Melodic Treks: A Star Trek Music Podcast

Melodic Treks is a podcast dedicated entirely to the music of Star Trek. Host Brandon-Shea Mutala explores the themes, orchestral scores, and incidental compositions that bring Star Trek episodes and films to life, as well as the composers, singers and musicians behind the sounds.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 51m. Bisher sind 107 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 11 Tage erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts


recommended podcasts

27: Scoring the New Ship Enterprise

Ron Jones Interview, Part 2. The famed Star Trek composer who scored 42 episodes of The Next Generation joins us to discuss his career on Star Trek The Next Generation.


 2016-02-07  1h4m

26: A Long Progression

Ron Jones Interview, Part 1. The famed Star Trek composer who scored 42 episodes of The Next Generation joins us to discuss his career in music, how he got his start in Hollywood, and more about his non-Trek work.


 2016-01-31  43m

25: A New Cap'n

Five Favorites. The music is playing once again as the baton has been passed from Colin Higgins to your new host, Brandon-Shea Mutala, who shares the story of how he became a Star Trek fan and reveals his favorite tracks from the franchise.


 2016-01-24  31m

24: Skye Boat from Scotland

This week on Melodic Treks we are joined by Paul Finch a fellow podcaster from Scotland. Paul takes a break from talk all things Enterprise on Previously In The Alpha Quadrant to pick his top 5 tracks. As always with this process we have some firm favouri


 2015-01-05  1h0m

23: Merry Trekmas

Its Christmas a time for friends and family, so this week the Trek Fm family get together around the camp fire toast some Marsh Melons and pick a track or two that they like for this Melodic Treks Christmas show


 2014-12-21  43m

22: Six Degrees of Separation

The Unexpected Music in Star Trek. Elvis Presley. Frank Sinatra. Billie Holiday. Some of the greatest names in music pop up in your favorite episodes. Plug in your earphones and find out what Zefram Cochrane listened to on his jukebox.


 2014-12-07  30m

21: Shatner "Sings"

Musical Shatner. Beyond acting, writing, and directing, is also a commercially viable audio artist with many albums and performances to his name. We explore this side of his career from 1968's The Transformed Man to 2013's Ponder the Mystery.


 2014-10-26  39m

20: The Discovered Composer

Cliff Eidelman. Sometimes to get a break you need a few things to go in your favor. We look at how things led to Eidelman scoring Star Trek VI, as well as the unexpected course of his career afterwards.


 2014-10-12  44m

19: Five Years to Warp 11

Star Trek Bands: Five Year Mission and Warp 11. We look at the formation and background of these two bands who write original songs about Star Trek, their genesis and history, and their very different musical styles.


 2014-09-28  43m

18: Wireless Mics

The Holographic, Operatic Doctor. Previously on Melodic Treks we have talked about Robert Picardo and his parody singing. This time around the crew from To The Journey joins in the conversation as we talk about the opera loving Doc.


 2014-09-13  56m