6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca returns! This week, an interview with Drift Into Black skin basher Klemen Markelj. Also lots of great heavy metal, discussion and more! This episode of 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio August 18th, 2020.
I was hoping to speak to one of my friends in Italy, but things are rough for them right now. So I will be playing some of the darkest, most depressing music I can find to go with my mood, mixed with a handful of bright, shiny songs to match my life. You got nothing better to do!!!! Music from Grey Skies Fallen, Drift Into Black, Spiritual Sickness, October Thorns, Type O Negative, Living Colour, James Labrie, Devin Townsend and more. This episode of 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio March 17th, 2020.
It’s an evening of doom, darkness, and despair this week on 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca! Craig Rossi from Drift Into Black guests and talks about the new CD, “Anthems of the Darkest Winter,” plus lots of great metal from Paul’s circle and more! This episode of 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio December 10th, 2019.
This week Rich brings us another killer show of NEW MUSIC. Recently or soon-to-be released Hard Rock and Heavy Metal from the likes of Madhouse, Chyra, The Dead Daisies, Black Absinthe, Notorious, Jorn, A New Tomorrow, The Dark Element, Black Label Society, Lordi, Hippie Death Cult, Syryn, The End A.D., The Hourhand, A Villains Neverland, Veislakt, The Everyday Losers, Dizastra, Nervcast, Trawl, Drift Into Black, Never Elected, Tragedy, Wildstreet, Tygers Of Pan Tang, Fight Like Sin, Cyanide Sundae, House Of Shakira, Small City Blues and Sven Gali. Plus Listener Requests for Van Halen (for Callie in Chat), Steel Panther (for Dylan from Brandon, MB. via DM), and Trouble (via the Pure Rock Radio auto-request system).
Also Rich previews the brand new cover song/charity single of the 1986 John Farnham classic “You’re The Voice,” performed by a bevy of Rock royalty, collectively called The Planet Rock All-Stars. The single was completed to raise awareness and funds towards MIND, the Mental Health Charity. You can purchase the single here: https://amzn.to/2t3msQZ and help this amazing charity! Some of the rock stars appearing on the single are:
Lzzy Hale (Halestorm)
Chris Robertson (Black Stone Cherry)
Justin Hawkins (The Darkness)
Joe Elliott (Def Leppard/Down N Outz)
Dan Reed (Dan Reed Network)
Charlie Starr (Blackberry Smoke)
Tim ‘Ripper’ Owens (Judas Priest 1996 – 2003/Spirits of Fire)
Toby Jepson (Little Angels/Gun/Wayward Sons)
Tony Wright (Terrorvision)
Nathan James (Inglorious)
Andrew Freeman (The Offspring, currently in Last in Line)
Mollie Marriott (daughter of Small Faces Steve Marriott)
Todd Kerns (Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators/Toque)
Gill Montgomery (The Amorettes)
Whitfield Crane (Ugly Kid Joe)
Jared Johnston (The Cadillac Three)
Phil Campbell (Motorhead)
Doug Aldrich (The Dead Daisies)
The Waterbear Choir
Alice Cooper (Voice-Over)
and MANY MANY more!!!
This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, December 4th, 2019 and replayed December 9th, 2019.
After a long year of frustration and troubleshooting, 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca is BACK! Featuring an all new studio set-up and improved interview recording quality, the show continues with the theme of connecting it’s host to a number of notable performers and artists along with in depth interviews. Past guests have included Vernon Reid, Alex Skolnick, and John Macaluso.
This week welcomes the return of ZO2 drummer, Joey Cassata. Topics include his stints on Broadway, his #1 best selling book on Amazon, and touring with Eric Martin and Steve Augeri. Joey is a hysterical interview with a lot of great stories. Definitely NSF for work! This episode of 6 degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio December 3rd, 2019.