Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Fifty for 50!

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).

The Riff with Jack Trash: Marc Labelle of Dirty Honey

The Riff with Jack Trash is back with special guest Marc Labelle of Dirty Honey. We Talk music, Tom Brady, and getting tackled by Cuba Gooding Jr. We’ve got new music from The Pretty Reckless and Sons Of Silver ,and feature our Rock n Rollympics band Motley Crue. Tune it in and Turn it Up!!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, July 9th, 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.

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.

King Hesh: L.A. Guns/Stephen Pearcy/Janet Gardner 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 L.A. Guns, Stephen Pearcy, and Janet Gardner (ex-Vixen).

King Hesh debuts a new track from L.A. Guns (feat. Tracii Guns and Phil Lewis) entitled ‘Let You Down‘. Also a new single from Stephen Pearcy called ‘All That I Want‘, and a new song from Janet Gardner, ‘Talk To Myself‘, featuring husband/musician Justin James. All the tracks debuting tonight were recorded during the Covid-19 quarantine. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Motley Crue to celebrate guitarist Mick Mars‘ 69th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, May 8th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, May 11th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Mitch Perry

The Riff with Jack Trash returns with special guest Mitch Perry. We talk new record, Ultimate Jam Night, and playing with Cher. We’ve also got new music from Marishi Ten, a request for Fates Warning and much more. Tune it in and turn it up!!! Get to know your neighbors. This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, April 23rd, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Classic Rock, Requests & Metal Fun!

Still locked in? Rich has the cure! Joined by his son Jaron, Rich spins fun classics from Motley Crue, Def Leppard, Slayer, Armored Saint, Ozzy Osbourne, Deep Purple, Iron Maiden, Quiet Riot, Ace Frehley, Dio, Platinum Blonde, Valentine, Skid Row and Accept. Also, live REQUESTS from the chat and social media for Alice In Chains, Thin Lizzy, Soundgarden, In This Moment, Tool, Mercyful Fate, Charger, Danzig, AC/DC, Avenged Sevenfold, Kick Axe, Gwar, Slade, Carcass, Rush, Babylon A.D., Deep Purple, I Prevail and Megadeth. The “Cover Songs of the Week” from Therion (doing Mercyful Fate), Saigon Kick (doing David Bowie), Seven Kingdoms (doing Heart) and Sons Of Apollo (doing Van Halen). Plus much more uncensored insanity, in this extended 4+ hour edition! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, April 8th, 2020 and replayed April 10th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Hard Rock & Metal Cover Songs

Rich has you “Covered” on this edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3! Four solid hours of hard rock and heavy metal Tributes and Cover Songs! Rocked-up editions of Simon & Garfunkel, Dolly Parton, Scorpions, Metallica, Dio, ZZ Top, Savatage, Anthrax, April Wine, Queen, Steppenwolf, Deep Purple, Motley Crue, AC/DC, Patti Smith Group, Pink Floyd and a ton more!! Fun classics, redone by a range of rock and metal bands like Adjacent To Nothing, Voivod, Primus, Amon Amarth, Iron Maiden, Whiskey Six, Powerman 5000, Fatal Embrace, Headstones, Heaven Below, Kobra and the Lotus, Arch Enemy, Tesla, Jorn, Dark Sky Choir, Moonlight Desires, In This Moment, Iced Earth, Ratt, Asking Alexandria, Keel, Bobaflex and many more!! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, February 19th, 2020 and replayed February 24th, 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)

BMS On Air: Friday the 13th – English Version

Alice Cooper kicks off this Friday 13th episode and then acts like Burning Witches, Nightwish and Mötley Crüe join the fray along with some awesome Egyptian black metal and Italian thrash metal! But of course, Belgian acts like Cellar Twins, Aktarum, Demenzia Mortis and Beyond Our Sight provide the usual tricolored fun! This episode of Belgian Metal Shredder On Air originally aired on Pure Rock Radio December 13th, 2019.

Belgian Metal Shredder: Vrijdag de 13e – Nederlandse Versie

Alice Cooper start deze vrijdag de 13de aflevering en daarna doen bands zoals Burning Witches, Nightwish en Mötley Crüe mee aan de leute samen met wat machtige Egyptische black metal en Italiaanse thrash metal. Maar natuurlijk bieden Belgische artiesten zoals Cellar Twins, Aktarum, Demenzia Mortis en Beyond Our Sight het typische tricolore plezier! Deze aflevering van Belgian Metal Shredder werd oorspronkelijk uitgezonden op Pure Rock Radio 13 December 2019.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Dec. 5th, 2019

Today we are adlibbing on the run, as The Riff with Jack Trash radio show returns. We had a fantastic conversation with Richard Black of Shark Island ready to go and then an iPhone update happened and wiped out the interview before it could be saved UUUGGGGHHHH!! We are hoping to get Richard back very soon. In the meantime, We are going to talk about the worst kept secret in Rock n Roll that has finally become official. We’ll play some new Shark Island and new Quiet Riot, and feature this week’s “Wall of Fame” Nominees Mr. Big, Warrant and (MSG) Michael Schenker Group + McAuley Schenker Group and much more!! Tune it in and Turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, December 5th, 2019.

Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3: Classic Rock Edition & Requests

This week it’s a 4 hour All-Classic Rock edition of the show! Plus a TON of live and advanced Requests for today’s theme of 1970’s, 1980’s and early 1990’s Classic Rock via Facebook (richembury.rocks), the chat room and the website request section. Played some obscure favs and popular classics from The Crazy World of Arthur Brown, ZZ Top, Motley Crue, Frehley’s Comet, Elf, Slade, Ozzy Osbourne, Ramones, Chilliwack, April Wine, 220 Volt, Twisted Sister, Rough Cutt, Styx, Britny Fox, Kim Mitchell, Tom Petty, Cinderella, The Doors, L.A. Guns and more!

There were live REQUESTS for Dokken, Nazareth, Krokus, Helix, UFO, Thin Lizzy, Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith, Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, Y&T and AC/DC from the website’s (anonymous) automated request system. Plus A LOT more REQUESTS for Suzi Quatro (for Brandy in Texas), Cheap Trick (for Rick in Calgary), Ratt (for Jill in North Carolina), Molly Hatchet and Deep Purple (for Victor in Argentina), Dio (for Justice in Portland), Jefferson Starship (for Chrissy in Florida) and Black ‘N Blue (for Jim in Victoria)! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, November 20th, 2019 and replayed November 25th, 2019.

Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3: Horror Author PETE ALTIERI + Halloween Goodies!

This week horror author, podcaster and metal musician Pete Altieri joins the show, at the top of the 2nd hour! Plus a spooky, extended, fun-filled edition of Halloween inspired hard rock and heavy metal throughout. Music from: Alice Cooper, Black Sabbath, F.K.Ü., Sabaton, Exciter, The 69 Eyes, Metal Mirror, Halloween (Detroit), Necrophagia, 3 Inches of Blood, Headstones, Grim Reaper, GWAR, King Diamond, Kobra and the Lotus, Lordi, Rob Zombie, Possessed, Slayer, Twisted Sister, Venom, Motley Crue, Helloween and more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, October 30th, 2019 and replayed November 4th, 2019.

KING HESH: Moscow Peace Festival 30th Anniversary

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode we celebrate the 30 Year Anniversary of the “Moscow Music Peace Festival“. Also “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from MICHAEL SCHENKER FEST, STEEL PANTHER, and ROXY BLUE.

Throughout the show we’ll hear live music from OZZY OSBOURNE, SCORPIONS, BON JOVI, MOTLEY CRUE, CINDERELLA, SKID ROW, and GORKY PARK, who all performed at the “Moscow Music Peace Festival” back in 1989.
Also on tap, King Hesh debuts the new song from MICHAEL SCHENKER FEST, ‘Sleeping With The Light On‘ off the band’s forthcoming studio album “Revelation“. As well as the new single from STEEL PANTHER, ‘Always Gonna Be A Ho‘, off the band’s upcoming studio album “Heavy Metal Rules“, and a new track from ROXY BLUE entitled ‘Rockstar Junkie‘ off their newly released self-titled studio album. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of SALTY DOG to celebrate bassist Michael Hannon‘s 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 August 16th, 2019.

Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3: Judas Priest & the Pre-Grunged

Rich is back with another classix edition. Featuring a triplet of Judas Priest (and one from Uriah Heep) in celebration of Rich’s first time seeing JP & UH live in Saskatoon on June 8th! Also great tunes from the “era of hair” before grunge changed everything. Music from Def Leppard, Armored Saint, Iron Maiden, Twisted Sister, Dirty Looks, Sass Jordan, Motley Crue, Frehley’s Comet, Guns N Roses, Slaughter, Dio, David Lee Roth, Ratt, Jetboy, Icon, Dokken, The Four Horsemen, Jackyl, Love/Hate, Kix, BulletBoys, Quiet Riot, Danger Danger, Firehouse, Ugly Kid Joe, and Y&T. Plus Chat Room REQUESTS for Faster Pussycat (for Sandi), Poison (for Darrin + Sandi) and Queen (for Roxxtrix). This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, June 5th, 2019.

Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3: Pure Rock Classix

This week Rich delves into the Pure Rock past, and plays fun tracks from the 70’s, 80’s, and 90’s! Music from Autograph, Motley Crue, Helix, Van Halen, Prism, Ozzy Osbourne, Rainbow, The Cult, Raven, Megadeth, Black N’ Blue, Ratt, Thin Lizzy, Anthrax, Y&T, Keel, Steel Panther, Badlands, Kick Axe, Kingofthehill, Tesla, W.A.S.P., Bang Tango, EZO, Skid Row and many more!! Don’t miss this classic episode of fun tunes. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio May 22nd, 2019.

KING HESH: Motley Crue/Death Angel/Diamond Head

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 MOTLEY CRUE, DEATH ANGEL and DIAMOND HEAD.

KING HESH debuts a new track from MOTLEY CRUE, ‘Ride With The Devil‘, off of “The Dirt” movie soundtrack, also a new song from DEATH ANGEL entitled ‘The Pack‘ off their forthcoming ninth studio album “Humanicide“, and a new single from NWOBHM pioneers DIAMOND HEAD titled ‘Death By Design‘, from their upcoming new studio album “The Coffin Train“. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of MOTLEY CRUE to celebrate guitarist Mick Mars‘ 68th 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 3rd, 2019.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Ron Keel

This week, Jack is joined by special guest Ron Keel to talk about and play songs from his new record ‘Fight Like A Band.’ Also new songs from The End Machine, Shark Island, and Motley Crue, plus “The Riff” review of Motley Crue movie “The Dirt.” The regular feature “Wall of Fame” includes this week’s nominees Skid Row, Anthrax, and The Clash and much more!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, March 28th, 2019.

KING HESH: 25th Anniversary of Pantera’s “Far Beyond Driven”

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” to celebrate the 25 year anniversary of PANTERA‘s “Far Beyond Driven” album. Plus a “Kingdom Of Hesh Premiere” from MOTLEY CRUE.

During hour two King Hesh celebrates the 25 year anniversary of PANTERA’s “Far Beyond Driven” by playing the album in its entirety from front to back with no interruptions. Also new music from MOTLEY CRUE, the track ‘Crash and Burn’, from the newly released “The Dirt – Soundtrack”. Also a “Birthday Hesh Block” of STRYPER to celebrate drummer Robert Sweet‘s 59th 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, March 22nd, 2019.