Charting The Territories

by Al Getz

A monthly look at wrestling's territorial era with a unique statistical bent, hosted by Al Getz and Jon Boucher 

Podcast episodes

  • E45 - Charting the Territories Jan '23: New Year, New Site, New Stats

    E45 - Charting the Territories Jan '23: New Year, New Site, New Stats

    This month Al Getz & Jon Boucher discuss the newly redesigned Charting the Territories site and look at LeRoy McGuirk's territory in 1971. They discuss Waldo Von Erich, Chris Markoff, and more, plus ... someone is Hall of Fame bou...

    01:32:29
  • E44 - Charting the Territories Dec '22: No Candy on Christmas Day

    E44 - Charting the Territories Dec '22: No Candy on Christmas Day

    This month Al Getz & Jon Boucher look at the 4th quarter of 1978 in the McGuirk wrestling territory. The feud between Ray Candy and Ernie Ladd comes to a rather anti-climactic conclusion on Christmas Day at the Superdome. Plus, wh...

    01:46:54
  • E43 - Charting the Territories Nov '22: Sgt. Slaughter sings, Tom Jones wrestles, and Al & Jon vote

    E43 - Charting the Territories Nov '22: Sgt. Slaughter sings, Tom Jones wrestles, and Al & Jon vote

    This month Al Getz & Jon Boucher discuss the fourth quarter of 1974 in the McGuirk wrestling territory. We talk about Tom Jones and his role in breaking racial barriers in the deep south. Plus, we listen to a few cuts from Sgt. Sl...

    01:40:59
  • E42 - Charting the Territories Oct '22: Everything Zen(da) and a Boobie Hi Ball

    E42 - Charting the Territories Oct '22: Everything Zen(da) and a Boobie Hi Ball

    This month Al Getz and Jon Boucher cover the 4th quarter of 1966 in LeRoy McGuirk's wrestling territory. They discuss one wrestler who tried to launch a career in country music, and another who had a prolific post-wrestling career...

    01:35:13
  • E41 - Charting the Territories Sep '22: Cooking Up Some Action in 1978

    E41 - Charting the Territories Sep '22: Cooking Up Some Action in 1978

    This month Al Getz and Jon Boucher look at the 3rd quarter of 1978 in LeRoy McGuirk's OK/LA territory. Ernie Ladd and Ray Candy main event the Superdome, but how many people saw it? They also look at Eric the Red and Jerry Stubbs,...

    01:39:53