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Jan
12

Lauryn Hill to Embark on Acoustic Tour

Fans of Lauryn Hill are in for a treat that will begin next month. Ms. Hill just announced that she will be embarking on a small two week acoustic tour where she will play two dates in Washington, D.C. and five nights in New York City. Lauryn will be hitting the stage at the Howard […]

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Jan
9

Governors Ball Lineup Announcement Video

Featuring over fifty acts, this year’s lineup for The Governors Ball Music Festival in New York City was released two days ago via an announcement video that captures the essence of NYC while also providing a list of all of the great acts that will be hitting the stage during the festival this June. The […]

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Jan
8

The Skateroom X Jean-Michel Basquiat

The Skateroom and the estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat recently partnered to create a series of limited edition skateboard decks featuring some of Basquiat’s most famous pieces created during the early 80s, including “Gold Griot”, Quality Meats for the Public”, “Anthony Clarke” and “In Italian”. The artwork is displayed on maple decks that can currently be […]

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ellie
Jan
7

New Ellie Goulding: ‘Love Me Like You Do’

Making her contribution to the Fifty Shades of Grey Soundtrack, Ellie Goulding has dropped a new song entitled, “Love Me Like You Do”. Although the full list of artists featured on the soundtrack has yet to be released, it is confirmed that The Weeknd will appear on the album, as well as Beyoncé if the […]

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coachella
Jan
7

Drake, AC/DC & Jack White to Headline Coachella

It has recently been announced that this year Drake, AC/DC, and Jack White will headline the 2015 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. Azealia Banks, Tyler The Creator, Ab-Soul, The Weeknd, The War on Drugs, Run The Jewels, Action Bronson, Vic Mensa, FKA Twigs, and a host of others will also be hitting the stage. The three […]

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Jan
6

Rihanna Wants ‘World Peace’

“In a perfect world, we would make love over war / What the world really needs, is to feel love again,” Rihanna sings on a new song of hers that is rumored to be on her R8 album that she is currently working on. This is RiRi’s eighth studio album. Up until now details on […]

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Dec
30

“The Exhibition About Nothing” by Wale & Eastmen Collective

Written by Theron cook Hip Hop recording artist Wale is all about creating a platform for discovery and showcasing that platform when he recently collaborated with Eastmen Collective. Eastmen & Wale collectively organized and presented “The Exhibition About Nothing”. To me the title suggests that “nothing” is something or “something” comes from nothing. This exhibition […]

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Dec
21

#ARTLIFE: “The Future Is Now”

Written by Theron Cook Sometimes you have to completely change things up, and that’s exactly what former Roc-A-Fella Records CEO Dame Dash did. Dame’s newest downtown gallery located in the Lower East Side of Manhattan has changed its name from Poppington to 60 Orchard Gallery, and is celebrating the name change with a strong three day opening […]

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Dec
21

Madonna X Kanye West: ‘Illuminati’

The Material Girl is back with new music. Originally planning to release the first single, “Living For Love” off of her Rebel Heart album next year, Madonna decided to switch things up and release six all new tracks from the album months in advance. Here’s what she had to say about the new music: ” I […]

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Dec
21

Fabolous ‘Will Smith’ Freestyle

In order to prep fans for his highly anticipated 90s themed digital only mixtape, The Young OG Project, Fabolous has released a freestyle entitled, “Will Smith”. For those of you who have been watching Fab’s moves lately, you may notice that the verses featured on “Will Smith” were also the same verses that he recently spit […]

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avery
Jan
23

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Call My Name” by Avery Sunshine

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Avery Sunshine. “Call My Name” is a smooth R&B track strictly for the grown folks (and those young folks who love classic R&B). Enjoy!

customary
Jan
15

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Fear” by Customary

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Customary. “Fear” is a dope and honest track about fear and the ways to overcome it by using faith. Enjoy!

common
Jan
14

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Glory” by Common feat. John Legend

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Common and John Legend, and is featured on the soundtrack to the movie Selma. A #MuteSalute goes out to Common and John Legend for being awarded a Golden Globe for this song in the “Best Original Song” category!

margo
Jan
13

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Colours” by Margo Rey

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Margo Rey. “Colours” is a great ballad about self empowerment and the greatness that lies within each and every one of us. Enjoy #Muteheads!

sliding thru
Jan
9

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Sliding Thru” by Manz feat. $wavy & King Ces

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Manz featuring $wavy and King Ces. Enjoy the laid back vibe of “Sliding Thru” below!

first wake
Jan
8

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “First Wake” by Silent Planet

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Silent Planet. “First Wake” is featured on the band’s newest album, The Night God Slept released on Solid State Records. To order your copy of the album visit: http://smarturl.it/thenightgodslept

marco
Jan
7

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Witches of Ulster” by Marco Benevento

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Marco Benevento. “Witches of Ulster” is featured on Marco’s Swift album. The video was directed and animated by Anne Beal. Enjoy!

lost
Dec
23

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Under The Pressure” by The War On Drugs

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by The War on Drugs. “Under The Pressure” is featured on the band’s critically acclaimed album, Lost In The Dream, released back in March.

gotta keep
Dec
21

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Gotta Keep” by Jarrod Lawson

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by soulful crooner, Jarrod Lawson. “Gotta Keep” is a fresh dose of inspirational feel good music to get your Sunday started off on the right foot. Enjoy #Muteheads!

maya
Dec
20

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Black Jeans” by Mayaeni

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Mayaeni. Mayaeni is Roc Nation’s newest signee and hails from Detroit, and more importantly, she’s a chick who plays guitar. Check out the video below! Photo Credit: Frankie Fultz

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