This edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Lloyd Kaufman. Lloyd is best known as the founder and president of the independent film company Troma Entertainment. He’s also a world-renowned director, producer, actor, author, and creator of The Toxic Avenger. During the show he talked about the behind the scenes happenings of Troma, his 40 years as a filmmaker, the dangers of media consolidation, and all the upcoming projects we can expect from Troma in the near future. He even invited us to be extras in the upcoming film Toxic Avenger 5: The Toxic Twins!
This edition of The Five Count not only ended our month-long run of Halloween shows, but also featured an interview with musician Bill Lindsey. Bill is best known as the founder and vocalist of the legendary shock rock band Impaler. Known for albums like Rise of the Mutants, Wake Up Screaming and If We Had Brains… We’d Be Dangerous!, Impaler has been making music since 1983. During the show he discussed the history of the Impaler, his many run-ins with the PMRC, and talked in great detail about the inner-workings of the American Wrestling Association. Take that Tipper Gore!
This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with “Genuine Nerd” Toby Radloff. Toby is best known for his numerous appearances in Harvey Pekar’s comic book series American Splendor. He’s also appeared in films like Townies, Killer Nerd, Bride of Killer Nerd, and American Splendor. During the show he discussed what it means to be a nerd, the harsh mistress known as Hollywood, and sang songs about toilet paper. Nerd, nerd, nerd, nerd, nerd!
This episode of The Five Count is from Feb. 2, 2008. It featured an exclusive interview with Jon Mikl Thor. Known as “The Legendary Rock Warrior,” Thor has been releasing albums since the early 1970s. He’s also appeared in films like Rock ‘N’ Roll Nightmare, Recruits, and Zombie Nightmare. Jon was joined by his guitarist Steve Price. During the show we discussed the film Rock ‘N’ Roll Nightmare, how easily Thor could handle Danzig in the octagon, Steve Price’s tendency to play until he bleeds, and Thor’s new album Into the Noise. It was a hell of a show, Ol’ Scratch!
This edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with actor Bill Moseley. Bill is best known for his role as “Chop Top” in the film Texas Chainsaw Massacre II. He also appeared in films like Rob Zombie’s House of 1,000 Corpses, The Devil’s Rejects, and is the singer for the band Cornbugs. During the show he talked about meeting guitarist Buckethead, shared stories about the Cornbugs’ recording process, and discussed the future of the band. Dog will hunt!