Specialty Shows

The Five Count’s 2021 Easter Special…

This was a special Easter edition of The Five Count! During the show we discussed what our entrance themes would be if we were pro wrestlers, heard a few of our favorite bible stories, and Ton gave us an in-depth review of his new hearing aids. His ears have risen!

An Evening With Family Ties’ Marc “Skippy” Price…

This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with actor Marc Price. Marc is best known for his role as “Irwin ‘Skippy’ Handelman” on the TV show Family Ties. He’s also appeared in films like The Rescue, Killer Tomatoes Eat France and Trick or Treat. During the show he discussed being a part of Family Ties, his memories of working on the film Trick or Treat, and his career as a stand-up comedian. See Marc at a venue near you!

During the rest of the show we reminisced about eating cheese chilitos from Zanz as kids, discussed our favorite Redd Foxx and Redd Foxx-related sitcoms, and Ton explained why he can’t eat wheat and hates people who waste their lives training chocobos. Damn kids!

An Evening With Ten Years After’s Ric Lee…

This edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with drummer Ric Lee. Ric is best known as the drummer for the band Ten Years After. Known for hits like Love Like a Man, Baby Won’t You Let Me Rock ‘n Roll You and I’d Love to Change the World, Ten Years After has been making music for more than 55 years. During the show he discussed the latest Ten Years After album finally being released in The States, what it was like playing at Woodstock, and his new book “From Headstocks to Woodstock.” Get your copy now!

During the rest of the show we discussed why people don’t own enough hot tubs, Ton received a phone call from former Minnesota Twins catcher Brian Harper, and we paid tribute to Five Count alumnus Prince Markie Dee. R.I.P. Markie Dee!

An Evening With FUBAR’s Terry Cahill…

This edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with actor David Lawrence. David is best known for his role as “Terry Cahill” in the films Fubar and Fubar 2. He also portrayed the character on the TV shows Fubar: Age of Computer and Trailer Park Boys: Jail. During the show he discussed what it was like being followed by a camera crew for Fubar, being in jail with the Trailer Park Boys, and what Canadian metal bands are the best. Give’r!

During the rest of the show we paid tribute to Five Count Alumnus Mary Wilson, Dustin explained why he regrets going to Brown College, and we discussed which professional wrestlers we would like as our valentines. Happy Valentine’s Day!

An Evening With NRBQ’s Terry Adams…

This edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with musician Terry Adams. Terry is best known as the founder and frontman for the band NRBQ. In addition to releasing numerous albums dating back to the mid-‘60s, the band has also appeared in films like Day of the Dead, Shakes the Clown and 28 Days. During the show he discussed the longevity of the band, how NRBQ wound up recording with Capt. Lou Albano, and what you can expect from the band in the near future! There’s always something in the works with NRBQ!

During the rest of the show we played NRBQ’s Lou and the Q album in its entirety, discussed Ton’s love for exotic old-person candies, and paid tribute to Saved by the Bell’s Dustin Diamond. R.I.P. Screech!

The Five Count’s 12th Annual Princemas Celebration…

This episode of The Five Count was our 12th Annual Princemas Celebration! During the show we played our favorite Prince “vault tracks” from the recently-released Prince deluxe albums, gorged on birthday cake from Lush Cakes in Waseca, MN, and Dustin opened birthday presents from Ton! He got his very own M.C. Hammer doll!

The Five Count’s Descent Into Madness…

During this edition of The Five Count we continued our slow descent into madness, discussed whether or not you can still enjoy films like Revenge of the Nerds today, and Ton contemplated buying a hammock. It will most likely be a banana hammock!

The Five Count Goes Mormon…

During this episode of The Five Count we discussed opening our own video rental store after the announcement Family Video was going out of business, explained why storming the U.S. Capital is a bad idea, and we learned about the joys of Mormonism. Ton was a Latter-day Saint by show’s end!

The Five Count Is Still Alive…

This was the first episode of The Five Count for 2021! During the show we rejoiced in the fact that we survived the year 2020, Ton complained about how tough it is to find a quality pair of mittens, and we paid tribute to Five Count Alumni Luke Harper, Dawn Wells and Adolfo “Shabba Doo” Quinones. The year 2020 was a rough one!

A Five Count Christmas 2020…

This was our annual “A Five Count Christmas” episode of The Five Count! During the show we played all our favorite holiday tunes, discussed our bright spots of the past year, heard the story of Wonder Woman and the prisoners of Christmas Island, and had our annual Five Count gift exchange. Happy Holidays from your favorite yuletide hunks!