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).

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: 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.

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.

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.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Jeff Keith of Tesla

The Riff with Jack Trash is back today with very special guest Jeff Keith of Tesla! We talk new record, baseball walk up music, social distancing, and more. He’s one cool dude!! We’ve also got new music from Last In Line, Sammy Hagar & the Circle, Dirty Honey and Sons Of Silver, 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, April 2nd, 2020.

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.

KING HESH: Premieres from Ozzy Osbourne, Quiet Riot, Dirty Shirley & more!

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, Quiet Riot and Dirty Shirley!

King Hesh debuts the brand new single from Ozzy Osbourne, ‘Under The Graveyard‘, from his forthcoming studio album “Ordinary Man” due in early 2020. Plus a new single from Quiet Riot, ‘In The Blood‘, from their newly released studio album “Hollywood Cowboys“, and a new track from Dirty Shirley (new project featuring guitarist George Lynch) entitled ‘Here Comes The King‘, from the band’s upcoming debut album. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Black ‘N Blue to celebrate former guitarist Tommy Thayer‘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 November 8th, 2019.

KING HESH: MEGADETH’s “Youthanasia” turns 25!

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 Spotlightof Megadeth‘s “Youthanasia” album. Plus “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Tom Keifer and Phil Campbell.

During hour two of the show, King Hesh plays Megadeth‘s “Youthanasia” album in its entirety to celebrate its 25th year anniverary. Plus debuts of the new single from Cinderella frontman Tom Keifer, ‘Waiting On The Demons‘, from his recently released solo album “Rise” and a brand new single from Motorhead guitarist Phil Campbell entitled ‘Straight Up‘, featuring Judas Priest vocalist Rob Halford, from Campbell’s first-ever solo album “Old Lions Still Roar“. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Quiet Riot to commemorate late singer Kevin Dubrow‘s birthday [R.I.P. – died 11/25/07]. 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 November 1st, 2019.

KING HESH: Tribute to late Savatage guitarist CRISS OLIVA

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 special Tribute to the late Savatage guitarist Criss Oliva and also “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Annihilator, D:A:D and Quiet Riot!

King Hesh plays tracks from Savatage throughout the show to pay tribute to late guitarist Criss Oliva. Also a debut from Annihilator for the song, ‘I Am Warfare‘, from their forthcoming studio album “Ballistic Sadistic“. Also King Hesh debuts the title track from D:A:D‘s latest album “A Prayer For The Loud“, and a brand new song from Quiet Riot, ‘Don’t Call It Love‘, from their upcoming new album “Hollywood Cowboys“. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Britny Fox to celebrate singer ‘DizzyDean Davidson‘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 October 18th, 2019.

KING HESH: Alice Cooper/Michael Sweet/Quiet Riot & more!

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 Alice Cooper, Michael Sweet, and Quiet Riot.

King Hesh debuts a track from Alice Cooper. a cover of Bob Seger‘s ‘East Side Story‘ from his recently released EP “Breadcrumbs“. Also the new single from Michael Sweet featuring Queensryche front man Todd LaTorre, ‘Son Of Man‘, from Sweet’s upcoming solo album “Ten“, and a brand new song from Quiet Riot, ‘Heartbreak City‘, from their forthcoming studio album “Hollywood Cowboys“. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of AC/DC to celebrate singer Brian Johnson‘s 72nd birthday. Plus a special “Triple Thrash Threat“, the “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 October 4th, 2019.

Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3: Summer’s End + Ric Ocasek Tribute

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.

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.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Vivian Campbell

Today we are joined by special guest Vivian Campbell of DEF LEPPARD, LAST IN LINE and RIVERDOGS. Plus NEW songs from Sammy Hagar, Quiet Riot, Inglorious and much more!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio, Thursday, January 31st, 2019.

KING HESH: 35th Anniversary of US FESTIVAL ’83

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 35 year anniversary of ‘Heavy Metal Day‘, which took place on May 29th during the 1983 edition of the US Festival at Glen Helen Regional Park near Devore, San Bernardino, CA (this site was later to become home to Blockbuster Pavilion—now known as San Manuel Amphitheater). Tonight King Hesh plays portions of the bands’ sets who performed at the massive festival including Quiet Riot, Motley Crue, Ozzy Osbourne, Judas Priest and the headliners Van Halen. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Warlock to celebrate German metal queen Doro Pesch‘s 54th 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 1st, 2018.