King Hesh: Coronavirus Quarantine Special

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 Premiere” from Metal Church.

King Hesh debuts a new song from Metal Church entitled ‘Conductor‘ taken from their special edition compilation album “From The Vault“. This version is a redux/remix of ‘Conductor‘ from their album “Hanging In The Balance“. Also another spin of Testament‘s newest single ‘Children Of The Next Level‘ from their newly released album “Titans Of Creation“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of AC/DC to celebrate guitarist Angus Young‘s 65th birthday. Also 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 Friday, April 3rd, 2020 and replayed on Monday, April 6th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Jeff Keith of Tesla

The Riff with Jack Trash is back today with very special guest Jeff Keith of Tesla! We talk new record, baseball walk up music, social distancing, and more. He’s one cool dude!! We’ve also got new music from Last In Line, Sammy Hagar & the Circle, Dirty Honey and Sons Of Silver, 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, April 2nd, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: NEW + Up-Coming Metal & Hard Rock

Back from a week off, with a show, chalk full of BRAND NEW and soon to be released hard rock and heavy metal! Rich is joined by his son Jaron as co-host, and also took REQUESTS via the chat room from RockWiz, Jim & Victor! NEW music from Audrey Horne, August Burns Red, Beneath the Massacre, Bonfire, Burning Witches, Code Orange, Dynazty, Harem Scarem, Imperial Child, In This Moment, Invictus, Jesse Damon, Kill Ritual, Krakel, Lucifer, Nightwish, Phear, Psychotic Waltz, Raider, David Reece, Ritual Dictates, Semblant, Sepultura, State Of Mine, Subversive, Suicide Silence, Testament, Thalass, The Flytraps, The Hourhand, The Wild!, Those Damn Crows, Trawl and MORE!! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, April 1st, 2020 and replayed April 3rd, 2020.

King Hesh: Van Halen’s “Women and Children First” turns 40!

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 40th Year Anniversary of Van Halen‘s “Women And Children First“. Plus “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Joe Satriani, Sacred Reich, and Danny De La Rosa (ex-Babylon A.D.).

Throughout the show the King plays tracks from Van Halen‘s “Women And Children First” to celebrate the album’s 40th year anniversary. Also debuts of a new song from Joe Satriani entitled ‘Big Distortion‘ from his upcoming studio album “Shapeshifting“. As well as a brand new song from Sacred Reich, ‘Salvation‘, from their latest studio album “Awakening” and a new single from former Babylon A.D. guitarist Danny De La Rosa called ‘Third Wheel Man‘ from his recently released solo album “12 Weekends“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Aerosmith to celebrate front man Steven Tyler‘s 72nd birthday. Also 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 Friday, March 27th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, March 30th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Dennis DeYoung

Self quarantine day… hmmm… feels like a million. One thing to look forward to, The Riff with Jack Trash returns with very special guest Dennis DeYoung!! We talk new record, Julian Lennon, and The Queen of Spades. Plus we’ve got new music from Harem Scarem. We’ll go “Undercover” with The Winery Dogs and Shinedown, and feature our “Rock n Rollympics” band this week, Poison. All this and the ever popular 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, March 26th, 2020.

King Hesh: Covid-19 Quarantine Edition

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 “Covid-19 Quarantine” edition. Featuring “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Queensryche, Metal Church, and Biff Byford (Saxon).

The King debuts a new song from Queensryche entitled ‘Portrait‘ from their latest studio album “The Verdict“. Also a brand new song from Metal Church, ‘For No Reason‘, from their upcoming special edition compilation album “From The Vault” and a new single from Saxon front man Biff Byford, his version of the Folk classic ‘Scarborough Fair‘, from his recently released first solo studio album “School Of Hard Knocks“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Stryper to celebrate drummer Robert Sweet‘s 60th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, March 20th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, March 23rd, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Peter Argyropoulos of Sons Of Silver

If we have to be stuck inside, we might as well rattle the walls!! The Riff with Jack Trash returns with very special guest Peter Argyropoulos of Sons Of Silver. They are not a new band necessarily, but new to me and I can’t stop listening to them!! We’ve also got new music from Sass Jordan and H.E.A.T. We’ll feature our “Rock n Rollympics” band Godsmack, 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, March 19th, 2020.

King Hesh: Friday the 13th Special!

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 Friday the 13th edition. Featuring “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Testament, Mike Tramp and Anvil.

King Hesh debuts a new song from Testament entitled ‘Children of the Next Level‘ from their upcoming studio album “Titans Of Creation“. Also the brand new song from former White Lion front man Mike Tramp, ‘The Road‘, from his upcoming solo album “Second Time Around” and a new single from Canadian thrash legends Anvil, the title track from their recently released studio album “Legal At Last“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Twisted Sister to celebrate front man Dee Snider‘s 65th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, March 13th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, March 16th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Sick for the Cure?!

In light of the current, worldwide pandemic called Covid-19. Plus all the cancellations of music and sporting events around the planet. Rich Embury is playing hard rock and heavy metal songs with the word Sick, Illness, Disease or Medicine, Doctor etc., To have a little fun with a serious subject and help take everyone’s mind off quarantine’s, deaths and the Corona-Virus, while you’re out hording toilet paper! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, March 11th, 2020 and replayed March 13th, 2020.

King Hesh: Metal Church/Black Swan/Bonfire 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 Metal Church, Black Swan, and Bonfire.

King Hesh debuts the new Metal Church track ‘Dead On The Vine‘ from their upcoming special edition compilation of unreleased music entitled “From The Vault“. Also the brand new song from Black Swan (featuring Robin McAuley, Reb Beach, Jeff Pilson, & Matt Starr), ‘Make It There‘, from the band’s debut album “Shake The World” and a new single from German rockers Bonfire titled ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll Survivors‘, from their forthcoming studio album “Fistful Of Fire“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Bon Jovi to celebrate front man Jon Bon Jovi‘s 58th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, March 6th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, March 9th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Vivian Campbell (Def Leppard/Last In Line)

This time The Riff with Jack Trash on Pure Rock Radio welcomes very special guest, Vivian Campbell of Def Leppard and Last In Line! We’ve also got NEW music from Waiting For Monday, Shark Island and much more!! Plus feature this week’s “Rock n Rollympics” band AC/DC. Tune it in and turn it up!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, March 5th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: #100 – Rock n Metal Randomizer?

This time, Rich Embury takes a spin on the “Wheel of Fortune!” He’s putting CHANCE (and his mouse’s scroll wheel) in control of this week’s playlist, in combination with the HUGE, 100,000+ pure rock song library of rock and metal! Tune in to find out how it was done and which bands/songs were randomly picked??? Not a single dud in the bunch! Classics, hard rock, heavy metal, hair bands, who knows where the wind will blow, only those who listen will truly know! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, March 4th, 2020 and replayed March 6th and 9th, 2020.

King Hesh: Ozzy Osbourne/Bon Jovi/Biff Byford 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 Ozzy Osbourne, Bon Jovi, and Biff Byford (Saxon).

King Hesh debuts the new Ozzy Osbourne single ‘It’s A Raid‘, featuring rapper Post Malone, from Ozzy’s latest studio album “Ordinary Man“. Also the brand new song from Bon Jovi, ‘Limitless‘, from the band’s forthcoming album “2020“, and a new track from Saxon frontman Biff Byford, from his newly released first ever solo album “School Of Hard Knocks“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Iron Maiden to celebrate guitarist Adrian Smith‘s 63rd birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, February 28th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, March 2nd, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Tara Lynch

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.

King Hesh: Bon Scott (AC/DC) 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 King Hesh pays tribute to the late Bon Scott of AC/DC to commemorate the 40 year anniversary since his passing. Plus “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Ozzy Osbourne and Joe Satriani.

During the show King Hesh plays AC/DC tracks from the “Bon Scott era” in a chronological order. Hour two of the show is solely dedicated to AC/DC to honor the late singer. King Hesh will also debut the new Ozzy Osbourne single ‘Scary Little Green Men‘ from his latest studio album “Ordinary Man,” and the brand new track from Joe Satriani entitled ‘Nineteen Eighty,’ from his forthcoming album “Shapeshifting“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Black Sabbath to celebrate guitarist Tony Iommi’s 72nd birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, February 21st, 2020 and replayed on Monday, February 24th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Hard Rock & Metal Cover Songs

Rich has you “Covered” on this edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3! Four solid hours of hard rock and heavy metal Tributes and Cover Songs! Rocked-up editions of Simon & Garfunkel, Dolly Parton, Scorpions, Metallica, Dio, ZZ Top, Savatage, Anthrax, April Wine, Queen, Steppenwolf, Deep Purple, Motley Crue, AC/DC, Patti Smith Group, Pink Floyd and a ton more!! Fun classics, redone by a range of rock and metal bands like Adjacent To Nothing, Voivod, Primus, Amon Amarth, Iron Maiden, Whiskey Six, Powerman 5000, Fatal Embrace, Headstones, Heaven Below, Kobra and the Lotus, Arch Enemy, Tesla, Jorn, Dark Sky Choir, Moonlight Desires, In This Moment, Iced Earth, Ratt, Asking Alexandria, Keel, Bobaflex and many more!! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, February 19th, 2020 and replayed February 24th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Walter Ino of A Farewell To Kings…

The Riff with Jack Trash returns today with special guest, guitarist, keyboardist and producer Walter Ino. He’s a busy guy and has 2 projects to talk about. A Farewell to Kings – A Salute to 4 Decades of Rush Music and Waiting For Monday. We will also feature our “Rock n Rollympics” band for this week Def Leppard, and play new music from Black Swan and of course 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, February 20th, 2020.

King Hesh: No F’n Ballads Love Fest

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 Love Fest No Fuckin’ Ballads! special to celebrate Valentine’s Day.

An entire show dedicated for that four letter word… L-O-V-E. Every song played on tonight’s show features songs that sing about love and have the word “love” in the title or a version of the word love. But NO FUCKIN’ BALLADS!!! All the songs on tonight’s show are songs about love… THAT ROCK!!! Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, February 14th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, February 17th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Classic Rock All-Requests Edition!

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.

  1. Judas Priest – Some Heads Are Gonna Roll (for Diane/Toronto)
  2. Baton Rouge – Baby’s So Cool (for Qwest521/Germany)
  3. Ozzy Osbourne – Little Dolls (for Rockwiz/USA)
  4. KISS – Radar For Love (for Ubiquitous/Wales)
  5. Great White – Mista Bone (for Disco/British Columbia)
  6. Guns N’ Roses – Pretty Tied Up (for OU812-22/Winnipeg)
  7. Rainbow – Stargazer (for Victor/Argentina)
  8. Mama’s Boys – Mama Were All Crazee Now (for Kent Black/Hampstead, UK)
  9. Van Halen – Jamie’s Cryin’ (for Jackson420/Oregon)
  10. Thin Lizzy – Killer On The Loose (for Brad K./Virginia)
  11. Dokken – Prisoner (for Don707/Massachusetts)
  12. Fastway – Say What You Will (for Reece/Wyoming)
  13. Valentine – Runnin’ On Luck Again (for Candice D./Florida)
  14. Sleeze Beez – Raise A Little Hell (for Zed68/Reno)
  15. Ace Frehley – New York Groove (for Ghana69/New York)
  16. David Lee Roth – Goin’ Crazy (for Justice/Colorado)
  17. Slade – Run Runaway (for Jerry/Arizona)
  18. Def Leppard – Rock! Rock! (Til You Drop) (for Lotsalotsa/Mexico)
  19. Iron Maiden – Run To The Hills (for Destiny/Las Vegas)
  20. Queensryche – Jet City Woman (for itsallblack2me/Alaska)
  21. Warrant – Love In Stereo (for Camptresco99/Billings, MT)
  22. Firehouse – Shake & Tumble (for Tanis/Austria)
  23. Triumph – Follow Your Heart (for Wess L./Manchester, UK)
  24. Sebastian Bach – Rock N Roll Is a Vicious Game (for Unidentified email)
  25. UFO – Lights Out (for Bob Welsch/North Carolina)
  26. Icon – (Rock On) Through The Night (for Harold Jasper/Regina)
  27. Savatage – Jesus Saves (for Jessie K./San Jose)
  28. Yngwie J. Malmsteen – Queen In Love (for DevilMusic66/Saskatoon)
  29. Faster Pussycat – Bathroom Wall (for Joeseph Greenbladt/Brandon)
  30. Dio – Sacred Heart (for Karen Husk/Minnesota)
  31. Motley Crue – Louder Than Hell (for Virginia L./Utah)
  32. Love/Hate – Don’t Fuck With Me (for prankster101/Ottawa)

The Riff with Jack Trash: 2020 Monsters Of Rock Cruise Special

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.