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
Monday at 7:00 PM on Firebrand Radio
Tuesday at 9 AM on andHow.FM
Tuesday at 1 PM on Radio Lantau (7 PM in Hong Kong)
Thursday at 7 PM on Pop That Goes Crunch
Friday at 11 PM on Firebrand Radio (9 PM in UK)
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
Monday at 9:00 AM Pacific, Noon Eastern on Firebrand Radio
Tuesday at 3 PM Pacific, 6 PM Eastern on Pop That Goes Crunch and Radio Lantau
Wednesday at 5 PM Pacific and 8 PM Eastern on andHow.FM
Thursday at 9 AM Pacific, Noon Eastern on Pop That Goes Crunch
Wednesday at 5 PM Pacific, 10 AM Eastern on Firebrand Radio
Friday at 1 PM Pacific, 4 PM Eastern on Firebrand Radio
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

The Brainwaves archive airs every weekday at 2:00 PM (Noon in UK) on Nusakan Radio

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 July 16, 2018

Posted: July 16, 2018 by brainwaves in Podcasts

July 16, 2018

Playlist for July 16, 2018

Posted: July 16, 2018 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Red Meadow Over You
Re Meadow Signs
missFlag Dive Rise and Win
Coldplay Daylight
Richard Ashcroft I Get My Beat
Socalled You are Never Alone
Asaf Avidan and the Mojos Rubberband Girl
Buzzcocks Just Lust
Natalie Walker Urban Angel
Natalie Gelman Always Was
Natalie Imbruglia Torn
Interpol Obstacle 1
Minus the Bear Into the Mirror
Lana Del Rey Carmen
Paul McCartney and Wings Helen Wheels
George Harrison What is Life?
The Hoovers Good Life
Genesis Many Too Many
Jeff Russo Theme from “Fargo”
Sonny Rhodes Theme from “Firefly”
Snuffy Walden Theme from “thirtysomething”
Lily Frost All I Ever Wanted to Be (theme from “Being Erica”)
Apollo 440 Theme from “Lost in Space”
Aimee Mann Lost in Space
Fountains of Wayne Lost in Space
Porcupine Tree Sound of Muzak
String Theory Birthday
Radiohead Let Down
Yes Total Mass Retain
Young the Giant Cough Syrup
They Might be Giants They’ll Need a Crane
Deaf School What a Way to End it All

Podcast for July 9, 2018

Posted: July 9, 2018 by brainwaves in Podcasts

July 9, 2018

Playlist for July 9, 2018

Posted: July 9, 2018 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Sounds Under Radio Portrait of a Summer Thief
Blackfield Summer
Blitzen Trapper Summer Town
Alice Cooper School’s Out for Summer
Fountains of Wayne The Summer Place
Bowling for Soup Summer of ‘69
Pink Floyd Summer ‘68
The Decemberists Summersong
The Cure The Last Days of Summer
The Gin Blossoms Idiot Summer
Matt Pond PA Summer (Butcher Two)
Matt Pond PA Summer is Coming
Wiretrain Skills of Summer
Regina Spektor Summer in the City
R.E.M. Summer Turns to High
Death Cab for Cutie Summer Skin
Meatloaf Hot Summer Night (You Took the Words Right Out of My Mouth)
Mungo Jerry In the Summertime
Seals & Crofts Summer Breeze
Simple Minds Someone Somewhere in Summertime
The Stranglers Midnight Summer Dream
Electric Light Orchestra One Summer Dream
The Wallflowers Feels Like Summer Again
Patti Smith Summer Cannibals
Barenaked Ladies Summertime
The Lovin’ Spoonful Summer in the City
The Monkees The Door Into Summer
One Direction Summer Love
Fountains of Wayne It Must be Summer
Jonathan Coulton Summer’s Over
Donna Summer On the Radio
Vanity Fare Summer Morning

Podcast for July 2, 2018

Posted: July 2, 2018 by brainwaves in Podcasts

July 2, 2018

Playlist for July 2, 2018

Posted: July 2, 2018 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Peter Buck (feat. Colin Tucker) Nothing Means Nothing
R.E.M. Half a World Away (live)
The Decemberists The Crane Wife 3
The Three O’Clock With a Cantaloupe Girlfriend
Shy Nobleman Girlfriend
Talking Heads Girlfriend is Better
Matthew Sweet Girlfriend
The Smiths Girlfriend in a Coma
Sum Sum Bobodo
The Bongos The Bullrushes
The db’s Black and White
The Go Betweens By Chance
Owl City Hello Seattle
Josh Joplin Group Trailways
Josh Pyke Tapping on a Secret
Jonathan Coulton That Spells DNA
Fountains of Wayne Revolving Dora
Jellyfish Sebrina, Paste and Plato
Elton John First Episode at Hienton
The Turtles Elanore
Elvis Costello Veronica
Aaron Schroeder What We Don’t Know
Andrew Belle I’ll Be Your Breeze
Gomez Natural Selection
Rani and Eiland I Was Like a Mother to Her
Barenaked Ladies Down to Earth
Ben Folds You Don’t Know Me
The Delgados Keep on Breathing
Snow Patrol Take Back the City
Said the Whale Plans for the Future
Passenger Staring at the Stars
Mumford and Sons Babel
Doves Caught by the River
The Psychedelic Furs Goodbye

Podcast for June 25, 2018

Posted: June 25, 2018 by brainwaves in Podcasts

June 25, 2018

Playlist for June 25, 2018

Posted: June 25, 2018 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
Heavy Sleeper Back to Me
The Humbugs King of the Absurd
The Hangabouts Taking You to Leave Me
The Handsome Charlies Makes Me Love You
Heroes and Villains Esa 2000
Harvey Danger Flagpole Sitta
Ha Ha Tonka Giant Strides
Harold Faltermeyer Axel G (Beverly Hills Cop)
Haysi Fantayzee Shiny Shiny
Heaven 17 Are Everything (cover: The Buzzcocks)
Haircut 100 Love Plus one
Heidi Happy Fool
Harper Simon The Audit
The Head and the Heart Ghosts
Hey Hey My My Morricone
Hello Saferide Anna
Hamilton Joe Frank and Reynolds Don’t Pull Your Love
The Hollies Bus stop
Heart Crazy on You
The Hudson Brothers So You Are a Star
The Hermit Crabs Goodbye my Friend
Holopaw Losing Light
Hexes and Ohs Whaddaya Know
Hurricane #1 Step Into My World
The Housemartins The People Who Grinned Themselves to Death
Hoodoo Gurus I Want You Back
The Hoosiers Worst Case Scenario
Hole Malibu
Howie Beck Serves You Right
Hello Blue Roses Hello Blue Roses
Hozier Take Me to Church
Holmes Wake Up
Hoku In the First Place
The Human League Fascination

Podcast for June 18, 2018

Posted: June 18, 2018 by brainwaves in Podcasts

June 18, 2018

Playlist for June 18, 2018

Posted: June 18, 2018 by brainwaves in Playlists
Band Song
The Both Milwaukee
The Both Pay for It
Ted Leo and the Pharmacists Under the Hedge
Teddybears Yours to Keep
The Tell Alls Stitch in Time
Goo Goo Dolls Better Days
Gin Blossoms Curious Thing
Local Natives Wide Eyes
Gorillaz Kids with Guns
Guster Barrel of a Gun
The Buoys Give up Your Guns
Asaf Avidan Love it or Leave It
R.E.M. It Happened Today
The Tubes My Head is My Only House Unless it Rains
Son, Ambulance Pleasure, Now
Chvrches The Mother We Share
Golden Earring Radar Love
Looking Glass Golden Rainbow
Ed Sheeran Gold Rush
10,000 Maniacs Gold Rush Brides
Mates of State Blue and Gold Print
Snow Patrol The Golden Floor
The Stranglers Golden Brown
The Dr. Casper Show I’ll Dream Forever
The Fratellis For the Girl
Red Meadow Hey Sister
Sufjan Stevens They are Night Zombies!! They are Neighbors!! They Have Come Back From the Dead!! Ahhh!
John Fullbright Never Cry Again
Victor Malloy Boys Don’t Cry (cover: The Cure)
Slaid Cleaves Cry
Gomez Cry on Demand