Recently, Dean Puckering and Chris Dutton interviewed “The Narcissist”, “The All-American” and “The Total Package” himself, Lex Luger. In the interview, Luger discussed his career, finding religion and his future; also he has an autobiography out called “Wrestling with the Devil: The True Story of a World Champion Professional Wrestler – His Reign, Ruin, and Redemption“. Some of the interesting highlights from the interview include the well-documented rumor regarding his knowledge of his WrestleMania X WWF Championship match, his appearance on the first episode of WCW Monday Nitro, and finding God. After the break, there are some summaries from the interview, and you can listen to the entire interview by clicking this link.
If you were a wrestling fan in the mid-1990’s, then you recall the infamous ‘Monday Night Wars‘ between WWF and WCW, particularly the Monday night shows ‘RAW is WAR‘ and ‘Monday Nitro’. While the theme to ‘Monday Nitro’ was a fairly rousing instrumental track, the theme to ‘RAW is WAR’ was a hard-driving, heavy metal song with somewhat unintelligible lyrics. The name of the song is called ‘Thorn In Your Eye,” performed by a band called Slam Jam, which is comprised of a who’s-who of heavy metal all-stars. Continue reading “The Facts Behind the ‘Thorn In Your Eye’ Theme from RAW is WAR”