Magick, Music and Ritual 14

2018 / Album

Released: Sun in Sagittarius, An Viv

Magick, Music and Ritual 14, the one and only album release for 2018 from the Anthology Project, is being released for the anniversary of the December 3, 1996 birthday of the Hermetic Library, with a playlist of 11 tracks by 8 artists, new and returning voices, for this Hermetic Library Anthology Album.

Our cover and alternate includes artwork by Luciana Lupe Vasconcelos for this current year in the Thelemic Calendar, An V:iv (2018 e.v.), which represents the docosade of Atu V, the Hierophant and the year of the Atu IV, The Emperor.

Please join the Hermetic Library in promoting these artists who have contributed their work to this benefit anthology album project. Please also spread the word about these anthology albums to people you think may be interested in the work of artists who combine magick, music and ritual.

The best way to add this anthology, as well as previous releases and future Hermetic Library albums, to your personal music collection is through the Patron campaign at Patreon. New Patrons receive a gratis download code for a previous anthology release of their choice in addition to all the other patronage rewards they may receive. Consider becoming a Patron today!

Track List


The Hermetic Library Anthology Album - Magick, Music and Ritual 14 by The Hermetic Library

  1. Chris Stibrany - Harpy 05:05
  2. Firmament - Bilateral 05:36
  3. Ace of Space - Melody for Erin 02:54
  4. Iterum Nata - The Principle of Rhythm 04:43
  5. Ace of Space - Moving Targets 02:31
  6. Robert Furtkamp - Invoke Me Under My Stars for the Darkness Shines 06:23
  7. Shams93 - The Revealing 02:49
  8. Children of Osiris - Parasiel 04:34
  9. Robert Furtkamp - Twin Pillars Crumble and Shake 06:07
  10. Chris Stibrany - The Witch House and the Reverberate Abyss 03:13
  11. Jesús A Vergara - Corpo Elipsis 39:54

Release Notes

The release of a new anthology album is one of the highlights of my year, and always feels like opening a gift for the holidays after all the hard work for all the prior months. Only, this is a gift that I get to share with everyone, and everyone gets to open!

The Hermetic Library at Hermetic.com has an overall vision of Archiving, Engaging and Encouraging the living Western Esoteric Tradition. I started the benefit anthology project to help promote newer works in the Western Esoteric Tradition to the audience of the Hermetic Library and beyond. The anthology project also further raises awareness about the corpus and culture of magick and ritual. The site itself was started in 1996 and has ever since consistently been an extremely popular resource for students and researchers interested in the Western Esoteric Tradition. I encourage you to check out Hermetic Library and everything in the collection there, if you aren’t already familiar with it, as that’s the reason this project exists and may also offer inspiration to you.

— John Griogair Bell

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