Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / St. Patrick’s Day New Rock & Metal Bonanza

Happy St. Patrick’s Day☘. This time, we party like a lepricon without the green beer. New rock and metal from Danko Jones, Rob Zombie, Hairbanger’s Ball, Tommy’s Rocktrip, Lesbian Bed Death, Arion, 3mind Blight, Mädhouse, Bloodbound, Steel Panther, The Relentless, Bedrokk and Friends, Tony Harnell, Two Minutes to Late Night, Manimal, Scar of the Sun, Sumo Cyco, Fierce Heart, Sonic Haven, SION, Thundermother, Orden Ogan, and Thrust! Regular segments “Take Cover💥” and the “Weekly Sting🐝,” Listener Requests, tons of classics, and much more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, on March 17th, 2021 (replayed on March 19th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / Metal Juno Awards & New Heaviness!

Rich Embury plays the 5 bands and a song from each of their nominated “Best Metal/Hard Music Album” at the 2021 JUNO AWARDS (Canada’s Grammys). Features Annihilator, Protest The Hero, Unleash The Archers, Vile Creature, and Kataklysm. The awards show has recently been moved to June 6th. Also, brand new rock and metal from Halestorm, Electric Mob, Temple Balls, WarCall, Dirty Honey, Eisbrecher, Juliet Ruin, The Dictators, Ross the Boss, Crowne, Cvlt Ov The Svn, Ricky Warwick, Daemon Grey, Butcher Babies, Magik, Liliac, Infinite Sin, Pistols at Dawn, Lovebites, The Treatment, Sweet Oblivion (Feat. Geoff Tate), Stormruler, Crash Midnight, and Skold! Plus regular weekly segments “Take Cover💥” and the “Weekly Sting🐝,” tons of classic rockers, and so much more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, on March 10th, 2021 (replayed on March 12th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / Classic ’80s Thrash Metal!

Rich Embury returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s rock and metal scene! This time we salute heavier classics from Thrash Metal bands of the ’80s. Music from Anthrax, Obsession, Mercyful Fate, Sanctuary, Omen, Raven, Manowar, Annihilator, Testament, Anvil, Exodus, and Sodom! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, March 7th, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, March 11th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / Mostly New S#*t! (Feb-Jun)

Rich Embury brings on the floodgates of NEW hard rock and heavy metal…both kinds of music!

Mostly NEW Music from Annisokay, Archetypes Collide, Arion, Black Tar Superstar, Cannon Hill, Einherjer, Epica, Evergrey, Evil Drive, Firing at the Sky, First to Eleven (Feat. Ten Second Songs), Frozen Crown, Hedra, Hootenanny Freaks, Icon Of Sin, Infinite Sin, Lamb Of God, Metalite, Mick Blankenship, Nervosa, No Resolve, Overdrivers, Reckless Velvet (Feat. Twizm Whyte Piece), Robin McAuley, Rock me Amadeus (Feat. Dee Snider), Ronnie Atkins, Sabaton, Sacred Oath, Seventh Crystal, Smith/Kotzen, Sunbomb (Feat. Tracii Guns & Michael Sweet), Suzi Quatro, The Dev, The Diamond Light, The End Machine, The Offspring, Thundermother, Todd La Torre (Queensryche), Veil Of Maya, Vexed, Bona Lisa, Bedrokk, and more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, on March 3rd, 2021 (replayed on March 5th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / Judas Priest, Blotto, Ratt & More!

Rich Embury returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s rock and metal scene! This time no ’70s though, so Rich goes full ’80s/’90s with riffage from AC/DC, Black Sabbath, Scorpions, Judas Priest, Poison, Iron Maiden, Blotto, Black ‘N Blue, Metallica, and Ratt! Also a Request from pure rocker Basjan for some late ’90s Calm (Rich’s old band). This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, February 28th, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, March 4th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / The Misfits, T-Rex, Fist & More!

Rich Embury returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90’s rock and metal scene! Rich goes a bit punky with tracks from The Misfits, The Stooges, and D.I., plus thrashes out with Slayer and Sepultura! Also, we get to rock out with KISS, Bob Segar & the Silver Bullet Band, Def Leppard, Scorpions, T-Rex, Bon Jovi, Headpins, Fist (Canada), and Detective too! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, February 21st, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, February 25th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / Hot New Metal, Cold Winters

Rich is here to warm you up, after weeks of icy arctic temperatures all over the northern hemisphere! Things heat up with a deluge of NEW hard rockers and headbangers from The Pretty Reckless, The Crown, Sumo Cyco, Myles Kennedy, Inglorious, Hall of the Elders, Gojira, Firstborne, Drift Into Black, Andrew W.K., Wildstreet, A Killer’s Confession, Gama Bomb, Madame Mayhem, Pop Evil, Pretty Addicted, Mammoth WVH, Skarlett Riot, Butcher Babies, Depths of Hatred, Jorn and more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, on February 17th, 2021 (replayed on February 19th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / Leatherwolf, Eagles, Rose Tattoo & More!

Rich returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s rock and metal scene! The Daytona 500 was rain-delayed, so what better way to fill the void, than pedal to the metal rockers from Cheap Trick, Styx, Stampeders, Leatherwolf, Sammy Hagar, Whitesnake, The Kinks, Eagles, Suzi Quatro, Tommy Shaw, Steve Miller Band, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, and Rose Tattoo! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, February 14th, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, February 18th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / New Metallic Wonderland

This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, a NEW metallic wonderland of mostly Brand NEW hard rock and heavy metal, from Cannibal Corpse, Temple Balls, Amorphis, Angelus Apatrida, Arion, Asphyx, BAEST, Bedrokk, Bloodbound, Capra, Cryptosis, Einherjer, Ektomorf, ERRA, Evergrey, Evile, Ghost Iris, Heart Healer, Icon Of Sin, Labyrinth, Metalite, Minefield, MotorJesus, Orden Ogan, Orbit Culture, Summoning The Lich, Tetrarch, The Metal Byrds, Tomahawk, Trial (SWE), Vola, Electric Boys, Sweet Oblivion, Infinite Sin, and more!

Also, regular segments TAKE COVER💥 and the WEEKLY STING🐝 return and much more! Get more info and follow Rich at richembury.rocks. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, on February 10th, 2021 (replayed on February 12th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / ZZ Top, Brownsville Station, Stampeders & More!

Rich Embury returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s rock and metal scene! No theme this week, but a bevy of beautiful classic power from ZZ Top, Survivor, Brownsville Station, April Wine, Legs Diamond, Red Rider, New York Dolls, James Gang, Stampeders, Prism, Chilliwack, and a Listener Request for Pantera! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, February 7th, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, February 11th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / 1981 Vs. 2021 – 40yrs of Rock & Metal

🔞🎸 This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, it’s a killer special entitled “1981 Vs. 2021: 40 Years of Rock & Metal!”

I will be spinning songs from 1981 releases (Vs. their 2021 or very recent releases) from Accept, Anvil, Blue Oyster Cult, Alice Cooper, Def Leppard, Sammy Hagar, Helix, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Krokus, Loudness, Motley Crue, Saxon, Michael Schenker Group, Van Halen, Riot, Joan Jett, and more! This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, February 3rd, 2021 (replayed on February 5th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / The Grunge Years

Rich returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s rock and metal scene! This time it’s a look at The Grunge Years of the early 1990s. Music from Smashing Pumpkins, Sonic Youth, Gruntruck, Nirvana, Soundgarden, TAD, Alice In Chains, Mother Love Bone, Stone Temple Pilots, My Sister’s Machine, Pearl Jam, Blind Melon, Mad Season, and Mudhoney! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, January 31st, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, February 4th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / 80’s Hard Rockers!

Rich returns with another flashback to the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s rock and metal scene! This time a look (er… Listen) at the 1980’s hard rock scene. Often called the era of “Hair Metal“. Whatever you call it, all the tracks are from 80’s bands like Y&T, Saxon, Kix, Motley Crue, Poison, Faster Pussycat, KISS, Black ‘N Blue and more!! Blast on the Aquanet and ooze yourself into those spandex for a good ‘ol trip in the rock n roll time machine! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, January 17th, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, January 24th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / New Metal Debauchery

🔞🎸 NEW METAL and hard rock from Joel Hoekstra’s 13, Accept, The Pretty Reckless, Firewind, The Harps, Humavoid, Michael Schenker Group, Brothers of Metal, Dread Sovereign, Saxon, Blue Oyster Cult, Eleine, Love and Death, Orianthi, Ninja Ability, Inglorious, Matt Guillory, Tense Machine, Metalite, Nervosa and More! Plus regular segments Take Cover💥 and the Weekly Sting🐝 (W.A.S.P. track of the week), as well as listener Requests, tons of Classics and so much more!! This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, January 20th, 2021 (replayed on January 22nd, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / Slade, Cheap Trick, T. Rex & more!

Rich Embury returns with another flashback to the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s rock and metal scene! This time, classics from Slade, Janis Joplin, Ramones, Jesus Christ Superstar Cast (Feat. Murray Head), Sweet, Budgie, Cheap Trick, The Cars, T. Rex, Electric Light Orchestra and more!! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, January 17th, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, January 21st, 2021).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / Metal Shinanigans & Andry Lagiou

🔞🎸 This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, special guest Andry Lagiou of The Harps, The Voice (Greece), plus Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins (“Pawn and Prophecy“) joins the show to debut her “Nightmare before Christmas” inspired holiday tune, “Harpy Christmas.” We also talk about her work with Mike Lepond (Symphony X), Women in the music industry and more!

In addition, usual segments Take Cover💥 and the Weekly Sting🐝, Live and Advanced listener Requests, plus righteous tuneage from Paul Laine, Tora Tora, Keel, Iron Maiden, Hericane Alice, Bona Lisa, Symphony X, Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins, Dead Quiet, Scorpions, Bobaflex, Unleash The Archers, Loudness, TNT, Sons Of Apollo, KISS, Ace Frehley and many more!!! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, January 13th, 2021 (replayed on January 15th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / April Wine, Axis, Goddo, Sweet & more!

Rich Embury’s Power Hour returns with another flashback to the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s rock and metal scene! This time, classics from April Wine, Axis (featuring Vinny Appice), Helix, Thundermug, The Runaways, Goddo, Fastway, Sweet, Black ‘N Blue, Triumph, Streetheart and more!! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, January 10th, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, January 14th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: The Strong & The Independent

🔞 This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, we delve into the “rich” and healthy INDEPENDENT hard rock and heavy metal scene! Hear a huge collection of indie and non-mainstream tracks from Juliet Ruin, Reality Suite, Bona Lisa, Infinite Sin, Blind Perception, The Metal Byrds, Changing Tymz, Bedrokk, Firing at the Sky, Dead Ritual, Bleed, Savior of Death, Honey Bone Rush, Promethium, Hedra, AxMinister, Given By the Flames, Rough ‘N’ Rude, Super Monster Party and more!

Also, the usual segments “Take Cover💥,” “Women On Wax🚺,” and “Weekly Sting🐝!” Plus Live and advanced Requests, peppered with some more familiar tunes as well! It’s 4 solid hours of “Everything that Rocks!” So don’t miss out! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, January 6th, 2021 (replayed on January 8th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour: Scorpions, Streetheart, Hawkwind & more!

Rich Embury’s Power Hour returns with more great rock & metal from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s! This time, unforgettable classics from Trooper, Scorpions, Frehley’s Comet, Streetheart, Rainbow, The Guess Who, Slave Raider, April Wine, Hawkwind and more!! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, January 3rd, 2021

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Hard Rock Classics & Requests

🔞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).