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    Puma Pays Homage To Tommie Smith

    Sunday, February 7, 2016

    Written by Stephanie Maria-Rios Tommie Smith marked history during the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City. Yes, he did win the gold for the 200 meter dash event – in under twenty seconds at that – but he is remembered for so much more. Tommie Smith took a stand. During the national anthem, without warning, […]

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    Mute Music Moment of the Day: ‘American’ by Soleil Laurent

    Friday, February 5, 2016

    Today’s Mute Music Moment of the Day is brought to you by Soleil Laurent featuring her latest song, “American”. Soleil is currently in the process of working on her forthcoming EP.

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    ‘Fresh Water For Flint’ by Jon Connor feat. Keke Palmer

    Thursday, February 4, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com One of the most underrated emcees coming up in the industry, Jon Connor teams up with the talented Keke Palmer on “Water For Flint” to create a highly powerful anthem that puts a spotlight on issues in Flint, Michigan, including the absolutely horrible water crisis which is claiming lives […]

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    RIAA Announces New Album Award Methodology

    Thursday, February 4, 2016

    Written by Lisa Tejada of thewonderofivy.wordpress.com With music readily available on our favorite platforms, like YouTube and Apple Music, album sales are sure to be on a decline. I mean when was the last time you bought an album? I’ll wait… The Recording Industry Association of America, also known as the RIAA, has taken notice […]

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    Dillon Cooper Blesses Hip Hop With ‘D.ILL.ON1’

    Thursday, February 4, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com The Hip Hop world was a little less bright during Dillon Cooper’s silence. This Brooklynite has been one of my favorite emcees since I stumbled across him years ago when I first started blogging. He has definitely grown since I found him, and “D.ILL.ON1” is proof of that. Equipped […]

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    Rockie Fresh Releases Visual for “Down To Roll”

    Thursday, February 4, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Although Rockie Fresh has been a little under the radar, 2016 turned a new leaf for the emcee. After releasing a new project, Rockie is back on his game with a visual release for his new single “Down To Roll”. As expected, the track has a little spacey vibe […]

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    Phill Releases New Single “Viiibe”

    Tuesday, February 2, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Phill is one person who I keep an eye out for, standing by and watching as he evolves and finds his sound. It’s hard finding an artist where every new release is better than the last, but Phill fits that spot for me. After a bit of silence, Phill’s […]

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    Tory Lanez Builds His Own Lane With ‘LA Confidential’

    Tuesday, February 2, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com Mostly known for his single “Say It”, Tory Lanez hit the net with a new single and it’s definitely not something I expected out of him. While he already demolishes stereotypes most would put on him based on appearances, “LA Confidential” is unexpectedly more rock driven with the guitar […]

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    OVO Radio Surprises Listeners With New Roy Woods

    Tuesday, February 2, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com The OVO Camp has been proving to be a powerhouse of talent that is soon to be unleashed upon the world. With Majid Jordan coming out with a promising debut album, OVO has slowly been welcoming their new name Roy Woods to the world. During their latest OVO Radio […]

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    Lion Babe Unleashes “Where Do We Go” Video

    Tuesday, February 2, 2016

    Written by Jessi Lee of jessileedaily.com The dynamic duo Lion Babe is gearing up for the release of their debut album, Begin coming later this month. With that in mind, they came together in New York’s Chinatown and filmed a fun music video for their very catchy single, “Where Do We Go”. While Jillian and […]

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Aug
25

JoJo Is Back With ‘III’

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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Aug
16

Talib Kweli Drops Surprise Album, ‘F*ck The Money’

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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Aug
14

5 Movies You Need To See

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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Aug
14

Lana Del Rey Premieres Video For ‘High By The Beach’

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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Aug
14

Melanie Martinez Releases New Album, ‘Cry Baby’

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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Aug
14

Brooke Candy Drops New Single “Rubber Band Stacks”

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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Aug
13

P.O.D.’s New Album ‘The Awakening’ Coming Soon

Written by Ashlee Chanelle Christian alternative-metal band, P.O.D. are back with a new album titled, The Awakening. Scheduled for release on August 21st, this is the band’s tenth studio album. Check out P.O.D. discussing the album below, and pre-order The Awakening on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/the-awakening/id999881102      

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Aug
12

The City Don’t Sleep & S.T.A.R.C.H. Presents: Network Event at Juke Bar

The City Don’t Sleep and S.T.A.R.C.H. presents an end-of-summer Network Event! Packed with music, drinks, food, mingling, and networking, the event is sponsored by MUTE Mag, Hard Vinylz and A.R.M.S.! Don’t miss out on this chance to meet with some of NYC’s up and coming talent in all aspects of the arts and get a […]

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Aug
11

FILA USA x Pink Dolphin Clothing Unveil Limited Edition “Cage” Sneaker

FILA USA and Pink Dolphin Clothing dropped their limited edition Cage sneaker this week. The shoe was released exclusively on pinkdolphinonline.com and at all Pink Dolphin flagship stores. Made with a classic streetball design, the new Cage (currently sold out on pinkdolphinonline.com)  is priced at $112. The site boasts: “The shoe carries a sleek all white premium […]

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Aug
9

Model Ashley Graham Continues to Aim High

  Representing the two thirds of American women who fall into the plus-sized category (cbsnews.com), Ashley Graham has been taking the fashion world by storm as of late and shows no signs of stopping anytime soon. As the first plus-sized model to pose in Sports Illustrated, the 28-year-old body confidence advocate and Nebraska native is setting precedent for the industry, […]

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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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Jun
7

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Let’s Do Something (Starring Amanda Hackey)” by FUTURISTIC

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

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Jun
6

Mute Music Moment of the Day: “Renegades” by X Ambassadors

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 […]

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