Brainwaves A-Z – brought to you this week by the letter “E”
Apr02

Brainwaves A-Z – brought to you this week by the letter “E”

With Easter kicking off the week, it’s time for the “E” episode of Brainwaves A-Z. All bands or songs on this week’s show starting with the letter E. Music from 5 decades of eclectic alternative indie pop including Echo and the Bunnymen, ELO, Ed Sheeran, Eatliz, Elvis Costello, Echosmith, Elliot Smith, Elton John and Ephemera. Plus some “E” songs from R.E.M., Ra Ra Riot, Traschan Sinatras and Nada Surf. It’s E-lectrifying!

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Brainwaves – March 27, 2018 – Bears, rabbits, horses, vampires and more
Mar27

Brainwaves – March 27, 2018 – Bears, rabbits, horses, vampires and more

Bears, rabbits and horses all come to play on this week’s Brainwaves. The Police are also coming for the vampires, Miss Abrams leads her fourth graders to Mill Valley and Neil Young gets twisted. Tune in soon!

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Brainwaves – March 20, 2018 – say “hello” and dance with a moonlit king
Mar20

Brainwaves – March 20, 2018 – say “hello” and dance with a moonlit king

Brainwaves says “hello” with Wire Train, The Doors, The Hello Sequence and Todd Rundgren. We also dance with Steve Hackett, Francis Dunnery and the moonlit kit and head home with Jason Faulkner.  2 hours of eclectic alternative indie pop – 2 times this week! Band Song David Broza and the Jerusalem Youth Chorus What’s So Funny ‘Bout Peace Love and Understanding (cover: Nick Lowe/Elvis Costello) Nick Lowe Cruel to be Kind Elvis Costello The Loved Ones Phillip Phillips Home Jason Falkner My Home is Not a House Wim Mertens and Soft Verdict At Home Kate Bush Wuthering Heights Matisyahu Sunshine HaDag Nahash The Sticker Song (lyrics translated to English) The Decemberists One Engine (soundtrack: The Hunger Games) Of Monsters and Men Silhouettes (soundtrack: The Hunger Games) Patti Smith Capital Letter (soundtrack: The Hunger Games) The Smithereens A Girl Like You The Hello Sequence Can’t Say No Wire Train Chamber of Hellos Kelly Clarkson Hello The Doors Hello I Love You Todd Rundgren Hello It’s Me Rosie Golan Think of Me Roz Bell Yesterday Man (I’m So Lonely) Said the Whale Taking Abalonia Sebadoh I Will Bill Nelson artempireindustry Blancmange Living on the Ceiling Steve Hackett (feat: Francis Dunnery) Dancing with the Moonlit King Pink Floyd A Pillow of Weeds Modern English Life in the Gladhouse John Kilzner Across the Universe (cover: The Beatles) The Suburbs Taxman (cover: The Beatles) The dB’s Big Brown Eyes MGMT Weekend Wars Deaf School What a Way to End it...

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Brainwaves – March 13, 2018 – Lemonheads, Lene Lovich, Arctic Monkeys and more!
Mar12

Brainwaves – March 13, 2018 – Lemonheads, Lene Lovich, Arctic Monkeys and more!

No alphabetical themes this week, just great Brainwaves music, from the likes of the Lemonheads, Lene Lovich, Aimee Mann, Arctic Monkeys, We Were Pirates, Young the Giant, R.E.M., Pete Shelley, the Names and Brainwaves 70s favorite The Tubes. 2 hours of eclectic alternative indie – tune in! 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...

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Brainwaves A-Z – this week brought to you by the letter “D”
Mar06

Brainwaves A-Z – this week brought to you by the letter “D”

Brainwaves A-Z is back and we’re up to the Ds – bands that begin with the letter D and some D songs, too. You’ll hear music from The Dandy Warhols, The Davenports, Dave Edmunds, Depeche Mode, Dwight Twilley, the Dickies and three Davids. Plus three ways to Dance and do it yourself. The Ds never sounded better!

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