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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Scars” by James Bay

    Tuesday, September 1, 2015

    Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from English indie-rock singer/songwriter, James Bay. After releasing his hit single, “Hold Back The River” and being receiving the 2015 Brit Awards’ “Critics Choice” award, Bay is doing quite well. Check out his new single and video “Scars” below, and purchase Bay’s debut album Chaos And The […]

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    Brooke Candy Teams Up With M.A.C. For New Makeup Collection

    Friday, August 28, 2015

    Written by Ashlee Chanelle Pop rapper/singer, Brooke Candy has teamed up with legendary brand, M.A.C., for a new, small line of cosmetics, featuring two bold lipstick shades and a bold, long-lasting, liquid eyeliner. The lipsticks, Mind Control (a bright red) and Which Witch (a dark hue) Candy has created are totally true to her out-of-the-box, […]

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    JoJo Is Back With ‘III’

    Tuesday, August 25, 2015

    Written by Ashlee Chanelle After a bout of fame at the tender age of 13 in the 2000s, with her hit singles “Leave (Get Out)” and “Too Little Too Late,” 24 year-old singer/songwriter, JoJo is back with new music. Over the years, JoJo, as expected, showed tremendous musical growth with side projects but was unable […]

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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Saving My Life” by Gorgon City ft. ROMANS

    Thursday, August 20, 2015

    Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from English garage duo, Gorgon City. With the help of singer-songwriter, ROMANS, “Saving My Life” packs soulful vocals as well as big production. It’s definitely a dance song to add to you end-of-summer playlist! Check out the official video for “Saving My Life” below and purchase the […]

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    Talib Kweli Drops Surprise Album, ‘F*ck The Money’

    Sunday, August 16, 2015

    Written by Ashlee Chanelle As a surprise to fans this past Friday, Talib Kweli dropped his new album Fuck The Money for free.  The night before, Kweli took to Instagram writing, “I’m dropping a free album tomorrow. Join Kweliclub.com, I will send it to you directly. #fuckthemoney.” Kweli fans are no strangers to surprise releases […]

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    5 Movies You Need To See

    Friday, August 14, 2015

    Written by Ashlee Chanelle & David Nazario 1. AMY AMY is a painfully beautiful documentary by Asif Kapadia giving viewers a look into the life of the late Amy Winehouse. With the story being told entirely through home video footage, news clips, lyrics, and a few interviews with close friends and family, AMY tells the story […]

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    Lana Del Rey Premieres Video For ‘High By The Beach’

    Friday, August 14, 2015

    Written by Ashlee Chanelle You may have read our previous article about Lana Del Rey, her new single “High By The Beach”, and the teaser for the video. If you haven’t, check it out here: http://mutemag.com/?p=8396 Well, Lana has just premiered the video yesterday, and it certainly packs a punch to say the least. Check out […]

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    Melanie Martinez Releases New Album, ‘Cry Baby’

    Friday, August 14, 2015

    Written by Ashlee Chanelle Twenty year-old singer/songwriter Melanie Martinez has finally released her long-awaited debut album, Cry Baby. Featuring the critically-acclaimed singles “Carousel” (made famous on the hit show American Horror Story), “Dollhouse”, and “Pity Party”, the album consists of thirteen songs total (the deluxe version of the album has three extra tracks). The album stays […]

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    Brooke Candy Drops New Single “Rubber Band Stacks”

    Friday, August 14, 2015

    Written by Ashlee Chanelle Rapper/singer, Brooke Candy is back with new material since her 2014 EP, Opulence. Brooke just dropped a new single since releasing her fashion film, A Study In Duality earlier this year. The song, “Rubber Band Stacks” is said to be the lead single off of what will be her debut studio album due […]

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    FILA USA x Pink Dolphin Clothing Unveil Limited Edition “Cage” Sneaker

    Tuesday, August 11, 2015

    FILA USA and Pink Dolphin Clothing dropped their limited edition Cage sneaker this week. The shoe was released exclusively on pinkdolphinonline.com and at all Pink Dolphin flagship stores. Made with a classic streetball design, the new Cage (currently sold out on pinkdolphinonline.com)  is priced at $112. The site boasts: “The shoe carries a sleek all white premium […]

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Jun
22

Taylor Swift Sparks Change In Apple’s Music Royalties Policy

  Written by Ashlee Chanelle “Bad Blood” singer, Taylor Swift is one of the most powerful artists in the industry today. It’s no surprise that when the 25 year-old pop star talks, people listen – big corporations included. Swift took to her Tumblr page to express her thoughts on Apple’s royalties policy: “To Apple, Love […]

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Jun
20

Big Sean Releases “One Man Can Change The World” Video & Summer Tour Dates

Gearing up for his 2015 summer tour with J. Cole and Jeremih, Big Sean built up the hype with the release of his new video, “One Man Can Change The World” featuring Kanye West and John Legend. The video pays tribute to his late grandmother Mildred V. Leonard – the woman Sean credits as teaching […]

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Jun
19

Travel Back Into Time With Spotify’s ‘Taste Rewind’

Spotify has taken discovering music to a new level with the launch of Taste Rewind. Now, the popular streaming service is making it easier for listeners to discover music they would have listened to decades ago based on their current musical tastes. Go back to the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, and discover something you’ve never […]

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Jun
16

‘Surf': Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment (Chance The Rapper)

Written by Mateo Toro The music just makes you feel good. That is the sentiment on Chance The Rapper’s latest project, Surf. Although the album was released for free on iTunes – which is unheard of – this is not a follow up to Chance’s breakout project, Acid Rap, nor is it intended to be. Donnie Trumpet and […]

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Jun
15

5 Free Fashion Events in NYC

Written by Stephanie M. Rios Fashion lovers – If you have yet to attend a fashion event you are committing a serious crime. As fashion enthusiasts we must support others who share our passion and experience all of the wonders the fashion world has to offer us. I at one time thought hat these types […]

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Jun
15

Miley Cyrus and Instagram Join Forces To Launch #InstaPride

Written by Ashlee Chanelle In an effort to help share transgender stories, Miley Cyrus has teamed up with Instagram to launch #InstaPride. Presented by Miley’s Happy Hippie Foundation, #InstaPride officially launched today (6/15), and “will share stories of transgender and gender expansive people from around the country over the next 2 weeks.” For more on Miley’s […]

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Jun
15

Janet Jackson “Unbreakable” Tour Dates

After a seven-year break, Janet Jackson and her team revealed the artwork and North American tour dates for her new “Unbreakable” Tour set to start on August 31st in Vancouver. Check out the full list of dates below: Aug. 31 Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena Sep. 2 Calgary, AB Scotiaba Saddledome Sep. 4 Edmonton, AB Rexall […]

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Jun
9

AFROPUNK 2015 NYC Festival Lineup

The legendary, world-famous AFROPUNK festival is taking place at Brooklyn’s Commodore Barry Park pm August 22nd and 23rd this year. This year’s flagship festival (Paris was home to the fest last year) features a hefty lineup with the legends like Lenny Kravitz, Grace Jones as well as Kelis, Danny Brown, Thundercat, Gold Link, and more. […]

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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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Jul
22

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Baltimore” by Prince ft. Eryn Allen Kane

Today’s Mute Music Moment of thr Day comes from none other than the musical legend that is Prince. With the help of Eryn Allen Kane, the musician pays tribute to the city of Baltimore with his song and video featuring footage of the recent protests and outcry for peace and justice following the death of […]

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Jul
21

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Blue” by Marina And The Diamonds

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from critically-acclaimed electropop artist, Marina And The Diamonds. “Blue” is the fourth single from the Welsh singer’s latest album, Froot. The song, in true Marina fashion, is a synthpop dream and features a cool video shot by photographer Charlotte Rutherford at “Dreamland” Pleasure Park. Check it out […]

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Jul
20

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Dance Like We’re Making Love” by Ciara

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from R&B singer-songwriter and all-around entertainer, Ciara. “Dance Like We’re Making Love” is the second single off Ciara’s critically-acclaimed album Jackie. Check out the song along with the hot video below. You can also purchase Jackie via iTunes: http://smarturl.it/CiaraJackie

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Jul
19

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Shame” by Tyrese

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from actor and R&B veteran, Tyrese. “Shame”, which features background vocals from powerhourse vocalist, Jennifer Hudson, is the second single off of Tyrese’s new album, Black Rose. Check out the video below!

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Jul
18

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “All Around The World” by Rejjie Snow

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from upcoming Irish rapper, Rejjie Snow. After supporting acts such as Kendric Lamar and Ghostface Killah, Snow is now making a name for himself and rising to the top. Check out the official video for his track “All Around The World” below, and download the song here: […]

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Jul
17

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “But You Don’t Love A Ghost” by Emarosa

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day goes to the very talented post-hardcore band Emarosa and their latest single. “But You Don’t Love A Ghost” off of their album Versus. You can purchase Versus on iTunes here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/versus/id904818486

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Jul
16

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Happiness Is Such A Mess” by Introverted Dancefloor

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Bevan Smith a.k.a. Introverted Dancefloor with “Happiness Is Such A Mess.” The upcoming New Zealand artist who’s music is a mixture of multiple genres like techno, folk, and edm, provides a synthy-pop feel on “Happiness Is Such A Mess” and a taste of his unique sound. […]

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Jul
15

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Como Un Sueño” by Kay Cola

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from rising R&B singer-songwriter, Kay Cola. As the daughter of renowned Jazz and classical musician, Hubert Laws, and her time spent in the industry as a songwriter (she’s written for Dr. Dre, The Game, Eminem, to name a few), Cola is showing that she can hold her […]

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Jul
14

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Uh Huh” by ROMANS

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from up and coming band, ROMANS. “Uh Huh” is the Roc Nation-signed band’s latest single off of their new project Overthinking – Part 1. The track is a catchy tune that you’re defintely going to be singing along to. Check out the the new video for the […]

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Jul
13

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Los Angeles” by the bird and the bee

Today’s Mute Music Moment come from indie-pop, L.A.-based band, the bird and the bee. “Los Angeles” pays tribute to their home town. Check out the fun song and video below – perfect for your summer playlist! You can pre-order the band’s album Recreational Love (set for release July 17) here:  http://smarturl.it/RecreationalLove

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