King Hesh / Saxon, Sunbomb, Dee Snider & 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 SAXON and SUNBOMB.

NWOBHM legends SAXON have released a cover of the ROLLING STONES classic ‘Paint It Black’, a track from the band’s covers album “Inspirations”. Also a brand new single from SUNBOMB, the new project featuring L.A. GUNS guitarist TRACII GUNS and STRYPER frontman MICHAEL SWEET, entitled ‘No Tomorrows’ off the band’s upcoming debut album “Evil And Divine”. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” Double Shot!!! One of LOVE/HATE to celebrate singer JIZZY PEARL’s 60th birthday and the other one from TWISTED SISTER to celebrate singer DEE SNIDER’s 66th 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 on Friday, March 19th, 2021 and replayed on Monday, March 22nd, 2021.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / St. Patrick’s Day New Rock & Metal Bonanza

Happy St. Patrick’s Day☘. This time, we party like a lepricon without the green beer. New rock and metal from Danko Jones, Rob Zombie, Hairbanger’s Ball, Tommy’s Rocktrip, Lesbian Bed Death, Arion, 3mind Blight, Mädhouse, Bloodbound, Steel Panther, The Relentless, Bedrokk and Friends, Tony Harnell, Two Minutes to Late Night, Manimal, Scar of the Sun, Sumo Cyco, Fierce Heart, Sonic Haven, SION, Thundermother, Orden Ogan, and Thrust! Regular segments “Take Cover💥” and the “Weekly Sting🐝,” Listener Requests, tons of classics, and much more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, on March 17th, 2021 (replayed on March 19th, 2021).

Meathook Metal / Devilz By Definition, Black Tar Superstar, Evile & more!

Welcome back to another brutal week in metal. New music from Devilz By Definition, also Black Tar Superstar, Malice Divine, Bleed From Witin, and Kober Unleashes Hell with new Evile! This episode of Meat-Hook Metal originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on March 18th, 2021.

King Hesh / Saxon, Smith-Kotzen, Todd La Torre

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 SAXON, SMITH/KOTZEN, and TODD La TORRE (QUEENSRYCHE).

NWOBHM legends SAXON have released a cover of THE BEATLES classic ‘Paperback Writer’, the newest track from the band’s upcoming covers album “Inspirations”. Also, a brand new single from SMITH/KOTZEN (featuring IRON MAIDEN guitarist ADRAN SMITH and guitarist RICHIE KOTZEN) titled ‘Running’ from the duo’s self-titled debut album, and a new song from QUEENSRYCHE frontman TODD La TORRE entitled ‘Vanguards of the Dawn Wall’ from his debut solo album “Rejoice In The Suffering”. Plus killer segments like the “Triple Thrash Threat”, “Birthday Hesh Block” and “Poon-Tang Playlist”. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” Double Shot!!! One of IRON MAIDEN to celebrate bassist STEVE HARRIS’s 65th birthday and commemorate drummer CLIVE BURR’s birthday [R.I.P.], and the other one from PANTERA to commemorate drummer VINNIE PAUL ABBOTT’s birthday [R.I.P]. 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 on Friday, March 12th, 2021, and replayed on Monday, March 15th, 2021.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / Metal Juno Awards & New Heaviness!

Rich Embury plays the 5 bands and a song from each of their nominated “Best Metal/Hard Music Album” at the 2021 JUNO AWARDS (Canada’s Grammys). Features Annihilator, Protest The Hero, Unleash The Archers, Vile Creature, and Kataklysm. The awards show has recently been moved to June 6th. Also, brand new rock and metal from Halestorm, Electric Mob, Temple Balls, WarCall, Dirty Honey, Eisbrecher, Juliet Ruin, The Dictators, Ross the Boss, Crowne, Cvlt Ov The Svn, Ricky Warwick, Daemon Grey, Butcher Babies, Magik, Liliac, Infinite Sin, Pistols at Dawn, Lovebites, The Treatment, Sweet Oblivion (Feat. Geoff Tate), Stormruler, Crash Midnight, and Skold! Plus regular weekly segments “Take Cover💥” and the “Weekly Sting🐝,” tons of classic rockers, and so much more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, on March 10th, 2021 (replayed on March 12th, 2021).

Meathook Metal / Grip Inc., Slayer, Juliet Ruin & more!

Another heart-pumping Meathook Metal, with the usual blistering heaviness! This time, Type O Negative, Black Tar Superstar, Grip Inc., Slayer, Juliet Ruin, and much more! This episode of Meat-Hook Metal originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on March 11th, 2021.

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / Classic ’80s Thrash Metal!

Rich Embury returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s rock and metal scene! This time we salute heavier classics from Thrash Metal bands of the ’80s. Music from Anthrax, Obsession, Mercyful Fate, Sanctuary, Omen, Raven, Manowar, Annihilator, Testament, Anvil, Exodus, and Sodom! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, March 7th, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, March 11th, 2021).

King Hesh / Thunder, Smith-Kotzen, Electric Boys

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 THUNDER, SMITH/KOTZEN, and ELECTRIC BOYS and a special “Triple Thrash Threat” segment to celebrate an album’s 35th year anniversary.

UK rockers THUNDER’s new single ‘Going To Sin City” is off the band’s upcoming studio album “All The Right Noises”. Also, a brand new track from SMITH/KOTZEN (featuring IRON MAIDEN guitarist ADRAN SMITH and guitarist RICHIE KOTZEN) titled ‘Taking My Chances’ from the duo’s self-titled debut album, and a new single from Swedish rockers ELECTRIC BOYS entitled ‘Super God’ from their upcoming album “Ups!de Down”. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of FLOTSAM AND JETSAM to celebrate bassist JASON NEWSTED’s 58th 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 on Friday, March 5th, 2021 and, replayed on Monday, March 8th, 2021.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / Mostly New S#*t! (Feb-Jun)

Rich Embury brings on the floodgates of NEW hard rock and heavy metal…both kinds of music!

Mostly NEW Music from Annisokay, Archetypes Collide, Arion, Black Tar Superstar, Cannon Hill, Einherjer, Epica, Evergrey, Evil Drive, Firing at the Sky, First to Eleven (Feat. Ten Second Songs), Frozen Crown, Hedra, Hootenanny Freaks, Icon Of Sin, Infinite Sin, Lamb Of God, Metalite, Mick Blankenship, Nervosa, No Resolve, Overdrivers, Reckless Velvet (Feat. Twizm Whyte Piece), Robin McAuley, Rock me Amadeus (Feat. Dee Snider), Ronnie Atkins, Sabaton, Sacred Oath, Seventh Crystal, Smith/Kotzen, Sunbomb (Feat. Tracii Guns & Michael Sweet), Suzi Quatro, The Dev, The Diamond Light, The End Machine, The Offspring, Thundermother, Todd La Torre (Queensryche), Veil Of Maya, Vexed, Bona Lisa, Bedrokk, and more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, on March 3rd, 2021 (replayed on March 5th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / Judas Priest, Blotto, Ratt & More!

Rich Embury returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s rock and metal scene! This time no ’70s though, so Rich goes full ’80s/’90s with riffage from AC/DC, Black Sabbath, Scorpions, Judas Priest, Poison, Iron Maiden, Blotto, Black ‘N Blue, Metallica, and Ratt! Also a Request from pure rocker Basjan for some late ’90s Calm (Rich’s old band). This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, February 28th, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, March 4th, 2021).

King Hesh / Thunder, Todd La Torre, Mike Tramp & 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 THUNDER, TODD La TORRE (Queensryche), and MIKE TRAMP (White Lion).

UK rockers THUNDER’s new single ‘Last One Out Turn Off The Lights” is off the band’s upcoming studio album “All The Right Noises”. Also a brand new track from QUEENSRYCHE vocalist TODD La TORRE titled ‘Hellbound And Down’ from his debut solo album “Rejoice In The Suffering”, and a new single from singer/songwriter MIKE TRAMP entitled ‘Everything Is Alright’. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of QUEENSRYCHE to celebrate guitarist MICHAEL WILTON’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 on Friday, February 26th, 2021, and replayed on Monday, March 1st, 2021.

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / The Misfits, T-Rex, Fist & More!

Rich Embury returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90’s rock and metal scene! Rich goes a bit punky with tracks from The Misfits, The Stooges, and D.I., plus thrashes out with Slayer and Sepultura! Also, we get to rock out with KISS, Bob Segar & the Silver Bullet Band, Def Leppard, Scorpions, T-Rex, Bon Jovi, Headpins, Fist (Canada), and Detective too! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, February 21st, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, February 25th, 2021).

Meathook Metal / Kyuss, Black Tar Superstar, Warbringer & more!

Another heart-pumping Meathook Metal, with the usual blistering metal! Including Gojira, Kyuss, Black Tar Superstar, Crowbar, Protokult, Johnny Nocash and the Celtic Outlaws, Warbringer, and much more! This episode of Meat-Hook Metal originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on February 25th, 2021.

King Hesh / Saxon, Chris Holmes, Bonfire & 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 SAXON, CHRIS HOLMES (ex-W.A.S.P.), and BONFIRE.

SAXON’s new single is a cover of DEEP PURPLE’s ‘Speed King’, from SAXON’s upcoming covers album “Inspirations”. Also a brand new track from former W.A.S.P. member CHRIS HOLMES titled ‘The Devil Made Me Do It’ from his debut solo EP “Under The Influence”, and a new acoustic version of ‘American Nights’ from German rockers BONFIRE, from the band’s upcoming “Best Of” acoustic compilation album “Roots”. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of BLACK SABBATH to celebrate guitarist TONY IOMMI’s 73rd 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 on Friday, February 19th, 2021, and replayed on Monday, February 22nd, 2021.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / Hot New Metal, Cold Winters

Rich is here to warm you up, after weeks of icy arctic temperatures all over the northern hemisphere! Things heat up with a deluge of NEW hard rockers and headbangers from The Pretty Reckless, The Crown, Sumo Cyco, Myles Kennedy, Inglorious, Hall of the Elders, Gojira, Firstborne, Drift Into Black, Andrew W.K., Wildstreet, A Killer’s Confession, Gama Bomb, Madame Mayhem, Pop Evil, Pretty Addicted, Mammoth WVH, Skarlett Riot, Butcher Babies, Depths of Hatred, Jorn and more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, on February 17th, 2021 (replayed on February 19th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / Leatherwolf, Eagles, Rose Tattoo & More!

Rich returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s rock and metal scene! The Daytona 500 was rain-delayed, so what better way to fill the void, than pedal to the metal rockers from Cheap Trick, Styx, Stampeders, Leatherwolf, Sammy Hagar, Whitesnake, The Kinks, Eagles, Suzi Quatro, Tommy Shaw, Steve Miller Band, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, and Rose Tattoo! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, February 14th, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, February 18th, 2021).

Meathook Metal / Kober’s Evolution of Metal! (Part 2)

Kober continues with the 2nd part of his “Evolution of Metal” series, from his POV! Cast iron metal from Slipknot, Samael, Carcass, Mayhem, Abbath, Killer Be Killed, Protokult, Type O Negative, Avatar, and Raider! This episode of Meat-Hook Metal originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on February 18th, 2021.

King Hesh / LoveFest 2021 – No F’n Ballads!

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 LoveFest 2021 – No Fuckin’ Ballads! A special to celebrate Valentine’s Day.

An entire show dedicated to that four-letter word… L-O-V-E. Every song played on tonight’s show features songs that sing about love and have the word “love” in the song’s title. But most importantly… NO FUCKIN’ BALLADS!!! Plus a ‘lovely’ “Birthday Hesh Block” of MOTLEY CRUE to celebrate singer VINCE NEIL’s 60th birthday. Tune in to the show and celebrate songs about love… THAT ROCK!!! Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on Friday, February 12th, 2021, and replayed on Monday, February 15th, 2021.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / New Metallic Wonderland

This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, a NEW metallic wonderland of mostly Brand NEW hard rock and heavy metal, from Cannibal Corpse, Temple Balls, Amorphis, Angelus Apatrida, Arion, Asphyx, BAEST, Bedrokk, Bloodbound, Capra, Cryptosis, Einherjer, Ektomorf, ERRA, Evergrey, Evile, Ghost Iris, Heart Healer, Icon Of Sin, Labyrinth, Metalite, Minefield, MotorJesus, Orden Ogan, Orbit Culture, Summoning The Lich, Tetrarch, The Metal Byrds, Tomahawk, Trial (SWE), Vola, Electric Boys, Sweet Oblivion, Infinite Sin, and more!

Also, regular segments TAKE COVER💥 and the WEEKLY STING🐝 return and much more! Get more info and follow Rich at richembury.rocks. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, on February 10th, 2021 (replayed on February 12th, 2021).

Meathook Metal / Slayer, Anthrax, Sepultura & more!

Another heart pumping Meathook Metal, with the usual blistering metal! Including Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Gwar, Strapping Young Lad, Deicide, and much more! This episode of Meat-Hook Metal originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on February 11th, 2021.