This time on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, TONS of NEW hard rock & metal from Accept, Bona Lisa, Crobot, AC/DC, Small City Blues, The Killin’ Floor Project, White Rabbit, Killer Be Killed, Amaranthe, DGM, Kataklysm, South Of Salem, Stryper, Among The Ruined, Benediction, Blind Perception, Wildstreet, Rev Theory, The Sonic Overlords, Small Town Titans and MORE!
Plus weekly segments DEMOLITION SPOTLIGHT🚨 featuring Austin, Texas rockers The Metal Byrds, and the WEEKLY STING🐝 featuring two W.A.S.P. tracks from “The Crimson Idol!” Also, TAKE COVER💥 has tributes from Death Angel (Queen/David Bowie), Gypsy Pistoleros (Cher), Slayer (Iron Butterfly), Indiscipline (Danzig), The Donnas (Motley Crue) and Folk Healer (David Bowie). The Women of rock and metal return with W.O.W.- WOMEN ON WAX🚺 thanks to all-female bands Nervosa, Meanstreak, Junkyard Lipstick, L7, Blue Ruin and Lovebites! In addition, lots of classic rock and metal goodies, live REQUESTS and more! Wanna be part of the show each week? Join the Live chat room and/or Discord every Wednesday nite. Go to http://richembury.rocks for times in your area. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, October 14th, 2020 (replayed on October 16th, 2020)
This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, It’s celebration time🎉🥳! Your illustrious host is turning half a century?! To celebrate…or to mourn maybe, Rich will be spinning “FIFTY FOR 50!” That’s right, 50 songs from the soundtrack of his life, including songs from releases dropped in Rich’s birth year (1970) from The Doors, Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple, Uriah Heep, Spooky Tooth, The Guess Who and David Bowie!
No regular segments this week, but LOTS of killer tunes also from KISS (duh!), Motley Crue, Ratt, Twisted Sister, AC/DC, Accept, Anvil, Raven, Soundgarden, Black ‘N Blue, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Helix, Pantera, Quiet Riot, Kick Axe and many more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, September 23rd, 2020 (replayed on September 25th, 2020).
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 KING HESH CD SPOTLIGHT to celebrate the 30th year anniversary of JUDAS PRIEST‘s “Painkiller” album. Plus “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from STRYPER and FATES WARNING.
During hour two, you’ll hear JUDAS PRIEST’s “Painkiller” album in its entirety from front to back with no interruptions on the album’s 30th year anniversary. As well as a debut from STRYPER, their new single ‘Do Unto Others‘, off their newly released studio album “Even The Devil Believes” and a new single from FATES WARNING entitled “Scars” from their forthcoming studio album “Long Day Good Night“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of W.A.S.P. to celebrate front man BLACKIE LAWLESS‘s 64th birthday this week. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, September 4th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, September 7th, 2020.
Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on the Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the 70’s to present!!! Rock and Metal from Genesis, Metallica, Van Halen, Queen, Quiet Riot, Ted Nugent, Rush, Primus, The Who, Tool, Judas Priest, Humble Pie and more! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio July 26th, 2020.
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).
Kober returns with another metallic episode of Meathook Metal! Headbangers from Torque, Bolt Thrower, God Dethroned, Exodus, Judas Priest, Cradle of Filth, Phosgene, Deicide, CHAKA, Parkway Drive, Power Trip, Slayer and West of Hell! This episode of Meat-Hook Metal originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio June 18th, 2020.
Rich Embury goes old school on this week’s podcast! Classic Rock and Metal from the 1970’s, 1980’s and 1990’s! Music from Jackyl, UFO, Suzi Quatro, Blue Oyster Cult, Armored Saint, House Of Lords, Def Leppard, The Cars, Dio, The Sweet, Shotgun Messiah, Styx, Kick Axe, Toronto, Badlands, Streetheart, Y&T, Roxx Gang, Toto, Metallica, Heavy Metal Kids, Guns N’ Roses and many more! Also REQUESTS for Steelheart (for Gator in chat – USA), Ratt (for DickWicked in chat – Canada), Iron Maiden (for Jorge Caceres in Whatsapp – Mexico), and Deep Purple (for Victor in chat – Argentina). This week’s “Take Cover” section features a REQUEST (from RockWiz in chat – USA) for Salty Dog doing the Howlin’ Wolf blues classic, plus Girl (featuring Phil Collen of Def Leppard & Phil Lewis of L.A. Guns) and Anthrax, both doing a KISS track each. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, June 3rd, 2020 and replayed June 5th, 2020.
Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the 70’s to present!!! Rock and Metal from Cream, Judas Priest, Megadeth, Ozzy Osbourne, Sepultura, Van Halen, Rainbow, Nazareth, Scorpions and more! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio May 31st, 2020.
Kober returns with another headbangin’, fist pumpin’, punch your friend episode of Meathook Metal! Heavy F’n Metal from Sacrifice, Celtic Frost, Anthrax, Exodus, Slayer, D.R.I., Death Angel, Annihilator and more! This episode of Meat-Hook Metal originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio May 28th, 2020.
This week on The Riff with Jack Trash we’ll take you thru the entire decade of decadence (aka the Eighties) in 2 hours!! Tune it in and Turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, May 21st, 2020.
The Riff with Jack Trash returns with special guest and friend of the show David Ellefson of Megadeth. We talk new song, the great things he’s doing for the kids, and James Bond the Rockstar!! We’ve also got new songs from Ron Keel Band and Marishi Ten, so Tune it in and Turn it Up!!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, April 30th, 2020.
Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on the Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the 70’s to present!!! Rock and Metal from Helmet, Judas Priest, Krokus, Def Leppard, Frank Marino and Mahogany Rush, Camel, Van Halen, Triumph, Soundgarden, Faith No More, Iron Maiden, Pearl Jam, The Eagles, Stone Temple Pilots and more!! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio April 19th, 2020.
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.
A blend of old-school, new-school and other language school! Classic material from acts like Scavenger, The Kids and Judas Priest get together with recent stuff from Nightwish, Magg Dylan and Powerwolf and finally acts like Heidevolk, Sortilège and Azrael provide the metal in non-English format! This episode of Belgian Metal Shredder On Air originally aired on Pure Rock Radio February 28th, 2020.
A mengeling van old-school, new-school en andere taal school! Klassiek materiaal van bands zoals Scavenger, The Kids en Judas Priest komt samen met recent materiaal van Nightwish, Magg Dylan en Powerwolf en uiteindelijke brengen acts zoals Heidevolk, Sortilège en Azrael de metal in niet-Engels formaat! Deze aflevering van Belgian Metal Shredder werd oorspronkelijk uitgezonden op Pure Rock Radio 28 February 2020.
Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on the Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the 70’s to present!!! Rock and Metal from Black Sabbath, Ozzy Osbourne, Sepultura, Soundgarden, Tiamat, Manfred Mann’s Earth Band, Judas Priest, Rush and more. Plus LIVE songs from Alice In Chains, Cream, Humble Pie, Metallica, Paul McCartney and Wings and more! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio February 23rd, 2020.
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.
- Judas Priest – Some Heads Are Gonna Roll (for Diane/Toronto)
- Baton Rouge – Baby’s So Cool (for Qwest521/Germany)
- Ozzy Osbourne – Little Dolls (for Rockwiz/USA)
- KISS – Radar For Love (for Ubiquitous/Wales)
- Great White – Mista Bone (for Disco/British Columbia)
- Guns N’ Roses – Pretty Tied Up (for OU812-22/Winnipeg)
- Rainbow – Stargazer (for Victor/Argentina)
- Mama’s Boys – Mama Were All Crazee Now (for Kent Black/Hampstead, UK)
- Van Halen – Jamie’s Cryin’ (for Jackson420/Oregon)
- Thin Lizzy – Killer On The Loose (for Brad K./Virginia)
- Dokken – Prisoner (for Don707/Massachusetts)
- Fastway – Say What You Will (for Reece/Wyoming)
- Valentine – Runnin’ On Luck Again (for Candice D./Florida)
- Sleeze Beez – Raise A Little Hell (for Zed68/Reno)
- Ace Frehley – New York Groove (for Ghana69/New York)
- David Lee Roth – Goin’ Crazy (for Justice/Colorado)
- Slade – Run Runaway (for Jerry/Arizona)
- Def Leppard – Rock! Rock! (Til You Drop) (for Lotsalotsa/Mexico)
- Iron Maiden – Run To The Hills (for Destiny/Las Vegas)
- Queensryche – Jet City Woman (for itsallblack2me/Alaska)
- Warrant – Love In Stereo (for Camptresco99/Billings, MT)
- Firehouse – Shake & Tumble (for Tanis/Austria)
- Triumph – Follow Your Heart (for Wess L./Manchester, UK)
- Sebastian Bach – Rock N Roll Is a Vicious Game (for Unidentified email)
- UFO – Lights Out (for Bob Welsch/North Carolina)
- Icon – (Rock On) Through The Night (for Harold Jasper/Regina)
- Savatage – Jesus Saves (for Jessie K./San Jose)
- Yngwie J. Malmsteen – Queen In Love (for DevilMusic66/Saskatoon)
- Faster Pussycat – Bathroom Wall (for Joeseph Greenbladt/Brandon)
- Dio – Sacred Heart (for Karen Husk/Minnesota)
- Motley Crue – Louder Than Hell (for Virginia L./Utah)
- Love/Hate – Don’t Fuck With Me (for prankster101/Ottawa)
Valentine’s Day Edition! Love, heartache, obsession, sex & gloryholes! We make love with bands like Judas Priest, WASP, Type O Negative, Steel Panther and Rammstein but there’s also Belgian love from WildHeart, Scarved and Beyond The Labyrinth! This episode of Belgian Metal Shredder On Air originally aired on Pure Rock Radio February 14th, 2020.
Valentijnsdageditie! Liefde, hartzeer, obsessie, seks en gloryholes! We bedrijven de liefde met bands zoals Judas Priest, WASP, Type O Negative, Steel Panther en Rammstein maar er is ook Belgische liefde van WildHeart, Scarved en Beyond The Labyrinth! Deze aflevering van Belgian Metal Shredder werd oorspronkelijk uitgezonden op Pure Rock Radio 14 February 2020.
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.