Posts in December 2009

12.15.2009 By Bryan
As you may have heard, local musician and photographer Joshua Loring and SPACE Gallery were awarded a grant by the Maine Arts Commission to document the underground rock scene in Portland, Maine. The result of this project is a compilation cd (wonderfully mastered by Pete Nenortas) and book (lovingly designed by Sean Wilkinson) covering a unique spectrum of the music happening here in our local... MORE
12.13.2009 By Bryan
Monday night shows are always a bit of an experiment here in Portland, especially once winter comes around and turns our usual unpredictable weather into slightly more predictably (bad) weather. But sometimes it works out just fine - and this was one of those nights. A.A. Bondy (pictured above from the green room) showed up at SPACE for their first ever show in Maine - with tour opener Willy... MORE
12.3.2009 By Bryan
December started off with a great All Ages show at SPACE. Nightmare Of You (pictured above, and playing what they claim to be their last shows before some sort of hiatus) and Destry (pictured below) brought their tour to Portland with support from Boston's Fly Upright Kite and locals Colors. Read on for the full photo gallery from the show. Colors Fly Upright Kite Destry... MORE