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’ […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Catfish And The Bottlemen. “Homesick” is featured on the band’s debut album, THE BALCONY, which is in stores and available online now.
Hip Hop/Neo-Soul duo OSHUN released their debut mixtape, Asase Yaa today in celebration of Earth Day (The name OSHUN pays homage to an Yoruba river deity that represent elements of femininity and womanhood). Asase Yaa is the group’s latest offering since their debut EP, AFAHYE released last year around this time. According to OSHUN’s website, with their […]
It’s Record Store Day again, so you know what that means – new music and re-releases in vinyl form from great artists. This year is no exception. Although there are a number of cool new records to add to your collection, for the sake of keeping this list short, we’ve provided you with five of […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Beanz. “Fountain of Youth” and “Trap Luv” can be found on Beanz’s latest mixtape, Explicit Lyricist. Check out the two-part video below!
Looking for something artsy to do in NYC? Here are three exhibitions that are currently on display, and one on the way. Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic Showing now at the Brooklyn Museum, artist, Kehinde Wiley’s exhibit features Old Master-style opulently colored portraits of contemporary African-American men and women. Kehinde’s portraits are known for inciting […]
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
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 […]
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
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
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!
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 […]
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!
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!
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
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