The Riff with Jack Trash: Shuffle II

The Riff with Jack Trash is back! this time, it’s another “Shuffle Edition!” Random rock from the Riff library. Also music from this week’s Rock N Rollympics band, Dio and more! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, July 30th, 2020.

KING HESH: AC/DC – Back In Black (40th Anniversary)

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 special “King Hesh CD Spotlight” of AC/DC‘s “Back In Black” album, to celebrate the album’s 40th year anniversary of its release, and a “Kingdom Of Hesh Premiere” from Lynch Mob.

During hour two, the King plays AC/DC‘s album “Back In Black” in its entirety, front to back. The album marked the debut of then, new lead singer Brian Johnson, and a new era of AC/DC. Join the celebration of the 40th year anniversary of “Back In Black”. Plus a “Kingdom Of Hesh Premiere” from Lynch Mob, to debut the reimagined version, of the title track from their forthcoming 30th year, special anniversary edition, of their debut album. Aptly titled, “Wicked Sensation Reimagined“. Also, a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Guns N’ Roses, to celebrate guitarist Slash‘s (aka Saul Hudson) 55th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, July 24th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, July 27th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Rock ‘N Metal Summer & Requests

It’s mid Summer and the heat is upon us! This week, Rich spins Pure Rock and Heavy Metal for your BBQ Pit Party, or the beach! Strap on your banana hammock for a lot of NEW tunes from Unleash The Archers, Skeletal Remains, Avatar, Black Rose Maze, Freak Injection, Kataklysm, Sepultura (w/ Danko Jones), Fools’ Brew, Spiritbox, Three Days Grace, SIMA, Sinner’s Blood, Metallica, Liliac, Dying Oath, The Wild!, Static-X, Bush, Varang Nord, Seether and more!

This week’s (extended) “Take Cover” features tributes from Emerald Sabbath (Feat. Ron Keel), Chris Cornell, Dirty Honey, Alex Skolnick (w/ Charlie Benante, Ra Diaz & Carla Harvey), Hookers & Blow, Joan Jett, Striker, Sershen & Zaritskaya, Moonlight Desires and more!

Also, live REQUESTS for Fight, Saxon, Rammstein, Airbourne, Ted Nugent, The Four Horsemen, Rainbow, Anthrax, Breach of Trust, Faith No More, Ratt, (NEW) Bon Jovi and CALM (Rich’s band from the 90’s). This (Extended) edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, July 22nd, 2020 (replayed on July 24th 2020).

The Riff with Jack Trash: Giorgia Vanni

The Riff with Jack Trash is back with special guest Giorgia Vanni. We talk new single, working with Mark Slaughter, and cars interrupting videos. We’ve got new music from Enuff Z’Nuff, Pop Evil and Marishi Ten. Plus we’ll feature our Rock n Rollympics band, Triumph, and yes we’ll get into the whole Chris Jericho vs Sebastian Bach throw down. Tune it in and turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, July 23rd, 2020.

KING HESH: Kiko Loureiro & Tokyo Motor Fist Premieres!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Kiko Loureiro (Megadeth) and Tokyo Motor Fist.

A new track debut from Megadeth guitarist Kiko Loureiro‘s recently released solo album “Open Source” entitled ‘Imminent Threat‘. The track features former Megadeth guitarist Marty Friedman. Plus a new single from Tokyo Motor Fist (featuring Danger Danger vocalist Ted Poley and Trixter guitarist Steve Brown) entitled ‘Youngblood‘ from their newly released sophomore album “Lions“. Also the King takes another listen to Heathen‘s new song ‘The Blight‘ from their forthcoming studio album “Empire Of The Blind“. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Black Sabbath to celebrate Terence “Geezer” Butler‘s 71st birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, July 17th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, July 20th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: That was THEN…This is NOW!

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: Klaus Meine of Scorpions

It’s a bucket list episode of The Riff with Jack Trash, as we’re joined by legendary singer of Scorpions, Klaus Meine. We talk new song, new record, and the Us Festival. We’ve also got new music from Tokyo Motor Fist, Red Voodoo and Giorgia Vanni. As always much more too!! Tune it in and Turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, July 16th, 2020.

King Hesh: House Of Lords, Heathen & Doro Premieres!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from House Of Lords, Heathen and Doro.

Debuts from House Of Lords titled ‘The Both Of Us‘, from their recently released studio album “New World – New Eyes“. Plus the first new single ‘The Blight‘ from Bay Area thrash metal veterans Heathen from their forthcoming studio album “Empire Of The Blind” and a brand new digital single from German metal queen Doro entitled ‘Brickwall‘, to be released on July 31. Also a “Birthday Hesh Block” double-shot! One of AC/DC to commemorate Bon Scott‘s birthday [R.I.P. – died 02/19/80] and the other of Dio to commemorate Ronnie James Dio‘s birthday [R.I.P. – died 05/16/10]. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, July 10th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, July 13th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: CANADA Day Special

This time we celebrate the True North, Strong and Free! It’s a 5 hour CANADA DAY Special this week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3! All pure rock and heavy metal from Canadian artists like Striker, Sass Jordan, Razor, One Bad Son, Toque, Die Mannequin, Triumph, The Exalted Piledriver, Slik Toxik, Osyron, Mokomokai, Kataklysm, Divinity, The Tragically Hip, Diehearted, Archspire, Bif Naked, Kick Axe, Unleash The Archers, Lee Aaron, Sum 41, Anvil, Untimely Demise, Slash Puppet, Billy Talent, Prismind, Strapping Young Lad, Annihilator, Exciter, Planet Eater, Chronobot and MANY more! This week’s extended “Take Cover” section features tributes from Bootsauce, Famous Underground, Jeff Healey Band, Breach Of Trust, Big Wreck and Kobra and the Lotus! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, July 1st, 2020 (replayed on July 3rd 2020).

The Riff with Jack Trash: Marc Labelle of Dirty Honey

The Riff with Jack Trash is back with special guest Marc Labelle of Dirty Honey. We Talk music, Tom Brady, and getting tackled by Cuba Gooding Jr. We’ve got new music from The Pretty Reckless and Sons Of Silver ,and feature our Rock n Rollympics band Motley Crue. Tune it in and Turn it Up!!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, July 9th, 2020.

King Hesh: Rockin’ Patriotic Independence Day

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 very special Rockin’ Patriotic “Independence Day” Edition. In celebration of July 4th here in the U.S.A. and Canada Day (July 1st) to our brethren up north, the King breaks out the patriotic, bitchin’ tunes. Get your party rockin’ with killer patriotic tunes from David Lee Roth, Stryper, Def Leppard, Motley Crue, Vinnie Vincent Invasion, Alice Cooper, W.A.S.P., KISS, Drivin N Cryin, White Lion, Van Halen, Britny Fox, Tora Tora, Lizzy Borden, Helix and much more. Plus a special “Patriotic Six Pack Thrash Attack” in celebration of July 4th. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, July 3rd, 2020 and replayed on Monday, July 6th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Peter from Sons Of Silver returns

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.

King Hesh: Stryper / Enuff Z’Nuff / Shok Paris + Vinnie Paul Tribute!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Stryper, Enuff Z’Nuff, and Shok Paris! Plus a special “Triple Thrash Threat” segment of Pantera, in tribute to the late Vinnie Paul Abbott.

The King debuts music from Christian metal icons Stryper titled ‘Blood From Above‘, from their forthcoming studio album “Even The Devil Believes“. Plus a new single from Enuff Z’Nuff, ‘Broken Love‘, from their soon-to-be-released studio album “Brainwashed Generation” and a brand new track from obscure Hesh act Shok Paris, ‘Hell Day‘, from their recently released studio album “Full Metal Jacket“. Also a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Testament to celebrate singer Chuck Billy‘s 58th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, June 26th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, June 29th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Classic Rock, Requests & New Metal

(NSFW) This week Rich Embury plays random classics from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s, like The Offspring, Von Groove, Dirty Looks, Dangerous Toys, Vince Neil, Motorhead, L.A. Guns, Nazareth, Tuff, Thin Lizzy, Widowmaker, Def Leppard, Sammy Hagar, Armored Saint, W.A.S.P. and more! Plus “Rare Hair” from Kingofthehill and Warrant!

Also, metal from Varga and Annihilator, Live “Requests” from the chatroom and txt for Pantera, Dio, (new) Sven Gali, Nine Inch Nails, Exodus, KISS, Overkill and Prong! Brand NEW debuts from Unleash The Archers, Tetrarch and Filter! This week’s “Take Cover” tracks from Tuk Smith & The Restless Hearts (Lana Del Rey), Rob Zombie (The Ramones), Powerwolf (Ozzy Osbourne) and Monster Magnet (MC5)! Come and get it pure rockers!! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, June 24th, 2020 (replayed on June 26th 2020).

The Riff with Jack Trash: Randy Rand of Autograph

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.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: NEW + COMING SOON Rock & Metal!

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).

King Hesh: Vandenberg/Ellefson/House Of Lords & more!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Vandenberg and House Of Lords.

King debuts music from Dutch master guitarist Adrian Vandenberg, titled ‘Shadows of the Night‘, from Vandenberg‘s latest studio album “2020“. Plus a new single from House Of Lords, the title track from their 10th studio album “New World – New Eyes“. Also another spin of Megadeth bassist David Ellefson‘s (Ellefson) latest single ‘Simple Truth‘. Also a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Winger to celebrate singer/frontman Kip Winger‘s 59th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, June 19th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, June 22nd, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Mike Mostert, Francesco DiCosmo & Joe Flynt

The Riff with Jack Trash is back with 3 special guests!! Mike Mostert from GoGo Tuners, Francesco DiCosmo from A Farewell to Kings (A Salute to 4 Decades of Rush Music) and Joe Flynt of Asphalt Valentine. We’ve also got NEW music from Sons Of Silver, House of Lords and Scorpions. Of course the obligatory much more. So Tune it in and Turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, June 18th, 2020.

King Hesh: Bill & Ted’s Triumphant Return!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode the King breaks out bitchin’ tunes from the previous two Bill & Ted movie soundtracks. In celebration of the “Bill & Ted: face the Music” trailer! Also “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from BPMD, Janet Gardner (ex-Vixen) and Tokyo Motor Fist.

Throughout, you’ll hear songs from “Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure” and “Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey” soundtracks, to celebrate the release of the new trailer for the third movie installment. Also Hesh Debuts from BPMD‘s new single, a cover of Grand Funk Railroad‘s ‘We’re An American Band‘, off the debut “American Made“. Plus a brand new track from Janet Gardner in collaboration with husband Justin James entitled ‘Wounded‘ from their upcoming debut album “Synergy“, under the Gardner/James moniker, and another new single from Tokyo Motor Fist called ‘Around Midnight‘, from their forthcoming, sophomore, studio album “Lions“. As well as a double “Birthday Hesh Block“. One from Queensryche to celebrate former guitarist Chris DeGarmo‘s 57th birthday and a block from King Diamond to celebrate the namesake’s 64th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Be Excellent to Each Other!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, June 12th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, June 15th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Metal Cowboy – Ron Keel

The Riff with Jack Trash returns today with one of my cohorts on Pure Rock Radio, Ron Keel. We talk new record an an ah-ha moment in Italy. We’ve got new music from Black Veil Brides and a big feature on Iron Maidenָ. and 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 11th, 2020.