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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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Dec
12

Joell Ortiz Interview

We recently had a chance to chop it up with one of the cover artists featured on the new issue of Mute Magazine, Joell Ortiz. Joell spoke to us about his new emcee freestyle competition as well as gave us an update on how things are going with his latest album, House Slippers. Check out the […]

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Mute Mixer
Dec
11

Mute Mag 2014 Fall/Winter Issue Release Mixer!!

 #MuteheadMessage: Join us this Sat. Dec. 13th at Fresthetic (552 Grand St., Brooklyn, New York) four our 2014 Fall/Winter Issue Release Mixer as we celebrate this special edition double cover featuring Cormega and Joell Ortiz!!  Stop by and be one of the first to pick up your copy and meet a few of the talented […]

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j cole
Dec
10

J. Cole “2014 Forest Hills Drive” Album Review

Written by Mateo Toro of Mindovermattertv J. Cole has gone on to defy critics, not once, but twice, with two number one albums, and eventually outselling Yeezus last year when he released his 2013 studio LP, Born Sinner. This year J. Cole seems to be more confident than he’s ever been as an artist. He […]

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prince
Dec
4

Prince Shows Us When to Stop Being Social on Social Media

When Mr. Purple Rain himself suddenly appeared on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube earlier this year it was a shock to all of us, especially his hardcore fans who are known advocates for his lack of social media involvement. For the past ten years the legendary musician has been very vocal about […]

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mary
Dec
4

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Whole Damn Year” by Mary J. Blige

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by the Queen of Hip Hop Soul, Mary J. Blige. “Whole Damn Year” is the first official single for Mary’s latest album, The London Sessios released on Tuesday.  

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Nov
11

Cormega Photo Shoot & Interview

We here in the #MuteUniverse are honored to be featuring the one and only Cormega on the cover of our special edition 2014 Fall/Winter issue. The veteran rhymer who recently released arguably one of the best Hip Hop albums of 2014, is gracing one of the covers of our new 2014 Fall/Winter issue dropping this month. (Look out […]

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Oct
31

Thriftncouture’s 4 Tips for Successful Thrifting

Written by Monique Johnson, Founder of Thriftncouture Shopping in thrift stores is a fun and rewarding way to gain access to unique and affordable fashion. However, uniqueness and affordability are not the only two benefits of thrifting. If your shopping trip is successful you will find staple pieces that you can wear with multiple outfits, […]

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Oct
28

Mute Music Moment of The Day: “Jetskis” by Jaden Smith

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Jaden Smith who has been on a roll lately. The AzZi-produced track is titled “Jetskis”.

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Oct
28

Take a “Praise Break” with Daniel Caesar

Written by Taliah Feldi of Taliahvibes.com Daniel Caesar is an up and coming singer and songwriter that is destined to break out. The Toronto native is not like the other singers that are rising from “The 6″ with hazy tones and uninspired lyrics, instead Caesar digs deep into his life with his songwriting. He dropped a stellar three-track mini […]

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Oct
22

“SYNERGY”: Exploring Man & The Machine w/ S.T.A.R.C.H

Written by Harvey Leon, Founder of www.starchedsuns.com There’s something to be said about man and the machine…Indeed, there’s actually much to say on the subject; there are entire schools of thought devoted to studying the nature of this ever-changing relationship. To put things in perspective, I’m speaking of humanity’s relationship to technology, the broad definition of […]

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Oct
17

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “I Am LEGEND” by Kaydee

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Toronto, Canada based artist Kaydee. “I Am LEGEND” is the first single off of Kaydee’s new album, The Transition available for download on November 17th.

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Oct
3

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Falling Short” by Låpsley

 Today’s Mute Music Moment of the day is brought to you by 18 year old singer and producer, Låpsley. Take a listen to the amazing voice of this young star on the rise!  

jon-waltz
Oct
2

Mute Music Moment of The Day: “College Girl” by Jon Waltz

 Today’s Mute Music Moment of the day is brought to you by Memphis rapper Jon Waltz. “College Girl” is a song featured on Jon’s upcoming project, Alyss due out this week.

josh record
Oct
2

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Wide Awake” by Josh Record

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Josh Record. “Wide Awake” is featured on the album Pillars. The video is a bit on the trippy side, check it out for yourself and let us know what you think of it in the comments section below.  

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Sep
29

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Two Weeks” by FKA twigs

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by songstress, FKA twigs. Check out the video for her song “Two Weeks” right here!

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Sep
28

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Disappointed” by Chloe Howl

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Chloe Howl. Enjoy!

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Sep
25

Mute Music Moment of The Day “Chamber of Reflection” by Mac Demarco

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is a wonderfully groovy song called “Chambers Of Reflection” by Mac  Demarco. This song is the ninth track from his newest album, Salad Days. Mac never fails to give us some of the most mellow music of the past decade. Check out the new video and let us know what you […]

sbrt
Sep
23

Mute Music Moment of The Day “The Light” by SBTRKT feat. Denai Moore

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the day is brought to you by producer SBTRKT and British singer Denai Moore. SBTRKT’s forthcoming album, Wonder Where We Land dropped yesterday. This beast producer has already worked with artists such as Raury, A$AP Ferg, Sampha and now Denai Moore on this dope collab.      

black
Sep
18

Mute Music Moment of The Day “Reason” by Spooky Black

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the day is brought to you by Spooky Black. This is “Reason” from his first EP Leaving. Spooky’s name has been coming up a lot lately on the wonderful world wide web. Spooky can sing with the best of them and makes love songs for the soul. Check out his latest […]

sober
Sep
17

Mute Music Moment of The Day: “Sober” by Childish Gambino

Written by Taliah of Taliahvibes.com Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is “Sober” by Childish Gambino. “Sober” has a soul-pop feel and allows Childish Gambino to showcase his vocal ability.  The song is featured on Gambino’s Gangsta Grillz Mixtape.  

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