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Taylor Swift Sparks Change In Apple’s Music Royalties Policy


  Written by Ashlee Chanelle “Bad Blood” singer, Taylor Swift is one of the most powerful artists in the industry today. It’s no surprise that when the 25 year-old pop star talks, people listen – big corporations included. Swift took to her Tumblr page to express her thoughts on Apple’s royalties policy: “To Apple, Love […]

AFROPUNK 2015 NYC Festival Lineup


The legendary, world-famous AFROPUNK festival is taking place at Brooklyn’s Commodore Barry Park pm August 22nd and 23rd this year. This year’s flagship festival (Paris was home to the fest last year) features a hefty lineup with the legends like Lenny Kravitz, Grace Jones as well as Kelis, Danny Brown, Thundercat, Gold Link, and more. […]

“The Exhibition About Nothing” by Wale & Eastmen Collective

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Written by Theron cook Hip Hop recording artist Wale is all about creating a platform for discovery and showcasing that platform when he recently collaborated with Eastmen Collective. Eastmen & Wale collectively organized and presented “The Exhibition About Nothing”. To me the title suggests that “nothing” is something or “something” comes from nothing. This exhibition […]

#ARTLIFE: “The Future Is Now”


Written by Theron Cook Sometimes you have to completely change things up, and that’s exactly what former Roc-A-Fella Records CEO Dame Dash did. Dame’s newest downtown gallery located in the Lower East Side of Manhattan has changed its name from Poppington to 60 Orchard Gallery, and is celebrating the name change with a strong three day opening […]

#Artlife: Live Art Tribute To Bettie Page & Pin Up Girls NYC!


Written By Theron Cook Last night, Tuesday Dec. 16th,  “COLLAGE” presented their special live art tribute to Bettie Page & Pin Up Girls with NYCs hottest artists painting live!!! To accompany the live painting they had DJ Lex NY Tahleim & DJ Brake mixing it up @ The Delancey on the lower east side of Manhattan, right below the Williamsburg […]

Remy Ma & Dj Khaled New Music: “They Don’t Love You No More”

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Wasting no time to get back into the booth and remind everyone why she is the queen of New York, Remy Ma released a remix to Dj Khaled’s “They Don’t Love You No More” over the weekend.  As you can see and hear on the new song, Remy is back and ready to claim her spot. […]

Mute Magazine Issue Release Day Party & #OTWEK Grand Opening

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Mute Magazine and Off The Wall Exclusive Kicks would like to thank everyone who came out to the grand opening of Off The Wall Exclusive Kicks and the Mute Issue Release Day Party. Be sure to tune into the videos below for interviews with some of our special guests and Mute TV host Kitty Cavas, […]

A Day W/ TOP & Streetlawz @ the Rebel Minded Festival

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The Mute Mag team had an opportunity to attend the Rebel Minded Festival with Hip Hop collective, Streetlawz. Check out the footage of TOP’s performance below and also be sure to keep up with TOP and the Streetlawz at!  

A Rebel Minded Festival

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Join the Mute Mag fam, our friends over at STARCH (, and a host of other partners and sponsors this Saturday for the first annual “A Rebel Minded Festival. The festival will take place at The Paper Box in Brooklyn from 1pm – 1am, featuring a fashion show, live performances, and more! “A Rebel Minded […]

Summer Issue Is Here!

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With every issue of Mute Magazine that we publish the goal is always to make the periodical better than the last one. This is imperative to us – not only because this is what we live for, but also because Mute is a magazine for you, the reader. Thankfully, and with God’s help, with this […]