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 7 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).

Requests and comments: brainwavesradio@gmail.com

Podcast for December 19, 2014

Posted: December 19, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

December 19, 2014

Playlist for December 19, 2014

Posted: December 19, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists

Special episode for Hanukah – “from darkness into light”

Band Song
Bonnie “Prince” Billy I See a Darkness
Snow Patrol Called Out in the Darkness
Ivri Lider Dark Shadows
Matt Pond PA The Dark Leaves Theme
Yo La Tenga When It’s Dark
Mary Fahl Brain Damage (Dark Side of the Moon) cover: Pink Floyd
Pink Floyd Eclipse (Dark Side of the Moon)
Bruce Springsteen Dancing in the Dark
Elvis Costello Deep Dark Truthful Mirror
Romeo Void In the Dark
Lana Del Rey Dark Paradise
The Generationals Faces in the Dark
Teenage Fanclub Dark Clouds
Passenger Scare Away the Dark
Snakefinger The Man in the Dark Sedan
Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs Beware of Darkness (cover: George Harrison)
Manfred Mann’s Earthband Blinded by the Light (cover: Bruce Springsteen)
Todd Rundgren I Saw the Light
Bob Mould See a Little Light
Spoon Out Go the Lights
Arkells Come to Light
Passion Pit Make Light
The Smiths There is a Light That Never Goes Out
Credence Clearwater Revival Long as I Can See the Light
Roby Hitchcock and the Venus 3 The Afterlight
Gotye In Your Lifht
Soundtrack to “Rent” Light My Candle
Mumford and Sons Lover of the Light
Of Monsters and Men Yellow Light

Podcast for December 15, 2014

Posted: December 15, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

December 15, 2014

Playlist for December 15, 2014

Posted: December 15, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Vanilla Sky Umbrella (cover: Rihanna)
Coldplay Shiver
missFlag Let it Show
Lucy Schwartz Timekeeper
John Doe & Lucy Schwartz Forever Young (cover: Bob Dylan)
The Avett Brothers Live and Die
Paul Newman vs. the Devil
Marillion Chelsea Monday (Manchester Square version)
David Crosby and Graham Nash Winchester Cathedral
The Decemberists Grace Cathedral Hill
The Lords of the New Church Holy War
Matthew Sweet Holy War
The Cure The Holy Hour
Edward Bear Last Song
Pure Prairie League Amie
Counting Crows Amy Hit the Atmosphere
Athlete You Got the Style
The American Analog Set The Kindness of Strangers
The Not Sensibles I’m in Love with Margaret Thatcher
Deaf School English Boys (with Guns)
The Ramones Sheena is a Punk Rocker
Julian Cope Planetary Sit-in (Every Girl Has Your Name)
The Only Ones Another Girl Another Planet
The Individuals My Three Sons Revolve Around the Earth
R.E.M. 1,000,000
Barenaked Ladies If I Had a Million Dollars
Blackfield Cloudy Now
Cloud Cult Breakfast with my Shadow
The Color Bars Eliza
Chicago Dialogue (Part I and II)
The Psychedelic Furs Goodbye

Podcast for December 8, 2014

Posted: December 8, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

December 8, 2014

Playlist for December 8, 2014

Posted: December 8, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
The Delgados Girls of Valour
Doves Pounding
Edmund’s Crown Feet on the Ground
Rilo Kiley With Arms Outstretched
Talking Heads Artists Only
Elanor Friedberger Stare at the Sun
Tilly and the Wall Rainbow in the Dark
Maya Isacowitz Is it Alright?
Human Sexual Response Marone Moan
The Lemonheads If I Could Talk I’d Tell You
Richard Barone Flew a Falcon
Rewiring Genesis Project The Lamia
Kate Maluah Just Like Heaven (cover: The Cure)
Julie Moffitt End of the World as we Know It (cover: R.E.M.)
Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs All the Young Dudes (cover: David Bowie)
David Bowie So She
Chicago Question 67 and 68
Melanie Lay Down
Melanie Doane Every Little Thing
Snow Patrol Chasing Cars
The New Pornographers My Rights Versus Yours
The Polyphonic Spree You Don’t Know Me
Gary Numan Me! I Disconnect From You
Porcupine Tree My Ashes
Blackfield Blackfield
Aviv Geffen You Were Born to Love
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes Home
Barenaked Ladies Home
Klark Kent Away from Home
Walk off the Earth Home
The Head and the Heart Honey Came Home
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for December 1, 2014

Posted: December 1, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

December 1, 2014

Playlist for December 1, 2014

Posted: December 1, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Mat Kearney Fire and Rain
Lucy Schwartz Rain City
Counting Crows Rain King (live)
Madness The Sun and the Rain
Garbage Only Happy When It Rains
Blind Melon No Rain
Spoon Rainy Taxi
Fool’s Garden Rainy Day
R.E.M. So. Central Rain (live)
Omri Vitis Rains of Sound
Red House Painters I Feel the Rain Fall
Todd Rundgren Rain (cover: The Beatles)
Supertramp It’s Raining Again
Bishop Allen Rain
Porcupine Tree Rainy Taxi
Albert Hammond It Never Rains in Southern California
Manic Street Preachers Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head (cover: B.J. Thomas)
The Guess Who Rain Dance
Tilly and the Wall Rainbows in the Dark
Weezer (feat. Hayley Williams) Rainbow Connection
Orange Judy Over the Rainbow
The Rolling Stones She’s a Rainbow
The Marmalade Rainbow
The Innocence Mission Over the Rainbow
Orphaned Land Rainbow (the Resurrection)
Red Sun Project Out in the Rain
Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs I See the Rain (cover: the Marmalade)
Quasi It’s Raining
Coldplay Rainy Day
Shy Nobleman Baby in the Rain
Boy and Bear The Rain
The Ramones Have You Ever Seen the Rain (cover: Credence Clearwater Revival)
The Weather Girls It’s Raining Men

Podcast for November 24, 2014

Posted: November 24, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

November 24, 2014

Playlist for November 24, 2014

Posted: November 24, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Niv Kaikov Road Trip
A New Way
Imagine Dragons Hear Me
The Good Mornings February
Pete Yorn June
Lucy Schwartz June
Sufjan Stevens Christmas in July
Shlomo Artzi July August Heat
Counting Crows Round Here (from the album “August and Everything After”)
The Shins September
Earth Wind and Fire September
Green Day Wake Me Up When September Ends
U2 October
National Skyline October
The National Mr. November
Azure Ray November
Nada Surf Question (cover: The Moody Blues)
The Moody Blues I’m Just a Singer (in a Rock and Roll Band)
The New Pornographers Go Places
Islands Humans
Unicorns I Was Born (a Unicorn)
Nick Thornburn Theme music from “Serial”
Simple Minds Theme for Great Cities
Buddahead Broken
Snow Patrol Crack the Shutters
It Bites Plastic Dreamer
Elvis Costello The Invisible Man
Sarah McLaughlin Fallen
Belle and Sebastian Another Sunny Day
Meghan Coffee Cinema Eyes
Bedroom Eyes Motorcycle Daydream
Deaf School What a Way to End it All