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David Mack on the Sounds of Firewall

From the age of about eleven, David Mack has found that music inspires his writing. It definitely proved inspirational when it came to writing his new Star Trek: Picard prequel

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Incoming Transmission: Four MORE Podcasts for Trekkies

When I pitched a series of Star Trek podcast reviews for Warp Factor Trek, I wasn’t exactly sure what that would look like. After all, I’m not interested in writing

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Sir Patrick Stewart’s Making It So

The only time I opt for the audio version of a book is if it is a memoir narrated by the author. After listening to all thirty-one hours of Sir

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Incoming Transmission: Four Podcasts for Trekkies

As a person without many opportunities to do so in my day-to-day, there’s something energizing about hanging out with another Trekkie and discussing the continuing voyages of the starship Enterprise

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The Musical Legacy of Star Trek: The Original Series

For the past two years, I’ve been developing a series of YouTube videos I call Scoring Star Trek. The viewer comments have impressed me and reveal a still-abiding appreciation for

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The Music Makers of Star Trek – Fred Steiner

A total of eight composers were hired to score and conduct the music used in all three seasons of the original Star Trek series. I’d like to look into the

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Strange New Worlds‘ Season 1 Soundtrack in Review

There’s nothing strange about the sounds of Strange New Worlds… Strange New Worlds may have seriously taken Star Trek fans by storm, but it doesn’t take itself too seriously, and

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The Music Makers of Star Trek: Alexander Courage

Whenever the original 1960s NBC TV series Star Trek is discussed, one aspect continues to emerge as a critical part of the show’s success — its music. Show creator Gene

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The Music Makers of Star Trek: Gerald Fried

The Star Trek universe has just lost the last of The Original Series’ music composers, Gerald Fried, who passed away 17th February 2023, just days after his 95th birthday. By

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Strange New Worlds Soundtrack Coming This Summer

Star Trek: Strange New Worlds composer Nami Melumad has told us that a soundtrack album for the first season of Strange New Worlds is on the way for the summer – possibly in

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