Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / Cinco de Mayo & Phil Naro (RIP)

Join Rich Embury on a special Cinco de Mayo version of R3TROGRAD3! Grab yourself a Margarita or a Cerveza and join the party! NEW music from Chevelle, Hardline, Flotsam and Jetsam, The Offspring, Burning Witches, Bloodbound, Dig The Grave, Black Tar Superstar, Sumo Cyco, Gottweist, Spiritbox, Hammer King, Social Disorder, and At The Gates!

Also, a double shot TRIBUTE to vocal legend Phil Naro (Talas, Bedrokk, DDrive, Naro, etc.) featuring tracks by Bedrokk, and DDrive! Weekly segment “TAKE COVER💥” features NEW covers from Stephen Pearcy, Leo Maracchioli (Leap Frog Studios), and more! This time on the “WEEKLY STING🐝,” we go “Live…In The Raw!” This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, on Wednesday, May 5th, 2021, and replayed on Friday, May 7th, 2021.

Meathook Metal / May 6th, 2021

Another heart-pumping Meathook Metal, with the usual blistering metal! Join Kober for an hour of metallic madness! This episode of Meat-Hook Metal originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on May 6th, 2021.

The Riff with Jack Trash / Getting Thru

The Riff with Jack Trash returns after a short break to upgrade equipment and more. Great classic rock, hard rock, and melodic rock to shake your soul as usual. Plus this week’s Wall Of Fame nominees and much more. This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Rock Radio Thursday, May 6th, 2021.

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / Classic Rock & Metal LIVE! (Extended)

Rich Embury returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s rock and metal scene! This time it’s a focus on LIVE songs/albums!! Live songs from Van Halen, Scorpions, Queensryche, Kick Axe, Queen, Guns N’ Roses, Ozzy Osbourne, Y&T, KISS, Iron Maiden, Black ‘N Blue, AC/DC, Slaughter, Whitesnake, and Warrant! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio on May 2nd, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, May 6th, 2021).

King Hesh / Stephen Pearcy, Flotsam and Jetsam, Electric Boys & 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 STEPHEN PEARCY, FLOTSAM AND JETSAM, and ELECTRIC BOYS.

King Hesh debuts a new track from RATT frontman STEPHEN PEARCY entitled ‘Don’t Want To Talk About It’, as well as a new song from FLOTSAM AND JETSAM, the title track from their upcoming studio album “Blood In The Water”. And a new single from ELECTRIC BOYS, ‘Tumblin’ Dominoes’, from their newly released studio album “Ups!de Down”. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of music from ACE FREHLEY to celebrate his 70th birthday this week. Plus the “Triple Thrash Threat”,”Poon-Tang Playlist”, “Bitchin’ Flashback” 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, April 30th, 2021 and replayed on Monday, May 3rd, 2021.

The Doom Saloon / Bongzilla, Cough, Sheavy & 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! We have new Bongzilla along with tunes from The Skull, Cough, Iron Giant, Sheavy, Bretus, Lucifer, and more! This episode of The Doom Saloon originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday (Friday), April 29th (30th), 2021, and Replayed on May 4th, 2021.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / Friday Nite Live!

On a special Friday broadcast of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, Rich fills in for a fellow Pure Rock Radio DJ, with this unscheduled, shorter, but HIGH ENERGY edition. No regular segments this time, but great hard rock and metal from Iron Maiden, Halestorm, Mr. Big, Velvet Revolver, South of Salem, Where Angels Suffer, Bulletboys, Nirvana, Crazy Lixx, Powerwolf, The Offspring, Whiskey Six, Atom Smash, and more. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, on Friday, April 30th, 2021.

Rock N Roll Journey / Obituary, Rush, Soundgarden & more!

Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on the Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the ’70s to the present!!! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on May 2nd, 2021.

Rock N Roll Café / Pantera, AC/DC & Ridin’ on Metal!

DJ Nitewind & Mikey return with another Rock N Roll Cafe! Grabba java and enjoy the rock, alternative, and metal that Nitewind serves up! This time a spotlight on Pantera and AC/DC, plus Charing Cross, Leather, Metallica, Manowar, Chevelle, Tony Martin, Velvet Viper, plus many more! This episode of Rock N Roll Cafe originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on Saturday, May 1st, 2021

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / (New) Rough Cutt, Bedrokk, Buckcherry & more!

Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 is back, baby! TONS of brand NEW hard rock and metal from Rough Cutt, Crobot, Bedrokk, Bodom After Midnight, Buckcherry, City of the Weak, Diamante, Fear Factory, Flotsam and Jetsam, Gojira, Madhouse, MammothWVH, Manimal, Osyron, Royal Blood, Scar Of The Sun, Sonic Haven, State of Mine, Sweet Oblivion (Feat. Geoff Tate), Temple Balls, Tetrarch, Upon Wings, The End Machine, Wallner / Vain (Will Wallner & Vivian Vain), and many MORE! Also, the usual segments “TAKE COVER💥” and the WEEKLY STING🐝” featuring the W.A.S.P. track of the week, live Listener Requests, and more! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, on April 28th, 2021 (replayed on April 30th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / Exciter, Sex Pistols, Child’s Play & more!

Rich Embury returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s rock and metal scene! Classics from The Misfits, Ramones, Sweet, The Runaways, Motley Crue, Child’s Play, Kix, Sex Pistols, Sonic Youth, Mudhoney, Dio, Black Sabbath, Soundgarden, Styx, and Exciter!! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio on a special Monday, April 26th, 2021 edition (and replayed Thursday, April 29th, 2021).

6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca / Graham Keane (The Vicious Head Society)

6 Degrees welcomes Graham Keane, the mastermind behind The Vicious Head Society. Shades and hints of Dream Theater, Aryeon, and Amorphis are abundant in this remarkable masterpiece of prog-metal! Drummer Klemen Markelj from Drift Into Black is featured heavily on the new album. We are honored to have the exclusive debut of the next single, “On A Silver Thread.” This episode of 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on April 27th, 2021.

King Hesh / The End Machine, Robin McAuley, Paul Gilbert & 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 THE END MACHINE, ROBIN McAULEY, and PAUL GILBERT (MR. BIG).

King Hesh debuts the new single from THE END MACHINE (featuring guitarist GEORGE LYNCH, bassist JEFF PILSON, and singer ROBERT MASON) ‘Dark Divide’ from the band’s recently released studio album “Phase2”. Also a brand new track from singer/songwriter ROBIN McAULEY titled ‘Say Goodbye’ off his upcoming solo studio album “Standing On The Edge”. And a new song from guitarist PAUL GILBERT entitled ‘Argument About Pie’, from his upcoming 16th solo album “Werewolves In Portland”. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of DEF LEPPARD to commemorate guitarist STEVE CLARK’s [R.I.P. – died 01/08/91] birthday this week. Plus the “Triple Thrash Threat”,”Poon-Tang Playlist”, “Bitchin’ Flashback” 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, April 23rd, 2021 and replayed on Monday, April 26th, 2021.

Rock N Roll Journey / Genesis, Night Ranger, Savatage & more!

Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on the Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the ’70s to the present!!! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on April 25th, 2021.

Rock N Roll Café / Let’s Call It Rock N Roll

DJ Nitewind & Mikey return with another Rock N Roll Cafe! Grabba java and enjoy the rock and metal that Nitewind serves up! This time All songs with “Rock N Roll,” “Rock & Roll,” “Rock,” “Rockin’” etc., All three hours! This episode of Rock N Roll Cafe originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on Saturday, April 24th, 2021

The Doom Saloon / Red Fang, Sasquatch, Void King & 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! We spin the new single from Red Fang along with tunes from Sasquatch, Void King, Paradise Lost, and more! This episode of The Doom Saloon originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Tuesday (Wednesday), April 22nd (23rd), 2021.

Meathook Metal / Cannibal Corpse, Fear Factory & more!

Another heart-pumping Meathook Metal, with the usual blistering metal! This time Kober kicks your ass with NEW Fear Factory, and Cannibal Corpse, plus much more! This episode of Meat-Hook Metal originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on April 22nd, 2021.

6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca / Craig Rossi (Drift Into Black) returns (Apr 2021)!

This episode features the return of Craig Rossi to discuss the latest release from Drift Into Black, “Patterns of Light.” This concept album, recently released on Doomba records is a heavy dive into an abusive relationship that ends in murder and suicide. Other bands featured are The Vicious Head Society, Grey Skies Fallen, and October Thorns. This episode of 6 Degrees with Paul LaPlaca originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on April 20th, 2021.

King Hesh / Sunbomb, Flotsam and Jetsam, Marty Friedman & 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 SUNBOMB, FLOTSAM AND JETSAM, and MARTY FRIEDMAN.

King Hesh debuts the new single from SUNBOMB (featuring guitarist TRACII GUNS singer MICHAEL SWEET) ‘Better End’ from the band’s debut album “Evil And Divine”. Also, a brand new track from Arizona thrashers FLOTSAM AND JETSAM titled ‘Burn The Sky’ off of the band’s upcoming studio album “Blood In The Water”. And a new song from guitarist MARTY FRIEDMAN entitled ‘Makenaide’, from his new covers album “Tokyo Jukebox 3”. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of W.A.S.P. to celebrate guitarist RANDY PIPER’s 65th birthday this week. Plus the “Triple Thrash Threat”,”Poon-Tang Playlist”, “Bitchin’ Flashback” 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, April 16th, 2021, and replayed on Monday, April 19th, 2021.

Rock N Roll Journey / April 18th, 2021

Metal Mike returns live from Los Angeles on the Rock N Roll Journey, with classic rock and metal from the ’70s to the present!!! This episode of Rock N Roll Journey with Metal Mike originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on April 18th, 2021.