6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca: Dark & Moody Metal

I was hoping to speak to one of my friends in Italy, but things are rough for them right now. So I will be playing some of the darkest, most depressing music I can find to go with my mood, mixed with a handful of bright, shiny songs to match my life. You got nothing better to do!!!! Music from Grey Skies Fallen, Drift Into Black, Spiritual Sickness, October Thorns, Type O Negative, Living Colour, James Labrie, Devin Townsend and more. This episode of 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio March 17th, 2020.

6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca: Prog-Metal Bonanza

No guest tonight, just great Prog Metal!! Music from Devin Townsend, Icefish, James Labrie, Pain of Salvation, Savatage, and MORE!! This episode of 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio January 7th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3: New Metal Round-Up II

It’s nearly -30 Celsius here in Saskatoon during this show this week, so ALL SYSTEMS GO! Let’s warm up with another “New Metal Round-up“! Brand NEW hard rock and heavy metal from Queensryche, Within Temptation (Feat. Anders Friden), Toque, Bedlem​, Kalidia​, Owl Company, Aftermath​, All Hail The Yeti, Nita Strauss​, BillyBio​, Amongst the Giants​, Dire Peril, TrollWar, P.O.D., Warkings, Brothers of Metal, The Three Tremors (Feat. Tim ‘Ripper’ Owens, Sean Peck & Harry Conklin), KOSM​, Memphis May Fire​, Cryptopsy​, Nanowar Of Steel, Last Union​ (Feat. James LaBrie​), Atria​, Einherjer, Wrath​ and more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio November 16th, 2018.

6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca: Matt Guillory

This week Paul is joined by progressive metal keyboardist Matt Guillory. Matt has played with James Labrie (of Dream Theater) on his solo albums and is on the show to promote his own NEW solo music. Matt’s recent releases include single “Inside” (In heavy rotation here at Pure Rock Radio) and the world broadcast premiere of brand new single “Wake Up Call” here on the show! This episode of 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Tuesday, January 9th, 2018.

6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca: To The Sixth Degree

Paul LaPlaca is back with another great week of great classics, hard rock and metal. Tune in to find out how many great bands are related to Paul by Six Degrees of Separation. Music this week from Styx, Ozzy Osbourne, Damn Yankees, Night Ranger, Sons Of Apollo, Icefish, Matt Guillory, Yngwie J. Malmsteen, Symphony X, Nevermore, Devin Townsend Project, Steve Vai, Ark, Voyager, James LaBrie, Cloud Kicker, Teseract, and Lemur Voice. This episode of 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Tuesday, December 12th, 2017.