This mind meld is a love letter to everyone making the art, reading the books, having the conversations, or diving into experience. It’s also blazing-hot laser of vitriol directed toward the demagoguery, fear-mongering and fast-food philosophy permeating our news cycle.
Articles by Michael Phillip
Discussions about the future are almost always framed in terms of a tug of war for tomorrow between the forces of utopia and dystopia. Prognosticators love to promise us either the apocalypse or immortality, but when have things ever never been that cut and dry?
Erik Davis holds a PhD in Religious Studies, hosts the Expanding Mind podcast and is the author of the fantastic book Techgnosis.
Mitch Schultz is a filmmaker (DMT the Spirit Molecule, Huachuma) and culture creator. He leverages his artistic talents to open minds, educate and encourage existential exploration via vessels like his multimedia platform, MYTHAPHI, his films and his numerous podcast and speaking appearances.
Dr. Strassman’s newest work, DMT and the Soul of Prophecy explores the similarities between the visions of the biblical prophets and the DMT state described by his research volunteers.
Ralph Abraham is a Mathematician who has held positions at UC Santa Cruz, Princeton and Columbia. He served as an advisor in the development of chaos theory and has explored topics like attractors and consciousness in his work.
His show, The Psychedelic Salon, offers a comprehensive collection of verbal serenades from disruptive visionaries like Timothy Leary, Terence McKenna, Alex Grey, Sasha Shulgin and many others.
Alexandre has everything you want, the academic credentials, the musical background (he could easily show up somewhere with Zeppelin and you’d be like, oh yeah this guy’s with the band, no doubt).
This week’s trialogue between Michael Garfield Shane Mauss and myself was a blast and it definitely got my wonder gland frothing, I also think there were more smiles per minute in this cast than any other episode of this show I’ve done.
If we spent as much time nurturing our passions as we do our fear, the world would be a much shiner place.
Dennis McKenna and Bruce Damer on Terence McKenna, Psychedelic Education, Inner Journeys, Initiations and More
There are a few unicorns running around who’ve figured out a way to re-appropriate the dusty old construct of academia to their own terms.
Welcome to the Matrix! Physicist Tom Campbell on Simulation Theory, Quantum Weirdness and Consciousness (PART 1)
The idea that we’re living in some sort of simulated universe makes a lot of people supremely uncomfortable. Unfortunately for them, the logic behind the simulation argument is pretty sound
This conversation goes all over the place (in the best possible way). But, if I had to boil it down, I’d say it’s all about evading the awe-sucking tentacles of society’s deeply-entrenched dogma dealers and power structures.
THIRD EYE DROPS with Daniele Bolelli | Professor, Savage, Author, Philosopher, Enlightened Boob Poet
Seeking a show about angry goats, psychedelic gnosis and Theodore Roosevelt? Then congratulations my friend, you’ve finally found your grail!
THIRD EYE DROPS | A New Nest for Coversational Novelty Nuggets Featuring Visual Wonderworker, Android Jones
Welcome to Third Eye Drops, a new vessel for verbal selfies within the binary fractal self-replicating algorithm at the root of reality.
Author, Podcaster, Professor and Martial Artist, Daniele Bolelli on History, Heartbreak, Hot Yoga (Pants) and Possible Miracles
Via Midwest Real ITUNES STITCHER DOWNLOAD If you’ve been listening to this thing for awhile (or just happen to have excellent taste in humans), author, martial artist and professor, Daniele Bolelli needs no introduction….
Writer and Musician Michael Garfield Discusses Consciousness, Psychedelics, Technology and More on Midwest Real
Via Midwest Real ITUNES STITCHER DOWNLOAD Michael Garfield can only be described as a polymath. At times, exchanging words with him feels kind of like speaking to a library with a mouth. I’m…
Via The Midwest Real Podcast Unus mundus, Latin for “one world,” is the concept of an underlying unified reality from which everything emerges and to which everything returns. Dip your toe into the well…
Via Midwest Real Kevin Kunze is the filmmaker behind Mobilize, an investigative documentary exploring the negative long-term health effects of cell phone radiation. The film examines recent scientific research, follows national legislative efforts,…
Via Midwest Real Dr. Bruce Damer is a multi-disciplinary scientist and a (proud) woo-drenched renaissance man. He researches evolutionary biology, especially focusing on the murky questions surrounding the origin of life. Damer…
You Are Heroic, Unending, Mercurial Potential! Featuring Musical Mystic, Chris de Cinque of Closure in Moscow
Chris de Cinque is a well read man with a cheeky, verbose spirit. He also sings for the proggy, satire-soaked, mercurial quintet, Closure in Moscow. Their critically-acclaimed opus, Pink Lemonade (without a…
Via Midwest Real Marty Leeds is the author of several books and a researcher on the subjects of myth, math, spirituality, philosophy and lost civilizations. He has an ongoing lecture series available on Youtube…
Evade the Tentacles of the Illuminati and Manifest Your Victory with The Higherside Chat’s Greg Carlwood|midwest real
Via Midwest Real On his popular show, The Higherside Chats, Greg Carlwood has sat down for podcasts with dozens of researchers, authors, and experts on a whole host of conspiracy, paranormal, and fringe-soaked topics….
Mastering the Mind and Body Through Meditation, Jiu-Jitsu and Ayahuasca with Nicolas Gregoriades| the midwest real podcast
Via Midwest Real “Life is not a problem to be solved, it is a mystery to be lived” – Osho ITUNES STITCHER DOWNLOAD What a mind-blasting reminder that is, “life is not a…
Via Midwest Real Dr. Carl Hart is an Associate Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry at Columbia University and the author of High Price. ITUNES STITCHER DOWNLOAD Before we were engulfed in a tsunami of boundless digital…