Welcome to Brainwaves!

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

Brainwaves iconBrainwaves is true 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 7 PM on RadioFreeNachlaot.com
Tuesday 9 AM on AndHow.FM
Friday at 2 PM on RockXS.com

North America
Monday at 9 AM Pacific, Noon Eastern on RadioFreeNachlaot.com
Wednesday 5 PM Pacific and 8 PM Eastern on AndHow.FM

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

All stations are on TuneIn.com and iTunes (AndHow.FM and Rock XS under the Alternative category, Radio Free Nachlaot in the International/World category).
Playlist and podcast on demand at www.brainwavesradio.com and at mixcloud.com/brainwavesradio.com

Requests and comments: brainwavesradio@gmail.com

Podcast for September 15, 2014

Posted: September 15, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

September 15, 2014

Playlist for September 15, 2014

Posted: September 15, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Imagine Dragons On Top of the World
Feist I Feel it All
Arcade Fire Rebellion
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Into the Great Wide Open
The Jam That’s Entertainment
Dawes From a Window Seat
Good Old War Window
Shane Searles Basement Window
Pere Ubu On the Surface
Owl City Air Traffic
Superchunk FOH (Front of the House)
Josh Pyke Middle of the Hill
Boston Don’t Look Back
Peter Bjorn and John Objects of my Affection
The Jim Yoshi Pileup Reckless Driving
Jonathan Coulton Ikea
Jason Isbell Different Day
Badfinger Carry on Till Tomorrow
Redeye Games
The Mike Oldfield Project To France
Bloc Party French Exit
Dropkick Murpheys The Green Fields of France
The Gates of Berlin You’ve Been on my Mind
Wim Mertens Struggle for Pleasure
Barry Sacharov Slaves (Avodim)
Peter Gabriel The Barry Williams Project
Flogging Molly (with Lucinda Williams) Factory Girls
Simple Minds Promised You a Miracle
A.C. Newman Miracle Drug
Vertical Horizon Miracle
The Miracles Love Machine (Part I)
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for September 8, 2014

Posted: September 8, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

September 8, 2014

Playlist for September 8, 2014

Posted: September 8, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Blotto I Wanna Be a Lifeguard
Rosi Golan Shine
Aimee Mann Goodbye Caroline
Lush Outside World
New Order Elegia
Tangerine Dream Choronzon
I Hate Kate Major Tom
Interpol Slow Hands
The Influents Where I’ll Go
Mission of Burma Academy Fight Song
The Killers Believe Me Nathalie
Orchestral Maneuvers in the Dark Souvenir
Queen Seaside Rendezvous
Polyrock Cries and Whispers
The Who You Better You Bet
The Offspring Pretty Fly (for a White Guy)
McFly Baby’s Coming Back (cover: Jellyfish)
Splinter Costafine Town
Todd Rundgren I Saw the Light
Matthew Sweet & Susanna Hoffs Hello It’s Me (cover: Todd Rundgren)
Matthew Sweet I’ve Been Waiting
The Bangles (with Susanna Hoffs) Anna Lee (Sweetheart of the Sun)
  Walk Like an Egyptian (extended dance mix)
Ivri Lider I Was Lucky to Be Loved (link to translation of lyrics)
Ben Fold Five Narcolepsy
10cc Don’t Hang Up
Electric Light Orchestra Telephone Line
Kraftwerk The Telephone Call
Walk off the Earth Karma Police (cover: Radiohead)
John Lennon Instant Karma
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for September 1, 2014

Posted: September 1, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

September 1, 2014

Playlist for September 1, 2014

Posted: September 1, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Phantom Planet California (from the soundtrack to the O.C.)
Red Hot Chili Peppers Californiacation
Novi Split California Skies
Tripsitter California Son
Gin Blossoms California Sun
Led Zeppelin Going to California
R.E.M. I Remember California
Semisonic California
Katie Perry California Gurls
The Beach Boys California Girls
Mat Kearney New York to California
The Decemberists California One
California Snow Story Suddenly Everything Happens
Jonathan Coulton I Hate California
America Ventura Highway
Jerry Jeff Walker LA Freeway (Live)
The Mountain Goats Shot Song About the 10 Freeway
Aimee Mann Freeway
Todd Rundgren Emperor of the Highway
Snow Patrol Headlights on Dark Roads
Kevin Gilbert Lonely Road
Mumford and Sons Holland Road
Yes Perpetual Change
Genesis The Light Lies Down on Broadway
Porcupine Tree Lazarus
Bruno Mars Marry You
Lush Last Night
Hole Petals
The Californias La Di Da
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for August 25, 2014

Posted: August 25, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

August 25, 2014

Playlist for August 25, 2014

Posted: August 25, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Weezer Back to the Shack
Pete Yorn Undercover
Phantom Planet I Was Better Off
Ben Folds Five Army
Army of Me Safe Here
Kate Bush Army Dreamers
Woody Allen The Army
Gomez Army Dub
Camera Obscura Shine Like a New Pin
The Submarines You, Me and the Bourgeoisie
The Beatles Yellow Submarine
Alex Turner Piledriver Waltz (soundtrack: “Submarine”)
Hana Wa Saku Project Hana Wa Saku (link)
Aviv Geffen and Idan Raichel Spikes
Michael and Shimrit Greilsammer Wherever I Go
Neutral Milk Hotel King of Carrot Flowers – Part I
New Order Regret
Edie Carey I Need You
Ed Sheeran You Need Me, I Don’t Need You
America I Need You
Elton John I Need You to Turn To
Neon Trees Animal
Shy Nobleman Animals
Pink Floyd Pigs on the Wing (Part One)
Grandaddy The Animal World
Of Monsters and Men Mountain Sound
Interpol Take You On a Cruise
The Stills Allison Krause
The Gin Blosoms Allison Road
The Psychadelic Furs Until She Comes
Panic at the Disco Nails for Breakfast, Tacks for Snacks
Kesablan Reason is Treason
Joe Jackson Another World
David Bowie China Girl
Say Anything Baby Girl, I’m a Blur
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for August 18, 2014

Posted: August 18, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

August 18, 2014

Playlist for August 18, 2014

Posted: August 18, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Cheap Star Sugar and Candy
Willing Reason
Ken Stringfellow Sparrow
The Posies Under Easy
Teenage Fanclub Sometimes I Don’t Need to Believe in Anything
Yehuda Poliker Cheap Romantic
Nada Surf I Like What You Say
The National ADA
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes Om Nashi Me
The Polyphonic Spree Oh I Feel Fine
Robyn Hitchcock and the Venus Three ‘Cause it’s Love
Superchunk Fractures in Plaster
Supergrass Late in the Day
Supertramp Just Another Nervous Wreck
Laurie Anderson O Superman
The Shocking Blue Venus
Paul McCartney and Wings Venus and Mars/Rock Show
Blackfield Jupiter
Train Drops of Jupiter
R.E.M. Saturn Return
M. Ward Neptune’s Net
American Music Club If I Had a Hammer
Amir Yakobi Planet Earth
Tomihira All Ringer’s Off
The Stills Changes are no Good
Cursive The Recluse
Bloc Party V.A.L.I.S.
The Cure High
The Shakes Goodbye New York
What Made Milwaukee Famous Sweet Lady
Republica Ready to Go
Deaf School What a Way to End it All