King Hesh: L.A. Guns/Stephen Pearcy/Janet Gardner Premieres!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from L.A. Guns, Stephen Pearcy, and Janet Gardner (ex-Vixen).

King Hesh debuts a new track from L.A. Guns (feat. Tracii Guns and Phil Lewis) entitled ‘Let You Down‘. Also a new single from Stephen Pearcy called ‘All That I Want‘, and a new song from Janet Gardner, ‘Talk To Myself‘, featuring husband/musician Justin James. All the tracks debuting tonight were recorded during the Covid-19 quarantine. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Motley Crue to celebrate guitarist Mick Mars‘ 69th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, May 8th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, May 11th, 2020.

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King Hesh: Testament/Scorpions/KXM Premieres!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Testament, Scorpions and KXM.

King Hesh debuts another new track from Testament‘s latest album “Titans Of Creation” entitled ‘Dream Deceiver‘. Also a new single from Scorpions called ‘Sign Of Hope‘, in which they recorded during the Covid-19 quarantine and a new song from KXM (featuring George Lynch, Doug Pinnick, and Ray Luzier), ‘Wide Awake‘, from their third studio album ‘Circle Of Dolls‘. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of music from guitarist/musician Ace Frehley to celebrate his 69th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, May 1st, 2020 and replayed on Monday, May 4th, 2020.

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King Hesh: Black Sabbath’s “Heaven and Hell” (40th Anniversary) Spotlight

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode a King Hesh CD Spotlight on Black Sabbath‘s “Heaven And Hell” to celebrate the album’s 40 year anniversary. Plus “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Steve Riley‘s L.A. Guns and Dirty Shirley.

During hour two of the show, The King plays Black Sabbath‘s “Heaven And Hell” in its entirety to celebrate the 40th year anniversary. It was the band’s first with legendary metal front man and icon Ronnie James Dio. King also debuts the new single from L.A. Guns (drummer Steve Riley‘s version) entitled ‘Crawl‘ from the band’s upcoming debut album “Renegades“. Also a new track from Dirty Shirley (feat. guitarist George Lynch), ‘Last Man Standing‘, from the band’s self-titled debut album. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Def Leppard to commemorate late guitarist Steve Clark‘s birthday [R.I.P. – died 01/08/91]. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, April 24th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, April 27th, 2020.

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King Hesh: Black Swan & BPMD Premieres!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Black Swan and BPMD.

King Hesh debuts another new single from Black Swan (feat. Robin McAuley, Reb Beach, Jeff Pilson, Matt Starr) entitled ‘Johnny Came Marching‘ from the band’s debut album “Shake The World“. Also a debut from the new supergroup BPMD! A cover of Aerosmith‘s ‘Toys In The Attic‘, from the band’s upcoming debut album of covers titled “American Made“. BPMD features vocalist Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth (Overkill), drummer Mike Portnoy (The Winery Dogs, Sons Of Apollo, ex-Dream Theater), bassist Mark Menghi (Metal Allegiance) and guitarist Phil Demmel (Vio-lence, ex-Machine Head). Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of W.A.S.P. to celebrate guitarist Randy Piper‘s 64th birthday. Also the “Triple Thrash Threat“, “Poon-Tang Playlist” and much more. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, April 17th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, April 20th, 2020.

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King Hesh: Ellefson/Bonfire/Ratt/Accept & more!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode a “Kingdom Of Hesh Premiere” from Ellefson.

King Hesh debuts the title track ‘Simple Truth‘ from Ellefson (Megadeth bassist David Ellefson‘s solo band), taken from the forthcoming new album. Also, another spin of Bonfire‘s newest single ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll Survivors‘ from their newly released album “Fistful Of Fire“. Plus a double “Birthday Hesh Block!” One from Ratt to celebrate guitarist Warren DeMartini‘s 57th birthday, and the other from Accept to celebrate original front man Udo Dirkschneider‘s 68th birthday. Also the “Triple Thrash Threat“, “Poon-Tang Playlist” and much more. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, April 10th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, April 13th, 2020.

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King Hesh: Coronavirus Quarantine Special

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premiere” from Metal Church.

King Hesh debuts a new song from Metal Church entitled ‘Conductor‘ taken from their special edition compilation album “From The Vault“. This version is a redux/remix of ‘Conductor‘ from their album “Hanging In The Balance“. Also another spin of Testament‘s newest single ‘Children Of The Next Level‘ from their newly released album “Titans Of Creation“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of AC/DC to celebrate guitarist Angus Young‘s 65th birthday. Also the “Triple Thrash Threat“, “Poon-Tang Playlist” and much more. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, April 3rd, 2020 and replayed on Monday, April 6th, 2020.

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King Hesh: Van Halen’s “Women and Children First” turns 40!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode King Hesh Celebrates the 40th Year Anniversary of Van Halen‘s “Women And Children First“. Plus “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Joe Satriani, Sacred Reich, and Danny De La Rosa (ex-Babylon A.D.).

Throughout the show the King plays tracks from Van Halen‘s “Women And Children First” to celebrate the album’s 40th year anniversary. Also debuts of a new song from Joe Satriani entitled ‘Big Distortion‘ from his upcoming studio album “Shapeshifting“. As well as a brand new song from Sacred Reich, ‘Salvation‘, from their latest studio album “Awakening” and a new single from former Babylon A.D. guitarist Danny De La Rosa called ‘Third Wheel Man‘ from his recently released solo album “12 Weekends“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Aerosmith to celebrate front man Steven Tyler‘s 72nd birthday. Also the “Triple Thrash Threat“, “Poon-Tang Playlist” and much more. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, March 27th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, March 30th, 2020.

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King Hesh: Covid-19 Quarantine Edition

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode is a special “Covid-19 Quarantine” edition. Featuring “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Queensryche, Metal Church, and Biff Byford (Saxon).

The King debuts a new song from Queensryche entitled ‘Portrait‘ from their latest studio album “The Verdict“. Also a brand new song from Metal Church, ‘For No Reason‘, from their upcoming special edition compilation album “From The Vault” and a new single from Saxon front man Biff Byford, his version of the Folk classic ‘Scarborough Fair‘, from his recently released first solo studio album “School Of Hard Knocks“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Stryper to celebrate drummer Robert Sweet‘s 60th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, March 20th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, March 23rd, 2020.

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King Hesh: Friday the 13th Special!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode is a special Friday the 13th edition. Featuring “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Testament, Mike Tramp and Anvil.

King Hesh debuts a new song from Testament entitled ‘Children of the Next Level‘ from their upcoming studio album “Titans Of Creation“. Also the brand new song from former White Lion front man Mike Tramp, ‘The Road‘, from his upcoming solo album “Second Time Around” and a new single from Canadian thrash legends Anvil, the title track from their recently released studio album “Legal At Last“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Twisted Sister to celebrate front man Dee Snider‘s 65th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, March 13th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, March 16th, 2020.

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King Hesh: Metal Church/Black Swan/Bonfire Premieres!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Metal Church, Black Swan, and Bonfire.

King Hesh debuts the new Metal Church track ‘Dead On The Vine‘ from their upcoming special edition compilation of unreleased music entitled “From The Vault“. Also the brand new song from Black Swan (featuring Robin McAuley, Reb Beach, Jeff Pilson, & Matt Starr), ‘Make It There‘, from the band’s debut album “Shake The World” and a new single from German rockers Bonfire titled ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll Survivors‘, from their forthcoming studio album “Fistful Of Fire“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Bon Jovi to celebrate front man Jon Bon Jovi‘s 58th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, March 6th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, March 9th, 2020.

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King Hesh: Ozzy Osbourne/Bon Jovi/Biff Byford Premieres!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Ozzy Osbourne, Bon Jovi, and Biff Byford (Saxon).

King Hesh debuts the new Ozzy Osbourne single ‘It’s A Raid‘, featuring rapper Post Malone, from Ozzy’s latest studio album “Ordinary Man“. Also the brand new song from Bon Jovi, ‘Limitless‘, from the band’s forthcoming album “2020“, and a new track from Saxon frontman Biff Byford, from his newly released first ever solo album “School Of Hard Knocks“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Iron Maiden to celebrate guitarist Adrian Smith‘s 63rd birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, February 28th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, March 2nd, 2020.

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King Hesh: Bon Scott (AC/DC) Tribute

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode King Hesh pays tribute to the late Bon Scott of AC/DC to commemorate the 40 year anniversary since his passing. Plus “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Ozzy Osbourne and Joe Satriani.

During the show King Hesh plays AC/DC tracks from the “Bon Scott era” in a chronological order. Hour two of the show is solely dedicated to AC/DC to honor the late singer. King Hesh will also debut the new Ozzy Osbourne single ‘Scary Little Green Men‘ from his latest studio album “Ordinary Man,” and the brand new track from Joe Satriani entitled ‘Nineteen Eighty,’ from his forthcoming album “Shapeshifting“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Black Sabbath to celebrate guitarist Tony Iommi’s 72nd birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, February 21st, 2020 and replayed on Monday, February 24th, 2020.

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King Hesh: No F’n Ballads Love Fest

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode a King Hesh Love Fest No Fuckin’ Ballads! special to celebrate Valentine’s Day.

An entire show dedicated for that four letter word… L-O-V-E. Every song played on tonight’s show features songs that sing about love and have the word “love” in the title or a version of the word love. But NO FUCKIN’ BALLADS!!! All the songs on tonight’s show are songs about love… THAT ROCK!!! Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, February 14th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, February 17th, 2020.

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King Hesh: Testament/Anvil/Black Swan Premieres

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Testament, Anvil, and Black Swan.

King Hesh debuts the first single from Bay Area thrash legends Testament, ‘Night of the Witch‘, from their upcoming studio album “Titans Of Creation“. Also a brand new song from Canadian metal pioneers Anvil entitled ‘Nabbed In Nebraska‘ from their forthcoming album “Legal At Last“, and a new track from Black Swan (feat. Robin McAuley, Reb Beach, Jeff Pilson and Matt Starr), ‘Big Disaster‘, from the band’s debut album “Shake The World“. Also a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Alice Cooper to celebrate the shock rocker’s 72nd birthday this past week. Plus the “Triple Thrash Threat” and much more. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, February 7th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, February 10th, 2020.

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King Hesh: Slaughter ‘Stick It To Ya’ 30th Anniversary Spotlight

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode a “King Hesh CD Spotlight” on SLAUGHTER‘s debut album “Stick It To Ya” and “Kingdom Of Hesh Premiere” from Tom Keifer (ex-Cinderella).

King Hesh celebrates the 30th year anniversary of Slaughter‘s debut, breakthrough album “Stick It To Ya,” during hour number two of the show. Plus he debuts the new single, ‘Hype‘, from former Cinderella frontman Tom Keifer‘s latest solo album “Rise“. Also a double “Birthday Hesh Block“, one from Slayer to commemorate late guitarist Jeff Hanneman‘s birthday [R.I.P. – died 05/02/13] and the other from Warrant to commemorate late singer Jani Lane‘s birthday [R.I.P. – died 08/11/11] this past week. Plus the “Triple Thrash Threat” and much more. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, January 31st, 2020 and replayed on Monday, February 3rd, 2020.

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King Hesh: Annihilator/Dirty Shirley/Black Swan Premieres

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Annihilator, Dirty Shirley and Black Swan.

King Hesh debuts a new track from Canadian thrash metal veterans Annihilator, ‘Dressed Up For Evil‘, off their newly released album “Ballistic, Sadistic“, and a new single from guitarist George Lynch‘s new project Dirty Shirley, ‘I Disappear‘, from their self-titled debut album. As well as a new song from Black Swan (all-star band featuring singer Robin McAuley, guitarist Reb Beach, bassist Jeff Pilson) entitled ‘Shake The World‘, the title track off the band’s upcoming debut album. Also a double “Birthday Hesh Block“, one from KISS to celebrate singer Paul Stanley‘s 68th birthday and the other from Van Halen to celebrate Eddie Van Halen‘s 65th birthday this past week. Plus the “Triple Thrash Threat“,”Poon-Tang Playlist” and much more. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, January 24th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, January 27th, 2020.

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King Hesh: Ozzy Osbourne/Queensryche/Annihilator Premieres

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Ozzy Osbourne, Queensryche, and Annihilator as well as a “BIG F*CK YOU” to the Music (Rock N Roll) Hall Of Fame for snubbing Judas Priest and Motorhead.

King Hesh debuts Ozzy Osbourne‘s new single featuring Elton John entitled ‘Ordinary Man‘, the title track off his forthcoming studio album. Also a new single from Queensryche, ‘Inner Unrest‘, off the band’s recently released album “The Verdict“, and a new song from Canadian thrashers Annihilator, ‘Psycho Ward‘, off their soon-to-be-released album “Ballistic, Sadistic“.Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Queensryche to celebrate singer Geoff Tate‘s 61st birthday this past week. Plus the “Triple Thrash Threat“,”Poon-Tang Playlist” and much more. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, January 17th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, January 20th, 2020.

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King Hesh: Steve Clark tribute + KOH premieres

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Ozzy Osbourne, Steel Panther, and Dirty Shirley, as well as a mini-tribute to the late Def Leppard guitarist Steve Clark for the 29 year anniversary since his untimely death.

King Hesh debuts Ozzy Osbourne‘s new single ‘Straight To Hell‘ off his forthcoming studio album “Ordinary Man“. Also a new single from Steel Panther, the title track off the band’s recently released album “Heavy Metal Rules“, and a new song from Dirty Shirley (featuring guitarist George Lynch) entitled ‘Dirty Blues‘ from their self-titled debut album . Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of AC/DC to commemorate guitarist Malcolm Young‘s birthday (R.I.P. – died 11/18/17). Plus the “Triple Thrash Threat“,”Poon-Tang Playlist” and much more. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, January 10th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, January 13th, 2020.

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King Hesh: Annihilator & Prong debuts!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Annihilator and Prong.

Annihilator‘s new single ‘Armed to the Teeth‘ is off the band’s forthcoming studio album “Ballistic, Sadistic“. Plus a new track from Prong, the title track off the band’s recently released EP “Age Of Defiance“. Also a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Saxon to celebrate vocalist Peter “Biff” Byford‘s 69th Birthday. Plus the “Triple Thrash Threat“,”Poon-Tang Playlist” and much more. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, January 3rd, 2020 and replayed on Monday, January 6th, 2020.

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KING HESH: Thrash-fest 2019

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode, King Hesh brings the year-end series of themed shows to a close with the annual “Thrash-Fest“.

An entire show dedicated to the thrash bands from the “Era of Hair“. Featuring Slayer, Metallica, Megadeth, Anthrax, Testament, Exodus, Metal Church, Overkill, Annihilator, Nuclear Assault, Laaz Rockit, Kreator, Death Angel, Coroner, Flotsam and Jetsam, Dark Angel and much much more. So ring out the old and THRASH in the new year with King Hesh’s annual year-end “Thrash-Fest“. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio December 27th, 2019 and replayed on Monday, December 30th, 2019.

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