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.

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.

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).

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.

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.

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.

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).

Meathook Metal / April 15th, 2021

Another heart-pumping Meathook Metal, with the usual blistering metal and your host “Head Meathead” Kober! This episode of Meat-Hook Metal originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on April 15th, 2021.

King Hesh / Rough Cutt, The End Machine, EMN & 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 ROUGH CUTT, THE END MACHINE, and EVERY MOTHER’S NIGHTMARE.

Obscure 80s Hesh rockers ROUGH CUTT are back with their new single ‘Black Rose’ which we debut tonight, the band’s first single in over 25 years. Also a brand new track from THE END MACHINE, the new project featuring former DOKKEN members GEORGE LYNCH and JEFF PISLON along with WARRANT frontman ROBERT MASON, titled ‘Crack The Sky’ off the band’s new sophomore album “Phase2”. And a new song from EVERY MOTHER’S NIGHTMARE entitled ‘Sin In My Heart’, from the band’s latest studio album “Resurrect The Faithful”. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” double shot!!! One of RATT to celebrate guitarist WARREN DeMARTINI’s 58th birthday and the other of ACCEPT to celebrate frontman UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER’s 69th 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 9th, 2021, and replayed on Monday, April 12th, 2021.

Meathook Metal / April 8th, 2021

Another heart-pumping Meathook Metal, with the usual blistering metal! This episode of Meat-Hook Metal originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on April 8th, 2021.

King Hesh / Helloween, The End Machine, 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 HELLOWEEN, THE END MACHINE, and MARTY FRIEDMAN.

German metal veterans HELLOWEEN are back with their new single ‘Skyfall’ which we debut tonight off their upcoming self-titled studio album. Also a brand new single from THE END MACHINE, the new project featuring former DOKKEN members GEORGE LYNCH and JEFF PISLON along with WARRANT frontman ROBERT MASON, titled ‘Blood And Money’ off the band’s upcoming sophomore album “Phase2”. And a new instrumental track entitled ‘Kaze Ga Fuiteiru’, from guitarist MARTY FRIEDMAN off his new album “Tokyo Jokuebox 3”. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” double shot!!! One of AC/DC to celebrate guitarist ANGUS YOUNG’s 66th birthday and the other of SAVATAGE to comemmorate guitarist CHRIS OLIVA’s [R.I.P.] 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 2nd, 2021 and replayed on Monday, April 5th, 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).

King Hesh / Todd La Torre, Sunbomb, Aerosmith & 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 TODD La TORRE (QUEENSRYCHE) and SUNBOMB.

QUEENSRYCHE frontman TODD La TORRE has released another new single entitled ‘Critical Cynic’ from his recently released debut solo album “Rejoice In The Suffering”. Also a brand new single from SUNBOMB, the new project featuring L.A. GUNS guitarist TRACII GUNS and STRYPER frontman MICHAEL SWEET, entitled ‘Life’ off the band’s upcoming debut album “Evil And Divine”. As well as a “Birthday Hesh Block” of AEROSMITH to celebrate singer STEVEN TYLER’s 73rd birthday. 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, March 26th, 2021 and replayed on Monday, March 29th, 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).

Meathook Metal / Come Taste the Metal!

Another heart-pumping Meathook Metal, with the usual blistering metal and your illustrious host and head ‘meathead” himself, Kober! Get your fill of heavy metal! This episode of Meat-Hook Metal originally aired Live on Pure Rock Radio on March 25th, 2021.

King Hesh / Saxon, Sunbomb, Dee Snider & 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 SAXON and SUNBOMB.

NWOBHM legends SAXON have released a cover of the ROLLING STONES classic ‘Paint It Black’, a track from the band’s covers album “Inspirations”. Also a brand new single from SUNBOMB, the new project featuring L.A. GUNS guitarist TRACII GUNS and STRYPER frontman MICHAEL SWEET, entitled ‘No Tomorrows’ off the band’s upcoming debut album “Evil And Divine”. Plus a “Birthday Hesh Block” Double Shot!!! One of LOVE/HATE to celebrate singer JIZZY PEARL’s 60th birthday and the other one from TWISTED SISTER to celebrate singer DEE SNIDER’s 66th 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, March 19th, 2021 and replayed on Monday, March 22nd, 2021.