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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Titans X James Dean” by DAWN

    Saturday, May 30, 2015

    DAWN, otherwise known as Dawn Richard, surprised all of her fans with a visual release of her two latest singles, “Titans” and “James Dean”. As proven in this video, DAWN continues to challenge the mainstream agenda with her digitally artistic driven visuals and choreography. You can find “Titans” and “James Dean” on her latest album, […]

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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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News

rae
Jan
27

Raekwon Releases ‘Purple Tape Files’ Trailer @ Sundance

Making the announcement via his Twitter page, Raekwon announced on Sunday that he released the trailer for his upcoming documentary, The Purple Tape Files which commemorates the 20th anniversary of his classic debut album, Only Built For Cuban Linx. In order to fund the making of the doc, Raekwon and Wu-Tang member Ghostface will be […]

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Jan
24

5 Spring Trends to Keep an Eye Out For

Written by Stephanie M. Rios Trends, trends, trends, how do we ever manage to keep track of them all? Fortunately, there are people like me in the world who make keeping up with the latest styles a walk in the park. With that said, I’ve selected five Spring 2015 trends. Check them out below.   […]

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art
Jan
22

Jeantrix Presents a Fashion Film: ‘Art Revolution’

Our designing friends over at Jeantrix recently released a brand new fashion film entitled, Art Revolution. Check out the film below and be sure to read what the fellas have to say about why they chose to create a fashion film with such an important and relevant message.   Art Revolution from Jeantrix Tv on […]

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Jan
14

Purity Ring Release New Single & Album Tracklist

Due in stores March 3rd (in the states), the sophomore album from Canadian duo Purity Ring is entitled, Another Eternity. To help promote the album, the group released the newest single from Another Eternity, “Begin Again”, a laid back mix of Pop, Hip Hop and EDM that allows Megan James’ airy vocals to soar while the […]

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kc
Jan
13

Kelly Clarkson New Music: ‘Heartbeat Song’

Kelly Clarkson is back with a new pop song entitled, “Heartbeat Song”. This time around she teamed up with Greg Kurstin, the man behind her smash hit, “What Doesn’t Kill You (Stronger)” for another radio friendly song that is sure to skyrocket to the top like all of her other singles. Although the lyrics aren’t […]

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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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ball
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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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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