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shakira
Jan
31

Can Female Artists Sell Records Without Being Lesbians?

Written by David Nazario With the release of Shakira’s new video for her song “Can’t Remember To Forget You” featuring Rihanna, one has to wonder, can women in 2014 sell records without selling bi-sexuality?  We’ve known for years that sex sells, but is heterosexual sex not enough for a female artist looking to top the […]

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Jan
31

Synaesynth Project Transforms Color into Musical Sound

Created by Daniel Kerris out of Melbourne, the Synaesynth Project may just be the most cutting-edge way to experience music and color technology yet. Described by Kerris as a “playable wind chime,” the sound system comprises hardware and software that allows users to experiment with the musical properties of colors with everyday objects like paintings or articles of clothing. Using […]

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Jan
31

Our Planet Earth Network (O.P.E.N.)

#MutheadMessage: The “Our Planet Earth” network is a collective of artists who are working with non-profits, farmers, environmentalists and green energy organizations to express real solutions for healing the earth through the arts. The introduction video below provides information about the core artists involved and the up and coming events being brought to you by “Our Planet Earth”. For more info about the […]

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gemini wired
Jan
29

Gemini Wired Takes a Stand Against Bullying

Written by David Nazario Having been bullied as a child herself, Gemini Wired takes the issue of bullying seriously, as evidenced in her latest video “What Now”. The video starts out with what appears to be real-life video caught on cell phone cameras featuring footage of young people being bullied and harassed and then transitions […]

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Jan
28

AMERIKAN OUTKAST

Mute’s own fashion blogger and stylist to the stars, Jay The Stylist had a chance to catch up with clothing brand AMERIKAN OUTKAST to find out what inspires the creators, and what fashion enthusiasts can expect from AMERIKAN OUTKAST in the coming seasons.  Read below to find out all of the details and to see a few […]

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Jan
27

“Pain Killer” by Visual artist Theron Cook

This video is titled: “Pain Killer” the words “Pain killer” refers to your labor of love, your craft that medicates, heals, solves problems, and gives euphoria. To be continued… Enjoy!     Join the Forum discussion on this post

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ApolloTheater
Jan
25

The Apollo Turns 80!

Sunday, January 26th marks the 80th birthday of the Apollo Theater. Located in Harlem on 125th street, the legendary theater opened its doors on the 26th of January in 1934. From an eight year old Michael Jackson and the Jackson 5 making their big debut on the Apollo’s stage, to Aretha Franklinn, Alicia Keys and Bruce […]

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Jan
24

Jay Dev Wants You To “Listen”

Representing Street Korner Muzick and the city of Reading, Pa, Hip Hop artist Jay Dev recently released his “Listen” mixtape. With complex rhyme schemes and honest “Golden Era Hip Hop” inspired tracks, “Listen” is a solid offering from the up and coming rapper. The mixtape begins with a song using a Big L beat that Jay […]

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Jan
23

Pusha T Announces Headlining Tour Dates

Clipse member and Good Music artist, Pusha T recently announced his headlining tour kicking off in Vancouver, on January 28th. The tour will run until June 6th, making its final stop in London. In addition to headlining his own tour, Pusha will also join 2 Chainz on a few dates starting Feb. 4th in Boston. See below to […]

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Jan
23

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Everyday Hell” by Fredro Starr x Audible Doctor

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Fredro Starr. Be one of the first to check out “Everyday Hell” right here!

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willow
Jul
7

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “#SUMMERFLING” by Melodic Chaotic

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Melodic Chaotic. The duo, which is made up of rising-star, Willow Smith, and  producer, D.J. “MVSIC” Fabrega, debuted their single, “The Intro” back in May. This month, the group is back with a fun summer hit, appropriately titled #SUMMERFLING (Another clever use of […]

elijah blake
Jul
5

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “X.O.X.” Ft. Common

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Roc Nation artist, Elijah Blake featuring the help of hip-hop veteran, Common. The 22 year-old Blake is making a name for himself with his fresh vocals, dancing, and songwriting talent. Purchase “X.O.X.” ft Common on iTunes: http://smarturl.it/XOX and Amazon: http://smarturl.it/aXOX. For more on […]

bruce-springsteen
Jul
4

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Born In The U.S.A.” by Bruce Springsteen

In honor of Independence Day, today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by the legendary Bruce Springsteen. Take a listen to his hit “Born In The U.S.A.”

g-eazy
Jul
1

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Must Be Nice” by G-Eazy

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by New Orleans rapper/producer/recording engineer/graphic designer, G-Eazy. Having toured with the likes of A$AP Rocky, Lil’ Wayne, Drake, and more, this artist is making his name known in the industry. “Must Be Nice” gives us a glimpse of G-Eazy’s come up and experience in […]

havana brown
Jun
30

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Spread A Little Love” by DJ Havana Brown

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by international DJ, Havana Brown.  Brown – the only DJ in Australia to be signed to a major label, has been stepping out from behind the turntables, lately, and showing the world what she can do on the mic! Check out the video for […]

Childhood
Jun
29

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Solemn Skies” by Childhood

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by London indie band, Childhood. “Solemn Skies” has a refreshing retro vibe that we’re sure you’ll love. Purchase the single digitally via iTunes:  http://bit.ly/13TY7p2 or on vinyl via Rough Trade: http://bit.ly/11cO8ZP. For more on Childhood, check out their fan page: https://www.facebook.com/childhoodband  

mia martina
Jun
28

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Heartbreaker” by Mia Martina

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Toronto dance artist, Mia Martina.  With her powerful vocals complimented by the amazing electronic-dance production, Mia is taking the world by storm! Check out the cool video for “Heartbreaker” along with Mia’s most recent single release “La La…”, and purchase more of her […]

Daley
Jun
27

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Songs That Remind Me Of You” by Daley

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by UK singer-songwriter, Daley. This crooner broke onto the scene with his unique blend of pop, soul & R&B and  made quite an impact with his hit single, “Remember Me” featuring Jessie J. Daley is generating a huge buzz within the industry and with […]

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Jun
25

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “That’s Alright” by Laura Mvula

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the day is brought to you by upcoming sensation, Laura Mvula. Incorporating many styles and elements into her music, Mvula is a breath of fresh air. Purchase the catchy and confident single “That’s Alright” and the rest of Laura’s album Sing To The Moon via iTunes:  http://po.st/2hYcWm. For more on Laura […]

Lorde
Jun
23

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Royals” by Lorde

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by 16 year old  New Zealand singer-songwriter, Lorde. “Royals” is a catchy Pop and Hip-Hop influenced song that we’re sure you’ll be snapping your fingers to. For more on Lorde, check out her Facebook fan page: https://www.facebook.com/lordemusic and download her EP, The Love Club, via […]

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