Smashing Trumpkins, devilish drinking games, a Cat Rapper, and the one-and-only DEATH all made appearances on WHO’S the ROSS? “Halloween Spectacular!” It also happened to be, in a frightfully fortuitous fashion, our 666th show! A wild night, to celebrate one of the wildest holidays, our guests were MoShow the Cat Rapper + Casey Jarman, author of the […]

WHO’S the ROSS? has performed in a lot of different venues (bars, rock clubs, theaters) all across the country, but never before have we played YOUR BACKYARD! Thanks to Original New York Seltzer, WTR conducted an online contest to present our comedy show in the backyard of one lucky fan’s house! And the winner was…Jesse Wakeley! (truth be […]

Pigskin, Patriots, Puntin, and Passin…yeah, we had that… But FOOTBALL was just the jump-off to WHO’S the ROSS? episode 659, as we also had plenty Pickles, Puff Puff Passin, Pretty Models, and PDX Music too! Our diverse guest lineup featuring Seattle Model Sierra McKenzie, Portland hip-hop emcee Maze Koroma, & Austin Durant from the Oregon Fermentation […]

  A Jackass, a Model, and a Soul Singer walk into a bar… …AND GUEST ON A LATE-NIGHT TALK SHOW! That’s the setup for this week’s episode (#656) of WHO’S the ROSS? featuring a terrific guest lineup that was not only great in name, but in execution too! Danger Ehren of Jackass TV/movie fame, LA model […]

This past Spring, “Who’s the Ross?” hosted 7 different Portland mayoral hopefuls to compete in “The CandiDATING GAME!”  Politics + personality were front & center, as the live audiences at Dante’s and the city got to decide if they wanted engage in a “long-term relationship” with any of the candidates. Big thanks to David “The Ack” Ackerman, Sean Davis, […]

On March 19, 2016 during the SXSW Music Festival the BIG THREE united for the first time… Portland talk show host Aaron Ross brought 2-time Super Bowl Champion Aaron Ross + BMX Bike Legend Aaron Ross together for a sit-down interview. Sharing a namesake was far from the only thing that connected these three men […]

This past holiday season “Who’s the Ross?” and Portland’s finest strippers teamed up to raise almost $4,500 for the kids at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital with our annual “TATAS for TOYS” benefit! Not only did we acquire shopping cart, after shopping cart of toys for the tots (which you can see us buying in a video below) it […]

Last week was one of the wildest episodes of Who’s the Ross? featuring an off-the-chain interview with the creators/stars of the Internet’s favorite fishing series “N.I.G.G.A.s on Da River!” The night also featured music from badass rockers The Hoons, and a disturbing side-show performance by Asimov Atomsmasher! Enjoy the pics and video below, shot with three cameras by Hiroki Sakegawa.  

The fellas of “Who’s the Ross?” love to bring the SEXY!  Whether it’s our host singing improvised love songs, writer Mikey Turina giving a scantily clad lap dance, or announcer Rob Ems searching for that special someone online, we often enjoy sharing our soft side (and HARD side) on stage. Here’s some of our favorite sexy […]

These photos recap the 2015 “TATAS for TOYS” benefit, where Portland’s finest strippers joined the Rose City’s premier late-night talk show, and raised $4,500 to buy toys for the kiddos at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital, this holiday season. It was a holly, jolly, sexy occasion…and these pics document the fun had by all…from the dancing, to live music, to auction […]

December 23, 1:30am, a group of dancers, comedians & musicians from Portland, Oregon went on a $4,500 shopping spree to benefit the kids at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. Hours earlier, the money was raised during TATAS for TOYS, an annual event hosted by comedian Aaron Ross, where a dozen of the Rose City’s finest strippers presented […]

How does each episode of Who’s the Ross? get booked??? Good question! For a local, AND WEEKLY, late-night talk show, I have been quite thrilled with our stacked guest lineups, of late. Almost 8 years in the game, we’ve certainly learned a thing or two about assembling the parts that make a quality presentation in only 7 days. […]