Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 returns with a spotlight on the 1980’s and the 1990’s hard rock scene (Also known as “Hair Metal“)! Tons of obscure tracks from bands like Y&T, Grim Reaper, Saints & Sinners, Sleeze Beez, Black ‘N Blue, Electric Angels, Blue Tears, Heavens Edge, Rough Cutt, Hurricane, Autograph, Junkyard, Odin, Tangier, Tora Tora, Malice, Steelheart, Love/Hate and more! Plus tracks from 80s/90s favs and MTV darlings like Helix, Faster Pussycat, Krokus, Saxon, Scorpions, Ugly Kid Joe, Slaughter, Firehouse, Cinderella, Van Halen and more too!
Rich pays tribute to recently fallen Brighton Rock singer Gerry McGhee (RIP), and the girls rock hard in this week’s “Clam Jam,” thanks to Girlschool, Vixen, Phantom Blue, Lita Ford, Lee Aaron and Wendy O. Williams! “Take Cover” features two different tributes of Badfinger, and Howlin’ Wolf, Sweet, Grand Slam/Thin Lizzy, Bad Company covers too! Don’t forget the 🐝”Weekly Sting” featuring a W.A.S.P. and much much more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, September 2nd, 2020 (replayed on September 4th, 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 a “King Hesh CD Spotlight” of Black Sabbath‘s self-titled debut album. Plus tributes to Robbin Crosby of Ratt and Sally Cato of Smashed Gladys, as well as “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Michael Schenker Fest, Enuff Z’Nuff, and Junkyard.
You’ll hear Black Sabbath‘s debut album in its entirety, in hour two, to celebrate the album’s 50th anniversary. Also King Hesh debuts Michael Schenker Fest‘s new single ‘The Beast in the Shadows‘, off the band’s latest studio album “Revelations“. Plus a brand new track from Enuff Z’Nuff entitled ‘Fatal Distraction‘ from their upcoming new album “Brainwashed Generation“, and a new single from Junkyard, ‘Pushed You Too Far‘, from their latest studio album “Old Habits Die Hard“. Also a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Slayer to celebrate front man Tom Araya‘s 59th birthday and guitarist Kerry King‘s 56th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, June 5th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, June 8th, 2020.