(Podcast) Holiday Rockers & New Metal - Rich Embury's R3TROGRAD3

Updated: Dec 19, 2020

🔞🎅🏼 Rich Embury's R3TROGRAD3 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 ( 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).


  1. Owl Stretching - Fuck You It's Christmas 🎅🏼

  2. Nirvana - Blew

  3. Iommi - Patterns (Feat. Serj Tankian)

  4. Phil Campbell and the Bastard Sons - Desert Song

  5. Alice In Chains - No Excuses

  6. Ill Nino - Mascara (Feat. A.J. Channer)

  7. Trans-Siberian Orchestra - Anno Domine 🎅🏼

  8. Quiet Riot - It's Not So Funny

  9. Todd La Torre - Darkened Majesty

  10. Butcher Babies - Mr. Slowdeath

  11. Saga - Anywhere You Wanna Go - Requested

  12. Iron Maiden - Hallowed Be Thy Name - Requested

  13. Criston/Harvey - Modern Day Outlaw

  14. Anvil - Hanukkah! Hanukkah! 🎅🏼

  15. Yes - Hold On - Requested

  16. Rich Davis - Eyes Colored Black

  17. Crystal Viper - The Cult - Women On Wax 🚺

  18. September Mourning - Wake the Dead - Women On Wax 🚺

  19. Maid Of Ace - Forever - Women On Wax 🚺

  20. Skarlett Riot - Gravity - Women On Wax 🚺

  21. DeathOrchestra - Pull the Plug

  22. Small Town Titans - You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch 🎅🏼

  23. Side Step The Crow - The Contingency

  24. Poison - Fallen Angel - Requested

  25. Steel Panther - Sexy Santa 🎅🏼

  26. Jason Bieler & The Von Bielski Orchestra - Bring Out Your Dead (Feat. Devin Townsend & David Ellefson)

  27. Alice Cooper - Our Love Will Change the World

  28. L.A. Guns - There Ain't No Sanity Claus 🎅🏼

  29. The Edge Of Reason - Satori (Feat. Michael Vampire)

  30. Volbeat - I Only Wanna Be With You - Take Cover💥

  31. Vince Neil - AC/DC - Take Cover💥

  32. Toque - Roller - Take Cover💥

  33. Nirvana - The Man Who Sold the World - Take Cover💥

  34. Kick Axe - The Chain - Take Cover💥

  35. Poison - You Don't Mess Around With Jim - Take Cover💥

  36. Powerwolf - Shot in the Dark - Take Cover💥 - Requested

  37. Five Finger Death Punch - Bad Company (The Five Finger Dim Mak Steve Akoi Remix) - Take Cover💥

  38. Testament - The New Order - Requested

  39. Pink Floyd - Comfortably Numb

  40. Ronnie Atkins - Real

  41. H.E.A.T - Rise (Kenny Leckremo Vocal)

  42. Upon Wings - O Come, O Come, Emmanuel / God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen 🎅🏼

  43. Chris Steven - We All Bleed Red

  44. W.A.S.P. - Jack Action - Weekly Sting 🐝

  45. Audio Reign - One Way

  46. Majestica - Ghost of Christmas Past 🎅🏼

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