KING HESH: Painkiller (Judas Priest) Turns 30!

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.

Rock N Roll Journey: July 26th, 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.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: That was THEN…This is NOW!

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).

Meathook Metal: Exodus/Deicide/Chaka & more!

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’s R3TR0GRAD3: 70’s, 80’s & 90’s Classix

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.

Rock N Roll Journey: May 31st, 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.

Meathook Metal: Kober’s Highschool Metal Favs!

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.

The Riff with Jack Trash: The 80’s

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: David Ellefson of Megadeth

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.

Rock N Roll Journey: Helmet/Soundgarden/Van Halen/The Eagles & more!

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.

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.

Belgian Metal Shredder: Old, New & Language School (English)

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.

Belgian Metal Shredder: Old, New & Language School (Dutch/Nederlandse)

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.

Rock N Roll Journey: Alice In Chains/Humble Pie/Sepultura & more!

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.

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)

Belgian Metal Shredder: Valentine’s Day Special (English)

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.

Belgian Metal Shredder: Valentijnsdag Special (Dutch/Nederlandse)

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.

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.

King Hesh: Ozzy Osbourne/Queensryche/Annihilator 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, Queensryche, and Annihilator as well as a “BIG F*CK YOU” to the Music (Rock N Roll) Hall Of Fame for snubbing Judas Priest and Motorhead.

King Hesh debuts Ozzy Osbourne‘s new single featuring Elton John entitled ‘Ordinary Man‘, the title track off his forthcoming studio album. Also a new single from Queensryche, ‘Inner Unrest‘, off the band’s recently released album “The Verdict“, and a new song from Canadian thrashers Annihilator, ‘Psycho Ward‘, off their soon-to-be-released album “Ballistic, Sadistic“.Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Queensryche to celebrate singer Geoff Tate‘s 61st birthday this past week. Plus 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, January 17th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, January 20th, 2020.

Rock N Roll Journey: December 22nd, 2019

Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on the Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the 70’s to present!!! Music from Black Sabbath, Faith No More, Thin Lizzy, UFO, Krokus, Judas Priest, King Crimson, Rush, Tool, Pink Floyd, Iron Maiden, John Lennon, Paul McCartney and Wings and more!! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio December 22nd, 2019.