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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
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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May
23

‘Lipstick and Timbs’ Listening Event

  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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May
22

Giselle Antonia Soft Launch

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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Jul
12

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Love Is Your Name” by Steven Tyler

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by legendary rocker/Aerosmith frontman, Steven Tyler. “Love Is Your Name” is the singer’s latest single, and in true Tyler fashion, features his classic wailing vocals and a sweet melody, and this time around, a nice Southern/country influence. Purchase “Love Is Your Name” via iTunes […]

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Jul
11

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Comfortable” by K Camp

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Atlanta rapper/singer, K Camp. After signing a deal with Interscope last year and being featured on XXL Magazine’s 2015 Freshman Class, the 25 year-old artist is quickly making a name for himself. Check out the video for “Comfortable” below, and purchase the track via iTunes: http://smarturl.it/KCampComfortable  

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Jul
10

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Last Kiss” by OverDoz

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day goes to the funky, Hip-Hop infused group from Inglewood, OverDoz and their latest single with none other than Pharrell. “Last Kiss” is accompanied by a fun and humorous video that has become typical for OverDoz. Needless to say, there isn’t a dull moment at all in this video for this up-tempo summertime […]

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Jul
9

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Million” by Tink

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Tink with “Million.” The 20 year-old singer/rapper has been creating waves in the industry lately and is showing no signs of slowing down. Check out the official video for “Million” (which samples the late Aaliyah’s classic “One In A Million) below, and purchase the track via […]

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Jul
8

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Girl” by The Internet ft. Kaytranada

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Odd Future Records soul band, The Internet and producer, Kaytranada.  The new single, “Girl” from the band’s new album EGO DEATH is a smooth, soulful song with a classic drum beat and trippy synths. Check out the new track, and purchase EGO DEATH here: http://smarturl.it/EGODEATH

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Jul
7

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Roll Up Your Sleeves” by Meg Mac

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from Australian blued-eyed soul/indie rock artist, Meg Mac. The video for Meg’s newest single “Roll Up Your Sleeves” is shot on a simple black and grey backdrop. That’s all that’s needed for now when you have vocals like her’s. Check out the track and video below, for […]

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Jul
6

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Cool For The Summer” by Demi Lovato

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from pop sensation, Demi Lovato. “Cool For The Summer” is definitely an upbeat banger that is, well, cool for the summer! With big beats, synths, Demi’s powerful vocals, and some risqué lyrics, this is sure to be a summer hit! Check out “Cool For The Summer” below, […]

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Jul
1

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Good Boy” by Sample Answer

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day features London-based, Dublin-raised artist, Sample Answer’s “Good Boy.” Drawing from a unique blend of classic pop, hip-hop, and R&B influences, this 22 year-old singer/songwriter is sure to rise to the top. Check out the video for the “Good Boy” single below, and pre-order Sample Answer’s Good Boy EP […]

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Jun
30

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “It’s Not My Fault” by Anthony Lewis ft. T.I.

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day features upcoming pop/r&b singer, Anthony Lewis. You may have heard Lewis’ recent cover of Soul For Real’s 90s classic, “Candy Rain.” Now, take a listen to “It’s Not My Fault” with the help of the ‘King of the South’, T.I.. Check out the official video below, and purchase […]

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Jun
29

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Do It Agin” by Pia Mia ft. Chris Brown & Tyga

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from 18 year-old singer/songwriter/model, Pia Mia. “Do It Again” (produced by Nic Nac) is a pop/r&b/hip-hop track, and with the help of Chris Brown & Tyga, Pia defintely makes it a banger! Check it out and purchase “Do It Again” here: http://smarturl.it/PiaDoItAgain             […]

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