KING HESH: Cherry Pie (Warrant) Turns 30!

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 KING HESH CD SPOTLIGHT to celebrate the 30th year anniversary of WARRANT’s “Cherry Pie” album. Plus “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from ACE FREHLEY, RAVEN, and L.A. GUNS.

During hour two we hear WARRANT‘s “Cherry Pie” album in its entirety from front to back with no interruptions, on the album’s 30th anniversary. As well as a debut from ACE FREHLEY, a cover of THE BEATLES‘ ‘I’m Down‘, off his upcoming album of covers “Origins Volume 2“. Also debuting the title track from RAVEN‘s upcoming new studio album “Metal City” and the title track from L.A. GUNS (feat. STEVE RILEY and KELLY NICHOLS) from their forthcoming studio album “Renegades“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of AEROSMITH to celebrate guitarist JOE PERRY‘s 70th birthday this week. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, September 11th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, September 14th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Fresh Metal & Frank Palangi

Tons of NEW hard rock & metal on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 this week! New music from Blue Oyster Cult, Battering Ram, Divinity, Disciples Of Verity, Candlebox, The Last Element, Blame The Sacred, Facing the Gallows, Infinite Sin, VantaVoid, Jesper Binzer (of D-A-D), Killer Be Killed, Made Of Mercury and Devilfire!

This week’s “Demolition Spotlight🚨” features New York indie rocker, Frank Palangi! Tributes and covers in “Take Cover💥” from Faster Pussycat (INXS), Heaven Below (Peter Schilling), Led Ladies (Led Zeppelin), Cherie Currie (Sweeney Todd), Ace Frehley (The Beatles), Hookers & Blow (Led Zeppelin), Madame Mayhem (Aerosmith), First to Eleven (Coheed and Cambria) and Spirit Adrift (Black Sabbath)! The Ladies of rock & metal dominate again in this edition of “Clam Jam🚺” (sorry ladies…that’s my warped sense of humour) thanks to the Women of Orianthi, Carmilla, Kittie, Rock Goddess, Thieves Of Liberty, Eleine, Jaded Star, Mudd Flux and Scarlet!! Don’t forget the “Weekly Sting🐝” featuring a W.A.S.P. track, plus Listener Requests, some classic tracks, funny (NSFW) clips and much more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, September 9th, 2020 (replayed on September 11th, 2020).

The Riff with Jack Trash: The 70’s

It’s 70s week on The Riff with Jack Trash. Today we’ll take you thru the entire decade in 2 hours!! Tune it in and Turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, May 28th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Hard Rock, Metal, Punk Mix-up!

Rich Embury returns with another MIXED-UP podcast edition! Featuring various Hard Rock, Heavy Metal and Punk Rock from Poison, Scars On Broadway, W.A.S.P., Kris Klyne, Bad Religion, Dio, Black Sabbath, Anvil, Sonic Youth, Slipknot, The Stooges, Van Halen, Rancid, Saxon, Kick Axe and many more! This week’s “Take Cover” section features a new group called Kuarantine (Feat. Chris Jericho and P.J. Farley) doin’ KISS, Vince Neil does The Sweet justice, and Headstones do a Gordon Lightfoot classic! Plus… one solid hour of uninterrupted, back-to-back, classic surprises to end the show! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, May 20th, 2020 and replayed May 22nd & 25th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: The 80’s

This week on The Riff with Jack Trash we’ll take you thru the entire decade of decadence (aka the Eighties) in 2 hours!! Tune it in and Turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, May 21st, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: 1970’s Virtual Houseparty!

This week, Rich Embury is joined live on the air (via the Houseparty App) with his brothers from another Jim B., Curt R., and Perry S., (plus Victor & Rockwiz in the PRR Chat) for a 1970’s Virtual Houseparty!

Clips from 70’s TV, Arena Rock and Classic Punk from the decade. Seventies classics from Slade, Sweet, AC/DC, KISS, Legs Diamond, Cheap Trick, Deep Purple, Blue Oyster Cult, New York Dolls, The Damned, Aerosmith, Prism, Alice Cooper, Cactus, The Runaways, Suzi Quatro, Dead Boys, Ramones, Sid Vicious, Uriah Heap, Montrose, Thin Lizzy, Goddo, Black Sabbath and More! plus a couple outside the decade for good measure. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, April 22nd, 2020 and replayed April 24th, 2020.

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.

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.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: #100 – Rock n Metal Randomizer?

This time, Rich Embury takes a spin on the “Wheel of Fortune!” He’s putting CHANCE (and his mouse’s scroll wheel) in control of this week’s playlist, in combination with the HUGE, 100,000+ pure rock song library of rock and metal! Tune in to find out how it was done and which bands/songs were randomly picked??? Not a single dud in the bunch! Classics, hard rock, heavy metal, hair bands, who knows where the wind will blow, only those who listen will truly know! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, March 4th, 2020 and replayed March 6th and 9th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3: Classic Rock Edition & Requests

This week it’s a 4 hour All-Classic Rock edition of the show! Plus a TON of live and advanced Requests for today’s theme of 1970’s, 1980’s and early 1990’s Classic Rock via Facebook (richembury.rocks), the chat room and the website request section. Played some obscure favs and popular classics from The Crazy World of Arthur Brown, ZZ Top, Motley Crue, Frehley’s Comet, Elf, Slade, Ozzy Osbourne, Ramones, Chilliwack, April Wine, 220 Volt, Twisted Sister, Rough Cutt, Styx, Britny Fox, Kim Mitchell, Tom Petty, Cinderella, The Doors, L.A. Guns and more!

There were live REQUESTS for Dokken, Nazareth, Krokus, Helix, UFO, Thin Lizzy, Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith, Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, Y&T and AC/DC from the website’s (anonymous) automated request system. Plus A LOT more REQUESTS for Suzi Quatro (for Brandy in Texas), Cheap Trick (for Rick in Calgary), Ratt (for Jill in North Carolina), Molly Hatchet and Deep Purple (for Victor in Argentina), Dio (for Justice in Portland), Jefferson Starship (for Chrissy in Florida) and Black ‘N Blue (for Jim in Victoria)! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, November 20th, 2019 and replayed November 25th, 2019.

KING HESH: Friday the 13th 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 a special “Friday The 13th” edition of King Hesh. As well as “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from ALICE COOPER, TOM KEIFER and KXM.

King Hesh debuts the lead track from ALICE COOPER, ‘Detroit City 2020‘, from his newly released “Breadcrumbs” EP. Also a new single from CINDERELLA frontman TOM KEIFER, the title track from his new solo album “Rise” and a brand new song from KXM (featuring Doug Pinnick, George Lynch & Ray Luzier), ‘Time Flies‘, from their third studio album “Circle Of Dolls“. Plus a special “Birthday Hesh Block” of AEROSMITH to celebrate guitarist Joe Perry‘s 69th birthday and a special edition of the “Triple Thrash Threat” segment. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio September 13th, 2019.

KING HESH: Love at First Sting (SCORPIONS) and Out of the Cellar (RATT) turn 35!

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 35 year anniversary of SCORPIONS‘ “Love At First Sting” and RATT‘s “Out Of The Cellar” albums. Plus “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from L.A. GUNS, THE END MACHINE, and YNGWIE J. MALMSTEEN.

To celebrate the 35 year anniversaries of SCORPIONS’s “Love At First Sting” and RATT’s “Out Of The Cellar” KING HESH will play select tracks from both albums throughout the show. As well as a new single from L.A. GUNS, the title track from their latest album “The Devil You Know“. Plus a new track, ‘Leap Of Faith‘, from THE END MACHINE (featuring former DOKKEN members George Lynch, Jeff Pilson, Mick Brown) from the band’s self-titled debut album. And a new track from guitarist YNGWIE J. MALMSTEEN from his new effort “Blue Lightning“. Also a “Birthday Hesh Block” of AEROSMITH to celebrate singer Steven Tyler‘s 71st 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 March 29th, 2019.

KING HESH: Rockin’ Thanksgiving Killer Covers

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This week a very special U.S. Thanksgiving treat as King Hesh kicks off the end of the year themed shows with the Thanksgiving “Killer Covers” Show. An entire show of covers of killer classics from your favorite Hesh artists. King Hesh gives thanks to the eras before the “Era Of Hair”. You’ll hear covers of Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Who, Chuck Berry, Jimi Hendrix, Aretha Franklin, Earth, Wind & Fire, Slade, Iron Butterfly, Aerosmith, Blackfoot, Jefferson Airplane, The Beatles, Nazareth, Kansas, Golden Earring, among many many other classic covers. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio November 23rd, 2018.

Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3: Mixed Bag Episode

New and Classic Rock/Metal this week on another “Mixed Bag Edition.” To acknowledge many new album releases today (10/19/2018) and the remainder of Rocktober, Rich plays a bunch of NEW tunes. Including music from Disturbed, Psycostick, Bonfire, Dark Sky Choir, Amaranthe, Saliva, Amongst The Giants, Striker, Hail Sagan, Soulfly, The Dead Daisies, Fight The Fury, Mongol, Synlakross, Midnite City and Reece. In addition, classic tracks from Infectious Grooves, Faster Pussycat, L.A. Guns, Ozzy Osbourne, David Lee Roth, Queensryche, Tesla, Hurricane, AC/DC, Danger Danger, Kingdom Come, Ratt, Badlands, Aerosmith, Stage Dolls, Motley Crue and Brighton Rock. This week’s edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio October 19th, 2018.