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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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Apr
17

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Fountain of Youth/Trap” Luv by Beanz

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Beanz. “Fountain of Youth” and “Trap Luv” can be found on Beanz’s latest mixtape, Explicit Lyricist. Check out the two-part video below!

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kehinde
Apr
4

Go: 4 Art Exhibits in NYC

Looking for something artsy to do in NYC? Here are three exhibitions that are currently on display, and one on the way. Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic Showing now at the Brooklyn Museum, artist, Kehinde Wiley’s exhibit features Old Master-style opulently colored portraits of contemporary African-American men and women. Kehinde’s portraits are known for inciting […]

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yoga
Apr
4

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Yoga” by Janelle Monáe ft. Jidenna

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by R&B/Soul powerhouse, Janelle Monáe and her Wondaland labelmate, Jidenna (who is also an upcoming R&B force to be reckoned with). “Yoga” is something a little different than what we’ve heard from Janelle in the past. It is a club banger that is sure to […]

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mary
Apr
3

3 Reasons Why ‘The London Sessions’ Is Another Classic for Mary J. Blige

Written by David Nazario When the queen of Hip Hop Soul announced that she would be working with singers, songwriters, and producers from the UK to make and release an album called The London Sessions, I like most people wasn’t sure what to think of Mary’s project being made across the pond. How would it […]

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bjork-vulnicura
Mar
20

5 Independent Albums Released in 2015 That You Should Check Out

Written by John Zabala “F*** a major label, I’ma stick to independent.” These are classic words said by Dizzy Wright on his 2010 ode to real Hip Hop, Tha Truth. These words are beginning to ring true five years later for a lot of growing MCs and musicians. The music industry has been experiencing a […]

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Mar
10

“Saturday Morning Cartoons” Solo Exhibition by Jaime Morlock

Photography by Nachelle Profic Artist Jaime Morlock hosted a solo exhibition entitled, “Saturday Morning Cartoons” at Mi Casa Su Casa in downtown Reading, PA on Saturday night. The show featured paintings of popular cartoon characters like Rosie from the Jetsons, Garfield, and Animal. “I wanted to do a pop-art show that everyone could relate to. […]

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puma feature
Mar
7

Va$htie X Puma Collection

Written by Eleesha Ferguson Story & photo cred: Vashtie.com Why wouldn’t you love the new collection from Va$htie and Puma? She’s a beast when it comes to being a director, and she’s one of the best creative consultants, dj’s and “downtown sweethearts” to ever cultivate NYC culture. Recently, Puma Premium and Va$htie teamed up on […]

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Mar
4

Philly Fashion Week Recap

Written by Eleesha Ferguson Photos by Reesha Ferguson What do Ken Laurence, The JD Collection, and Greg Taylor all have in common? Yes, you guessed it, they were all top designers that showed at Philly Fashion Week! And oh what amazing collections each of them had. From ravishing reds to blissful blushes, each collection had […]

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Feb
25

NEON HITCH: THE ELEUTHEROMANIAC (Mutehead Exclusive Interview)

Interview by Ashlee Chanelle English singer-songwriter, Neon Hitch’s (yes, it’s her real name) life has been anything but ordinary. Her house burnt down the day she way born, causing her mother to purchase a caravan to live in. To get by, she and her family became street performers and artisans. Young Neon trained as a […]

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Feb
13

Dr. Martens X Jeantrix

Written by Eleesha Ferguson Photos by Reesh Ferguson Jeantrix has been in the game making customized kicks and threads for years now. Founded by N¥ce and HØmm, the pair began their journey as a hobby but soon realized that they struck gold and have been curating their own brand ever since. Jeantrix has been featured […]

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Mar
21

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Cherry Tree” by Kate Mills

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Kate Mills. “Cherry Tree” is a fun song and a great way to kickoff Spring 2015. Enjoy.

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Mar
9

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Absolution Calling” by Incubus

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Incubus. “Absolution Calling” is the newest video from the band. Check it out right here!

ledisi
Mar
7

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Like This” by Ledisi

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Ledisi. With a Hip Hop influence “Like This” is a perfect blend of Hip Hop Soul and a great addition to Ledisi’s collection of hits. Check it out right here.

Jazmine
Feb
26

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Forever Don’t Last” by Jazmine Sullivan

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Jazmine Sullivan. It’s nice to see Jazmine back and doing what she does best, writing and singing amazing music. “Forever Don’t Last” is featured on Jazmine’s latest album, Reality Show.    

fashawn
Feb
24

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Guess Who’s Back” by Fashawn

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Fashawn. “Guess Who’s Back” is featured on The Ecology album and was produced by Beewirks.

go
Feb
19

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Go” by Chelsea Reject feat. CJ Fly & T’Nah Apex

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Chelsea Reject featuring CJ Fly of Pro Era and T’Nah Apex. Enjoy!

tori
Feb
14

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Nobody Love” by Tori Kelly

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Tori Kelly. Check out the very cool art inspired official lyric video below.

dead sara
Feb
10

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Mona Lisa” by Dead Sara

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Dead Sara. “Mona Lisa” is featured on the band’s forthcoming album, Pleasure To Meet You.

LIGHTS
Feb
7

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Running With The Boys” by LIGHTS

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by LIGHTS. “Running With the Boys” is featured on her latest album, Little Machines, available here: http://smarturl.it/littlemachinesitunes

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Feb
4

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Wake Up” by NF

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by NF. “Wake Up” starts off as a mellow track, then explodes into something else that turns out to be pretty cool. Check it out right here!

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