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Hosted by Dustin Wilmes & Juston “Ton” Cline, The Five Count is a radio show broadcast on KMSU-Mankato and KMSK-Austin in Minnesota on Saturdays from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. CT. Dating back to June 2004, the show features celebrity interviews, giveaways, performances from The Five Count House Band, and other nonsense. Find the show on www.thefivecount.com and wherever you download your favorite podcasts. Join us by calling/texting (507) 519-2030. Tonight is your night, bro!

Hosted by Dustin Wilmes & Juston “Ton” Cline, The Five Count is a radio show broadcast on KMSU-Mankato and KMSK-Austin in Minnesota on Saturdays from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. CT. Dating back to June 2004, the show features celebrity interviews, giveaways, performances from The Five Count House Band, and other nonsense. Find the show on www.thefivecount.com and wherever you download your favorite podcasts. Join us by calling/texting (507) 519-2030. Tonight is your night, bro!

Location:

Mankato, MN

Description:

Hosted by Dustin Wilmes & Juston “Ton” Cline, The Five Count is a radio show broadcast on KMSU-Mankato and KMSK-Austin in Minnesota on Saturdays from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. CT. Dating back to June 2004, the show features celebrity interviews, giveaways, performances from The Five Count House Band, and other nonsense. Find the show on www.thefivecount.com and wherever you download your favorite podcasts. Join us by calling/texting (507) 519-2030. Tonight is your night, bro!

Language:

English

Contact:

(507) 389-5678


Episodes

An Evening With James Brown & The J.B.’s’ Fred Thomas…

9/25/2021
Check Playlist This edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with musician Fred Thomas. Fred is best known as the former bassist for James Brown & The J.B.’s. Playing on hits like The Payback, Get on the Good Foot and Papa Don’t Take No Mess, Fred played with James Brown for more than 30 years. During the show he discussed his years playing with James Brown, what it was like playing with more than one drummer at a time, and transitioning to fronting his own band. We got on...

Duration:01:59:40

A Chat With Judas Priest’s Ian Hill…

9/22/2021
The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with bassist Ian Hill. Ian is best known as the founder and bassist for Judas Priest. Performing on every Judas Priest album to date, Ian has been with Judas Priest since 1969. See Judas Priest on Sept. 23 at The Armory in Minneapolis! https://youtu.be/XKtXUrZM6Fo

Duration:00:12:42

The Five Count Uses Your Illusion…

9/18/2021
Check Playlist 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’ Roses’ Use Your Illusion albums. The show was broadcast from Ton’s bedroom! https://youtu.be/dpmAY059TTY

Duration:01:59:40

An Evening With Judas Priest’s Richie Faulkner…

9/11/2021
Check Playlist This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with guitarist Richie Faulkner. Richie is best known as the lead guitarist for Judas Priest. Performing on albums like Redeemer of Souls and Firepower, he’s been a member of Judas Priest since 2011. During the show he discussed what it’s like playing with a band he idolized as a kid, the new Judas Priest boxset 50 Heavy Metal Years of Music, and getting back on the road after the pandemic. See Judas Priest on...

Duration:01:59:39

An Evening With Jimmy Cliff…

9/4/2021
Check Playlist This edition of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Jimmy Cliff. Known for hits like Wonderful World, Beautiful People, Many Rivers to Cross and The Harder They Come, Jimmy is the only living reggae musician to old the Order of Merit from the Jamaican government. He’s also a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. During the show he discussed his early days making music in Jamaica, the 50th anniversary of the film The Harder They Come, and his new album...

Duration:01:59:40

A Chat With Ahmet Zappa…

9/1/2021
The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with actor and musician Ahmet Zappa. Ahmet is best known for appearing in films like Pump Up the Volume, Jack Frost, Ready to Rumble, and TV shows like Roseanne and But Can They Sing? His new show Rock My Collection airs Sunday nights on AXS TV! https://youtu.be/tbk3oDvNlgk

Duration:00:16:55

An Evening With Foghat’s Roger Earl…

8/28/2021
Check Playlist This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with musician Roger Earl. Roger is best known as the drummer and founder of the band Foghat. He’s also played with Mungo Jerry and Savoy Brown. During the show he discussed being in Foghat the last 50 years, being on the road again after the pandemic, and the new Foghat album 8 Days on the Road. Get your copy now! During the rest of the show we Ton explained why YouTube celebrities shouldn’t be boxers, Front Desk...

Duration:01:59:39

The Five Count & The Del Rubio Triplets…

8/21/2021
Check Playlist 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! https://youtu.be/dbyH7DsQ4pM

Duration:01:59:40

An Evening With Teen Witch’s Mandy Ingber & Clueless’ Elisa Donovan…

8/14/2021
Check Playlist This edition of The Five Count featured exclusive interviews with two Hollywood starlets. First we were joined by actress Mandy Ingber. Mandy is best known for her role as “Polly” in the film Teen Witch. She’s also appeared on TV shows like Cheers, The Tortellis and The Wonder Years. During the show she discussed still being recognized as “Polly” all these years later, her transition from actress to yoga instructor, and her yoga program Yogalosophy. Top that! Next we were...

Duration:01:59:39

A Chat With Actress Ellen Foley…

8/10/2021
The Five Count recently had a chance to speak with actress and musician Ellen Foley. Ellen is best known for appearing in films like Hair, Tootsie, Cocktail, and TV shows like Night Court and Ghostwriter. She's also released several albums and shared lead vocals with Meat Loaf on the song Paradise by the Dashboard Light. Her new album Fighting Words is available now! https://youtu.be/pqT3YFz0FRE

Duration:00:16:16

Another Evening With Jon Mikl Thor…

8/7/2021
Check Playlist 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 Nightmare, Recruits, 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...

Duration:01:59:40

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

7/31/2021
Check Playlist 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...

Duration:01:59:47

An Evening With Kix’s Steve Whiteman…

7/24/2021
Check Playlist 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...

Duration:01:59:39

The Five Count’s Golden Country Greats…

7/17/2021
Check Playlist 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!

Duration:01:59:39

An Evening With Roxy Music’s Phil Manzanera…

7/10/2021
Check Playlist This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with musician Phil Manzanera. Phil is best known as the former lead guitarist for the band Roxy Music. He’s also a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. During the show he discussed the influence Roxy Music had on music, his work over the years as a producer, and his new solo album with Tim Finn called Caught by the Heart. Get your copy now! During the rest of the show Ton ate six lbs. of Tootsie Rolls,...

Duration:01:59:39

Stars, Stripes & Gift Of Gab…

7/3/2021
Check Playlist 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!

Duration:01:59:40

The Five Count Is The Duckiest…

6/26/2021
Check Playlist During this episode of The Five Count we discussed the exciting news that Five Count Alumnus Michael Angelo Batio is coming to Mankato, heard the incredible story of the adventures of Howard the Duck, and Ton finally buried the hatchet with his Twitter rival Billy Floyd Shouts. The hatchet was dug up again before show’s end!

Duration:01:59:40

An Evening With Tae Bo Creator Billy Blanks…

6/19/2021
Check Playlist 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...

Duration:01:59:40

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

6/12/2021
Check Playlist 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...

Duration:01:59:40

Another Chat With Comedian Louie Anderson…

6/9/2021
The Five Count recently had another chance to speak with legendary comedian Louie Anderson. Louie has traveled the country with his beloved-brand of stand-up comedy since the early ’80s. He’s also the former host of the TV show Family Feud, star of his own cartoon show Life with Louie, and appeared in films like Coming to America, Coming 2 America and Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. You can see his livestream comedy special Louie, Live from Las Vegas on June 12 at rushtix.com!...

Duration:00:11:26