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.

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).

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.

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).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / Geordie, Cinderella, KISS & More!

Rich returns after a couple of weeks’ break, with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s rock and metal scene! Classics from The Who, Deep Purple, Geordie, Faster Pussycat, Rainbow, Kingdom Come, Cinderella, Brownsville Station, Aerosmith, Blue Oyster Cult, KISS, and Dangerous Toys!! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, April 11th, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, April 15th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / Rough Cutt, Slaughter, Widowmaker & More!

Rich Embury returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s rock and metal scene! This week, classic rock and metal from Rough Cutt, Y&T, Whitesnake, The Cult, Slaughter, Slik Toxik, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Warrior, Widowmaker (Feat. Dee Snider), Vinnie Vincent Invasion, Tesla, Tora Tora, and more! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, March 28th, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, April 1st, 2021).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / Maiden’s Beast + More New Metal

Rich Embury is Back baby! This time, we celebrate the anniversary of Iron Maiden‘s “The Number of the Beast” album, which was birthed and released on March 22nd, 1982, by starting and ending with a tune from the massive album! Also, more of the great NEW hard rockers and metal tunes from the likes of ScreaMachine, Monster Magnet, Burning Witches, Sunbomb, Enemy Inside, Malloy, Smashed Gladys, Coherency, Before We Fall, Ellefson & Soto, Magik, The Crown, Witchbound, Motojesus, Awaken, Todd La Torre, Sickret and more! Regular weekly segments “Take Cover💥” and the “Weekly Sting🐝” (the W.A.S.P. track of the week) return, plus Listener Requests, TONS of Classics from Von Groove, Grim Reaper, King Kobra, Buckcherry, Cinderella, Scorpions, Jackyl, Autograph, Crimson Glory, Dio, KISS, Kick Axe, and many more!! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, on March 24th, 2021 (replayed on March 26th, 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).

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).

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).

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).

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).

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).

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).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / ZZ Top, Brownsville Station, Stampeders & More!

Rich Embury returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s rock and metal scene! No theme this week, but a bevy of beautiful classic power from ZZ Top, Survivor, Brownsville Station, April Wine, Legs Diamond, Red Rider, New York Dolls, James Gang, Stampeders, Prism, Chilliwack, and a Listener Request for Pantera! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, February 7th, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, February 11th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3 / 1981 Vs. 2021 – 40yrs of Rock & Metal

🔞🎸 This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, it’s a killer special entitled “1981 Vs. 2021: 40 Years of Rock & Metal!”

I will be spinning songs from 1981 releases (Vs. their 2021 or very recent releases) from Accept, Anvil, Blue Oyster Cult, Alice Cooper, Def Leppard, Sammy Hagar, Helix, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Krokus, Loudness, Motley Crue, Saxon, Michael Schenker Group, Van Halen, Riot, Joan Jett, and more! This week on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3, This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, February 3rd, 2021 (replayed on February 5th, 2021).

Rich Embury’s Power Hour / The Grunge Years

Rich returns with another flashback to the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s rock and metal scene! This time it’s a look at The Grunge Years of the early 1990s. Music from Smashing Pumpkins, Sonic Youth, Gruntruck, Nirvana, Soundgarden, TAD, Alice In Chains, Mother Love Bone, Stone Temple Pilots, My Sister’s Machine, Pearl Jam, Blind Melon, Mad Season, and Mudhoney! This edition of Rich Embury’s Power Hour originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio Sunday, January 31st, 2021 (and replayed Thursday, February 4th, 2021).