Mars Retrograde Redux: How Are You Doing?

Posted by Amanda Painter


While Eric is on his Mars-station-direct retreat, I invite you to listen again to the Planet Waves FM program from April 12 [play episode here], which aired less than a week before Mars stationed retrograde in Sagittarius. Mars will finally station direct in Scorpio tomorrow, June 29, at 7:38 pm EDT (23:38 UTC). Astrology rarely asks itself if it got things ‘right’. So, how did we do?

Map of the World (and Masturbation Month)

Posted by Eric Francis

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In tonight’s edition of Planet Waves FM, I recap Monday’s Mercury transit of the Sun and fill in a few additional approaches to that astrology as a transformational tool. I then fill in the details on what else is moving in the sky right now.

Mercury Rx in Taurus, the Astrology of Prince, and Chernobyl

Posted by Eric Francis


In tonight’s edition of Planet Waves FM, I look at the upcoming Mercury station retrograde in Taurus and consider Mercury retrograde as a phenomenon of the mind. I then study the astrology of Prince Rogers Nelson, and conclude by marking the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster.

Aries New Moon + Uranus-Eris Conjunction, and… How To Be An Astrology Student and Not Hate Yourself

Posted by Eric Francis


In tonight’s edition of Planet Waves FM, I discuss an issue that has confronted me for some time, and which caused me to go full fire-breathing dragon: how astrology is used against people.

Equinox Eclipse, Mars in Tantra and a Proposal

Posted by Eric Francis


In tonight’s edition of Planet Waves FM, I start with the astrology leading up to the eclipse of the Moon next week, which is an eclipse in Libra. Before then, the Sun enters Aries; that is followed by this lunar eclipse and then a Sun-Mercury conjunction — an exciting way to start the season.

Planet Waves FM :: Total Eclipse in Pisces is Tuesday, Indian Point is Leaking, and the Laniakea Galactic Supercluster

Posted by Eric Francis


Tonight we have a gorgeous Planet Waves FM for you, really, three programs in one. I consider the astrology of next week’s eclipse, cover several important news stories — including the leak at Indian Point — and feature an interview with astrophysicist Prof. Brent Tully on the Laniakea Supercluster.

Pisces and the Astrology of Awakening

Posted by Eric Francis


In tonight’s edition of Planet Waves FM I consider Pisces and the astrology of the moment. I then discuss the current obsession with classical astrology, and enjoy an exciting astrological and spiritual repartee with Eric Meyers.

Conservative Guru Makes His Exit; End of the Anti-Sixties

Posted by Eric Francis


Most of tonight’s show focuses on Antonin Scalia’s life and legacy. I discuss how the arch-conservative and “constitutional originalist” associate justice impacted life in the U.S.

Aquarius New Moon: Believe in Humanity

Posted by Eric Francis


In tonight’s edition I’m looking at the Aquarius New Moon. I read the chart of prolific and gifted singer-songwriter (and childhood friend of my mom) Carole King. Music by Arc Iris.