Aspiring musicians are always on the lookout for the latest tips and techniques when it comes to playing their chosen instrument. Those tips are even better when they come from some of music’s greatest musicians themselves! On the latest episode of Guitar Player magazine’s No Guitar Is Safe audio podcast, James Valentine of Maroon 5 […]
The latest collaboration between Nike Skateboading and Concepts as part of their “Holy Grail” pack is the CNCPTS x Nike SB Dunk High PRM “Stained Glass.” Inspired by stained glass windows found in churches, the shoe features colorful graphic print and translucent colors. The sneaker will hit Nike.com on August 14th and is priced at $120. […]
Yasiin Bey is tired of the recent beef and diss tracks in the hip-hop community. The artist, formerly known as Mos Def, took to YouTube to propose a challenge to anyone wanting to battle him, saying, “Tired of these dudes pretending like they dope. You alright but relax…We don’t have to do make no back […]
Written by Ashlee Chanelle Canadian House/Pop sensation, Kiesza is known for her eccentric, 80s and 90s-inspired style, and her uniqueness shines through in both her music and fashion. Now, the singer is bringing a bit of her edge to the fashion world with a new pre-fall mens and women’s collection with clothing company, Bad Bunch NYC. The […]
British singer-songwriter, Rita Ora has been generating a buzz for herself these last few years with singles such as “R.I.P.”, collaborations with artists like Iggy Azalea (“Black Widow” made quite an impact last year), and in fashion (the singer recently partnered up with Adidas), but she has yet to really make an impact on the […]
Written by Ashlee Chanelle Actress/singer, Zendaya Coleman can now add fashion designer to her list of talents. The 18 year-old was in New York City this week promoting her new shoe line, Sole of Daya. The collection is set for official release in Spring 2016, with shoes priced under $225, and features chic heels and sneakers. […]
90s R&B/HipHop/Soul legend, Ms. Lauryn Hill wowed the audience at The Tonight Show last night with her cover of Nina Simone’s “Feeling Good.” Hill, along with many other artists, can be heard on the new Simone tribute compilation album, Nina Revisited: A Tribute To Nina Simone. Check out Ms. Lauryn Hill’s performance. below!
After a bit of teasing, Kid Cudi is back with the first single, “Confused” from his new album, Speedin’ Bullet To Heaven. Cudi finally debuted the song via Soundcloud after slowly releasing info about the new album over the past few months. Cudi also recently hinted at what the new album might sound like telling fans […]
Written by Ashlee Chanelle The oh-so-mysterious rising artist, The Weeknd has been everywhere lately, but still hasn’t lost the charm that made fans fall in love with him. His unique way of expressing love, pain, addiction, and a wide range of emotions still comes through in his music. The Weeknd’s latest track, “Can’t Feel My […]
The musical genius that is Prince is gearing up to release his 38th studio album later this year. The legendary musician’s band, 3rdEyeGirl confirmed the news to BBC. The band was quoting as telling BBC’s 6 Music, “It’s weird, there’s a lot of experimental sound. It’s just hit after hit and definitely caters to those […]
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 […]
After releasing this single a while back, $kinny finally came back around with the visuals for “Makaveli”. Filmed on a strip of road in a barren land somewhere in the desert, $kinny directed a perfectly laid back video that just fits this track. No word on a project in the works but you can purchase […]
DAWN, otherwise known as Dawn Richard, surprised all of her fans with a visual release of her two latest singles, “Titans” and “James Dean”. As proven in this video, DAWN continues to challenge the mainstream agenda with her digitally artistic driven visuals and choreography. You can find “Titans” and “James Dean” on her latest album, […]
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.
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 […]
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.
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.