Evan Ginzburg

Interview - Evan Ginzburg

I/V: Evan Ginzburg - Wrestling Manager, DJ at WBAI-FM's Light Show NYC
& Editor/Publisher of Wrestling Then & Now - 17th November 2003

Media Man Australia, Greg Tingle, is proud to bring you yet another in an installment of interviews with New York wrestling agent, DJ and Publisher, Evan Ginzburg.

Evan takes us further into the world of promoting wrestling and entertainment in New York, and he discusses some of the great talent he manages, including Johnny Valiant, Nikolia Volkoff and Nicole Bass.

You will be glued to your seat as you learn what the life of a wrestling agent and stand up comedian is really like.

Sit back and enjoy this interview, as the great Aussie promoters collaborate further with the great Yankee promoters.

Listen to part a

Listen to part b

Interview - 26th May 2003

Interview with Johnny Valiant - 10th June 2003


Evan Ginzburg


Wrestling Then & Now

Johnny Valiant official website

Nikolai Volkoff official website

Theater For The New City, New York

Theater Mania (Ticketing)

Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre



New York Press

Madison Square Garden

Media Man Australia: Wrestling Then & Now section

Wrestling Legends (Greg Tingle's)

Tag Teams (Greg Tingle's)

Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame

Article: The Great Yankee Promoters, by Greg Tingle

Article: The Great Aussie Promoters, by Greg Tingle

Wrestling with his past: Johnny Valiant Tells All, By Kenny Herzog



Date: 6/26/02

Contact: Evan Ginzburg, - DJ/Arts producer WBAI-FM's Light Show,

Fred Geobold 212-209-2800

Light Show, an arts program now in its second decade, has moved from late nights to Wednesdays from 2-3PM.

Featuring live bands, improv groups, actors, comedians, filmmakers, authors, professional wrestlers and other eclectic guests, the show now comes to 50,000 watt WBAI-FM's huge daytime audience. A worldwide listenership on the Internet also hears us live at and

Host Fred Geobold and co-host Evan Ginzburg have interviewed and presented in-studio performances by such stars as Pete Seeger, Joan Osborne and Cyndi Lauper as well as innumerable bands and talents deserving greater exposure. Light Show showcases CDs of unsigned and smaller label groups of all musical genres and has featured such brilliant improv troupes as the Upright Citizens Brigade. Add wrestling legends like Bruno Sammartino, Killer Kowalski, Fred Blassie, Lou Thesz and Verne Gagne sharing their colorful tales and you have an arts program unlike any other.

Join Fred Geobold and Evan Ginzburg each and every Wednesday from 2-3PM on 99.5FM in the NY/NJ area for Light Show.