Brainwaves – January 15, 2019 – turning it on
Jan14

Brainwaves – January 15, 2019 – turning it on

It’s a new year, so let’s turn it on with a set of “turn on” music to start this week’s Brainwaves, from Bromshead Jacket, The Shins, the Tubes & Toy Matinee. Plus music from the Doves, Iconapop, MGMT, Porcupine Tree, the Delgados, Far From Frail, Jellyfish and more. Band Song Bromshead Jacket Turn Me On The Shins Turn on Me The Tubes Turn Me On Toy Matinee Turn it on Salvador The Who Cut My Hair Gumhill Road Back When My Hair was Short The Rewiring Genesis Project Hairless Heart America Sister Golden Hair The Dickies Hair Haircut 100 (Nick Heyward) On a Sunday Nick Heyward Kite The Lemonheads Ride with Me (acoustic) Ride Twisterella Jellyfish That is Why Edie Carey Under a Sky Adrina Thorpe Fly Fly Fly Far Beyond Frail How it Felt to Fly Loudon Wainright III Dead Skunk in the Middle of the Road The Cufflinks Tracy The New Pornographers All For Swinging You Around The Decemberists I Dreamt I Was an Architect Edmund’s Crown Feet on the Ground Dubstar Stars Porcupine Tree Stars Die MGMT Kids Iconapop I Love It Bill Nelson Empire of the Senses R.E.M. Near Wild Heaven The Teardrop Explodes Passionate Friend Death Cab for Cutie The Sound of Settling The Delgados Girls of Valour Doves Pounding Deaf School What a Way to End it...

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Brainwaves A to Z – January 8, 2019 – the “L” episode
Jan08

Brainwaves A to Z – January 8, 2019 – the “L” episode

Brainwaves A to Z is back with 2 hours of music from bands starting with the letter L or songs that have L at the beginning. You’ll hear the La’s, the Lambrettas, Lawrence Arabia, the Lemmonheads, LCD Soundsystem, Leonard Cohen, Laurie Anderson, Lissie and more. Plus more three songs about “Ladies” (from Lush, King Charles and Shane Searles). Don’t lose out, link in today! Band Song The La’s There She Goes Laakso Italy vs. Helsinki Lady Antebellum Need You Now Lady Gaga Poker Face (live acoustic version) Lanky Falling Hard for the Girl The Lambrettas The Good Times Lampshade Plakka Plakka Lawrence Arabia The Undesirables The Lemonheads It’s About Time Leisure Process The Émigré LCD Soundsystem New York I love  You (But You’re Bringing Me Down) Laura Marling You’re no God Lene Lovitch Angels The Layaways The Answer Laurie Anderson The Expert Lenola Over to Your House Led Zepellin D’yer Mak’er The Left Banke Barterers and their Wives Lady and Bird Suicide is Painless Leonard Cohen Everybody Knows Life in Films The Idiot Lissie The Habit The Lovemakers A Forest (cover: The Cure) Said the Whale Lady Hourglass Your Head’s on Fire Elliot Smith LA Shane Serles Lady Jade Eyes The Icicles La Ti Da King Charles Lady Perry Lush Ladykillers REM Laughing (live in Toronto) Pale Saints Language of Flowers The Doves Last...

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Brainwaves – January 1, 2018 – the “new” show
Dec31

Brainwaves – January 1, 2018 – the “new” show

Ring in the New Year with a special episode of Brainwaves featuring songs with “new” in the title. From some of your favorite bands: The Shins, AC Newman, Idan Raichel, The Rewinds, Mat Kearney, R.E.M., Guster, ELO and the Shakes. Plus New Order and Lords of the New Church.

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Brainwaves – December 25, 2018 – Christmas wrapping
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Brainwaves – December 25, 2018 – Christmas wrapping

Every year at this time of the year, Brainwaves can’t resist playing our favorite holiday song: Christmas Wrapping from the Waitresses. Plus more great Brainwaves music for your holiday gift giving, including Fountains of Wayne, Love Spit Love, The Guess Who, REM, the Bats, ELO and more.

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Brainwaves – December 18, 2018 – the Rain show
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Brainwaves – December 18, 2018 – the Rain show

Is it raining where you’re listening? It is here outside the Brainwaves studio. Which means it’s time for a “rain” show – 2 hours of music all about rain. With Mat Kearney, Counting Crows, Madness, Spoon, R.E.M., Supertramp, Orphaned Land, Coldplay, Tilly and the Wall, Boy & Bear and finishing by raining down some men with the Weather Girls. No need to get wet IRL. Brainwaves this week has got your umbrella.

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