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
Tuesday at 9 AM on andHow.FM
Tuesday at 1 PM on Radio Lantau (7 PM in Hong Kong)
Friday at midnight on Voodoo Radio (10 PM in the U.K.)

North America
Monday at 8:30 AM Pacific, 11:30 Eastern on RadioFreeNachlaot.com
Tuesday at 3 PM Pacific, 6 PM Eastern on Radio Lantau
Wednesday at 5 PM Pacific and 8 PM Eastern on andHow.FM
Friday at 2 PM Pacific and 5 PM Eastern on Voodoo Radio

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

Requests and comments: brainwavesradio@gmail.com

Podcast for Sept. 16, 2019

Posted: September 16, 2019 by brainwaves in Podcasts

September 16, 2019

Playlist for Sept. 16, 2019

Posted: September 16, 2019 by brainwaves in Playlists
BandSong
Teenage FanclubSometimes I Don’t Need to Believe in Anything
The ChurchUnder the Milky Way
Cheap StarYou’ve Got it All
Matt Pond PAThe Hollows
Josh PykeSomeone Else’s Town
Rosi GolanShine
BlackfieldJupiter
The BanglesEternal Flame
Nick HewyardKite
Queen‘39
PassengerLet Her Go
Asaf Avidan and the MojosA Ghost Before the Wall
BeckBlackbird Chain
Adrina ThorpeSorry
Edie CareyUnder a Sky
The Doobie BrothersAnother Park Another Sunday
BreadAubrey
R.E.M.Talk About the Passion
Iron & WineNaked As We Came
Glen Hansard and Marketa IrglovaWhen Your Mind’s Made Up
The Go BetweensStreets of Your Town
Aviv GeffenYou Were Born to Love
Snow PatrolCartwheels
Mike CavenaughPeacefully
Lily FrostAll I Ever Wanted to Be
Lucy SchwartzWhen We Were Young
Maya IsacowitzSafe and Sound
Joe JacksonDifferent For Girls
No-ManSomething Falls
KeaneThis is the Last Time
Deaf SchoolWhat a Way to End it All

Podcast for Sept. 9, 2019

Posted: September 9, 2019 by brainwaves in Podcasts

September 9, 2019

Playlist for Sept. 9, 2019

Posted: September 9, 2019 by brainwaves in Playlists
BandSong
Imagine DragonsOn Top of the World
FeistI Feel it All
Arcade FireRebellion
Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersInto the Great Wide Open
The JamThat’s Entertainment
DawesFrom a Window Seat
Good Old WarWindow
Shane SearlesBasement Window
Pere UbuOn the Surface
Owl CityAir Traffic
SuperchunkFOH (Front of the House)
Josh PykeMiddle of the Hill
BostonDon’t Look Back
Peter Bjorn and JohnObjects of my Affection
The Jim Yoshi PileupReckless Driving
Jonathan CoultonIkea
Jason IsbellDifferent Day
BadfingerCarry on Till Tomorrow
RedeyeGames
The Mike Oldfield ProjectTo France
Bloc PartyFrench Exit
Dropkick MurpheysThe Green Fields of France
The Gates of BerlinYou’ve Been on my Mind
Wim MertensStruggle for Pleasure
Barry SacharovSlaves (Avodim)
Peter GabrielThe Barry Williams Project
Flogging Molly (with Lucinda Williams)Factory Girls
Simple MindsPromised You a Miracle
A.C. NewmanMiracle Drug
Vertical HorizonMiracle
The MiraclesLove Machine (Part I)
Deaf SchoolWhat a Way to End it All

Podcast for Sept. 2, 2019

Posted: September 3, 2019 by brainwaves in Podcasts

September 2, 2019

Playlist for Sept. 2, 2019

Posted: September 2, 2019 by brainwaves in Playlists
BandSong
David BowieChanges
The StillsChanges are No Good
SugarIf I Can’t Change Your Mind
Old Man RiverBe the Change
The New PornographersThe Laws Have Changed
The Gin BlossomsDon’t Change for Me
Natalie MerchantIt Makes a Change
Ben Folds FiveDon’t Change Your Plans
Daft PunkThe Game Has Changed (soundtrack: Tron)
The StranglersSomething Better Change
KeaneMaybe I Can Change
The KillersChange Your Mind
Josh RitterChange of Time
Vance JoyWinds of Change
Sinead O’Conner (feat: Damien Dempsey)It’s All Good
LCD SoundsystemNew York I Love You But You’re Bringing Me Down
Ten Years AfterI’d Love to Change the World
Spiral StarecaseMore Today Than Yesterday
MookiFree Heart
The SmithsThat Joke Isn’t Funny Anymore
King CharlesBam Bam
Steven WilsonThe Raven That Refused to Sing
GenesisThe Cinema Show
Imagine DragonsRadioactive (acoustic)
The Passion PitTake a Walk
Matt Pond PAKC
Mates of StateGonna Get It
Of Monsters and MenWolves Without Teeth
Deaf SchoolWhat a Way to End it All

Podcast for August 26, 2019

Posted: August 26, 2019 by brainwaves in Podcasts

August 26, 2019

Playlist for August 26, 2019

Posted: August 26, 2019 by brainwaves in Playlists
BandSong
Ma-YaMy Child
Alanis MorissetteLens
Joan OsborneLumina
Sun TailorI Know What You Want
The Innocence MissionTomorrow on the Runway
PsappThe Monster Song
Aimee MannBorrowing Time
Keren AnnI’m Not Going Anywhere
YesInto the Lens (I am a Camera)
Spock’s BeardSnow’s Night Out / I Will Go
Patricia MaertensComfortably Numb (cover: Pink Floyd)
Harper SimonThe Shine
Echo and the BunnymenMake Me Shine
DonovanSunshine Superman
Jonathan EdwardsSunshine
AshGirl from Mars
Cat PowerRuin
Modern EnglishTables Turning
Of Monsters and MenDirty Paws
Teenage FanclubLive with the Seasons
Sufjan StevensDear Mr. Supercomputer
21645Babble
Mood 6Just Like a Dream
David BrozaWhy Can’t We Live Together (cover: Timmy Thomas)
Juliana HatfieldPeace and Love
Albert HammondThe Peacemaker
The BatsSome Peace Tonight
China CrisisBlack Man Ray
EnyaCaribbean Blue
Alan ParsonsBlue Blue Sky

Podcast for August 19, 2019

Posted: August 19, 2019 by brainwaves in Podcasts

August 19, 2019

Playlist for August 19, 2019

Posted: August 19, 2019 by brainwaves in Playlists
BandSong
BlottoI Wanna Be a Lifeguard
Rosi GolanShine
Aimee MannGoodbye Caroline
LushOutside World
New OrderElegia
Tangerine DreamChoronzon
I Hate KateMajor Tom
InterpolSlow Hands
The InfluentsWhere I’ll Go
Mission of BurmaAcademy Fight Song
The KillersBelieve Me Nathalie
Orchestral Maneuvers in the DarkSouvenir
QueenSeaside Rendezvous
PolyrockCries and Whispers
The WhoYou Better You Bet
The OffspringPretty Fly (for a White Guy)
McFlyBaby’s Coming Back (cover: Jellyfish)
SplinterCostafine Town
Todd RundgrenI Saw the Light
Matthew Sweet & Susanna HoffsHello It’s Me (cover: Todd Rundgren)
Matthew SweetI’ve Been Waiting
The Bangles (with Susanna Hoffs)Anna Lee (Sweetheart of the Sun)
The BanglesWalk Like an Egyptian (extended dance mix)
Ivri LiderI Was Lucky to Be Loved (link to translation of lyrics)
Ben Folds FiveNarcolepsy
10ccDon’t Hang Up
Electric Light OrchestraTelephone Line
KraftwerkThe Telephone Call
Walk off the EarthKarma Police (cover: Radiohead)
John LennonInstant Karma
Deaf SchoolWhat a Way to End it All