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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, Giselle 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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May
8

The Black Keys Announce North American Tour Dates

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 […]

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May
6

Sneaker Painting By Visual Artist Theron Cook

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 […]

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May
5

New Time Lapse Video from Visual Artist Theron Cook

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!

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Apr
30

NBEEZY 580 Sells Out

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 […]

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Apr
15

Google Glass Goes Public For The Day

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 […]

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Apr
15

Time Lapse Video by Visual Artist Theron Cook

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!

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Apr
14

R&B Artists Shine at Sunday Evening Serenade Event

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 […]

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Apr
13

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Chandelier” by Sia

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Sia. This very cool lyric video for goes perfectly with the new single from Sia released earlier this week. Enjoy! photo credit: poponandon.com

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Apr
13

Review: Amazon Fire TV

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 […]

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outkast
Apr
12

Watch Outkast @ Coachella Right Here!

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 […]

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Oct
13

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Mississippi” by The Griswolds

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, […]

sebastian-mikael
Sep
26

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Last Night” by Sebastian Mikael Ft. Wale

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: […]

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Sep
23

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Fine China” (Live Cover) by Jessie J

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.”

lorde
Sep
20

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

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

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Sep
11

7 Most Muted Songs Jay-Z/Biggie Portrait

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 […]

justineskye
Aug
21

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Everyday Living” by Justine Skye

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.

DirtySouth
Aug
14

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Until The End” by Dirty South Ft. Joe Gil

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 […]

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Aug
12

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Choo Choo (The SBB Song)” by Brandy Butler

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…

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Aug
7

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Tough Luck” by Wordspit The Illest

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Wordspit The Illest. Enjoy Muteheads!    

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Jul
27

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Are You Ready” by Boss Carrot

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!

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