The musical project entitled "My Body, Your Temple" is a scholarly inquiry into the complex interplay between the human body and religious devotion. Through an exploration of the themes of martyrdom and self-sacrifice, this research investigates the ways in which believers navigate the tenuous boundary between the corporeal and the divine. In many cultures, the body is perceived as a physical prison for the inner soul, with practices such as self-mutilation, self-flagellation, and self-immolation being employed as means of transcending this physical realm.
Using a range of hardware synthesizers and piezo microphones, the artist known as Conjecture has created a groundbreaking work of futuristic dark ambient music. Through his innovative use of sound, Conjecture pushes the boundaries of sonic expression, ushering in a new era of musical experimentation. With "My Body, Your Temple," listeners are invited to embark on a journey of self-discovery and transcendence, exploring the mystical relationship between the physical and the spiritual.
released November 17, 2017
Produced and Composed by Vasilis Angelopoulos
Cover photo by Vaia Pilafa (Pupa Trauma)
track C is a collaboration with Aevin
Mastered by Anatoly Ginberg (Tokee)
Released in ltd tape & digital by Amek Collective and Raumklang Music