Articles by Joseph Thorne


Vote “yes” on 34

The process of getting a convicted felon from prison cell to execution chamber costs unnecessary millions of tax dollars in legal fees, endless appeals, and increased security. In other words, the death penalty is anything but quick and painless to taxpayers. Thankfully, Proposition 34 on the November ballot will give voters the opportunity to abolish…

“Centipede Hz” changes it up

[media-credit name=”Domino Records” align=”alignnone” width=”601″]   You can always count on Baltimore‚Äôs Animal Collective to never do the same thing twice.   Most artists identify a sound that works, then stick to it and evolve it slightly. Animal Collective prefers to take risks, creating a new sonic landscape for each album.   They are a…