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 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

Podcast for August 12, 2019

Posted: August 12, 2019 by brainwaves in Podcasts

August 12, 2019

Playlist for August 12, 2019

Posted: August 12, 2019 by brainwaves in Playlists
BandSong
Voice of the BeehiveScary Kisses
Voice of the BeehiveI Say Nothing
Neil HalsteadQueen Bee
The Bee GeesMan in the Middle
The ResidentsMr. Bee’s Bumble
Red Hot Chili PeppersHard to Concentrate
DawesI Can’t Think About it Now
The Postal ServiceThe District Sleeps Tonight
SparksCool Places
Michael GreilsammerWild Heart
The StranglersI’ve Been Wild
Timbuk 3Born to be Wild (cover: Steppenwolf)
LovedrugWild Blood
Talking HeadsWild Wild Life
Two Door Cinema ClubYou’re Not Stubborn
The CinematicsA Strange Education
Napoleon XIVThey’re Coming to Take Me Away Ha Ha
The PipkinsGimme Dat Ding
Peter GabrielExcuse Me
Death Cab for CutieYour New Twin Sized Bed
Death Cab for CutieStable Song
Asaf Avidan and the MojosDevil’s Dance
CalexicoWaitomo
4 Non BlondesWhat’s Up
StratocruiserI Woke Up in Love This Morning (cover: The Partridge Family)
The SlantsKokoro (I Fall to Pieces)
Love Split Love7 Years
MorrisseySuedehead
Barry SacharovSpaceships (live)
R.E.M.Uberlin
StereolabCybele’s Reverie
The Juliana Hatfield ThreeI’m Shy
The RamonesI Don’t Want to Live This Life Anymore
Deaf SchoolWhat a Way to End it All

Podcast for August 5, 2019

Posted: August 5, 2019 by brainwaves in Podcasts

August 5, 2019

Playlist for August 5, 2019

Posted: August 5, 2019 by brainwaves in Playlists
BandSong
WiretrainChamber of Hellos
The TubesWhat Do You Want From Life?
The RubinoosI Wanna Be Your Boyfriend
Pearl Harbor and the ExplosionsDrivin’
Leila and the SnakesRock and Roll Weirdos
SnakefingerMain in the Dark Sedan
The ResidentsHarry the Head
The Dead Kennedy’sCalifornia Uber Alles
JellyfishThe King is Half Undressed
BeulahGravity’s Bringing Us Down
Greg KihnSorry
Third Eye BlindJumper
Romeo VoidIn the Dark
Camper Van BeethovenPictures of Matchstick Men
TuxedomoonAgain
Ringo StarrIt Don’t Come Easy
George HarrisonMy Sweet Lord
Radiohead Karma Police
PoliceMessage in a Bottle
Patti SmithFuji San
The Mountain Goats and Kaki KingThank You Mario But Our Princess is in Another Castle
Matt NathansonPrincess
KeaneThe Frog Prince
Idan Raichel ProjectCome with Me
ZykosThe Gambler
The Gin BlossomsAllison Road
Marshall CrenshawCynical Girl
The Avett BrothersLive and Die
Bachman Turner OverdriveLet it Ride
Counting CrowsHigh Life
Deaf SchoolWhat a Way to End it All

Podcast for July 29, 2019

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July 29, 2019

Playlist for July 29, 2019

Posted: July 29, 2019 by brainwaves in Playlists
BandSong
Orange JuiceFelicity
The Only OnesAnother Girl Another Planet
The OfframpsHallmark Holiday
The OctoberPush Me Off the Side of the Earth
Of Monsters and MenHunger
Of MontrealFor Our Elegant Caste
Off Broadway USAStay in Time
Oh No Oh MyThe Boy with an Anchor
Okkervil RiverCalling and Not Calling My Ex
OwenPlaces to Go
The OlmsWanna Feel It
Old Man RiverTrousers
O FracasAnd So a Scratch Runs Down a Wall
Oingo BoingoStay
Omer NetzerCouldn’t Love You More
Omri LevyParade
Orchestral Maneuvers in the DarkSunday Morning (cover: Lou Reed)
The OpenElevation
OsmondsYo Yo
Ozark Mountain DaredevilsJackie Blue
OobermanFollow the Sun
Orphaned LandBuilding the Ark
Oranges BandOpen Air
OrangerCrooked in the Weird of the Catacombs
Owl CityThis isn’t the End
Electric Light OrchestraOcean Breakup, King of the Universe
Nada SurfOut of the Dark
The Trash Can SinatrasObscurity Knocks
Matthew SweetThe Ocean In-Between
Bloc PartyOctopus
The Go GosOur Lips Are Sealed
U2October
LemonheadsThe Outdoor Type
R.E.M.The Outsiders
Talking HeadsOnce in a Lifetime

Podcast for July 22, 2019

Posted: July 22, 2019 by brainwaves in Podcasts

July 22, 2019

Playlist for July 22, 2019

Posted: July 22, 2019 by brainwaves in Playlists
BandSong
Big StarIn the Street
Rod StewartMaggie May
Ozark Mountain DaredevilsJackie Blue
Neil YoungOnly Love Can Break Your Heart
Electric Light Orchestra10538 Overture
Carole KingIt’s Too Late
Jim CroceOperator
Led ZeppelinKashmir
Pink FloydFearless
Pink FloydWish You Were Here
Chicago25 or 6 to 4
Three Dog NightOne
Crosby Stills Nash and YoungOhio
The Bee GeesI Started a Joke
Bruce SpringsteenFor You
The Partridge FamilyI Think I Love You
The Moody BluesQuestion
Led ZeppelinStairway to Heaven
Credence Clearwater RevivalHave You Ever Seen the Rain
David BowieSpace Oddity
Harry ChapinCat’s in the Cradle
Cat StevensFather and Son
The Hudson BrothersSo You Are a Star
ChristieYellow River
GenesisFollow You Follow Me
Fleetwood MacLandslide
BreadEverything I Own
Neil YoungAfter the Goldrush
Paul SimonMe and Julio Down by the Schoolyard
Pink FloydComfortably Numb