Welcome to Brainwaves!

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

Brainwaves iconBrainwaves is 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 6:30 PM on RadioFreeNachlaot.com
Monday at 7:00 PM on Firebrand Radio
Tuesday at 9 AM on andHow.FM
Tuesday at 1 PM on Radio Lantau (7 PM in Hong Kong)
Thursday at 7 PM on Pop That Goes Crunch
Friday at 11 PM on Firebrand Radio (9 PM in UK)
Saturday at 9 PM on Nusakan Radio (7 PM in UK)

North America
Monday at 8:30 AM Pacific, 11:30 Eastern on RadioFreeNachlaot.com
Monday at 9:00 AM Pacific, Noon Eastern on Firebrand Radio
Tuesday at 3 PM Pacific, 6 PM Eastern on Pop That Goes Crunch and Radio Lantau
Wednesday at 5 PM Pacific and 8 PM Eastern on andHow.FM
Thursday at 9 AM Pacific, Noon Eastern on Pop That Goes Crunch
Wednesday at 5 PM Pacific, 10 AM Eastern on Firebrand Radio
Friday at 1 PM Pacific, 4 PM Eastern on Firebrand Radio
Saturday at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern on Nusakan Radio

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

The Brainwaves archive airs every weekday at 2:00 PM (Noon in UK) on Nusakan Radio

All stations are on TuneIn.com and iTunes (under the Alternative category, except for Radio Free Nachlaot which is in the International/World category).

Requests and comments: brainwavesradio@gmail.com

Podcast for February 19, 2018

Posted: February 19, 2018 by brainwaves in Podcasts

February 19, 2018

Playlist for February 19, 2018

Posted: February 19, 2018 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
The Boo Radleys Wake up Boo
The Beatles Good Morning Good Morning
Oliver Good Morning Starshine (from Hair)
Los Lobos Good Morning Aztlan
Avtipus Good Morning World (Boker Tov Olam)
The Cure A Night Like This
Smashing Pumpkins We Only Come Out at Night
Iron & Wine Evening on the Ground (Lilith’s Song)
Richard Ashcroft Break the Night with Colours
R.E.M. Gardening at Night
Blackfield 1,000 People
Blackfield Springtime
David Bowie Life on Mars
Elton John I’ve Seen That Movie Too
  Title song to TV show “Prisoners of War”
The Vapors Prisoners
Guards I Know It’s You
Paul Hardcastle 19
Jimmy Castor Bunch Troglodyte (Cave Man)
Ray Stevens The Streak
Barenaked Ladies Odds Are
Walk off the Earth Karma Police (cover: Radiohead)
Radiohead Everything in its Right Place
Blur Tracy Jacks
Stereolab Wow and Flutter
Baby Bird You’re Gorgeous
Catatonia Mulder and Sculley
Super Furry Animals Something 4 the Weekend
Kula Shaker Tattva
Genesis Stagnation
Monika Sex Grey Blow
The New Pornographers From Blown Speakers
Inspiral Carpets This is How it Feels
Boy Kill Boy Countdown to the Disappointment
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for February 12, 2018

Posted: February 12, 2018 by brainwaves in Podcasts

February 12, 2018

Playlist for February 12, 2018

Posted: February 12, 2018 by brainwaves in Playlists

Brainwaves A-Z – brought to you by the letter “C” this week.

Band Song
California Oranges Knives on the Table
The Californias La Di Da
The Calling Adrienne
Collective Soul December
Carlie Fairburn City
Calexico Lucky Dime
Camera Obscura Swimming Pool
Cara Beth Satalino Life is Sweet
Camel Song Within a Song
Carolina Sorry Charlie
CastleDoor Burn the Maps
Charlotte Martin Stomata
Cheap Star Right She Said
Cheyenne This is the Fashion
Christina Perri I Don’t Wanna Break
Chvrches Gun
Chicago Flight 602
Christie San Bernardino
The Clash Should I Stay or Should I Go
Clinic Come into my Room
The Clintons Sex on the Radio
Cloud Cult You’re the Only Thing in Your Way
Cloud Room Waterfall
Coldplay Atlas
The Colour Mirror Ball
Cosigner Sorry
Counting Crows Daylight Fading
Cracker Low
Craig Marshall You Can’t Lose
The Cure Just Like Heaven
Cribabi Somebody to Love
Cyndi Grecco Making Our Dreams Come True
Crash Test Dummies I Think I’ll Disappear

Podcast for February 5, 2018

Posted: February 5, 2018 by brainwaves in Podcasts

February 5, 2018

Playlist for February 5, 2018

Posted: February 5, 2018 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Jason Falkner This Time
Jason Falkner Stephanie Tells Me
Jellyfish That is Why
The La’s There She Goes Again
Matthew Sweet I’ve Been Waiting
The Lemonheads Into Your Arms
The Icicles Sugar Sweet
Shake Some Action I Can See Where This is Going Now
The Flamin’ Groovies Shake Some Action
The Plimsouls Shaky City
Joan Osborne Ladder
Andrew Belle (feat: Katie Herzog) Static Waves
Electric Light Orchestra Sweet Talking Woman
The Bellyachers Telephone Line (cover: Electric Light Orchestra)
The Idan Raichel Project Out of the Depths
George Harrison Crackerbox Palace
Splinter Drink All Day
Azure Ray The Drink We Drank Last Night
Lush Last Night
No-Man Something Falls
Erez Lev Ari Space
I Hate Kate Major Tom
David Bowie Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars
Eddie and the Hot Rods Do Anything You Wanna Do
Red Sun Project Liquid Moments
Yes Madrigal
Zykos The Gambler
The Roches Nurd
Jonathan Coulton We Will Rock  You
They Might Be Giants Don’t Let’s Start
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for January 29, 2018

Posted: January 29, 2018 by brainwaves in Podcasts

January 29, 2018

Playlist for January 29, 2018

Posted: January 29, 2018 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Pete Yorn Last Summer
The Olms (Pete Yorn and J.D. King) Wanna Feel It
Pete Yorn and Scarlett Johansson Blackie’s Dead
Pete Yorn Strange Condition
Josh Pyke No Wants a Lover
Josh Pyke Private Education
The Avett Brothers It Goes On and On
The Bats Countersign
The Bats North by North
R.E.M. Texarkana
The Replacements Unsatisfied
Barenaked Ladies Limits
10cc How Dare You
The Motors Today
Aviv Geffen Tomorrow (Machar)
TV21 Tomorrow
Jonathan Coulton The Future Soon (from Where Tradition Meets Tomorrow)
Looking Glass Jimmy Loves Maryanne
Jenny Lynne
Of Monsters and Men King and Lionheart
Pedro the Lion Discretion
Mumford and Sons Little Lion Man
The Head and the Heart Lost in my Mind
Jason Falkner Princessa
New Order Blue Monday (Brian’s radio mix)
The Ramones I Wanna Be Sedated
The Cure Let’s Go to Bed
Prince 1999
Talking Heads Psycho Killer
Men Without Hats Safety Dance (Extended dance version)
Billy Idol Dancing with Myself
Fountains of Wayne Michael and Heather at the Baggage Claim
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for January 22, 2018

Posted: January 22, 2018 by brainwaves in Podcasts

January 22, 2018

Playlist for January 22, 2018

Posted: January 22, 2018 by brainwaves in Playlists

The “B” show of Brainwaves A-Z

Band Song
B-Movie Nowhere Girl
B-Star Bootleg Dreams
BJ Thomas Hooked on a Feeling
The Baby’s Isn’t it Time
Balkan Beat Box Habibi
The Bangles All About You
Barbara Manning Sympathy Wreath
Barenaked Ladies Did I Say That Out Loud?
Richard Barone Flew a Falcon
The Basics Just Hold On
The Bats Horizon
The Beach Boys All Summer Long
The Beat I Confess
The Beat You Won’t Be Happy
The Beautiful South The Root of All Evil
Beit HaBubot Dreams We Missed Out On
Ben Folds Five Mess
Birdy Keeping Your Head Up
Badfinger Sweet Tuesday Morning
The Banana Splits Block
The Bee Gees Lonely Days
Big Star Try Again
Billy Swan I Can Help
Bo Donaldson Who Do You Think You Are
Bobby Sherman Julie Do Ya Love Me?
The Brady Bunch Time to Change
Bread It Don’t Matter to Me
Bob Mould See a Little Light
Bob Schneider Swimming in the Sea
BoDeans Janey
Bonnie “Prince” Billy I Came to Hear the Music
The Boo Radleys Fairfax Scene
The Boomtown Rats I Don’t Like Mondays
The Both Hummingbird
Botzer It’s Too Much for Me
Brendan McCreary One Soldier, One Axe, One Grave