Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: (even more) Holiday Rockers & New Metal

🎅🏼🎄🔞This week Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 continues the Christmas Rock & Metal + New Metal, with “Holiday Rockers & New Metal Part 2!” Holiday rockers from Sin City Sinners, Rock Sugar, Lee Aaron, Sammy Hagar & The Circle, Red Voodoo, Blind Guardian, Syteria and Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins among others!

Metal and Hard Rock (including TONS of new music) from CueStack (Feat. David Hasselhoff), Helix, Arion, Butcher Babies, Bad Dog Bad, Darkenside, Bona Lisa, Horror Dance Squad, Front Line Assembly, Fragments Of Sorrow, Fireflight, Chaos Doctrine plus a TON more! Regular segment “Take Cover💥” features tributes by Cowgirls From Hell, Toque, In This Moment, Metal Church, The Dirty Youth, Dead Sara, Todd La Torre and more! The ladies of rock and metal are back in “Women On Wax🚺” thanks to Avril Lavigne (Feat. Marilyn Manson), Band-Maid, Hellcats, Frantic Amber, The Nearly Deads, Once Human and Girlschool! the “Weekly Sting🐝” features a track from W.A.S.P. album “Unholy Terror!” Also lots of Classic rock, Requests and usual fun! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, December 23rd, 2020 (replayed on December 25th, 2020).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Holiday Rockers & New Metal

🔞🎅🏼 Rich Embury is back with only a week until Christmas, and Hanukkah in full effect, by mixing in Hard Rock and Heavy Metal holiday tunes from Owl Stretching (Feat. Jason Bieler), Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Anvil, Small Town Titans, Steel Panther, L.A. Guns, Upon Wings and Majestica, to get us in the spirit of the season! Also NEW releases from Phil Campbell and the Bastard Sons, Ill Nino, Todd La Torre (Queensryche), Rich Davis, DeathOrchestra, Jason Bieler & The Von Bielski Orchestra, Alice Cooper, The Edge of Reason, Ronnie Atkins and Chris Steven. TONS of advanced ( and live requests (Chat etc.) for Saga, Iron Maiden, Yes, Poison and more!

Regular segment Women On Wax🚺 featuring the Women of rock and metal has all-new tracks from Crystal Viper, September Mourning, Maid Of Ace and Skarlett Riot. The Take Cover💥 section of the show features covers & tributes from Volbeat, Vince Neil, Toque, Nirvana, Kick Axe, Poison, Powerwolf (Requested) and Five Finger Death Punch remix. This week’s Weekly Sting🐝 goes back in the W.A.S.P.‘s discography, with a song from “The Last Command.” Forget the strife and vitriol of the times and give your soul a refill. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, December 16th, 2020 (replayed on December 18th, 2020).

The Riff with Jack Trash: 2020 X-MAS Special

It’s The Riff with Jack Trash X-mas Special, and we laid the Yule log to great Christmas tunes by Lemmy Kilmister (Motörhead), Ronnie James Dio, Stryper, Twisted Sister, Eric Martin (Mr. Big), Iron Maiden and more!! There’s also a special holiday wish to you all by David Coverdale (Whitesnake)! Tune it in and Turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, December 17th, 2020

6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca: Chris Caffery (Savatage/T.S.O.)

6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca returns with Holiday music and a chat with special guest, and guitar legend, Chris Caffery (Trans-Siberian Orchestra/Savatage/Spirits Of Fire). They discuss tours together, hilarious John Macaluso stories from the road, memories of David Z., how Covid-19 has effected Trans-Siberian Orchestra, the upcoming T.S.O. Livestream ( on December 18th, 2020, and much more. Don’t miss out on this super informative conversation and Christmas/Hanukkah music to get you in the spirit! This episode of 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio December 15th, 2020.

6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca: Joel Hoekstra

It’s a Christmas Eve celebration, with great rock & metal holiday music!! Paul also welcomes special guest, and guitar virtuoso Joel Hoekstra, from Whitesnake, Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO), Cher, Night Ranger, Joel Hoekstra’s 13 and many more!! This holiday episode of 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio December 24th, 2019.

6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca: TW Durfy & Seth Diamond

It’s the 6 Degrees “Holiday Special” this week featuring Christmas and Hanukkah tunes. Also guitarist T.W. Durfy from Wizards Of Winter comes on the show for a fun chat, along with Seth Diamond of Gods Of Fire to talk about G.O.F. holiday releases “Here Comes Krampus” and “Hanukkah Gone Metal.” Music from Stephen Pearcy (w/Tracii Guns, Bob Kulick, Billy Sheehan & Gregg Bissonette), Gods Of Fire, Twisted Sister, Lemmy (w/Billy Gibbons & Dave Grohl), Jeff Scott Soto (w/Bruce & Bob Kulick, Chris Wyse, Ray Luzier), Wizards Of Winter, The Great Kat, Prophecy and Type O Negative! This episode of 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Tuesday, December 19th, 2017.