Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: NEW + Up-Coming Metal & Hard Rock

Back from a week off, with a show, chalk full of BRAND NEW and soon to be released hard rock and heavy metal! Rich is joined by his son Jaron as co-host, and also took REQUESTS via the chat room from RockWiz, Jim & Victor! NEW music from Audrey Horne, August Burns Red, Beneath the Massacre, Bonfire, Burning Witches, Code Orange, Dynazty, Harem Scarem, Imperial Child, In This Moment, Invictus, Jesse Damon, Kill Ritual, Krakel, Lucifer, Nightwish, Phear, Psychotic Waltz, Raider, David Reece, Ritual Dictates, Semblant, Sepultura, State Of Mine, Subversive, Suicide Silence, Testament, Thalass, The Flytraps, The Hourhand, The Wild!, Those Damn Crows, Trawl and MORE!! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, April 1st, 2020 and replayed April 3rd, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3: Canadian Death Metal special!

This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 it’s a 4 hour spotlight on Canadian Death Metal! Death from above the 49th parallel…mostly! Including music from Kataklysm (Montreal), Cryptopsy (Montreal), Blackwater Burial (Vancouver), Detherous (Calgary), Illyrian (Calgary), Side Step the Crow (Saskatoon), Thalass (Saskatoon), Augury (Montreal), Beyond Creation (Montreal), Necronomicon (Montreal), Archspire (Vancouver), Kataplexis (Calgary), Archons (Rouyn-Noranda), Expain (Vancouver), Augurium (Regina), Into Eternity (Regina), Divinity (Calgary), Accursed Spawn (Ottawa), Alturuk (Vancouver), Atrous Leviathan (Victoria), Cryophilic (Hamilton), Dissentient (Ottawa), God Said Kill (Port Quitlam), Humanity’s Disgrace (Montreal), Messora (Montreal), NecroticGoreBeast (Quebec City/Montreal), Untimely Demise (Saskatoon), Plaguebringer (Calgary), Rock Moses (Kelowna), Scimitar (Victoria), Lost In Static (Calgary), Third Chamber (Calgary), Pericadium (Regina), Votov (Winnipeg) and Tessitura (Edmonton)! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, November 11th, 2019 and replayed November 13th & 18th, 2019.

Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3: New Rock & Metal + SAINTVICIOUS!

Brand NEWLY released and “Soon to be released” hard rock and a lil’ bit o’ metal this week! PLUS a live interview with Madison Erhardt and Ryan Kimmerly from Saskatoon hard rockers SAINTVICIOUS! We debut their new single “The Architect” and talk band history and upcoming plans!

Also, new music from Kobra and the Lotus, Daddy Rock, Deaf Rat, Acid Reign, Drown the City, H.E.A.T, Andy McCoy, Aerodyne, Thalass, Lacuna Coil, Deepfall, Michael Sweet (Featuring Todd LaTorre), Tainted Lady, Lindsay Schoolcraft, Santa Cruz, Mortland, Days to Come, Collision of Innocence, Junk, Down N Outz, Messora, Woodhawk, Black Heart Saints, Life of Agony, Angel, Vanden Plas, S.T.A.L.I.N, Age of Reflection and more. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, October 23rd, 2019 and replayed October 28th, 2019.

Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3: THALASS & Food Drive Throwdown II

This week Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 moves to Wednesday’s, and welcomes local Metal band Thalass to the studio. Thalass drops by to tell us what they’ve been up to, future plans, and to promote the upcoming (05/10) Food Drive Throwdown II in Saskatoon. An annual event presented by Pure Rock Radio and featuring 5 local bands (Thalass, Saintvicious, A Villains Neverland, My Constant and Whitecaps) to help garner donations for the Saskatoon Foodbank. Music this week provided by SaintVicious, Thalass, Tessitura, Side Step the Crow, Diehearted, Untimely Demise, Into Eternity (Feat. Glenn Drover & Chuck Labossier), Moon Tooth, Striker, Liliac, Queensryche, A New Revenge, Grand Magus, The End Machine, Hardline, Hootenanny Freaks, Lance King, Northern Fallout, West of Hell, Traveler, Nine Gates and The Flaying. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, May 1st, 2019.

Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3: SAKRED & Xtreme Metal Spotlight

This week Jacob, Dan and Joel from Saskatoon’s Sakred join Rich in the “Outta Control Room” to debut their new self-released album ‘Amen To Nothing‘. Lots of beer, chat about the Metal scene, Local bands and much more! The focus is on the Extreme Metal genres, with the majority of this week’s playlist. Music from Sakred, Frozen Crown, Augury, Amorphis, Skindred, Cancer Bats, Alkaloid, Engel, Arc Of Ascension, Insurrection, Alterbeast, Astrakhan, Thalass, Wasted Heretics, Hammerdrone, Centuries Of Decay, Widow’s Peak, Agony Spawn, Untimely Demise, Galactic Pegasus, Necrotic Mutation, Skeletal Remains, Hyborian and Candlemass. This week’s edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio May 18th, 2018.