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Ep 89 - The Chaos Magician's Approach To Psychedelic Ceremonies With Julian Vayne | How To Bring Pleasure Back To Psychedelics

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There is a relationship between the pleasurable or the ecstatic within the psychedelic state and it’s ability to transform us.
— Julian Vayne

Julian Vayne is an occultist and the author of numerous books, essays, journals and articles in both the academic and esoteric press. While his name is closely associated with chaos magic Julian is also an initiated Wiccan, member of the Kaula Nath lineage and Master Mason. Over the past 30 plus years he has participated in group ceremony with a variety of druids, shamans and others as well as sharing his own practice through public workshops, retreats and networks of practitioners including The Illuminates of Thanateros. 

Show Notes

  • Connections made through psychedelic experiences
  • The healer role
  • The teacher role
  • Intentions behind Getting Higher
  • How to bring fun back into the psychedelic experience
  • Are we losing the sense of fun in today's age?
  • Guilt from pleasures of drugs
  • The most fun Julian had on psychedelics
  • Julian's music of choice
  • Psychedelic connection with music
  • Is MDMA psychedelic?
  • Peyote
  • Is western culture disrespecting native culture and their medicine?
  • Generalizations of culture
  • Racism paranoia 
  • Cultural appropriation 
  • What Julian wants you to learn most from Getting Higher
  • Do you need to find native Amazonian shamans for ayahuasca?
  • Is it dangerous to administer ayahuasca yourself?

Continued in our PLUS+ Extension:

  • Occult magic
  • Are psychedelics interrelated with magic?
  • Science backed magic
  • Power of placebo and the human imagination
  • Magic divination 
  • Being "punk" with psychedelic
  • Techgnosis
  • The dark secrets of chaos magic 
  • Negative feedback from psychedelic traditionalists
A MASSIVE THANK YOU to our $55 patron Mark Question (@psychonautdivision) from Austin, TX. You're our very first "Heroic Dose" patron and your support means tons to Psychedelic Milk. You are an epic human being!

A MASSIVE THANK YOU to our $55 patron Mark Question (@psychonautdivision) from Austin, TX. You're our very first "Heroic Dose" patron and your support means tons to Psychedelic Milk. You are an epic human being!

Want to support the psychedelic movement? Want to continue the ongoing discussion of psychedelics? Support us on Patreon! We need all the support to keep the podcast strong and releasing amazing content. A small fee of $5 can fund the podcast for 1 year. We are extremely proud to be corporate sponsor free to keep the claws of capitalistic influence out of our psychedelic message. Please go to Patreon.com/PsychedelicMilk to check it out. We need your help!

Ep 85 - Creating Your Illusion Of Artistic Reality With Raz Mesinai | Capitalism & Art

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Some subjects are simply impossible to change externally, but can only be changed within ourselves.
— Raz Mesinai

Raz Mesinai (born 1973) is a dub and experimental producer, musician and composer born in Jerusalem and raised and based out of New York City. Raz began experimenting with cassettes and sampling at the age of 10, and at 14, was discovered by legendary musician Juma Sultan, a multi instrumentalist who collaborated with Jimi Hendrix and worked closely with the early Fairlight CMI Sampler.

Show Notes

  • The power of artists, or lack there of
  • Self destructive tendencies of artists
  • Negative connotation with money
  • Ghost Army
  • Raz's grandfather Manuel Bromberg
  • Defunding the arts
  • Does capitalism mix well with art?
  • Loving Vincent
  • Participating in the system
  • Left & right brain
  • Capitalism is trippy
  • Taking your reality too seriously 
  • The power of illusions and its effects on us
  • Frequencies
  • Where does Raz draw inspiration?
  • Raz's comic and Soundboy
  • Raz's song being in Black Hawk Down
  • The gullibility of musicians
  • The demonization of our own ego
  • Creating change within ourselves
  • Conservatism is the new counterculture
  • NOISE The Political Economy of Music
  • The power of illusions in a Deadmau5 show
  • Diversity in classical music (or lack there of)
  • Time stretching reality
  • Treating your life as an expression of art

Continued in our PLUS+ Extension:

  • Gaining validity from knowing thyself instead of a psychedelic experience
  • Falling for the trap of exposure and fame
  • Creating emotions from manipulations
  • Government manipulation via Hollywood media
  • Giving your personal power away as a spiritual currency
  • Edward Bernays
  • Social engineering
  • Illusions by political slantings
  • Conquer with the illusion of division
  • The importance of rites of passage
  • Jordan Peterson 
  • How to break from the illusions 
  • Knowing illusions are illusions
  • Sound compression and Post-modernism 
A MASSIVE THANK YOU to our $55 patron Mark Question (@psychonautdivision) from Austin, TX. You're our very first "Heroic Dose" patron and your support means tons to Psychedelic Milk. You are an epic human being!

A MASSIVE THANK YOU to our $55 patron Mark Question (@psychonautdivision) from Austin, TX. You're our very first "Heroic Dose" patron and your support means tons to Psychedelic Milk. You are an epic human being!

Want to support the psychedelic movement? Want to continue the ongoing discussion of psychedelics? Support us on Patreon! We need all the support to keep the podcast strong and releasing amazing content. A small fee of $5 can fund the podcast for 1 year. We are extremely proud to be corporate sponsor free to keep the claws of capitalistic influence out of our psychedelic message. Please go to Patreon.com/PsychedelicMilk to check it out. We need your help!

Ep 8 - Dream & Bass with Zhea Erose!

Psilocybin let me relearn the world through a child’s eye, it made me realize that I am in control of myself and my actions.
— Zhea Erose

Zhea Erose is a 24 year old gender variant music composer, producer, instrumentalist, and instructor from Indiana, United States. Her musical styles include electronic, dream & bass, and evolving experimental. Zhea joins Psychedelic Milk and talks about the art of production, her use of psychedelics, her views of the universe, and her journey as a transgender individual. 

  • Electronic music composer, producer
  • Multi-instrumentalist, instructor
  • Animations designer
  • Psychedelics user
  • Transgender 

Show Notes

  • Dream & Bass genre
  • Raves 
  • Amon Tobin
  • Composition, harmonics
  • Cerebral vs intuition 
  • Inspirations
  • A blank canvas as a practice
  • Psilocybin 
  • BT's "Binary Universe"
  • Music as a fractal
  • Music as a psychedelic 
  • Arnold Schoenberg
  • DMT
  • Living in Indiana
  • Zhea's views on the universe
  • Evolution
  • Simulation theory
  • Physical objects when taking psychedelics
  • Modular vs linear approach
  • Music festivals as an experience
  • Transgender
  • Express yourself truly

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Zhea Erose Official Site
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