Specialty Shows

The Five Count Uses Your Illusion…

During this episode of The Five Count we received a call from a man who hates Hulk Hogan, spoke to the host of Brian Riebe Drives Electric about our recent YouTube team-up, and celebrated the 30th anniversary of the release of Guns N’ RosesUse Your Illusion albums. The show was broadcast from Ton’s bedroom!

The Five Count & The Del Rubio Triplets…

During this installment of The Five Count we argued over the difference between dinner and supper, Ton tried to explain how NFTs work, and we celebrated the 100th birthday of The Del Rubio Triplets. Happy Birthday Eadie, Elena & Milly!

Another Evening With Jon Mikl Thor…

This installment of The Five Count 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 NightmareRecruits, and Zombie Nightmare. During the show he discussed his incredible musical output over the years, the making of his upcoming film Pact of Vengeance, and his new album Alliance. Get your copy today, Ol’ Scratch!

During the rest of the show we discussed our recent experience attending WWE SmackDown, celebrated Ton’s birthday, and sorted through Ton’s gift, a box of ProSet Super Stars MusiCards. He got an Yngwie Malmsteen’s rookie card!

An Evening With Actor Michael Berryman & Spandau Ballet’s Gary Kemp…

This installment of The Five Count featured two exclusive interviews with entertainment mainstays. First we were joined by actor Michael Berryman. Michael is best known for his role as “Pluto” in the film The Hills Have Eyes. He’s also appeared in films like Weird Science, One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest and The Devil’s Rejects. During the show he discussed what he looks for when selecting roles, his memories of appearing in Mötley Crüe videos, and his new film Room 9. Get your copy today!

Next we were joined by musician Gary Kemp. Gary is best known as the guitarist for the band Spandau Ballet. He’s also played with Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets and appeared in films like The Bodyguard, Killing Zoe and Dog Eat Dog. During the show he discussed his acting career, his memories of performing with Spandau Ballet at Live Aid, and his new solo album Insolo. Get your copy now!

During the rest of the show we discussed the various current events of the day and paid tribute to ZZ Top’s Dusty Hill. R.I.P. amigo!

An Evening With Kix’s Steve Whiteman…

This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with musician Steve Whiteman. Steve is best known as the singer for the band Kix. Known for songs like Body Talk, Girl Money and Don’t Close Your Eyes, Kix has been making music for more than 40 years. During the show he discussed his days with Kix, the recent resurgence of ‘80s rock bands, and his new solo album You’re Welcome. Get your copy now!

During the rest of the show we decided the best way to fit Ton with extra prosthetic limbs, paid tribute to Five Count alumni Jeff LaBar and Biz Markie, and gave away tickets to WWE SmackDown. See you July 30 at the Target Center!

The Five Count’s Golden Country Greats…

During this episode of The Five Count we celebrated the 25th anniversary of Ween’s 12 Golden Country Greats album, found out what makes the New Kids on the Block tick, and tried to figure out the difference between an Avon lady and a Mary Kay lady. Ton can’t decide which one he wants to be!

Stars, Stripes & Gift Of Gab…

During this patriotic edition of The Five Count we celebrated our nation’s birthday with the help of Burl Ives & the Boy Scouts of America, paid tribute to Five Count alumnus Gift of Gab, and discussed our undying-admiration for John Cena. God bless the United States of America!

An Evening With Tae Bo Creator Billy Blanks…

This special Father’s Day edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with actor and fitness guru Billy Blanks. Billy is best known as the creator of the fitness program Tae Bo. He’s also appeared in films like Tango & Cash, The Last Boy Scout, Bloodfist and Lionheart. During the show he discussed how he developed Tae Bo, his memories of working with “Rowdy” Roddy Piper on the film Back in Action, and his desire to continue branching out with different acting roles. Schedule a private workout with Billy Blanks right now!

During the rest of the show we explained why people should have more body hair, Ton bragged about his VHS collection, and we played all sorts of songs for your dad. Happy Father’s Day!

The Five Count’s 17-Year Anniversary – An Evening With Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure’s Mark Holton…

This “17-year anniversary” edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with actor Mark Holton. Mark is best known for his role as “Francis Buxton” in the film Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure. He’s also appeared in films like Teen Wolf, Leprechaun, Gacy, Little Giants, A League of Their Own and The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! During the show he discussed his memories of working on Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure, his decision to get back into acting, and how he felt when he realized the impact he had on people’s childhoods. You can find Mark on his website and Cameo!

During the rest of the show we received well-wishes from the listeners, discussed why the anniversary shows have become more intimate over the years, and observed the 10-year anniversary of the downfall of The Five Count House Band. Thanks for sticking with us all these years!

The Five Count Goes To The Doctor…

This installment of The Five Count was broadcast live from the waiting room at the doctor’s office! During the show we had a lengthy discussion about wheelbarrows, Rachel told stories about battling rats in Washington, D.C., and we played all our favorite doctor songs to pass the time while we waited for our appointment. We were all battling various fungal infections!