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

    Wednesday, April 29, 2015

    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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Vans X Taka Hayashi Sea Life Pack

Partnering with designer Taka Hayashi, Vans Vault has refurbished the Sk8-Hi LX and Era silhouettes, adding a bit of an island feel to the suede and canvas classic sneakers. The new design is being called the “Sea Life” pack and will be available at Vans Vault stores once September gets here. Check out a few of […]

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Apple to Unveil New Versions of Smarthphones on Sept. 9th

It looks like Apple may be gearing up to announce something big within the coming weeks based on an invitation that was recently sent out to the media by the company. The invitation reads: “Wish we could say more” and displayed a picture of the corporate logo. Insiders are speculating that Apple will use this […]

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Lupe Fiasco Teams up with Jennifer Hudson & Common on “Remission”

Lupe Fiasco teamed up with the talented Jennifer Hudson and fellow Chicago emcee Common for his latest offering as an official ambassador for Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C). With J Hud and her powerful chops on vocals and Common spitting a rare fast flow, the song and message are both on point. The trio will be […]

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Fall Fashion With

Written by Monique Johnson It’s that time of the year again to ditch the worn in sandals, fold up the shorty shorts, tuck away the crop tops, and, invest in a Fall wardrobe that will have you standing out from your friends in the most epic selfie. To achieve this Fall’s trendy looks you won’t […]

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Justine Skye Teams Up w/ Tyga on “Collide”

Atlantic Records artist Justine Skye dropped her latest single, “Collide” featuring Tyga earlier this week, and celebrated the release with a party that was also in celebration of her nineteenth birthday. Rapper Tyga and reality TV personality and fashionista, Kylie Jenner along with Justine’s friends and family attended the party. Take a listen to “Collide” […]

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Wiz Khalifa’s “Blacc Hollywood” Goes to No. 1

Pittsburgh native Wiz Khalifa recently scored his first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart’s with his latest release, Blacc Hollywood, which hit stores on August 19th.  Although both of Wiz’s previous albums were big successes, this is his first album of his career to hit number one. The Taylor Gang front man sold 90,000 units his […]

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24 hour Mural Project

This time lapse video is just a sneak peek at some of the energy and concentration that goes into a 24 hour mural project. It showcases the process and gives the viewer an idea of how it all comes together… Stay tuned for more details @ or for watching…. Enjoy!      

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Raury is the “Indigo Child”

Written by Taliah Feldi Raury is definitely one of a kind. With a blend of folk, soul, rap, alternative, and gospel, his sound is the most versatile I’ve heard in awhile. The Atlanta native has been buzzing rapidly over the past few months after dropping his singles, “God’s Whisper,” “Sunshine” and “Cigarette Song” off of his debut album Indigo […]

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Violette Haze Capsule Collection

Downtown’s Sweetheart and film director, Vashtie Kola recently partnered with Cam’Ron to create a capsule collection for her clothing brand Violette. According to, the collection and collaboration was inspired by the Harlem rappers’ famous pink mink outfit and his classic album, Purple Haze, as well as the Violette clothing brand. Pieces include T-shirts with some of Cam’s […]

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“We Are The 610″ Mixtape Release Party!

As one of the official sponsors of the “We Are The 610″ Mixtape Release Party, we would like to invite all of our #Muteheads out to Pitchers Bar & Lounge tomorrow, Thursday, August 14th for the official “We Are The 610″ Mixtape Release Party. “We Are The 610″ is a compilation mixtape featuring artists who […]

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Mute Music Moment of the Day: “You & I” (Nobody In The World) by John Legend

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by John Legend. Just when you thought John couldn’t top “All of Me”, he’s back with this new mid-tempo ballad. “You & I” (Nobody In The World). Check out the video below; it has powerful message about self-love and cameos by a few people […]

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Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Where Would I Be” by The Kid C.A.B

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by The Kid C.A.B. “Where Would I Be” is an introspective track with an authentic Hip Hop feel to it. Check out the video below and leave us a comment letting us know what you think, enjoy!


Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Closure” by Ab-Soul

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Ab-Soul. “Closure” was directed by Jerome D.  and is featured on Ab-Soul’s recently released album, These Days.


Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Stay” by tyDi feat. Dia Frampton

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is “Stay” by tyDi featuring Dia Frampton. “Stay” is the first single off of tyDi’s REDEFINED album. Enjoy!  


Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Talking Dreams” by Echosmith

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Echosmith. Directed by Clea DuVall, “Talking Dreams” is featured on the band’s album, also called “Talking Dreams”.


Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Kimbo Slice” by Kalil Johnson

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Kalil Johnson. The video for “Kimbo Slice” was directed by Bradley Buehring and is featured on Kalil’s “Kingdom” album, available for free download here:   Photo Credit: DirtySouf Yankee

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Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Sunshine Waves” by Adam Zwig

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Adam Zwig. This live video features Adam singing one of his newest singles, “Sunshine Waves”. Be sure to listen closely to the words of this great song with a positive message.


Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Roses While We’re Young” by Andre Henry

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Andre Henry. “Roses While We’re Young” is a single off of Henry’s EP by the same name. The “Roses While We’re Young” EP is available online today. If you’re not busy, stop by Arlene’s Grocery in Manhattan tomorrow night for the official EP […]


Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Peace” by O.A.R.

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is the latest offering from O.A.R.. “Peace” is the band’s newest single and video. Be one of the first to see the video right here!


Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Salute” (Trophies Freestyle) by Sonny Chulo

Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Sonny Chulo. On “Salute” (Trophies Freestyle), Sonny goes in on the “Trophies” beat and makes it his own. Be one of the first to peep the video for it right here!