Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: This Week… & Blind Perception

Back with another themed edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3! This time, Rich plays music from albums, released This Week In Rock History, and there are a lot! Tons of KISS albums dropped this week in history, like ‘Lick It Up,’ Asylum,’ ‘Crazy Nights,’ and the four Solo Albums! We’ll hear tunes from all (except Peter’s solo). Also albums from Kix, Fight, Motorhead, King Diamond, Scorpions, Twisted Sister, Triumph, Megadeth, Lizzy Borden, Anthrax, Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Dokken, Down, Bon Jovi, and a two album releases from Guns N’ Roses the same day, this week in rock history.

The Demolition Spotlight🚨 features bluesy hard rockers Blind Perception. Also the regular segments Take Cover💥 featuring bands doing other bands, and the Weekly Sting🐝 featuring a random W.A.S.P. song from their massive catalogue! The Women of rock and metal are featured as always in the newly renamed segment W.O.W. – Women On Wax🚺! This time, ALL the bands are 100% Female, which includes Ivy Crown, Level C, Nobro, Lovebites, The Agony and Ice Age! As always, Requests and so much more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, September 16th, 2020 (replayed on September 18th, 2020).

King Hesh: Rockin’ Patriotic Independence Day

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 very special Rockin’ Patriotic “Independence Day” Edition. In celebration of July 4th here in the U.S.A. and Canada Day (July 1st) to our brethren up north, the King breaks out the patriotic, bitchin’ tunes. Get your party rockin’ with killer patriotic tunes from David Lee Roth, Stryper, Def Leppard, Motley Crue, Vinnie Vincent Invasion, Alice Cooper, W.A.S.P., KISS, Drivin N Cryin, White Lion, Van Halen, Britny Fox, Tora Tora, Lizzy Borden, Helix and much more. Plus a special “Patriotic Six Pack Thrash Attack” in celebration of July 4th. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, July 3rd, 2020 and replayed on Monday, July 6th, 2020.

KING HESH: Hesh-mas Christmas Special

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode King Hesh continues his end of the year themed shows with the annual “Hesh-mas Christmas” special!!!

Featuring your favorite hesh artists performing rockin’ renditions of Christmas classics and some original rockin’ festive tunes. Including Holiday songs from awesome vocalists like Ronnie James Dio, Rob Halford, Jani Lane, Blaze Bayley, Geoff Tate, King Diamond, Jeff Scott Soto and other rockin’ Christmas renditions from Twisted Sister, AC/DC, Stryper, Alice Cooper, Dokken, Helix, L.A. Guns, Danger Danger, Lizzy Borden, Every Mother’s Nightmare, Steel Panther, Enuff Z’Nuff and much much more. MERRY CHRISTMAS DUDES!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio December 20th, 2019 and replayed on Monday, December 23rd, 2019.

6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca: Ira Black

It’s an evening of extreme and diverse metal this week on 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca, with the one and only Ira Black!! Dark Sky Choir, Dokken, Lizzy Borden, I Am Morbid, Vicious Rumours… who HASN’T Ira Black played with?!! This episode of 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio December 17th, 2019.

KING HESH: Thanksgiving Killer Covers Special

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode King Hesh continues the year-end of themed shows with the annual Thanksgiving “Killer Covers” Special.

As we give thanks during the holiday season, King Hesh gives thanks for the classic music and artists before the “Era Of Hair” with an entire show of covers. You’ll hear your favorite 80’s metal artists doing renditions of classic music including a cover of ‘Saturday Night Special‘ from Tesla, a cover of Jefferson Airplane‘s ‘White Rabbit’ by Lizzy Borden, Bulletboys rendition of ‘For the Love of Money‘ originally done by The O’Jays, Metal Church‘s cover of Deep Purple‘s ‘Highway Star‘, White Lion‘s rendition of Golden Earring‘s ‘Radar Love‘, Judas Priest‘s cover of Chuck Berry‘s ‘Johnny B. Goode‘, among many other killer covers. Plus a special “Birthday Hesh Block” of Anthrax covers to celebrate drummer Charlie Benante‘s 57th birthday. Also special “Six Pack Thrash Attack” and “Bitchin’ Flashback” segments. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio November 29th, 2019 and replayed on Monday, December 2nd, 2019.

KING HESH: Patriotic Independence Day Edition

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 very special patriotic “Independence Day” edition!!

In celebration of July 4th, King Hesh breaks out the patriotic bitchin’ tunes from the “Era Of Hair”. Get your party rockin’ with killer patriotic tunes from DAVID LEE ROTH, STRYPER, DEF LEPPARD, MOTLEY CRUE, VINNIE VINCENT INVASION, ALICE COOPER, W.A.S.P., DRIVIN’ N’ CRYIN‘, KISS, VAN HALEN, BRITNY FOX, TORA TORA, LIZZY BORDEN, and much more. Plus a special patriotic “Six Pack Thrash Attack” in celebration of July 4th. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio June 28th, 2019.

KING HESH: 30 Years of FAITH NO MORE’s ‘The Real Thing!’

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode “King Hesh Celebrates” the 30 year anniversary of FAITH NO MORE‘s breakthrough album “The Real Thing“. Plus “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from MICHAEL SCHENKER FEST and SACRED REICH.

King Hesh plays tracks throughout the show from FAITH NO MORE’s “The Real Thing” to celebrate the album’s 30 year anniversary. Plus two debuts on tonight’s show, one from MICHAEL SCHENKER FEST, for the song ‘Rock Steady‘, from their upcoming album “Revelation“, and the other from SACRED REICH, the title track from their forthcoming release “Awakening“. Also King Hesh takes another spin from NWOBHM band DIAMOND HEAD with new single ‘Death By Design‘, from the band’s latest album “The Coffin Train“. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of LIZZY BORDEN to celebrate the band’s namesake 56th birthday. 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 June 21st, 2019.

KING HESH: L.A. Guns/Lizzy Borden/Red Dragon Cartel

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 L.A. GUNS, LIZZY BORDEN, and RED DRAGON CARTEL.

L.A. GUNS new song ‘Rage’ is off their new studio album “The Devil You Know”. Also a new single from LIZZY BORDEN, ‘Obsessed With You’, off his latest studio album “My Midnight Things”, and a new track from RED DRAGON CARTEL(featuring guitarist Jake E. Lee), ‘Speedbag’, off the band’s sophomore album “Patina”. Also a “Birthday Hesh Block” of IRON MAIDEN to commemorate late drummer Clive Burr‘s birthday [R.I.P. – died on 03/12/13]. 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, March 8th, 2019.

KING HESH: Hesh-mas X-mas Special

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode King Hesh continues with a series of themed shows to wrap up 2018. The King brings his annual “Hesh-mas” Christmas Special. Featuring your favorite hesh artists performing rockin’ renditions of Christmas classics and some original rockin’ festive tunes. Including Christmas songs from awesome vocalists like RONNIE JAMES DIO, ROB HALFORD, JANI LANE, BLAZE BAYLEY, GEOFF TATE, LANA LANE, JEFF SCOTT SOTO and other rockin’ Christmas renditions from TWISTED SISTER, AC/DC, STRYPER, ALICE COOPER, DOKKEN, HELIX, L.A. GUNS, WINGER, DANGER DANGER, LIZZY BORDEN and much much more. MERRY CHRISTMAS DUDES!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio December 21st, 2018.

KING HESH: July 4th Rockin’ Patriotic Independence Day

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This week a special July 4th rockin’ Patriotic Independence Day edition of the show. The King breaks out patriotic metal tunes from the “Era Of Hair”, as we celebrate the Fourth Of July. You’ll hear Vinnie Vincent Invasion, Kiss, Judas Priest, Britny Fox, Danger Danger, Def Leppard, Drivin’ N Cryin’, Stryper, Motley Crue, Alice Cooper, Lizzy Borden and much, much more. This will also include a special “Patriotic Six-Pack Thrash Attack” segment. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio July 6th, 2018.

KING HESH: Doro Pesch/Lizzy Borden/Queensryche

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 German metal queen Doro Pesch and Lizzy Borden. King Hesh debuts the new single from Doro Pesch entitled ‘All For Metal‘ from her upcoming double disc studio album “Forever Warriors, Forever United“. Also another new song from Lizzy Borden, ‘The Scar Across My Heart‘, from his new studio album “My Midnight Things“. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Queensryche to celebrate guitarist Chris DeGarmo and drummer Scott Rockenfield‘s 55th birthdays. 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 June 15th, 2018.

KING HESH: DIO Tribute/LIZZY BORDEN/TNT

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode features a select few tracks from Dio‘s career to honor singer Ronnie James Dio‘s 8th year anniversary since his death from cancer. As well as “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Lizzy Borden and TNT. King Hesh debuts a new single from Lizzy Borden entitled ‘Long May They Haunt Us‘, a song from their upcoming album “My Midnight Things”. Also a new song from Norwegian rockers TNT, ‘We’re Gonna Make It‘, from their forthcoming album “XIII” with new lead singer Baol Bardot Bulsara. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Iron Maiden to celebrate singer Paul DiAnno‘s 60th birthday. 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 May 18th, 2018.