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 109 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle zwei Wochen gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts

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29: Cracked Mirrors and Imperfect Futures

The (Musical) Mirror Universe. Alternate melodies? Alternate keys? You never know what you'll find on the soundscape of the Mirror Universe. We dive into the alternate realities and timelines of Star Trek's music.


 2016-02-21  50m

28: The Logical Music of Tim Russ

Tim Russ Interview. Most Star Trek fans know Tim Russ best for his of Tuvok on Voyager. But Tim has a passion for music that stretches far back beyond his acting career. Tim joins us to discuss his music career outside of Trek.


 2016-02-14  23m

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