Dead Flowers is a motley and mind-expanding exploration of the 1960s, with plenty of air time given to pop, soul, folk, surf, garage, girl group, Motown, British Invasion, psychedelic rock, blues, bossa nova, jazz, lounge and much more.  Andy Miles hosts. 


1. Aretha Franklin "Since You've Been Gone (Sweet Sweet Baby)" (1968)
2. Mel Torme "Comin' Home Baby" (1962)
3. Fela Kuti "Lover" (1969)
4. Os Mutantes "A Minha Menina" (1968)
5. Bob Dylan "She Belongs To Me" (1965)
6. Love "You Set The Scene" (1967)
7. Donovan "Oh Gosh" (1967)
8. Margo Guryan "Sunday Morning" (1968)
9. Ferrante & Teicher "Midnight Cowboy" (1969)
10. Lee Dorsey "Get Out Of My Life, Woman" (1966)
11. Mable John "Your Good Thing (Is About To End)" (1966)
12. The Rolling Stones "Monkey Man" (1968)
13. Neil Young "The Loner" (1968)
14. The Kinks "Sunny Afternoon" (1966)
15. Henry Mancini "Experiment In Terror" (1967)


 Photo by Vanessa Navarette

Photo by Vanessa Navarette

Andy Miles hosts Depth of Field, a mix of news, music and conversation concerning all things Transistor, Bring Your Own Beat, Dead FlowersEmotional Rescue and 15 Songs, the music show that leads off every installment of Transistor Radio. He also engineers and edits talk shows Cine-Cast and Always Andersonville Monthly and previously produced The White City Cinema Radio Hour. He has written for various publications on the arts, history & culture, made audio documentaries, worked in radio and public television, owned and operated a company specializing in congressional hearing transcripts, and since 2009 owned and managed Transistor. Born near Chicago and currently residing in Chicago's Ravenswood neighborhood, he has also called Madison, Washington, D.C., and Berlin home. He holds a bachelors degree in history from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and has played drums and bass in a bunch of bands.


Episode #1 (August 2018)

1. Segio Mendes and Brazil '66 "Mas Que Nada"
2. The Beatles "Lovely Rita" (1967)
3. Traffic "Feelin' Alright" (1968)
4. Fairport Convention "Tale in Hard Time"
5. Nina Simone "In the Dark" (1967) 
6. Koko Taylor "Fire" (1968) 
7. The Bar-Kays "Soul Finger" (1967)
8. James Brown "Mother Popcorn" (1969) 
9. Donald Byrd "Cantaloupe Island" (1964) 
10. Francoise Hardy "Comment te dire adieu" (1968)
11. The Velvet Underground "Sunday Morning" (1967) 
12. Pink Floyd "See Emily Play" (1967)
13. Buffalo Springfield "Bluebird" (1967) 
14. The Rolling Stones "Lady Jane" (1966)
15. Cal Tjader "Soul Sauce" (1964)