Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: The 80’s / 90’s & Gerry McHee (RIP)

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).

Rock N Roll Journey: July 26th, 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!!! Rock and Metal from Genesis, Metallica, Van Halen, Queen, Quiet Riot, Ted Nugent, Rush, Primus, The Who, Tool, Judas Priest, Humble Pie and more! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio July 26th, 2020.

Rock N Roll Journey: July 19th, 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!!! Rock and Metal from Black Sabbath, Van Halen, Kansas, Slayer, Death, King Diamond, Metallica, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Yes, Ted Nugent, Megadeth and more! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio July 19th, 2020.

King Hesh: Rockin’ Patriotic Independence Day

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode is a very special Rockin’ Patriotic “Independence Day” Edition. In celebration of July 4th here in the U.S.A. and Canada Day (July 1st) to our brethren up north, the King breaks out the patriotic, bitchin’ tunes. Get your party rockin’ with killer patriotic tunes from David Lee Roth, Stryper, Def Leppard, Motley Crue, Vinnie Vincent Invasion, Alice Cooper, W.A.S.P., KISS, Drivin N Cryin, White Lion, Van Halen, Britny Fox, Tora Tora, Lizzy Borden, Helix and much more. Plus a special “Patriotic Six Pack Thrash Attack” in celebration of July 4th. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, July 3rd, 2020 and replayed on Monday, July 6th, 2020.

Rock N Roll Journey: Scorpions / Celtic Frost / Tiamat & more!

Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on the Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the 70’s to present!!! Rock and Metal from Frank Marino & Mahogany Rush, Soundgarden, Creed, Iron Maiden, Scorpions, Genesis, Mercyful Fate, Celtic Frost, Atheist, Van Halen, Rush, Helmet, Tiamat and more! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio July 5th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Peter from Sons Of Silver returns

The Riff with Jack Trash is back with very special guest Peter Argyropoulos of Sons Of Silver. We talk about everything, including their new EP ‘Doomsday Noises.’ Like or comment on the original Facebook Post, and be eligible to win a Sons of Silver t-shirt. KISS is this week’s Rock N Rollympics band. Also, new music from Pop Evil, Shark Island, Shinedown and much more. Tune it in turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, July 2nd, 2020.

Rock N Roll Journey: Deep Purple/Mercyful Fate/Death & more!

Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on the Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the 70’s to present!!! Rock and Metal from Deep Purple, Iron Maiden, KISS, Mercyful Fate, Death, Santana, Rush, Thin Lizzy, Van Halen, Ted Nugent and more! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio June 14th, 2020.

Rock N Roll Journey: May 31st, 2020

Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the 70’s to present!!! Rock and Metal from Cream, Judas Priest, Megadeth, Ozzy Osbourne, Sepultura, Van Halen, Rainbow, Nazareth, Scorpions and more! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio May 31st, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: The 70’s

It’s 70s week on The Riff with Jack Trash. Today we’ll take you thru the entire decade in 2 hours!! Tune it in and Turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, May 28th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Hard Rock, Metal, Punk Mix-up!

Rich Embury returns with another MIXED-UP podcast edition! Featuring various Hard Rock, Heavy Metal and Punk Rock from Poison, Scars On Broadway, W.A.S.P., Kris Klyne, Bad Religion, Dio, Black Sabbath, Anvil, Sonic Youth, Slipknot, The Stooges, Van Halen, Rancid, Saxon, Kick Axe and many more! This week’s “Take Cover” section features a new group called Kuarantine (Feat. Chris Jericho and P.J. Farley) doin’ KISS, Vince Neil does The Sweet justice, and Headstones do a Gordon Lightfoot classic! Plus… one solid hour of uninterrupted, back-to-back, classic surprises to end the show! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, May 20th, 2020 and replayed May 22nd & 25th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: The 80’s

This week on The Riff with Jack Trash we’ll take you thru the entire decade of decadence (aka the Eighties) in 2 hours!! Tune it in and Turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, May 21st, 2020.

Rock N Roll Journey: Black Sabbath/Cream/UFO/Sepultura & more!

Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on the Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the 70’s to present!!! Rock and Metal from Black Sabbath, Jeff Beck Group, Jethro Tull, Cream, Genesis, Journey, Thin Lizzy, UFO, Iron Maiden, KISS, Van Halen, Metallica, Sepultura, Tool and more! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio April 26th, 2020.

Rock N Roll Journey: Helmet/Soundgarden/Van Halen/The Eagles & more!

Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on the Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the 70’s to present!!! Rock and Metal from Helmet, Judas Priest, Krokus, Def Leppard, Frank Marino and Mahogany Rush, Camel, Van Halen, Triumph, Soundgarden, Faith No More, Iron Maiden, Pearl Jam, The Eagles, Stone Temple Pilots and more!! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio April 19th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Classic Rock, Requests & Metal Fun!

Still locked in? Rich has the cure! Joined by his son Jaron, Rich spins fun classics from Motley Crue, Def Leppard, Slayer, Armored Saint, Ozzy Osbourne, Deep Purple, Iron Maiden, Quiet Riot, Ace Frehley, Dio, Platinum Blonde, Valentine, Skid Row and Accept. Also, live REQUESTS from the chat and social media for Alice In Chains, Thin Lizzy, Soundgarden, In This Moment, Tool, Mercyful Fate, Charger, Danzig, AC/DC, Avenged Sevenfold, Kick Axe, Gwar, Slade, Carcass, Rush, Babylon A.D., Deep Purple, I Prevail and Megadeth. The “Cover Songs of the Week” from Therion (doing Mercyful Fate), Saigon Kick (doing David Bowie), Seven Kingdoms (doing Heart) and Sons Of Apollo (doing Van Halen). Plus much more uncensored insanity, in this extended 4+ hour edition! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, April 8th, 2020 and replayed April 10th, 2020.

King Hesh: Van Halen’s “Women and Children First” turns 40!

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode King Hesh Celebrates the 40th Year Anniversary of Van Halen‘s “Women And Children First“. Plus “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Joe Satriani, Sacred Reich, and Danny De La Rosa (ex-Babylon A.D.).

Throughout the show the King plays tracks from Van Halen‘s “Women And Children First” to celebrate the album’s 40th year anniversary. Also debuts of a new song from Joe Satriani entitled ‘Big Distortion‘ from his upcoming studio album “Shapeshifting“. As well as a brand new song from Sacred Reich, ‘Salvation‘, from their latest studio album “Awakening” and a new single from former Babylon A.D. guitarist Danny De La Rosa called ‘Third Wheel Man‘ from his recently released solo album “12 Weekends“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Aerosmith to celebrate front man Steven Tyler‘s 72nd birthday. Also 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 Friday, March 27th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, March 30th, 2020.

Rock N Roll Journey: KISS/Van Halen/Robin Trower & more!

Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on the Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the 70’s to present!!! Rock and Metal from Faith No More, Led Zeppelin, Megadeth, Van Halen, Ozzy Osbourne, Rush, Montrose, Triumph, Robin Trower, Manfred Mann’s Earth Band, Roxy Music and more! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio March 22nd, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: #100 – Rock n Metal Randomizer?

This time, Rich Embury takes a spin on the “Wheel of Fortune!” He’s putting CHANCE (and his mouse’s scroll wheel) in control of this week’s playlist, in combination with the HUGE, 100,000+ pure rock song library of rock and metal! Tune in to find out how it was done and which bands/songs were randomly picked??? Not a single dud in the bunch! Classics, hard rock, heavy metal, hair bands, who knows where the wind will blow, only those who listen will truly know! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, March 4th, 2020 and replayed March 6th and 9th, 2020.

Rock N Roll Journey: Exodus/ZZ Top/Led Zeppelin/Tool and more!

Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on the Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the 70’s to present!!! Rock and Metal from Black Sabbath, Exodus, Dio, Metallica, Van Halen, ZZ Top, Camel, Iron Maiden, Journey, Led Zeppelin, Ozzy Osbourne, Thin Lizzy and more! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio March 1st, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Tara Lynch

Here is your official invitation to spend part of your day with us, The Riff with Jack Trash and our very special guest Tara Lynch. We talk about her new record, cool friends, and all from a very swanky location. We’ll also play new music from Ozzy Osbourne and Black Swan, plus feature this week’s “Rock n Rollympics” band Van Halen. And the obligatory much much more!! Tune it in and Turn it up!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, February 27th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Classic Rock All-Requests Edition!

This week, Rich Embury takes the collected REQUESTS from Retrograde listeners over the January break. Three solid hours of ALL-REQUESTS from YOU the listener. This time it’s all Classic Rock from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s. Watch for a special all “Heavy Metal” request show in the near future if you like it a bit heavier…start sending your requests NOW! Requests taken from http://richembury.rocks, DM’s, Facebook Messenger, and Emails. Special thanks to everyone who sent in requests for this episode (Listed Below). This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, February 12th, 2020 and replayed February 17th, 2020.

  1. Judas Priest – Some Heads Are Gonna Roll (for Diane/Toronto)
  2. Baton Rouge – Baby’s So Cool (for Qwest521/Germany)
  3. Ozzy Osbourne – Little Dolls (for Rockwiz/USA)
  4. KISS – Radar For Love (for Ubiquitous/Wales)
  5. Great White – Mista Bone (for Disco/British Columbia)
  6. Guns N’ Roses – Pretty Tied Up (for OU812-22/Winnipeg)
  7. Rainbow – Stargazer (for Victor/Argentina)
  8. Mama’s Boys – Mama Were All Crazee Now (for Kent Black/Hampstead, UK)
  9. Van Halen – Jamie’s Cryin’ (for Jackson420/Oregon)
  10. Thin Lizzy – Killer On The Loose (for Brad K./Virginia)
  11. Dokken – Prisoner (for Don707/Massachusetts)
  12. Fastway – Say What You Will (for Reece/Wyoming)
  13. Valentine – Runnin’ On Luck Again (for Candice D./Florida)
  14. Sleeze Beez – Raise A Little Hell (for Zed68/Reno)
  15. Ace Frehley – New York Groove (for Ghana69/New York)
  16. David Lee Roth – Goin’ Crazy (for Justice/Colorado)
  17. Slade – Run Runaway (for Jerry/Arizona)
  18. Def Leppard – Rock! Rock! (Til You Drop) (for Lotsalotsa/Mexico)
  19. Iron Maiden – Run To The Hills (for Destiny/Las Vegas)
  20. Queensryche – Jet City Woman (for itsallblack2me/Alaska)
  21. Warrant – Love In Stereo (for Camptresco99/Billings, MT)
  22. Firehouse – Shake & Tumble (for Tanis/Austria)
  23. Triumph – Follow Your Heart (for Wess L./Manchester, UK)
  24. Sebastian Bach – Rock N Roll Is a Vicious Game (for Unidentified email)
  25. UFO – Lights Out (for Bob Welsch/North Carolina)
  26. Icon – (Rock On) Through The Night (for Harold Jasper/Regina)
  27. Savatage – Jesus Saves (for Jessie K./San Jose)
  28. Yngwie J. Malmsteen – Queen In Love (for DevilMusic66/Saskatoon)
  29. Faster Pussycat – Bathroom Wall (for Joeseph Greenbladt/Brandon)
  30. Dio – Sacred Heart (for Karen Husk/Minnesota)
  31. Motley Crue – Louder Than Hell (for Virginia L./Utah)
  32. Love/Hate – Don’t Fuck With Me (for prankster101/Ottawa)