Category for Vintage Vault

Place to Be Podcast Episode 501: WWF House Show – Madison Square Garden 9/29/88

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin, Scott and John D’Amato are picking apples, drinking cider, eating pumpkin pie and digging into the 9/29/88 Madison Square Garden house show!
The crew discuss an awkward finish to the opener, a showcase win for the … …

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Place to Be Podcast Episode 499: SummerSlam 1988

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin, Scott and John D’Amato are ready for the hottest night of the summer as they dive into SummerSlam 1988
The crew discuss the WWF adding a brand new PPV, Billy Graham as an announcer, real life … …

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Vintage Vault Pre-Viewing: Summerslam 1988

The Mega Powers (w/ Miss Elizabeth) vs. the Mega Bucks (w/ Bobby “The Brain” Heenan and Virgil)
So as we head towards the end of the summer of 1988, it was pretty clear that there were a lot of big things going on within the WWF … …

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Vintage Vault Pre-Viewing: Wrestlefest 1988

Hulk Hogan vs. Andre the Giant (w/ Bobby “The Brain” Heenan) in a Steel Cage match
So as we come to the end of July and continue on into the summer of 1988, we were about prepared to hit what is been hyped up as a … …

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Place to Be Podcast Episode 497: WWF House Show – Madison Square Garden 7/25/88

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin, Scott and Kelly Nelson are battling the dog days of summer with a look at the 7/25/88 Madison Square Garden house show!
The crew discuss the passing of Jim Neidhart, the arrival of Terry Taylor, the … …

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Vintage Vault Pre-Viewing: WWF at Madison Square Garden 7/25/88

The Rockers vs. the Fabulous Rougeau Brothers
As we continue into the summer of 1988, the WWF was in a pretty good groove as we have seen over the last few months with a red hot main event scene carried by Randy Savage as the WWF … …

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Vintage Vault Pre-Viewing: WWF at Madison Square Garden 6/25/88

“Macho Man” Randy Savage (w/ Miss Elizabeth) vs. “Million Dollar Man” Ted Dibiase (w/ Virgil) in a Steel Cage match for the WWF Championship
As the spring comes to a close and we hit the summer of 1988, there was a feeling of excitement in the … …

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Place to Be Podcast Episode 495: WWF House Show – Madison Square Garden 5/27/88

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin, Scott and Jennifer Smith are prepping for a hot summer in the city with a look at the 5/27/88 Madison Square Garden house show!
The crew discuss some interesting commentary about the arrival of Billy Graham … …

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Vintage Vault Pre-Viewing: WWF at Madison Square Garden 5/27/88

“Macho Man” Randy Savage (w/ Miss Elizabeth) vs. “Million Dollar Man” Ted Dibiase (w/ Virgil) for the WWF Championship
As we continue into the spring of 1988, the WWF was still rolling along even though they were now without Hogan as he had finished up his … …

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Vintage Vault Pre-Viewing: Saturday Night’s Main Event 16

“Macho Man” Randy Savage (w/ Miss Elizabeth) vs. the One Man Gang (w/ “The Doctor of Style” Slick) for the WWF Championship
As we head into the first Saturday Night’s Main Event coming out of Wrestlemania IV, it would be interesting to see how it would … …

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