Post Mortem

A photographic account of heavy music in Portland, Maine

PHOTOS: Swarmlord and Bedroom Rehab Corporation

Big noise comes from small packages. That was the apparent theme Friday when trio Swarmlord and duo Bedroom Rehab Corporation took the stage for impressive sets of massive sounds. Perhaps for the … Continue reading

November 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Swarmlord and Bedroom Rehab Corp. bring the darkness on Black Friday

Black Friday — that yearly reminder that you’re an alien living on a shit planet — just got a little less hostile. Beginning at 9 tonight, Geno’s hosts a wide-ranging … Continue reading

November 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

UPDATED: Def Leppard vs. G’n’R show postponed due to snow

Update: This show has been postponed until further notice due to the snowstorm. Happy thanksgiving, dudes. If you’d like to re-live the bygone days of middle school — an ancient time when … Continue reading

November 26, 2014 · Leave a comment


If life is like a choose-your-own-adventure book, then we spent much of last night reading from the wrong pages. Long story short, we missed three-quarters of Friday’s show at Geno’s, … Continue reading

November 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Back-to-back metal at Geno’s beginning tonight

Geno’s is throwing a one-two punch this weekend. Beginning tonight and continuing Saturday, the venerable institution is hosting two unmissable metal bills. First, a slew of out-of-towners bring the heavy. Then, … Continue reading

November 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mr. Porter’s wild night: PHOTOS of Sunrunner, Covered in Bees and Mamá Ladilla

Twenty-five dollars. That was the total haul for guitarist Douglas Porter last night after playing two gigs at two venues with two bands. “That’s driving out to rehearsal spaces, heavy … Continue reading

November 16, 2014 · 2 Comments

Punk or prog in Portland tonight

Fans of heavy music have two options tonight in Portland. And at least one person will be doing both. Guitarist Douglas Porter will be pulling double duty tonight at two venues … Continue reading

November 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Introducing Earworm: A biweekly feature on irresistible songs from Portland

It’s probably a terrible idea to launch Earworm — our newest feature — with a song called “The Night Portland Burned.” Recent events make it an indelicate proposition, but we’re going ahead with … Continue reading

November 12, 2014 · 1 Comment

PHOTOS: Carnivora, Sawtopsy and Chaos Machine

It’s no secret that we’re oriented toward visuals. It’s plainly stated at the top of every page on our website: “A photographic account of heavy music in Portland, Maine.” Granted, this project … Continue reading

November 9, 2014 · 1 Comment


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