34 episodes

Your slumber party with the cosmos, Star Party is an astrology and tarot podcast that serves up both soulful evolution and bedazzled celebration. Led by professional mystics Bess Matassa and Sandy Sitron, each episode is a cosmic snack pack of astro and tarot treats that gifts you tangible tools for navigating life through your birth chart and tarot deck. Leave the paralyzing astro transit math and 50-card tarot spreads behind and party with the stars instead!

ABOUT BESS AND SANDY
On a chilly night during Libra Season 2015, these two star-kissed sirens collided at a “cosmic cocktail party” in Brooklyn, New York. After discovering that they’d shared a past life together in an Irish boarding school, a friendship for this incarnation was born. Former resident astrologers for The Numinous and co-hosts of the Astrocast, this Libra stellium (Sandy) and Aries stellium (Bess) enjoy epic dinner parties, getting lost in Neptunian dreamscapes, and exploring each other’s polarity points.

Star Party Bess Matassa and Sandy Sitron

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.9 • 17 Ratings

Your slumber party with the cosmos, Star Party is an astrology and tarot podcast that serves up both soulful evolution and bedazzled celebration. Led by professional mystics Bess Matassa and Sandy Sitron, each episode is a cosmic snack pack of astro and tarot treats that gifts you tangible tools for navigating life through your birth chart and tarot deck. Leave the paralyzing astro transit math and 50-card tarot spreads behind and party with the stars instead!

ABOUT BESS AND SANDY
On a chilly night during Libra Season 2015, these two star-kissed sirens collided at a “cosmic cocktail party” in Brooklyn, New York. After discovering that they’d shared a past life together in an Irish boarding school, a friendship for this incarnation was born. Former resident astrologers for The Numinous and co-hosts of the Astrocast, this Libra stellium (Sandy) and Aries stellium (Bess) enjoy epic dinner parties, getting lost in Neptunian dreamscapes, and exploring each other’s polarity points.

    CHANNELING: Midwitching More Magic

    CHANNELING: Midwitching More Magic

    Episode 034: With antennae waving in the air like we absolutely care, how can each of us open towards the wild creations that are already longing to alight on our fingertips and course through our conduits? In this episode, Bess and Sandy lift their witchy weathervanes towards the sky and see what’s ready to come through—using astro and tarot to become more available to the mini messages and maxi monuments that want to whisper their way into our lives. The convo covers how to wait and attend communiqués from the cosmos; escorting and getting escorted by energy; and new ways to approach our arts n’ crafts. Open your hot-pocket portals to all the possibilities!



    Inside Your Cosmic Snack Pack:



    Mercury Sign Glyphs: Adopting a viewmaster perspective towards your Mercury sign symbol, peering through its physical shape to envision new ways of looking, listening, and mediuming.



    Aspects + Planetary Intention-Setting: Attending to the “missing” legs of aspect patterns, and opening up to the planetary archetypes as ushers who want to walk alongside of you.



    The Knights: Moving and grooving with these mutable cuties—using their vibrations to both accompany the energetic currents of our lives and become more available to getting led by life.



    Planetary Partners Hypnosis: Take yourself on a psychic spin with your deity of the moment, and build confidence in your power to reach out and commune with the cosmos.



    Star Party Podcast Website: https://starpartypodcast.com
    Bess Matassa: http://bessmatassa.com
    Sandy Sitron: https://www.sandysitron.com
    Sound Editor, David Freund: https://www.skywolfmusic.com/

    • 1 hr 2 min
    WORTH: The Buffeted Bounty

    WORTH: The Buffeted Bounty

    Episode 033: With vital vittles blooming all around the garden, how can we build trust in our birthright to buffet them? In this episode, Bess and Sandy sink in and settle down—using astro and tarot to fill up on feeling good and lay claim to the comforts of living well. The convo covers being versus doing—and all the shades of sensations in-between; breaking ranks with the productivity push; choosing beauty as an act of boldness; opening our lips to life’s moreness; and resting soft and steady in our inherent value. Triple-dip yourself in deservedness and plus-size whatever your pleasure!



    Inside Your Cosmic Snack Pack:



    Trines: Leaning back into these signs of the same element to fill out your luscious life-force and robustify your right to relish it.



    Venus: Flowering open to the senses of this very moment, and letting your claims to beauty become a radical act of amplitude.



    The King of Pentacles, the 10 of Pentacles, and the World: Harnessing this earthy trio to inhabit the world with greater ease—learning to absorb, assimilate, and accumulate ripeness.



    Hypnosis for Fullness: Lotioning yourself from the inside out by filling up on the physicalized experience of just feeling damn good.



    Star Party Podcast Website: https://starpartypodcast.com
    Bess Matassa: http://bessmatassa.com
    Sandy Sitron: https://www.sandysitron.com
    Sound Editor, David Freund: https://www.skywolfmusic.com/

    • 1 hr 7 min
    BEGINNINGS: Bold Baby Buds

    BEGINNINGS: Bold Baby Buds

    Episode 032: Tender littles longing to burst into full-grown bloom, how do we show up to life’s bb-est bits? In this episode, Bess and Sandy initiate and ignite—using astro and tarot to trace hopes and dreams back to source and turn the interstellar engines over once again. The convo covers the conditions that birth us, styles of emergence, building confidence and competence, apprenticing ourselves to newness, finding reserves of self-replenishment, believing in our right to second chances, and caretaking life at its most formlessly fragile. Touch in with your tiny sparks and watch them glow into a beauteous bonfire!



    Inside Your Cosmic Snack Pack:



    The Sun, the Outer Planets, and Semi-Sextiles: Following your Sun sign on a journey of emergence as you tap your eternal gifts, meet outer planetary challenges, and lean on the sign that precedes you to help reseed your mission.



    Saturn: Building the confident, competent courage to start the next precious cycle of your long and lustrous life.



    The Chariot: Embracing newness as a natural exfoliator, and balancing the thrust of willful force with deep intuitive pulls towards the new.



    Re-ignition Hypnosis: Celebrating your spirit’s past successes and letting this commencement ceremony launch you into untried turf.



    Star Party Podcast Website: https://starpartypodcast.com
    Bess Matassa: http://bessmatassa.com
    Sandy Sitron: https://www.sandysitron.com

    • 55 min
    ENDINGS: So Long, Astro Babe

    ENDINGS: So Long, Astro Babe

    Episode 031: How do we prep our bods and spirits to close up shop on a cosmic chapter? In this episode, Bess and Sandy step onto the stage for life’s finite and infinite finales—using astro and tarot to tend to the touchy bits that call for loving goodbyes and releasing the rest of the residue to the currents of change. The convo covers the myth of neat and tidy closure, the ephemeral and the eternal, non-linear healing, layers of grief, celebrating culminations, integrating life/death cycles, putting down patterns, and loosening control. Take one last spin through the swan song stars and throw kisses to all that’s gone down!



    Inside Your Cosmic Snack Pack:



    Venus + Pluto: Probing the relationship between these two omnivorous soul openers in our birth charts, and using them to feast on all of the forces that fuel the life/death cycle.



    The 12th House + the Ascendent: Exploring the shape and flavor of our orientation towards finales, and harnessing these house rulers to close the curtains with compassion.



    The Hanged One + the 8 of Cups: Getting friendly with the fluxy, and using these archetypes to take a spin through our histories and fade out when it’s high time to move on.



    Hypnosis for Tending Endings: A meditative journey to meet our mini selves and give our past lives support through all life’s perceived losses.



    Star Party Podcast Website: https://starpartypodcast.com
    Bess Matassa: http://bessmatassa.com
    Sandy Sitron: https://www.sandysitron.com

    • 59 min
    THE UNKNOWN: Mystery Meets

    THE UNKNOWN: Mystery Meets

    Episode 030: How can we practice sitting pretty at the edge of the possible without feeling powerless? In this episode, Bess and Sandy prepare to meet and greet the amorphous—using astro and tarot to cultivate a calm in the face of life’s clearings and navigate mysterious terrains step by star-studded step. The convo covers patience, waiting, creating secure habitats, soothing anxiety, staying close to the present, getting comfy with silence, deep listening, and expanding consciousness. Toss your worries to the wild winds and let the answers arrive from parts uncharted!



    Inside Your Cosmic Snack Pack:



    The IC: Inhabiting your chart’s bunker as a precious inner sanctum to shelter you as the world shifts and shakes outside your lair.



    Venus: Befriending soft spaces of ease and pleasure to help pave the path through uncertainty and birth a secure sense of ok-ness in every moment.



    The High Priestess: Harnessing this archetype as a deity for deep listening, quieting into your own style of spacious “knowing” without having to “figure out.”



    Hypnosis for Homecoming: Feathering your inner nest with incubation anchors to keep you snug in the present, so the future can carry you in its astral arms all on its own.



    Star Party Podcast Website: https://starpartypodcast.com
    Bess Matassa: http://bessmatassa.com
    Sandy Sitron: https://www.sandysitron.com
    David Freund, Podcast Editor: https://www.skywolfmusic.com/

    • 55 min
    RESILIENCE: Galactic Grit

    RESILIENCE: Galactic Grit

    Episode 029: How can we meet what meets us with both mojo and mood ring malleability? In this episode, Bess and Sandy power up and spread out in the face of all kinds of weather—using astro and tarot to ecstatically endure and elementally adapt, learning to respond to and relish all the celestial snacks that come to the party. The convo covers interconnectedness of being, values to lean on, sources of support, concepts of strength, and surviving and thriving. Live on and make love to it all!



    Inside Your Cosmic Snack Pack:



    Aspects: Harnessing these telephone lines of intersign communication in your birthchart to unleash a cosmic completeness of self.



    Saturn + Jupiter: Tapping these two planetary teachers to learn how to both competently hardnose it and adaptively expand.



    The 10s: Letting these four full-on tarot lifeworlds help you embrace the entirety of experience and live through it to tell the tale.



    Value Vault Hypnosis: Taking a guided journey through trials and tribulations, as you summon your most treasured supports to meet you on the other side.



    Star Party Podcast Website: https://starpartypodcast.com
    Bess Matassa: http://bessmatassa.com
    Sandy Sitron: https://www.sandysitron.com
    David Freund, Podcast Editor: https://www.skywolfmusic.com/

    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

Ffldmetrocommuter ,

LOVE

I love these casual yet super informative and rich podcast.

iphone user KM ,

Love this podcast!

It’s uplifting, it’s fun and it’s informative. The hosts have a lot of heart and it honestly does feel like have a slumber party with your best pals. I’ve listened to every episode, sometimes more than once.

Mtaym ,

Informative and Fun

With lovely snacks to sustain the journey, learning the complexities of astrology is made fun! Complex topics are discussed and put into perspective. Give yourself the gift of listening to this wonderful duo.

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