King Hesh / Alice Cooper, Todd La Torre, John Sykes & 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 “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from ALICE COOPER, TODD LA TORRE (QUEENSRYCHE), and JOHN SYKES (BLUE MURDER).

ALICE COOPER’s new single ‘Social Debris’ will be on his upcoming solo album “Detriot Stories”. Also a brand new single from QUEENSRYCHE frontman TODD LA TORRE entitled ‘Crossroads To Insanity’ from his newly released debut solo album “Rejoice In The Suffering”, and a debut from legendary guitarist JOHN SYKES, ‘Dawning of a Brand New Day’, from his long-awaited upcoming solo studio album “Sy-Ops”. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” double shot – one from WARRANT to commemorate singer JANI LANE’s birthday [R.I.P. – died 08/11/11] and the other from ALICE COOPER to celebrate the singer’s 73rd birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, February 5th, 2021, and replayed on Monday, February 8th, 2021.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / 1981 Vs. 2021 – 40yrs of Rock & Metal

🔞🎸 This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, it’s a killer special entitled “1981 Vs. 2021: 40 Years of Rock & Metal!”

I will be spinning songs from 1981 releases (Vs. their 2021 or very recent releases) from Accept, Anvil, Blue Oyster Cult, Alice Cooper, Def Leppard, Sammy Hagar, Helix, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Krokus, Loudness, Motley Crue, Saxon, Michael Schenker Group, Van Halen, Riot, Joan Jett, and more! This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, February 3rd, 2021 (replayed on February 5th, 2021).

The Riff with Jack Trash: Brian Wheat of Tesla

The Riff with Jack Trash is back for a new year on Pure Rock Radio with very special guest Brian Wheat of Tesla. We talk about his new book “Son of a Milkman.” We will also feature our first 3 nominees for the “Rock Star Wall of Fame,” Alice Cooper, Joe Elliott (Def Leppard) and Phil Mogg (UFO). We’ve also got new music from Armored Saint, Sammy Hagar & The Circle and Shark Island. Tune it in and turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, January 7th, 2021

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Hard Rock Classics & Requests

🔞Rich goes back to the classic rock, hard rock, glam rock and hair metal of the 70s, 80s and 90s this time. Music from AC/DC, Great White, Loverboy, Scorpions, Twisted Sister, KISS, Motley Crue, Helix, Pariah, Blue Murder, Tangier, Slade, Rockhead and more! Also lots of advanced and live requests for Queen, Nazareth, Thin Lizzy, Deep Purple, Motorhead, Stryper, Loudness and more! A Happy Birthday Doubleshot of Cozy Powell songs from Rainbow + Black Sabbath, to celebrate what would have been his 73rd Birthday (Dec. 29th, 1947), if he hadn’t passed in 1998.

Regular segment “Take Cover💥” features tributes from The Dirty Youth (Alice Cooper), Todd La Torre (Heart), Mikkey Dee/Danko Jones/Jean Genus/Dave Brownsound (Motorhead), Hanoi Rocks (C.C.R.), Animal Drive (Skid Row), and Pretty Boy Floyd (Motley Crue)! The “Weekly Sting🐝” features a track originally left off the debut W.A.S.P. album. The ladies of rock and metal in Bitch, Lee Aaron, Lita Ford, Vixen and Wendy O. Williams fill out this week’s “Women On Wax🚺!” Get a heaping helping of classics and don’t miss out on the fun! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, December 30th 2020 (replayed on January 1st, 2021).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Holiday Rockers & New Metal

🔞🎅🏼 Rich Embury is back with only a week until Christmas, and Hanukkah in full effect, by mixing in Hard Rock and Heavy Metal holiday tunes from Owl Stretching (Feat. Jason Bieler), Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Anvil, Small Town Titans, Steel Panther, L.A. Guns, Upon Wings and Majestica, to get us in the spirit of the season! Also NEW releases from Phil Campbell and the Bastard Sons, Ill Nino, Todd La Torre (Queensryche), Rich Davis, DeathOrchestra, Jason Bieler & The Von Bielski Orchestra, Alice Cooper, The Edge of Reason, Ronnie Atkins and Chris Steven. TONS of advanced (richembury.rocks) and live requests (Chat etc.) for Saga, Iron Maiden, Yes, Poison and more!

Regular segment Women On Wax🚺 featuring the Women of rock and metal has all-new tracks from Crystal Viper, September Mourning, Maid Of Ace and Skarlett Riot. The Take Cover💥 section of the show features covers & tributes from Volbeat, Vince Neil, Toque, Nirvana, Kick Axe, Poison, Powerwolf (Requested) and Five Finger Death Punch remix. This week’s Weekly Sting🐝 goes back in the W.A.S.P.‘s discography, with a song from “The Last Command.” Forget the strife and vitriol of the times and give your soul a refill. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, December 16th, 2020 (replayed on December 18th, 2020).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Both Kinds… Hard Rock & Metal!

🔞 Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 is back with BOTH kinds of music… Hard Rock & Metal! TONS of NEW songs from AC/DC, David Lee Roth, Stitched Up Heart, Rob Zombie, A Villans Neverland, Armored Saint, Butcher Babies, Chuck Norris Experiment, Sevendust, Kickin’ Valentina, Phantom Elite, Oracle Sun, Ra, Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins, Hydrogyn, Mors Subita, Electric High, The Dead Daisies and Boneyard!

Listener Requests for Pantera, Battle Beast, Overkill, Whitesnake, Marilyn Manson, AC/DC, Bang Tango and Alice Cooper! Plus classics, the “Weekly Sting🐝” featuring a weekly W.A.S.P. track and much much more! Join Rich in the PRR chat room (Wednesdays) or DM via Facebook Messenger Or WhatApp at richembury.rocks! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, November 4th, 2020 (replayed on November 6th, 2020).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Halloween Spooktacular!

🔞🎃 It’s a HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR this week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3! Horror movie clips, memorable horror soundtracks and Hard Rock/Heavy Metal songs about 👻Ghosts, 🦇Vampires, 🐺Werewolves, 👹Monsters, ☠Halloween and more! Tracks from Tenacious D, Lordi, F.K.Ü., Halloween (The Heavy Metal Horror Show), Rob Zombie, Alice Cooper, Entombed, Savage Henry and the Infamous One Pounders, Reckless Love, Necrophagia, Brian Posehn, Exhumed, Black Sabbath, Final Darkness, Carcass, Saxon, Starbenders, Texas Hippie Coalition, Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins, Monster Truck and many more!! Join Rich in the PRR Chat Room (Wednesdays) or DM via Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp (Anytime) at richembury.rocks! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, October 28th, 2020 (replayed on October 30th, 2020).

King Hesh: Rockin’ Patriotic Independence Day

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 very special Rockin’ Patriotic “Independence Day” Edition. In celebration of July 4th here in the U.S.A. and Canada Day (July 1st) to our brethren up north, the King breaks out the patriotic, bitchin’ tunes. Get your party rockin’ with killer patriotic tunes from David Lee Roth, Stryper, Def Leppard, Motley Crue, Vinnie Vincent Invasion, Alice Cooper, W.A.S.P., KISS, Drivin N Cryin, White Lion, Van Halen, Britny Fox, Tora Tora, Lizzy Borden, Helix and much more. Plus a special “Patriotic Six Pack Thrash Attack” in celebration of July 4th. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, July 3rd, 2020 and replayed on Monday, July 6th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: 70’s, 80’s & 90’s Classix

Rich Embury goes old school on this week’s podcast! Classic Rock and Metal from the 1970’s, 1980’s and 1990’s! Music from Jackyl, UFO, Suzi Quatro, Blue Oyster Cult, Armored Saint, House Of Lords, Def Leppard, The Cars, Dio, The Sweet, Shotgun Messiah, Styx, Kick Axe, Toronto, Badlands, Streetheart, Y&T, Roxx Gang, Toto, Metallica, Heavy Metal Kids, Guns N’ Roses and many more! Also REQUESTS for Steelheart (for Gator in chat – USA), Ratt (for DickWicked in chat – Canada), Iron Maiden (for Jorge Caceres in Whatsapp – Mexico), and Deep Purple (for Victor in chat – Argentina). This week’s “Take Cover” section features a REQUEST (from RockWiz in chat – USA) for Salty Dog doing the Howlin’ Wolf blues classic, plus Girl (featuring Phil Collen of Def Leppard & Phil Lewis of L.A. Guns) and Anthrax, both doing a KISS track each. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, June 3rd, 2020 and replayed June 5th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Dave Rude of Tesla

The Riff with Jack Trash returns with special guest, Dave Rude of Tesla (and the Dave Rude Band). We have a lot to talk about. We’ve also got new music from Vandenberg, In This Moment, Shinedown, The Pretty Reckless, Alice Cooper and Pop Evil. This is going to be a fun one. Tune it in and turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, June 4th, 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.

King Hesh: House Of Lords/Vandenberg/Alice Cooper 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 House Of Lords, Vandenberg and Alice Cooper.

House Of Lords new single ‘Chemical Rush‘ is off the band’s forthcoming studio album “New World – New Eyes.” Also a brand new track from guitarist Adrian Vandenberg‘s project called Vandenberg entitled ‘Freight Train,’ from the band’s upcoming album “2020.” Plus a new song debut from Alice Cooper he wrote during the coronavirus quarantine titled ‘Don’t Give Up‘. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Warrior Soul to celebrate former guitarist Johnny Ricco‘s and bassist Pete McClanahan‘s birthdays. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, May 22nd, 2020 and replayed on Monday, May 25th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Nita Strauss

The Riff with Jack Trash returns on Pure Rock Radio today with special guest Nita Strauss. We talk new record progress, giving back, and a new instructional series. We’ve got new music from Mike Tramp. We’ll go undercover with Shark Island and Queensrÿche plus much more. Tune it in and turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, May 7th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Mitch Perry

The Riff with Jack Trash returns with special guest Mitch Perry. We talk new record, Ultimate Jam Night, and playing with Cher. We’ve also got new music from Marishi Ten, a request for Fates Warning and much more. Tune it in and turn it up!!! Get to know your neighbors. This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, April 23rd, 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.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Thom Hazaert

Today we are joined by our special guest Thom Hazaert. Business partner (EMP Label Group, Combat Records, Ellefson Coffee Co. etc.) and singer for David Ellefson. He and Dave have a great event coming up for their School’s Out Program. It’s a streaming fundraiser event for David Ellefson Youth Music Foundation. Featuring members of Megadeth, Anthrax, Five Finger Death Punch, Tesla, Alice Cooper and more! Also, we’ve got new music from Dilana Smith, David Ellefson and Sass Jordan. Tune it in and turn it up!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, April 9th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: 2020 Monsters Of Rock Cruise Special

Today is also the day the Monsters of Rock Cruise gets back into port and once again we are not on it!! But we are not bitter (much). So today we will feature a lot of the bands who rocked that boat for 2020!! Plus we will tell you why all of us should plan on being on it next year. Tune it in and Turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, February 13th, 2020.

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.

KING HESH: Hesh-mas Christmas 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 King Hesh continues his end of the year themed shows with the annual “Hesh-mas Christmas” special!!!

Featuring your favorite hesh artists performing rockin’ renditions of Christmas classics and some original rockin’ festive tunes. Including Holiday songs from awesome vocalists like Ronnie James Dio, Rob Halford, Jani Lane, Blaze Bayley, Geoff Tate, King Diamond, Jeff Scott Soto and other rockin’ Christmas renditions from Twisted Sister, AC/DC, Stryper, Alice Cooper, Dokken, Helix, L.A. Guns, Danger Danger, Lizzy Borden, Every Mother’s Nightmare, Steel Panther, Enuff Z’Nuff and much much more. MERRY CHRISTMAS DUDES!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio December 20th, 2019 and replayed on Monday, December 23rd, 2019.

BMS On Air: Friday the 13th – English Version

Alice Cooper kicks off this Friday 13th episode and then acts like Burning Witches, Nightwish and Mötley Crüe join the fray along with some awesome Egyptian black metal and Italian thrash metal! But of course, Belgian acts like Cellar Twins, Aktarum, Demenzia Mortis and Beyond Our Sight provide the usual tricolored fun! This episode of Belgian Metal Shredder On Air originally aired on Pure Rock Radio December 13th, 2019.