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    “SYNERGY”: Exploring Man vs. Machine w/ S.T.A.R.C.H

    Wednesday, October 22, 2014

    Written by Harvey Leon, Founder of www.starchedsuns.com There’s something to be said about man and the machine…Indeed, there’s actually much to say on the subject; there are entire schools of thought devoted to studying the nature of this ever-changing relationship. To put things in perspective, I’m speaking of humanity’s relationship to technology, the broad definition of […]

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    Logic: “Under Pressure” Album Review

    Tuesday, October 21, 2014

    Written by Mateo Toro of Mindovermattertv Logic’s full-length debut Under Pressure is indisputably the best debut album of 2014. I know that is a bold statement. Let me explain. The Maryland emcee is able to paint pictures, spread positivity without preaching, and use narratives to tell a story the way an impeccable film does. Although […]

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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: “I Am LEGEND” by Kaydee

    Friday, October 17, 2014

    Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Toronto, Canada based artist Kaydee. “I Am LEGEND” is the first single off of Kaydee’s new album, The Transition available for download on November 17th.

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    Pulling Off The Grunge Look

    Friday, October 17, 2014

    Written by Stephanie M. Rios From leather, to flannels, to combat boots, to bomber jackets, to snapbacks, grunge is a style that will forever be a favorite everyday causal trend. There’s an ease about a grunge style outfit, something comforting. It’s fun and effortless, giving you the ability to mix and match as you please.           Here is […]

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    Soundtrack 63 Comes to Manhattan

    Monday, October 13, 2014

    Written by David Nazario Those in and around New York City had the opportunity to be a part of a very special event in Manhattan last weekend. Presented by Soul Science Lab, 651 Arts, and Elektric Breakfast, Soundtrack ’63 made its way to The New School backed by a 18-piece orchestra and accompanied by a group of talented vocalists and Hip […]

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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Falling Short” by Låpsley

    Friday, October 3, 2014

     Today’s Mute Music Moment of the day is brought to you by 18 year old singer and producer, Låpsley. Take a listen to the amazing voice of this young star on the rise!  

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    Chrisette Michele is “Super Chris”

    Thursday, October 2, 2014

    Chrisette Michele is back with a new visual for her song “Super Chris”. Directed by E. Mackey, the black and white video is simple yet effective, and goes perfectly with the stripped down tune about self empowerment (#MuteSalute to Rachel McSween who can be seen dancing in the video). “Super Chris” is featured on Chrisette’s […]

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    Mute Music Moment of The Day: “College Girl” by Jon Waltz

    Thursday, October 2, 2014

     Today’s Mute Music Moment of the day is brought to you by Memphis rapper Jon Waltz. “College Girl” is a song featured on Jon’s upcoming project, Alyss due out this week.

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    Jessie J Gets “Personal”

    Thursday, October 2, 2014

    In preparation for her new album, Sweet Talker, which will be available in the states on October 14th and in the UK a day earlier, Jessie J has recently released a new song entitled “Personal”. Co-written by Elle Varner and Jenna Andrews, the ballad finds Jessie J second guessing herself for getting a little too […]

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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Wide Awake” by Josh Record

    Thursday, October 2, 2014

    Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Josh Record. “Wide Awake” is featured on the album Pillars. The video is a bit on the trippy side, check it out for yourself and let us know what you think of it in the comments section below.  

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Pure_Heroine
Nov
15

3 Albums by Female Artists That You Need In Your Collection

Written by Ashlee Chanelle 1. Pure Heroine by Lorde Seventeen year-old, New Zealand songstress Lorde burst onto the scene with her hit single “Royals” and has taken the music industry by storm with her highly anticipated debut album, Pure Heroine.  The album fails to disappoint and is considered one of the best of 2013 thus […]

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Oct
30

Ron Littlejohn & The Funk Embassy

“Shining On” is an EP for soul and funk music lovers who may have missed out on the stylings of legends like James Brown and Al Green. The EP, by Ron Littlejohn and the Funk Embassy is a culmination of funk and soul tracks featuring an impressive list of talented musicians who contributed to individual […]

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kevin jenkins
Oct
22

Review: “Step Inside” by Kevin Jenkins

Written by David Nazario Having been in the business for almost forty years, Kevin Jenkins is a true legend in the game. Most known for his expertise on the bass, Jenkins is now branching out on his own (with the help of friend Tomas Doncker) to try his hand as a solo artist. Doncker, who […]

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nirvana 3
Oct
20

9 Groups From the 90s That We Wish Would Come Back

List compiled and written by David Nazario & Ashlee Chanelle 1. Nirvana You can’t have a best of the 90s list without including grunge Rock pioneers Nirvana, where would the Teen Spirit be in that? 2. TLC Known for being the best-selling female group of all time, TLC is legendary. While T-Boz and Chili are […]

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MIAVV3
Oct
16

M.I.A. X Versus Versace Collection Launches

Written by Ashlee Chanelle M.I.A. teamed up with Versace’s sister-line, Versus for a new collection.  The line, dedicated to the singer’s mother, was inspired by bootlegs and knock-offs of the Versace brand and features items for both men and women. Leave it to M.I.A. to add a message and a bit of artistic flair! Shop […]

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Oct
15

Simon Curtis Releases Free Album, “WWW”

Written Ashlee Chanelle Rising pop artist, Simon Curtis burst onto the music scene back in 2009, with his EP, Alter Boy. In 2010, he released his first full-length album, 8Bit Heart, and in 2011, his first commercial, critically-acclaimed release, RA. Prior to his success as an artist and music producer, Curtis had had an extensive career […]

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steveaoki
Oct
15

Steve Aoki And Neff To Release T-Shirt Line

Written by Ashlee Chanelle World-famous electro-house DJ/musician, Steve Aoki has teamed up with the street brand Neff to create a new line of  T-shirts. The line, designed by Aoki, includes six T-shirt designs, as well as a hoodie.  The collection will officially launches today and will be available exclusively on http://www.zumiez.com/ and in the store. Be sure to visit […]

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PrinceBCW
Oct
12

Prince Teases “Breakfast Can Wait” Video And Cover Art Featuring Dave Chapelle

Written by Ashlee Chanelle The legendary, musical genius that is Prince has been teasing new music for a while now, and recently began stepping up his social media game via Twitter. He recently released a video teaser for a track entitled “Breakfast Can Wait” as well as the hilarious cover art featuring, none other than […]

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Oct
11

LG To Release Flexible Smartphone

Written by Ashlee Chanelle It seems as though smartphone developers are coming up with more and more ideas to outdo one another. We all know the issues that come along with a delicate screen, or tablet-sized phone being stuffed into a back pocket. Well, now LG may have a solution. The tech giant announced that […]

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Oct
10

Tiara Thomas Releases “Dear Sallie Mae EP”

Written by Ashlee Chanelle A few months ago you may have heard a sweet songstress singing the hook and playing guitar on Wale’s hit single, “Bad.” Little did many know, “Bad” was co-written by the 24-year old Tiara Thomas, who did her own original version of the song. Soon many of her live performances on […]

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audubon
Feb
16

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “The Substitute” by Audubon

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Washington Heights, NYC artist JP Perez, better known as Audubon. Check out Audubon’s new single, “The Substitute” and catch him on MTV’s new hit show, “Washington Heights.”

sirah
Feb
15

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Up & Down” by Sirah

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Sirah. With a hip-hop/pop/dubstep influenced sound, Sirah is bringing a new style to the game. Check out the video for “Up & Down”, and download Sirah’s “C.U.L.T. Too Young To Die” EP for free here: sirahmusic.bandcamp.com/album/c-u-l-t-too-young-to-die    

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Feb
9

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Sleep” by Allen Stone

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is “Sleep” by Allen Stone. Be sure to keep an eye out for this soulful singer, he is sure to have a bright future in the music industry. Download his self titled album on iTunes by following this link:http://tinyurl.com/cww3ljc   Photo courtesy of radiopotato.com

big boi
Jan
24

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “In The A” by Big Boi feat. Ludacris & T.I.

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Outkast member, Big Boi. This time Big Boi solicited the help of ATL heavy hitters T.I. and Ludacris. Check out the anthem “In The A” right here!

u2
Jan
21

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “One” by Mary J. Blige and U2

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is in honor of MLK Day! Watch here as MJB and U2 sing a song about togetherness and unity.

joss
Jan
6

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “The High Road” by Joss Stone

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Joss Stone. Joss’s The Soul Sessions Vol 2 is in stores now!

mumford
Jan
5

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Lover of the Light” by Mumford & Sons

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Mumford and Sons. “Lover of the Light” is a single off of the band’s latest album, Babel. The single ‘Lover Of The Light’ is now available from iTunes http://bit.ly/BabelDeluxe The new album ‘Babel’ is out now and available at http://www.mumfordandsons.com

dr fowlmouf
Dec
26

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Something Wrong” by Dr. Fowlmouf

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Dr. Fowlmouf. Produced by Vic Grimes, “Something Wrong” is a funny look at an underground MC’s struggle to collaborate with rappers in his hometown. “Something Wrong” is featured on Dr. Fowlmouf’s latest mixtape, Musick.

Bo Bruce
Dec
21

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “The Fall” by Bo Bruce

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Lady Catherine Anna Brudenell-Bruce, better known as Bo Bruce. Known for her appearance on The Voice UK, this is the singer’s first release since the competition. For more on Bo Bruce, check out her web site: www.bo-bruce.com. Download “The Fall” free here: http://emailunlock.com/bo-bruce/the-fall

kilo kish
Dec
20

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Navy” by Kilo Kish

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by NYC artist Kilo Robinson, better known as Kilo Kush. Check out the crazy visuals in the video for “Navy” and purchase the song via iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/album/navy-single/id559739955

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