Country-ish Episodes

Ep. 194 – Aaron Rodgers, Fantasy Football, Crabwalkin’ Convicts, and Actors Guild Residual Checks!

Today’s show is like a creepy, crabby wall-crawler! In Best Trends, we talk about the manhunt for the escaped prisoner in Pennsylvania.  Did you see how he escaped? Guy pulled a crabwalk up a prison wall to get out. And now he’s on the loose… so watch out. We talk a little Fantasy Football with the NFL season starting up. Did you see Aaron Rodgers go down four plays into his season with the New York Jets? What’s everyone’s thoughts on that? I catch everyone up on my trip to Nashville where I performed at the Grand Ole Opry, performed at a charity with the Nashville Predators, and had lunch at Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood’s place! Also, I’ve got more money to give away.  I’ve got another Screen Actors Guild Residual Check to give away to a lucky listener. How much is it? And which of our lucky listeners will get chosen by the

Ep. 193 – Burning Man, Cheese Pizza Day, and Poor Men South of Portland!

We’re back baby! Join us for an All NEW COUNTRY-ish Show! We talk about Oliver Anthony and his song “Rich Men North of Richmond”. I have some new lyrics for the song I’m writing – called “Poor Men South of Portland”. I sing them live on the show; leave me a comment letting me know what you think. In SMALL TOWN NEWS, Burning Man getting extinguished! What is Burning Man, and why are all these people stranded out in the desert in one big mud pie mosh pit? In BEST TRENDS, Clemson gets embarrassed by Duke in their first game of the season? I’m an NC State fan… so I don’t care. But it’s always nice to see a big-ranked team fall early. It’s National CHEESE PIZZA DAY, so we enjoy some slices to celebrate. It’s also National BE LATE FOR SOMETHING DAY… so Intern Isaiah celebrates by not showing up on time

Ep. 192 – Alabama Barbie Brawls while Dry Docking on a Pansexual River!

Today’s show is like an Alabama Barbie Brawl on a Pansexual River! In SMALL TOWN NEWS, in Montgomery, Alabama a huge WWE-style brawl went down on a “Rifffpher” boat dock! Who won? Who lost? Who started it? We’ll get into it with a play-by-play analysis. And my pal Marc Hunt thinks there should have been some “dry docking” going on to help things settle down. In BEST TRENDS, Bill Maher slams the new Barbie movie and Wayne Brady announces he is a pansexual. There’s some confusion in the studio as to what that means… so we have to discuss. And, since my pal Marc Hunt is here we’re gonna play GOODWILL HUNTING as we unbox gifts with got each other at a Goodwill. Live on Facebook and YouTube, Tuesday nights at 8:00 pm ET! Join actor/comedian Jon Reep on his weekly show COUNTRY-ish, where he and his crew talk about the latest BEST TRENDS, share some SMALL TOWN NEWS, and play games

Ep. 191 – Pee Wee’s Big Top Bottom Feeding Adventure

In Small Town News, a health clinic in Missouri named after a guy named Lester E. Cox, sponsored a “Bottom Feeding Fish Festival”. And they called it Cox Sucker Days!  And it’s not a joke. Sign me up. In Best Trends, we lost a real loner, a rebel. Paul Reubens (aka Pee Wee Herman) passed away. So we shall remember him on the show.  Did you like Pee Wee Herman? What were your favorite moments from his TV show or movies? And who played the mailman on Pee Wee’s Playhouse? Also, I’ve got more Screen Actors Guild Residual Checks to give away to a lucky listener. Live viewers get to call in and compete for a chance to win my check, or possibly choose a prize from the Mystery Box! Plus we talk about Isaiah doing stand-up for the first time, Jon’s shows in Springfield, MO, and does Sebastian have a new car?

Ep. 190 – Hickory Water Scandals, Twitter is X, Residual Checks, and Goodwill Hunting!

Bumpkins! It’s episode 190 of Country-ish! This is going to be ON the chain! It’s like a refreshing ice-cold bottle of Goodwill water. In Small Town News, rabble-rousers from Newton decided to chain a cooler full of water bottles…right next to a public water fountain in downtown Hickory! Why? We’re gonna get into it. In Best Trends, Twitter X’d out the bird, and sad news, Donnie Baker has sadly passed away.  Listen in as we play with our live audience the How Much is That Screen Actors Guild Residual Check Game! Our pal Marc Hunt is here so we’re gonna play Goodwill Hunting, as we unbox gifts with got each other at a Goodwill. Live on Facebook and YouTube, Tuesday nights at 8:00 pm ET! Join actor/comedian Jon Reep on his weekly show COUNTRY-ish, where he and his crew talk about the latest BEST TRENDS, share some SMALL TOWN NEWS, and play games with the live

Ep. 189 – Jason Aldean & Miranda Lambert Getting Hot and RFK Jr Disses Chick-Fil-A!

Today’s show is going to be very intimate.  It’s like being stuck on a hot deserted island with me in the tropics. It’s just me and producer The Alan Jackson in the studio. In Best Trends, we’re gonna talk about Miranda Lambert and Jason Aldean getting all heated.  Miranda is mad at audience members for taking selfies while she’s singing. And Jason Aldean leaves a stage due to heat exhaustion, while also releasing a song and video that’s getting him in some hot water. Also, why is RFK, Jr. dissing on Chick-Fil-A? He’s mentioned them a couple of times and using their name as an example of eating unhealthy. What’s the deal? He ever heard of Burger King? Or Arby’s?? Also, I got more residual checks to give away. Lucky live listeners call in for a chance to guess the amount and win my money! It’s National Tropical Fruit Day. So I’m

Ep. 188 – Oompa Loompas, 7-11 Slurpees, and Killer Nurses!

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Ep. 187 – Grimace Milkshakes, Fishing for Stolen Jeeps, and Residual Checks!

Live from Hickory, it’s episode 187 of Country-ish! Today’s show is like Blind Grimace Driving a Jeep Under Water While Wearing Sun Glasses because of his Glaucoma! In Best Trends, Grimace from Mcdonald’s now has his own purple milkshake. Is it any good? What is a Grimace anyway? We’re gonna find out… you won’t want to miss how this turns out here in the studio! In Small Town News, a Kansas man reels in a big one during a fishing trip… it turns out to be a stolen Jeep from 1990 and surrounded by Crappies!? We also are going to give away my money in the “How Much is That Screen Actors Guild Residual Check Game”! It’s a little bit country… but a whole lot of fun. Live on Facebook and YouTube, Tuesday nights at 8:00 pm ET! Join actor/comedian Jon Reep on his weekly show COUNTRY-ish, where he and his crew talk about the latest

Ep. 186 – A Classic COUNTRY-ish! Nate Bargatze, A Big Residual Check Game, IKEA Sleepovers!

Hey, guys! We didn’t have a new, live episode of COUNTRY-ish this week… my Mom’osa had surgery and I’m tending to her tonight. So instead, how about you enjoy this classic episode of COUNTRY-ish with special guests Nate Bargatze, Steve Jessup, and the biggest Residual Check winner in history? See you next week! In this classic episode, Jon shares stories and pictures from his recent travels to Virginia Beach and Nashville where he spent some time with STEVE BYRNE, THEO VON, and others. Jon also shares a follow-up on his discussion about Kid Rock’s new song and video, with special commentary from STEVE JESSUP! There’s a special version of the “How Much Is That Screen Actors Guild Residual Check?” game, where Jon has to give away the largest check in the game’s history! Jon welcomes NATE BARGATZE to the show in “Who’s Zoomin’ Who?”, as they talk about Nate’s latest Grammy nomination, what Spotify

Ep. 185 – Hickory IHOP Brawl, Fathers Day Gifts, and a Rhode Island Sex Toy Thief!

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Ep. 184 – D-Day, Bert Kreischer, Goodwill Hunting and a Wannabe Actor Plays Dead for a Year!

In BEST TRENDS, today we remember D-Day. Seventy-nine years ago today we liberated Europe from the Nazis. Sprichst du Deutsch? Well, you don’t have to, thanks to ‘Merica.  You’re welcome. With Russia in the news and Bert Kreischer’s movie THE MACHINE in theaters, we play part of an interview I had with Bert where we talked about Russian penpals. Check out COUNTRYISH CLASSICS, coming soon, to hear an entire interview with Bert and others. In SMALL TOWN NEWS, a man from Kentucky pretended to be dead for 321 days to reach his goal of getting cast on CSI: Las Vegas. That’s Dead-a-cation. I’ve got more Screen Actors Guild residual checks to give away. Some lucky listeners call in and take a crack at guessing the amount of the check… the closest one wins the check! This week’s game has some controversy… did the algorithm machine mess up this time and pick the wrong winner? Also,

Ep. 183 – The Hillbillies, The Machine, and Kentucky Butt-Shot Hot Pockets!

Today’s show is like a hectic Hillbilly Hot Pocket in your Cornhole. In BEST TRENDS, “The Hillbillies” are trending… and not the ones from Beverly.  Who are they? What are they doing? And why don’t I like it? I ask my Gen-Z crew members to convince me why I should like “The Hillbillies” and their new song, but I’m not sure they are able to. My new red-headed step-daughter Laney calls in to play a new little game with us… NAME THAT MOVIE! She saw a movie recently… and tries her best to describe the movie to our Country-ish crew and see if anyone can guess what movie she saw. In SMALL TOWN NEWS, a Kentucky guy shoots his roommate in the butt over a Hot Pocket. So he shot him in the back pocket.  Do you like Hot Pockets? Would you shoot someone to have one? Intern Isaiah shares this story with

Ep. 182 – Carlos Navarro, a NASCAR Fight and a Classic Video Game Showdown!

Today’s show is like a video game where the Walking Dead are wearing a tracksuit! Our own Mark Hav-an-8-Balls-Deep played hero again, as he got involved with a fight that broke out at a recent NASCAR race in North Wilkesboro. We’ve got photo proof that he was right there in the thick of it. We hear Mark’s take on the fight from his ringside perspective. From the TV show THE WALKING DEAD and the Disney Marvel series HAWKEYE we’ve got actor/comedian/radio host Carlos Navarro on the show. You’re gonna love him.  We talk about how he got started acting, his challenges, and what it’s like to be part of the Marvel Universe. Plus my young, Hayseed Gen Z, Intern Isaiah and I play a classic video game from my youth. What game did we play? And what did Isaiah think of it? Let’s just say he ran into some… pitfalls… when playing the game.

Ep. 181 – Martha Stewart, Miller Lite, Mike Goodwin & Cows in Hot Pursuit!

Today’s show is like a sexy herd of snitching cows wearing swimsuits! This week’s SMALL TOWN NEWS is from Boone NC where a herd of cows helped the police in a high-stakes hot pursuit. I think you’ll find this story “a-moosing”. In BEST TRENDS, has Miller Lite gone woke as well? They have a new ad out catering to women… are we all cool with this? And Martha Stewart is the new 81-year-old Sport Illustrated swimsuit cover model and smoking hot in her photos. I ask the question: Martha Stewart… would you? I tried out ChatGPT to see if it could write a new standup routine for me. How did it do? Listen to the show as I read out my new Artificially Intelligent stand-up bit. In WHO’S ZOOMIN’ WHO? very funny comedian Mike Goodwin is gonna join us to talk about his start in comedy, his worst gig ever, and why he decided to rock the bowtie.

Ep. 180 – De Niro’s Baby, Gas Station Fried Chicken and Wrestlin’ Video Game Competition!

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Ep. 179 – Steve Jessup, Joel Fry, the Mullet Brothers and National Teachers Day!

Today’s show is like a Ginger teacher with a mullet who also has a brother that runs a Taxidermy Bar and Grill. It might get wild in here! My brother from another mother – country music singer Joel Frye is gonna join me to world premiere his new music video “Mullet Brothers (Taxidermy Bar and Grill)”. The video features me and “The DUI Lawn Mower Guy” Steve Jessup. Steve Jessup finally makes his way to the studio, so the three of us talk about the idea of opening up our own bar, the Bud Light controversy, and all the drugs Steve has taken. And in Best Trends, it’s National Teacher Appreciation Day. So I’ll give a couple of shout-outs to my favorite teachers. Who was your favorite teacher and why? Live on Facebook and YouTube, Tuesday nights at 8:00 pm ET! Join actor/comedian Jon Reep on his weekly show COUNTRY-ish, where he and his crew

Ep. 178 – Mean Jon Reep, Hero Interns, Residual Checks and Frying Pan Attacks!

Word up Peeps! It’s episode 178 of Country-ish. Today’s show is like a mean meme created by an angry artificial intelligence using a frying pan! What does that mean? Stick around to find out! In BEST TRENDS, I’ve lost my blue checkmark on Twitter and now there’s already a Mean Jon Reep account. He’s an a-hole! Do not follow this guy! Do you know who isn’t an a-hole? Our own intern Mark Have an 8 Balls Deep, who is our own local hero. Recently Mark made the news for stopping a rape in progress! I’m giving away more of my money in the How Much is That Screen Actors Guild Residual Check segment! And! In SMALL TOWN NEWS, a Florida Woman beats a sleeping man with a frying pan! Live on Facebook and YouTube, Tuesday nights at 8:00 pm ET! Join actor/comedian Jon Reep on his weekly show COUNTRY-ish, where he and his crew

Ep. 177 – Surprise Weddings, Goodwill Hunting, Free Money and #SoIsTheBaby!

Today’s show is like a surprisingly celebratory, non-normal nuptial formal… and so is the baby. What does this mean? Check out this show and it will make sense. I got married! Sorry ladies, I’m spoken for. I’m hitched, bitch. It was a surprise wedding, disguised as a Second Chance Prom, that was also a fundraiser. So win-win-win!  We talk about the wedding, the prom, and show some photos and videos from the night. In BEST TRENDS, a crying baby on a Southwest Airlines flight caused a grown man to flip out!  Find out what the phrase #SoIsTheBaby means. Warning, though… this guy’s rant needs some earmuffs for the little ones. I got more money for y’all in another round of HOW MUCH IS THAT SCREEN ACTORS GUILD RESIDUAL CHECK? I got a bunch of residual checks from different movies and shows I’ve been in, and I give the check to one of

Ep. 176 – Machetes in the Karaoke Bar, National Pet Day, and I Give Away More of My Money!

Today’s show is like a pesky pet that is ferociously funny, cute, and cuddly, but can’t carry a tune. Before we start… Do you want to save money on food expenses this spring? EveryPlate helps you save money with delicious, affordable recipes delivered to your door.  Get more bang for your bite with America’s Best Value Meal Kit!  Every Plate is 25% cheaper than grocery shopping, with no hidden fees, so you can count on great value, week after week. Plus, only pay for what you need with pre-portioned ingredients. Get $1.49 per meal by going to www.EveryPlate.com/podcast and entering code “reep149”. That’s up to a $110 value! In BEST TRENDS… It’s National Pet Day! Do you have a pet? What’s your favorite pet of all time? Mine is an ice cream sandwich. JK… I know we’re talking about “pet” like the animal, not the dairy company. But I have a video

Ep. 175 – Kid Rock “Machine Guns” Beer, Someone Wins Jon’s Money, and a Florida Man Hides in Insulation!

Today’s show is like finding a hidden insulated Easter egg filled with Bud Light at Kid Rock’s house. It’s very explosive! In BEST TRENDS, some people “Shotgun” a Beer, but Kid Rock likes to “Machine Gun” beer.  Does Kid Rock hate cans?!? We talk about his latest social media video and his skills with a machine gun. It’s time for another round of HOW MUCH IS THAT SCREEN ACTOR’S GUILD RESIDUAL CHECK? Three lucky listeners call in to guess the amount of a residual check I got for my work on JANE THE VIRGIN. Does Marcus Stamos have a secret twin who’s a choir singer? In SMALL TOWN NEWS, a Florida man breaks into a house and hides from cops in a pile of insulation. Did they find him? Is he itchy? Did you play Hide-n-Seek as a kid, and were you any good? Plus, I share some photos from my show in Winchester,