Welcome to Brainwaves!

Posted: April 2, 2013 by brainwaves in Playlists, Podcasts

Brainwaves iconBrainwaves is true eclectic alternative radio – two hours of music every week spanning five decades of rock and roll. You’ll hear everything from the pop 70s all the way to the latest melodic indie, with a healthy dose of punk, progressive, new wave and grunge thrown into the mix. Your host, Brian Blum, broadcasts from Jerusalem, Israel, so you’ll hear some cool Israeli rock as well.

Here are the times to listen:

Israel & Europe (EET)
Monday at 7 PM on RadioFreeNachlaot.com
Tuesday 9 AM on AndHow.FM
Friday at 2 PM on RockXS.com

North America
Monday at 9 AM Pacific, Noon Eastern on RadioFreeNachlaot.com
Wednesday 5 PM Pacific and 8 PM Eastern on AndHow.FM

New Zealand
Tuesday at 6 PM on AndHow.FM
Thursday at Noon on AndHow.FM

All stations are on TuneIn.com and iTunes (AndHow.FM and Rock XS under the Alternative category, Radio Free Nachlaot in the International/World category).
Playlist and podcast on demand at www.brainwavesradio.com and at mixcloud.com/brainwavesradio.com

Requests and comments: brainwavesradio@gmail.com

Podcast for September 1, 2014

Posted: September 1, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

September 1, 2014

Playlist for September 1, 2014

Posted: September 1, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Phantom Planet California (from the soundtrack to the O.C.)
Red Hot Chili Peppers Californiacation
Novi Split California Skies
Tripsitter California Son
Gin Blossoms California Sun
Led Zeppelin Going to California
R.E.M. I Remember California
Semisonic California
Katie Perry California Gurls
The Beach Boys California Girls
Mat Kearney New York to California
The Decemberists California One
California Snow Story Suddenly Everything Happens
Jonathan Coulton I Hate California
America Ventura Highway
Jerry Jeff Walker LA Freeway (Live)
The Mountain Goats Shot Song About the 10 Freeway
Aimee Mann Freeway
Todd Rundgren Emperor of the Highway
Snow Patrol Headlights on Dark Roads
Kevin Gilbert Lonely Road
Mumford and Sons Holland Road
Yes Perpetual Change
Genesis The Light Lies Down on Broadway
Porcupine Tree Lazarus
Bruno Mars Marry You
Lush Last Night
Hole Petals
The Californias La Di Da
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for August 25, 2014

Posted: August 25, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

August 25, 2014

Playlist for August 25, 2014

Posted: August 25, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Weezer Back to the Shack
Pete Yorn Undercover
Phantom Planet I Was Better Off
Ben Folds Five Army
Army of Me Safe Here
Kate Bush Army Dreamers
Woody Allen The Army
Gomez Army Dub
Camera Obscura Shine Like a New Pin
The Submarines You, Me and the Bourgeoisie
The Beatles Yellow Submarine
Alex Turner Piledriver Waltz (soundtrack: “Submarine”)
Hana Wa Saku Project Hana Wa Saku (link)
Aviv Geffen and Idan Raichel Spikes
Michael and Shimrit Greilsammer Wherever I Go
Neutral Milk Hotel King of Carrot Flowers – Part I
New Order Regret
Edie Carey I Need You
Ed Sheeran You Need Me, I Don’t Need You
America I Need You
Elton John I Need You to Turn To
Neon Trees Animal
Shy Nobleman Animals
Pink Floyd Pigs on the Wing (Part One)
Grandaddy The Animal World
Of Monsters and Men Mountain Sound
Interpol Take You On a Cruise
The Stills Allison Krause
The Gin Blosoms Allison Road
The Psychadelic Furs Until She Comes
Panic at the Disco Nails for Breakfast, Tacks for Snacks
Kesablan Reason is Treason
Joe Jackson Another World
David Bowie China Girl
Say Anything Baby Girl, I’m a Blur
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for August 18, 2014

Posted: August 18, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

August 18, 2014

Playlist for August 18, 2014

Posted: August 18, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Cheap Star Sugar and Candy
Willing Reason
Ken Stringfellow Sparrow
The Posies Under Easy
Teenage Fanclub Sometimes I Don’t Need to Believe in Anything
Yehuda Poliker Cheap Romantic
Nada Surf I Like What You Say
The National ADA
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes Om Nashi Me
The Polyphonic Spree Oh I Feel Fine
Robyn Hitchcock and the Venus Three ‘Cause it’s Love
Superchunk Fractures in Plaster
Supergrass Late in the Day
Supertramp Just Another Nervous Wreck
Laurie Anderson O Superman
The Shocking Blue Venus
Paul McCartney and Wings Venus and Mars/Rock Show
Blackfield Jupiter
Train Drops of Jupiter
R.E.M. Saturn Return
M. Ward Neptune’s Net
American Music Club If I Had a Hammer
Amir Yakobi Planet Earth
Tomihira All Ringer’s Off
The Stills Changes are no Good
Cursive The Recluse
Bloc Party V.A.L.I.S.
The Cure High
The Shakes Goodbye New York
What Made Milwaukee Famous Sweet Lady
Republica Ready to Go
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for August 11, 2014

Posted: August 11, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

August 11, 2014

Playlist for August 11, 2014

Posted: August 11, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Spoon Rainy Taxi
  You Got Yr. Cherry Bomb
Doves Words
Noa (Achinoam Nini) Here Comes the Bride
Epic 45 These Dead Years
No-Man River Song
  The Break Up For Real
Wolfy House on a Hill
The Beatles Fool on a Hill
The Replacements Buck Hill
Peter Gabriel Solsbury Hill
The Stranglers Man of the Earth
Tracy Shed Conley
Depeche Mode Policy of Truth (Capitol Mix)
Blitzen Trapper Black River Killer
The Killers I Can’t Stay
Jenny Lewis Just One of the Guys
The Kinks Dedicated Follower of Fashion
Chicago Beginnings
The Jam Absolute Beginners
Gomez Girlshapeddrug
R.E.M. Sing for the Submarine
A.C. Newman All of My Days and All of My Days Off
The New Pornographers Ballad of a Comeback Kid
The Avocado Club Don’t Turn Cold on Me
The Josh Joplin Group I’ve Changed (Alt. Take)
Local Natives Sun Hands
Dylan n’ Krems City Lights
Asaf Avidan Sweat and Tears
Tom Robinson Band 2-4-6-8 Motorway
Temper Trap Sweet Disposition
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for August 4, 2014

Posted: August 4, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

August 4, 2014

Playlist for August 4, 2014

Posted: August 4, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Jenny Lewis Head Underwater
  You Can’t Outrun ‘Em
Rilo Kiley It’s a Hit
Vampire Weekend Holiday
The Police So Lonely
Andrew Gold LonelyBoy
The Magnetic Fields Walk a Lonely Road
Yael Naim Lonely
Michelle Branch Are You Happy Now?
Hoku Oxygen
Avril Lavigne Anything But Ordinary
Erez Lev Ari Ana Efneh
Neil Halstead A Gentle Heart
The National Start a War
Mojave 3 To Whom Should I Write?
The Wallflowers Three Marlenas
The Monkees (I’d Go the) Whole Wide World (cover: Wreckless Eric)
The Grass Roots I’d Wait a Million Years
The Eames Era When You Were a Millionaire
Robyn Hitchcock and the Venus 3 Ordinary Millionaire
The Plimsouls A Million Miles Away
Nash the Slash The Million Year Picnic
FM Phasors on Stun
Starcastle Could This Be Love?
Genesis Land of Confusion
The Idan Raichel Project Come Back to my Home
Towncrier The End
Trevor Price Learn
Gin Blossoms Found Out About You
Phantom Planet Somebody’s Baby (cover: Jackson Browne)
The Asteroids Galaxy Tour Around the Bend
Veruca Salt Seether
Hole Heaven Tonight
Deaf School What a Way to End it All