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 May 23, 2016

Posted: May 23, 2016 by brainwaves in Podcasts

May 23, 2016

Playlist for May 23, 2016

Posted: May 23, 2016 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Old Man River Summer
Maya Johanna When the Sky
Jane Bordeaux Whiskey
Lola Marsh Sirens
The Stills Lola Stars and Stripes
The Kinks Lola
The Olms Someone Else’s Girl
The Cure (Jumping) Someone Else’s Train
Wiretrain Love, Love
Jenny Lewis Love U Forever
Lisa Loeb The Way it Really Is
Yehuda Ledgley Pie in the Sky
American Analog Set High Fidelity vs. Guy Fidelity
Owl City The Saltwater Room
New Musik Dead Fish (Don’t Swim Home)
Sun Kil Moon Four Fingered Fisherman
Radiohead Weird Fishes
Elton John Madman Across the Water
The Doobie Brothers Black Water
Blitzen Trapper Lady on the Water
Nada Surf Treading Water
Ride I Don’t Know Where It Comes From
Boys Life It Came From Here
Beit HaBubot Smiling Again
Psapp Part Like Waves
Teenage Fanclub The Past
Calexico Sideshow
The Stranglers Daddy’s Riding the Range
Boy and Bear Golden Jubilee
Mumford and Sons Whispers in the Dark
Rad Omen Rad Anthem
Romeo Void Going to Neon

Podcast for May 16, 2016

Posted: May 16, 2016 by brainwaves in Podcasts

May 16, 2016

Playlist for May 16, 2016

Posted: May 16, 2016 by brainwaves in Playlists

Tribute to Kevin Gilbert on the 20th anniversary of his death.

Band Song
Toy Matinee The Ballad of Jenny Ledge
Kevin Gilbert The Best Laid Plans
Kevin Gilbert Suit Fugue (Dance of the A+R Men)
Giraffe Fly on a Windshield/Broadway Melody of 1974 (cover: Genesis)
Sheryl Crow Mother Nature’s Son (cover: The Beatles)
The Guess Who No Sugar Tonight/New Mother Nature
Mother Mother Dirty Town
Sufjan Stevens Decatur or Round of Applause for Your Stepmother
The Durutti Column Requiem for Mother
Peter Gabriel Mother of Violence
Kaki King Gay Sons of Lesbian Mothers
Natalie Merchant Motherland
Sparks Never Turn Your Back on Mother Earth
Daft Punk Motherboard
Paul Simon Mother and Child Reunion
John Lennon Mother
Daughter Smother
The Icicles Whirling
The Icicles Snowmen
Steven Wilson My Book of Regrets
The XX Intro
Owl City On the Wing
Matthew Sweet Girlfriend
Belle and Sebastian To be Myself Completely
The Stills Ready for It
The Jim Carroll Band People Who Died
Billy Idol Dancing with Myself
Erez Lev Ari Zake et Ami (Win Over the People)
Beit HaBubot (Dollhouse) I’m Inside

Podcast for May 9, 2016

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May 9, 2016

Podcast for May 2, 2016

Posted: May 2, 2016 by brainwaves in Podcasts

May 2, 2016

Playlist for May 2, 2016

Posted: May 2, 2016 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Old Man River The Wedding Song
K’s Choice Favorite Adventure (The Wedding Song)
Matt Nathanson Wedding Dress
The Wedding Project My Favorite Dress
Kurt Vile Wedding Budz
Our Daughter’s Wedding Airline
The Motors Airport
Tom Robinson Band 2-4-6-8 Motorway
Bedroom Eyes Motorcycle Daydream
The Kopters So Cold Outside
The Posies Paint Me
Ken Stringfellow Here’s to the Future
Original Mirrors Sharp Words
Ultravox Dancing with Tears in my Eyes
The Black and Whites Dancing with Snails
Jay Walk Snail Holly Scott and the Aerials
The Radio Dept. Always a Relief
The Lovin’ Spoonful You Didn’t Have to be So Nice
Gallery Nice to be With You
Nik Kershaw Have a Nice Life
Gomez If I Ask You Nicely
The Stranglers Nice in Nice
Sufjan Stevens That Dress Looks Nice on You
Kimya Dawson So Nice So Smart
Damien Rice 9 Crimes
Wim Mertens Close Cover Version 2
Kevin Shields Ikebana
Phoenix Too Young
Young the Giant Your Side
Mates of State Ha Ha
The New Pornographers The End of Medicine
The Dandy Warhols Everyday Should be a Holiday (Tony Lash Mix)
Red Hot Chili Peppers Desecration Smile
The Stills Yesterday Never Tomorrows
The American Music Club Firefly
Blackfield Firefly

Podcast for April 25, 2016

Posted: April 25, 2016 by brainwaves in Podcasts

April 25, 2016

Playlist for April 25, 2016

Posted: April 25, 2016 by brainwaves in Podcasts
Band Song
Sufjan Stevens Out of Egypt
Robyn Hitchcock and the Egyptians So You Think You’re in Love
The Puppini Sisters Walk Like an Egyptian (cover: The Bangles)
Neko Case The Pharaohs
Pharaoh’s Daughter Enpesare
Oingo Boingo Not My Slave
Porcupine Tree Slave Called Shiver
Desmond Dekker The Israelites
Siouxie and the Banshees Israel
Israel Kamakawiwo’ole Somewhere Over the Rainbow/What a Wonderful World
Prince Raspberry Beret
St. Vincent Prince Johnny
Rich Kids Ghosts of Princes in Towers
Rufus Wainright Rebel Prince
Frightened Rabbit Snake
TV21 Snakes and Ladders
Snakefinger Save Me from Dali
Jim Stafford Spiders and Snakes
Jerry Reed Amos Moses
Rilo Kiley Hail to Whatever You Found in the Sunlight
Belle and Sebastian Funny Little Frog
Weezer (feat. Hayley Williams) Rainbow Connection (cover: Kermit the Frog)
The Cure The Blood
Editors Blood
Blackfield Blood
Morrissey Irish Blood English Heart
Paul Westerberg Stain Yer Blood
Coldplay A Rush of Blood to the Head
Pinback Bloods on Fire
BC Camplight Blood and Chocolate
Bread Too Much Love
Blitzen Trapper Gold for Bread
Minus the Bear Potatoe Juice and Liquid Bread
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros Desert Song
Kishi Bashi Atticus in the Desert

Podcast for April 18, 2016

Posted: April 18, 2016 by brainwaves in Podcasts

April 18, 2016