Living The Gimmick: A Pro Wrestling Podcast
Living The Gimmick: LTG Mania X-8

Living The Gimmick: LTG Mania X-8

April 30, 2020

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, join Jon Alba, Doug McDonald, and Nikolai Nabet as they watch WrestleMania X-8, as voted on by you the fans for #LTGMania!

 

 

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
Living The Gimmick: Episode 237 (Jon and Doug Talk WWE Making Stars, Money in the Bank, AEW Running Live, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 237 (Jon and Doug Talk WWE Making Stars, Money in the Bank, AEW Running Live, and More)

April 28, 2020

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba and Doug McDonald look at another wild week of news in WWE. Is it possible to make stars in the era of no fans? Josh Isenberg also gives his WWE thoughts. 

Plus, why AEW running live may not be the most well-thought out idea. 

 

 

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Time Stamps:
0:00-5:32: Welcome
5:33-41:57: WWE TV/NXT/WWE Making Stars/MITB
41:58:26-50:12: Through the Eyes of Isenberg
50:13-1:02:43: AEW Talk
1:02:44-1:06:56: Golf Clap of the Week
1:06:57-1:11:26: Waste of the Week
1:11:27-1:16:53: Rumor Control
1:16:54-1:28:05: #LTGMailCall
1:28:06-End: #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 236 (Jon and Doug Talk WWE Talent Releases, Money in the Bank, AEW TV, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 236 (Jon and Doug Talk WWE Talent Releases, Money in the Bank, AEW TV, and More)

April 21, 2020

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba Doug McDonald take a deep dive into the WWE talent releases. Were they warranted? What comes next for many of those talent? Josh Isenberg gives his thoughts as to who could break out.

 

 

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:
0:00-5:49: Welcome
5:50-36:25: WWE Releases
36:26-47:44: Through the Eyes of Isenberg
47:48-1:13:47: More WWE/NXT Talk
1:13:48-1:21:43: AEW/BTE 200 Talk
1:21:44-1:25:30: Golf Clap of the Week
1:25:31-1:30:24: Waste of the Week
1:30:25-1:34:05: Rumor Control
1:34:06-1:51:00: #LTGMailCall
1:51:01-End: #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 235 (Jon, Doug, and Josh Hold a Roundtable Discussion Regarding WWE’s New Essential Status, Recap the Week in Wrestling, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 235 (Jon, Doug, and Josh Hold a Roundtable Discussion Regarding WWE’s New Essential Status, Recap the Week in Wrestling, and More)

April 14, 2020

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba, Doug McDonald, and Josh Isenberg hold a roundtable discussion regarding WWE's newly acquired essential status, recap the week in wrestling, 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:
0:00-7:06: Welcome
7:07-1:04:49: WWE Talk
1:04:50-1:14:07: NXT Talk
1:14:08-1:23:02: AEW Talk
1:23:02-1:25:17: Golf Clap of the Week
1:25:18-1:30:06: Waste of the Week
1:30:07-1:35:52: Rumor Control
1:35:52-1:51:08: #LTGMailCall
1:51:09-End: #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 234 (Jon and Doug Review WrestleMania 36, Talk Mania Moving to Two Nights, AEW, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 234 (Jon and Doug Review WrestleMania 36, Talk Mania Moving to Two Nights, AEW, and More)

April 7, 2020

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba, Doug McDonald, and Josh Isenberg review WrestleMania 36, discuss the prospects of the event moving to two nights, talk the genius of Chris Jericho, 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:
0:00-6:29: Welcome/#LTGMania
6:30-59:20: WrestleMania 36 Preview
59:21-1:08:50: Through the Eyes of Isenberg
1:08:51-1:18:15: More WWE/NXT Talk
1:18:16-1:21:46: AEW Talk
1:21:47-1:23:33: Golf Clap of the Week
1:23:34-1:27:44: Waste of the Week
1:27:45-1:30:14: Rumor Control
1:30:15-1:43:20: #LTGMailCall
1:43:21-End: #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 233 (Jon and Doug Preview WrestleMania 36, Discuss the AEW TNT Championship, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 233 (Jon and Doug Preview WrestleMania 36, Discuss the AEW TNT Championship, and More)

March 31, 2020

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba, Doug McDonald, and Josh Isenberg give their WrestleMania 36 predictions, talk the AEW TNT Championship, 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:
0:00-7:45: Welcome/GoFundMe Information
7:46-51:23: WrestleMania 36 Preview
51:24-1:02:26: Through the Eyes of Isenberg
1:02:27-1:04:49: NXT Talk
1:02:50-1:12:05: AEW Talk
1:12:06-1:13:55: Golf Clap of the Week
1:13:56-1:15:01: Waste of the Week
1:15:02-1:17:25: Rumor Control
1:17:26-1:30:29: #LTGMailCall
1:30:30-End: #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 232 (Jon, Josh, and Doug Discuss Talk a Two-Day WrestleMania for WWE, AEW Debuts, Worst Gimmick Matches of All-Time, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 232 (Jon, Josh, and Doug Discuss Talk a Two-Day WrestleMania for WWE, AEW Debuts, Worst Gimmick Matches of All-Time, and More)

March 24, 2020

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba, Doug McDonald, and Josh Isenberg take a look at the show that's TOO big for one night, WrestleMania! Why it's a good (or bad) idea, talk on AEW's big debuts, plus, the wort gimmick matches of all-time!

 

 

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:
0:00-7:24: Welcome
7:25-38:00: WrestleMania a Two-Night Event
38:01-43:50: NXT Talk
43:51-55:45: AEW Talk
55:46-59:52: Golf Clap of the Week
59:53-1:05:18: Waste of the Week
1:05:19-1:08:42: Rumor Control
1:08:43-1:18:59: #LTGMailCall
1:19:00-End: #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 231 (Jon and Doug Discuss COVID-19 Changing the World, Including the Landscape of Professional Wrestling, What an Empty Arena WrestleMania Could Look Like, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 231 (Jon and Doug Discuss COVID-19 Changing the World, Including the Landscape of Professional Wrestling, What an Empty Arena WrestleMania Could Look Like, and More)

March 17, 2020

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba and Doug McDonald discuss how COVID-19 is reshaping the world as we know it, how it has affected Pro Wrestling, WrestleMania, the Independent Scene, our personal lives, 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:
0:00-16:58: Let's Talk About How COVID-19 is Reshaping Everything 
16:59-38:31: WrestleMania is Being Held at the WWE PC
38:32-46:51: Through The Eyes of Isenberg
46:52-1:05:42: More WWE Talk
1:05:43-1:12:44: AEW Talk
1:12:45-1:16:18: Golf Clap of the Week
1:16:19-1:19:38: Waste of the Week
1:19:39-1:23:48: Rumor Control
1:23:49-1:38:42: #LTGMailCall
1:38:43-End: #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 230 (Jon and Doug Review WWE Elimination Chamber, Preview WrestleMania 36, AEW Dynamite, NXT, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 230 (Jon and Doug Review WWE Elimination Chamber, Preview WrestleMania 36, AEW Dynamite, NXT, and More)

March 10, 2020

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba and Doug McDonald review WWE Elimination Chamber, discuss WWE TV as the company marches towards WrestleMania 36, the Wednesday Night War, 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:
0:00-4:48: Funeral for Rick O'Shea
4:48-33:22: WWE Elimination Chamber Review
33:22-41:04: Through The Eyes of Isenberg
41:05-55:20: WWE/NXT Talk
55:21-1:04:35: AEW Talk
1:04:35-1:08:45: Golf Clap of the Week
1:08:46-1:13:55: Waste of the Week
1:13:56-1:16:37: Rumor Control
1:16:38-1:31:13: #LTGMailCall
1:31:14-End: #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 229 (Jon and Jim Valley Review AEW Revolution, WWE Super Showdown, Talk WrestleMania, Matt Hardy, and More)

Living The Gimmick: Episode 229 (Jon and Jim Valley Review AEW Revolution, WWE Super Showdown, Talk WrestleMania, Matt Hardy, and More)

March 3, 2020

On this edition of Living the Gimmick, Jon Alba and Jim Valley of the Wrestling Observer review a stacked week of wrestling! The two take a deep dive into "AEW Revolution," and juxtapose it to "WWE Super ShowDown." Why are these shows microcosms of the companies?

Plus, Josh Isenberg gives his thoughts on the AEW PPV!

 

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
3:31-26:39: AEW Revolution Review
26:40-35:49: Through The Eyes of Isenberg
35:50-1:19:27: WWE Super ShowDown review, Elimination Chamber Preview
1:19:28-1:15:07: Golf Clap of the Week
1:15:08-1:22:26: Waste of the Week
1:22:27-1:25:33: Rumor Control
1:25:34-1:39:48: #LTGMailCall
1:39:48-End: #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/