🔞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).
The Riff with Jack Trash returns with new music from Def Leppard, and Shark Island. A conversation with Jeff Buehner of The Loyal Order about their newest single “Hellfire.” Plus we’ll feature this week’s Rock n Rollympics band Great White 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, October 1st, 2020.
Here is your official invitation to spend part of your day with us, The Riff with Jack Trash and our very special guest Tara Lynch. We talk about her new record, cool friends, and all from a very swanky location. We’ll also play new music from Ozzy Osbourne and Black Swan, plus feature this week’s “Rock n Rollympics” band Van Halen. And the obligatory much 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, February 27th, 2020.
This week, Rich Embury takes the collected REQUESTS from Retrograde listeners over the January break. Three solid hours of ALL-REQUESTS from YOU the listener. This time it’s all Classic Rock from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s. Watch for a special all “Heavy Metal” request show in the near future if you like it a bit heavier…start sending your requests NOW! Requests taken from http://richembury.rocks, DM’s, Facebook Messenger, and Emails. Special thanks to everyone who sent in requests for this episode (Listed Below). This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, February 12th, 2020 and replayed February 17th, 2020.
- Judas Priest – Some Heads Are Gonna Roll (for Diane/Toronto)
- Baton Rouge – Baby’s So Cool (for Qwest521/Germany)
- Ozzy Osbourne – Little Dolls (for Rockwiz/USA)
- KISS – Radar For Love (for Ubiquitous/Wales)
- Great White – Mista Bone (for Disco/British Columbia)
- Guns N’ Roses – Pretty Tied Up (for OU812-22/Winnipeg)
- Rainbow – Stargazer (for Victor/Argentina)
- Mama’s Boys – Mama Were All Crazee Now (for Kent Black/Hampstead, UK)
- Van Halen – Jamie’s Cryin’ (for Jackson420/Oregon)
- Thin Lizzy – Killer On The Loose (for Brad K./Virginia)
- Dokken – Prisoner (for Don707/Massachusetts)
- Fastway – Say What You Will (for Reece/Wyoming)
- Valentine – Runnin’ On Luck Again (for Candice D./Florida)
- Sleeze Beez – Raise A Little Hell (for Zed68/Reno)
- Ace Frehley – New York Groove (for Ghana69/New York)
- David Lee Roth – Goin’ Crazy (for Justice/Colorado)
- Slade – Run Runaway (for Jerry/Arizona)
- Def Leppard – Rock! Rock! (Til You Drop) (for Lotsalotsa/Mexico)
- Iron Maiden – Run To The Hills (for Destiny/Las Vegas)
- Queensryche – Jet City Woman (for itsallblack2me/Alaska)
- Warrant – Love In Stereo (for Camptresco99/Billings, MT)
- Firehouse – Shake & Tumble (for Tanis/Austria)
- Triumph – Follow Your Heart (for Wess L./Manchester, UK)
- Sebastian Bach – Rock N Roll Is a Vicious Game (for Unidentified email)
- UFO – Lights Out (for Bob Welsch/North Carolina)
- Icon – (Rock On) Through The Night (for Harold Jasper/Regina)
- Savatage – Jesus Saves (for Jessie K./San Jose)
- Yngwie J. Malmsteen – Queen In Love (for DevilMusic66/Saskatoon)
- Faster Pussycat – Bathroom Wall (for Joeseph Greenbladt/Brandon)
- Dio – Sacred Heart (for Karen Husk/Minnesota)
- Motley Crue – Louder Than Hell (for Virginia L./Utah)
- Love/Hate – Don’t Fuck With Me (for prankster101/Ottawa)
Today on The Riff with Jack Trash, new music from Silvertung and Order of Nine. We’ll go Undercover with Great White and Scorpions. Plus reveal what we’ll be doing in 2020 to replace last year’s weekly Wall of Fame. Tune it in and Turn it Up!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, January 2nd, 2020.
The Riff with Jack Trash radio show returns with very special guest Richard Black of Shark Island. We talk music and the new Shark Island album ‘Bloodline‘ (Frontiers Music SRL), but that’s not all Richard is about. Also, we’ve got new music from Michael Schenker Fest and Dirty Honey and go “undercover” with Great White and Rob Grad, feature this weeks “Wall of Fame” nominees Shinedown, Lita Ford and Poison, 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, October 10th, 2019.
Friend of the show Jim Peterik returns to talk about The Ides Of March album cover controversy, and donuts vs orgies. Plus we have new music from Rachel Lorin, The Defiants, and Abby Kurtz (Abby K) and we’ll feature our “Wall of Fame” nominees Armored Saint (Winner announced 09/28), The Cult and Testament. And of course…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, September 26th, 2019.
Today’s very special guest is Brian Ray. He’s the singer and guitarist for The Bayonets and has also been Paul McCartney‘s guitar player for the last 17 years!! Brian has a new solo project and we will talk about all of it. We’ve also got new music from Black Star Riders, Sammy Hagar and Down N Outz. We’ll also feature our “Wall of Fame” nominees Foo Fighters, Sevendust, and Great White (Winner). Tune it in and Turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, September 12th, 2019.
Happy 1st and 4th of July to all from The Riff with Jack Trash!! Tune in today to get your holiday off to a rockin’ start in honor of Independence Day (July 4) in the USA and Canada Day earlier this week (July 1). We’ll be playing all artists from both countries. Including new songs from Shark Island, Collective Soul, and Marishi Ten. We’ll also feature this week’s “Wall of Fame” Nominees, Sammy Hagar, Great White, and Blue Oyster Cult and more. Tune in and Turn it Up!!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, July 4th, 2019.
This week, Mark Slaughter (and his dog Junior) join The Riff with Jack Trash. You’ll hear about such important things as who had the fastest car at a random gas station in the south and much more. Also playing new songs from Tesla and Godsmack. Go under cover with Burning Rain and W.A.S.P., and vote for this week’s “Wall of Fame” Nominees are Great White, Pink Floyd, and Fozzy. This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, March 14th, 2019.
It’s time to celebrate, as The Riff expands to TWO HOURS every week! This time Jack Trash is joined by rockers Mark Kendall and Michael Lardie of GREAT WHITE. Also, news on the new weekly feature “Wall of Fame” with this week’s battle contestants picked by Mark and Michael. Tune in to find out which bands will battle to join 1st week winner Joan Jett on the wall, plus loads of amazing Pure Rock tunes as usual! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, January 17th, 2019.