🔞🎅🏼 Rich Embury is back with only a week until Christmas, and Hanukkah in full effect, by mixing in Hard Rock and Heavy Metal holiday tunes from Owl Stretching (Feat. Jason Bieler), Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Anvil, Small Town Titans, Steel Panther, L.A. Guns, Upon Wings and Majestica, to get us in the spirit of the season! Also NEW releases from Phil Campbell and the Bastard Sons, Ill Nino, Todd La Torre (Queensryche), Rich Davis, DeathOrchestra, Jason Bieler & The Von Bielski Orchestra, Alice Cooper, The Edge of Reason, Ronnie Atkins and Chris Steven. TONS of advanced (richembury.rocks) and live requests (Chat etc.) for Saga, Iron Maiden, Yes, Poison and more!
Regular segment Women On Wax🚺 featuring the Women of rock and metal has all-new tracks from Crystal Viper, September Mourning, Maid Of Ace and Skarlett Riot. The Take Cover💥 section of the show features covers & tributes from Volbeat, Vince Neil, Toque, Nirvana, Kick Axe, Poison, Powerwolf (Requested) and Five Finger Death Punch remix. This week’s Weekly Sting🐝 goes back in the W.A.S.P.‘s discography, with a song from “The Last Command.” Forget the strife and vitriol of the times and give your soul a refill. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, December 16th, 2020 (replayed on December 18th, 2020).
Rich Embury returns with another MIXED-UP podcast edition! Featuring various Hard Rock, Heavy Metal and Punk Rock from Poison, Scars On Broadway, W.A.S.P., Kris Klyne, Bad Religion, Dio, Black Sabbath, Anvil, Sonic Youth, Slipknot, The Stooges, Van Halen, Rancid, Saxon, Kick Axe and many more! This week’s “Take Cover” section features a new group called Kuarantine (Feat. Chris Jericho and P.J. Farley) doin’ KISS, Vince Neil does The Sweet justice, and Headstones do a Gordon Lightfoot classic! Plus… one solid hour of uninterrupted, back-to-back, classic surprises to end the show! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, May 20th, 2020 and replayed May 22nd & 25th, 2020.
Self quarantine day… hmmm… feels like a million. One thing to look forward to, The Riff with Jack Trash returns with very special guest Dennis DeYoung!! We talk new record, Julian Lennon, and The Queen of Spades. Plus we’ve got new music from Harem Scarem. We’ll go “Undercover” with The Winery Dogs and Shinedown, and feature our “Rock n Rollympics” band this week, Poison. All this and the ever popular much 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, March 26th, 2020.
This week The Riff with Jack Trash welcomes special guest Mike Mostert who owns Go Go Tuners and is quite the guitarist himself. He’s put out an album featuring some of the big names that use his product. A first of its kind! We’ve also got new music from Vigil Of War and will showcase this week’s “Wall of Fame” nominees W.A.S.P., Metal Church and Poison plus 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 12th, 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.
The Riff with Jack Trash radio show returns with very special guest Richard Black of Shark Island. We talk music and the new Shark Island album ‘Bloodline‘ (Frontiers Music SRL), but that’s not all Richard is about. Also, we’ve got new music from Michael Schenker Fest and Dirty Honey and go “undercover” with Great White and Rob Grad, feature this weeks “Wall of Fame” nominees Shinedown, Lita Ford and Poison, plus 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, October 10th, 2019.
Summer’s over!! Rich has returned to the mic from vacation with a mix of NEW rock and metal from Ron Keel Band, Crobot, Black Star Riders, Empyria, Diehearted, Beasto Blanco, 7 Mazes, Sifting, Killswitch Engage, Loud N Nasty and Toque! Also a “Triple Tribute” cover set in memory of The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek (RIP), who passed on Sept. 15th. Featuring Powerman 5000, Poison and Byzantine all doing The Cars favs! Plus classics from AC/DC, Ratt, Hurricane, Def Leppard, Anvil, Quiet Riot, Love/Hate, Scorpions, KISS, Led Zeppelin, Rush and more! “Requests” from the chat room and instant message for Kix from Tilly (Kansas City), Jetboy for Roxx Trix (Vancouver) and L.A. Guns for Steve R (Florida)! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Monday, September 16th, 2019.
The Riff with Jack Trash radio show returns with special guests Dereak and Maddox from MESSER. Hear what they think still makes Rock n Roll dangerous. Also NEW music from Cherie Currie, and tracks from Def Leppard, Ratt, Van Halen, Metallica, Poison, Tuff, L.A.Guns and Led Zeppelin! The Riff “Undercover” and “Live” segments return, plus we’ll feature our “Wall of Fame” nominees this week, Three Days Grace, The Pretty Reckless and Robert Plant. All this and much much more. Tune in and turn it up today!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, April 25th, 2019.
This week Richie Kotzen, guitar virtuoso/singer most notably known for his stint with glam rockers POISON, and currently as lead singer/lead guitarist for blues rockers THE WINERY DOGS, joins the show. As always, tons of great pure rock tracks plus “Wall Of Fame” competitors this week SOCIAL DISTORTION, PAT BENATAR and COLLECTIVE SOUL. Get your “Wall of Fame” vote in before Friday April 19th by way of the Jack Trash Social Media (Facebook/Instagram) or the post on Pure Rock Radio’s Facebook. This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, April 18th, 2019.
*Note – You may experience low volume during Richie Kotzen’s interview segments.
By popular demand, Rich returns with another “Classic Rock Party” and music from the pre-grunge “Era of Hair.” Thanks to all your texts and PMs we return with more classic music from the likes of Ratt, D’Molls, Trouble Tribe, Judas Priest, Johnny Crash, Steve Stevens, Keel, Trixter, Chrome Molly, The Cult, The Age of Electric, Armored Saint, Babylon A.D., Betty Blowtorch, Poison, Y&T, Firehouse, Motorhead, Tora Tora, Ugly Kid Joe, Vain, Ozzy Osbourne, Motley Crue, Shark Island, Black N’ Blue, Wendy O Williams, W.A.S.P., White Wolf, Warrant, Grim Reaper, Britny Fox, King Kobra, Tesla, Bang Tango and a bunch more! Plus, a REQUEST from the Chatroom from Bytor for some Crazy Lixx!! Don’t miss out on some fun tracks from your past. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio January 4th, 2019.