Kevin Diers Blogs

Monday Night Raw Turns 25

This coming Monday night (Monday January 22nd) is the big 25th Anniversary episode for Monday Night Raw and it's expected to be a huge show. Along with their stacked current roster, they have already announced a ton of special guests for the night including Trish Stratus, Lita, Brother Love, Chris... Read More

20 Pro Wrestling Predictions for 2018

2018 is gonna be a huge year for wrestling. We are already 11 days in and I've already seen some incredible matches - many of which were on New Japan's Wrestle Kingdom on January 4th. Here are my 20 predictions for things that will happen in 2018. Some of them will make me smile, some will bum me... Read More

2017 Wrestler Of The Year: Shane "Swerve" Strickland

2017 was the year of Swerve. At the beginning of the year, Shane Strickland had a fair amount of buzz surrounding him – he had built a solid name for himself on independent shows around the U.S. and was featured as the recurring character “Killshot” in Lucha Underground. But within the past 12... Read More

Loud and Local Playlist for Sunday December 24th, 2017

Harvey Danger – Sometimes You Have To Work On Christmas A Sense Of Gravity – White Christmas Super Deluxe – All I Wanted Was A Skateboard Dude York – Break Up Holiday Emery – Ho Ho Hey ( A Way for Santa’s Sleigh) The Murder City Devils – 364 Days The Murder City Devils – Dead By Christmas (Hanoi... Read More

The Best Damn Wrestling Figure Of 2017 (Is A Virgil Figure?!)

I couldn't believe it when I saw that this action figure actually existed....And yes, of course I bought it. For those unfamiliar with Virgil, he was a midcard wrestler from the late 80's to mid-90's who was introduced in the WWE as Million Dollar Man's butler, then later joined the NWO when he... Read More

Loud and Local Playlist for Sunday December 17th, 2017

Warrel Dane – Your Chosen Misery Warrel Dane – Let You Down Warrel Dane – Brother Nevermore – Enemies Of Reality Nevermore – The Day You Built The Wall Sanctuary – Battle Angels Sanctuary – Future Tense Soundgarden – Hunted Down Devils Hunt Me Down – Sky Island Devils Hunt Me Down – The Owl Pretty... Read More

DEFY 9: Badass Underground Wrestling Returns To Washington Hall

The Northwest underground wrestling scene is knee deep in a revolution. Between 3-2-1 Battle!, Lucha Libre Volcanica, Project 42 and many more, it seems like almost every week there's a can't miss match or two. This Friday night (November 10th), heavy hitting local wrestling company DEFY is running... Read More

3-2-1 Battle! Goes Super Crazy!

On Friday, November 3rd, "weird wrestling" comes back to Evolve Fitness, aka the Battle Palace in the form of "O B-Boy, Where Art Thou?" If you've never had the chance to see a 3-2-1 Battle! show, you can expect lots of clotheslines, foul language, beer drinking, crotch grabbing and more crowd... Read More