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: Walter Ino of A Farewell To Kings…

The Riff with Jack Trash returns today with special guest, guitarist, keyboardist and producer Walter Ino. He’s a busy guy and has 2 projects to talk about. A Farewell to Kings – A Salute to 4 Decades of Rush Music and Waiting For Monday. We will also feature our “Rock n Rollympics” band for this week Def Leppard, and play new music from Black Swan and of course much more!! So tune it in and turn it up!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, February 20th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Robin McAuley of Black Swan

The Riff with Jack Trash returns today with very special guest Robin McAuley!! He is one of our very favorite humans on the planet. We talk his new band Black Swan, hanging out in intensive care, and Vegas. We’ll also feature our Rock N Rollympics band Whitesnake. We’ll go Undercover with Kobra And The Lotus and the obligatory whole lot 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 6th, 2020.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Brian Tichy (Part.2)

Our special guest today is drummer extraordinaire (Whitesnake, Lynch Mob, Billy Idol, Sass Jordan, Foreigner etc.) Brian Tichy. We will talk and play music his new projects A Farewell to Kings and Silverthorne. We also get his take on the Aerosmith news from last week. We will play new music from Revolution Saints and next show’s guest Robin McAuley and his new band Black Swan. Tune it in and Turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, January 30th, 2020.

6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca: Joel Hoekstra

It’s a Christmas Eve celebration, with great rock & metal holiday music!! Paul also welcomes special guest, and guitar virtuoso Joel Hoekstra, from Whitesnake, Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO), Cher, Night Ranger, Joel Hoekstra’s 13 and many more!! This holiday episode of 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio December 24th, 2019.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Brian Tichy

The Riff with Jack Trash radio show is back this week, with our special guest Brian Tichy. He’s played drums with Whitesnake, Foreigner, Billy Idol and many more. He has a new band called Silverthorne and it is bad ass!! We will also feature our “Wall of Fame” nominees Queensrÿche, Slayer and King’s X. Plus a couple other surprises, so tune it in and turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, November 14th, 2019.

KING HESH: TONY MILLS (Shy/TNT) Tribute

Get your weekly 80s & early 90s metal fix with King Hesh. Three hours of bitchin’ tunes from the “Era of Hair” dudes!!! This episode pays tribute to the recently departed singer/frontman TONY MILLS (Shy/TNT). As well as “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Mike Tramp (White Lion), Michael Sweet (Stryper), and Steel Panther.

At the top of the first two hours, a double-shot of Shy to pay tribute to singer Tony Mills, who recently passed away due to cancer. Also debuts from Mike Tramp entitled ‘Best Days Of My Life‘ from his newest solo album “Stray From The Flock“. A new single called ‘Shine‘ from Stryper frontman Michael Sweet from his upcoming new solo album “Ten“, and another brand new song from Steel Panther, ‘Gods Of Pussy‘, from their studio album “Heavy Metal Rules“. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Whitesnake to celebrate singer David Coverdale‘s 68th 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 September 20th, 2019.

KING HESH: Tesla/Whitesnake/D-A-D

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 TESLA and WHITESNAKE.

Two debuts on this week’s show, one from TESLA, for the song ‘The Mission‘, from their latest album “Shock“, and one from WHITESNAKE entitled ‘Sands Of Time‘ from their recently released studio album “Flesh & Blood“. Also King Hesh takes another spin from Danish rockers D-A-D new single ‘Burning Star‘, from the band’s newest album “A Prayer For The Loud“. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of KING DIAMOND to celebrate Kim Bendix Petersen‘s (aka KING DIAMOND) 63rd 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, June 14th, 2019.

KING HESH: 30th Anniversary of Sonic Temple (THE CULT)

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 30 year anniversary of THE CULT‘s “Sonic Temple” album. Plus “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from WHITESNAKE, D-A-D, and HARDLINE.

KING HESH plays tracks throughout the show from THE CULT’s commercial breakthrough album “Sonic Temple“. Plus the new track from WHITESNAKE, ‘Hey You (You Make Me Rock)‘, is from their forthcoming album “Flesh & Blood“. Also the new song from D-A-D entitled ‘Burning Star‘ which will be on the band’s not-yet-titled upcoming studio album and a new track from HARDLINE, ‘Page Of Your Life‘, from their upcoming album “Life“. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of RATT to celebrate guitarist Warren DeMartini‘s 56th 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 April 12th, 2019.

KING HESH: Whitesnake/Dee Snider/Hardline

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 WHITESNAKE, DEE SNIDER, and HARDLINE.

WHITESNAKE’s new song ‘Trouble Is Your Middle Name’ is off their upcoming new studio album “Flesh & Blood”. Also a new single from DEE SNIDER, ‘Lies Are A Business’, off his latest solo studio album “For The Love Of Metal”, and a new track from HARDLINE, ‘Take A Chance’, off the band’s forthcoming studio album “Life”. Also a “Birthday Hesh Block” of PANTERA to commemorate late drummer Vinnie Paul Abbott‘s birthday [R.I.P. – died on 06/22/18]. 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, March 15th, 2019.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Vinny Appice

Vinny Appice, legendary drummer for Black Sabbath, Ronnie James Dio and Last In Line is our very special guest on today’s The Riff with Jack Trash. We’ll have new music from Jetboy and Whitesnake, plus we’ll go undercover with Jeff Scott Soto and Metallica. In addition, we play songs from our “Wall of Fame” Nominees this week, Ace Frehley, Creed, and Butcher Babies. Who wins? You decide! Don’t miss out on all the fun….C’mon all the cool kids are doing it!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, February 21st, 2019.

KING HESH: Whitesnake/Tora Tora/Dream Theater

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 WHITESNAKE, DREAM THEATER, and TORA TORA.

WHITESNAKE’s new song ‘Shut Up & Kiss Me’ is off the band’s forthcoming album “Flesh & Blood”. Also a new track from DREAM THEATER, ‘Paralyzed’, off the band’s forthcoming studio album “Distance Over Time”, and a new single from TORA TORA, ‘Silence The Sirens’, off the band’s soon-to-be-released “Bastards Of Beale” album. Also a “Birthday Hesh Block” of music from guitarist Jake E. Lee‘s career to celebrate his 62nd 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, February 15th, 2019.

The Riff with Jack Trash: New Years Show

It’s the first show of 2019, and this week Jack plays tracks from bands who are slated to release new music this year, like Sammy Hagar, Ratt, Motley Crue, Whitesnake, Rival Sons, Megadeth and Metallica (sorta)! Plus he talks about amazing Live Records from 2018 like those from Vixen and Alice Cooper. Jack introduces a new weekly segment for 2019. Every Monday, it’ll be a “Wall Of Fame” (name pending) interactive competition, between 3 bands each week that you vote on! Tune in for some great music, news about upcoming releases and so much more! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, January 3rd, 2019.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Merry Tichmas from Brian Tichy

This week BRIAN TICHY (The Dead Daisies, Whitesnake, Billy Idol, Foreigner, Tak Matsumoto Group, and more) joins Jack to chat about past and current projects, like his holiday album “Merry Tichmas” out now. Songs from Brian’s discography are talked about and mixed throughout the show, including tracks from The Dead Daisies, Brian Tichy doing a Christmas classic off his current solo LP, Tak Matsumoto Group (TMG), SUN (Feat. Sass Jordan) and more. This being KISS week (“Band of the Week” pick) on The Riff, we hear Brian’s favorite track as a fan of the band, “Parasite” as well. This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio November 29th, 2018.