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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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May
21

‘Covers For Peace’ @ The Bitter End

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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May
21

Amy Winehouse Documentary ‘Amy’ Trailer Released

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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May
15

Byas&Leon Launch Event and Mixer

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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May
8

‘Peaches N Herb’ by Cole Williams & Nikhil P. Yerawadekar

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
May
6

Tidal: What’s the Difference?

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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Apr
29

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Homesick” by Catfish And The Bottlemen

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.  

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Apr
23

OSHUN Drops ‘Asase Yaa’ Mixtape On Earth Day

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 […]

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mind over matter
Apr
18

5 Record Store Day Releases You Need To Know About

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 […]

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Apr
17

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Fountain of Youth/Trap” Luv by Beanz

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!

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Apr
4

Go: 4 Art Exhibits in NYC

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 […]

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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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