True Tales Of Romance And Failure [Woof]

Episodes

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A Foreign Tongue And The Price Of Luxury20191106

A special double bill of bittersweet comic real life stories written and performed by Chris Neill with Martin Hyder and Isy Suttie. This week - the transformative effects of a hard-boiled egg, an encounter with a violinist and... is France the answer?

Written by Chris Neill
Starring: Chris Neill, Isy Suttie and Martin Hyder
Producer: Steve Doherty
A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4

Music:

Title: Dance Away
Perf: The Bryan Ferry Orchestra (from the soundtrack to Babylon Berlin)

Title: C'est Si Bon
Perf: Stanley Black and His Orchestra

Title: Belles, Belles, Belles
Perf: Claude Francois

Title: Les Champs-Elysees
Perf: Joe Dassin

Title: The Swan (from Carnival of the Animals/Saint-Saens)
Perf: Yo-Yo Ma with Kathryn Stott

Title: For Me Formidable
Perf: Charles Aznavour

Track: Needles and Pins
Perf: The Searchers

Track: Hackney Carriage
Perf: Unknown (KPM Light Atmospheres)

Track: What Becomes Of the Broken Hearted?
Perf: Jimmy Ruffin

Track: Cavatina
Perf: Craig Ogden

Track: It Might As Well Rain Until September
Perf: Carole King

Track: Breaking Up Is Hard To Do
Perf: Neil Sedaka

Track: I Get The Sweetest Feeling
Perf: Jackie Wilson

Track: Forever And Ever
Perf: Demis Roussos

Bittersweet stories written and performed by Chris Neill with Martin Hyder and Isy Suttie.

Comic tales written by Chris Neill.

It's All In A Name And Much Loved Son And Fantasist20191120

Bittersweet comic real life stories written and performed by Chris Neill with Martin Hyder and Isy Suttie.

This week - none of us are getting any younger and is kitchen matchmaking on the cards? Also - myopia and its advantages and... is that an architect I see before me?

Written by Chris Neill
Starring: Chris Neill, Isy Suttie and Martin Hyder
Producer: Steve Doherty
A Giddy Goat production for BBC Radio 4

Music:

Title: Dance Away
Perf: The Bryan Ferry Orchestra

Title: The Way You Look Tonight
Perf: The Jaguars

Title: Can't Give You Anything (But My Love)
Perf: The Stylistics

Title: Matchmaker, Matchmaker
Perf: Marlena Shaw

Title: Twilight Time
Perf: The Platters

Title: It's Raining Again
Perf: Supertramp

Track: Those Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer
Perf: Johnny Maddox

Track: September Song
Perf: Dion and The Belmonts

Track: Ladyfingers
Perf: Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass

Track: Lo Sceicco Bianco
Perf: Katyna Ranieri & orchestra

Track: I Don't Feel Like Dancin'
Perf: Scissor Sisters

Bittersweet stories written and performed by Chris Neill with Martin Hyder and Isy Suttie.

Comic tales written by Chris Neill.