This time on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, TONS of NEW hard rock & metal from Accept, Bona Lisa, Crobot, AC/DC, Small City Blues, The Killin’ Floor Project, White Rabbit, Killer Be Killed, Amaranthe, DGM, Kataklysm, South Of Salem, Stryper, Among The Ruined, Benediction, Blind Perception, Wildstreet, Rev Theory, The Sonic Overlords, Small Town Titans and MORE!
Plus weekly segments DEMOLITION SPOTLIGHT🚨 featuring Austin, Texas rockers The Metal Byrds, and the WEEKLY STING🐝 featuring two W.A.S.P. tracks from “The Crimson Idol!” Also, TAKE COVER💥 has tributes from Death Angel (Queen/David Bowie), Gypsy Pistoleros (Cher), Slayer (Iron Butterfly), Indiscipline (Danzig), The Donnas (Motley Crue) and Folk Healer (David Bowie). The Women of rock and metal return with W.O.W.- WOMEN ON WAX🚺 thanks to all-female bands Nervosa, Meanstreak, Junkyard Lipstick, L7, Blue Ruin and Lovebites! In addition, lots of classic rock and metal goodies, live REQUESTS and more! Wanna be part of the show each week? Join the Live chat room and/or Discord every Wednesday nite. Go to http://richembury.rocks for times in your area. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, October 14th, 2020 (replayed on October 16th, 2020)
This time on Gator’s Rockapocalypse, it’s hard rockin’ and metallic tunes from Testament, Alice Cooper, Helloween, Metallica, Slaughter, Warrant, Firehouse, Deep Purple, Tuff, Eden’s Curse and more! Plus the usual jokes, humor and interactive fun! To be part of the show, join the chat room on Wednesday nights (6-8pm EST) and let’s party together! Rock on heathens, and be excellent to each other! This episode of Gator’s Rockapocalypse originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio October 14th, 2020.
It’s another spine tingling edition of Rock Solid Pressure, and the first night of our annual ‘Shocktober Celebration!’ We exhume creepy classics from the masters of the macabre all month long. We also dig up some terrorific tunes from the newest monsters on the block. We splatter you with sinister stuff from ALICE COOPER, CRADLE OF FILTH, KING DIAMOND, MURDERDOLLS, JOHN 5, VAMPIRE, GENUS ORDINIS DEI, PSYKOTRIBE, NEKROGOBLIKON, IN MALICE’S WAKE, and CERBERUS. It’s a ghastly night in the Ol’ Dungeon, so brave the unknown and join us for our first night of Shocktober!! We’ll have the torches lit for ya!! This episode of Rock Solid Pressure originally aired on Pure Rock Radio October 12th, 2020.
Join host Holly Fox for another Diabolus Templum! Featuring Dark, black and atmospheric heavy metal from Eskapism, Drudkh, Khors, XUL, Nocturnal Mortum and more! This episode of Diabolus Templum originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio October 11th, 2020.
Just in case you haven’t had enough Van Halen specials this week, in tribute to the recently lost legend EDDIE VAN HALEN (and who would?)… It’s a special 5-Hour (minimum interruption) Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3!
Rich went live with a special tribute to Eddie Van Halen, who we just lost to Cancer on Tuesday 😭. A “Greatest Hits” retrospective of Van Halen songs from ALL of the studio albums (and a few fun surprises in between), all 12 of them (from the first to the last)! Very little yapping from your host on this one 🙌🏼. A full 5-hours with limited interruptions, to remember the innovative and legendary Edward Lodewijk Van Halen and his music fondly! Rich rarely does tribute shows, but there have been very few like EVH!! Wanna be part of the show each week? Join the Live chat room (and Discord) every Wednesday nite. Go to http://richembury.rocks for times. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, October 9th, 2020.
This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, it’s “Mostly New Metal!” A TON of NEW Heavy Metal and Hard Rockers from Bloodhunter (re-issue), Burnt Out Wreck, Cult of Lilith, Dead Quiet, Diabulus in Musica, Goreworm, Havok, Helion Prime, Hell in the Club, Hexx, Hrom, Hyperion, In This Moment, Kataklysm, Lamb of God, Mike LePond’s Silent Assassins, Mors Principium Est, Oceans of Slumber, Omniarch, Paradise, Raven, Saints of Death, South Of Salem and The Myopia Condition!
Regular segments “Take Cover 💥” featuring bands doing other bands, and the “Weekly Sting 🐝” featuring a weekly W.A.S.P. track return! Also, this week’s “DEMOlition Spotlight 🚨” features Saskatoon Hardcore/Noise Rockers Soul Mates! The Women of rock and metal are back with “W.O.W. – Women On Wax 🚺,” thanks to Lovebites, Māra, Victoria K, Thundermother and a classic from Precious Metal! All this and your listener Requests, funny clips and more interactive fun! Wanna be part of the show each week? Join the Live and interactive chat room every Wednesday night. Go to http://richembury.rocks for times. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, September 30th, 2020 (replayed on October 2nd, 2020).
Gator (aka Al) is back for the attack on another FraggAL Rock Radio! Classic Rock, Hard Rock, Heavy Metal and a little comedy to get your blood pumpin’!! Be Excellent and don’t miss this week’s show, or we’ll put you in the Iron Maiden! Come join the action LIVE, every Wednesday at 6-8pm Eastern, and come join the party in the chatroom! This episode of FraggAL Rock radio originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio September 30th, 2020.
It’s another festive edition of Rock Solid Pressure, as we always do ‘Bloody Birthday Shows‘ to celebrate our old age. This week it’s Patty‘s turn to defy gravity and march further into ancient existence. She helms the Pressure Playlist and spins some of her favorite tracks that blew her mind from the past 18 years on our broadcast (2002-2019). Nothing new, just ‘Classic Cuts’ that have held a special place in her black heart throughout the years. The catacombs will rumble with monstrous stuff from ROB ZOMBIE, STATIC-X, RAMMSTEIN, CHRIS CAFFERY, PIG, WEDNESDAY 13, SPIDER MOUNTAIN (featuring Chop-Top), HYDROVIBE, CRUD, PSYCHOSTICK and D.H. PELIGRO (from The Dead Kennedys). So join us in the Dungeon for Patty’s Bloody Birthday Special!! We’ll have the torches lit for ya!! This episode of Rock Solid Pressure originally aired on Pure Rock Radio September 28th, 2020.
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).
Gator is back for the attack on another FraggAL Rock Radio! Rock, Hard Rock, Heavy Metal and a little talk to get your blood pumpin’!! Be Excellent and don’t miss this week’s show, or we’ll put you in the Iron Maiden! This episode of FraggAL Rock radio originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio September 23rd, 2020.
It’s another diabolical edition of Rock Solid Pressure! Lots to talk about, including Virgo-Fest, Our Asshole Governor and Live Shows? Plus we rip your mind apart with all new, deadly debuts, from LAMB OF GOD, EN MINOR (featuring Phil Anselmo w/ members from Down, Superjoint, Eyehategod) DEATH DEALER (featuring Ross The Boss, Mike LePond, Sean Peck, Stu Marshall, Steve Bolognese) DEAFKIDS & PETBRICK (featuring Igor Cavalera), LIK, ENSIFERUM, ELDEN, CYPHER MACHINE, KANAWHA, CRAFTING THE CONSPIRACY and more. Join us in the Dungeon for a fully loaded broadcast full of Blistering Metal, Gear Grinding Industrial, Sword Swingin’ Brutality, Epic Mindblasters, and Stoner Sensations!! Heads will roll. We’ll have the torches lit for ya!! This episode of Rock Solid Pressure originally aired on Pure Rock Radio September 21st, 2020.
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).
Join host Al (aka Gator) for the DEBUT of FraggAL Rock Radio! Rock, Hard Rock and Heavy Metal to get your blood pumpin’, mixed with a little bit of talk!! This episode of FraggAl Rock radio originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio September 14th, 2020.
Join host Holly Fox for another Diabolus Templum! Featuring Dark, Black, and Atmospheric heavy metal! This episode of Diabolus Templum originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio September 13th, 2020.
Tons of NEW hard rock & metal on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 this week! New music from Blue Oyster Cult, Battering Ram, Divinity, Disciples Of Verity, Candlebox, The Last Element, Blame The Sacred, Facing the Gallows, Infinite Sin, VantaVoid, Jesper Binzer (of D-A-D), Killer Be Killed, Made Of Mercury and Devilfire!
This week’s “Demolition Spotlight🚨” features New York indie rocker, Frank Palangi! Tributes and covers in “Take Cover💥” from Faster Pussycat (INXS), Heaven Below (Peter Schilling), Led Ladies (Led Zeppelin), Cherie Currie (Sweeney Todd), Ace Frehley (The Beatles), Hookers & Blow (Led Zeppelin), Madame Mayhem (Aerosmith), First to Eleven (Coheed and Cambria) and Spirit Adrift (Black Sabbath)! The Ladies of rock & metal dominate again in this edition of “Clam Jam🚺” (sorry ladies…that’s my warped sense of humour) thanks to the Women of Orianthi, Carmilla, Kittie, Rock Goddess, Thieves Of Liberty, Eleine, Jaded Star, Mudd Flux and Scarlet!! Don’t forget the “Weekly Sting🐝” featuring a W.A.S.P. track, plus Listener Requests, some classic tracks, funny (NSFW) clips and much more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, September 9th, 2020 (replayed on September 11th, 2020).
Welcome to another festive edition of Rock Solid Pressure! Join the congregation for our most uneventful Labor Day Special ever! Lots to talk about (and bitch about obviously). But we’ll attempt to keep the spirits high, by serving up a bloody plate of all new tracks by legendary bands, like Anvil, Vicious Circle, Psychsomatic, Incantation, Welicoruss and In Malice’s Wake. We dish out new, steamy stuff, from Deimler, Witchrider, South Of Eden and Steelswarm too. Join us in the Dungeon for our annual creepy cookout! We’ll have the torches lit for ya!! This episode of Rock Solid Pressure originally aired on Pure Rock Radio September 7th, 2020.
It’s a bonus, unplanned, 2 hour edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 for all the addicted! Rich jumped on live, between two shows on Saturday afternoon at Pure Rock Radio! Continuing the theme (of sorts) from this week, where he focused on more obscure, lesser played classic rock gems of the 1980’s and 1990’s. Deep Cuts from Heavens Edge, Europe, Armored Saint, Impellitteri, Damn Yankees, D’Molls, Babylon A.D., Black ‘N Blue, Arcade, Diamond Head, Frehley’s Comet, Cats In Boots, Hanoi Rocks, Infectious Grooves and many more! Also requests for Thin Lizzy, Liliac and The Pretty Reckless. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, September 5th, 2020.
Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 returns with a spotlight on the 1980’s and the 1990’s hard rock scene (Also known as “Hair Metal“)! Tons of obscure tracks from bands like Y&T, Grim Reaper, Saints & Sinners, Sleeze Beez, Black ‘N Blue, Electric Angels, Blue Tears, Heavens Edge, Rough Cutt, Hurricane, Autograph, Junkyard, Odin, Tangier, Tora Tora, Malice, Steelheart, Love/Hate and more! Plus tracks from 80s/90s favs and MTV darlings like Helix, Faster Pussycat, Krokus, Saxon, Scorpions, Ugly Kid Joe, Slaughter, Firehouse, Cinderella, Van Halen and more too!
Rich pays tribute to recently fallen Brighton Rock singer Gerry McGhee (RIP), and the girls rock hard in this week’s “Clam Jam,” thanks to Girlschool, Vixen, Phantom Blue, Lita Ford, Lee Aaron and Wendy O. Williams! “Take Cover” features two different tributes of Badfinger, and Howlin’ Wolf, Sweet, Grand Slam/Thin Lizzy, Bad Company covers too! Don’t forget the 🐝”Weekly Sting” featuring a W.A.S.P. and much much more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, September 2nd, 2020 (replayed on September 4th, 2020).
Welcome to another apocalyptic edition of Rock Solid Pressure! We infect your soul with all NEW killer cuts from LIONS SHARE, WRECK-DEFY, DEAD LORD, EMPYREAL SORROW, BEAR, AUTUMN LIES BURIED, BLASPHEMOUS CREATION, FENISIA, CHURCH OF THE DEAD and more! Join us in the dungeon for a screamin’ ride on the rack! We’ll have the torches lit for ya!! This episode of Rock Solid Pressure originally aired on Pure Rock Radio August 31st, 2020.
Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 returns with BRAND NEW hard rock & heavy metal from Vanishing Point, Black Sun, Deftones, Gojira, Helion Prime, In Evil Hour, Incantation, Junkowl, Red Cain, The 49th Parallel, Unleash The Archers, Voodoo Six, Weapons Of Anew, Reckless Love, Pyramaze, Devilfire, McQueen Street and more!
This week’s “Demolition Spotlight” features Saskatoon metal band Diehearted! “Take Cover” has tributes from Animal Drive (Roxette), Foo Fighters (Prince), Gaia Epicus (Modern English), Sershen & Zaritskaya (KISS), The Dead Daisies (Humble Pie), The Wheelblocks (Iron Maiden), Dino Jelusick/Mike Portnoy/Joel Hoekstra (Jefferson Starship), Helix (Crazy Elephant) and Sid Vicious (Eddie Cochran)! The DEBUT of the regular segment “Weekly Sting,” featuring a W.A.S.P. track or two each week from their extensive catalogue of music!! REQUESTS from the listeners, and the Women of rock & metal get their segment back called “Clam Jam” 🤣. All this and so much more!! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, August 26th, 2020 (replayed on August 28th, 2020).