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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Right Enough” by Trevor Jackson

    Wednesday, September 2, 2015

    Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from 19 year-old, up and coming entertainer, Trevor Jackson. “Right Enough,” off of Jackson’s new album In My Feelings is a song about his struggles, dealings with fake friends, and ultimately what led him to where he is today. The track is a song of empowerment and just […]

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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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Apr
4

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Yoga” by Janelle Monáe ft. Jidenna

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by R&B/Soul powerhouse, Janelle Monáe and her Wondaland labelmate, Jidenna (who is also an upcoming R&B force to be reckoned with). “Yoga” is something a little different than what we’ve heard from Janelle in the past. It is a club banger that is sure to […]

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Apr
3

3 Reasons Why ‘The London Sessions’ Is Another Classic for Mary J. Blige

Written by David Nazario When the queen of Hip Hop Soul announced that she would be working with singers, songwriters, and producers from the UK to make and release an album called The London Sessions, I like most people wasn’t sure what to think of Mary’s project being made across the pond. How would it […]

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Mar
20

5 Independent Albums Released in 2015 That You Should Check Out

Written by John Zabala “F*** a major label, I’ma stick to independent.” These are classic words said by Dizzy Wright on his 2010 ode to real Hip Hop, Tha Truth. These words are beginning to ring true five years later for a lot of growing MCs and musicians. The music industry has been experiencing a […]

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Mar
10

“Saturday Morning Cartoons” Solo Exhibition by Jaime Morlock

Photography by Nachelle Profic Artist Jaime Morlock hosted a solo exhibition entitled, “Saturday Morning Cartoons” at Mi Casa Su Casa in downtown Reading, PA on Saturday night. The show featured paintings of popular cartoon characters like Rosie from the Jetsons, Garfield, and Animal. “I wanted to do a pop-art show that everyone could relate to. […]

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Mar
7

Va$htie X Puma Collection

Written by Eleesha Ferguson Story & photo cred: Vashtie.com Why wouldn’t you love the new collection from Va$htie and Puma? She’s a beast when it comes to being a director, and she’s one of the best creative consultants, dj’s and “downtown sweethearts” to ever cultivate NYC culture. Recently, Puma Premium and Va$htie teamed up on […]

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Mar
4

Philly Fashion Week Recap

Written by Eleesha Ferguson Photos by Reesha Ferguson What do Ken Laurence, The JD Collection, and Greg Taylor all have in common? Yes, you guessed it, they were all top designers that showed at Philly Fashion Week! And oh what amazing collections each of them had. From ravishing reds to blissful blushes, each collection had […]

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Feb
25

NEON HITCH: THE ELEUTHEROMANIAC (Mutehead Exclusive Interview)

Interview by Ashlee Chanelle English singer-songwriter, Neon Hitch’s (yes, it’s her real name) life has been anything but ordinary. Her house burnt down the day she way born, causing her mother to purchase a caravan to live in. To get by, she and her family became street performers and artisans. Young Neon trained as a […]

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Feb
13

Dr. Martens X Jeantrix

Written by Eleesha Ferguson Photos by Reesh Ferguson Jeantrix has been in the game making customized kicks and threads for years now. Founded by N¥ce and HØmm, the pair began their journey as a hobby but soon realized that they struck gold and have been curating their own brand ever since. Jeantrix has been featured […]

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Feb
12

‘Poetry of Riddim’ Lights up the Blue Note

Presented by drummer and band director, Swiss Chris, “Poetry of Riddim” took the stage at legendary jazz club, Blue Note in Manhattan Monday night. With Swiss on drums, accompanied by a full band, a harpist, vocalists, dancers and emcees, the performance was full of surprises and good energy. The night kicked off with a drum solo […]

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Feb
10

‘La Lucha: Quisqueya & Haiti, One Island’ Opening Reception

Curated by Yelanie Rodriguez in collaboration with Haiti Cultural Exchange (www.haiticulturalx.org), the opening reception for “La Lucha: Quisqueya & Haiti, One Island” took place at the Rio Penthouse Gallery I this past Friday. Located in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan, the gallery was jam packed with art enthusiasts, artists, friends and family, all taking […]

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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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Jun
16

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Love 3X” by ZZ Ward

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from blues/rock singer-sonwriter, ZZ Ward. Check out the offitcial video for “Love 3x” via Vevo below. You can find the track on ZZ’s album, THIS MEANS WAR, available now: http://smarturl.it/zza2?IQid=vevo   p

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Jun
15

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Ghost” by Halsey

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by rising singer-songwriter, Halsey. Check out “Ghost” via Vevo below, and pre-order Halsey’s album BADLANDS here: http://smarturl.it/HalseyBadlands?IQid=YT.Ghost    

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Jun
14

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Bout It” by JMSN

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day goes to JMSN, who released his video for his newest single “Bout It” off of his previously released project BLUE. As expected, JMSN stuck to simple and minimized visuals that have that old school kind of look to them just like the rest of the music videos he released for […]

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Jun
13

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Still In Love” by JAHKOY

Today’s Mute Music Moment goes to a very talented Canadian fella by the name of JAHKOY. The singer-songwriter-producer blends R&B and electronic house with his latest track “Still In Love,” providing us with a fresh sound. JAHKOY’s triple threat talent is one to look out for! His forthcoming project, Temptations is set to drop later […]

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Jun
12

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “The Wonder Years” by Jesse Boykins III

Today’s Mute Music Moment is brought to you by Jesse Boykins III. The Chi-Town soul singer takes us on a journey of his life through polaroids and low-fi clips in his visual for “The Wonder Years” off his album Love Apparatus. If you pay close attention you can peep Vic Mensa, DJ Kitty Cash, Kilo […]

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Jun
11

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Grow Like A Seed” by Juliette Ashby

Today’s Mute Music Moment goes to singer-songerwriter Juliette Ashby. Ever wonder what R&B, Reggae and Neo-Soul would sound together? Well, Juliette’s music is pretty darn close to it. The London native shares moments of her working on her craft and spending time with her love in her latest visual titled,”Grow Like A Seed” off her […]

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Jun
10

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “U Mad” by Vic Mensa ft. Kanye West

Today’s Mute Music of the Day is brought to you by rising rapper, Vic Mensa. With the help of Kanye West, Mensa delivers a dark, wild, and raucous visual for “U Mad.” Check out the video for “U Mad” below and purchase the song via iTunes here: http://smarturl.it/iVMUMad  

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Jun
9

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Psycho (Remix)” by Rozzi Crane ft. Pusha T

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day comes from rising San Francisco singer-songwriter, Rozzi Crane. After time spent as a background vocalist, Crane became the first artist to sign to Adam Levine’s label, 222 Records, and was also featured on Maroon 5’s “Come Away To The Water.” Check out the remix of her single, “Psycho” […]

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Jun
8

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Clothes Off” by Ria Mae

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Canadian singer-songwriter, Ria Mae. The smooth production on “Clothes Off” paired with Ria’s edgy vocals and provacative lyrics will definitely get you groovin’. Check out the new video below, and download “Clothes Off” on iTunes: http://smarturl.it/ClothesOffSingle  

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