Bad Astrologers

A bi-weekly podcast from Amelia Quint

About the show

Bad Astrologers is a biweekly podcast from Amelia Quint that will give you a useful, unexpected look at the cultural, spiritual, literary, mythological world of the heavens.

Episodes

  • Ep. 28: Future Tripping with Aliza Kelly

    November 20th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  58 mins 54 secs
    aliza kelly, aquarius, astrology, cosmopolitan, eighth house, haunted, horoscopes, mercury, mercury signs, prediction, saturn, stars like us, taurus, transits, uranus, venus, venus signs

    Let's dream of a better future! Aliza Kelly (Cosmopolitan, Stars Like Us) muses on prediction, transits, and what's possible in 2021.

  • Ep. 27: Halloween Special | Dead Witch Seance and Witch or Not

    October 30th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 1 min
    aaliyah, aleister crowley, ariana grande, beyonce, carice van houten, dead witch seance, dion fortune, henry cavill, jack parsons, john dee, kris jenner, leah hirsig, marjorie cameron, nicole kidman, rihanna, seance, spirituality, whoopi goldberg, witchcraft

    Let's celebrate the full moon on Halloween! We go full goth with a dead witch seance using the birth charts of famous occultists, then play a new game show, Witch or Not.

  • Ep. 26: Lunar Self-Care with Diana Rose Harper

    October 9th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 11 mins
    astrology, diana rose harper, energetic boundaries, lunar magic, lunar self-care, progressed moon, remediation, self-care, spirituality, witchcraft

    Feeling fatigued? Diana Rose Harper shares kind advice on lunar self-care, energetic boundaries, and finding comfort in troubled astrological times.

  • Ep. 25: Embody Your Magick with Gabriela Herstik

    September 23rd, 2020  |  Season 2  |  56 mins 24 secs
    aquarius, astrology, embody your magick, gabriela herstik, hermeticism, journaling, kabbalah, lbrp, magick, oracle cards, ritual, spirituality, tarot, witchcraft

    Author and witch Gabriela Herstik goes deep on her spiritual practice, magical partnership, the goddess, and her new guided journal, Embody Your Magick.

  • Ep. 24: Your Astrological First Aid Kit

    September 9th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  38 mins 49 secs
    astrology, benefic, horoscopes, jupiter, lunar magic, malefic, mars, mars retrograde, moon signs, planetary hours, planetary remediation, saturn, spirituality, sun, transits, venus, witchcraft

    Need a pep talk? Amelia shares her best advice on surviving hard transits using tough love, planetary remediation, lunar magic, and self-care.

  • Ep. 23: How to Learn Astrology

    August 21st, 2020  |  Season 2  |  47 mins 2 secs
    astrology, astrology mentoring, horoscopes, learn astrology, mythology, spirituality, zodiac signs

    Ready to read the stars for yourself? Amelia gives guidance on how to get started or deepen your existing practice, whether you're a total beginner to experienced sage.

  • Ep. 22: Behind the Veil with Alkistis Dimech of Scarlet Imprint

    August 5th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  54 mins 21 secs
    alkistis dimech, astrology, babalon, eris, eschatology, feminism, lunar cycles, scarlet imprint, spirituality, the brazen vessel, thelema, witchcraft

    Alkistis Dimech (Scarlet Imprint) lifts the veil on her art, magic, and natal chart in conversation with Amelia, diving deep into ecstatic dance, planning by the moon, and finding beauty in a post-apocalyptic world.

  • Ep. 21: Mars Retrograde Management

    July 22nd, 2020  |  Season 2  |  53 mins 25 secs
    aries, athena, feminism, kali, magic, mars, mars retrograde, mars retrograde in aries, mythology, protection magic, protection spells, sekhmet, spirituality, witchcraft

    What to expect from Mars retrograde this fall? Amelia breaks down how to survive this challenging transit, from tried-and-true strategies to manage its effects to alternative myths to understand its deeper spiritual meaning.

  • Ep. 20: Traditional Meets Modern with Kirah of The Strology

    July 8th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 10 mins
    astrology, hellenistic astrology, horoscopes, saturn signs, spirituality, venus signs

    Kirah Tabourn (The Strology) delves into incorporating Hellenistic astrology with modern readings, Saturn signs, how to connect with Venus, and falling in love with the night sky.

  • Ep. 19: Tarot Meets Astrology with Meg Jones Wall

    June 24th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  53 mins 30 secs
    astrology, autostraddle, bisexual, horoscopes, scorpio, spirituality, tarot

    Meg Jones Wall (3 AM Tarot) talks writing tarotscopes for Autostraddle, finding spirituality outside of organized religion, and digging for deeper meaning in the stars and tarot cards.

  • Ep. 18: The Great Eclipse Debate

    June 10th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  50 mins 5 secs
    astrology, eclipse, lunar eclipse, new age, solar eclipse, vettius valens, witchcraft

    Are eclipses malefic or magic? In this episode, Amelia searches for a historically satisfying solution to this confounding astrological quandary and age-old Twitter debate.

  • Ep. 17: Pisces Dreams Come True with Suzy Exposito

    May 15th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 29 mins
    astrocartography, astrology, bad bunny, horoscopes, lilith, pisces, pisces ascendant, pisces rising, rolling stone, virgo moon, virgo sun

    Suzy Exposito (Rolling Stone) opens up about being a Pisces rising, writing her first cover story, and dreaming no matter what.

  • Ep. 16: Phillip Picardi Gets a Reading

    May 6th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  52 mins 18 secs
    aries, astrology, catholicism, conde nast, fire signs, horoscopes, leo rising, media, out magazine, phillip picardi, queer, sagittarius moon, spirituality, teen vogue

    Phillip Picardi (Out Magazine, Them) opens up about being a triple fire sign, his Saturn return, and navigating the complexities of religion in the modern world.

  • Ep. 15: Gabriela Herstik

    April 22nd, 2020  |  Season 2  |  40 mins 55 secs

    World-famous witch and writer Gabriela Herstik opens up about how to heal your relationship with religion, why we should all be a little more Aquarius, and her new book, Bewitching the Elements.

  • Ep. 14: Netflix and Chill

    April 8th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  58 mins 44 secs
    astrology, chilling adventures of sabrina, horoscopes, joe exotic, miss americana, netflix, religion, spirituality, taylor swift, the witcher, tiger king, witchcraft, witches

    Let's read the charts behind the best and worst quarantine viewing, from Tiger King to Chilling Adventures of Sabrina!

  • Ep. 13: The One About Coronavirus

    March 25th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  58 mins 18 secs
    aquarius, astrology, capricorn, coronavirus, horoscopes, pandemic, pluto, saturn, uranus

    What can the stars tell us about the global coronavirus pandemic? Amelia explains the situation from an astrological perspective, including how to use your chart to find your way in hard times.