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 / 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).

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.

Rock N Roll Café / All Metal Week

DJ Nitewind returns with another Rock N Roll Cafe! Grab a coffee, sit back and enjoy a helping of metal from bands like A Sound of Thunder, Axel Rudi Pell, Witchburn, Killing Tyranny, Overkill, Motorhead, Queensryche, Metal Church, and more! This episode of Rock N Roll Cafe originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on Saturday, February 20th, 2021

King Hesh / Stephen Pearcy, Todd La Torre, 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 STEPHEN PEARCY (Ratt), TODD LA TORRE (Queensryche), and BONFIRE.

STEPHEN PEARCY’s new single ‘Night Flight’ will be on PEARCY’s upcoming yet-untitled solo album, due later this year. Also a brand new single from QUEENSRYCHE frontman TODD LA TORRE entitled ‘Darkened Majesty’ from his upcoming debut solo album “Rejoice In The Suffering”, and a debut from German rockers BONFIRE, ‘Love Don’t Lie’, from their upcoming studio album “Roots”. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” double shot – one from VAN HALEN to commemorate legendary guitarist EDDIE VAN HALEN’s birthday [R.I.P. – died 10/06/20] and the other from CINDERELLA to celebrate singer TOM KEIFER’s 60th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of the King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, January 29th, 2021, and replayed on Monday, February 1st, 2021.

The Riff with Jack Trash / Geoff Tate

Happy birthday to my fellow Capricorn, Geoff Tate. How did he celebrate? By being a special guest on The Riff with Jack Trash! We talk being back on stage. Why Eric Martin (Mr. Big) should be doing stand up comedy, and how to go on vacation with him!! We’ll also feature our Wall of Fame Nominees Nancy Wilson of Heart, Rudolph Schenker of Scorpions, and Carey Howe of Leatherwolf. Tune it in and turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, January 14th, 2021

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Holiday Rockers & New Metal

🔞🎅🏼 Rich Embury is back with only a week until Christmas, and Hanukkah in full effect, by mixing in Hard Rock and Heavy Metal holiday tunes from Owl Stretching (Feat. Jason Bieler), Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Anvil, Small Town Titans, Steel Panther, L.A. Guns, Upon Wings and Majestica, to get us in the spirit of the season! Also NEW releases from Phil Campbell and the Bastard Sons, Ill Nino, Todd La Torre (Queensryche), Rich Davis, DeathOrchestra, Jason Bieler & The Von Bielski Orchestra, Alice Cooper, The Edge of Reason, Ronnie Atkins and Chris Steven. TONS of advanced (richembury.rocks) and live requests (Chat etc.) for Saga, Iron Maiden, Yes, Poison and more!

Regular segment Women On Wax🚺 featuring the Women of rock and metal has all-new tracks from Crystal Viper, September Mourning, Maid Of Ace and Skarlett Riot. The Take Cover💥 section of the show features covers & tributes from Volbeat, Vince Neil, Toque, Nirvana, Kick Axe, Poison, Powerwolf (Requested) and Five Finger Death Punch remix. This week’s Weekly Sting🐝 goes back in the W.A.S.P.‘s discography, with a song from “The Last Command.” Forget the strife and vitriol of the times and give your soul a refill. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, December 16th, 2020 (replayed on December 18th, 2020).

The Riff with Jack Trash: Riff Run Amuck!

The Riff with Jack Trash returns today, and we are running amuck!! We do have news on Geoff Tate and new music from Brian Ray, Iron Maiden, and Shark Island. Tune it in and turn it up!!! This episode of The Riff with Jack Trash originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Thursday, December 10th, 2020

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: Hump Day Hard Rockers & Requests

Celebrate hump day this week, with NEW hard rockers and metallic goodness! New music from Crobot, The Loyal Order, Diehearted, Thundermother, The Jailbirds, Smackbound, Steelheart, Marilyn Manson, Falset, The Chimpz, Bedrokk & Friends, Cerebellion, Burning Witches, Napalm Death, Korn (Feat. Yelawolf), Econoline Crush, South Of Eden, The HellenBacks (Feat. Todd Kerns), Bad Actress, Onslaught, Michael Grant & The Assassins, Tokyo Motor Fist, ONOFF, WoR, Wolf, From The Depth and Ravenword!

Live listener REQUESTS for Halestorm, Rainbow, Eden’s Curse, Megadeth, Moccasin Creek, Deep Purple and Black Sabbath. Plus this week’s “Take Cover,” featuring tributes from Throwdown (Sir Mix A Lot), Ace Frehley (Deep Purple), Stoner Kings (Kyuss), The Lonely Ones (Queen), The Waymaker (Stryper), Queensryche (Dalbello), The Veer Union (Soundgarden), Two Minutes to Late Night (Kate Bush) and Toque (Kim Mitchell)!! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, July 29th, 2020 (replayed on July 31st 2020).

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: That was THEN…This is NOW!

This time, Rich spins songs from band’s early days, plus their current music on Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3. “That was THEN… This is NOW!” We hear THEN vs. NOW double shots from McQueen Street, Iron Maiden, Sven Gali, Sepultura, Hericane Alice, Vandenberg, Testament, Autograph, Anvil, Judas Priest, House Of Lords, Into Eternity, Tora Tora, Circus Of Power, L.A. Guns (both of them), Queensryche, Stryper, Ron Keel, Tesla, AC/DC and more! Plus this week’s “Take Cover” features Anvil, Hericane Alice and Judas Priest doing tributes of The Rolling Stones, Deep Purple and Joan Baez respectively! Does 30 or 40 years make a difference in a band’s sound? Have they changed a lot? Either way, all these pure rock and heavy metal bands are still rockin’ and putting out new music! This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, July 15th, 2020 (replayed on July 17th 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.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Randy Rand of Autograph

The Riff with Jack Trash is back with special guest Randy Rand of Autograph! We also go undercover with Faster Pussycat and Wolfmother. Plus a big feature on this week’s Rock n Rollympics band Queensrÿche and 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, June 25th, 2020.

Rich Embury’s R3TR0GRAD3: 70’s, 80’s & 90’s Classix

Rich Embury goes old school on this week’s podcast! Classic Rock and Metal from the 1970’s, 1980’s and 1990’s! Music from Jackyl, UFO, Suzi Quatro, Blue Oyster Cult, Armored Saint, House Of Lords, Def Leppard, The Cars, Dio, The Sweet, Shotgun Messiah, Styx, Kick Axe, Toronto, Badlands, Streetheart, Y&T, Roxx Gang, Toto, Metallica, Heavy Metal Kids, Guns N’ Roses and many more! Also REQUESTS for Steelheart (for Gator in chat – USA), Ratt (for DickWicked in chat – Canada), Iron Maiden (for Jorge Caceres in Whatsapp – Mexico), and Deep Purple (for Victor in chat – Argentina). This week’s “Take Cover” section features a REQUEST (from RockWiz in chat – USA) for Salty Dog doing the Howlin’ Wolf blues classic, plus Girl (featuring Phil Collen of Def Leppard & Phil Lewis of L.A. Guns) and Anthrax, both doing a KISS track each. This edition of Rich Embury’s R3TROGRAD3 originally aired LIVE on Pure Rock Radio, June 3rd, 2020 and replayed June 5th, 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.

The Riff with Jack Trash: Nita Strauss

The Riff with Jack Trash returns on Pure Rock Radio today with special guest Nita Strauss. We talk new record progress, giving back, and a new instructional series. We’ve got new music from Mike Tramp. We’ll go undercover with Shark Island and Queensrÿche plus 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, May 7th, 2020.

King Hesh: Covid-19 Quarantine Edition

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 special “Covid-19 Quarantine” edition. Featuring “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Queensryche, Metal Church, and Biff Byford (Saxon).

The King debuts a new song from Queensryche entitled ‘Portrait‘ from their latest studio album “The Verdict“. Also a brand new song from Metal Church, ‘For No Reason‘, from their upcoming special edition compilation album “From The Vault” and a new single from Saxon front man Biff Byford, his version of the Folk classic ‘Scarborough Fair‘, from his recently released first solo studio album “School Of Hard Knocks“. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Stryper to celebrate drummer Robert Sweet‘s 60th birthday. Tune In! Toke Up! Rock Out!!! This episode of The King Hesh show originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio Friday, March 20th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, March 23rd, 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)

King Hesh: Ozzy Osbourne/Queensryche/Annihilator Premieres

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 Ozzy Osbourne, Queensryche, and Annihilator as well as a “BIG F*CK YOU” to the Music (Rock N Roll) Hall Of Fame for snubbing Judas Priest and Motorhead.

King Hesh debuts Ozzy Osbourne‘s new single featuring Elton John entitled ‘Ordinary Man‘, the title track off his forthcoming studio album. Also a new single from Queensryche, ‘Inner Unrest‘, off the band’s recently released album “The Verdict“, and a new song from Canadian thrashers Annihilator, ‘Psycho Ward‘, off their soon-to-be-released album “Ballistic, Sadistic“.Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” of Queensryche to celebrate singer Geoff Tate‘s 61st birthday this past week. 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 Friday, January 17th, 2020 and replayed on Monday, January 20th, 2020.

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: Tribute to the late Jan Kuehnemund (1953-2013) of VIXEN

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 special tribute to the late Vixen guitarist Jan Kuehnemund and also “Kingdom Of Hesh Premieres” from Queensryche, Michael Sweet, and Impellitteri.

King Hesh will play tracks from Vixen throughout the show to pay tribute to late guitarist Jan Kuehnemund. Also a debut from Queensryche for the song, ‘Propoganda Fashion‘, from their current album “The Verdict“. Also King Hesh debuts the title track from Michael Sweet featuring Fozzy guitarist Rich Ward, from Sweet’s newly released solo album “Ten“, and a brand new song from Impellitteri, ‘Hypocrisy‘, from their latest studio album “The Nature Of The Beast“. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of David Lee Roth to celebrate his 65th 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, October 11th, 2019.