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“Foxhole” by The Proper Ornaments

On The Proper Ornaments’ new album, “Foxhole,” the post-rock band has dialed down its sheer energy, allowing for the musical nuances to stand out and draw you in.

The Orwells

Most famous for a wild and memorable performance on Letterman, The Orwells will rage into Portland on Nov. 16 for a show at The Star Theater.

La Femme

The musically and narratively mysterious La Femme comes to Doug Fir Lounge on Oct. 30.

“Otero War” by Caveman

Read our review of Caveman’s new album “Otero War.”