Rock Solid Pressure / Mind Bending Metal & Dreadful Dirges

It’s another sonic edition of Rock Solid Pressure. A night of mind bending madness and dreadful dirges. As usual, we have lot’s to talk about, and we shake the Dungeon walls with debut tracks from ANVIL, DIAMOND HEAD, ANGELUS APATRIDA, SODOM, DREAD SOVEREIGN, ARTILLERY, LIONS SHARE, GENUS ORDINIS DEI, EWIGKEIT, and more. So join us for a wild ride on the rack in the Ol’ Catacombs! We’ll have the torches lit for ya!! This episode of Rock Solid Pressure originally aired on Pure Rock Radio January 18th, 2021.

Diabolus Templum / Belketre, Emperor, Grave Gnosis & more!

Join host Holly Fox for another Diabolus Templum! Featuring dark, black and atmospheric heavy metal from Basarabian Hills, Emperor, Belketre, Crown Of Asteria, Grave Gnosis, Nightbringer, Evilfeat, Autumns Kingdom, Nightforest and Wolves in the Throne Room! This episode of Diabolus Templum originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio January 17th, 2021.

2021 Banger Music Awards

Banger Music Awards are a celebration of independent music, artists, musicians, bands and radio industry. It features the rock stars of the future. In 2021 we celebrate our 4th edition of the Banger Music Awards. 75 songs and musicians up for multiple awards and categories, from artists all over the world. The 2021 Banger Music Awards is the greatest celebration of indie music you’ll ever experience.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / Metal Shinanigans & Andry Lagiou

🔞🎸 This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, special guest Andry Lagiou of The Harps, The Voice (Greece), plus Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins (“Pawn and Prophecy“) joins the show to debut her “Nightmare before Christmas” inspired holiday tune, “Harpy Christmas.” We also talk about her work with Mike Lepond (Symphony X), Women in the music industry and more!

In addition, usual segments Take Cover💥 and the Weekly Sting🐝, Live and Advanced listener Requests, plus righteous tuneage from Paul Laine, Tora Tora, Keel, Iron Maiden, Hericane Alice, Bona Lisa, Symphony X, Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins, Dead Quiet, Scorpions, Bobaflex, Unleash The Archers, Loudness, TNT, Sons Of Apollo, KISS, Ace Frehley and many more!!! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, January 13th, 2021 (replayed on January 15th, 2021).

Rock Solid Pressure / Brain Freezing & Blood Chilling Metal

It’s another brain freezing edition of Rock Solid Pressure. We chill your blood with debut tracks from WITHIN THE RUINS, GAMA BOMB, ACCUSER, WRECK-DEFY, SUPER MONSTER PARTY, IN MALICE’S WAKE, CYPHER MACHINE, THE OCEAN, CRUEL CURSES. It’s going to be a cold blustery night of seasonal shivers in the Ol’ Dungeon. So tune in and warm your frigid bones by our branding irons! We’ll have the torches lit for ya!! This episode of Rock Solid Pressure originally aired on Pure Rock Radio January 11th, 2021.

Diabolus Templum / Black Funeral, Craar, Negura Bunget & more!

Join host Holly Fox for another Diabolus Templum! Featuring Dark, black and atmospheric heavy metal from Black Funeral, Craar, Gris, Autumns Kingdom, Vlad Tepes, Leviathan, Letum, Lunar Kingdom and more! This episode of Diabolus Templum originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio January 10th, 2021.

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / April Wine, Axis, Goddo, Sweet & more!

Rich Embury’s Power Hour returns with another flashback to the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s rock and metal scene! This time, classics from April Wine, Axis (featuring Vinny Appice), Helix, Thundermug, The Runaways, Goddo, Fastway, Sweet, Black ‘N Blue, Triumph, Streetheart and more!! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, January 10th, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, January 14th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: The Strong & The Independent

🔞 This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, we delve into the “rich” and healthy INDEPENDENT hard rock and heavy metal scene! Hear a huge collection of indie and non-mainstream tracks from Juliet Ruin, Reality Suite, Bona Lisa, Infinite Sin, Blind Perception, The Metal Byrds, Changing Tymz, Bedrokk, Firing at the Sky, Dead Ritual, Bleed, Savior of Death, Honey Bone Rush, Promethium, Hedra, AxMinister, Given By the Flames, Rough ‘N’ Rude, Super Monster Party and more!

Also, the usual segments “Take Cover💥,” “Women On Wax🚺,” and “Weekly Sting🐝!” Plus Live and advanced Requests, peppered with some more familiar tunes as well! It’s 4 solid hours of “Everything that Rocks!” So don’t miss out! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, January 6th, 2021 (replayed on January 8th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour: Scorpions, Streetheart, Hawkwind & more!

Rich Embury’s Power Hour returns with more great rock & metal from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s! This time, unforgettable classics from Trooper, Scorpions, Frehley’s Comet, Streetheart, Rainbow, The Guess Who, Slave Raider, April Wine, Hawkwind and more!! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, January 3rd, 2021

Rock Solid Pressure: Best of 2020

It’s the annual ‘BEST OF 2020‘ Special on Rock Solid Pressure. We’ll be announcing “ALBUM OF THE YEAR,” “SONG OF THE YEAR,” “EP OF THE YEAR,” and the “TOP ALBUMS” and “TOP TRACKS” of 2020. Find out who’s taking honors on our 2020 charts, and have the Champagne ready, lot’s of toasting going down. It’s going to be a festive night in the Ol’ Dungeon, and you’ll have a front row seat for our biggest night of the year! Don’t miss it…We’ll have the torches lit for ya!! This episode of Rock Solid Pressure originally aired on Pure Rock Radio January 4th, 2021.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Hard Rock Classics & Requests

🔞Rich goes back to the classic rock, hard rock, glam rock and hair metal of the 70s, 80s and 90s this time. Music from AC/DC, Great White, Loverboy, Scorpions, Twisted Sister, KISS, Motley Crue, Helix, Pariah, Blue Murder, Tangier, Slade, Rockhead and more! Also lots of advanced and live requests for Queen, Nazareth, Thin Lizzy, Deep Purple, Motorhead, Stryper, Loudness and more! A Happy Birthday Doubleshot of Cozy Powell songs from Rainbow + Black Sabbath, to celebrate what would have been his 73rd Birthday (Dec. 29th, 1947), if he hadn’t passed in 1998.

Regular segment “Take Cover💥” features tributes from The Dirty Youth (Alice Cooper), Todd La Torre (Heart), Mikkey Dee/Danko Jones/Jean Genus/Dave Brownsound (Motorhead), Hanoi Rocks (C.C.R.), Animal Drive (Skid Row), and Pretty Boy Floyd (Motley Crue)! The “Weekly Sting🐝” features a track originally left off the debut W.A.S.P. album. The ladies of rock and metal in Bitch, Lee Aaron, Lita Ford, Vixen and Wendy O. Williams fill out this week’s “Women On Wax🚺!” Get a heaping helping of classics and don’t miss out on the fun! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, December 30th 2020 (replayed on January 1st, 2021).

Diabolus Templum: Blut Aus Nord, Akhlys, Vvilderness & more!

Join host Holly Fox for another Diabolus Templum! Featuring Dark, black and atmospheric heavy metal from Blut Aus Nord, Akhlys, Vvilderness, Cult of Fire, Grift, Sorcier des Glases, Frowning and more! This episode of Diabolus Templum originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio December 27th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s Power Hour: 1970’s Arena Rock

It’s back to my childhood, on the sophomore edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour! As a child of the 1970’s, I would be remiss, if I didn’t dive into one of the most influential decades of Rock n Roll. One that influenced the hard rock and metal formats in a huge way. This week, I feature less than obvious tracks from from Seventies Arena Rockers like Blue Oyster Cult, Deep Purple, Mountain, Scorpions, Thin Lizzy, Moxy, Spooky Tooth, Pentagram, Skyhooks and more! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, December 27th, 2020

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: (even more) Holiday Rockers & New Metal

🎅🏼🎄🔞This week Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 continues the Christmas Rock & Metal + New Metal, with “Holiday Rockers & New Metal Part 2!” Holiday rockers from Sin City Sinners, Rock Sugar, Lee Aaron, Sammy Hagar & The Circle, Red Voodoo, Blind Guardian, Syteria and Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins among others!

Metal and Hard Rock (including TONS of new music) from CueStack (Feat. David Hasselhoff), Helix, Arion, Butcher Babies, Bad Dog Bad, Darkenside, Bona Lisa, Horror Dance Squad, Front Line Assembly, Fragments Of Sorrow, Fireflight, Chaos Doctrine plus a TON more! Regular segment “Take Cover💥” features tributes by Cowgirls From Hell, Toque, In This Moment, Metal Church, The Dirty Youth, Dead Sara, Todd La Torre and more! The ladies of rock and metal are back in “Women On Wax🚺” thanks to Avril Lavigne (Feat. Marilyn Manson), Band-Maid, Hellcats, Frantic Amber, The Nearly Deads, Once Human and Girlschool! the “Weekly Sting🐝” features a track from W.A.S.P. album “Unholy Terror!” Also lots of Classic rock, Requests and usual fun! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, December 23rd, 2020 (replayed on December 25th, 2020).

Diabolus Templum: Hermith, Dodsferd, Nightforest & more!

Join host Holly Fox for another Diabolus Templum! Featuring Dark, black and atmospheric heavy metal from Hermith, Deathspell Omega, Portal, Dodsferd, Happy Days, Starbend, Nightforest, Wretch and more! This episode of Diabolus Templum originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio December 20th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s Power Hour: Y&T, Ratt, Killer Kane & more!

On the debut of Rich Embury’s Power Hour, great classic rock from AC/DC, Y&T, Ratt, Iron Maiden, Spread Eagle, Southgang, 220 Volt and more! A rare track from Killer Kane, a Blackie Lawless band, pre W.A.S.P., featuring New York Dolls bassist Arthur Kane. Plus some live requests for Saxon (Basjan), Dio (RockWiz) and Trixter (Mindy). Rich debuts the new single from former Frehley’s Comet guitarist, Richie Scarlet, featuring Peter Criss. This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, December 20th, 2020

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Holiday Rockers & New Metal

🔞🎅🏼 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).

Rock Solid Pressure: 2020 Creepy Christmas Special

It’s the annual Creepy Christmas Special on Rock Solid Pressure. Come all ye faithful Headbangers and join us in the Dungeon for a holiday hammering. We’ll be spinning a naughty list of Holiday Horrors from KING DIAMOND, PSYCHOSTICK, KRASH KARMA, THE DISTINGUISHED ORDER OF DISOBEDIENCE (The DooD), BEFORE THE HARVEST, and more. We’ll also be unwrapping some brand new music from DIAMOND HEAD, BURIAL AT SEA, and GAMA BOMB. And as tradition serves, we’ll be revealing our ‘Top 10‘ list of the best Christmas Horror Films of all time. So come sit by the Fireplace with us (near the branding irons) and enjoy some Christmas Carnage! This episode of Rock Solid Pressure originally aired on Pure Rock Radio December 14th, 2020.

Diabolus Templum: Gris, Pagan Hellfire, Dire Omen & more!

Join host Holly Fox for another Diabolus Templum! Featuring Dark, black and atmospheric heavy metal from Abigail Williams, Gris, Nightbringer, Pagan Hellfire, Somnolences, Dire Omen, Throne of Katarsis, Wolves in the Throne Room and more! This episode of Diabolus Templum originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio December 13th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Saintvicious & More New Metal

🔞This time on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, The Demolition Spotlight🚨 returns, as Madison Erhardt from Saintvicious joins me in hour 2 to discuss and spin their brand new, stellar single “Sticks + Stones!” Also, Listener REQUESTS, New hard rock/metal from Armored Saint, Black Stone Cherry, Durbin, The Loyal Order, Tyler Gilbert, Empyre, Firstborne, Inglorious, Architects, Black Smoke Trigger, Deaf Rat, Persuader, The Dead Daisies and more!

Another Weekly Sting🐝 featuring a W.A.S.P. track from “Dominator,” covers and tributes in Take Cover💥 with Eisbrecher (Mo-Do), Ellefson (Everly Brothers/Nazareth), Psychosexual (Dalbello/Queensryche), Falling Nine (The Sweet), Korn (Alice In Chains), Fishbone (Alice In Chains), and The HU (Metallica)! also the ladies of rock and metal are back on Women On Wax🚺, thanks to Upon Wings (Featuring our own Anne Erickson of Audio Ink), Juliet Ruin, Phantom Elite and a weird surprise song. Also, classics from the 70s-90s from April Wine, House of Lords, Black ‘N Blue, Rage Against the Machine and more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, December 8th, 2020 (replayed on December 10th, 2020).