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Star Trek: Discovery - Season 1, Chapters 1 & 2 is a vinyl release of the score from Star Trek: Discovery.

Produced by Lakeshore Records, and released in August 2018, the double-LP presentation features selections from the Season 1, Chapter 1 and Season 1, Chapter 2 albums.


Star Trek Discovery (Original Series Soundtrack) - 'Intergalactic Starburst' Vinyl
  • Limited Edition Vinyl Pressing
  • Pressed on 140 gram Intergalactic Starburst Vinyl
  • Printed Inner Sleeves
  • Complies Selections From Chapter 1 & 2
Ten years before Kirk, Spock, and the Enterprise, the USS Discovery discovers new worlds and lifeforms as one Starfleet officer learns to understand all things alien.
Original Score by Emmy Winning Composer Jeff Russo (Fargo, Legion, The Night Of, Manhattan).

Excerpts of copyrighted sources are included for review purposes only, without any intention of infringement.

Track listing

# Title Runtime Episode
Side A
1 Main Title (Aired Version) 1:34
2 We Come In Peace 1:22 "The Vulcan Hello"
3 I'll Go 8:00 "The Vulcan Hello"
4 The Day Is Saved 3:11 "The Butcher's Knife Cares Not for the Lamb's Cry"
5 Torchbearer 1:57 "The Vulcan Hello"
6 Stranded 4:12 "The Vulcan Hello"
Side B
7 I Can't Dance 1:53 "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad"
8 Captain Mudd 2:47 "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad"
9 Stella 2:06 "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad"
10 Watch The Stars Fall 2:00 "Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum"
11 Weakened Shields 4:21 "Battle at the Binary Stars"
12 What's Happening? 1:00 "Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum"
13 The Charge of Mutiny 2:09 "Battle at the Binary Stars"
14 Main Title (Extended) 2:11
Side C
1 Burnham Take Over 1:31 "Despite Yourself"
2 I Can't Rest Here 1:23 "The Wolf Inside"
3 Tell Me The Truth 6:30 "The Wolf Inside"
4 The Rebels Haven't Completed Their Evacuation 1:50 "The Wolf Inside"
5 Kasseelian Opera 2:31 "Vaulting Ambition"
6 The Lorca I Knew 2:38 "Vaulting Ambition"
7 212 Days Of Torture 1:27 "What's Past Is Prologue"
Side D
8 Safe To Drop Out Of Warp 4:27 "What's Past Is Prologue"
9 Lorca Is Finished 2:26 "What's Past Is Prologue"
10 I'm No Good 2:36 "Will You Take My Hand?"
11 War Is Over 4:48 "Will You Take My Hand?"
12 I've Never Been To Vulcan 0:56 "Will You Take My Hand?"
13 Incoming Transmission 1:12 "Will You Take My Hand?"
14 Theme From Star Trek (Discovery Episode 115 End Credits Version) 1:03 "Will You Take My Hand?"
Total running time: 74:01

Omitted cues

Despite the title of this soundtrack collection, it does not include all the music from the albums Star Trek: Discovery - Season 1, Chapter 1 and Star Trek: Discovery - Season 1, Chapter 2. In total, fifteen tracks are omitted from this vinyl release, including seven from Chapter 1 and eight from Chapter 2. The omitted cues are:

Title Runtime Episode
From Star Trek: Discovery - Season 1, Chapter 1
First Officer's Log 1:09 "The Vulcan Hello"
PTSD 2:36 "Into the Forest I Go"
Persistence 1:04 "Lethe"
What Did You Mean by That? 1:05 "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad"
Facing Off 4:50 "The Vulcan Hello"
Undetermined 1:51 "Into the Forest I Go"
Personal Log 1:38 "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad"
Total excluded runtime from chapter: 14:13
From Star Trek: Discovery - Season 1, Chapter 2
Dishonor Yourselves 2:20 "The Wolf Inside"
I'll Take It from Here 2:09 "Vaulting Ambition"
Biotoxins 1:58 "What's Past Is Prologue"
Come in Discovery 2:30 "What's Past Is Prologue"
Coming Home 1:21 "What's Past Is Prologue"
Initiating 3:02 "The War Without, The War Within"
Qo'nos Bar Source 2:54 "Will You Take My Hand?"
Not a Lot of Humans Here 1:57 "Will You Take My Hand?"
Total excluded runtime from chapter: 18:11
Total excluded runtime from both chapters: 32:24

Background information

External link

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Star Trek: Discovery - Season 1, Chapter 2 Star Trek: Discovery
Star Trek: Discovery - Season 2