This time on Gator’s Rockapocalypse, another great show filled with some rockin’ tunes, humor as usual, and a couple of tongue twisters made up by a listener in the chat room. Continuing with Hard Rockin’ and Metallic tunes from Megadeth, Epica, Amaranthe, Slaughter, Scorpions, Cinderella, Bulletboys, Fighting Our Last Days and much more! Time to rock out and get a few laughs. Let’s have some fun together in this gloomy world! To be part of the show, join the chat room on Wednesday nights (6-8pm EST) and let’s party together! Rock on heathens, and be excellent to each other! This episode of Gator’s Rockapocalypse originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio November 4th, 2020.
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).
The Riff with Jack Trash is back with very special guest Peter Argyropoulos of Sons Of Silver. We talk about everything, including their new EP ‘Doomsday Noises.’ Like or comment on the original Facebook Post, and be eligible to win a Sons of Silver t-shirt. KISS is this week’s Rock N Rollympics band. Also, new music from Pop Evil, Shark Island, Shinedown and much more. Tune it in turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, July 2nd, 2020.
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.
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.
Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode we celebrate the 30 Year Anniversary of the “Moscow Music Peace Festival“. Also “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from MICHAEL SCHENKER FEST, STEEL PANTHER, and ROXY BLUE.
Throughout the show we’ll hear live music from OZZY OSBOURNE, SCORPIONS, BON JOVI, MOTLEY CRUE, CINDERELLA, SKID ROW, and GORKY PARK, who all performed at the “Moscow Music Peace Festival” back in 1989.
Also on tap, King Hesh debuts the new song from MICHAEL SCHENKER FEST, ‘Sleeping With The Light On‘ off the band’s forthcoming studio album “Revelation“. As well as the new single from STEEL PANTHER, ‘Always Gonna Be A Ho‘, off the band’s upcoming studio album “Heavy Metal Rules“, and a new track from ROXY BLUE entitled ‘Rockstar Junkie‘ off their newly released self-titled studio album. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of SALTY DOG to celebrate bassist Michael Hannon‘s 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 August 16th, 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 is a special King Hesh “End Of Summer Block Party“. On tonight’s show nothing but blocks of music from your favorite hesh metal artists like DOKKEN, METALLICA, SKID ROW, RATT, CINDERELLA, KIX, and much more. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of SCORPIONS to celebrate guitarist Rudolf Schenker‘s monumental 70th birthday. Also a special “Bitchin’ Flashback Block” of MOTLEY CRUE songs from “Dr. Feelgood“, for the King Hesh “End Of Summer Block Party“. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio August 31st, 2018.
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 30 year anniversary of two stellar albums: Van Halen‘s “OU812” and Cinderella‘s “Long Cold Winter“. King Hesh plays select songs from both albums throughout the entire show to celebrate the 30th year anniversary of both albums. Also, a “Kingdom Of Hesh Premiere” from Flotsam And Jetsam entitled ‘Monkey Wrench‘, from the band’s self-titled 2016 album. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Scorpions to celebrate singer Klaus Meine‘s 70th 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 May 25th, 2018.