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THE SHY LIFE PODCAST

This is THE SHY LIFE PODCAST - each episode provides a glimpse into the slightly batty and bizarre world of Mr Shy Yeti. You will meet his friends, hear tales of his life in the library, travel with him as he gallivants about - and if you're good he might even read you one of his daft poems!
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Aug 10, 2017

Here we are for episode NINETY NINE - where this time we are visiting Bettina Du Pres at home for an intimate dinner. Join Shy Yeti, Yeti Uncle John and Dameus Twinklehorn as they visit her - in the hope that they will all finally get to meet her boyfriend, Nathan. There will be voice messages! There will be verse! There will be revelations and dodgy Brummy accents! You won't want to miss it! Thank you to Toppie Smellie and Aunt Tappie for their help with this episode and also with many of our other recent shows! Our next episode, number 100 sees all manner of fancy celebrations all set around the exciting reunion between Bettina and The Smellcast's Aunt Tappie! Do join us, won't you?! Oh, and definitely make sure to check out recent Smellcast episodes (especially episode 450) as they dovetail with the recent events of our little show! 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, 2017.  Episode 99 was recorded between the 30th April and 3rd August 2017. 

Aug 4, 2017

Here we are for episode NINETY EIGHT and it's time for us to head to Germany - to the city of Hamburg for a lovely and well-deserved holiday! MORE! Our next episode, number 99 is all about Paul, Dameus and Yeti Uncle John going to Bettina's house for dinner! Will they finally get to meet Nathan after all this 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 98 was recorded between 18th May and the 3rd August 2017.

Jul 29, 2017

Here we are for episode NINETY SEVEN and once again Mr Yeti has too much on his plate and has fallen behind on his editing. Thankfully Yeti Uncle John is on hand to do an emergency episode in which we get to catch up with the regulars, not to mention encountering The Peeper Queen. Paul also has some flash prose for you - and shares some recently unearthed recordings from his later school-days in the early 1990s. Next episode we really will be heading to Germany - to the city of Hamburg! 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 97 was recorded on Friday 28th July 2017 - with inserts recorded between late May and mid-July 2017 and recently restored archive recordings from 1990/91; thanks to Nick Goodman for all his hard work in preserving these.

Jul 22, 2017

Here we are for episode NINETY SIX - where this time Paul and the regulars considers the blurring lines between fact and fiction... The regulars aren't sure what to make of it - but there are plenty of poems in addition to the chat and also a rather odd rendition of a famous song thanks to Ikk. Thanks to Nick Goodman and Toppie Smellie for their help with this episode. Thanks also to Auntie Vera for the use of the clip from Episode 1034 of Vera Speaks... For Real (from 27.05.17). Our next episode, number 97 - will see the team heading off to Hamburg for a holiday - but nothing ever goes entirely smoothly on this show... 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 96 was recorded between the 23rd March and the 19th July 2017, with additional previously unpublished Toppie clips from his various appearances on the show. 

Jul 18, 2017

Here we are for episode NINETY FIVE and it's time for our 11TH LIVE PRIDE48 SHOW - following our busy show for the 2017 Live Streaming Event, last month. This time around there are manner of oddities going on as we catch up with what Mr Yeti has been up to since he last faced the chat-room. Of course, all the regulars are there in one form or another and there is bound to be some manner of poetic goings on! Our next episode, number 96 is coming soon and in it we delve into the worlds of fact versus fiction with a number of our podcasting colleagues. 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 95 was broadcast live on Sunday 16th July 2017 from 4pm (EDT) and 9pm (GMT), with a number of inserts pre-recorded on 11th July 2017.

Jul 13, 2017

Here we are for episode NINETY FOUR - where this time Paul speaks with another member of Pride48 Royalty, Taffy Carlisle Huffington from Pod Is My Co-pilot and talk about many of her favourite things. The regulars also call in and - of course - there are also a few poems! Our next episode, number 95 - will be an extended edition of our 11th Pride48 show which is happening at 4pm (EDT) / 9pm (GMT) on Sunday 16th July 2017. 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 94 was recorded on the 7th July 2017.

Jul 12, 2017

Here we are for episode NINETY THREE - where this time Paul, John and Cromitty finally reveal their hand and confront the Other Dimensional Paul. What will happen? Could this be the end of THE SHY LIFE PODCAST? What has Bold Sasquatch got to do with the whole business - and could he save - or ruin - the day? Expect to hear some poems - messages from the regulars and maybe another Shy Yeti script! It's all go! Our next episode, number 94 features an exclusive interview with one of Pride48's big names! and the following episode, number 95 will be our 11th live Pride48 show, as broadcast on Sunday 16th July 2017. 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 93 was recorded between the 5th and the 6th April 2017.

Jul 8, 2017

Here we are for episode NINETY TWO - where this time Paul, John and Cromitty - with help from Bettina and Dameus attempt to rid themselves of the Other Dimensional Paul who is trying to steal all their listeners! There are also some silly poems and a short Shy Yeti playlet too! Our next episode, number 93 - will resolve this current adventure... 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 92 was recorded between the 2nd and the 5th April 2017.

Jul 3, 2017

Here we are for episode NINETY ONE - where this time we see the return of Shy Yeti from The Other Dimension!! He appears to be posing as our Mr Yeti and has launched a new show THE SHY YETI BIG TOP KAPOW SHOW, which is very similar to THE SHY LIFE PODCAST, only worse. Well, you may disagree - so have a listen!! How will the real Shy Yeti cope with the imposter's return? This is the first of a three part adventure filmed on location down in Kent, in the Canterbury area. Thanks to Tony Smiley - errr - Toppie Smellie, sorry - for his help with this edition! Our next episode, number 92 takes a look at what Paul and his team have been planning to try and send the Other Dimensional Yeti packing in the second of a trilogy of episodes. 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 91 was recorded between the 31st March and 1st July 2017.

Jun 29, 2017

Here we are for episode NINETY - where this time we are taking time out to celebrate the 10th anniversary of my RHYMES BEARS STEAL PIES FOR book. We present you with a selection from the collection and also discuss the difficulties of naming creative projects with friend of the show, Nick Goodman. All that and we hear from the regulars and also some of what Ikk has been getting up to on other people's shows. Thank you to Nick for his help with this edition! Our next episode, number 91 is busy brewing right now and should be ready to be served in the next few days! 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 90 was recorded between the 3rd January and 23rd June 2017.

Jun 27, 2017

Here we are for episode EIGHTY NINE - where we are very proud to be launching into the festivities for the Pride48 Summer Live Streaming Weekend. Mr Yeti has a special guest for the show, old friend Nick Goodman who he has known for 30 years. There are also messages from the regulars - greetings from famous people of the past and lots of nattering in the chat-room. This version of the episode also has some extra content, including some of Shy Yeti's silly verse. Our next episode, number 90 - will be our first episode released in May and in it we will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of my poetry collection, RHYMES BEARS STEAL PIES FOR... 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 89 was recorded live on Saturday 24th June 2017 (between noon and 1pm (EDT) or 5 and 6pm (GMT). The episode included some pre-recorded inserts recorded between the 12th and 24th June 2017. 

Jun 21, 2017

Here we are for episode EIGHTY EIGHT - where Yeti Uncle John takes the lead in an episode that concerns quiz nights... John, Bettina and Dameus attend such an event and then John decides that he wants to run one of his own, but finds it's not as easy as he thought. Meanwhile, Paul talks to Calum about his history with quizzes of all kinds and then explains to Ikk what all these questions are about! There are also poems. Thank you to Calum W for his help this time. Our next episode, number 89 - is our live show from the Live Pride48 Streaming Event on Saturday 24th June 2017. Do try and join us live, if you can - if not check out the podcast version of the show next week. 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 88 was recorded between 29th March and 18th June 2017. 

 

Jun 19, 2017

Here we are for episode EIGHTY SEVEN - where we catch up with Mr Yeti for his ninth live Pride48 show and find out what his regulars have been up to! There are also some rather exciting additions to the chat-room this time! Our next episode, number 88 - is all about matters of a quizzical nature - find out exactly what that means when the episode is released in a few days 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 87 was recorded live on Sunday 18th June 2017 (4pm EDT, 9pm GMT), with inserts recorded between the 10th and 15th June 2017.

Jun 18, 2017

Here we are for episode EIGHTY SIX - where an emergency at work finds Mr Yeti forced to spend an extended period down in the Library Podcasting Studios. In a way it all sounds quite restful, doesn't it? Only it isn't... I can't say a lot more about events - other than that you will hear from the regulars and - of course, there will be poems! Our next episode, number 87 - will be from our 9th live Pride 48 show, as broadcast on Sunday 18th June 2017! It should be available early next week, but do join us live if you can! 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 86 was recorded between the 28th March and 16th June 2017.

Jun 15, 2017

Here we are for episode EIGHTY FIVE - where we take a little trip away with Paul and Toby to (Old) Jersey, one of The Channel Islands which lies between Britain and France. Don't worry - we still catch up with the regulars and also have two or three poems. Thank you to Toby W for his guest appearance during this edition! Our next episode, number 86 - will either be our 9th live Pride48 show, as broadcast on Sunday 18th June 2017 at 4pm (EDT) / 9pm (GMT) or alternatively it won't be - it'll be something else! At any rate it should be available to download in the next few days. Do check it out, 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 85 was recorded between the 4th and the 14th June 2017. 

 

Jun 13, 2017

Here we are for episode EIGHTY FOUR - where this time we meet a number of friends of the show who we have only heard from or about fleetingly in the past... These include a friendly zombie called Henry, a mouse called Gladstone, a wood louse named Oliver, Dameus's sister Tallulah and the infamous Bella Crabb! Our next episode, number 85 - should be out in about a week - maybe sooner! 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 84 was recorded between the 17th March and the 12th June 2017. 

 

Jun 11, 2017

Here we are for episode EIGHTY THREE - where this time Ikk's Uncle Toppie sends him a special gift all the way from Pickle Hollow. It all should be so simple and such fun except that things don't quite take a smooth path. Also this episode we also talk briefly with Harry F and Paul tries yet fails to avoid an Explicit rating! Thank you to Toppie, Harry, Calum and also to Big Fatty for use of clips from Big Fatty Online. Our next episode, number 84 - should be out in about a week - maybe sooner! 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 83 was recorded between the 17th March and the 29th May 2017. 

Jun 4, 2017

Here we are for episode EIGHTY TWO... In a change from the advertised episode!! This time Yeti Uncle John is left holding the podcasting baby when Paul doesn't make it back in time from a trip. Luckily he is able to pull a show together with help from Dameus, Charlie Grrr and Bettina Du Pres; there are also poems by Paul and messages from Toppie, Ikk and Cromitty!! Yeti Uncle John also pops in to see how an old friend of the show is getting on. Next episode we'll definitely be finding out what's inside Ikk's special gift - but it may take us another week or so...  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 82 was recorded and edited on the 4th June 2017. 

 

May 29, 2017

Here we are for episode EIGHTY ONE - where this time Paul heads to Oxford with Yeti Uncle John and Ikk to buy some books for the library - on the way he shares poems recently recorded on Radio Wey and also an exclusive interview with Scotty The Aussie-battler, Pride48 podcaster-supreme. Thank you to Scotty, Tim Mitchell and Nathan Jones for appearing this time!  Our next episode, number 82 - sees Ikk receiving a special gift from his Uncle Toppie from Pickle Hollow! I'm away on and off for the next couple of weeks - but I hope to have episode 82 with you very soon, so 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 81 was recorded between the 17th and the 23rd May 2017.

May 26, 2017

Here we are for episode EIGHTY - where this time we reflect on some dark times when Paul was really beginning to miss the aliens - but also celebrate how things have improved since Ikk has arrived on the scene. We also here a number of alien and Ikk-related inserts that have appeared on other little Pride48 shows so far this year... We also hear from the regulars and are treated to a number of Paul's daft ditties. Thank you to Nick Goodman for his appearance in this episode and also additional thanks to Big Fatty for the use of clips from his show, Big Fatty Online. Our next episode, number 81 - sees Paul, Ikk and Yeti Uncle John heading out to buy some books for the library - but finding a published diary with some revelations contained within. Paul is also back on Radio Wey and he catches up with a very special guest from the world of Pride48!! All this and much, much more!! 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 80 was recorded between the 26th February and the 25th May 2017. This episode is available on Soundcloud, iTunes, Acast and Podbean.

May 24, 2017

Here we are for episode SEVENTY NINE - where this time we join Mr Yeti for another live show full of voice messages - chat-room banter - one or two poems - live satellite link-ups and maybe a bit of chatter about the 1st anniversary of the podcast and the 15th birthday of our www.shyyeti.com blog. Thanks to those who listened to the show live and especially to Toppie Smellie for the use of the clip from episode 442 of The Smellcast. Our next episode, number 80, harks back to a time before Ikk The Alien arrived when Mr Yeti was missing the aliens. 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 79 was recorded on Sunday 21st May 2017, with all pre-recorded segments recorded on 28th April 2017. 

May 18, 2017

Here we are for episode SEVENTY EIGHT - where this time on the hunt for somewhere more social to hold a State Of The Podcast meeting, Mr Yeti ends up taking Yeti Uncle John, Bettina and Dameus Twinklehorn to a pub which he believed to have closed down... But all is well. It seems to be back! So... What is the truth of the matter? On the way to learning the truth we also stumble across a couple of familiar faces who have popped in on their way home. All this and there are also poems! It's all go! Our next episode, number 79, should be our next live show where we will be discussing the first year of the show. 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 78 was recorded between the 23rd and the 25th March 2017. This episode can be downloaded on iTunes, Acast, Podbean and also from Soundcloud.

May 14, 2017

Here we are for episode SEVENTY SEVEN - where this time we are  catching up with Catching Up star Mike Lawson - over in San Francisco... We also hear from the regulars and Ikk The Alien reads the world a poem. Our next episode, number 78 involves a trip out to a slightly mysterious pub, where Mr Yeti meets a number of old friends and has a State Of The Podcast meeting with the regulars. Following that, episode 79 should be our next live show where we will be discussing the first year of the show. 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 we'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 77 was recorded on the 9th May 2017. This episode can be downloaded on iTunes, Acast, Podbean and also from Soundcloud.

May 11, 2017

Here we are for episode SEVENTY SIX - where, whilst Mr Yeti shares some previously unheard conversations - Cromitty is busily playing a prank... Cromitty's prank involves recording private conversations in the podcast studio and  Yeti Uncle John, Bettina Du Pres, Charlie Grrr, Dameus Twinklehorn, Mr Yeti himself and also the aliens unwittingly release some red-hot gossip!! The previously unheard conversations are with Toppie Smellie, Nick Goodman and (briefly) Jay The Hauntcub - there are also poems! Our next episode, number 77 - sees Mr Yeti Catching Up with another esteemed member of the Pride48 community. It'll be out soon!! 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 and all contents are Copyright Paul Chandler, 2017. Episode 76 was recorded on the 21st April 2017, with unheard conversations recorded between 28th October 2016 and 17th April 2017. This episode can be downloaded on iTunes, Acast, Podbean and also from Soundcloud.

May 4, 2017

Here we are for episode SEVENTY FIVE - where this time Paul takes a trip over to Beargrrria with the infamous Charlie Grrr and encounters some local talent, whilst assisting Charlie in a number of tasks... There are also poems, voice messages from some of our regulars and some recent messages that Mr Yeti has sent to a number of other podcasts; namely Big Fatty Online and The Smellcast. Our next episode, number 76 involves a number of revelations accidentally recorded by Cromitty and a number of unearthed items from the archives ... Do join us, won't you?! We've got quite a few interesting episodes planned for May - and we'll also be celebrating our first anniversary during our live show on Sunday 21st May 2017. 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 75 was recorded between the 30th January and the 4th May 2017. This episode can be downloaded on iTunes, Acast, Podbean and also from Soundcloud.

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