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 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 Spres 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

Podcast for August 11, 2014

Posted: August 11, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

August 11, 2014

Playlist for August 11, 2014

Posted: August 11, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Spoon Rainy Taxi
  You Got Yr. Cherry Bomb
Doves Words
Noa (Achinoam Nini) Here Comes the Bride
Epic 45 These Dead Years
No-Man River Song
  The Break Up For Real
Wolfy House on a Hill
The Beatles Fool on a Hill
The Replacements Buck Hill
Peter Gabriel Solsbury Hill
The Stranglers Man of the Earth
Tracy Shed Conley
Depeche Mode Policy of Truth (Capitol Mix)
Blitzen Trapper Black River Killer
The Killers I Can’t Stay
Jenny Lewis Just One of the Guys
The Kinks Dedicated Follower of Fashion
Chicago Beginnings
The Jam Absolute Beginners
Gomez Girlshapeddrug
R.E.M. Sing for the Submarine
A.C. Newman All of My Days and All of My Days Off
The New Pornographers Ballad of a Comeback Kid
The Avocado Club Don’t Turn Cold on Me
The Josh Joplin Group I’ve Changed (Alt. Take)
Local Natives Sun Hands
Dylan n’ Krems City Lights
Asaf Avidan Sweat and Tears
Tom Robinson Band 2-4-6-8 Motorway
Temper Trap Sweet Disposition
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for August 4, 2014

Posted: August 4, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

August 4, 2014

Playlist for August 4, 2014

Posted: August 4, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Jenny Lewis Head Underwater
  You Can’t Outrun ‘Em
Rilo Kiley It’s a Hit
Vampire Weekend Holiday
The Police So Lonely
Andrew Gold LonelyBoy
The Magnetic Fields Walk a Lonely Road
Yael Naim Lonely
Michelle Branch Are You Happy Now?
Hoku Oxygen
Avril Lavigne Anything But Ordinary
Erez Lev Ari Ana Efneh
Neil Halstead A Gentle Heart
The National Start a War
Mojave 3 To Whom Should I Write?
The Wallflowers Three Marlenas
The Monkees (I’d Go the) Whole Wide World (cover: Wreckless Eric)
The Grass Roots I’d Wait a Million Years
The Eames Era When You Were a Millionaire
Robyn Hitchcock and the Venus 3 Ordinary Millionaire
The Plimsouls A Million Miles Away
Nash the Slash The Million Year Picnic
FM Phasors on Stun
Starcastle Could This Be Love?
Genesis Land of Confusion
The Idan Raichel Project Come Back to my Home
Towncrier The End
Trevor Price Learn
Gin Blossoms Found Out About You
Phantom Planet Somebody’s Baby (cover: Jackson Browne)
The Asteroids Galaxy Tour Around the Bend
Veruca Salt Seether
Hole Heaven Tonight
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for July 28, 2014

Posted: July 28, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

July 28, 2014

Playlist for July 28, 2014

Posted: July 28, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Matisyahu One Day (unplugged live)
Nik Kershaw One Day
Genesis One Day (rough mix)
Asaf Avidan One Day/Reckoning Song (Wankelmut remix)
Les Miserable Original London Cast Recording One Day More
Electric Light Orchestra Boy Blue
Orange Juice Blue Boy
Love Spit Love Half a Life
Sharon Van Etten Magic Chords
The Hermit Crabs I Spend My Time
The Junior League The Beautiful Room is Empty
The Arrogants I Want You
The Sundays Here’s Where the Story Ends
Joe Anderson Happiness is a Warm Gun (cover: The Beatles)
Chvrches Gun
Julian Cope No How, No Why, No Way, No Where, No When
Neil Diamond Shilo
Cheap Trick Surrender
Cheap Star You Got it All
Nada Surf No Quick Fix
Tea Packs I Have a Girlfriend
The Botzer Project He Who Makes Peace
I Hate Kate Embrace the Curse
Neil Young Cinnamon Girl
Modern English Someone’s Calling
Spock’s Beard Climbing up That Hill
Keane Again and Again
Axis of Awesome Four Chords
Anni B Sweet Take on Me (cover: A-Ha)
Walk off the Earth Someone Like You (cover: Adele)
Mates of State My Only Offer
The Delgados Sink or Swim
Lush Single Girl
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for July 21, 2014

Posted: July 21, 2014 by brainwaves in Podcasts

July 21, 2014

Playlist for July 21, 2014

Posted: July 21, 2014 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Edwin Starr War
Good Old War Looking for Shelter
Talking Heads Life During Wartime
Rilo Kiley Love and War
Matthew Sweet Holy War
Lords of the New Church Holy War
Arcade Fire Suburban War
The Decemberists This is Why We Fight
The Three O’Clock Jet Fighter
Nada Surf Let the Fight Do the Fighting
Carl Douglas Kung Fu Fighting
The Shins Fighting in a Sack
The Foo Fighters Next Year
Matisyahu One Day
Fountains of Wayne Peace and Love
Jeff Lynne Give Me Love (Give Me Peace on Earth) cover: George Harrison
John Lennon Give Peace a Chance
Sam Baker Go in Peace
Elvis Costello What’s So Funny ‘Bout Peace Love and Understanding (cover: Nick Lowe)
Cat Stevens Peace Train
Boston Peace of Mind
Imagine Dragons America
Matt Nathanson Pretty the World
Gin Blossoms Follow You Down
Josh Pyke Break. Shatter. Make. Matter
Belle and Sebastian Act of the Apostle
Beit HaBubot (Dollhouse) Sigapo
Stuart Valentine Melody’s True
The Killers Mr. Brightside (extended version)
Airspace Breathe
Judah the Buddha mt400
Elliot Smith A Fond Farewell
Blackfield End of the World
Deaf School What a Way to End it All