On this week’s edition of the ‘Multi-Time Award Winning’ The Rack, join host Lindsey Ward and her producer Sir Rockin as they discussed all the news that was the week in pro wrestling, including Dish Network not carrying WrestleMania XXX, possible upcoming WWE reality shows on the horizon, WWE online show ‘WWE Slam City’ debuting, WWE rolling out a 2-hour WrestleMania pre-show (meaning a full 6 hours, at least, of WMXXX content), Mick Foley holding a charity raffle for a chance to win a trip to WrestleMania XXX, JBL dispelling rumors he is the ‘CrankyVince’ Twitter and much more!
We were also joined by acclaimed and exhibited artist, painter of the Champion Portrait series and portrait maker of your favorite wrestling stars as seen on the likes of WWEAuctions.com and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Rob Schamberger! In a nearly 25 minute interview, he discussed how he got started and how we got connected with WWE, his work being displayed at WrestleMania and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame, his feelings to having work sold through WWEAuctions, who were his favorite wrestlers, what is his favorite medium to use: watercolor or acrylic, what is the biggest complement he’s gotten for his work, teaming with Mick Foley for his work with RAINN, the use of social media and how it has affected his art for the positive, his tips for other up-and-coming artists, his thoughts on the upcoming WrestleMania XXX card and so much more.
You can follow Rob through his Twitter (@robschamberger), his Tumblr (robschamberger.tumblr.com) or visit his homepage (http://robschamberger.com) for all the latest on him and projects as well as a gallery of his work; you can also see and bid on Rob’s work through wweauctions.com. You can also see Rob as part of WrestleMania with WrestleMania Axxess week; go to wwe.com or Ticketmaster.com for tickets and a list of events associated with Axxess. You can also win a chance to get a work from Rob through Mick Foley’s RAINN Charity raffle, go to www.rainn.org/raffle for a listing of prizes and for your chance to purchase raffle tickets for a great cause!
All this, plus immediate recaps of both this week’s NXT from the WWE Network including WWE Network debut of Bayley (with Former Rack guest Natalya in her corner) as she faced ‘The Boss’ Sasha Banks (With Charlotte and Summer on a stick), the reappearance of Adam Rose and his Rosebud Dance Party, plus a singing Sheamus… yes you read that right as well as an immediate recap of Impact with the reunion of the Beautiful People, Bobby Roode trying to get a measure of revenge on Bully Ray and Bully’s ‘meeting’ with Dixie in Nashville, a brutal assault of Eric Young by the new money-hungry monster Abyss and a TNA World Title main event rematch between Samoa Joe and Magnus.
We also Rack Staples: Tweet of the week and Question of the Night ‘What do you think of the Daniel Bryan Beatdown from RAW?”! So, tune it and check it all out on this week’s edition of The Rack, brought to you by PWMania.com, MemLanePromo.com, TNAsylum.com and RackRadioShow.com!