Tagged: Ultimate Warrior

Great clip of entrance music for DiBiase, Hogan, Warrior, Rock … on piano

I had to pass on this YouTube clip I saw from OneHourTees.com that features piano renditions of the some of the top WWE wrestler entrances.

It includes nods to music for the Ultimate Warrior, “Million Dollar Man” Ted BiBiase, Hulk Hogan, the Rock, Continue reading

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The Mighty Hercules’ pale complexion could have given Sheamus’ skin a challenge

Anyone who follows the WWE scene today knows that part of World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus’ gig is that he in an extremely pale Irishman — thus the nickname “Great White.”

Sheamus may be the whitest star in the WWE in the last 25 years, before which another pasty pro wrestler graced WWF rings: the Mighty Hercules.

Hercules, also known as Hercules Hernandez, was another guy who clearly never Continue reading

New photos of the Ultimate Warrior, Paul Orndorff, and others ’80s WWF stars

The Slam! sports site ran a cool photo slideshow from the Legends of the Ring 14 convention, which took place earlier this month in New Jersey.
Among the great current photos you can see of 1980s WWF stars are:
  • Ultimate Warrior (who’d you’d probably never recognize these days without his face paint) Continue reading

Memories of WWF shows in Boston: Squash matches, black barricades, and Orange Line mayhem

Atlee Greene, the author behind the Midnight Logic wrestling and MMA blog, recently ran two excellent posts about his first wrestling card at the old Boston Garden and attending WrestleMania XIV in 1998, which was at the TD Garden, the arena that replaced the original Garden.

Reading about Greene’s remembrances brought back a bunch of memories I had about going to the monthly WWF house shows at the old Garden in the 1980s and 1990s: Continue reading