2020

Every podcast appearance in the year 2020, in descending order of release.

 

 

MOTION PICTURES #15 – Social Media & the Discourse (The Social Dilemma)

with Carl Sweeney

Discussing the documentary The Social Dilemma and social media.

THE X-CAST #497 – File Update: Season 6 / The Official Archives / Albuquerque

with Carl Sweeney

Discussing the above topics.

 

 

MOTION PICTURES #14 – Legacyquels (Bill & Ted Face the Music)

with Carl Sweeney

Discussing the concept of the ‘legacyquel’ in relation to Bill & Ted Face the Music.

THE MOVIE PALACE #75 – In the Heat of the Night

with Russ Hugo

Discussing the 1967 Norman Jewison racially charged murder mystery.

 

 

BETWEEN THE NOTES #20 – Tenet / Top 5 Ludwig Goransson

with Sean Wilson

Discussing Tenet and multiple Ludwig Goransson scores.

MAKE IT SO #31 – Star Trek: Discovery 1×12 – Vaulting Ambition

with Craig McKenzie

Discussing the 1×12 of Star Trek: Discovery.

LIFE’S MILESTONES #10 – Tony Black 

with Mark Adams

Discussing stories of my life including birth, marriage and death.

MOTION PICTURES #13 – A Tribute to Chadwick Boseman

with Carl Sweeney

Discussing the career of the late Chadwick Boseman.

 

 

THE MOVIE PALACE #74 – Reflections in a Golden Eye

with Wynter Tyson & Carl Sweeney

Discussing the 1967 John Huston Southern Gothic melodrama.

BLAIR WITCH MINUTE #0 – Introducing The Blair Witch Project

with Mike Jozic

Discussing The Blair Witch Project as a prelude to the minute by minute podcast.

MOTION PICTURES #12 – Spectre: Five Years On

with Carl Sweeney

Discussing the James Bond film Spectre.

MAKE IT SO #29 – Star Trek: Discovery 1×10 – Despite Yourself

with Zach Moore

Discussing the 1×10 of Star Trek: Discovery.

 

 

BETWEEN THE NOTES #19 – An American Pickle / Proxima / Lovecraft Country

with Sean Wilson

Discussing the above scores.

MOTION PICTURES #11 – Insomnia & the Evolution of Christopher Nolan

with Carl Sweeney

Discussing the Christopher Nolan film Insomnia & his career.

THE X-CAST #495 – Fight the Future Minute 115: Audience Mailbag & Goodbye!

with Carl Sweeney & Sarah Blair

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #494 – Fight the Future Minute 114: Desert Domes. Stop. End Credits. Stop. Please Advise. Stop.

with Carl Sweeney & Sarah Blair

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #493 – Fight the Future Minute 113: One Man Alone Cannot…

with Carl Sweeney & Sarah Blair

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #492 – Fight the Future Minute 112: Foum Tataouine

with Carl Sweeney & Sarah Blair

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

 

 

BETWEEN THE NOTES #18 – Best Of: The Scores of 2010

with Sean Wilson

Discussing the best scores of 2010.

THE X-CAST #491 – Fight the Future Minute 111: Go Be a Doctor

with Caredwen Foley

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #490 – Fight the Future Minute 110: Howard Dimsdale

with Caredwen Foley

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #489 – Fight the Future Minute 109: Hard Evidence

with Caredwen Foley

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #488 – Fight the Future Minute 108: The Cover Up

with Caredwen Foley

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

MOTION PICTURES #10 – Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: One Year On

with Carl Sweeney

Discussing the Quentin Tarantino film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.

 

 

BETWEEN THE NOTES #17 – Classic Composers: The Music of Elmer Bernstein

with Sean Wilson

Discussing the music of Elmer Bernstein.

 

MOTION PICTURES #9 – Mulan, Masks & Distribution (The State of the Cinematic Nation II)

with Carl Sweeney

Discussing the cinematic landscape as of July 2020, post Covid-19 – part two.

 

 

BETWEEN THE NOTES #16 – School’s Out: High School Movie Soundtracks

with Sean Wilson

Discussing the soundtracks to high school movies.

 

MOTION PICTURES #8 – 20/20 Vision (The State of the Cinematic Nation)

with Carl Sweeney

Discussing the cinematic landscape as of July 2020, post Covid-19.

 

THE MOVIE PALACE #67 – The Summer of Psycho 3: Supporting Characters

with Carl Sweeney & Marlene Stemme

Discussing the classic 1960 Alfred Hitchcock movie as part of a summer season breaking the film down into components.

THE X-CAST #460 – Fight the Future Minute 80: Goodnight, Kurtzweil

with Luke Winch

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

RARELY GOING #3 – The Road to Lower Decks: Live Action Inspirations

with Craig McKenzie

Discussing Star Trek: Lower Decks inspirations such as TNG’s ‘Lower Decks’ and VOY’s ‘Good Shepherd’.

THE X-CAST #459 – Fight the Future Minute 79: The Switch

with Luke Winch

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

RARELY GOING #2 – The Road to Lower Decks: Trailer Breakdown

with Craig McKenzie

Discussing Star Trek: Lower Decks trailer.

THE X-CAST #458 – Fight the Future Minute 78: Cowardly Lion, Scarecrow & Toto

with Luke Winch

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

RARELY GOING #1 – The Road to Lower Decks: Cast, Crew and Concept

with Craig McKenzie

Discussing Star Trek: Lower Decks in advance of the premiere.

THE X-CAST #457 – Fight the Future Minute 77: Planes and Cigarettes

with Luke Winch

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE SANCTUARY #6 – Captains and Leaders

with Mac Boyle

Discussing the Captains of Star Trek in relation to real world leaders.

THE X-CAST #456 – Fight the Future Minute 76: Ambulance Gunshot

with Luke Winch

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

BETWEEN THE NOTES #16 – Vale, Maestro: A Celebration of Ennio Morricone

with Sean Wilson

Discussing the music of Ennio Morricone in the wake of his passing, including The Dollars Trilogy, Padre Pio & The Mission.

THE SANCTUARY #5 – Accidental Representation

with Orion Armstrong

Discussing Star Trek: The Next Generation episode ‘The Outcast’ and LGBTQ representation.

BETWEEN THE NOTES #15 – Revolutions & Patriots: American Independence & History Scores

with Sean Wilson

Discussing the music from a selection of American history movies, including The Patriot, Independence Day and Glory.

THE SANCTUARY #4 – The Need for War

with Isaac Gooch

Discussing Star Trek: Deep Space Nine‘s Dominion War in relation to the Gulf War.

BETWEEN THE NOTES #14 – Explorers & Crusaders: 80’s Adventure Scores

with Sean Wilson

Discussing the music from a selection of adventure movies, including Explorers, Big Trouble in Little China and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.

THE SANCTUARY #3 – Adam & Karl

with Jason Barr

Discussing Star Trek and economic history.

BETWEEN THE NOTES #13 – Da 5 Bloods: The Music of Spike Lee

with Sean Wilson

Discussing the music from a selection of Lee movies, including Da 5 Bloods, Do the Right Thing and BlackkKlansmen.

WITHOUT A MOUSE #35 – Herbie Rides Again

with Tim Henton

Discussing the 1973 Disney sequel for Herbie the Volkswagen Beetle.

THE SANCTUARY #2 – Benny’s Life Matters

with David Majors

Discussing Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode ‘Far Beyond the Stars’ in relation to George Floyd.

BETWEEN THE NOTES #12 – Contagions & Outbreaks: Pandemic Cinema Scores

with Sean Wilson

Discussing the music from a selection of pandemic movies, such as Contagion, Outbreak and 28 Days Later.

THE SANCTUARY #1 – A Private Little Vietnam

with Darren Mooney

Discussing Star Trek: The Original Series and the Vietnam War.

THE MOVIE PALACE #59 – Bonnie & Clyde

with Carl Sweeney

Discussing the classic 1967 Arthur Penn crime thriller that ushered in the New Hollywood movement.

BETWEEN THE NOTES #11 – From Batman to Tenet: The Music of Christopher Nolan

with Sean Wilson

Discussing the music from a selection of Nolan movies, including The Dark Knight, Inception and Dunkirk.

THE TIME IS NOW #45 – A Room With No View

with Darren Mooney

Analysis of Season 2, Episode 20.

THE X-CAST #401 – Fight the Future Minute 22: Aftermath

with Kurt North

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #400 – Fight the Future Minute 21: BOOM!

with Kurt North

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #399 – Fight the Future Minute 20: Evacuation

with Kurt North

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #398 – Fight the Future Minute 19: Soda Pop

with Kurt North

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

PRIMITIVE CULTURE #91 – What’s In a Name (Part II)

with Duncan Barrett

Discussing the meaning behind Star Trek episode titles from The Animated Series and The Next Generation.

THE X-CAST #393 – Fight the Future Minute 14: Programmed, Categorised & Easily Referenced

with Cortlan Waters Bartley

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #392 – Fight the Future Minute 13: Mulder, It’s Me

with Cortlan Waters Bartley

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #391 – Fight the Future Minute 12: Hello, Michaud

with Cortlan Waters Bartley

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

PRIMITIVE CULTURE #89 – What’s In a Name (Part I)

with Duncan Barrett

Discussing the meaning behind Star Trek episode titles from The Original Series.

THE X-CAST #385 – Fight the Future Minute 6: Black Oil!

with Carl Sweeney & Sarah Blair

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #384 – Fight the Future Minute 5: E.B.E. Hunt

with Carl Sweeney & Sarah Blair

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #383 – Fight the Future Minute 4: E.B.E. Attack

with Carl Sweeney & Sarah Blair

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #382 – Fight the Future Minute 3: Entering the Cave

with Carl Sweeney & Sarah Blair

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE X-CAST #381 – Fight the Future Minute 2: 35,000BC

with Carl Sweeney & Sarah Blair

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

PRIMITIVE CULTURE #87 – Brigadon’t

with Duncan Barrett

Discussing the DS9 episode Meridian in contrast with the Gene Kelly musical Brigadoon.

THE X-CAST #380 – Fight the Future Minute 1: In the Key of The X-Files

with Carl Sweeney & Sarah Blair

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

 

THE 250 #180 – Sorcerer

with Andrew Quinn & Darren Mooney

Talking about Sorcerer in a crossover with The New Wave.

THE X-CAST #379 – Fight the Future Minute 0: Intro/Trailers

with Carl Sweeney & Sarah Blair

Analysis of The X-Files: Fight the Future, minute by minute.

THE 250 #179 – The Wages of Fear

with Andrew Quinn & Darren Mooney

Talking about The Wages of Fear.

MAKE IT SO #29 – Star Trek: Discovery 1×10 – Despite Yourself

with Zach Moore

Discussing Season 1, Episode 10.

 

THE MOVIE PALACE #53 – Some Like It Hot

with Carl Sweeney

Discussing the classic 1959 Billy Wilder comedy. Warning: again contains singing.

MAKE IT SO #26 – Star Trek: Discovery 1×08 – Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum

with Brandi Jackola

Discussing Season 1, Episode 8.

THE TIME IS NOW #38 – The Mikado

with Darren Mooney

Analysis of Season 2, Episode 13.

PRIMITIVE CULTURE #85 – The End of History

with Duncan Barrett

Discussing the end of the Cold War in relation to Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country.

MAKE IT SO #24 – Star Trek: Discovery 1×06 – Lethe

with Larry Nemecek

Discussing Season 1, Episode 6.

 

DON’T SAY THE ‘C’ WORD #27 – One Foot in the Grave

with Mark Adams

Discussing the comedy series One Foot in the Grave and British 90’s sitcoms.

PRIMITIVE CULTURE #83 – From Nemesis to Hubris

with Duncan Barrett

Discussing the historical and culture aspects of Star Trek: Picard S1 – Pt 2.

MAKE IT SO #22 – Star Trek: Discovery 1×04 – The Butcher’s Knife Cares Not for the Lamb’s Cry

with Greg Cox

Discussing Season 1, Episode 4.

PRIMITIVE CULTURE #82 – Nothing But Blue Skies

with Duncan Barrett

Discussing the historical and culture aspects of Star Trek: Picard S1 – Pt 1.

PICK UP A PODCAST #16 – We Made This

with Kurt North

Discussing my podcast journey from 2014 and before then, and the We Made This network…

MAKE IT SO #19 – The Road to Star Trek Discovery S3: Trailer #1 Breakdown

with Kurt North

Discussing the first trailer for Star Trek: Discovery Season 3.

TIME FOR CAKES AND ALE – Homebrew: Episode 3

with Becks & Eeson

Discussing The X-Cast, podcasting & fandom.

MAKE IT SO #18 – Star Trek: Picard – Season 1 Roundup / Season 2 Theories

with Kurt North

Discussing the first season overall and looking ahead to S2.

 

THE X-CAST #378 – The End

with Darren Mooney

Analysis of Season 5, Episode 20.

PRIMITIVE CULTURE #79 – Previously on Star Trek

with Duncan Barrett

Discussing the legacy of The Original Series on subsequent Star Trek series.

MAKE IT SO #16 – Star Trek: Picard 1×09 – Et in Arcadia Ego (1)

with Zach Moore

Discussing Season 1, Episode 9.

MISSING FRAMES #78 – Jaws

with Shawn Eastridge

Discussing the Steven Spielberg classic, Jaws.

MAKE IT SO #15 – Star Trek: Picard 1×08 – Broken Pieces

with Lee Hutchison

Discussing Season 1, Episode 8.

MAKE IT SO #14 – Star Trek: Picard 1×07 – Nepenthe

with Craig McKenzie

Discussing Season 1, Episode 7.

MAKE IT SO #13 – Interview: Una McCormack on Star Trek: Picard – The Last Best Hope

with Una McCormack

Talking to Star Trek novelist Una McCormack about her novel The Last Best Hope.

 

THE X-CAST #367 – Kill Switch

with Andrew Brooker

Analysis of Season 5, Episode 11.

MAKE IT SO #11 – Star Trek: Picard 1×05 – Stardust City Rag

with Zach Moore

Discussing Season 1, Episode 5.

 

OBSERVING THE PATTERN #5 – The Arrival

with Luke Winch

Discussing Season 1, Episode 4.

MAKE IT SO #10 – The Road to Picard: The Last Best Hope

with Kurt North

Discussing the tie-in novel from Una McCormack.

MAKE IT SO #8 – Star Trek: Picard 1×03 – The End of the Beginning

with Duncan Barrett

Discussing Season 1, Episode 3.

STANDARD ORBIT #300 – The Final Frontier

with Zach Moore, Ken Tripp & various.

Playing Sean Connery as Sybok in an audio drama of Star Trek V: The Final Frontier.

 

OBSERVING THE PATTERN #2 – Pilot

with Andrew Brooker

Discussing Season 1, Episode 1.

MAKE IT SO #6 – The Road to Picard: Countdown Comic #3

with Kurt North

Discussing the third and final Picard Countdown comic story from IDW Publishing.

MAKE IT SO #5 – Star Trek: Picard 1×01 – Remembrance

with Kurt North

Discussing Season 1, Episode 1.

 

PICK A DISC #27 – Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Soundtrack with Tony Black

with Matt Latham

Discussing the album ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ featuring various artists.

MAKE IT SO #4 – The Road to Picard: Children of Mars

with Kurt North

Discussing the Short Treks prequel episode to Star Trek: Picard.

THE X-CAST #363 – Kitsunegari

with Darren Mooney

Analysis of Season 5, Episode 8.

Podcasts recorded/released as of October 3: 104