Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 returns with a spotlight on the 1980’s and the 1990’s hard rock scene (Also known as “Hair Metal“)! Tons of obscure tracks from bands like Y&T, Grim Reaper, Saints & Sinners, Sleeze Beez, Black ‘N Blue, Electric Angels, Blue Tears, Heavens Edge, Rough Cutt, Hurricane, Autograph, Junkyard, Odin, Tangier, Tora Tora, Malice, Steelheart, Love/Hate and more! Plus tracks from 80s/90s favs and MTV darlings like Helix, Faster Pussycat, Krokus, Saxon, Scorpions, Ugly Kid Joe, Slaughter, Firehouse, Cinderella, Van Halen and more too!
Rich pays tribute to recently fallen Brighton Rock singer Gerry McGhee (RIP), and the girls rock hard in this week’s “Clam Jam,” thanks to Girlschool, Vixen, Phantom Blue, Lita Ford, Lee Aaron and Wendy O. Williams! “Take Cover” features two different tributes of Badfinger, and Howlin’ Wolf, Sweet, Grand Slam/Thin Lizzy, Bad Company covers too! Don’t forget the 🐝”Weekly Sting” featuring a W.A.S.P. and much much more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, September 2nd, 2020 (replayed on September 4th, 2020).
This time, Rich spins songs from band’s early days, plus their current music on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3. “That was THEN… This is NOW!” We hear THEN vs. NOW double shots from McQueen Street, Iron Maiden, Sven Gali, Sepultura, Hericane Alice, Vandenberg, Testament, Autograph, Anvil, Judas Priest, House Of Lords, Into Eternity, Tora Tora, Circus Of Power, L.A. Guns (both of them), Queensryche, Stryper, Ron Keel, Tesla, AC/DC and more! Plus this week’s “Take Cover” features Anvil, Hericane Alice and Judas Priest doing tributes of The Rolling Stones, Deep Purple and Joan Baez respectively! Does 30 or 40 years make a difference in a band’s sound? Have they changed a lot? Either way, all these pure rock and heavy metal bands are still rockin’ and putting out new music! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, July 15th, 2020 (replayed on July 17th 2020).
The Riff with Jack Trash is back with special guest Randy Rand of Autograph! We also go undercover with Faster Pussycat and Wolfmother. Plus a big feature on this week’s Rock n Rollympics band Queensrÿche and 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, June 25th, 2020.
Back by popular demand, its another NEW + COMING SOON rock & metal edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3! Get your pens and notepads ready, its time to get introduced to some brand new music for your collections!
All newly released or soon to be released pure rock and metal from Pop Evil, Powerman 5000, Shotgun Mistress, Vandenberg, Caligula’s Horse, Anarcheon, The Exiled Martyr, Breaking the Silent, Hellz, Tommy Lee (Feat. Killvein), Black Rose Maze, Alestorm, Tokyo Motor Fist, David Reece, PORN (remixed by Orgy), Soilwork, Detherous, Stench Of Death (Feat. Chris Monroy of Skeletal Remains), BPMD, Feuerschwanz (Feat. Melissa Bonny), Lords Of Black, Rumahoy, Carmilla, Chris Steven, Milan Polak (Feat. Ron “Bumbelfoot” Thal, Billy Sheehan, Derek Shirinian & Kyle Hughes), Black Swamp Water, Autograph, BADGUYSWIN, From Ashes To New, [Evertyrapped], Cypher16, Sangvis, Hanna Barakat, Sven Gali and Junkowl! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, June 10th, 2020 (replays on June 12th, 17th & 19th 2020).
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.
This week Rich delves into the Pure Rock past, and plays fun tracks from the 70’s, 80’s, and 90’s! Music from Autograph, Motley Crue, Helix, Van Halen, Prism, Ozzy Osbourne, Rainbow, The Cult, Raven, Megadeth, Black N’ Blue, Ratt, Thin Lizzy, Anthrax, Y&T, Keel, Steel Panther, Badlands, Kick Axe, Kingofthehill, Tesla, W.A.S.P., Bang Tango, EZO, Skid Row and many more!! Don’t miss this classic episode of fun tunes. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio May 22nd, 2019.
This week, Rich Embury returns to his roots and the music he grew up on from the 80’s, 90’s and a couple from the 70’s too! It’s a “Classic Rock Party” on this episode of R3TROGRAD3, with music from Manitoba’s Wild Kingdom, Slik Toxik, Shooting Gallery, The Poorboys, Michael Monroe, Kick Axe, Scorpions, Motley Crue, Dio, Valentine, Tim Karr, Tora Tora, Quiet Riot, Rainbow, Sven Gali, Sleeze Beez, Guns N’ Roses, Autograph, XYZ, Dokken, Queensryche, Warrant, Silent Rage, Skid Row, Ugly Kid Joe, Baton Rouge, Whitesnake, Ratt, Ozzy Osbourne, Poison, Trixter, Y&T, W.A.S.P., Smashed Gladys, and Odin! Plus over 45 minutes of uninterrupted, BONUS classic surprises, for almost 4 solid hours of killer tunes! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio December 21st, 2018.