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.


  • 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.

  • Ep. 12: Mars, Mystics, and Marjorie Cameron with Vanessa Irena

    March 11th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  56 mins 33 secs
    astrology, horoscopes, marjorie cameron, mars, mysticism, sagittarius, scorpio, vanessa irena, witchcraft

    Musician and magician Vanessa Irena stops by the show to talk about embodied astrology, the planet Mars, and her own natal chart.

  • Special Episode: March Horoscopes!

    March 1st, 2020  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 12 mins
    aquarius, aries, astrology, cancer, capricorn, full moon, gemini, horoscopes, leo, libra, mercury retrograde, new moon, pisces, sagittarius, saturn, scorpio, taurus, virgo

    What's in the stars for your sign in March? In this special episode, Amelia gives a behind-the-scenes look at the monthly forecast and horoscopes available to Bad Astro patrons.
    Support us on Patreon for monthly forecasts, natal chart Q&A's, and more!
    Instagram & Twitter: @badastrologers
    Artwork: Jen May

  • Ep. 11: Claire Comstock-Gay (aka Madame Clairevoyant)!

    February 21st, 2020  |  Season 2  |  41 mins 29 secs
    astrology, cancer rising, claire comstock-gay, guide to the stars, horoscopes, madame clairevoyant, natal chart, sagittarius, the cut

    Claire Comstock-Gay, aka The Cut's Madame Clairevoyant, opens up about her new book (Guide to the Stars), her journey from astrology skeptic to pro, and what she loves about her natal chart.
    Support us on Patreon for monthly forecasts, natal chart Q&A's, and more!
    Instagram & Twitter: @badastrologers
    Artwork: Jen May

  • Ep. 10: Astrolushes x Bad Astrologers!

    February 7th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 22 mins
    andi talarico, astrology, astrolushes, bacchus, dionysus, horoscopes, lisa marie basile, wine

    It's all love in this crossover episode with Lisa Marie Basile and Andi Talarico, the hosts of Astrolushes. This wide-ranging, wildly funny conversation covers everything from being a Cancer Scorpio duo to which star signs they can't resist, with a few forays into asteroids in between.
    Support us on Patreon for bonus episodes, birth chart Q&A's, and more!
    Instagram & Twitter: @badastrologers
    Artwork: Jen May

  • Ep. 9: Vesta Rules

    January 22nd, 2020  |  Season 2  |  48 mins 39 secs
    asteroids, astrology, goddesses, horoscopes, saturn, vesta, virgo

    How does Vesta work in astrology? Amelia and Jessa dig into her many roles, including her status as daughter of Saturn, ruler of Virgo, and goddess with a phallus.
    Support us on Patreon for bonus episodes, birth chart Q&A's, and more!
    Instagram & Twitter: @badastrologers
    Artwork: Jen May