Speaker: Erik L. Arneson

EP 16 – Aaron David from Charm the Water

In this episode, Erik interviews Aaron David from Charm the Water. Join us for a lesson in beer tasting and a discussion about magical journals, the occult, and other crazy stuff. The Beer Ommegang Three Philosophers Wildcraft Oak-Aged Kiwi Cider New Belgium Voodoo Ranger IPA We encourage you to visit Growler’s Taproom in Portland, Oregon!… Read more »

Episode 15 – Soror Tzadkiel and the Rota Tarot

Soror Tzadkiel and the Rota Tarot

Join us as we interview Soror Tzadkiel, the creatrix of the Rota Tarot! Our conversation ranges from occult symbolism in cartoons to the history, philosophy and use of Tarot. Soror Tzadkiel has immense Tarot knowledge and she’s eager to share it! If you want to follow along with our discussion, you should get out your… Read more »

Episode 14 – PuckerFest with Matt and Erik

Matt and Erik at Puckerfest

In this episode, Matt and Erik go to Puckerfest at Belmont Station. Puckerfest is an annual celebration of wild and sour ales. In this episode, we also reveal that the Esoteric Book Conference isn’t happening in 2017. Sad face! The Beers This is just a list of all the beers, not necessarily who’s in charge… Read more »

Episode E06 – Solar Eclipse and Twin Peaks Finale

In this Erik solo episode, we hear about the Twin Peaks finale. Don’t listen to this episode unless you want spoilers! Erik also discusses his current magical practices, Rufus Opus, Frater Ashan Chassan, grimoire work, and his magical smart altar. Dive into the weird world of the weird stuff! You’ll also get to hear about… Read more »

Episode 13 – Larry Roberts of Miskatonic Books

Joey and Erik are joined by guest host Nate Neff as we interview Larry Roberts of Miskatonic Books and Azoth Press. We talk to Larry about alchemy, Freemasonry (this is not a Masonic podcast), and his publishing empire. This interview goes long but it is filled with fascinating details and lots of great information about… Read more »

Episode 12 – The Summer Solstice Episode

This episode has an all-star cast! Matt, Erik, and Joey are joined by Nate Neff and Amy Anthony. We celebrate the Summer Solstice by drinking beers and talking about how things have changed since we started the podcast. Perhaps the most interesting conversation in this episode is when we share stories of growing up in… Read more »

Episode 11 – Reverse Interview with Aaron Epperson

In this episode, Aaron Epperson interviews Matt and Erik. Oh, and we are joined by Nate Neff! It is a magical experience filled with interesting questions. By the way, since Joey missed this episode, he owes Aaron a 6-pack of beer. PBR, of course. Also, please note that this is not a Masonic podcast.

Episode E05 – Erik Reviews the Rota Tarot (plus a Furry Hat)

In this really short solo episode, Erik reviews The Rota Tarot by Soror Tzadkiel. Also, he finally got a furry hat for his digital recorder! Location and Recording This was recorded in Reed Canyon on the banks of Crystal Springs Creek. Erik has reviewed the audio and determined that the furry hat worked great. The… Read more »

Episode 10 – Interview with Keith Readdy

IV The Emperor

In this episode, Joey and Erik interview Keith Readdy. Keith is a graduate of the Western Esotericism program at the University of Amsterdam as well as a member of the Ordo Templi Orientis and the secret magical order known as the A∴A∴. In this episode, we find out what that’s all about! Location We recorded… Read more »

Episode 09 – Erik and Matt on Divination and Scrying

Matt and Erik discuss divination and scrying while drinking delicious beers at Hopworks Urban Brewery. This episode is on the shorter side but there’s a lot of great stuff in it.