Written by John Persolus With the smart TV arena already crowded with Roku, Apple TV, and the newer Google Chromecast, the first question any smart consumer would ask is, “why would I buy the Amazon Fire TV? What makes it better than its competitors?” The short answer is: a lot! Amazon’s little box packs in […]
Hip Hop legends Outkast kicked off their summer music festival tour at the world famous Coachella Music Festival yesterday. The duo hit the stage for over an hour performing music from their expansive catalog including hits like, “Ms. Jackson”, “Rosa Parks”, and “Prototype”. The 27-song set included features by Janelle Monae, Sleepy Brown and Future. To […]
World renowned Dj, Armin Van Buuren performed at this year’s Ultra Music Festival to a crowd full of raving electronic dance lovers. Armin recently released his annual compilation series A State of Trance 2014 , which features two CD’s, “On The Beach” and “In The Club”, and is inspired by his radio show of the same […]
Sneaker giant New Balance recently released one of their newest collections, The Elite Edition Racing Collection. This very limited collection only features three styles and is sure to sell out quickly. According to Newbalance.com, each sneaker “captures the allure of the fastest cars in the world with bold colors, rich materials and high-performance technologies.” In […]
Clothing brand Young & Reckless teamed up with singer Cassie for the second time to create another capsule collection for the brand. Well known photographer Jonathan Mannion recently captured photographs of Cassie that will be used for a line of T-shirts. According to the Bad Boy princess, the line is inspired by art and is […]
When Jay threw a shot at Drake calling him “Miss Drizzy” on Jay Electronica’s “We Made It” last week Hip Hop fans and the internet wondered if and when Drake would respond to Jay’s subtle diss. Now that Drizzy is off of tour it seems that he might’ve already responded to the diss from Big […]
After announcing via Twitter in 2011 that she would be taking a break from the music industry, Philly native and Soul singer Jazmine Sullivan recently announced that she is coming back to music and will be releasing her third album Mona Lisa sometime this year. Sullivan made the announcment to a sold out crowd at the […]
Written by John Persolus Facebook has bought the virtual reality company Oculus for $2 billion. With the purchase, Facebook now has rights to the Oculus Rift, Oculus’ great (and only) virtual reality headset. The headset was initially designed as an advanced gaming device, but according to a Yahoo! report, Facebook plans to use the Oculus […]
In celebration of the 20th anniversary of Illmatic, Nas opened a Hip Hop Festival with the National Symphony Orchestra Pops at the Kennedy Center last night. Nas will be hitting the stage again tonight alongside the famous orchestra, performing hits from his 1994 classic album Illmatic. “One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide” is the name of the two-week long festival that will highlight […]
Here’s a sneak peek at some of the energy and concentration that goes into Theron Cook’s preparation and creations. 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! […]
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.
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Grammy-nominated DJ/producer, Dragan Roganovic, better known as Dirty South. With the help of vocalist Joe Gil, Dirty South gives us a great, electronic dance tune for the summer! Check out the video for “Until The End” and download Dirty South’s album Speed of Life […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Brandy Butler. “Choo Choo” is the debut single off of Brandy’s solo project. Download “Choo Choo (The SBB Song)” now at iTUNES: https://itunes.apple.com/ch/album/cho…
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Wordspit The Illest. Enjoy Muteheads!
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Boss Carrot. Boss represents Stoners Garden and will be featured in the Summer/Fall “Brooklyn” Issue of Mute Magazine. Be on the lookout for Boss and his Stoners Garden crew!
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by California-based alternative rock band, The Neighbourhood. After their formation in 2011, the band released two EPs (I’m Sorry, Thank You). Now, they are back with their new full-length album, I Love You and this incredible single,” Sweater Weather.” Check out the video below, […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Amanda Sudano and Abner Ramirez, better known as Los Angeles-based duo, Johnnyswim. The duo incorporates a unique mix of pop, soul, folk, and rock into their music, and it is evident on their new single, “Heart Beats.” Check out the video for the […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by soulful London singer-songwriter, Eliza Doolittle. “Big When I Was Little” is sweet song, perfect for summer reminiscing. For more on Eliza Doolittle, visit: http://www.elizadoolittle.com
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by rising English indie rock band, Foals. Check out the catchy “Bad Habit” off the band’s new album Holy Fire, and for more on Foals visit: http://www.foals.co.uk/