This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 it’s a 4 hour spotlight on Canadian Death Metal! Death from above the 49th parallel…mostly! Including music from Kataklysm (Montreal), Cryptopsy (Montreal), Blackwater Burial (Vancouver), Detherous (Calgary), Illyrian (Calgary), Side Step the Crow (Saskatoon), Thalass (Saskatoon), Augury (Montreal), Beyond Creation (Montreal), Necronomicon (Montreal), Archspire (Vancouver), Kataplexis (Calgary), Archons (Rouyn-Noranda), Expain (Vancouver), Augurium (Regina), Into Eternity (Regina), Divinity (Calgary), Accursed Spawn (Ottawa), Alturuk (Vancouver), Atrous Leviathan (Victoria), Cryophilic (Hamilton), Dissentient (Ottawa), God Said Kill (Port Quitlam), Humanity’s Disgrace (Montreal), Messora (Montreal), NecroticGoreBeast (Quebec City/Montreal), Untimely Demise (Saskatoon), Plaguebringer (Calgary), Rock Moses (Kelowna), Scimitar (Victoria), Lost In Static (Calgary), Third Chamber (Calgary), Pericadium (Regina), Votov (Winnipeg) and Tessitura (Edmonton)! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, November 11th, 2019 and replayed November 13th & 18th, 2019.
Tonight on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 Saskatchewan goes Heavy A.F. with the “SaskMetal – Wacken Metal Battle edition!” Recently (February 9th) Saskatchewan metal bands battled to see who would go on to the Mid-Western Canadian final of Wacken Metal Battle Canada in Edmonton on April 20th!
Pythonic, Bones To Dust, Rebirth, Augurium and Diehearted went head to head with DIEHEARTED taking the crown for SK. In celebration, and to cheer our local winner on, I chat with singer Robyn Dolezsar about Diehearted and go 100% “Saskatchewan Metal” for 3 hours!
This one is for the extreme metal fans. Music from: Singularity, Bones to Dust, Violent Betty (punk rock), Sakred, Planet Eater, Untimely Demise, Chainfire, Wasted Heretics, Adolyne, Into Eternity, Cessate, Blasphemy Reborn, Augurium, In Ruin, Rebirth, Black Sun Tales, Pericardium, Sparky, ChronoBot, Skarly, Maelstrom Vale, Diehearted, Saintvicious, Altars of Grief, Agony Spawn, Lavagoat, Scythra, Calm and Final Darkness! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio March 8th, 2019.