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 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

Playlist for April 18, 2016

Posted: April 18, 2016 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Leisure Process Love Cascade
Cash Flow (Million Dollar Mix)
David Crosby and Graham Nash Take the Money and Run
Steve Miller Band Take the Money and Run
The Buzzcocks Money
The Stranglers Money
Taxi Taxi Maps and Legends
Deaf School Taxi
Porcupine Tree Rainy Taxi
Pink Floyd Echoes
The Flaming Lips Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots (Part 1)
The Vapors Bunkers
Blink 182 Anthem Part Two
Pete Yorn For Nancy
Snow Patrol Spitting Games
Badfinger No Matter What
The Foundation Build Me Up Buttercup
The Bellyachers Uncle Albert (Paul McCartney & Wings cover)
Sebadoh The Freed Pig
The Who I’m Free
Mashina No Other Place
Benzeen Nightshift
Church of Reason How Does it Feel?
Martha and the Muffins Echo Beach
M Pop Musik
New Musik Straight Lines
Men Without Hats Pop Goes the World
Romeo Void A Girl in Trouble is a Temporary Thing
Norman Salant Accidents Will Happen (Blondie cover)
The Psychedelic Furs Heartbeat
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for April 11, 2016

Posted: April 11, 2016 by brainwaves in Podcasts

April 11, 2016

Playlist for April 11, 2016

Posted: April 11, 2016 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Red Sun Project Beauty of a Storm
Sugardrum Forgotten
Nick Drake Time of No Reply
Lera Lynn My Least Favorite Life (soundtrack: True Detective)
Leonard Cohen Nevermind (soundtrack: True Detective)
The Alan Parsons Project The Raven
Rilo Kiley I Never
Coldplay We Never Change
Echo and the Bunnymen Never Stop (disco version)
Wire Train Never
General Public Never You Done That
Mat Kearney Never Be Ready
Smashing Pumpkins Never Lost
Avril Lavigne Things I’ll Never Say
Elanor Friedberger I’ll Never Be Happy Again
Suzanne Vega I’ll Never Be Your Maggie May
Blue Swede Never My Love (cover: The Association)
Delaney and Bonnie Never Ending Song of Love
Limahl Never Ending Story
The Arkells Never Thought That This Would Happen
The Feeling Never Be Lonely
The Avett Brothers Never Been Alive
The Indigo Girls Tether
Chvrches Tether
Kishi Bashi Conversations at the End of the World
Pinback Fortress
The Shins Turn a Square
Mates of State Parachute (Funeral Song)
The Beautiful South We Are Each Other
James Laid
James Boys Over and Over
Squelch Come on Get Happy (cover: The Partridge Family)
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for April 4, 2016

Posted: April 4, 2016 by brainwaves in Podcasts

April 4, 2016

Playlist for April 4, 2016

Posted: April 4, 2016 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
The Tubes White Punks on Dope
The Lemonheads Confetti
Lene Lovich Lucky Number One
Aimee Man One (cover: Three Dog Night)
Two Loons for Tea Monkey
Counting Crows Monkey
Balkan Beat Box Digital Monkey
Arctic Monkeys Crying Lightning
Adrina Thorpe More than 17
Castledoor Burn the Maps
Taxi Taxi Maps and Legends
R.E.M. Maps and Legends
Pickin’ on R.E.M. Driver 8 (cover: R.E.M.)
We Were Pirates Civilized Man
Young the Giant I Got
They Might be Giants Istanbul (not Constantinople)
Steve Hacket Last Train to Istanbul
Stampeders Sweet City Woman
The Guess Who American Woman
The American Music Club Rise
American Football Honestly
American Breed Bend Me Shape Me
The American Analog Set The Only One
America Tin Man
Snow Patrol Open Your Eyes
Arcade Fire Deep Blue
Ultravox Rockwrok
Ben Folds Rockin’ the Suburbs
The Tractor’s Revenge Game of Tears
The Names Why Can’t it Be?
Pete Shelley Qu’est-ce que c’est que ca
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for March 28, 2016

Posted: March 28, 2016 by brainwaves in Podcasts

March 28, 2016

Playlist for March 28, 2016

Posted: March 28, 2016 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
The I Don’t Cares Just a Phase
Kissing Break
Juliana Hatfield Three I Don’t Know What To Do With My Hands
The Replacements Ledge
Moshe Ben-Ari Flower
Yehuda Poliker Flower
Mike Oldfield Taurus 3
Echoes Great Gig in the Sky (cover: Pink Floyd)
Aviv and Sharon Hit the Road Jack/Great Gig in the Sky (live)
The Residents Hit the Road Jack (cover: Ray Charles)
Pompamoose Walking on Sunshine (cover: Katrina and the Waves)
Sparklehorse Sunshine
Old Man River Sunshine
Low Sunshine/Nowhere to Run
The Naomi Star Hazy Sunshine
Lucy Schwartz Captain Sunshine
K.C. and the Sunshine Band That’s the Way I Like It
Chicago Wake Up Sunshine
Kenny Rogers Aint No Sunshine (cover: Bill Withers)
Mojave 3 Got My Sunshine
Cloud Cult The Invocation (part 1) – You’ll be Bright
Nada Surf Clear Eyed Clouded Mind
Orphaned Land His Leaf Shall Not Wither
The Fruit Bats Beautiful Morning Light
The Bats Horizon
Red House Painters Priest Alley Song
The Beautiful South 36D
Tommy Stinson Seize the Moment
Ben Howard The Wolves
Glen Hansard Talking to Wolves
Indigo Girls Perfect World
Lily Allen Mr. Blue Sky (cover: ELO)
Deaf School What a Way to End it All