Post Mortem

A photographic account of heavy music in Portland, Maine

Q&A with Covered in Bees’ Boo Leavitt

Brevity is not Boo Leavitt’s strongpoint. This is an observation, not a complaint. Recently, we contacted Covered in Bees’ frontman for info on tonight’s show with El Malo and The Monsters. In … Continue reading

February 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Q&A with Sean Libby on Sylvia’s return and giving a classic guitar to Matt Pike

  It’s the dawn of a new era. When Sylvia takes the stage tonight at Geno’s (along with Mugwort, Backstabbers Inc., and Churchburn), the band will unveil its new drummer — phenom Michael Anderson. Sylvia, which … Continue reading

February 7, 2015 · 1 Comment

Q&A with Will Broadbent on Ogre’s deluxe reissues

By Janel Croll During the dawn of the autumnal equinox, in the 99th year of the 20th century, three musicians banded together to form Ogre — a brotherhood determined to bring epic … Continue reading

December 9, 2014 · 2 Comments

Q&A with Holly Nunan, plus info on Murcielago, CiB, and Grime

Portland will be bonkers this weekend. That’s the only way to describe the embarrassment of riches Saturday when three competing shows vie for our attention. At Bayside Bowl, Covered in Bees … Continue reading

December 5, 2014 · 2 Comments

Q&A with Sawtopsy’s Gabe Sobczak

It’s a big weekend for heavy music at Geno’s. The noise begins tonight with Covered in Bees and concludes Saturday night when Boston’s Carnivora headlines a four-band death metal show. Covered in Bees, merchants of Portland … Continue reading

November 7, 2014 · 1 Comment

Q&A with Tristan Gallagher on tonight’s video shoot for Covered in Bees

If you’ve ever wanted to be in a music video, tonight is the night. While we can’t promise you’ll receive Tawny Kitaen-levels of exposure, you are — at the very … Continue reading

October 21, 2014 · 1 Comment

Hessian CD release show tonight

In the first 13 days of September, Hessian played 13 shows in 13 cities. That might sound like the Portland four-piece is courting bad luck, but for a band that deals … Continue reading

September 17, 2014 · 2 Comments

Dead by Sunday: Q&A with Michael Anderson on the impending breakup of Dead by Now

It’s another big weekend for heavy music in Portland. Tonight, Capture the Sun, Cushing and Purse play Bayside Bowl, 58 Alder St., beginning at 8 p.m. Then, on Saturday night, … Continue reading

September 5, 2014 · 3 Comments

‘Buried at sea’: Q&A with Zachary Howard on Awaas’ imminent demise

 “We are all very old friends, so why not do this shit right? … On a boat.”  —Zachary Howard on Awaas’ decision to break up this Sunday on Casablanca Cruises … Continue reading

August 22, 2014 · 1 Comment

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