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Episode 24: Listener Mailbag Questions

This week on Austin Idol Live, the Universal Hearthrob & The Great Brian Last answer YOUR questions!
Topics include:

– Austin’s Favorite Angles & Feuds
– Blackjack Mulligan & Wahoo McDaniel
– Austin’s Favorite Bands, Movies, TV Shows & Cologne
– Why Austin Didn’t Return To Memphis In 2003
– Why Austin Didn’t Work For SMW
– Working With The Iron Sheik

– Wrestling Plans Before The Plane Crash
– Memories Of The Kevin Sullivan Feud In Georgia
– Working With Adrian Street
– Power Lifting
– Austin’s Noogie Finishing Manuever
– Thoughts On Buddy Landel
– Working With The Freebirds
– Memories Of Bobby Shane
– Austin’s Influence On The Rock

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Episode 23: Rip Rogers

Austin Idol Live has another great guest on the show this week, as The Universal Hearthrob & The Great Brian last welcome “Hustler” Rip Rogers to the Austin Idol Love Train!
Topics include:

– What Rip Learned From Idol
– Why It Took Idol So Long To Take Off His Robe
– Learning The Business
– Working Out & Eating Habits
– Booking Philosophies
– Austin Idol’s Gimmick Table

– The Famous Battle Royal Story
– Why Idol Didn’t Go Into Politics
– “Austin Idol Is Here To Stay”
– Austin Idol Lingerie & Other Gimmicks
– Jimmy Valiant & His Gimmicks
– Jimmy Valiant Stiffing Rip $8

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Episode 22: Tommy Rich

Are you ready to get Fired Up?  Austin Idol Live welcomes former NWA World Champion Tommy “Wildfire” Rich to the program this week!  Join The Universal Hearthob, The Great Brian Last & Tommy for this fun talk!  It’s gonna be Crazy Time!
Topics include:

– Georgia Championship Wrestling
– Tommy “Wildfire” Rich School Of Wrestling
– Tommy Hiding Under The Ring
– The Hair Vs. Hair Match With Jerry Lawler
– Fred Blassie Almost Starting A Riot
– The Georgia Territory Towns
– Ole Anderson
– Jim Barnett
– Freddy Miller
– Thunderbolt Patterson
– Fred Ward’s Family & The Battle Royal
– Driving Andre The Giant
– How Tommy Trained To Be  A Wrestler
– Working Against Abdullah The Butcher
– Austin Idol’s Dressing Room
– Exercise & Nutrition

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Episode 21: Ricky Morton

Austin Idol Live welcomes WWE Hall Of Famer Ricky Morton of the Rock & Roll Express to the show this week!
Topics include:

– Watching Idol On Georgia TV
– Bill Eadie
– School Of Morton
– Working With The Head Hunters
– Working In Mid South
– Getting The Rock & Roll Express Gimmick
– Being Over In Mid Atlantic
– Standing Up For The Boys
– Turning Down The Heavyweight Title
– Turning Heel On Robert
– Getting Inducted Into The WWE Hall Of Fame
– If Austin Idol Ever Wanted To Book And Work In The Office
– Portion Control

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Episode 19

Austin Idol Live is back with a packed show! Join the Universal Hearthrob & The Great Brian Last for this fun & informative episode, with topics including :

– Music Festivals
– Michael & Toni Design
– Jim Wilson
– Jim Barnett
– Cookie McFarland
– Lou Albano
– George “Bunk” Harris
– True or False: Gary Hart’s Story Of The Bama Bash
– Classic Audio Of Austin Idol In Memphis For Power Pro Wrestling & The Backstory Of What Happened
– Real Estate

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Episode 16

Austin Idol Live returns this week with another fun packed show!  The Universal Hearthrob & The Great Brian Last discuss many topics, including:

– The Heart Punch
– The Sugar Hold
– Karl Gotch
– Andre The Giant
– Working For The Insane Clown Posse
– Ken Patera
– Jerry Lawler & Tommy Rich Working Out
– Working For Sun Belt Wrestling
– Austin Idol Promoting His Own Shows
– Mike Jackson
–Jerry Jarrett’s Reaction To Austin Idol Promoting A Big House
– Working With The Road Warriors

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Episode 13: Scott Bowden

Austin Idol Live welcomes Scott Bowden, former Memphis manager and the man behind Kentucky Fried Rasslin’, to the show this week! Scott talks with the Universal Hearthrob & The Great Brian Last about numerous topics, including:

– How Scott Got Started Working In Memphis
– The Only Time Scott Ever Worked With Austin Idol
– Scott’s Earliest Memories Of Austin Idol
– Mil Mascaras In Memphis
– Austin Idol vs. Jerry Lawler In The Hair vs. Hair Cage Match
– Paul Heyman & The Scaffold
– Paul Heyman’s Role In The Austin Idol / Jerry Lawler Feud
– Scott Turning Heel In Memphis
– Austin Idol’s Payday For The Hair vs. Hair Match
– Nutrition And Exercise

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Episode 12: Stan Hansen

Austin Idol Live is happy to welcome the legendary Stan Hansen to the program this week!  Join The Universal Hearthrob, The Great Brian Last  & “The Lariat” for this fun conversation!  Topics Include:

– How Stan Met Austin Idol
– Working In Georgia
– The Importance Of Training & Cardio
– West Texas State
– Working In Florida
– Working With Bruno Sammartino
– Stan & Idol’s Feud In Memphis
– Stan & Idol Teaming In Japan
– Why Stan Left New Japan
– Vince McMahon Sr.
– Working In The WWWF

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Episode 11

Austin Idol Live returns with a highly anticipated episode, as the Universal Hearthrob tells all about the time another wrestler put a “hit” out on him.  Join Austin Idol and The Great Brian Last for this packed episode!  This week’s show topics include:

– Fred Blassie
– The Story Of The Attempted Hit On Austin Idol
– Who Austin Idol Rode To Shows with
– Austin Idol Running For Mayor Of Tampa
– Louie Tillet
– The Memphis Angle Where The “Black Diamond” Presented Jerry Lawler With The Award For Mexico’s Most Popular Wrestler

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Episode 10

Austin Idol Live is back with another action packed episode!  This week, the Universal Hearthrob & The Great Brian Last talk about:

– Spring Cleaning
– Weight Loss
– Ole Anderson
– Listening To Music On The Road
– Bearcat Wright
– Starting As A Referee In Florida
– The Great Malenko & Gefilte Fish
– Mil Mascaras In Memphis
– The San Diego Chicken Wrestling In Memphis
– Working With Mil Mascaras
– Doing An All Japan Tour In 1980
– Working In Portland
– Ed Wiskowski
– The Sheepherders
– Classic Audio Of Austin Idol After He Was Burned By A Fireball
– Running For Mayor Of Tampa
– A Big Cliff Hanger For Next Week’s Show

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