Post Mortem

A photographic account of heavy music in Portland, Maine

PHOTOS: ‘Distracted’ release party with Pigboat, Sylvia

Urgent message: Months ago, we chose July 12 as the departure date for our vacation. (We’re not super sure what we’re vacationing from, but that’s another story.) Imagine our embarrassment … Continue reading

July 12, 2014 · 2 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

PHOTOS: Hessian kicks off big week in heavy music

The planets must be aligned, because this is a huge week for heavy music in Portland. Tonight, King Buzzo lands in Port City Music Hall for an acoustic performance at … Continue reading

July 7, 2014 · 1 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

PHOTOS: Roof Party, Day 2

Well, if you’re anything like us, you woke up feeling like you swallowed a gasoline-soaked porcupine. Mondays, amirite? The Roof Party was a total success and probably the first party in the … Continue reading

June 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

PHOTOS: Sylvia and Livver

Sylvia and Livver unite us in tinnitus Friday at Geno’s. Check out Sylvia’s shit here. It’s the bess. Full-resolution photos are here.

May 31, 2014 · 1 Comment

Friendly reminder …

Tonight, this shit happens. And we couldn’t be happier.   This is also a terrific time to point out that this poster is the best. If you like it as … Continue reading

May 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Sylvia, Zud and Sangharsha at Grime Studios, March 8, 2014

May 29, 2014 · Leave a comment


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