Melodic Treks: A Star Trek Music Podcast
About This Show
Melodic Treks is a Trek.fm 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.
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58: Michael Rogers' Neighborhood
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Five Favorites and Score Trek With Michael Rogers. With the technological marvels of the modern computer age, fans of Star Trek have many avenues in which to express their fandom. Some of these include podcasting, writing stories or comics, creating fan films, setting up encyclopedic websites, and cosplaying. Sometimes fandom will inspire service of other fans by providing and managing forums for the discussion of common interests. In this episode of Melodic Treks, host Brandon-Shea Mutala is joined by Michael Rogers, one of the moderators for the Facebook page "Score Trek: A Star Trek Music Appreciation Page," to discuss the fan page that is dedicated to the music of Star Trek. We also explore his five favorite tracks as well as a few runners up to his list. Chapters Intro (00:00:00) Feedback on the Feedback (00:01:17) "To Live Forever" (from Star Trek: Generations, composed by D. McCarthy) (00:05:56) Cold Weather (00:07:32) Score Trek (00:09:19) Early Fandom (00:14:00) Runners Up (00:16:59) The List of Five (00:21:56) "Apollo's Kiss/Apollo's Storm/Final Battle" (from "Who Mourns for Adonais?," composed by F. Steiner) (00:24:52) "The Force Field" (from Star Trek: The Motion Picture, composed by J. Goldsmith) (00:31:20) "Genesis Destroyed" (from Star Trek III: The Search for Spock, composed by J. Horner) (00:37:05) "Tasha's Goodbye" (from "Skin of Evil," composed by R. Jones) (00:42:58) "Not Alone" (from Star Trek V: The Final Frontier, composed by J. Goldsmith) (00:47:47) Host Brandon-Shea Mutala Guest Michael Rogers Production Brandon-Shea Mutala (Editor and Producer) C Bryan Jones (Executive Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Charlynn Schmiedt (Executive Producer) Bobby Tucker (Associate Producer) Ken Tripp (Associate Producer) Norman C. Lao (Associate Producer) Richard Marquez (Production Manager)