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Pro Wrestling Repackaged

Pro Wrestling Repackaged

By Multitrack Minds
Pro Wrestling Repackaged is a podcast dedicated to wrestling-related TV shows! Join hosts Tessa Altman and Chris Maffei as they discuss shows like Young Rock, Heels, The Big Show Show, and GLOW - plus some occasional looks at movies and other wrestling-related media!
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Heels S01E08 - Double Turn
It's time to crown the new champion! In this episode, Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 8 of Heels, "Double Turn," in which the DWL is about to meet its biggest crowd yet while also facing some typical Spade family drama! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
57:20
October 20, 2021
Heels S01E07 - The Big Bad Fish Man
What's Jack Spade doing in the Dystopia Zone?! In this episode, Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 7 of Heels, "The Big Bad Fish Man," in which Charlie Gully tries to lure Ace to Florida Wrestling Dystopia, Crystal tries to prove herself as a wrestler, and Jack handles a problem the only way he knows how: with violence! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
48:57
October 08, 2021
Heels S01E06 - House Show
Regrets, Duffy's had a few. In this episode, Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 6 of Heels, "House Show," in which the pressure's on for Jack to boost ticket sales for the South Georgia State Fair, Rooster's being scouted by Charlie Gully, and Ace and Wild Bill try their hand at apologizing! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
56:09
September 23, 2021
Heels S01E05 - Swerve
Hey, what's that garbage doing in the ring? Oh, wait, it's just Ace Spade. In this episode, Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 5 of Heels, "Swerve," in which Jack has a shot at getting the DWL in the South Georgia state fair to perform in front of 10,000 people while Wild Bill, Crystal, and Ace all go into business for themselves! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
48:51
September 16, 2021
Heels S01E04 - Cutting Promos
Who wants to play with Wild Bill?! In this episode, Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 4 of Heels, "Cutting Promos," in which Wild Bill must face the aftermath of his very public meltdown, Jack hopes to bring the DWL into the streaming age, Ace wants creative control, and Bobby Pin and Crystal have some nice, wholesome fun together! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
48:54
September 09, 2021
Heels S01E03 - Cheap Heat
To turn or not to turn? That is the question. In this episode, Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 3 of Heels, "Cheap Heat," in which Ace tries to win back the fans at the Duffy Dome, Rooster gets frustrated with his lack of push, and Jack brings in a veteran (played by CM Punk) to boost ticket sales! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
49:15
September 02, 2021
Heels S01E02 - Dusty Finish
How much Wild Bill is too much Wild Bill? In this episode, Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 2 of Heels, "Dusty Finish," in which Jack, Ace, and the rest of the DWL roster must deal with the fallout from the previous show while Charlie Gully has his eyes on the Duffy Dome! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
43:13
August 26, 2021
Heels S01E01 - Kayfabe
Welcome to Duffy Wrestling League! In this episode, Chris and Tessa talk about the series premiere of Heels, in which Jack Spade and Ace Spade square off for the DWL Championship and someone goes off script! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
01:13:49
August 19, 2021
Heels Season 1 Preview & Trailer Reaction
With the series premiere of Heels approaching, Chris and Tessa share some of their early thoughts and expectations for the show, as well as discuss the Season 1 trailer! Heels premieres on August 15, 2021 on Starz. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
35:36
August 11, 2021
The Big Show Show - Season Review (Bonus Episode)
WELLLLLLL...IT'S THE BIG SHOW...Show? In this bonus episode, Chris and Tessa discuss the Netflix original sitcom starring The Big Show and ask the most important question: WHY? Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
58:32
August 04, 2021
Wrestlers on Sitcoms Vol. 2 - DX & Stone Cold (Bonus Episode)
Would you prank call Triple H? Chris and Tessa continue their conversation on wrestlers on sitcoms, this time focusing on three different shows: The Drew Carey Show, The Bernie Mac Show, and Sabrina the Teenage Witch with appearances by "Stone Cold" Steve Austin and members of D-Generation X. Episodes Discussed: The Drew Carey Show S04 E16: Rats, Kate's Dating a Wrestler (Triple H) - LINK The Bernie Mac Show S04 E14: The Big Picture (Triple H) The Bernie Mac Show S05 E02: Wrestling with a Sticky Situation (Steve Austin) Sabrina the Teenage Witch S04 E17: Salem's Daughter (Billy Gunn) Sabrina the Teenage Witch S06 E21: Driving Mr. Goodman (Chyna) Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
01:08:23
June 25, 2021
Wrestlers on Sitcoms Vol. 1 - Vader & Mankind (Bonus Episode)
Wrestlers on sitcoms...a match made in heaven? Sometimes! In this bonus episode, Chris and Tessa take a look at the appearances of Vader and Mankind on the ABC sitcom Boy Meets World. Episodes Discussed: Boy Meets World S02 E21: The Thrilla’ in Phila’ (Vader) Boy Meets World S03 E13: New Friends and Old (Vader) Boy Meets World S04 E09: Sixteen Candles and Four-Hundred-Pound Men (Vader) Boy Meets World S07 E02: For Love and Apartments (Mankind) Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
55:22
June 11, 2021
Update on Season 2 of PWR & Bonus Episodes
Chris provides a quick update on some changes for season 2 of Pro Wrestling Repackaged and our plans for the immediate future, including bonus episodes! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
02:26
June 02, 2021
Young Rock Season 1 Recap & Wrap-Up
With Season 1 of Young Rock in the books, we’re taking a look back at some of our favorite things about the show, as well as looking toward the future with some of our hopes for Season 2. Which Dwayne is the best Dwayne? Will The Rock be the next President of the United States? What in the world is going on with Randall Park? Chris and Tessa answer these questions and more in this Season 1 recap and wrap-up! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
01:22:46
May 14, 2021
Young Rock S01E11 - Election Day
Bang bang! Election day is approaching in 2032, but the Rock isn't counting his chickens just yet. Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 11 of Young Rock, "Election Day," in which the Rock shares three times when things didn't go as planned for him and we get probably the closest look at who Dwayne Johnson the person - not the machine - really is. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
45:39
May 07, 2021
Young Rock S01E10 - Good vs. Great
The 2032 election is on the horizon, and The Rock won't accept defeat. Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 10 of Young Rock, "Good vs Great," in which Dwayne is outshined by his teammates on and off the football field, Rocky's coupon game is unmatched, and, maybe more importantly, Randall is back! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
37:50
April 30, 2021
Young Rock S01E09 - A Lady Named Star Search
It's 1982, and big things are on the horizon for the Johnson family. Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 9 of Young Rock, "A Lady Named Star Search," in which Lia Maivia is on a warpath for Greg Yao, Ata has the opportunity to chase her dreams on Star Search, and Little Dewey just really wants a boogie board. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
38:20
April 23, 2021
Young Rock S01E08 - My Baby Only Drinks the Good Stuff
We're back in 1987, and Dwayne Johnson is doing all kinds of groveling. Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 8 of Young Rock, "My Baby Only Drinks the Good Stuff," in which Dwayne’s relationship with Karen is on the rocks, the Johnson family’s financial problems come to a head, and Ata inspires Rocky and Dwayne to stop working the gimmick and start “working the solution.” Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
44:28
April 16, 2021
Young Rock S01E07 - Johnson & Hopkins
It's 1991 and Dwayne is about to prove he's the most electrifying man in...Phone Services? Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 7 of Young Rock, "Johnson & Hopkins," in which Dwayne and his new friend and co-worker Hopkins get to live out their action hero dreams in a race to make sure every emergency phone on campus is working. Meanwhile, Lia returns to the United States, where she must make amends with her family and friends. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
43:07
April 09, 2021
Young Rock S01E06 - My Day With Andre
Hold onto your butts! It's 1982, and we're once again immersed in the Hawaiian wrestling scene. Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 6 of Young Rock, "My Day with Andre," in which Little Dewey spends a day with a giant, Rocky’s family loyalty is put to the test, and the Island Battle Royal ends with a royal disappointment. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
40:45
April 02, 2021
Young Rock S01E05 - Don't Go Breaking My Heart
This week on Young Rock, we return to 1987, where 15-year-old Dwayne’s attempts to steal the heart of Karen have him literally stealing. Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 5 of Young Rock, "Don't Go Breaking My Heart," in which Dwayne's bad behavior is revealed to Ata, leaving her no choice but to lay the smack down while Rocky is away at a wrestling convention. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
47:26
March 26, 2021
Young Rock S01E04 - Check Your Head
It’s 1990 and Dwayne is playing football at the University of Miami. But not for long, as an injury suffered during practice sidelines him for the season. Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 4 of Young Rock, "Check Your Head," in which Dwayne gets hit hard physically and mentally and struggles with his descent from the highs of college football to the lows of depression, while Ata and Rocky deal with empty-nest syndrome and have very different ways of coping. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
57:22
March 18, 2021
The Rock on That '70s Show - That Wrestling Show (Bonus Episode)
Before Rocky Johnson was portrayed by Joseph Lee Anderson on Young Rock, he was portrayed by The Rock himself in 1999. In this bonus episode, Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 15 of That '70s Show, "That Wrestling Show," which features guest appearances by the Rock, Matt Hardy, Jeff Hardy, Ken Shamrock, and more! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
39:19
March 11, 2021
Young Rock S01E03 - Forward, Together
It’s 1982 and the wrestling business is changing. Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 3 of Young Rock, "Forward, Together," in which there’s a big Battle Royal in Hawaii on the horizon, a couple of promoters with big personalities, and...Lia Maivia's slapping gloves? Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com Listen and subscribe to Chris' wrestling covers project Wrestling Under Cover on YouTube and SoundCloud A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
46:11
March 04, 2021
Young Rock S01E02 - On The Road Again
Last week, we were introduced to Young Rock and its wonderful cast of characters. This week, we focus on the Johnson family in 1987. Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 2 of Young Rock, "On the Road Again," in which Teen Dwayne tries to impress Fine Ass Karen, Rocky Johnson tries to impress everyone, and we learn what happens when someone uses the F word! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
54:34
February 25, 2021
Young Rock S01E01 - Working the Gimmick
Young Rock has finally premiered, everyone is working the gimmick, and the world is introduced to a man named Waffle! Chris and Tessa discuss Season 1 Episode 1 of Young Rock, "Working The Gimmick" in which Dwayne Johnson is on the campaign trail, Young Dewey learns never to use the F word, "Tumas" buys a car with a homeless man inside, and College Dwayne breaks a weightlifting record! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
42:17
February 18, 2021
Introduction & Young Rock Season 1 Trailer Reaction
Welcome to Pro Wrestling Repackaged! In this pre-season episode, we introduce ourselves and then dive into the first official trailer for Dwayne Johnson's upcoming TV comedy Young Rock on NBC. We break down the trailer in detail and discuss some of our main takeaways from it, as well as our expectations for the series. Join us for the first season of Pro Wrestling Repackaged as we cover every episode of Young Rock season one, which debuts on Tuesday, February 16th on NBC! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
43:28
February 02, 2021
TEASER - Season 1 of Pro Wrestling Repackaged
Pro Wrestling Repackaged is a podcast dedicated to wrestling adjacent media. Each season will focus on wrestling-related TV, with bonus episodes exploring movies, documentaries, music, and more! Join hosts Tessa Altman and Chris Maffei as they delve into wrestling-related shows like Young Rock, the focus of the podcast’s first season. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app. Follow @PWRepackaged on Twitter and Instagram and send us an email: pwrepackaged@gmail.com A Multitrack Minds production. Visit multitrackminds.com for projects and audio production services by Chris Maffei.
00:59
January 26, 2021