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 9 PM on Voodoo Radio (7 PM in the U.K.)
Tuesday at 9 AM on andHow.FM
Tuesday at 1 PM on Radio Lantau (7 PM in Hong Kong)
Thursday at 9 PM on Firebrand Radio (7 PM in the U.K.)

North America
Monday at 8:30 AM Pacific, 11:30 Eastern on RadioFreeNachlaot.com
Monday at 11 AM Pacific and 2 PM Eastern on Voodoo Radio
Tuesday at 3 PM Pacific, 6 PM Eastern on Radio Lantau
Wednesday at 5 PM Pacific and 8 PM Eastern on andHow.FM
Thursday at 11 AM Pacific and 2 PM Eastern on Firebrand Radio

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

Requests and comments: brainwavesradio@gmail.com

Podcast for January 11, 2021

Posted: January 11, 2021 by brainwaves in Podcasts

January 11, 2021

Playlist for January 11, 2021

Posted: January 11, 2021 by brainwaves in Playlists
Maya IsacowitzLucy
Alanis MorissetteYou Ought to Know (acoustic version)
Tori AmosA Sorta Fairytale
Joan OsborneSt. Teresa
Minus the BearAnimal Backwards
New OrderBizarre Love Triangle
Joy DivisionLove Will Tear Us Apart
Kevin GilbertBlank Page
Spock’s BeardStranger in a Strange Land
Snow PatrolShut Your Eyes
Julian CopeWorld Shut Your Mouth (live)
World PartyIs it Like Today?
Red GuitarDid You Punch Me?
Zapp And RogerDoo Wa Ditty (Blow That Thing)
The Doobie BrothersNobody
Jonathan CoultonWhen I’m 25 or 64
ChicagoFeeling Stronger Everyday
SemisonicThis Will Be My Year
Unwed SailorGolden Cities
Modern EnglishAfter the Snow
UltravoxThe Song (We Go)
The Beach BoysNever Learn Not to Love (inspiration: Charles Manson)
HokuHow Do I Feel? (The Burrito Song)
The IciclesSugar Sweet
The ArchiesSugar Sugar
Susannah Hoffs and Matthew SweetEverything I Own (cover: Bread)
Neil Young and Crazy HorseDriftin’ Back
 Neil YoungHarvest Moon
Neil Patrick HarrisA Man’s Gotta Do What a Man’s Gotta Do (soundtrack Dr. Horrible)
Neil HalsteadQueen Bee
R.E.M.At My Beautiful
Deaf SchoolWhat a Way to End it All

Podcast for January 4, 2021

Posted: January 4, 2021 by brainwaves in Podcasts

January 4, 2021

Playlist for January 4, 2021

Posted: January 4, 2021 by brainwaves in Playlists
Paul McCartneyNew
Yael NaimNew Soul
The ShinsNew Slang
The Mountain GoatsNew Zion
U2New Year’s Day
Camera ObscuraHappy New Year
Spirit of the WestAnother Happy New Year
The Idan Raichel ProjectBlessings for the New Year
Lords of the New ChurchNew Church
AC NewmanThere are Maybe Ten or Twelve
Neil Patrick Harris (Dr. Horrible)Brand New Day
Timmy SpenceBrand New Dance
New OrderDreams Never End
The New PornographersThe Laws Have Changed
UltravoxNew Europeans
Orange JuiceFelicity (album: Coals to New Castle)
The RewindsNew Shade of Red
Porcupine TreeBuying New Soul
MelanieBrand New Key
The New SeekersI’d Like to Teach the World to Sing
Coca Cola commercialI’d Like to Buy the World a Coke
Meghan CoffeeWinter in New York
The ShakesGoodbye New York
R.E.M.Leaving New York
Mat KearneyNew York to California
SugardrumNew York New York
Cat PowerNew York New York
Arlo GuthrieThe City of New Orleans
Elvis CostelloNew Amsterdam
The English BeatDream Home in New Zealand
The WhoNew Song
Sinead O’ConnorThe Emperor’s New Clothes
Electric Light OrchestraNew World Rising
GusterNew Underground
Depeche ModeNew Life

Podcast for December 28, 2020

Posted: December 28, 2020 by brainwaves in Podcasts

December 28, 2020

Playlist for December 28, 2020

Posted: December 28, 2020 by brainwaves in Playlists
Death Cab for CutieConey Island
Smashing PumpkinsTonight, Tonight
Neutral Milk HotelIn the Aeroplane Over the Sea
The DelgadosBits of Bone
China CrisisAfrican and White
Snow PatrolChocolate
The WallflowersBleeders
We GhostsThe Healer
XTCDear God
The New PornographersChump Change
OasisShe’s Electric
Tasmin ArcherSleeping Satellite
Toad the Wet SprocketBrother
Josh Joplin GroupCamera One
Bloc PartyTulips
The EelsNovocain for the Soul
Lisa Loeb and Nine StoriesStay
Vertical HorizonEverything You Want
Counting CrowsA Long December
They Might Be GiantsAna Ng
Modern EnglishI Melt With You
Bram TchaikovskyGirl of My Dreams
AmericaSister Golden Hair Surprise
Third Eye BlindJumper
Crash Test DummiesAfternoons and Coffee Spoons
R.E.M.Walter’s Theme
Deaf SchoolWhat a Way to End it All

Podcast for December 21, 2020

Posted: December 21, 2020 by brainwaves in Podcasts

December 21, 2020

Playlist for December 21, 2020

Posted: December 21, 2020 by brainwaves in Playlists
The Polyphonic SpreeLight and Day – Reach for the Sun
StarflowerDance Till the Morning Light
Lucy SchwartzTurn Your Light on Me
Snow PatrolThe Lightning Strike
Apples in StereoThe Slivery Light of a Dream (Part 2)
PhantogramLights (soundtrack: Hunger Games Catching Fire)
Dylan ‘n KremsCity Lights
Matt and KimDaylight
Owl CityFuzzy Blue Lights
Andrew BelleAll Those Pretty Lights
Barenaked LadiesWatching the Northern Lights
The Rewiring Genesis ProjectThe Light Lies Down on Broadway (cover: Genesis)
Phantom PlanetOne Ray of Sunlight
King HarvestDancing in the Moonlight
Mike OldfieldMoonlight Shadow
Aviv GeffenMoonlight
Rainer MariaArtificial Light
Taylor SwiftStarlight
Music Go MusicLight of Love
Arcade FireHalf Light 1
American Music ClubHow Many Six Packs Does it Take to Screw in a Light?
PassengerAll the Little Lights
Bloc PartyBlue Light
Azure RayThese White Lights Will Bend to Make Blue
Matt Pond PALast Light
The BanglesIn a Different Light
Fountains of WayneFirelight Waltz
fun.Light a Roman Candle with Me
Orchestral Maneuvers in the DarkRed Frame White Light
Deaf SchoolThunder and Lightning

Podcast for December 14, 2020

Posted: December 14, 2020 by brainwaves in Podcasts

December 14, 2020

Playlist for December 14, 2020

Posted: December 14, 2020 by brainwaves in Playlists
Bonnie “Prince” BillyI See a Darkness
Snow PatrolCalled Out in the Darkness
Ivri LiderDark Shadows
Matt Pond PAThe Dark Leaves Theme
Yo La TengaWhen It’s Dark
Mary FahlBrain Damage (Dark Side of the Moon) cover: Pink Floyd
Pink FloydEclipse (Dark Side of the Moon)
Bruce SpringsteenDancing in the Dark
Elvis CostelloDeep Dark Truthful Mirror
Romeo VoidIn the Dark
Lana Del ReyDark Paradise
The GenerationalsFaces in the Dark
Teenage FanclubDark Clouds
PassengerScare Away the Dark
SnakefingerThe Man in the Dark Sedan
Matthew Sweet and Susanna HoffsBeware of Darkness (cover: George Harrison)
Manfred Mann’s EarthbandBlinded by the Light (cover: Bruce Springsteen)
Todd RundgrenI Saw the Light
Bob MouldSee a Little Light
SpoonOut Go the Lights
ArkellsCome to Light
Passion PitMake Light
The SmithsThere is a Light That Never Goes Out
Credence Clearwater RevivalLong as I Can See the Light
Roby Hitchcock and the Venus 3The Afterlight
GotyeIn Your Light
Soundtrack to “Rent”Light My Candle
Mumford and SonsLover of the Light
Of Monsters and MenYellow Light