THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 129: YETI UNCLE JOHN - TOUR GUIDE SUPREME!!

December 11, 2017

Here we are for episode 129 as we catch up with Yeti Uncle John's plans to become a tour guide to the stars - or should that be "up in the stars"!?! Not only that - but Paul shares his writing and Cromitty has some more clips from the Yeti Archives. Special thanks to Toby for helping with this episode and also to everyone who appears here in archival clips. Our next episode, number 130 sees us returning to the radio with some of the regulars. 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, 2017.  Episode 129 was recorded between the 13th May and the 11th December 2017. 

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 128: OOOH ‘ECK, IT’S DEADIEGRAMS!!

December 8, 2017

Here we are for episode ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY EIGHT and it's time for us to catch up with a true Pride48 celebrity - and probably the only undead member of the team; yes - it's Deadiegrams!! Not only does she speak with Mr Yeti but the other regulars get to say hello too! All this and we also delve into the past with some of Paul's old filming pals, including scenes from Sutton Park in 1995 and a sketch from Beeches Broadcasting with Harry F from 2000. Also Yeti Uncle John and Ikk sing together!! Our next episode, number 129 sees us following Yeti Uncle John with an update on his recent attempts at being a tour guide! Do join us, won't you?! Special thanks to Tim from Tastes Like Burning for organising the interview with Deadiegrams and with much additional appreciation to all involved with the archive clips used during this episode. 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, 2017.  Episode 128 was recorded between 15th November and the 7th December 2017. 

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 127: CHECKING IN ON DUSTY…

December 5, 2017

Here we are for episode ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY SEVEN and it's time for us to head back to Q Gardens which we last visited in early autumn. We do so, so that Ikk can go and check in on his new friend, Dusty - a giant scone-eating dandelion... Will it be a happy reunion or will further mysteries emerge!? Listen carefully and you will learn the answer! Our next episode, number 128 sees us getting to speak with a very interesting guest - one who we've not spoken to in quite some time... 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, 2017.  Episode 127 was recorded between 19th November and the 4th December 2017.

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 126: SHY YETI MEETS THE GEEKY GAY!

November 30, 2017

Here we are for episode ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY SIX and this time we get to chat with Adam Burns from Pride48 on all manner of subjects - favourite music, films, food, books, travel destinations - whether he's a dog or a cat person and how he got into podcasting in the first place. Adam also talks about his time living in the UK! Our next episode, number sees us returning to Q Gardens to see how Dusty The Scone-eating Dandelion is doing. Find out who next time! 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, 2017. Episode 126 was recorded on the 25th November 2017. 

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 125: 1985 AND OTHER SILLY STORIES…

November 26, 2017

Here we are for episode ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY FIVE and Paul and Yeti Uncle John are heading home via Waterloo Station and Paul shares with the listeners some recent conversations about writing and vintage pop music. There are also poems and we catch up with the regulars! Our special guests this time are Nick Goodman - with a couple of quick chats with Wifey Jo and Harry F. Thank you to Big Fatty for the use of a clip from Big Fatty Online # 2564. Our next episode, number 126 is a chat with another of the Pride48 team. Find out who next time! 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, 2017. Episode 125 was recorded between 21st October and the 25th November 2017. 

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 124: WILL THIS NIGHTMARE NEVER END?

November 25, 2017

Here we are for episode ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY FOUR and it's finally time for Paul to escape from his basement jail! Cromitty, John and Ikk head to a club where the bands play their music backwards - Dameus is still on the edge and Bettina is back from New York! What will happen next!? This episode our special guests are Toppie Smellie and Wifey Jo. Thank you also to Big Fatty for the use of a clip from Big Fatty Online #2562. Our next episode, number 125 sees us catching up with Nick G as Paul and Yeti Uncle John travel on a bus! 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, 2017.  Episode 124 was recorded between 27th September and the 22nd November 2017.

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 123: OUR 15TH LIVE PRIDE48 SHOW!!

November 21, 2017

Here we are for episode 123 and we join Mr Yeti who is still trapped in Bettina Du Pres' cellar. He intends to do a live show no matter what and there is even extra material featuring DJ Starsage recorded earlier this month. Thanks DJ, for your time! Thanks also to Deeley for his appearance as "Deeley-hallucination!" Our next episode, number 124 resolves all the recent troubles between Mr Yeti and Dameus Twinklehorn - but will it end well or with even more trouble!?! 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, 2017.  Episode 123 was recorded between 5th and 19th November 2017, with extra material recorded on 5th November 2017 .

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 122: VERO-NO YOU DON’T!!

November 18, 2017

Here we are for episode 122 as we follow Mr Yeti through his flights of fancy and land ourselves in Verona, Italy so that he can celebrate his birthday... But, of course, nothing is ever quite as it seems, is it? Thank you to Calum W and Wifey Jo for their help with this episode and to Big Fatty for the use of clips from Big Fatty Online #2554. Our next show, number 123 finds Mr Yeti doing a live show whilst still trapped deep underground. Do join us, won't you?! We promise it won't be too damp and cold! 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, 2017.  Episode 122 was recorded between 12th October and 10th November 2017.

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 121: JESTING WITH DJ!

November 13, 2017

Here we are for episode 121 and whilst Mr Yeti remains under lock and key he reflects back to and shares a recent chat that he and the regulars had with DJ Starsage from The Faraway Nearby and Surely, You Jest! podcasts. Along the way we also get to hear a recording of Paul from 1991 as he reads us the first episode of his series, The Muddled Memoirs Of Sir Roland Quaverall. Thanks again to DJ for chatting with me for the show! Our next episode, number 122 returns to the cellar - but also finds us in Italy... Or does it?! 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, 2017.  Episode 121 was recorded between the 4th and 5th November 2017. This episode also includes archival material over 25 years old which might be of a slightly lower sound quality. 

 

THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - 120: THE BINGO-NIGHT OF TERROR!!

November 4, 2017

Here we are for episode 120 and it's almost time for Mr Yeti to head away to Italy for his birthday holiday - but the last thing that he plans to do before he goes is to take Dameus Twinklehorn out for the night to help cheer him up after his recent upset with Bettina Du Pres! The team head to the bingo with Nick G and friends - but, of course, things don't quite go as planned... Thank you to our special guests this time - Nick Goodman and Wifey Jo! Our next episode, number 121 reveals what has happened to Paul... Did he make it to Italy or is something else going on? Find out soon! 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. This episode also includes Mr Yeti's new single "The Swooning", which is not available from any good record shops - because most of them closed years ago. Sound effects by Paul Chandler and Soundbible. All content of this episode is Copyright Paul Chandler, 2017.  Episode 120 was recorded between 1st September and 31st October 2017.