Benny the Butcher lurked in the shadows of Westside Gunn and Conway, the marquee names on Griselda Records, whose affiliation with Eminem's Shady Records caused a stir in Buffalo music last winter.
But Benny, a Griselda artist, has grown his own profile exponentially, with a headlining gig at Buffalo's Beau Fleuve Music and Arts Festival this past summer and now a joint…
Sunday brunch starts at The Black Sheep, 367 Connecticut St., on March 29, reports chef-owner Steven Gedra.
Dishes will include rosemary-basted Oles Farm eggs with Parmigiano Reggiano, greens, and polenta; assorted scones with housemade jams and butter; smoked T-Meadow ham with eggs, biscuit, creamed greens; and corned beef hash and eggs, called H.R.E.A.M. That stands for…
"A Better Tomorrow" [Columbia]
What a disappointment.
The first album in seven years from perhaps the most significant hip-hop collective to have emerged from the 1990s comes across as a deeply conflicted affair, an album made under duress, patched together from various phoned-in sources by the project’s grand overseer, RZA. “A Better Tomo…