The Kurt Johansson Show
Nitro Green on European Cruiserweight title, ScandiGraps, Lou King Sharp, Respect & Pro2
Chuck Mambo on Progress, Bodyslam, Riptide, IMPACT, Sunshine Machine, & Do Not Resuscitate

Chuck Mambo on Progress, Bodyslam, Riptide, IMPACT, Sunshine Machine, & Do Not Resuscitate

May 12, 2021

The Kurt Johansson Show.

In this interview, I am joined by Chuck Mambo.

He talks how he got started in professional wrestling and going through the Progress dojo, briefly training in amateur wrestling, working his way through PROGRESS Wrestling and joining Do Not Resuscitate and his thoughts on the group.

The changes to PROGRESS and teaming with TK Cooper as Sunshine Machine.

We also talk his time in Denmark with Bodyslam Wrestling getting match of the year. Wrestling on Impact Wrestling TV and how that happened whilst on a tour in America and much more.

Shawn Phoenix on concussions, life threatening injury going viral, Enjoy Wrestling, IWC & Ziggy Haim

Shawn Phoenix on concussions, life threatening injury going viral, Enjoy Wrestling, IWC & Ziggy Haim

May 5, 2021

The Kurt Johansson Show

In this interview, I am joined by 'Unbreakable' Shawn Phoenix.

We talk his injury that went viral leading to a broken skull and many other injuries, some of the relationships built from that and some of the criticism he received.

We also talk early days on the independents, including working with Abyss.

IWC, Enjoy Wrestling, Teaming with Ziggy Haim, signing up to be a brain donor and much more.

Robin Lekime on All Star Wrestling, Wrestling Stars, Canadian Wrestling Elite, Europe, & WAW

Robin Lekime on All Star Wrestling, Wrestling Stars, Canadian Wrestling Elite, Europe, & WAW

April 23, 2021

The Kurt Johansson Show

In this interview, I am joined by 'The Bull' Robin Lekime.

Robin talks about the early days of wrestling in Belgium before travelling to the likes of Germany and France.

Wrestling Stars in France and continuing to travel throughout Europe.

Moving to the UK, working for All Star Wrestling and WAW.

Wrestling in Canada with the likes of Danny Duggan, Johnny Devine, Psicosis, Matt Taven, The Kingdom & More

He talks Roy Knight saving his life when battling with depression and so much more.

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Twitter: @TheBullWrestler @KJohanssonShow

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Melanie Price on Futureshock, Joey Hayes & Danny Hope, GPW, Lana Austin, Martin Kirby & Total Divas

Melanie Price on Futureshock, Joey Hayes & Danny Hope, GPW, Lana Austin, Martin Kirby & Total Divas

April 20, 2021

The Kurt Johansson Show

In this interview I am joined by Melanie Price.

We talk about her career in British Wrestling

Her time as a valet in NGW with Nathan Cruz

Futureshock and working with Joey Hayes & Danny Hope

Returning from injury

GPW & wrestling Lana Austin

Facing Martin Kirby

Total Divas influencing wrestlers

Meeting Maryse

And so much more.

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Twitter: @MelaniePrice01 @KJohanssonShow

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Logan Smith on ICW, Teaming W/ Alex Parker, Copenhagen Championship Wrestling, injuries, Pro2 & More

Logan Smith on ICW, Teaming W/ Alex Parker, Copenhagen Championship Wrestling, injuries, Pro2 & More

April 16, 2021

The Kurt Johansson Show

In this interview, I am joined by one of the brightest young wrestlers in British wrestling, Logan Smith.

Logan talks about his route into wrestling which has also seen his sister Rosie Nyte pursue Pro Wrestling.\

His career starting with PBW and some of his early career highlights there

Debuting with ICW during a pandemic, working no fans shows and being on the WWE Network.

Wanting to experience that ICW crowd

Being announced for Pro2 Wrestling

Time in Denmark with Copenhagen Championship Wrestling

Overcoming some serious injuries and not giving up

Starting a tag team in ICW with Alex Parker and facing the current ICW Tag Team Champions, 'The Nine-Nine'

Goals and much more.

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Twitter: @LoganSmith_UK @KJohanssonShow

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D&DUB: Dungeons & Wrestling Ep 1 -  WrestleMania D&D team, Dungeons & Dragons, Characters & Intros

D&DUB: Dungeons & Wrestling Ep 1 - WrestleMania D&D team, Dungeons & Dragons, Characters & Intros

April 11, 2021

Dungeons & Wrestling (D&DUB) Episode 1

Ian Skinner & Emily Hayden as seen in ICW join Kurt Johansson for their first episode of D&Dub. A show where wrestling meets Dungeons & Dragons.

The trio talk about their current D&D characters from their individuals campaigns and brief description of what's happening on their campaign.

The three then compete to build the best party as each of them pick one by one, a wrestler from the WrestleMania Cards. With four picks each, who can pick the best party and assign the best character roles?

Credit to @RobArtDown for Ian Skinner & Emily Hayden graphics.

Graham McKay on BCW and it’s history , Charles Boddington Character, managing Drew McIntyre & UWN

Graham McKay on BCW and it’s history , Charles Boddington Character, managing Drew McIntyre & UWN

April 11, 2021

The Kurt Johansson Show.

In this interview I am joined by British Championship Wrestling owner Graham McKay, also known as wrestling manager, Charles Boddington.

We talk about his time as a manager, managing the likes of Drew McIntyre all over the UK and also Sheamus.

His stance on managers in wrestling and what advice he'd give aspiring ones.

Owning BCW and the history of it, highlights and some of the huge names he's brought to the UK including Matt Hardy.

We talk the newly formed UWN partnership and what that means for the BCW roster. New starts coming to the company.

Talk Scottish Wrestling and the likes of Lionheart, BT Gunn and Grado and much more.

Liam Slater on his exit and return to British Wrestling, NGW, WCPW, WOS, NORTH & Pursuit Pro

Liam Slater on his exit and return to British Wrestling, NGW, WCPW, WOS, NORTH & Pursuit Pro

April 7, 2021

The Kurt Johansson Show.

In this interview, I am joined by Liam Slater.

We talk about his career in wrestling, his time training with NGW and his career with them including his feud with Joseph Conners involving a chain match.

Working for WCPW/Defiant during their popularity, teaming with Johnny Moss, facing Cody Rhodes and being part of the production crew.

His first return to wrestling for World of Sport on ITV. His departure and reasonings behind him leaving.

Matches with Rampage Brown and being Tidal Champion.

Finding his character, the current state of wrestling.

Working for NORTH and his return to wrestling the creation of Pursuit Pro Wrestling and much more.

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Twitter: @Liam_SLTR @KJohanssonShow

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Bill Collier on AEW Dark, Jon Moxley & Paul Wight. War Games, Vince Valor, Wardlow and Shane Taylor

Bill Collier on AEW Dark, Jon Moxley & Paul Wight. War Games, Vince Valor, Wardlow and Shane Taylor

April 5, 2021

The Kurt Johansson Show.

In this interview I am joined by Bill Collier.

We talk his recent debut in AEW on #AEWDarkElevation & #AEWDark in matches with Jon Moxley and the Dark Order and his upcoming match with Adam Page.

We talk Paul Wight commentating his matches and being a dream match, his journey to AEW and the long journey it's taken with multiple try-outs and extras work with WWE in the past.

We talk his early career, working with the likes of Jimmy Snuka, Bubba Dudley and Billy Gunn. His friendship with Shane Taylor, wrestling with and against each other.

Building the wrestling scene in Erie, Pennsylvania, becoming the face of PWR and Revenge. We talk 60 minute time limit matches, fans bring weapons and War Games. His feud with Vince Valor, building Valor as PWR's biggest heel.

Recent matches with the likes of Ethan Page and Josh Alexander.

Becoming the IWC Super Indy Champion beating Brian Pillman Jr and holding the Revenge and Imagine championships and Wrestling Chris Hero and much more.

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Twitter: @BigBillCollier @KJohanssonShow

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