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.
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)
About the DJ
Andy Miles hosts Depth of Field, a mix of news, music and conversation concerning all things Transistor, Bring Your Own Beat, Dead Flowers, Emotional 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 plays drums in four or five bands.
Also visit Andy's Transistor Radio archive page.