Veteran rhymer and Queensbridge native Cormega recently released an insightful track entitled “Industry”. In the song Mega raps about some of the problems plaguing the record industry and how these issues affect the music business and Hip Hop culture. Produced by Large Professor, “Industry” provides an interesting perspective from someone who has been in the game for decades. The artwork that […]
This time lapse video is just a sneak peek at some of the energy and concentration that goes into visual artist Theron Cook’s painting. Although it doesn’t reveal the end product it does showcase the process and gives the viewer an idea of how it all comes together… Stay tuned for more details @ mutemag.com […]
The legendary Roots crew is back with a new music video and album that will be hitting stores on Monday, May 19th. In preparation, the band released the official video for “Understand” today. Have a look at the artistic video, the album cover art and the tracklist for the new album below! 01 Theme From Middle of the Night […]
Written by David Nazario 1. The Memes Are the Best Part With everything going on with the Jay-Z/Solange altercation, it’s pretty clear that the “fight” was nothing more than a small family disagreement. Although it’s never cool to get a good laugh on someone else’s behalf, we have to admit, the memes are the best part […]
Known for holding no punches when it comes to sharing his personal life, Hip Hop artist Eminem released a song and video on Mother’s Day entitled “Headlights”. Directed by Spike Lee, the video is shot from the perspective of Em’s mother who once sued the rapper for slander because of his derogatory lyrics about her in […]
Written by David Nazario Created by a group of techies out of London, The LIX 3D Pen is the smallest 3D pen in the world. Although this is not the first prototype for a 3D pen (Remember when we told you about the 3Doodler in this article: http://mutemag.com/?p=3683), it does happen to be the smallest 3D pen and […]
Ai Weiwei’s exhibition “Ai Weiwei: According to What?” will be on display at the Brooklyn Museum through August 10th. Utilizing wood-working techniques of the Han Dynasty, Weiwei creates pieces that reflect China’s historical and political past and his take on issues involving the Chinese government. Using his art as a way to convey his message, each demonstration […]
According to The Financial Times, Apple may be looking to purchase Beats Electronics from current owners Dr. Dre and partner Jimmy Iovine. Most known for the Beats Headphones, Beats Electronics is owned by Iovine and Dr. Dre and could make the Hip Hop mogul the first Hip Hop billionaire ever once the deal goes through. […]
The Black Keys released an interesting “press conference” video announcing the dates for the North American leg of their Turn Blue tour earlier today. The tour will kick off in Columbus Ohio and feature guest appearances by Cage The Elephant, St. Vincent, and Jake Bugg. Tickets for the tour go on sale on May 16th. Be sure […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by SonReal. “Believe” is a great song with an even greater message. Enjoy #Muteheads! Photo Credit: Lee Watkins
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Andy Allo. Andy has written music for Prince and is now branching out to do her own thing. “People Pleaser” is a funky right of passage that is sure to make you a believer in Andy and her music.
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Baggz and Sonny Chulo feat. Ekko. Check out the video for “Stack Alot of Paper” right here!
In honor of our Pennsylvania themed issue dropping next month we decided to film a special cypher featuring members of Hip Hop collective Streetlawz, and friend of Streetlawz, Guilty. Watch here as the fellas go in over a crazy beat in the Streetlawz studio. Leave a comment and let us know what you think, and […]
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Childish Gambino. The video for “3005” was shot on a merry-go-round in what appears to be a carnival setting. Check it out below!
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is “Two”, brought to you by Marrow. Enjoy!
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the day is brought to you by Pharrell and it’s all about being happy. Enjoy!
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Pro Era frontman Joey Bada$$. The video for “My Yout” was filmed in St. Lucia and is directed by Motion Family. Enjoy!
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Paramore. “Daydreaming” is the newest single off of the band’s latest album. Be sure to check out “Daydreaming” right here while it is still (M)usic (U)nder (T)he (E)dge!
Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by E.L.. “Red Dot City” pays tribute to the small city of Reading, PA and gives you a glimpse at some of the raw natural talent that the city has to offer. Check out “Red Dot City” right here!