The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with musician Kristeen Young. Hailing from St. Louis, Missouri, Kristeen has been releasing albums for more than 20 years. She’s also collaborated with the likes of David Bowie, Dave Grohl, and Morrisey. Her new album The SubSet is available now!
This edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with musicians Jimmy Brown and Robin Campbell. Jimmy and Robin are best known as members of the band UB40. Known for hits like Red Red Wine and Can’t Help Falling in Love, UB40 has been making music for 40 years. During the show they explained their decision early on to make reggae music, cleared up the confusion over the “other” UB40 featuring their former lead singer, and discussed their current 40th anniversary tour! See UB40 live on Sept. 14 at The Cabooze in Minneapolis!
During the rest of the show we discussed what our strategies would be during the Nickelodeon Super Toy Run, Dustin told the story of his recent run-in with the little kid from Kindergarten Cop, and Ton shared his secrets for hedge trimming. It is what it is!
The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with singer-songwriter Stephen Bishop. Stephen is best known for hits like On and On, It Might be You, and Save It for a Rainy Day. He’s also appeared in films like National Lampoon’s Animal House, The Blues Brothers, and Twilight Zone: The Movie. His new album We’ll Talk About it Later in the Car is available now!
This edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Glenn Tilbrook. Glenn is best known as the singer and guitarist for the band Squeeze. Known for hits like Tempted, Black Coffee in Bed, and Pulling Mussels (from the Shell), Squeeze has been making music for more than 40 years! During the show he discussed the longevity of Squeeze, how the writing process has evolved over the years, and the possibility of a new album. See Squeeze on Sept. 3 at the State Theatre in Minneapolis!
During the rest of the show Ton discussed his recent trip to the Harley-Davidson Museum, we weighed the pros and cons of the new Tool song, and we explained why Ton is the modern-day version of Daisy Fuentes. The only difference is Ton’s fractured-relationship with Richard Marx!
This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Will Turpin. Will is best known as the bassist for the band Collective Soul. Known for hits like Shine, December, and Heavy, Collective Soul has sold millions of albums over a career spanning more than 25 years. During the show he discussed the early success of Collective Soul, his memories of performing at Woodstock ’94 and Woodstock ’99, and the new Collective Soul album Blood. Get your copy today!
During the rest of the show we discussed what The Five Count Arcade would be like, Ton explained his dislike for Trampled By Turtles, and we tried to sell Mother’s Best Flour with the help of Hank Williams. Our pies and cakes beat all the rest ‘cause we bake them all with Mother’s Best!
The Five Count recently had another opportunity to speak with the legendary Mike Love. Mike is best known as the founder and singer for The Beach Boys. Being from one of the most critically acclaimed, commercially successful, and influential bands of all time, Mike is also a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. His new album 12 Sides of Summer is available now!
The Five Count had another opportunity (our third) to chat with David Ellefson! David is best known as the bassist and co-founder of the band Megadeth. Known for albums like Countdown to Extinction, Peace Sells… but Who’s Buying?, Cryptic Writings, and Rust in Peace, Megadeth has been a mainstay in heavy metal for more than 35 years. David’s new solo album Sleeping Giants is out now! His new book “More Life with Deth” is also out now! See David live tonight at The What’s Up Lounge in Mankato!
The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with musician David Schelzel. David is best known as the singer and guitarist for The Ocean Blue. Known for hits like Between Something and Nothing, Ballerina Out of Control, and Sublime, The Ocean Blue has been releasing albums since 1989. See them live at The Fine Line in Minneapolis on July 26!
This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Donnie Vie. Donnie is best known as the former frontman for the band Enuff Z’Nuff. Known for hits like Fly High Michelle and New Thing, Donnie fronted Enuff Z’Nuff for nearly 30 years. During the show he discussed why he decided to leave Enuff Z’Nuff, overcoming addiction and recent health scares, and his new solo album Beautiful Things. Get your copy today!
During the rest of the show we discussed our favorite music videos growing up, Ton complained about his recent experience at an Aerosmith concert, and we celebrated the 30th anniversary of “Weird Al” Yankovic’s film UHF. We’ve got it all on TFC!