Jazz meets pop against a backdrop of a 1960s Manhattan love story.
Occasional Shivers Podcast Episode 022/12/2017 Duración: 02min
A reimagining of the language of the Great American Songbook, where jazz meets pop against a backdrop of a 1960s Manhattan love story, returns this year with a new ending, new songs and new performances in Chris Stamey's "Occasional Shivers." Here's a preview of the program and the podcast .
Episode 1 - I Love the Sound of the Traffic22/12/2017 Duración: 06min
In which Bags Benmont, leader of the Satin and Sparkle orchestra, encounters a surprising figure in front of NY’s Plaza Hotel, on a snowy New Years Eve day, 1963.
Episode 2 - What Is This Music That I Hear?22/12/2017 Duración: 05min
In which Bags and newcomer Will Cassidy arrive at Birdie McDavenish’s holiday party and meet a group of unusual characters. A song is commissioned, and a scuffle narrowly avoided.
Episode 3 - In-tox-i-choc-li-fi-ca-tion22/12/2017 Duración: 06min
In which legendary songwriter Paul Carter expounds on the whys and wherefores of "In-tox-cho-cli-fi-ca-tion."
Episode 4 - I Fall In Love So Easily22/12/2017 Duración: 08min
In which songstress Jennifer Delancey’s casual remark in Central Park inspires Will; a late-night phone call then reveals a concern.
Episode 5 - Beneath the Underdog22/12/2017 Duración: 07min
In which Paul details some ancient history. Then all protest a threatened calamity.
Episode 6 - Lover, Can You Hear Me?22/12/2017 Duración: 09min
In which Will and Paul explore the nature of the muse, a secret is discovered, and a rainy-night visit to the Village Vagabond illuminates the theft of a song.
Episode 7 - Stormy Weather22/12/2017 Duración: 08min
In which life grows complicated for the young lovers, at a meal at the Palm Court. Several letters arrive, followed by a mass dissolution and a sad separation.
Episode 8 - You Pick the Hits!22/12/2017 Duración: 15min
In which a year has passed. Famed radio show You Pick the Hits’ winter song contest unveils the top three winners for 1965, with unexpected consequences.
Episode 9 - The End (plus bonus tracks)22/12/2017 Duración: 13min
In which Bags sets out for another party as snow blankets the city. A song is heard in the distance.
Episode 10 - Bonus - Full Radio Version of Occasional Shivers22/12/2017 Duración: 59min
The podcast concludes with the full radio edit of Occasional Shivers .