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03.13.2014 | | Posted at 06:00 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
Milwaukee's Dope Folks Records specializes in vinyl pressings of rare and unreleased golden age hip-hop. Most of its releases, then, have come from relatively unknown names like Disco Beave, Reggie Capers and Bolaji, rappers who embodied their eras without finding stardom, but the label's 50th release comes from a decidedly known quantity: the perennially underrated Queens duo Black Sheep. Best kn...
02.17.2014 | | Posted at 09:00 AM
By Kristina Byas
With self-service becoming a trend, Black Sheep has decided to give patrons the freedom to pour their own wine and enjoy the diverse selection at an inexpensive cost. The Walker’s Point bar and restaurant has become one of the few places in Milwaukee with a self-service wine dispensing system that allows patrons complete control over what they drink.“People enjoy it. It’s new and something t...
11.21.2013 | | Posted at 03:00 PM
By Shepherd Express Staff
One of the newer additions to Walker's Point's rapidly expanding culinary scene, the Black Sheep restaurant and wine bar at 216 S. 2nd St. is giving customers a little extra incentive to shop local during this coming Black Friday weekend. Any customer who brings in a receipt from a local downtown Milwaukee business between Friday, Nov. 29 and Sunday, Dec. 1 will receive happy-hour food and drink p...
Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013
 Fair Fun: Guests strolled the magically landscaped property of Jake Jones and Jeff Welk to celebrate the merger of Fair Wisconsin and Equality Wisconsin at a “garden party for equality
10.31.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
It won�t do much to resuscitate his career, but Dres from Black Sheep has remade his biggest hit, �The Choice is Yours,� into a slick little pro-Obama video: And, lest you need a reminder how great Black Sheep was�and why Dres should have just bit his tongue and kept the group together, instead of letting personal issues tear the duo apart again and again, here�s the video for 1994�...
07.30.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Here's one that's been circulating around the music blogs, courtesy of Unkut.com: A raw, early version of A Tribe Called Quest's "Scenario" featuring a very different arrangement and unheard verses from Dres from Black Sheep and Posdnous from De La Soul. Tantalizingly, Unkut suggests there's yet another unreleased version of the song out there, featuring yet another arrangement and an even better ...