Country-ish Episodes

Ep. 104 – Thanksgiving Side Dishes and Beer Stream Wishes

In this episode Jon & Stamos get together and talk about Thanksgiving and ask listeners “what’s your least favorite side dish”? Jon talks about performing in a Corvette Museum and judges Cam Newton’s recent Panthers performance. Then in “Best Trends” the Dollar Tree announced it will raise prices from $1 to $1.25 on the majority of its products by the first quarter of 2022. And it’s #NATIONAL CASHEW DAY.  A favorite snacking and party nut is recognized each year on November 23rd. After that it’s time for a “Mukbang with Reno Collier” when the boys eat at a Mexican restaurant named Oscars. Next up it’s time to give some money away as listeners call in to play “How Much Is That Screen Actors Guild Residual Check?” And finally in “Small Town News” a stream in Hawaii smells like beer AND it contains alcohol! This is a very Frothy and Thankful episode.

Ep. 103 – Kyle Rittenhouse, Cam Newton, Residual Checks, & Good Tackling Pastors!

In this episode Jon and Sebastian are back from the Reep’s Peeps Comedy Cruise so they share some pictures and talk about the amazing time they had with all the fans and the shenanigans that ensued. Then in BEST TRENDS, the gang breaks down the Kyle Rittenhouse courtroom theatrics, Cam Newton is back with the Panthers, and it’s National Fast Food Day. After that, Jon takes listener phone calls for another round of “How Much Is That Screen Actors Guild Residual Check?” And finally in SMALL TOWN NEWS, a pastor tackles gunman to the ground inside a Nashville church. This episode is Heroic Generous and F*@king Beautiful.

Ep. 101 – Pete Davidson and a Kardashian, a Sex Toy Stabbing, Goodwill Hunting and Reno Collier!

Join actor/comedian Jon Reep as he hosts his weekly show COUNTRY-ish from Hickory, NC! This week, Jon and his crew talk about the latest BEST TRENDS including Pete Davidson dating a Kardashian and Jon’s former co-star Kal Penn coming out. Next, Jon chats with comedian RENO COLLIER and talks about Reno’s new teeth and how his dog may not be long for this world. In the latest SMALL TOWN NEWS, there’s a story about a couple of cousins that got into a fight over a sex toy.  Jon wants to know… what was the sex toy? And then the triumphant return of GOODWILL HUNTING where Jon and co-host Marcus Stamos exchange gifts from a local Goodwill, $5.00 or less. It’s a sexy, shabby, smiley, prideful show for you today!

Ep. 100 – Halloween in Hickory, Trolling Nick Cannon, Island Boys, Candy Corn and Walls of Poop

It’s Halloween and the whole crew is dressed up for the 100th episode of COUNTRY-ish!  Who had the best costume? Also, did Sebastian hit and kill a guy on a motorcycle? In “Best Trends” the Mississippi State football coach ranks the best Halloween candy in his post-win interview and Jon is introduced to the Island Boys. Next up, the “Troll Patrol” goes after Nick Cannon and his hypocritical stance on Cultural Appropriation. After that it’s time for “Meme Me / Caption This” when Jon shares a picture of him and Jodie and an albino python snake. Then Jon goes to Lake Hickory Haunts to dress up as one of the characters to scare the crap out of people. And finally in “Small Town News” a man in Michigan built a ‘Wall of Poop’ after a dispute with his neighbor. This episode is sneaky, terrifying, craptastic and might be culturally inappropriate.

Ep. 99 – Jon Lovitz, Panther/Viking fights, Trolling Lil’ Baby & Karens in the Sky!

In this week’s episode Jon and Sebastian get together and talk about recent shows Jacksonville, FL as well as a local community & entertainment newspaper in Hickory called the ‘FOCUS’ where the guys are on a quest to become a “Page 3 Beauty”. Then it’s time for “Best Trends”, when a brawl at thePanthers-Vikings game goes viral following a tweet. Next up, the “Troll Patrol” is back at it and this time they leave a comment for rapper ‘Lil Baby. After that it’s time for “Who’s Zooming Who” as comedian/actor & SNL alum ‘Jon Lovitz’ joins the show to talk about Robin Williams, William Shatner in space and how he got started in stand-up. And finally in “Small Town News”, a ‘Karen’ brought her own microphone on an airplane to rant about COVID-19. This episode is steppin’ on necks like a baby talk’n Sky Karen.

Ep. 98 – Jon Gruden, Mike the Situation, Steve Gillespie & Brutal Otter Gangs

In this episode of Country-ish Jon & Stamos get together and talk about Jon’s wild weekend in Raleigh. A lady removed her eyeball, Jon finally received his championship belt, and a visit to North Carolina State University’s campus theatre to relive some early acting memories. There’s a non-streaker at the Panthers game and a couple of silly Philly fans who were arrested for having sex in the stadium bathroom. Then it’s time for “Best Trends” as Raiders head coach Jon Gruden resigns after the NFL leaks his personal emails.  And on October 14th it’s National Dessert Day & Be Bald and Be Free Day. Next up, the “Troll Patrol” leaves a comment for Mike “The Situation” from the Jersey Shore (and from prison). After that, it’s time to play “How Much Is That Screen Actors Guild Residual Check?” with a check for foreign royalties. Then in “Who’s Zooming Who” Steve Gilispie joins the show and

Ep. 97 – Howard Stern, Bubba Wallace, Joe Biden, Dale Jones & Avalanche Hating Squirrels

In this episode of COUNTRY-ish Jon and Sebastian talk about Jon’s Dallas gig and why he left Dallas to watch the Panthers vs. Dallas game at home with his mom. Then, in BEST TRENDS, October 5th is World Teacher’s Day and there’s a lot of NASCAR news. Bubba Wallace becomes the first Black driver to win a NASCAR Cup Series race since 1963, a newscaster tries to cover up “F JOE BIDEN” chants, and a former NASCAR driver is fatally shot after attacking his ex-wife with hatchet. Next up, it’s time for the TROLL PATROL! And this weeks victim is The Howard Stern Show. Does Jon know the difference between Brandi Carlile and Belinda Carlisle? After that, the boys play another round of HOW MUCH IS THAT SCREEN ACTORS GUILD RESIDUAL CHECK? How much was this check from one episode of JANE THE VIRGIN? Then, it’s WHO’S ZOOMIN’ WHO? when comedian DALE JONES joins the show to talk about his

Ep. 96 – Kelsey Cook, Maury Povich, National Sons Day, Bad Smiles & Funeral Home Fiascos

In this episode Jon & Stamos get together and talk about “cosmic bowling” and a great week of football for the state of North Carolina. Then it’s time for “Best Trends”!  It’s National Sons Day so the gang all brag about their sons and what they’re up to these days. And October 1st is World Smile Day, so Jon shows us what his actual smile looks like under his veneers. After that, it’s time for the “Troll Patrol” and this week’s target is Maury Povich.  He asked his Facebook fans to rate his drip, so Jon obliges. Next up it’s time to give some money away when Jon takes listeners phone calls as they play “How Much Is That Screen Actors Guild Residual Check?” Then it’s time for “Who’s Zooming Who” when comedian Kelsey Cook joins the show to talk about her trumpet playing Dad, foosball, and massages. And finally, in “Small Town News” a funeral home in NC put

Ep. 95 – Trolling Harry Styles, Trackside Trivia, Defending Mayberry, & The Pizza Poop’n Peep’n Tom

In this episode Jon & Sebastian get together and talk about the mix-up when Jon attended the musical Wicked. Then it’s time for the “Troll Patrol”! This week Harry Styles is in the crosshairs. After that it’s “Trackside Trivia” as Jon heads out to the Hickory Motor Speedway to find out how well these young drivers know the history of their sport. Next Up, Jon defends Mount Airy, NC and the portrayal of Mayberry from “The Andy Griffith Show” after Ted Koppel and CBS Sunday Morning try to push their negative mean-spirited agenda. And finally in “Small Town News”, the alleged Peeping Tom Pizza-Roll Pooper is apprehended after a Oklahoma grocery store incident. This episode will make you take down your fishing pole!

Ep. 94 – Norm MacDonald, Mike Vick, Si Robertson, Reno Collier, Josh Blue, & Potty Trained Cows! – COUNTRY-ish with Jon Reep!

In this episode Jon & Stamos get tother and talk “Sober October”, Jon’s DC gig getting canceled for “security concerns”, and they give a huge update on the Reep’s Peeps Comedy Cruise. Then in “Best Trends” the boys pay tribute to legendary comedian Norm MacDonald who just passed away at age 61 after a long private battle with cancer. And to celebrate National Double Cheeseburger Day on September 15th everyone enjoys double cheeseburgers from Cook-Out. After that, it’s time for the “Troll Patrol”! This week Jon leaves comments online for Ex-NFL Quarterback Michael Vick and Duck Dynasty’s Si Robertson. How will they respond? Next up, it’s time to give away some of Jon’s money when they play another round of “How Much Is That Screen Actors Guild Residual Check?” Then we get a little clip of the Heffron & Reep Show with Josh Blue. Will he win America’s Got Talent? After that

Ep. 93 – Drunk Zombie Airline Passengers, Bad School Pictures, Fair Fashion, Fake Vaccine Cards & Rich Shydner

In this episode Jon & Sebastian get together and talk about Fantasy Football Draft Day, Chub Lite Beer, and Intern Isaiah’s Birthday. Then in “Best Trends” the boys show a video of a drunk passenger who acts like a zombie on a recent flight. Also, it’s National Beer Lovers Day, so they celebrate with an IPA called Monumental. On September 9th it’s National School Picture Day so the boys reveal and roast each others’ old school pictures. Next up, the Country-ish squad head to Hickory’s County Fair to learn about fair fashion as they ask people “Who are you wearing?” After that, it’s time to give away some money when Jon takes listener phones to play another round of “How Much Is That Screen Actors Guild Residual Check?” Then it’s “Who’s Zoomin Who?” when comedian and author Ritch Shydner joins the show to talk about the history of comedy and his new book,”Kicking Through The Ashes: My Life as a Stand-up in

Ep. 92 – Cam Newton, School Board Pranks, Residual Checks, and THE VOICE’S Avery Roberson!

Comedian/Actor Jon Reep and his co-host Marcus Stamos bring you this week’s episode of COUNTRY-ISH! In BEST TRENDS, they discuss the latest news about Cam Newton and Jon gets to remind everyone how he had predicted this in a past episode. Jon welcomes writer/director Aaron McJames to the show, all the way from Australia, to discuss his film ASTRO LOCO which happens to feature Mr. Reep as the voice of a HAL-like robot. Then it’s time to give away Jon’s money with another round of HOW MUCH IS THAT SCREEN ACTOR’S GUILD RESIDUAL CHECK?  Jon welcomes three listeners at random to guess how much a recent residual check was for his work on BLACK-ISH. Jon has a conversation with Avery Roberson from NBC’s THE VOICE!  This local, North Carolina Country Singer made it pretty far in the show and talks with Jon about his experience and future plans. Then, in

Ep. 91 – Best of Country-ish with Bert Kreischer, Fortune Feimster, Ginger Billy and Leanne Morgan!

Jon has had the opportunity to interview a lot of people over the past year or so for his show COUNTRY-ish… so on this week’s show we share clips from a few of our favorites. First up, Jon chats with comedian Bert Kreischer about how great it would be to have a twin. Next, Jon talks with comedian Fortune Feimster about how she got her name, North Carolina BBQ, and Southern accents. Then, Jon talks with fellow redhead Ginger Billy about how he went from working in the medical field to becoming a comedian and YouTube video star. Last but not least, Jon talks to comedian Leanne Morgan about how she got started in comedy and what her first stand-up performance was like. It’s a deja-vu kind of episode this week on COUNTRY-ish!

Ep. 90 – Rocky Dale Davis, Mukbanking, Meme Me and Gary Busey Fish Teeth!

In this week’s episode, Jon and Marcus Stamos get together to talk about some new studio decorations and the Val Kilmer documentary.  Then they read viewer comments on the “Meme Me” segment where Jon posted an old photo of him as a kid with a glass of milk and a gun (‘Merica!). Then Jon and his mother visit Mountain View Chicken for a new installment of “Mukbanging with Mom’osa”.  Which side item is Jon’s favorite?  And does he overcome his hatred of Cole slaw? Then comedian Rocky Dale Davis joins the show from his garage on the “Who’s Zoomin’ Who?” segment to talk with Jon about Alabama football teams, being a mascot, and his new best friend Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. In “Small Town News”, Jon shares a story about a fish caught in Nags Head NC with very human-like teeth… in fact, they look a lot like Gary Busey’s.

Ep. 89 – Juston McKinny, Dancing Cowboys, Cuomo, Karens, & Florida Food Fights!

In this episode Jon & Sebastian get together and ask their viewers “have you ever been in a food fight”? Then Jon shows some video from his weekend at Novel Taproom of a dancing cowboy. After that, it’s time for “Best Trends” where Andrew Cuomo is resigning as governor of New York amid sexual harassment allegations and a ‘Karen’ is called out for approaching her Black neighbor over a ‘Tigger’ flag. Next up it’s time to play “How Much Is That Screen Actors Guild Residual Check?” Jon takes listener phone calls as they try to guess the amount of one residual check from his appearance on ‘Jane the Virgin’. After that, it’s “Who’s Zoomin Who?” as comedian/actor Juston McKinney joins the show to talk about his time as a deputy sheriff and his outlaw dad. And finally in “Small Town News” a couple in Florida was arrested after shoving spaghetti in each other’s faces. This spicy

Ep. 88 – Swingers Trailer Park, Frontier Air Fights, Cuomo, TRISH SUHR and Win Jon’s Money!

In this episode Jon & Stamos talk about working with Rodney Carrington in Kentucky, Jon’s parents’ wedding anniversary, and some corrections about Simone Biles from last week’s episode. Sebastian takes over the intern spot and takes your question “Have you ever been to a Key Party?” Then it’s time for the “Troll Patrol” as this week Jon takes aim at Delta Airlines. How do they feel about the Delta Variant? Next up it’s “Best Trends” as Frontier Airlines is trending after an out-of-control passenger had to be duct-taped to his seat after he groped two flight attendants’ breasts and took a swing at a third. Also trending is NY Governor Andrew Cuomo as he denies sexual harassment claims detailed in state attorney general investigation. Also on the 6th of August it’s INTERNATIONAL BEER DAY so the boys crack open a Ginger Beer from the UK named Crabbies. After that, it’s time to give money away in “How Much Is

Ep. 87 – Kentucky Crime Sprees, Simone Biles, Trolling Toby Keith, and the writer & director of THE EXCHANGE!

In this week’s episode, Jon shares stories with co-host Sebastian about his weekend performances in Charlotte, his recent time in a dunking booth, his altercation with the Mayor of Hickory, and his new hot sauce (coming soon)! Then it’s time for the “Troll Patrol” as Jon trolls country music singer Toby Keith about his less-than-enthusiastic promotional video for his new album. In “Best Trends”, Jon and Sebastian share their thoughts on Simone Biles and her decision to drop out of the Olympics, comparisons to gymnast Kerry Strugg, and they celebrate National Whistleblower Day and National Talk in an Elevator Day. Jon gives away some of his money in “How Much Is That Screen Actors Guild Residual Check?”  Four lucky callers selected at random get to guess the amount of one of Jon’s EASTBOUND AND DOWN residual checks for a chance to have it signed over to them. In “Who’s Zoomin’

Ep. 86 – Etta May, Ice Cream, Amazon Spiders and Trolling Alan Jackson & Justin Moore

In this special episode Jon is joined by both Marcus Stamos and Sebastian to talk about a trip to the Hickory Motor Speedway for School Bus Racing and review security camera footage from a recent criminal incident at Jon’s home. Then it’s “Troll Patrol”! This week’s victims include country singers Alan Jackson and Justin Moore. Listen as Jon “trolls” these celebrity’s Facebook pages with some of his own comments and takes a look at other readers’ reactions. Next up, it’s “Best Trends” as the crew discusses #BeforeWeHadGPS and “National Vanilla Ice Cream Day”. Then it’s “Who’s Zoomin Who?” as comedian and entertainer ETTA MAY joins the show to talk about how she got started in comedy. Next in “Small Town News” an Amazon delivery guy has to rescue one of his customers from a very large spider! And finally, Stamos and Jon swap gifts from a local Goodwill in “Goodwill Hunting”!

Ep. 85 – 49 Winchester, Goose Poop Lawsuits, Trolling Richard Branson, Morgan Freeman, Toby Keith & Joseph Gordon-Levitt

In this episode Jon & Stamos get together and talk about a police chase that came through Jon’s yard, a girl teaching Stamos how to button his Hawaiian shirt and introducing the show’s new intern Wes Pitman. Then it’s time for the “Troll Patrol”! This weeks victims include Richard Branson, Morgan Freeman, Toby Keith, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Listen as Jon “trolls” these celebrity’s Facebook pages with some of his own comments and takes a look at other readers’ reactions. Next up, it’s “Best Trends”. The boys discuss “National Portfolio Day” and “National Corn Fritters Day”. After that, they open the phone lines and play “How Much is That Screen Actors Guild Residual Check?” with callers trying to guess a check from one episode of Eastbound and Down on HBO. Then it’s “Who’s Zoomin Who?” as the band 49 WINCHESTER joins the show to talk about their new tour. And finally in “Small Town News” a Massachusetts woman, who slipped on goose poop, is

Ep. 84 – Kristen Tuff Scott, Fried Chicken, Free Money & Homeless Homing Pigeons

In this episode Jon & Sebastian get together and talk about their 4th of July weekends. Other topics include Monster Trucks, Rodeo Clowns, taking dad to the dentist, and a Professional Rodeo Bull named “Grin Reeper”! Then it’s time for “Best Trends”, where a video is circulating online of a party on Georgia’s infamous #LakeLanier that was disrupted after the dock started sinking. Also, it’s #NationalFriedChicken Day! The whole gang enjoys some Bojangles food and learns the history of Fried Chicken. After that, it’s time to play, “How Much Is That Screen Actors Guild Residual Check?” viewers call in to guess the amount of a check for one episode of “Eastbound and Down” on HBO. Next up, it’s “Who’s Zoomin Who?” as social media star Kristen Tuff Scott joins the show to talk about her music and who’s not allowed to attend her funeral. And finally it’s “Small Town News” where in Florida homing pigeons blocked I-95 because they could