Back in 1976 Gene Roddenberry released an album called "Inside Star Trek" which included conversations with many Trek luminaries and others, it didn’t sell that well, but was released on CD in 1999. And today the folks at Roddenberry.com have put one of the more interesting tracks, a conversation with William Shatner, online in a ‘hidden section’ of their website. Find out how to listen to it below
You access the interview by visiting www.GenesJournalComic.com and typing in a well-known old school cheat code called the "Konami Code."
UP, UP, DOWN, DOWN, LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT, B, A, ENTER
Once you do that, the screen will go dark and you see a retro radio appear and controls to play, pause, and close the audio.
Gene and Bill talk about if there is any Shatner in Kirk or Kirk in Shatner, tensions between Shatner and Nimoy, why Roddenberry left in the 3rd season, what Trek should be like if it ever came back to TV (remember this was 1976), and more.
Inside Star Trek
Copies of the LP for "Inside Star Trek" may be hard to find, but you can buy the album as part of the 20th Anniversary Star Trek The Motion Soundtrack box set, where it is combined with the soundtrack for TMP. That set is available at Amazon in CD and Audio Download.