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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Caution Tape” by Starling Glow

    Sunday, August 2, 2015

    Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from pop/rock band (fronted by Liz Hill) Starling Glow with “Caution Tape.”  The band has been causing a buzz with their pop/rock/edm style, and “Caution Tape” is true to form. Check out the official video for the single below, and purchase the track via iTunes: http://bit.ly/StarlingGlowEP    

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    Lauryn Hill Pays Tribute To Nina Simone On The Tonight Show

    Saturday, August 1, 2015

    90s R&B/HipHop/Soul legend, Ms. Lauryn Hill wowed the audience at The Tonight Show last night with her cover of Nina Simone’s “Feeling Good.” Hill, along with many other artists, can be heard on the new Simone tribute compilation album, Nina Revisited: A Tribute To Nina Simone. Check out Ms. Lauryn Hill’s performance. below!

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    Kid Cudi’s New Single “Confused” On Soundcloud

    Saturday, August 1, 2015

    After a bit of teasing, Kid Cudi is back with the first single, “Confused” from his new album, Speedin’ Bullet To Heaven. Cudi finally debuted the song via Soundcloud after slowly releasing info about the new album over the past few months. Cudi also recently hinted at what the new album might sound like telling fans […]

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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Nightmares” by Conquer Divide

    Saturday, August 1, 2015

    Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from the all-female metal band, Conquer Divide. The band’s new single “Nightmares” is a track packed with heavy guitar layers, sick riffs, high-powered fast drumming, and of course powerful vocals/screams. Check out the official video below, and purchase “Nightmares” and the rest of Conquer Divide’s nee album […]

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    The Weeknd “Can’t Feel My Face” Video On Apple Music

    Tuesday, July 28, 2015

    Written by Ashlee Chanelle The oh-so-mysterious rising artist, The Weeknd has been everywhere lately, but still hasn’t lost the charm that made fans fall in love with him. His unique way of expressing love, pain, addiction, and a wide range of emotions still comes through in his music. The Weeknd’s latest track, “Can’t Feel My […]

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    Prince To Release Album ‘HITNRUN’ This Year

    Tuesday, July 28, 2015

    The musical genius that is Prince is gearing up to release his 38th studio album later this year. The legendary musician’s band, 3rdEyeGirl confirmed the news to BBC. The band was quoting as telling BBC’s 6 Music,  “It’s weird, there’s a lot of experimental sound. It’s just hit after hit and definitely caters to those […]

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    J. Cole in Janet Jackson ‘No Sleeep’ Video

    Monday, July 27, 2015

    The legendary performer that is Miss Janet Jackson recently released her new song and video, “No Sleeep” featuring J.Cole. The video, directed by Dave Meyers, has drawn comparisons to Jackson’s 90s classic, “That’s The Way Love Goes”, with Cole adding a new-school feel. Check out the video and track (produced by long-time Jackson collaborators, Jimmy […]

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    Converse ‘Chuck Taylor All-Star II’

    Thursday, July 23, 2015

    The Chuck Taylor is without a doubt one of the most widely recognized fashion staples ever. Today, the legendary brand, Converse, released the Chuck Taylor All-Star II – a new spin on the original basketball sneaker. The new Chuck has been made to provide more comfort and flexibility to wearers by adding Nike Lunarlon sock […]

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    3 ‘Clueless’ Fashion Trends & How to Rock Them in 2015

    Tuesday, July 21, 2015

    Over the weekend the 90s classic film, Clueless celebrated its 20th birthday. The coming-of-age comedy is about socialites and best friends Cher (Alicia Silverstone) and Dionne (Stacey Dash), and their fashionable adventures trying to earn good grades while dating and learning how to drive. Designed by costume designer, Mona May, the clothing used in the […]

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    M.I.A. Releases ‘Matahdatah Scroll 01: Broader Than A Boarder’ Video

    Tuesday, July 21, 2015

    Written by Ashlee Chanelle After some leaks and teasing, M.I.A. is back with a new project. The singer released a new project called last week called Matahdatah, along with a new video entitled “Matahdatah Scroll 01: Broader Than a Border.” The video features new songs “Swords” and “Warriors” from previous album, Matangi. The short film, which […]

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Jun
7

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Let’s Do Something (Starring Amanda Hackey)” by FUTURISTIC

Known jokester and very talented emcee, FUTURISTIC, dropped another new visual off of his new album The Rise. Let’s Do Something” features the internet famous dancing superstar Amanda Hackey and follows the duo around the city as they get into so me trouble. You can purchase FUTURISTIC’s s album here on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/album/id98162427

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Jun
5

Ed Sheeran & The Roots Cover ‘Trap Queen’ by Fetty Wap

Filmed backstage at The Tonight Show with the legendary Roots crew in tow, singer and Hip Hop head, Ed Sheeran recently covered Fetty Wap’s “Trap Queen”, and the outcome was pretty cool. Whether you love or hate Fetty’s anthem of a song, Sheeran’s version is definitely worth a listen, (if for nothing else then to […]

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Jun
4

‘The Master Key Principles: A Featured Presentation’ by Blaque Keyz

Written by Jessica Kochel After releasing GripTape and TapeDecks back in 2012, Blaque Keyz kind of fell under the radar for a while. A song release here and a song release there, but otherwise pretty mute; but that doesn’t mean he wasn’t working. Touring alongside his Beautiful Mind teammates has taken up some of his time recently. However, somewhere […]

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Jun
3

Nao: ‘February 15′ EP Review

Written by Taliah Feldi Nowadays it’s difficult to sound original with everything already being done in music. Despite this, Nao still delivers with an authentic sound. Just dropping her debut EP, “So Good” this past October, the British singer is back with more gems and has also been working with a few of the U.K.’s finest.  Most recently […]

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Jun
2

Akon to Help Bring Electricity to 600 Million People in Africa

 When he’s not filling clubs and radio stations with pop hits,  singer/songwriter/producer, Akon can be found using his celebrity status for good. Most recently, the Senegalese-American  artist, has opened a Solar Academy as part of his organization,  Akon Lighting Africa, in hopes of supplying 600 million people in  rural Africa with electricity.  Solar Academy, located […]

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Jun
2

Chelsea Reject: ‘CMPLX’ Mixtape Review

Written by Jessica Kochel In a musical, Hip Hop world filled with trap beats and club tracks, Chelsea Reject’s newest tape is such a refreshing listen. Despite being a male dominated music genre, Chelsea found a way to seal her mark amongst the boys by giving CMPLX an entirely different sound and feel that makes […]

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Jun
2

Black Lives Matter Art Show

Fueled by the recent protests and the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown at the hands of police officers, there will be a Black Lives Matter Art Show on Governors Island in New York City this weekend. Organized by Occupy Art, the art show is inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, and will […]

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Jun
1

5 Artists You Should Be Following On Instagram

Written by Jeremy Reed With the help of social networks and the internet as a resource for sharing and displaying talent on a worldwide scale, creativity is at an all time high in this day and age . Here are 5 artists on Instagram that are sure to fill your timeline with nothing but dope […]

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May
31

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Makaveli” by $kinny

After releasing this single a while back, $kinny finally came back around with the visuals for “Makaveli”. Filmed on a strip of road in a barren land somewhere in the desert, $kinny directed a perfectly laid back video that just fits this track. No word on a project in the works but you can purchase […]

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May
30

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

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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Jun
26

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Songs I Can’t Listen To” by Neon Trees

Today’s Mute Music Moment is being passed over to Neon Trees and the latest video for their single “Songs I Can’t Listen To.” This video shows the relationship ups and downs with the frontman and his video beau against the beautiful backdrop of L.A. You can get this single on iTunes here: https://itunes.apple.com/album/songs-i-cant-listen-to/id988920852?i=988920889&ign-mpt=uo%3D5    

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Jun
25

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Paper Trail$” by Joey Bada$$

Today’s Mute Music Moment goes to Joey Bada$$ and his single “Paper Trail$.” As expected, Joey keeps to his old school Hip Hop vibe and makes it very clear that he’s still a contender amongst the commercial names saturating the media. You can find this track on his debut album B4.DA.$$ here: http://po.st/b4damoney     […]

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Jun
24

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Worse Things Than Love” by Timeflies ft. Natalie La Rose

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from musically-diverse duo, Timeflies, with the help of rising Pop/R&B artist, Natalie La Rose. “Worse Things Than Love” is the newest single from Timeflies, and it’s surely a song to have on your summer playlist. Check it out, and purchase the single here: http://tmfli.es/wrsthngs    

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Jun
23

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “SummerThing!” by Afrojack ft. Mike Taylor

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from world-renowned DJ/Producer/Remixer, Afrojack with the help of Mike Taylor. As the title suggests, “SummerThing!” is a perfect song for the summer, and of course Afrojack created a club banger with this one! Listen below, and purchase “SummerThing!” here: https://itun.es/us/K2kh8  

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Jun
22

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “I Know There’s Gonna Be (Good Times) ft. Young Thug & Popcaan” by Jamie xx

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from English music producer/remixer (and member of London-based band, The xx) Jamie xx with the help Young Thug and Popcaan. “I Know There’s Gonna Be (Good Times)” is the third single off of In Colour, Jamie’s upcoming album. Check it out!

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Jun
21

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Fire Under My Feet (United Studios Session)” by Leona Lewis

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from British singer, Leona Lewis. Known for her hit single “Bleeding Love” a few years back along with three critically-acclaimed albums, Lewis is back with “Fire Under My Feet.” The song is the first single from her upcoming fifth studio album I Am. Check out the live […]

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Jun
20

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Look What We’ve Become” by Grace Potter

Today’s Mute Music Moment comes from singer-songwriter Grace Potter (also te frontwoman of Grace Potter and the Nocturnals). With Potter’s unique vocals, edgy lyrics and the heavy-hitting rock instrumental, you’re sureto be jammin’ to “Look What We’ve Become.” Listen below!    

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Jun
19

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Free” by Dâm-Funk

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from L.A. funk artist and “Ambassador of Boogie Funk”, Damon Riddick a.k.a. Dâm-Funk. “Free” is a great track to chill-out to. Check it out!    

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Jun
18

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Golden (ft. Sia)” by Travie McCoy

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from rap/rocker and Gym Class Heroes frontman, Travie McCoy, with the help of powerhouse singer-songwriter, Sia. After a little musical hiatus, the ever-talented McCoy is back with his new single, “Golden.” Check out the video below, and buy the track via iTunes: http://smarturl.it/TravieGOLDEN        

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Jun
17

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “All On Me” by Gyptian

Today’s Mute Music Moment goes to famed Jamaican singer Gyptian and his latest single “All On Me.” The video features Gyptian and his female co-star surrounded by the beautiful island scenery as they spend a romantic day together. You can purchase this single on iTunes here: http://smarturl.it/GyptianAOM      

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