Go Home Heat: A Wrestling Podcast, featuring a cast of 5 dudes talking about the latest wrestling events
Jamil & KP discuss the upcoming Wrestledream & No Mercy live events. That leads to a discussion of MJF, Trick Williams & Jade Cargill. What to look forward to this weekend and what to expect in development of characters going forward!
With Edge teasing his final match the question is posed,"How should a legend leave?" Edge, Jericho, Punk & Lesnar are all close to the end but what should their last runs do for their legacy, their promotion, & the future of pro wrestling! KP and Rae discuss.
GHH correspondent Lit Nick went to Monday Night Raw in Atlanta so KP sat down with him and deep dove into the show! The traveling sensory overload that is WWE went full bombastic on the State Farm Arena! Nick tells us everything from the 2nd level beside the PYRO! Cody sells merch and gets whipped down the road from where he grew up! Tropes, songs and a little detour to the island of relevancy!
KP rounds up writer Lit Nick, New Japan Jared & Rae to discuss Anime, Gaming, Scripted Tournament Arcs, & Pro Rastlin. They discuss how all of this correlates to storytelling! Heavy on AEW and even a bit of VKM material.
KP and Rae discus The Trial of Roman Reigns and how tournament formats aid in the storytelling process. Perfect storytelling on Smackdown is covered first. Then the GHH crew dive into storytelling through tournaments. This is the beginning of a series of podcasts by GHH on tournaments in all forms of entertainment. Movies, Sports and Pro Wrestling have all profited from this episodically designed format.
Rae and KP dive into WWE's Money In The Bank Special Event! The GHH crew looks at it Macro and Micro! What storylines did the WWE Universe get out of this show? Where does the Bloodline story go now? What should WWE do about L.A. Knight? More importantly is MITB playing the same roll for Summer Slam that the Royal Rumble is playing for Wrestlemania?
Punk returns on AEW Collision! MJF and Cole sell us on the future and dream matches abound at Forbidden Door! The Bloodline saga goes Civil War and so much more is covered on this edition of GO HOME HEAT!
KP anchors a discussion of The Bloodline story. Then they discuss Seth Rollins open challenge agenda. Is Ripley being used correctly, & Jay White? What does Punk's return mean? Then we give our Matches of the Week!!
Rae leads KP through a discussion of Drake and his 6 time platinum record Take Care. What is Drake's status in hip hop history and how does this record influence that placement. Then they talk Outkast, The Clash, Silver Jews, and JPEGMAFIA w/ Danny Brown.
KP is joined by frequent contributor, Xrossbones. He discusses the path of Xavier Woods, Roman's venture into Tag Team Wrestling, Night of Champions & give us his Nitro Memory! Xrossbones was in the Georgia Dome for the Nitro that Goldberg became the World Champion. They discuss the Hometown Hero defeating the evil Hollywood Hogan cleanish!!!
This Mother's Day edition has Jamil, Justin & KP discussing women's wrestling. All time greats & current favorites are on the docket. Then KP gives you his Nitro Memory and how that relates to the rise and fall of WCW!
Jamil & Justin give KP there takes on Backlash which are very different than KP & Rae's KneeJERK reaction. Then the GHH guys dive into Monday Night Nitro. As a fan Justin watched Nitro at a College in the student union. Jamil lived in Panama City and was at the last Nitro! What was the vibe, and so much more!
Jamil and Justin Zoom into the latest GHH Podcast. KP and the guys discuss the lineage of WWE's World Heavyweight Championship and who should win this non roman belt. Cody, Seth and Drew jump to mind but who else makes sense?
Xrossbones takes time off from the Clanging n Banging podcast to visit the GHH pod to talk character presentation with KP! Does AEW's style of wrestling sometimes hinder the top guys? How do the two companies compare? Is the AEW way better for the 185 to 225 pound star? KP and Xrossbones answer!
KP and Justin discuss the current AEW product and possible path forward. They dive into WWE and does it have a Cody Rhodes problem or a Seth Rollins problem? Then KP gives the Dusty Doc a glowing review. The entire episode has a Dusty undertone!
The continuation of GHH's series on Roman Reigns. In this pod KP brings in long time news anchor, radio host, current professor and voice of the UWF Argos, Will Kennedy to discuss the Anoi family and the History of Pensacola Pro Wrestling. GHH hopes that understanding where Roman comes from and his families successes along with their frustrations can help us better understand The Tribal Chief and The Bloodline.
Justin and KP discuss, evaluate and predict The Showcase of The Immortals! Then they break down Roman's Reign in a historical context along with what should be next if Roman's run comes to an end. What should be next for Cody? This the second of several Roman heavy pods over the next few weeks.
KP interviews long time Coach Dave Wilson about his recruiting of one Roman Reigns. Coach's multiple decade career includes many College and a few Pro Football Hall of Fame Players. In this pod we focus on one all time great from Pensacola, Florida. What characteristics did Roman had that led to his success find out here at GoHomeHeat!
Rae poses the question to KP,"Is Bryan Danielson the greatest wrestler ever?" This GHH duo discusses the AEW PPV Revolution in that context. A discussion of Danielson's place in history and then specifics about his classic with MJF. Then they go through the other matches. Revolution was a true changing of the guard.
Rae takes KP on a journey through 70's NY band Television's highly influential record Marquee Moon! Rae enlists Revolver Record Owner and Music Aficionado Elvis/Eric! We recorded the interview at Revolver Records inside Jitterbugs Coffee! Elvis loves this record and explains the effect it had on him.
KP interviews three of his Sidelines Sports Bar co-workers that went to WWE Pensacola. Varying degrees of WWE interest, and different ways to take in content lead to one result. Happiness, it was achieved by the novice, the keeps up on social media dad, and the IWC Nerd! WWE marketing, styles of content intake, and how different your experience can be do to several factors leaks into the conversations.
KP releases the first of a two part series on House Shows! Part 1 showcases Pensacola,Florida. Both our contributors Clint Horton and Christian Macon grew up around Hall of Fame Families! Clint discusses the Armstrong Family. Christian talk about The Anoa' and Fatu families. These conversations take us deep into talks of WWE P'cola's House Show last Sunday!
Knee Jerk Reaction to the 2023 Royal Rumble! WWE gave us the obvious all night long. We thought it was done in a way that worked. KP loved the women's Rumble. Both Rae and KP think Roman is giving us Shakespearean Tales. Bray has found his casket match. Listen up and enjoy!
Justin and KP preview RAW 30 and The Royal Rumble PPV for next weekend. Assumptions, Guesses, Fantasy Books, and Dwayne. Who will be surprise entrants? Who will win. How do the title matches at the card influence the rumble and ultimately Mania! Let Us Let You In On What Might Happen and What Oughta Happen!!!
The 2nd part of our year in review finishes our discussion of a water shed year in the history of pro wrestling. Khan, Vince, HHH, and where the pieces will fall is discussed. Program of the year, breakout star and how great is Sami Zayne are all topics for Justin, Rae, and KP.
The GHH Crew returns with Part 1 of their year end review. The real life news and the scripted performances are on the agenda. Scuttlebutt and opinions! Match, wrestler, total package, break out performer and program of the year are a few of the categories in episode 1. Where is wrestling headed? Rae, Justin, and KP discuss.
As Roman's multiple year reign winds down Justin, Rae, & KP ponder if this is the end of the forever champ. They discuss why it works in an era of TickTok attention spans. Then dive into Khan's booking of champions and who of the women can or should sit a top the mountain for a long time. They gloss over NXT's special event saving NEW DAY's moment for another episode.
As November winds down AEW and WWE have shown us where they are headed through 2 special events. Full Gear and Survivor Series were significant reboots to companies dealing with huge personnel changes. Where is Hunter taking us? Is Tony starting the future now? Those questions and more seemed to get answered. Listen to Rae and KP as they deep dive into the layered storytelling of this November to remember.