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).

The Doom Saloon / Crowbar, 1000mods, Monster Magnet & more!

Welcome to your one-stop shop, for all things Doom! As always, The Doom Saloon features Doom Metal, Stoner Rock, Sludge, Desert Rock and Psychedelic! Grab a stool and join DJ Doom once again, for a heaping helping of the drudging tones of doom, including music from Crowbar, 1000mods, Occlith, Uncle Acid and The Deadbeats and MANY more!! This episode of The Doom Saloon originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Monday (Tuesday), January 11th (12th), 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).

King Hesh / Accept, Helix, Chris Holmes & 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 ACCEPT, HELIX, and CHRIS HOLMES (ex-W.A.S.P.).

ACCEPT’s new single is the title track off the band’s forthcoming studio album “Too Mean To Die”. Also a brand new single from veteran Canadian rockers HELIX entitled ‘The Tequila Song’ from the band’s latest compilation album “Eat, Sleep, Rock”, and a debut from former W.A.S.P. member CHRIS HOLMES titled ‘Playing With Fire’ from his upcoming debut solo album. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of SAXON to celebrate singer PETER “BIFF” BYFORD’s 70th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, January 8th, 2021 and replayed on Monday, January 11th, 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

King Hesh: New Years Thrash-fest

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! King Hesh wraps up a series of themed shows to end 2020 and kicking off 2021 with the annual King Hesh “Thrash-Fest”.

An entire show dedicated to the thrash bands from the “Era of Hair”. Featuring SLAYER, METALLICA, MEGADETH, ANTHRAX, TESTAMENT, EXODUS, METAL CHURCH, OVERKILL, ANNIHILATOR, NUCLEAR ASSAULT, LAAZ ROCKIT, KREATOR, CORONER, DARK ANGEL, and much much more. So ring out the old and THRASH in the new year with KING HESH’s annual “Thrash-Fest”. Tune In! Toke Up! Thrash Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, January 1st, 2021 and replayed on Monday, January 4th, 2021.

Rock N Roll Journey: January 3rd, 2021

Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on the Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the 70’s to present!!! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio January 3rd, 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).

The Doom Saloon: My Dying Bride, Candlemass, Elder & more!

Welcome to your one-stop shop, for all things Doom! As always, The Doom Saloon features Doom Metal, Stoner Rock, Sludge, Desert Rock and Psychedelic! Grab a stool and join DJ Doom once again, for a heaping helping of the drudging tones of doom, including music from My Dying Bride, Blackfinger, Candlemass, Conan, Elder and more!! This episode of The Doom Saloon originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Monday (Tuesday), December 28th (29th), 2020.

Rock N Roll Journey: December 27th, 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!!! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike 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

KING HESH: 2020 Hesh-mas Christmas Special

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode continues the series of themed shows to wrap up 2020. This week King Hesh brings his annual “Hesh-masChristmas Special.

Featuring your favorite Hesh artists performing rockin’ renditions of Christmas classics and some original rockin’ festive tunes. Including Christmas songs from awesome vocalists like RONNIE JAMES DIO, ROB HALFORD, JANI LANE, BLAZE BAYLEY, GEOFF TATE, KING DIAMOND, JEFF SCOTT SOTO and other rockin’ Christmas renditions from TWISTED SISTER, AC/DC, STRYPER, ALICE COOPER, DOKKEN, HELIX, L.A. GUNS, DANGER DANGER, LIZZY BORDEN, EVERY MOTHER’S NIGHTMARE, STEEL PANTHER, ENUFF Z’NUFF, and much much more. MERRY CHRISTMAS DUDES!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, December 25th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, December 28th, 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).

KING HESH: Kingdom of Hesh Top 35 Premieres 2020

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This week a continuation of his end of the year themed shows with the annual “Kingdom Of Hesh Premiere Top 35 Countdown Of 2020” special!!

Throughout the year, King Hesh brought you all the killer tunes from the 80s & early 90s, but has also debuted new music from your favorite Hesh artists during the “Kingdom Of Hesh Premiere” segments of each show. After a long year of well over 100 songs debuted on the show, King Hesh brings you the best of 2020, with the “Kingdom Of Hesh Premiere Top 35 Countdown“…. compiled by none other, than your host KING HESH! You may not agree with his list, or maybe you will, but rest assured there will be a lot of killer tunes. So tune in and catch the best of what 2020 had to offer. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, December 18th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, December 21st, 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).

The Doom Saloon / Wytch Hazel, Danzig, Doompop & more!

Welcome to your one-stop shop, for all things Doom! As always, The Doom Saloon features Doom Metal, Stoner Rock, Sludge, Desert Rock and Psychedelic! Grab a stool and join DJ Doom once again, for a heaping helping of the drudging tones of doom, including music from Wytch Hazel, Danzig, AcidKing, Doompop and more!! This episode of The Doom Saloon originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Monday (Tuesday), December 14th (15th), 2020.

KING HESH: 2020 Tribute to Dimebag Special

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This week King Hesh continues his end of the year themed shows, with the annual “Tribute To Dimebag” special!!!

An entire show of music from the late PANTERA guitarist “Dimebag” DARRELL ABBOTT, who was heinously killed on stage doing what he loved doing 16 years ago this past week, December 8, 2004. You’ll hear, of course, a lot of PANTERA, plus other music from his career, including his collaboration with David Allen Coe in REBEL MEETS REBEL, the band Dimebag and his late brother Vinnie Paul Abbott formed in DAMAGEPLAN, and some rare tracks over his career. Don’t want to miss this show dudes. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, December 11th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, December 14th, 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).