THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 148: THE HUNT FOR NESSIE - SCOTTISH EDITION (1 OF 3)

February 24, 2018

Here we are for episode 148 in which Ikk ropes Paul into helping him hunt for Nessie - The Loch Ness Monster... Things do not quite go to plan and they end up separated with Paul doing some research for Ikk in the Scottish town of Dunbar, also visiting Edinburgh and Holy Island! He is also accompanied by Flatmate Calum and his mum, Sheila. There are also poems, messages from the regulars and some communication with Big Fatty from a couple of 2017 Vintage episode of the BFO. All that and there is a special appearance by my niece, Alena - this is just the beginning of our adventure... Our next episode, 149 jumps us on a month to late August 2017 when the hunt for Nessie picks up again, but this time we're in The Lake District! Do join us, won't you?! Please email me at shyyeti@yahoo.co.uk if you have any comments - you can even send me a sound-file and I'll include it on the show. The music is by Shy Yeti and Luca. Sound effects by Paul Chandler and Soundbible. All content of this episode is Copyright Paul Chandler, 2018.  Episode 148 was recorded between 22nd July 2017 and the 21st February 2018, with additional material recorded in July 1997 from Mr Yeti's TV show, SUTTON PARK. Thanks also to Big Fatty and Poodle for use of clips from 2017 episodes of Big Fatty Online.

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 147: LIVE PRIDE48 SHOW - FEBRUARY 2018

February 20, 2018

Here we are for episode 147 and this month Paul himself is full of cold for the live show - but never fear, he has edited out all the coughing and snuffling bits to save you having to listen to that! Thankfully he also has some pre-recorded scenes to share where Ikk explores his ability to mind-read Paul, John and Cromitty. He truly is a talented little alien!! Bettina and Dameus phone in a message and there is extra material from an episode of 1998 Sutton Park and a chat with Nick G. Our next episode, number 148 sees us heading off to Scotland to attempt to communicate with The Loch Ness Monster! Do join us, won't you?! Please email me at shyyeti@yahoo.co.uk if you have any comments - you can even send me a sound-file and I'll include it on the show. The music is by Shy Yeti and Luca. Sound effects by Paul Chandler. All content of this episode is Copyright Paul Chandler, 2018.  Episode 147 was recorded LIVE on Sunday 19th February 2018 between 9 and 10 pm, with extra material recorded back on the 24th June 2017 - and S.P. clips from February 1998.

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 146: OLD SONGS AND ALIEN BEAUTIES… (1986 REMIX)

February 17, 2018

Here we are for episode 146 and Nick and I are discussing the music of 1986 on both sides of the pond! Meanwhile, Ikk ropes Toppie Smellie into judging an alien beauty contest and Scotty The Aussie Battler calls in to leave a message! All this and there are poems, voices, Sutton Park clips and Nick also gets to chat to some of the regulars. Our next episode, number 147 is our LIVE episode for February 2018 - and Ikk plans to practice his mind-reading skills on some of the team!! Do join us, won't you?! Please email me at shyyeti@yahoo.co.uk if you have any comments - you can even send me a sound-file and I'll include it on the show. The music is by Shy Yeti and Luca. Sound effects by Paul Chandler and Soundbible. All content of this episode is Copyright Paul Chandler, 2018.  Episode 146 was recorded between 27th January and the 15th February 2018.

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 145: A HEART-SHAPED PIE (2018 VALENTINE’S DAY SPECIAL)

February 14, 2018

Here we are for episode 145 and it's time to (slightly belatedly!) celebrate Valentine's Day and it's time for a very important date... On the eve of a big Valentine's date we hear from Bettina who shares a couple of anecdotes about how she and Dameus grew closer! There are also poems and a number of messages from our regulars, not to mention a clip from episode 1800 of SUTTON PARK from 1997. Our next episode, number 146 is all about a year in pop music - yes, Nick and I will be discussing 1986!! Do join us, won't you?! Please email me at shyyeti@yahoo.co.uk if you have any comments - you can even send me a sound-file and I'll include it on the show. The music is by Shy Yeti and Luca. All content of this episode is Copyright Paul Chandler, 2018.  Episode 145 was recorded between 28th December 2017 and the 13th February 2018. This episode was adapted from an unproduced episode which I had intended to record during 2017 provisionally entitled "Driving Miss Bettina".

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 144: HEADING BACK TO YESTERDAY…

February 9, 2018

Here we are for episode 144 in which Mr Yeti takes the opportunity to head back to the library where he worked between 1996 and 1998 for a Christmas Party - this gives Cromitty the chance to share a number of clips from Sutton Park which were recorded during these years; from episodes between #1612 and #2096. There are also poems - cameos by the regulars and a brief hello from one of our favourite ladies! who he also first met (along with Calum) whilst working at this library. (Yes, it's Wifey Jo!) Thanks to all the stars of this episode - both old and new! Our next episode, 145 is our Valentine's Day episode and we have a very important date to keep! Do join us, won't you?! Please email me at shyyeti@yahoo.co.uk if you have any comments - you can even send me a sound-file and I'll include it on the show. The music is by Shy Yeti and Luca. All content of this episode is Copyright Paul Chandler, 2018. Episode 144 was recorded between 14th December 2017 and the 5th February 2018, with additional material recorded between 1996 and 1998 as part of Mr Yeti's show, SUTTON PARK, much thanks go out to Lee F, Harry F, George W and Daphne L for their appearances.

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 143: HELLO AGAIN, PICKLE HOLLOW!!

February 2, 2018

Here we are for episode 143 in which Mr Yeti gets a chance to catch up with his good friend and fellow podcaster, Mr Toppie Smellie from The Smellcast. There are questions! Many questions! From Paul, Yeti Uncle John and Cromitty and also appearances from Bettina, Ikk, Martin, Charlie Grrr, Cuthbert, ThatOtherRobot and even Dragon Albert! Not only are there questions - but Paul shows Toppie a Shelving Imp nest! What a joy! We also have a special appearance by The Smellcast's very own Aunt Tappie! Our next episode, number 144 has many old clips from Sutton Park from the late 90s, amongst other things! Do join us, won't you?! Please email me at shyyeti@yahoo.co.uk if you have any comments - you can even send me a sound-file and I'll include it on the show. The music is by Shy Yeti and Luca. All content of this episode is Copyright Paul Chandler and Toppie Smellie, 2018.  Episode 143 was recorded between the 16th December 2017 and the 28th January 2018.

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 142: LOOKING FOR AN IKK-LE CURE!!

January 28, 2018

Here we are for episode 142 in which Mr Yeti turns to an expert to help with finding a cure for Ikk the Alien's illness! Yes! Andrew and Lisa from the Round The Archives podcast are here to assist and whilst they're about Cromitty and Yeti Uncle John get to ask them some ridiculous questions! There are also poems and some recordings from last summer that include additional guests, Harry F and Nick G! Our next episode, 143 has one of our top returning special guests! Do join us, won't you?! Please email me at shyyeti@yahoo.co.uk if you have any comments - you can even send me a sound-file and I'll include it on the show. The music is by Shy Yeti and Luca. All content of this episode is Copyright Paul Chandler, 2018.  Episode 142 was recorded between 13th and the 15th January 2018, with additional recordings from 6th May 2017.

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 141: LIVE PRIDE48 SHOW - JANUARY 2018

January 24, 2018

Here we are for episode 141 in which Mr Yeti does his first live show of 2018 and catches up with the chatroom whilst checking in on Ikk who is still not feeling well after last episode's dramas; thankfully Yeti Uncle John and Cromitty are there to help out. There is also extra material - a couple of clips from BFO, some slightly sad poems / prose and a little chat recorded at New Year between Aunt Tappie and Bettina du Pres. Our next episode, 142 sees Mr Yeti seeking some scientific expertise to help get Ikk well again! Do join us, won't you?! Please email me at shyyeti@yahoo.co.uk if you have any comments - you can even send me a sound-file and I'll include it on the show. The music is by Shy Yeti and Luca. All content of this episode is Copyright Paul Chandler, 2018 - except for clips from Big Fatty Online in which we both appear. Thanks also to Toppie Smellie for appearing and arranging the conversation with Aunt T. Episode 141 was performed live on Sunday 21st January with extra material recorded between the 16th December and the 15th January 2018.

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 140: IKK GETS SICK!!

January 21, 2018

Here we are for episode 140 in which poor little Ikk falls ill whilst helping Paul Spring-clean the Library Podcasting Studios - basically he eats something that doesn't agree with him! We also have some poems for you and Cromitty unearths clips from the first four Sutton Park episodes from 1992! We also hear from Bettina, Charlie, Martin and even Aunt Tappie and Nathan!! Thank you to Toppie Smellie for arranging for Aunt Tappie to be available for her appearance during this episode. Additional thanks to the Sutton Park team who appear in the clips from all those years ago - among them RA, DM, DA and most notably friend of the show, Harry F. Our next episode, 141 is our first LIVE episode of the year and all is still not quite right with poor Ikk! Do tune in and join us, won't you?! Please email me at shyyeti@yahoo.co.uk if you have any comments - you can even send me a sound-file and I'll include it on the show. The music is by Shy Yeti and Luca. All content of this episode is Copyright Paul Chandler, 2018.  Episode 140 was recorded between 19th October 2017 and the 4th January 2018, except for the archive material. The poem STEAL A MILLION was recorded in 2007 and is from the Shy Yeti album: SHY YETI'S FINEST HOME-BREWED VERSE (2012) which can be purchased from the following link:   https://shyyeti.bandcamp.com/album/shy-yetis-finest-home-brewed-verse

 

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 139: OUR ALIEN FRIENDS UP IN OUTER SPACE!!

January 19, 2018

Here we are for episode 139 in which Mr Yeti unearths some alien-related material that he recorded last year but which was never released. In the first segment Yeti Uncle John uncovers a mysterious song and in the second segment we hear what Ikk and his friends thought of us earthlings when first they met our team. There are also poems and archive clips from The Smellcast, LOTSL, Big Fatty, Vera Speaks... For Real and Tastes Like Burning as Ikk discusses the shows that he has encountered. Our next episode, #140 updates the story and is all about Ikk who isn't feeling at all well! Do join us, won't you?! Please email me at shyyeti@yahoo.co.uk if you have any comments - you can even send me a sound-file and I'll include it on the show. The music is by Shy Yeti and Luca. All content of this episode is Copyright Paul Chandler, 2018, except for the clips from other shows included here which are copyrighted to the creators of the shows that they are associated with. Episode 139 was recorded between 27th April 2017 and the 10th January 2018.