www.youtube.com/user/MrAdammassacre),
Zombie Thirteen (www.youtube.com/channel/UCtjeOqzWbHVTEmvVGmvclng),
Fesliyan Studios (www.fesliyanstudios.com),
and Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com).
Please visit all three sites to check out and support these great artists! 
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Living The Gimmick: Episode 211 (Jon and Doug Discuss NJPW of America, WWE’s Firing of Eric Bischoff, the Wednesday Night War, WWE TV, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 211 (Jon and Doug Discuss NJPW of America, WWE’s Firing of Eric Bischoff, the Wednesday Night War, WWE TV, and More)

October 22, 2019

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba and Doug McDonald discuss NJPW of America, WWE's firing of Eric Bischoff, the Wednesday Night War, WWE's "paint-by-numbers" TV product, and more!

 

Become a Patron of Living The Gimmick! Gain access to EXCLUSIVE video/audio content, LTG merchandise, & more by visiting Patreon.com/livingthegimmick & becoming a #LTGPatron today!

 

Time Stamps:
0:00-3:20: Welcome
3:20-41:55: WWE Talk
41:55-53:13: AEW Talk
53:14-1:02:34: Through the Eyes of Isenberg
1:02:35-1:07:33: NJPW Talk
1:07:33-1:11:08: Stupid Idea/Bad Creative
1:11:09-1:15:27: Golf Clap of the Week
1:15:28-1:18:17: Waste of the Week
1:18:18-1:20:19: Rumor Control
1:20:20-1:33:52: #LTGMailCall
1:33:53-1:43:39: #Top5

 

 

Emmy-Award Winning Tier Patron Producers: 
Josh Jones
Cameron Saldate
Jason Massey
Robert O'Reilly
"Hooked" by Clementine available across all streaming platforms
Bumper/Advertisement music credits belongs to Doug McDonald,
Adam Massacre (www.youtube.com/user/MrAdammassacre),
Zombie Thirteen (www.youtube.com/channel/UCtjeOqzWbHVTEmvVGmvclng),
Fesliyan Studios (www.fesliyanstudios.com),
and Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com).
Please visit all three sites to check out and support these great artists! 
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Living The Gimmick: Episode 210 (Jon and Doug Review WWE’s Recent Superstar Draft, AEW’s Dynamite, the Death of The Fiend Character, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 210 (Jon and Doug Review WWE’s Recent Superstar Draft, AEW’s Dynamite, the Death of The Fiend Character, and More)

October 15, 2019

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba and Doug McDonald review the recent WWE draft that sent separate rosters of talent to RAW and Smackdown, discuss the potential death of Bray Wyatt's Fiend character, AEW's Dynamite, and more!

 

Become a Patron of Living The Gimmick! Gain access to EXCLUSIVE video/audio content, LTG merchandise, & more by visiting Patreon.com/livingthegimmick & becoming a #LTGPatron today!

 

Time Stamps:
0:00-4:09: Welcome 
4:10-34:12: WWE Talk: Draft Review, Crown Jewel Card Breakdown, NXT TV
34:13-44:58: AEW Talk
44:59-53:39: Through the Eyes of Isenberg
53:40-1:00:48: Golf Clap of the Week
1:00:49-1:04:07: Waste of the Week
1:04:08-1:10:24: Rumor Control
1:10:25-1:23:57: #LTGMailCall
1:23:58-1:36:19: #Top5

 

 

Emmy-Award Winning Tier Patron Producers: 
Josh Jones
Cameron Saldate
Robert O'Reilly
"Hooked" by Clementine available across all streaming platforms
Bumper/Advertisement music credits belongs to Doug McDonald,
Adam Massacre (www.youtube.com/user/MrAdammassacre),
Zombie Thirteen (www.youtube.com/channel/UCtjeOqzWbHVTEmvVGmvclng),
Fesliyan Studios (www.fesliyanstudios.com),
and Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com).
Please visit all three sites to check out and support these great artists! 
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Living The Gimmick: Episode 209 (Jon and Doug Discuss the Winners and Losers of the Most Important Week in Modern Wrestling History and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 209 (Jon and Doug Discuss the Winners and Losers of the Most Important Week in Modern Wrestling History and More)

October 8, 2019

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba and Doug McDonald discuss the winners and losers throughout the most important week in modern wrestling, review the cluster that was WWE Hell in a Cell, and more!

 

Become a Patron of Living The Gimmick! Gain access to EXCLUSIVE video/audio content, LTG merchandise, & more by visiting Patreon.com/livingthegimmick & becoming a #LTGPatron today!

 

Time Stamps:
0:00-13:06: Welcome / Winners and Losers Throughout the Most Important Week in Modern Professional Wrestling
13:07-52:21: WWE Talk: Hell In a Cell Review / Smackdown on FOX debut / RAW / NXT
52:22-1:01:33: AEW Talk
1:01:34-1:10:57: Through the Eyes of Isenberg
1:10:58-1:17:42: Golf Clap of the Week
1:17:43-1:20:43: Waste of the Week
1:20:44-1:24:52: Rumor Control
1:24:53-1:37:57: #LTGMailCall
1:37:58-1:56:34: #Top5

 

 

Emmy-Award Winning Tier Patron Producers: 
Josh Jones
Cameron Saldate
Jason Massey
Robert O'Reilly
"Hooked" by Clementine available across all streaming platforms
Bumper/Advertisement music credits belongs to Doug McDonald,
Adam Massacre (www.youtube.com/user/MrAdammassacre),
Zombie Thirteen (www.youtube.com/channel/UCtjeOqzWbHVTEmvVGmvclng),
Fesliyan Studios (www.fesliyanstudios.com),
and Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com).
Please visit all three sites to check out and support these great artists! 
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/