Resistance Pro Wrestling To Debut New Clothing Line

Bill Pritchard

Billy is reporting they have signed a new clothing distribution deal with Resistance Pro Wrestling, the Chicago-based promotion owned and operated by Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan. Bumpdrunk published the following press release, including a statement made by Corgan:

Chicago, IL – Locally owned professional wrestling company Resistance Pro, who made national headlines in their inaugural year as a fresh an innovative professional wrestling company, have announced today that they will be forming a strategic alliance with Los Angeles-based professional wrestling superstore effective immediately. R-Pro is certainly no stranger to headlines as the company’s creative director is none other than Billy Corgan the founder and leader of the Smashing Pumpkins, one of the best-selling alternative rock bands of all time.

When asked about the partnership with Corgan had this to say: “For far too long the wrestling world has been behind the curve when setting trends in fashion; often too willing to follow the edgy norm or let those outside the business appropriate the great symbols and icons of the past. With BumpDrunk you not only have a team who is in the business, but also creating a look and feel that will reach out to everyone”.

Company officials have met and agreed upon fresh new clothing packages of athletic wear and other accessories for both the Resistance Pro company as well as their top stars. Resistance Pro and Bump Drunk officials expect this merger to improve and widen both of their customer bases. In addition to featuring Resistance Pro Merchandise prominently on their website, RPro live events will also stock the Resistance Pro merchandise designed by Bump Drunk.

Resistance Pro is a Chicago-based professional wrestling company created by The Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan and brothers Jacques and Gabe Baron. It specializes in an innovative fresh approach to story telling bridging the gap between old school and new school professional wrestling. Resistance Pro has a different approach to creating talent and is the first professional wrestling company to follow guidelines set by the Sports Legacy Institute (SLI) in an effort to protect it’s talent. 

For more info on Resistance Pro, please visit: – Follow on twitter @RESISTANCE_Pro

Bump Drunk is a Pro Wrestling Pop Art clothing store specializing in American Pro Wrestling, Japanese Puroresu, British Catch Wrestling and Mexican Lucha Libre. Bump Drunk carries licensed Bruiser Brody merchandise and combines a style of retro, pop culture and street influenced art into their graphic art.

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