Ai Weiwei’s exhibition “Ai Weiwei: According to What?” will be on display at the Brooklyn Museum through August 10th. Utilizing wood-working techniques of the Han Dynasty, Weiwei creates pieces that reflect China’s historical and political past and his take on issues involving the Chinese government. Using his art as a way to convey his message, each demonstration […]
According to The Financial Times, Apple may be looking to purchase Beats Electronics from current owners Dr. Dre and partner Jimmy Iovine. Most known for the Beats Headphones, Beats Electronics is owned by Iovine and Dr. Dre and could make the Hip Hop mogul the first Hip Hop billionaire ever once the deal goes through. […]
The Black Keys released an interesting “press conference” video announcing the dates for the North American leg of their Turn Blue tour earlier today. The tour will kick off in Columbus Ohio and feature guest appearances by Cage The Elephant, St. Vincent, and Jake Bugg. Tickets for the tour go on sale on May 16th. Be sure […]
There are many ways to paint a sneaker with acrylic on canvas. Here’s the way visual artist Theron Cook painted the black red and white #11 Jordans. This time lapse video is just a sneak peek at some of the energy and concentration that goes into Cook’s painting. Although it doesn’t reveal the end product […]
Here’s a time lapse video that showcases some of the energy and focus that goes into Theron Cook’s works. This time he is a creating a commissioned sign design for new sneaker store, Off The Wall Exclusive Kicks #OTWK (@ facebook.com/otwek14, Instagram.com/off_The_Wall_exclusivekicks or facebook.com/theroncookart) Thanks for watching…. Enjoy!
Mute had a chance to catch up with the creators of the NBEEZY 580 sneaker which recently sold out globally. Andre Wright Jr. and Alexander-John who reside in Ohio and Delaware, met on social media site Instagram and bonded on their love of dope kicks and New Balances when they decided to work together on this concept […]
For today only tech heads living in the United States have the opportunity to purchase Google Glass, a pair of wearable “computer glasses” if you will. Up until today Glass has not been available to the general public other than for a selected few and developers lucky enough to get their hands on the latest in wearable […]
Here’s a peak at some of the energy and concentration that goes into Theron Cook’s works. (Commission portrait) Although it doesn’t reveal the end product it does showcase the process and gives the viewer an idea of how it all comes together… Stay tuned for more details @ mutemag.com or facebook.com/theroncookart. Thanks for watching…. Enjoy!
Written by David Nazario Curated by vocalist Olivia Gilmore, the monthly Sunday Evening Serenade music showcase was one for the books last night. Featuring independent R&B artists once a month, the series was created by Gilmore to give artists like herself a platform to have their music heard while also networking with other industry professionals. Last night’s […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by E.L.. “Red Dot City” pays tribute to the small city of Reading, PA and gives you a glimpse at some of the raw natural talent that the city has to offer. Check out “Red Dot City” right here!
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from non other than singing sensation Marc Anthony. “Vivir Mi Vida” is sure to get your Sunday started the right way no matter what language you speak. Enjoy!
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by rising star, Adrian Daniel (stylized as /_\drian Daniel). We first got word of this upcoming,unique talent via our friends at UNDRGRND NATION , and feel it’s only a matter of time before Adrian takes the industry by storm! Check out his track “Anarchy” featuring Figgy, […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by pop duo, WE ARE TWIN. Comprised of multi-instrumentalist/producer, Nicolas Balachandran and singer-songwriter, Gabi Christine, WE ARE TWIN are a nice mix of pop, soul, electronica, and rock-n-roll. Check out their first single and video, “The Way We Touch”, off of their self-titled, debut […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Australian indie pop group, The Griswolds. The Sydney natives rose to fame in back in 2012 when they won a spot on the Parklife Festival lineup alongside Passion Pit in Australia. They are quickly gaining popularity around the world, having toured in Australia, […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by rising singer-songwriter, Sebastian Mikael and Wale. This classically-trained musician made a name for himself as a session singer and songwriter/producer, and now he’s stepping into the spotlight! His debut album is set for release later this year. For more on Sebastian Mikael visit: […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by UK diva, Jessie J. Check out her awesome live cover of Chris Brown’s “Fine China.”
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Lorde. “Royals” is a catchy tune with a cool message. Check it out right here! Photo credit: Huffington Post
The portrait featured below can be found in the latest issue of Mute Magazine! We took a look at the 7 Most Muted Songs made by the Kings of NYC and featured the story in our Summer/Fall Brooklyn themed issue. Visual artist and creative director of Mute Mag, Theron Cook was so inspired by the […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Brooklyn R&B singer, Justine Skye. “Everyday Living” is Justine’s tale about rising to the top while remaining loyal to those who stuck by her side. It’s also a perfect, chill song for the summer. Purchase Justine’s Everyday Living EP on iTunes here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/everyday-living/id685874351.