Post Mortem

A photographic account of heavy music in Portland, Maine

PHOTOS: Five of the Eyes, Murcielago, Never Got Caught, Superorder, and Video Nasties

Editor’s note: We apologize for submitting this postmortem one week late. Last Sunday, we suffered a death in the family and our minds have been elsewhere — puzzling through this weird and … Continue reading

March 8, 2015 · 1 Comment

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

Weekend roundup: Ruin, Nobis, Swarmlord, Superorder and more

It’s a big weekend for shows but, unfortunately, we have to play hooky. We’ve got a wedding anniversary on Saturday and — try as we might — we’re just not … Continue reading

October 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

PHOTOS: Cushing and Capture the Sun

Last night, when talking to a friend, we uttered a sentence that may never have been spoken before: “I’m going to see an instrumental prog-metal band at a bowling alley.” … Continue reading

September 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

PHOTOS: DirigimusFest 3 raises hell, $1,300 for charity

At this point, you might accuse us of being cheerleaders for Sylvia and Eastern Spell. If so, gimme an F. Those bands are fucking terrific and we’re unapologetic. (Too bad … Continue reading

June 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

DirigimusFest 3: Bigger, faster, more

DirigimusFest 3 is a sequel in name only. Beginning at 1 p.m. tomorrow at Bayside Bowl, two stages will host a rapid succession of nearly 30 bands, many of whom are … Continue reading

June 27, 2014 · Leave a comment



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