Dear Dayton, This is the 69th edition of Dear Dayton…and we all know what that means. Let’s talk about sax, baby, let’s talk about you and me… Wait, what?! Yes, we’re talking about jazz in Star Trek From Riker and his trombone to the sultry Minuet, and from Harry and his *ahem* clarinet to Vic Fontaine who never, ever leaves the DS9 holosuites. What is your favourite bit of Star Trek Jazz (or any music) goodness…and do we get to watch?
New books this month: The Original Series: The Weight of Worlds written by Greg Cox Mass Market Paperback, 320 pages Release date: March 26th 2013 Star Trek: The Original Series: The Weight of Worlds Back cover blurb: The Ephrata Institute is an intellectual think tank at the outer fringes of the final frontier. Dedicated to the arts and sciences, the Institute seems an unlikely target for an invasion, but it proves easy pickings when the Crusade comes from beyond, determined to impose its harsh, unbending Truth on all the worlds of the Federation. Armed with weaponized gravity, the alien Crusaders
G & T Show Book Reports: March 2013 New books this month: The Original Series: Devil’s Bargain written by Tony Daniel Mass Market Paperback, 320 pages Release date: February 26th 2013 Star Trek: The Original Series: Devil’s Bargain Back cover blurb: Captain James T. Kirk and the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise are sent to evacuate the Omega sector frontier colony Vesbius—a pioneer settlement that is on the brink of an extinction-level event threatening not only all of the colonists, but biological products that are vital to Starfleet. However, rescue efforts are being thwarted by the
G & T Show – Renegade Writers is now available for downloading. Check it out here. This week Nick, Terry, and Mike sat down with Star Trek: Renegade Writers, Ethan Calk and Jack Trevino to talk about their project, Deep Space Nine, their other Star Trek independent productions, writing, and so much more.
G & T Show Book Reports: February 2013 Welcome to Book Report, a new monthly feature here at the G & T Show. For those who don’t know me beyond being mentioned on the show under my online persona, DefCon. I think I should introduce myself first and talk a bit about my history with Trek novels:
G & T Show 44 – Trills: I’ve Got A Worm In My Belly is now available for downloading. Give it a listen here.
G & T Show 42 – Avengers, Laminated Lists, & Star Trek Doctors is now available for downloading. Check it out here. This week Nick, Teri, and Mike are back with a new episode. They’ve got a new Ask Dayton, Star Trek Las Vegas Update, Star Trek 12 Movie News, Teri’s Voyager Watch, an interesting discussion of Star Trek’s Doctors and so much more. Later Dayton joins us in the chat room and Dion joins them in the studio.
The G & T Show 41 – The Muppet Mirror Universe is now available for downloading. Give it a listen here. Nick, Teri, and Mike return this week with an all-new episode. Later, Oliver and Xander drop by the studio, and reknown Star Trek authors James Swallow and Dayton Ward join us in the chat room. They discuss a Star Trek Las Vegas Update, Star Trek 12 News, a new Ask Dayton #26 – Undead Reconing, the Muppets, the Mirror Universe and more.
G & T Show 40 – Foundry Missions & Fan Fic. What’s the Difference? is now available for downloading. Give it a listen here. This week Nick and Teri are back with an all new discussion about foundry missions and fan fiction and the difference between the two, if there is one. Mike (Soriedem), Paul (CaptPFDennis), and Oliver (CerberusFilms) joined them in the studio for the discussion. They also have a Star Trek Las Vegas Update, several items from our mailbag and forums, and a new Ask Dayton #25 – Do the Ooby Dooby and Other First Contact Day Celebrations.
G & T Show 39 – Star Trek Online’s Storytelling is now available for downloading. Check it out here. This week, Nick and Teri and are back with another jammed pack episode featuring a discussion of the new Star Trek Online Friday the 13th Event (Hearts and Minds), a STLV Update, an all-new Ask Dayton, and so much more. Soriedem (Mike) joins them once again and later, DionSol drops in to help close out the show. Let’s get to it.
The G & T Show 38 – Havraha, It’s a Trap! is now available for downloading. This week Nick and Teri have returned with an extra special Easter episode. Happy Easter everybody! They are joined by Mike (Soriedem), Havraha, and later CerberusFilms. They’ve got a STLV update, Star Trek 2 news, an all-new Ask Dayton, and Teri’s Voyager Watch. Check it out here.
G & T Show 36 – Podcaster’s Row at STLV is now available for downloading. Give it a listen here. This week, Nick and Teri are back with an all new show. Technical difficulties have prevented the chat room from joining in the discussion, until a backup chat room is found. However, it doesn’t stop them from delivering an All new Ask Dayton #21 – Rush & The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, a STLV Update, Star Trek 12 News, Teri’s Voyager Watch, and more.
G & T Show 35 – NX01 – Rise of the Tribble Squirrels is now available for downloading. Give it a listen here. This week, Teri is in California visiting her nephew Hayes and interviewing some developers from Cryptic Studios. Nick has invited Xander and Soriedem to join him on the show to discuss the latest STLV Update, an all-new Ask Dayton, and more. While Teri is a way, the boys will play.