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 7 AM on andHow.FM
Wednesday at 2 PM on Identify Radio (Noon in UK)
Thursday at 7 PM on Radio Andra (6 PM in Sweden)
Friday at 2 PM on RockXS.com
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
Wednesday at 5 PM Pacific and 8 PM Eastern on andHow.FM
Thursday at 9 AM Pacific, Noon Eastern on Radio Andra
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

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 July 18, 2016

Posted: July 18, 2016 by brainwaves in Podcasts

July 18, 2016

Playlist for July 18, 2016

Posted: July 18, 2016 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Mumford and Sons The Cave
Nick Cave Let it Be (cover: the Beatles)
Actual Wolf Your Mother Should Know (cover: the Beatles)
Sean Lennon Spectacle
David Broza and Wyclef Jean East Jerusalem/West Jerusalem
Simple Minds I Travel
A Flock of Seagulls Telecommunication
Bill Nelson Hank Marvin Goes to Mars
Split Enz My Mistake
Smashing Pumpkins My Mistake
Aviv Geffen and the Mistakes Billion Mistakes
Pink Floyd Mudmen
Magnetic Fields Papa Was a Rodeo
Red House Painters All Mixed Up
Nash the Slash Wolf
Maia Hirasawa Crackers
Led Zeppelin Stairway to Heaven
Heaven 17 (We Don’t Need This) Fascist Groove Thang
The Hold Steady The Weekenders
Cosigner Lift Me (or I’ll Surely Run)
Juliana Hatfield Parking Lots
Vampire Weekend Ottoman
Modest Mouse Coyotes
Goo Goo Dolls Broadway
Generation X Ready Steady Go
Billy Idol Dancing with Myself
The Buzzcocks Ever Fallen in Love (with Someone You Shouldn’t ‘Ave)
Pete Shelley Guess I Must Have Been in Love with Myself
Assaf Avidan Gold Shadow
Daniel Zott Living a Lie!
Elton John Theme from a Non-Existent TV Series
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for July 11, 2016

Posted: July 11, 2016 by brainwaves in Podcasts

July 11, 2016

Playlist for July 11, 2016

Posted: July 11, 2016 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Aperco Awaken
Camel The Miller’s Tale
Steven Wilson Hand. Cannot. Erase
The Feelies Should Be Gone
Joan Jett Love is All Around (cover: The Mary Tyler Moore Show theme)
They Might Be Giants Boss of Me
Weird Al Yankovic Ricky
Toni Basil Hey Mickey
Musical Youth Pass the Dutchie
After the Fire Der Kommissar
Kristin Hersh (with Michael Stipe) Your Ghost
R.E.M. Swan Swan Hummingbird
Galaxie 500 Parking Lot
The Wild Swans Revolutionary Spirit
Spuyten Duyvil The Cruel War
The Beach Boys Caroline No
Blues Image Ride Captain Ride
Spizzenergi Where’s Captain Kirk?
Stereolab Captain Easychord
Guster The Captain
Elton John The Captain and the Kid
The Flaming Lips The Strange Design of Conscience
Fortis Right Now
Monika Sex All the Guys
The Monochrome Set The Lighter Side of Dating
The Guild (feat. Felicia Day) (Do You Wanna Date) My Avatar
The Cranberries Ridiculous Thoughts
Talking Heads Psycho Killer (acoustic)
The Killers Rudy Don’t Take Your Love to Town (cover: Kenny Rogers)
Tweedy Summer Noon
Aperco A Dissonant Sound Within

Podcast for July 4, 2016

Posted: July 4, 2016 by brainwaves in Podcasts

July 4, 2016

Playlist for July 4, 2016

Posted: July 4, 2016 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
The Kopters The One That Got Away
The Troubles To You
Foo Fighters Congregation
David Williams Satellites
The Bats Satellites
Counting Crows Recovering the Satellites
Doves Satellites
David Bowie Looking for Satellites
Laura Marling Alpha Shallows
The Cure Lullaby
Blackfield Lullaby
Ben Folds Lullabye
Electric Light Orchestra Lonesome Lullaby
Mates of State Lullaby Haze
10cc Rock and Roll Lullaby
The Box Tops The Letter
Big Star The India Song
China Crisis Wishful Thinking
Julian Cope China Doll
The Doobie Brothers China Grove
Pharaoh’s Daughter P’tach
Jay Walk Snail All I Wanted Was to Call Indiana
Sparklehorse Some Sweet Day
The Beach Boys Little Bird
The Polyphonic Spree Heart Talk (Miyamigo Remix)
Keren Ann My Name is Trouble
The Juliana Hatfield Three Invisible
Lisa Loeb It’s Over
Sugar Ray Someday
The Shins The Past and Pending
Ride 1,000 Miles

Playlist for June 27, 2016

Posted: June 27, 2016 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Michael Greilsammer Nature of Me
Red Meadow Burning Bridges
Pete Yorn In Your Head
Guster Bad Bad World
Thirteen Senses Into the Fire
Trashcan Sinatras People
Pete Shelley (Millions of People) No One Like You
The Polyphonic Spree Carefully Try (Little People Remix)
Ivri Lider Time (album: The New People)
Dawes Most People
Depeche Mode People Are People
Matt Pond PA People Have a Way
Matthew Sweet and Susannah Hoffs I’ve Seen All Good People (cover: Yes)
The Bangles Mesmerized
Al Stewart Year of the Cat
Three Dog Night One Man Band
Juliana Hatfield Dog on a Chain
Spoon The Underdog
Baja Men Who Let the Dogs Out?
Grandaddy Stray Dog and the Chocolate Shake
Polyrock Slow Dogs
Mission of Burma Trem Two
The Icicles Too Many Voices
Selahphonic Ghosts of 1999
Broke for Free Juparo
The Feelies Higher Ground
The Indigo Girls Digging for Your Dream
Maya Isacowitz Different Without You
Ninet Tayeb She Knows
Idan Haviv Waiting

Podcast for June 27, 2016

Posted: June 27, 2016 by brainwaves in Podcasts

June 27, 2016

Podcast for June 20, 2016

Posted: June 20, 2016 by brainwaves in Podcasts

June 20, 2016

Playlist for June 20, 2016

Posted: June 20, 2016 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Asaf Avidan The Labyrinth Song
Jeff Buckley Hallelujah (cover: Leonard Cohen)
The Pretenders Kid (live acoustic)
Wim Mertens Struggle for Pleasure
Lisa Loeb Try
Lucy Schwartz I Want the Sky
Death Cab for Cutie Black Sun
Sufjan Stevens Death with Dignity
Roxy Music She Sells
Neon Trees Alarm
The Futureheads Decent Days and Nights
Gang of Four The Dying Rays
Yirmi Kaplan Measure
Garbage Stupid Girl
Tripping Daisy Motivation
Elton John Don’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me
America Indian Summer
Sunday’s Best Indian Summer
Teenage Fanclub Into the City
Nada Surf Teenage Dreams
The Abrams Brothers Thirteen (cover: Big Star)
B-Movie Remembrance Day
Foo Fighters Subterranean
American Analog Set Million Young
Daft Punk (feat. Julian Casablancas) Instant Crush
Phoenix Trying to be Cool
Keren Ann 101
Jason Falkner Maybe
Snow Patrol You are My Joy