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    ‘Lipstick and Timbs’ Listening Event

    Saturday, May 23, 2015

      Written by John Zabala Thursday night I had the pleasure of attending the exclusive listening event for Reading, Pa based Hip Hop Artist Beanz’s new EP, Lipstick and Timbs. The event was presented by Beanz and Red City Mix and hosted by the Chill Then Grill Bar & Lounge in Reading, Pa. Lipstick and […]

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    Giselle Antonia Soft Launch

    Friday, May 22, 2015

    Contemporary female clothing line, Gisselle Antonia hosted a mixer Sunday to celebrate the soft launch of their debut collection. The event took place in Brooklyn and featured DJ Novakane and Dj Fort Knox, as well as a presentation that involved models making their entrance via a Jeep Wrangler that was driven right into the center […]

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    ‘Covers For Peace’ @ The Bitter End

    Thursday, May 21, 2015

    Funkadelic Studios in New York City joined forces with the legendary music venue and nightclub, The Bitter End in NYC’s Greenwhich Village last night to raise money for public school PS75. Entitled Covers For Peace, the night’s performances were just how we like them – live and diverse. Kicking off the show was Rock N’ […]

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    Amy Winehouse Documentary ‘Amy’ Trailer Released

    Thursday, May 21, 2015

    Four years after her untimely death, the first official trailer for Amy, a documentary about the rise and fall of singer Amy Winehouse has been released. Directed by Asif Kapadia, the doc features never before seen rare footage of Amy, unreleased music, and exclusive interviews. Although fans of the British singer who died at age […]

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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: “OctaHate” by Ryn Weaver

    Monday, May 18, 2015

    Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Ryn Weaver. “OctaHate” is featured on Ryn’s forthcoming debut album, The Fool.    

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    Byas&Leon Launch Event and Mixer

    Friday, May 15, 2015

    Celebrate the launch of contemporary menswear and Haitian craftsmanship line, Byas&Leon (created by New York City natives Rony Byas and Harvey Leon) today in Brooklyn, NYC. Taking place at “The Love Shack”, the night will include a musical performance from Haitian singer Riva Nyri Precil, and a short film that will provide a brief history […]

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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Users” by Bishop Neru

    Tuesday, May 12, 2015

    Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Bishop Neru. “Users” is featured on Bishop’s newest EP, Nehruvia: The Nehruvian.

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    ‘Peaches N Herb’ by Cole Williams & Nikhil P. Yerawadekar

    Friday, May 8, 2015

    Missing the duets of the 70s, the Punk Empress of African Rock, Cole Williams recently joined forces with producer and instrumentalist Nikhil P. Yerawadekar to create the soulful “Peaches N Herb”. The single was released earlier this week and was played and programmed by Nikhil, with accompanying drumming by Sam Merrick. Cole and Nikhil are […]

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    Tidal: What’s the Difference?

    Wednesday, May 6, 2015

    Written by Ashlee Chanelle A few weeks ago, music mogul Jay-Z announced the launch of the exclusive Hi-Fi streaming service, TIDAL. The service was first launched in the US, Canada, and the UK back in October 2014, by Swedish/Norwegian company, Aspiro. In January 2015, Project Panther Ltd. (owned by Jay-Z) purchased Aspiro, business deals ensued, […]

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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Homesick” by Catfish And The Bottlemen

    Wednesday, April 29, 2015

    Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Catfish And The Bottlemen. “Homesick” is featured on the band’s debut album, THE BALCONY, which is in stores and available online now.  

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Erykah Badu Joins Dave Chappelle At Radio City Music Hall

Backed by a live orchestra, Dave Chappelle will hit the stage alongside Erykah Badu, The Roots. Busta Rhymes and Janelle Monae at Radio City Music Hall, combining his love for comedy and live music. The three live shows will take place from June 24 – June 26. Visit to purchase tickets. Tuesday June 24th:  Dave […]

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Cormega Drops Knowledge on New Song “Industry”

Veteran rhymer and Queensbridge native Cormega recently released an insightful track entitled “Industry”. In the song Mega raps about some of the problems plaguing the record industry and how these issues affect the music business and Hip Hop culture. Produced by Large Professor, “Industry” provides an interesting perspective from someone who has been in the game for decades. The artwork that […]

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Jordan vs Lebron Painting By Visual Artist Theron Cook

This time lapse video is just a sneak peek at some of the energy and concentration that goes into visual artist Theron Cook’s painting. 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 @ […]

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The Roots Release New Video For “Understand”

The legendary Roots crew is back with a new music video and album that will be hitting stores on Monday, May 19th. In preparation, the band released the official video for “Understand” today. Have a look at the artistic video, the album cover art and the tracklist for the new album below! 01 Theme From Middle of the Night […]

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3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Care About the Solange & Jay-Z “Fight”

Written by David Nazario 1. The Memes Are the Best Part With everything going on with the Jay-Z/Solange altercation,  it’s pretty clear that the “fight” was nothing more than a small family disagreement. Although it’s never cool to get a good laugh on someone else’s behalf, we have to admit, the memes are the best part […]

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Eminem Releases Tribute Video To His Mom on Mother’s Day

Known for holding no punches when it comes to sharing his personal life, Hip Hop artist Eminem released a song and video on Mother’s Day entitled “Headlights”. Directed by Spike Lee, the video is shot from the perspective of Em’s mother who once sued the rapper for slander because of his derogatory lyrics about her in […]

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World’s Smallst 3D Printing Pen

Written by David Nazario Created by a group of techies out of London, The LIX 3D Pen is the smallest 3D pen in the world. Although this is not the first prototype for a 3D pen (Remember when we told you about the 3Doodler in this article:, it does happen to be the smallest 3D pen and […]

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Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Rumble” by Kelis

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Kelis. “Rumble” is featured on Kelis’s latest album Food. Enjoy!

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“Ai Weiwei: According To What?” On Display at the Brooklyn Museum

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 […]

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Apple Rumored to Purchase Beats Electronics

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. […]

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Mute Mag Cypher Featuring Streetlawz & Guilty

In honor of our Pennsylvania themed issue dropping next month we decided to film a special cypher featuring members of Hip Hop collective Streetlawz, and friend of Streetlawz, Guilty. Watch here as the fellas go in over a crazy beat in the Streetlawz studio. Leave a comment and let us know what you think, and […]

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Mute Music Moment of the Day: “3005” by Childish Gambino

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Childish Gambino. The video for “3005” was shot on a merry-go-round in what appears to be a carnival setting. Check it out below!

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Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Two” by Marrow

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is “Two”, brought to you by Marrow. Enjoy!


Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Happy” by Pharrell

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the day is brought to you by Pharrell and it’s all about being happy. Enjoy!


Mute Music Moment of the Day: “My Yout” by Joey Bada$$

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Pro Era frontman Joey Bada$$. The video for “My Yout” was filmed in St. Lucia and is directed by Motion Family. Enjoy!  


Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Daydreaming” by Paramore

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Paramore. “Daydreaming” is the newest single off of the band’s latest album. Be sure to check out “Daydreaming” right here while it is still (M)usic (U)nder (T)he (E)dge!

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Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Red Dot City” by E.L.

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!


Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Vivir Mi Vida” by Marc Anthony

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!


Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Anarchy” by /_\drian Daniel Ft. Figgy

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, […]


Mute Music Moment of the Day: “The Way We Touch” by WE ARE TWIN

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 […]