Articles by Ben Tomas

Thoughts on PWG’s “Game Over, Man”

So this weekend I attended Pro Wrestling Guerrilla’s “Game Over, Man.”  It has been a very long time since I had been to a PWG event.  In fact, the last PWG event I attended was “Speed of Sound” on August…



RIP El Suavecito Andrew Gilbert Yanez

On Saturday morning, July 5, 2014, Southern California professional wrestling lost a real treasure. Andrew Gilbert Yanez, born July 1, 1950, was better known to wrestling fans of the west coast as El Suavecito. Yanez was an Army veteran who proudly fought…


Cauliflower Alley Club Reunion 2013 Part 3

Day 3 of the 2013 Cauliflower Alley Reunion began with me making my way down to the EWF table in the Nostalgia Room, and to my delight, was happy to see Jesse Hernandez had finally made it out. After saying…


Cauliflower Alley Club Reunion 2013 Part 2

[Continue from Part I] Day 2 of the 2013 Cauliflower Alley Club Reunion began much like it does every year. The Nostalgia Room was pumping with visitors and there were seminars going on down the hall.  This year, since I…


Cauliflower Alley Club Reunion 2013 Part 1

Well, another Cauliflower Alley Club reunion is in the books, and as usual it was a wonderful weekend of spending time with friends both old and new who share a love for this crazy, unpredictable business we call professional wrestling….


Memories of New Wave

So a few weeks ago, at “Totally Smashed,” it was announced that on March 3, 2012, exactly 5 years to the day from the debut show, New Wave Pro Wrestling is closing it’s doors for good.  To say this his…


An Interview With Logan X and B.S. Cohen

Click below to read Ben Tomas’ interview with Logan X and B.S. Cohen. Click down for below.Recently I had the chance to sit down with Logan X and B.S.Cohen and talk about the return of MPW. This was a fun…


EWF Review – May 23rd, 2003

I got to the KOC a bit early, and was surprised to find the place empty. I saw Jesse Hernandez, Bobby Bradley Jr., EWF Jeff, and Bo Cooper’s hot wife. Very few people were there, so I thought that perhaps…


‘Hardkore Kidd’ Aaron Aguilera interview

I conducted this interview over a couple of lunches at a taqueria of Aguilera’s choosing, in an attempt to get something printable and interesting for SoCal UNCENSORED. However, the more questions I asked, and the responses he gave, made me…


Henry Luna interview

Henry Luna interview by Benjamin Tomas Recently Benjamin Tomas had a chance to speak with APW LA promoter Henry Luna. In their conversation they discussed why Henry changed GSCW into APW LA and how he got his start in wrestling. Benjamin Tomas:…



GSCW Review – December 14th, 2002

GSCW 12-14-02 Newhall, CA I got to this show a bit late, 20 minutes to be exact, and missed two matches. Who ever heard of an indy starting at the announced bell time? It was good to see, just not…


Crayz Interview

At the last PCW show, Benjamin Tomas sat down with Crayz. They discussed Crayz’ start in wrestling, his thoughts on Kaos, his feud with the Messiah, the Internet, and more.