Articles by Steve Bryant

Unequaled – The Rookie Class of 2001

With voting starting on the 2015 Southern California Year End Awards, I thought I’d take a minute to look back 15 years, to 2001, in what is easily the strongest rookie class in Southern California over the last 20 years….



PWG Announces Its Next Shows

Pro Wrestling Guerrilla announces its next shows at the American Legion Hall in Reseda. They will return on Friday, February 12th with Bowie. Then All Star Weekend 12 takes place on March 4th and 5th. Tickets for Bowie go on…


Biggest match in SoCal history?

It was May 21, 1952. American and Australian bombers had bombed Pyongyang, North Korea from dawn to dusk in one of the biggest bombing missions to that point in the Korean War. The 8th Army was preparing for possible germ…


Changes to SoCalUNCENSORED.com

After almost 10 years, there are some changes coming to SCU. I am stepping down as head of the website and turning over full control of the website to Jay Cal and Adair Cole. Over the last few years the…


Wrestler Dynamite D passes away

SCU has learned Darren McMillan, who wrestled in SoCal as Dynamite D passed away around 8:00 PM on April 11th. Dynamite D is best known for his time in XPW, however it had been wrestling locally since 1990. D was…


Joey Ryan Interview 2005

Recently I had the chance to talk with the “Technical Wizard” Joey Ryan. In this interview Joey Ryan discusses his past, his future, PWG, the Internet, and more. 


”SoCal” Valerie Wyndham interview II

Recently I had the chance to speak with “SoCal” Valerie Wyndham. In this interview we talk about her time as PWG commissioner, the difference between SoCal and Florida’s wrestling scene, NWA TNA, rumors of a relationship with Matt Hardy, phone…


Former SoCal star Stephan DeLeon passes away

Former Southern California pro-wrestler, and member of the band Foreign Object, Stephan DeLeon passed away on April 6, 2004 from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. Stephan DeLeon was considered by many to be one of the top independent…



King Faviano interview

Recently I had a chance to interview “King” Danny Faviano. Faviano has been around the SoCal scene for eleven years, and in this interview we discuss his start in wrestling, how the scene has changed over the last decade, his…




SoCal Legend Baron Michele Leone biography

In an era when pro-wrestling began to change because of the popularity of television, Michele Leone became one of wrestling’s biggest stars of the time due to the new medium. In Southern California where he enjoyed the most success he was the…