Recorded from all over the globe, multiple time world champion pro wrestler, lead singer of Fozzy and New York Times best-selling author Chris Jericho rocks the podcast world with "Talk Is Jericho," his unique, weekly take on all things pop culture and life in general. Sit down with Chris as he interviews some of the biggest names in entertainment and discusses the minutia of wrestling, music, television, movies and twerking!! All-ages welcome. No ID required! - To access the entire Talk Is Jericho archive, go to PodcastOne.com. Support "Talk Is Jericho" with your purchases through Amazon.com, click this link!
Haunted Collector John Zaffis on Talk Is Jericho -...
Haunted Collector John Zaffis has a creepy collection of possessed pictures, dolls, and other... Show More
Haunted Collector John Zaffis has a creepy collection of possessed pictures, dolls, and other items... many of which he received from his aunt and uncle, famous paranormal investigators, Ed & Lorraine Warren ("The Conjuring" movies are based on their cases). Hear some of the creepy tales behind the specific items, how John got started collecting in the first place, and why he's often called upon to assist with exorcisms! This is one scary episode you're not gonna wanna listen to alone! Show Less
Perry Saturn Needs Your Help! on Talk Is Jericho -...
Perry Saturn has been to hell and back, and is a bit down on his luck, but trying hard to put... Show More
Perry Saturn has been to hell and back, and is a bit down on his luck, but trying hard to put his life back together! He is clean and sober after kicking a drug habit that left him homeless, digging through the trash for food, and working for his dealers as a debt collector in order to support his own habit! He's speaking candidly about battling his demons... and turning his life around. He's also telling some incredible wrestling stories from his days with WCW and WWE - what it was like working for Eric Bischoff, why Perry, Dean Malenko, Eddie Guerrero & Chris Benoit all left WCW at the same time, what the WWE lockerroom was like when they first got there, and how he ended up wearing a dress after a match with Y2J. Show Less
Kenny Omega & Cyrus are Wild In Winnipeg on Talk...
TIJ gets Wild in Winnipeg... with Kenny Omega! Y2J & Don Callis (aka Cyrus) get Kenny talking... Show More
TIJ gets Wild in Winnipeg... with Kenny Omega! Y2J & Don Callis (aka Cyrus) get Kenny talking about his crazy blow up doll match, the time he wrestled a 7-year old girl, the improv videos he shoots with The Young Bucks, and going through a crystal chandelier! You'll also hear about Kenny's decision to leave WWE developmental, his transition from cruiserweight to heavyweight at New Japan Pro Wrestling, and his rise to main event status at the Tokyo Dome for Wrestle Kingdom 11. Plus, he does have a career end goal, and if you listen carefully, you just might hear it! Show Less
Kenny G on Talk Is Jericho - EP316
Kenny G holds the Guinness Book Of World Records for longest single note played on a saxophone!... Show More
Kenny G holds the Guinness Book Of World Records for longest single note played on a saxophone! He played that note for 45 minutes! He's telling that story, remembering his make or break moment on Johnny Carson (complete with a "you'll never work in this town again!"), and sharing the stories behind his professional music debut (he was in highschool), opening for Whitney Houston, his Starbucks connection, and how he became so dang big in China! Show Less
Cheap Trick on Talk Is Jericho - EP315
Cheap Trick's charismatic, baseball-cap wearing founding guitar player, Rick Nielsen, and the... Show More
Cheap Trick's charismatic, baseball-cap wearing founding guitar player, Rick Nielsen, and the band's new drummer Daxx Nielsen (who also happens to be Rick's son) are telling rock & roll stories like you wouldn't believe! Rick played and recorded with John Lennon, attended Sir George Martin's memorial service, got drunk with Slash, ate tacos with AC/DC's Bon Scott, and amassed a wicked guitar collection! Daxx remembers the first time his dad took him to see Pearl Jam, shares what it was like drumming for surf guitar legend Dick Dale, and explains how he ended up drumming for his dad's band. Show Less
Norman Smiley on Talk Is Jericho - EP314
Everyone at the NXT Performance Center loves Norman Smiley, and you're about to find out why! ... Show More
Everyone at the NXT Performance Center loves Norman Smiley, and you're about to find out why! He and Y2J go waaaayyyy back to Jericho's time as Lion Heart in Monterrey, Mexico. Hear what Norman did for Jericho, what happened at their first match together, how they became such good friends, what they miss about their fellow friends and wrestlers Eddie Guerrero and Art Barr, and why everyone lived at the Plaza Madrid in Mexico! Norman's got stories about Konnan, Vampiro, and his old tag partner, Negro Casas. He remembers his jump to WCW, what inspired The Wiggle and the scream, and how Vince Russo and Ed Ferrara talked him into working hardcore. Show Less
Teddy Hart on Talk Is Jericho - EP313
Teddy Hart has some incredible stories about his famous wrestling family - from living with his... Show More
Teddy Hart has some incredible stories about his famous wrestling family - from living with his grandfather Stu Hart to growing up around both Bret and Owen Hart. He's also talking about his own troubled childhood and his experience with drugs, gangs, and the Calgary police! You'll hear about the real fight he had with CM Punk while they were both at Ring of Honor, why things didn't work out for Teddy at WWE, and how he feels about a possible career comeback! Show Less
Bobbie Brown on Talk Is Jericho - EP312
She's one of the hottest video music stars of the 90s, and probably best known as the Cherry... Show More
She's one of the hottest video music stars of the 90s, and probably best known as the Cherry Pie girl in Warrant's "Cherry Pie" video! Bobbie Brown's on TIJ! Hear stories from the making of the video, what it was like being married to Warrant frontman Jani Lane! Bobbie also dated Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee, Jane's Addiction guitarist Dave Navarro, and got her first big break on Star Search! Plus, she recently starred in Steel Panther's "Live From Lexxi's Mom's Garage" film! Show Less
Power of Music with Seth Rollins & Sami Zayn on...
Seth Rollins & Sami Zayn join Y2J to talk some music! Listen in as they break down favorite... Show More
Seth Rollins & Sami Zayn join Y2J to talk some music! Listen in as they break down favorite bands, first concerts, first albums, music movements that literally created lifestyles (like grunge), Metallica, punk rock & Rancid, Iron Maiden, and meeting their musical heroes. Show Less
Lars Ulrich on Talk Is Jericho - EP310
He's finally here! Metallica's Lars Ulrich! And he's talking about "Hardwired To Self... Show More
He's finally here! Metallica's Lars Ulrich! And he's talking about "Hardwired To Self Destruct," Metallica's songwriting chemistry & personal relationships, his drumming style, and that first Metallica house in the Bay area! He's also telling stories about Cliff Burton and Cliff's influence on Metallica's musical style. You'll hear what's different about the way the band tours theses days. And... Lars is a walking-talking wikipedia of obscure British metal groups, and he just might introduce you to your new SECOND favorite band! Show Less
Darkness Radio on Talk Is Jericho - EP309
Dave Schrader and Tim Dennis from the popular paranormal show, "Darkness Radio," bring their... Show More
Dave Schrader and Tim Dennis from the popular paranormal show, "Darkness Radio," bring their creepy tales and haunted stories to TIJ! Discover "Bloody Bones Man," "The Black Eyed Kids," and Peppy The Lake Monster. They also discuss exorcisms, outer-body experiences, and whether Big Foot may actually be a ghost. Show Less
World's Loudest Podcast on Talk Is Jericho - EP308
It's the World's Loudest Podcast in celebration of the World's Loudest Month - the month of... Show More
It's the World's Loudest Podcast in celebration of the World's Loudest Month - the month of May... when you get the three biggest rock festivals in North America - Carolina Rebellion, Rock on the Range, and Northern Invasion! Gary Spivack and Clay Busch of Danny Wimmer Presents, the promoters behind all three, have plenty of details, insider knowledge, personal band stories, and a full reveal of the headliners and line-ups for 2017! Get your rock on & crank those earbuds for this one-of-a-kind look at three of rock's biggest festival scenes. Show Less
Sean X-Pac Waltman on Talk Is Jericho - EP307
Sean X-Pac Waltman was Y2J's mentor when he first got to WWE, beat Scott Hall despite suffering... Show More
Sean X-Pac Waltman was Y2J's mentor when he first got to WWE, beat Scott Hall despite suffering a severe concussion during the match, had to undergo sphincter surgery (after injuring his asshole twice!), understands why people hated The Kliq, missed the infamous Curtain Call at the Garden, and tells some really funny, self-deprecting jokes about being the "small guy" in pro-wrestling. Show Less
Ghosthunters Amy Bruni & Adam Berry on Talk Is...
Ghosthunters Amy Bruni and Adam Berry from the TLC show, "Kindred Spirits," traveled the States... Show More
Ghosthunters Amy Bruni and Adam Berry from the TLC show, "Kindred Spirits," traveled the States to help families being terrorized by paranormal activity... and they're sharing some of their creepiest investigation stories, haunted experiences, and other-worldly interactions! You'll also hear about incidents that happened to the crew and even Amy & Adam themselves, and the conversations they conducted with certain ghosts thanks to the EVP machine. Show Less
O'Shea Jackson Jr on Talk Is Jericho - EP305
O'Shea Jackson Jr. is the son of Ice Cube, and played the famous rapper/artist in the... Show More
O'Shea Jackson Jr. is the son of Ice Cube, and played the famous rapper/artist in the critically-acclaimed movie, "Straight Outta Compton." O'Shea recalls his numerous auditions, screen tests, and all the preparation he did to play a member of the ground-breaking rap group, N.W.A. (including learning all the slang & hip-hop fashion of the 90s). He's also a huge wrestling fan, and in addition to having a favorite match, and a favorite performer, he also has a bone to pick with Stone Cold Steve Austin! Show Less
Disco Inferno on Talk Is Jericho - EP304
Disco Inferno FINALLY makes an appearance on TIJ, and brings all sorts of crazy WCW stories... Show More
Disco Inferno FINALLY makes an appearance on TIJ, and brings all sorts of crazy WCW stories with him! You'll hear about his WCW debut (a week before Nitro), why he left, what happened when he got to WWE, and how Sting helped him get his gig back at WCW. Disco also has stories from the booking room, the origination of his own Disco Inferno gimmick, working with Chyna, details on the 6-month long alien invasion angle he wrote that was never used at WCW, and how he planned to shoot the Invisible Man character. He's also talking about Brian Pillman, and the Nasty Boys, and defending his belief that Martin Short is NOT funny. Show Less
TalkNShop Live In Shang Hai Presented by Talk Is...
Karl Anderson and Luke Gallows cohost an all new TalkNShop Live In Shang Hai presented by Talk... Show More
Karl Anderson and Luke Gallows cohost an all new TalkNShop Live In Shang Hai presented by Talk Is Jericho. And in addition to Jericho and all the regulars (Reptile, Hell Yeah Man, Gordy Canuck, The Fink), they also managed to rope Braun Strowman into the shenanigans! They attempt to talk about first matches, Braun's strongman background, tattoos, and useful geo-targeting apps. They succeed in figuring out who does the best Chewbacca noise, and whether or not Braun can really do an HBK kip-up and exactly how much that might be worth. Show Less
40 Years Of The Sex Pistols with Glen Matlock on...
Original bassist of the Sex Pistols, Glen Matlock, shares 40-years worth of stories about the... Show More
Original bassist of the Sex Pistols, Glen Matlock, shares 40-years worth of stories about the famed band. He's talking about how he met Steve Jones and Johnny Lydon, what Malcolm Mcleran did for the band, when they realized they had started a musical movement of their own, and how they felt about the Ramones. He also reveals why he quit the band before the release of their first and only album, where they found Sid Vicious, the creation of "Pretty Vacant," and whether there might be another historic Pistols reunion in time for their big anniversary next year! Show Less
Christian Live At Caroline's on Talk Is Jericho -...
Talk Is Jericho Live At Caroline's with special guest Christian may or may not contain one or... Show More
Talk Is Jericho Live At Caroline's with special guest Christian may or may not contain one or more of the following: an impromptu 5-second pose, some mad skillz kazoo playing, a Jack Lanza impression, something about a "Creepy Little Bastard" t-shirt, travel tips from Owen Hart, The Vampire Kids gimmick details, the truth behind the wrestler's handshake code, a story about a ladder match gone wrong, and the greatest rivalry of the Attitude Era! Show Less
Tony Iommi on Talk Is Jericho - EP300
It's episode 300... and there's only one person big enough, legendary enough to mark such a... Show More
It's episode 300... and there's only one person big enough, legendary enough to mark such a momentous occasion - Black Sabbath founding guitarist Tony Iommi! And man, he's telling some of the craziest rock & roll stories - from meeting Sabbath's mafia-like manager Don Arden to a few of Ozzy's mythic missed gig tales. He's also breaking down some of those classic Sabbath riffs and songs, sharing memories of Ronnie James Dio, and giving his thoughts on "Spinal Tap." Plus, he's speaking candidly about his own recent battle with cancer and the role that played in Sabbath's decision to call it quits after this final tour! Show Less
To Hell With The Devil with Oz Fox on Talk Is...
It's the 30th Anniversary of Stryper's "To Hell With The Devil" album, and to celebrate... Show More
It's the 30th Anniversary of Stryper's "To Hell With The Devil" album, and to celebrate, they're playing it in its entirety on this current Fall tour! Guitarist Oz Fox remembers the making of the album, and shares what it's been like to break out the original Stryper yellow & black stage wear! He's also talking about his own rock & roll name, the "Christian Rock Band" label, Stryper's break-up and subsequent reunion, surviving fame, and he's doing his best Ozzy Osbourne impression! Show Less
Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart & Tyson Kidd on Talk Is...
Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart has stories about his nickname, the Hart Foundation tag team, Andre... Show More
Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart has stories about his nickname, the Hart Foundation tag team, Andre The Giant, Dynamite Kid, Davey Boy Smith, Stu Hart's infamous dungeon, and the Calgary style! He had Bret Hart's back during the Montreal Screwjob (and a front row lockerroom view), a seat in the jam-packed van at Stampede Wrestling, and a crazy big paycheck at WCW (for doing absolutely nothing). Plus, his son-in-law, Tyson Kidd, has a few memories of his own about the Hart clan, and a detailed account of the night he broke his neck in the ring, and his truly miraculous recovery! Show Less
Alice Cooper For President on Talk Is Jericho -...
Alice Cooper for President! He's got a decided rock & roll platform, a great t-shirt, and an... Show More
Alice Cooper for President! He's got a decided rock & roll platform, a great t-shirt, and an even better slogan! He's also telling some amazing stories about the early days of Alice - from the development of the Alice Cooper character and makeup to the use of the guillotine and Frankenstein monster onstage. He's talking Hollywood Vampires - the originals (John Lennon, Keith Moon, Harry Nilsson), and the new members (Johnny Depp and Joe Perry), and what it was like being in the WWE ring with Jake "The Snake" Roberts and that boa constrictor! Show Less
Avenged Sevenfold - The Road - on Talk Is Jericho...
Avenged Sevenfold's surprise new studio album, "The Stage," dropped last Friday, and M. Shadows... Show More
Avenged Sevenfold's surprise new studio album, "The Stage," dropped last Friday, and M. Shadows and bassist Johnny Christ return to TIJ to wrap up the surprise launch! This time, they've got stories from the road - from playing parking lots to their first Warped Tour experience to ultimately doing stadiums with Metallica! You'll hear about new drummer Brooks Wackerman's live debut with A7X and what he's brought to the mix in the last year, their favorite messed up lyrics, and how they all got their names. Show Less
Avenged Sevenfold - The Stage - on Talk Is Jericho...
Happy Halloween... and how the F did that just happen!?! A brand new Avenged Sevenfold studio... Show More
Happy Halloween... and how the F did that just happen!?! A brand new Avenged Sevenfold studio album just dropped! Surprise! It's called "The Stage," and singer M. Shadows and guitarist Sinister Gates are giving the exclusive to the guy who helped make it happen - Y2J! They're taking you inside the studio for the writing and recording process, explaining how superstar astrophysicist Neil Degrasse Tyson got involved, and sharing the careful planning (and inspiration) that went into the secret album release. They're also talking touring, Kanye West, and embracing the digital age! Plus, your fav podcast host explains his role in this incredible (nearly not leaked) feat! #VoltaicOceans Show Less
Ouija - Origin of Evil with Robert Murch on Talk...
Happy Halloween TIJ fans! Ouija board expert Robert Murch (who also consulted on the new horror... Show More
Happy Halloween TIJ fans! Ouija board expert Robert Murch (who also consulted on the new horror film "Ouija - Origin of Evil") spreads his knowledge of the powerful spirit portal! He's got facts, fiction, trivia, scary stories, personal experiences, and a collection of over 1000 Ouija boards! Get your Halloween Scare started early... and P.S. - Y2J is breaking down that gruesome Walking Dead" Season 7 premiere episode. Spoiler alert! Show Less
WWE Cruiserweight Champion TJ Perkins on Talk Is...
TJ Perkins is the first-ever WWE Cruiserweight Champion, but he's no overnight success! He's... Show More
TJ Perkins is the first-ever WWE Cruiserweight Champion, but he's no overnight success! He's been wrestling for 18 years, and he's wrestled everywhere - New Japan, TNA, Mexico, and Ring Of Honor. He's received advice from the late, great Roddy Piper, made TNA's Dixie Carter cry on TV, tried hard to follow in Eddie Guerrero's footsteps, went broke & lived in his car in Florida, rode to shows in the equipment trucks sitting on the turnbuckles, and partially caused a riot at a match in a Texas border town. Show Less
Last In Line on Talk Is Jericho - EP292
Original Dio guitarist Vivian Campbell got the original Dio lineup together after the passing... Show More
Original Dio guitarist Vivian Campbell got the original Dio lineup together after the passing of Ronnie James Dio. It was Viv, drummer Vinny Appice, bassist Jimmy Bain, and they recruited Andrew Freeman on vocals. They played some shows, had a great time, decided to record an album of all new material, but before they could really tour - they lost Jimmy Bain unexpectedly. So they asked former Ozzy Osbourne bassist Phil Soussan to join the band, and they soldiered on. And today, Vivian Campbell and Phil Soussan tell that Last In Line story. Viv's also talking about the early days of Dio, his relationship with Ronnie James Dio, finding that trademark Dio sound, and why he left the band (under less than amicable circumstances). Plus, Phil's talking about Ozzy and what it was like being a member of that band. And you'll finally hear the true story of "Hear 'N Aid" - the heavy metal community's answer to "We Are The World." Show Less
Impractical Jokers on Talk Is Jericho - EP291
Brian "Q" Quinn and Salvatore "Sal" Vulcano, one half of TruTV's "Impractical Jokers" (and The... Show More
Brian "Q" Quinn and Salvatore "Sal" Vulcano, one half of TruTV's "Impractical Jokers" (and The Tenderloins comedy troupe) bring their shows' hijinks, mishaps, punishments, and comedy genius to TIJ! They take you on a behind the scenes trip through their favorite challenges, pranks, and public embarrassments. They've been busted by the NYPD (and mothers), and assisted by each other's wives & family members... and are sharing all the gory details! Plus, "Q" & Sal are huge wrestling fans, and in addition to having met Jericho many years ago (with a pic to prove it), they've also met Roddy Piper! Show Less
Don Callis aka Cyrus on Talk Is Jericho - EP290
Don Callis aka Cyrus from ECW returns to TIJ for a solo shot... to talk about his many stops &... Show More
Don Callis aka Cyrus from ECW returns to TIJ for a solo shot... to talk about his many stops & starts at WWE including The Truth Commission and The Jackyl gimmicks, working creative with Vince Russo, doing color commentary with JR, and being a manager. He's also got details on the role Bret Hart played in his career, the Mohawk that ended his WWE run, his jump to ECW and the infamous Cyrus gimmick, the last days of WCW, and why the Lebanese police had to help him get out of Beirut. Show Less
The MMA Four Horsewomen (minus one) on Talk Is...
The MMA Four Horsewomen (minus one) - Marina Shafir, Shayna Baszler, and Jessamyn Duke - are... Show More
The MMA Four Horsewomen (minus one) - Marina Shafir, Shayna Baszler, and Jessamyn Duke - are huge wrestling fans & are frequently spotted at the PWG shows in LA. They talk about their love of wrestling, putting women's MMA on the map, meeting on The Ultimate Fighter, their missing fourth Ronda Rousey & what she's done for MMA in general, and some of their own best (and worst) fights. Show Less
Jimi Hendrix Remembered by Leon Hendrix on Talk Is...
Leon Hendrix, blood brother of the late, great Jimi Hendrix shares stories from their... Show More
Leon Hendrix, blood brother of the late, great Jimi Hendrix shares stories from their childhood... from their early days making music to the trouble they got into on the streets of their hometown to touring with Jimi at the height of his fame. Leon also talks about the day his brother died - what he believes really happened, and whom he believes is responsible. It's a fascinating look at the life of one of music's greatest guitar heroes! Show Less
Brooklyn Brawler on Talk Is Jericho - EP287
Steve Lombardi aka Brooklyn Brawler spent over 30 years at WWE, and he did just about every job... Show More
Steve Lombardi aka Brooklyn Brawler spent over 30 years at WWE, and he did just about every job at the company - in the ring, behind the scenes, and developing talent! Brawler evaluated & worked with new talent, and he's the guy that Vince McMahon chose to have first matches with The Rock, John Cena, Owen Hart, Bret Hart, and Ricky Steamboat. Brawler spent two years traveling with Hulk Hogan, he wrestled the Ultimate Warrior for 47 consecutive nights, he nearly got in a biker bar brawl with Roddy Piper at his side, and he once took Andre The Giant home to meet his mom! And these are just a few of the stories that you're gonna hear in this incredible episode. Strap in! It's a whirlwind ride through 80s & 90s wrestling! Show Less
Ron Funches on Talk Is Jericho - EP286
Ron Funches is super funny, and a super WWE fan! He's talking "Undateable" on Hulu and what... Show More
Ron Funches is super funny, and a super WWE fan! He's talking "Undateable" on Hulu and what it's like filming live. He's got stories about breaking into the comedy scene in Portland, Oregon, advice for dealing with hecklers, memories of the worst and best gigs he's ever done, and how he landed on the "Kroll Show" on Comedy Central. He's also sharing wrestling stories - from his favorite matches to his favorite wrestlers to the one legend he actually got to meet & the one he's hoping to meet! And there there's his love of Lucille Ball... Show Less
Supermensch Shep Gordon on Talk Is Jericho - EP285
Supermensch Shep Gordon has been Alice Cooper's manager for 45 years, and wait till you hear... Show More
Supermensch Shep Gordon has been Alice Cooper's manager for 45 years, and wait till you hear how they met! He's also telling stories about the guillotine, the hangings, and the night Alice allegedly bit the head off a chicken! Shep's got crazy stories about John Lennon & Yoko Ono & spaceships, working with the beautiful Raquel Welch, and what it was like attending pro-wrestling shows at MSG with Debbie Harry from Blondie! And of course, he's talking about his new autobiography, "They Call Me Supermensch." Show Less
TalkN Shop Live In Australia presented by Talk Is...
Talk'n Shop Live in Australia - with the mad hosting skills of Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson... Show More
Talk'n Shop Live in Australia - with the mad hosting skills of Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson featuring special guests Chris Jericho and Jacko... along with the worst gimmicks on the indie wrestling scene. Hell Yeah Man and Sour Boy return. Gordie Canuck drops in, and Reptile (but you can call him Juan or... Panther) makes his debut. You can also thank Luke Gallows for ALL of the following hashtags: #ThingsYouCantUNhear #WorstPodcastEver #KeepItDown #ShitFaced (but not the kind you think) Show Less
James Ellsworth on Talk Is Jericho - EP283
He's the hottest enhancement guy at the WWE! He's taking the internet by storm; he's got his... Show More
He's the hottest enhancement guy at the WWE! He's taking the internet by storm; he's got his own t-shirt; he's got his own motto ("any man with two hands has a fighting chance"); he's got no chin; and he's been beaten-up by The Miz on Smackdown! James Ellsworth tells his story on TIJ! Hear how he went from the indie scene to WWE, and what might be happening in his immediate future! Show Less
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