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An Evening With Kenny Wayne Shepherd…

This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Kenny Wayne Shepherd. Kenny is best known as the guitarist for the Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band. Known for hits like Alive, In 2 Deep and Blue on Black, Kenny has had numerous Top 10 blues singles during his more than 30-year career. During the show he discussed how his songs evolve on stage over time, the possible lack of “guitar heroes” in today’s music, and the Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band’s new album Straight to You Live. Get your copy today!

During the rest of the show we braced ourselves for how we would handle the death of the “Rocky Balboa” character, Ton bragged about his new Mercedes, and we discussed whether or not it was okay to still like the music of Ted Nugent. Uncle Ted has gone off the rails a bit over the years!

The Five Count’s Rocky V Thanksgiving…

During this episode of The Five Count we commemorated the 30th anniversary of Rocky V, heard the story of when Rocky Balboa went toe-to-toe with Clubber Lang, and discussed which pro wrestlers fared best in Hollywood. Happy Thanksgiving!

An Evening With Nightmare’s Yves Campion…

This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with musician Yves Campion. Yves is best known as the founder and bassist for the French metal band Nightmare. Nightmare has been releasing albums and touring the world since 1979. During the show he discussed how adding a female vocalist has changed the dynamic of the band, the passion of metal fans in Europe versus in The States, and Nightmare’s new album Aeternam. Get your copy now!

During the rest of the show we discussed why more people should be fans of Burl Ives, made plans to open The Five Count Funeral Home, and argued over which “fixins” belong on baked potatoes. The obvious answer is Molly McButter!

An Evening With Loudon Wainwright III & Pablo Cruise’s Cory Lerios…

This edition of The Five Count featured exclusive interviews with two music mainstays. First we were joined by vocalist and keyboardist Cory Lerios. Cory is best known as a founding member of the band Pablo Cruise. He has also composed music for various films and TV shows, including Baywatch, Yu-Gi-Oh! and Days of Our Lives. During the show he discussed his many years in the music business, how he transitioned into composing film and TV scores, and getting back to recording with Pablo Cruise. Their new single Breathe is out now!

Next we were joined by the one and only Loudon Wainwright III. Loudon has released numerous albums dating back to the late 1960s. He’s also an accomplished actor, appearing in TV shows like Undeclared, M*A*S*H, Parks and Recreation, and films like Big Fish and The 40-Year-Old Virgin. During the show he discussed his longevity in the entertainment business, his memories of portraying “Hal Karp” on Undeclared, and his new album I’d Rather Lead a Band. Get your copy now!

During the rest of the show we explained when it’s appropriate to tell children pro wrestling is fake, argued over who is better friends with Arnold Schwarzenegger, and discussed the 2020 Presidential Election. We voted for Kanye West!

A Chat With Little River Band’s Wayne Nelson…

We recently had a chance to speak with musician Wayne Nelson. Wayne in best known as the singer and bassist for Little River Band. Known for hits like Reminiscing, Help Is On Its Way, Lady, and The Night Owls, Little River Band has sold more than 30 million albums since its inception in 1975. Their new single The Lost and the Lonely, from the album Black Tie, is available now!

An Evening With Pat Boone…

This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with actor and singer Pat Boone. With a career dating back to the 1950s, Pat has sold more than 45 million records. He’s also appeared in numerous films including April Love, Journey to the Center of the Earth, and State Fair. During the show he discussed his longevity in the entertainment world, his thoughts on the state of the country, and his new single Can’t We Get Along. Listen to it right now!

During the rest of the show we discussed our favorite monster cereal mascots, Ton told the story of when he ran into Pinhead while trick or treating, we heard the story of the time The Ghostbusters met the laser ghosts, and provided the perfect soundtrack for scaring the hell out of you. Happy Halloween!

A Chat With Comedian Michael Ian Black…

The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with comedian Michael Ian Black. Michael is best known as a cast member of the TV show The State. He’s also appeared on TV shows like Ed, Reno 911!, The Jim Gaffigan Show, and films like Take Me Home Tonight and Wet Hot American Summer. His new book “A Better Man: A (Mostly Serious) Letter to My Son” is available now!

An Evening With The Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA…

This edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with musician and actor RZA. RZA is best known as the leader of The Wu-Tang Clan. He’s also appeared in films like Coffee and Cigarettes, Funny People and G.I. Joe: Retaliation. During the show he discussed what he’s working on musically, his favorite Shaw Brothers film, and his new film Cut Throat City. Get your copy today!

During the rest of the show we played some Halloween tunes, paid tribute to The Outfield’s Tony Lewis, and begged for money for the KMSU Pledge Drive. Donate your nest eggs now!

A Chat With Boy Meets World’s Betsy Randle…

The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with actress Betsy Randle. Betsy is best known for her role as “Amy Matthews” on the TV shows Boy Meets World and Girl Meets World. She’s also appeared on TV shows like Family Ties, Home Improvement and Charmed. Her new film Painter is available now!

A Chat With Reverend Al Sharpton…

The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with Rev. Al Sharpton. Al is best known as an American civil rights activist, Baptist minister, talk show host, and is the founder of the National Action Network. He was also a candidate for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. presidential election. His new book “Rise Up: Confronting a Country at the Crossroads” is available now!