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 […]
A #MuteSalute is in order for Los Angeles native and rising star Jhene Aiko, who is nominated in three categories at this year’s Grammy Awards. Her hit “The Worst” is up for Best R&B Song, while her EP Sail Out is competing in the Best Urban Contemporary Album category. Although Aiko is still relatively new […]
Presented by A Rebel Minded Society, this recap video was shot by founder of A Rebel Minded Society, Grizzly Bocourt at the 2014 Fall/Winter Issue Release Mixer. A #Mutesalute goes out to Fresthetic clothing store in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, as well as A Rebel Minded Society, S.T.A.R.C.H, and That’s My Cole for sponsoring the event. Peep the […]
Cambridge, Boston based brand Concepts is back with another New Balance collaboration sneaker, this time called “Luxury Goods”. This is the third time that the two brands have teamed up to create one of a kind freshness for your feet. Other collaborations include the “C-Note” (998) and the “Rose” (997). This time around the two […]
Brooklyn based sneaker boutique Roc N’ Sole has partnered with Odd Sox to release a limited edition collection of socks to commemorate All Star Weekend 2015. Being that All Star Weekend is being held in Brooklyn this year, the collab is right on time. Although Roc N’ Sole recently released a sneak peak of the […]
What began in 2014 as a party in East London created by Disclosure has now grown into a partnership with Rudimental that has spawned the very first Wild Life Festival 2015. The music festival is going down June 6th – 7th at Brighton City Airport and includes a pretty impressive lineup of diverse artists. Performers […]
The Soul 4Real Tuesdays Open Mic Night celebrated its 8th anniversary last night at The Shrine in Harlem, NYC. Hosted by singer and songwriter Raine Torae, the night allowed a bevy of up and coming artists to hit the stage and perform original songs and covers for all of the music lovers in attendance. Although […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Jane Jupiter (formerly known as Kid Sister) featuring Chapman. “Stargazing” is featured on Jane Jupiter’s latest EP. Check out the cool black and white video below and let us know what you think of it in the comments section.
Making the announcement via his Twitter page, Raekwon announced on Sunday that he released the trailer for his upcoming documentary, The Purple Tape Files which commemorates the 20th anniversary of his classic debut album, Only Built For Cuban Linx. In order to fund the making of the doc, Raekwon and Wu-Tang member Ghostface will be […]
Written by Stephanie M. Rios Trends, trends, trends, how do we ever manage to keep track of them all? Fortunately, there are people like me in the world who make keeping up with the latest styles a walk in the park. With that said, I’ve selected five Spring 2015 trends. Check them out below. […]
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 […]
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
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” […]
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
Known jokester and very talented emcee, FUTURISTIC, dropped another new visual off of his new album The Rise. Let’s Do Something” features the internet famous dancing superstar Amanda Hackey and follows the duo around the city as they get into so me trouble. You can purchase FUTURISTIC’s s album here on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/album/id98162427
Having worked alongside artists such as Jay Z, Eminem, and Logic, you wouldn’t look at the name X Ambassadors and expect to hear “Renegades” come out of this alternative rock band from New York. However, “Renegades” is proving to be a hit and a perfect launching point for their debut album VHS, which is set to be released June […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment goes two two UK artists that are on the rise, songstress Paige Young and rapper Chip. They joined forces to create Paige’s latest single titled “All The Way,” which showcases her sultry vocals against Chip’s contrasting flow. “All The Way” is off Paige’s forthcoming Polaroids EP; no word on the release date yet.
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by alt-pop singer-songwriter, Melanie Martinez. You may remember Melanie from her time on NBC’s third season of The Voice, where she was on Team Adam. After releasing her critically acclaimed EP, Dollhouse and signing to Atlantic Records in 2014, Martinez really won music-lovers over when her song […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the day is brought to you by Canadian newcomer, Alessia Cara. “Here” is a song for the wallflowers, and the visual fits well with the inspiration behind the song.
Today’s Mute Music Moment comes from Harlem Rapper A$AP Rocky and his soulful number “Everyday”, which features R&B singer Miguel, along with the legendary Rod Stewart & budding producer/DJ Mark Ronson. Rocky’s record is soulful and hard hitting (with a contrast of soul and rock that reminds me of Prince, however so slightly). Go check out […]