Dark Worship

Emerging from the bleak and unsettling landscape of the post-industrial Midwest in 2020, Dark Worship is a project orchestrated by J. Meyers (Axioma) with the assistance of Aaron Dallison (Axioma, Keelhaul, Perdition Sect), Nathan Opposition (Ancient VVisdom), and J. Reed (Exorcisme, To Dust) as an instrument to conjure the essence of audial darkness. With a harsh and abrasive take on experimental music, Dark Worship's hybrid convergence of sound intentionally isolates, exploits, and punishes the senses with every track. Tartarus Records will present "Flesh of A Saint," the debut release from Dark Worship on Cassette and Vinyl and the album will be available on all major streaming platforms. With "Flesh of a Saint," Dark Worship takes its first step on a journey into the outer reaches of sonic terrain.

“Flesh of a Saint'' embodies the spirit of early Release Entertainment by combining extreme metal’s abrasiveness with the industrious prowess of Scorn, Brighter Death Now, Candiru, and early Swans. Featuring contributions of members from Axioma, Ancient VVisdom, To Dust, Exorcisme, and Perdition Sect - Dark Worship embraces its roots in the industrial metal underground of Cleveland, OH where elements of metal, punk, industrial, and other forms of extreme music have been colliding for decades to form a unique and haunting voice. Reflecting the bleak, daunting, and abysmal environment that spawned its forebearers, Dark Worship erupted during the tumultuous summer of 2020. With an uncertain future musically, socially, and culturally, this collective embarked on a project focused on expressing the horror of the presen