Post Mortem

A photographic account of heavy music in Portland, Maine

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

About your Friends and Neighbors: Artist/musician Jakob Battick on his flyer for Om

  Editor’s note: This is the first entry in an (extremely) intermittent series we’re calling “About your Friends and Neighbors.” The series will feature profiles of notable Portlanders within the heavy music community; … Continue reading

October 2, 2014 · 1 Comment

Grime Studios has a new home, pending funds

Grime Studios may relocate to new haunts by the end of this year. Justin Curtsinger, Grime Studio’s owner, announced today that he has signed a letter of intent to lease the northern … Continue reading

September 10, 2014 · 7 Comments

Almost famous: Hessian at RPM Fest, plus official video premiere, release date for ‘Bachelor’

Today, Hessian released its official video for “Funeral Disco” (below) and announced Sept. 1 as the release date for its label debut album “Bachelor of Black Arts” on Stormspell Records. Next … Continue reading

August 13, 2014 · 3 Comments

One year after cancer, Pigboat’s captain is still relentless

Mark Belanger attended his own funeral, and it was a pretty good time. That’s how the 43-year-old guitarist/singer of Pigboat likens a series of benefit shows thrown last year in his honor. … Continue reading

July 10, 2014 · 2 Comments


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