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Wednesday Worship with Black Jesus on IG LIVE Today 3/25! [12p PST]

Tune in today! 12pm PST/3pm EST! @slinkjohnson on IG!

Today we caught wind that there will be a holy hoe-down with the Good Reverend Black Jesus. Wednesday Worship is going down today at 12pm PST on Instagram live with Slink Johnson of the hit TV show Black Jesus on Adult Swim.

If you’re not familiar with Slink Johnson or Black Jesus- let me get you familiar with. 5 Flagrant Facts about Slink Johnson

1. Slink did the voice of Lamar Davis in Grand Theft Auto 5 in 2013!

2. Slink also had a guest role on the hit show the Boondocks in 2010.

3. Slink Johnson worked alongside both the late great comedy legends Charlie Murphy (2017) and John Witherspoon (2019) for a long time until their untimely deaths on the Black Jesus show.

4. The Black Jesus show is executively produced by Aaron McGrudger of the Boondocks series.

5. Slink Johnson really pulled up on Rhonda Jane in LA one day to deliver some Smoke Yours Crew tees. Real AF. We still due for a sesh Slink! Smoke yours!!!

According to Slink Johnson himself he said “What the world needs now is Wednesday Worship with BLACK JESUS! Talk to Him on IG Live! TODAY at 12pm PST/ 3pm EST! Need advice or prayer? DM prayer requests or call in 213.478.4471 and talk to your Lord and Savior! Accepting tithes and offerings at $slinkjohnson and a portion of the proceeds will go to charity!

Tap in and don’t miss #WednesdayWorshipWithBlackJesus!

#AroundBuffaLowe: @dirtylogan716 x HHK Buffalo x @juugtalk presents More Tacos With More Friends! 5.5.2020 [Event]

Save the date. 5/5/2020. Dirty Logan & Juug Talk cliques up with Hip Hop Karaoke for an epic edition of More Tacos With More Friends for Cinco de Mayo.

Ticket info will be provided once available. Follow the gangggggggg: @dirtylogan716 @hhkbuffalo @juugtalk

Around BuffaLowe: Dirty Logan x Juug Talk hosts Game Night With Friends Toy Drive 12.7.19 [Event]

So as you can see, the With Friends Team has cliqued up again. Act like you knowwww. Dirty Logan and Juug Talk along with Chaser Gang and Allegiant presents Game Night With Friends at Resurgence Brewing Company.

Located at 1250 Niagara Street, in Buffalo, NY. Event kicks off for a good cause at 7pm. Toy donation or canned good is required for entry! ๐ŸŽ

Please purchase your tickets in advance here:

We hope to see you there! You may even see 1/2 of the Dank Duo Sour & IPA there!

J

Flagrant City Spotlight: A Therapeutic Sit Down With So EZ about Sangria5, Therapy Hour + Therapy [Interview]

Back in July of this year, a good friend of mine, Malcolm Edwards, who goes by the rap moniker name of So EZ, released a dope album entitled Therapy.

If you’re local to Los Angeles, you may have stopped by, or at the very least, heard about a fire ass day party event called So EZ Sundays that ran from around the end of 2016 and 2018 that used to be held at the Comfort LA downtown location (food is amazing by the way)!

He got the juice (Sangria5), no seriously that’s his Sangria brand that would sponsor the parties and he’d sell bottles and cups at almost every function. A couple DJ homies and royalty from my hometown of Buffalo, New York – which is where I crossed paths with this Cleveland, OH creative cat, even stopped through and blessed the wheels or were in attendance at some point: DJ Slim Gus, DJ TJizzle, DJ Tiger, Venzella Joy & Vidie. What a time to be in Los Angeles the fun was guaranteed, the weed was always lit & the feels were cozy. We even met Teddy Ray Comedy at one of the parties it was that type of kickback turn up vibe. Cool as fuck. Dope as fuck. Historic as fuck.

Pictured: So EZ, BuffaLowe (Rhonda Jane), Chan showing some Dirty Logan & Good Olโ€™ Dank love at So EZ Sundays 1 Year Anniversary event in 2017 at Comfort LA.

Chan & BuffaLowe (Rhonda Jane) at So EZ Sundays 1 Year Anniversary event in 2017 at Comfort LA.

Chan of Good Olโ€™ Dank & Comedian Teddy Ray

Pictured: Vidie, DJ TJizzle, DJ Tiger, Venzella Joy, DJ Slim Gus, BuffaLowe, So EZ + Sangria 5

Getting back to the hot, 10-track summer release by So EZ, Therapy.

This project is very raw, eclectic, upbeat and passionate. EZ decided to take us on his personal journey as a young Black male attending therapy sessions via his music.

A few of my own personal favorite songs off the album are listed below.

BuffaLowe’s Picks off Therapy: Go Live feat. Jimmy Hustle, Pray For the Gang and All My Niggaz.

The outcome of this album was pure bravery, genius and innovation. Laying it all out there and being so relatable to so many others who can’t express these thoughts or feelings.

Fast forward to now, in November, almost 5 months later, Therapy has taken on more of a prominent role in all facets of So EZ’s life.

Read our exclusive interview below to learn more about the reception of this album, upcoming events and new merchandise with So EZ!

BuffaLowe: How do you feel about the overall reception regarding the release of your most recent project โ€œTherapyโ€ that came out in July!? What feedback have you gotten from listeners and fans?

EZ: The response from my album Therapy has been dope. I pay attention to the details. I donโ€™t have the greatest streaming numbers but the overall response from this project is more than I could ask for. When you have people say things like โ€œbro I felt like you was talking to me on that trackโ€ or โ€œyour music helped me when I was going through a tough timeโ€, “Your project made me think about going to therapy.โ€ What more can I want?

EZ: I used the project to let out emotions and feelings that I didnโ€™t know how to verbalize in a conversation. If you listen to the project Iโ€™m rapping but everything is saying something. My words are speaking, the instruments are speaking. Sometimes the instruments are screaming.

I go to therapy and have an amazing Black woman as my therapist but I needed this project to free my mind of a lot of things. My ultimate goal is to help more men feel more comfortable with talking about their issues, especially Black men. We deal with so many things that we classify as normal, but itโ€™s not.

I want people to realize that just as much as you go to the gym for your physical appearance or strength we need to do that much maintenance on our minds. I couldโ€™ve named the album anything but I thought Therapy made the most sense. My thought was maybe people will see the word โ€œtherapyโ€ and it might make them say “maybe I should try itโ€.

BuffaLowe: I’ve seen you began facilitating more mental health workshops lately. What is Therapy Hour and why did you start this particular event?

So EZโ€™s Therapy Hour at Comfort LA Inglewood last month in October 2019

EZ: I began going to therapy in March 2018. It helped a lot – Therapy Hour is an event I created that takes place at the new Inglewood Comfort LA. Itโ€™s two hours of conversation facilitated by Krystyl Wright, L.C.S.W doing journaling and mindfulness exercises that are fun and challenging.

I wanted to create something where people could come together and realize they might not be the only people going through the shit they are going through. Therapy Hour is somewhere people can write their thoughts down.

Sometimes I feel itโ€™s easier to do these things with a group. I want people to build the habit of taking care of their mental health. We aim to provide people with information on finding a therapist as well. Especially Black people who are looking for a Black therapist. We are still building information and resources. Itโ€™s is not, however a substitute for therapy.

BuffaLowe: When is your next follow up Therapy event?

So EZ: The next Therapy Hour event is next week, Thursday, November 14th from 7-9PM at the Comfort L.A. Inglewood location! The address is 902 N La Brea Ave Inglewood, CA 90302.

I got merch dropping before the end of the year hopefully (Laughs). Itโ€™s been a two year process trying to get it right. But weโ€™re at the finish line. Iโ€™m a true creative Iโ€™m not dropping shit until Iโ€™m 97% satisfied because Iโ€™ll never be satisfied. Content yes but not satisfied. If that makes any sense and Iโ€™m dropping another album this coming summer.

I also have the best beverage in the world called Sangria 5. Stop drinking that weak ass dry wine the sister-in-law you donโ€™t like make and drink Sangria 5 for the holidays! (Laughs).

BuffaLowe: You right about that EZ, You right about that (Black Dynamite tone)!

Follow @sangriafive on IG!

Sangria Five is Good Olโ€™ Dank Approved

Please be sure to take a moment to follow So EZ and all of his brands on Instagram!

@iamsoez

@soezsundays

@sangriafive

@comfort_la

Around BuffaLowe: Dirty Logan x Juug Talk presents Halloween With Friends 10.26.19 [Event]

Stop acting like The Beau Fleuve event in August wasn’t lit! Come hang with ya favorite party people, Dirty Logan & Juug Talk, for a festive Halloween edition of Fun With Friends!

When: Saturday, October 26th, 2019

Where: The Heights Experience 3148 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14214

Time: 7p-12a

Don’t be a lame – costumes are strongly encouraged!!!

Get your tickets here: eventbrite.com/halloweenwithfriends

Follow the gang on IG and Twitter: @juugtalk @dirtylogan716

Around BuffaLowe: Ghaf presents DEADLOVE2918 Costume Party & Live Music at Stamps Bar! [10.30.19]

Come out for some Halloween vibes courtesy of a local hip hop artist Marielle hipped me to, who goes by the name of Ghaf.

There will also be performances by Rich Slave, Desiree Kee, Mile High Muzik and more!

Event details below:

$10 advanced tickets

Doors open @ 8pm.

Follow Ghaf on Instagram and twitter at @ghafmusic for more information and ticket sales!

Around LA: KISS ME! at Los Globos this Friday Music by DJ Tiger & Ehonda [10.4.19]

This Friday, October 4th, catch my boy DJ Tiger spinning chunes at Los Globos alongside E-Honda for KISS ME!

First Friday of every month you can expect this sultry bashment ting to gwaan!

Follow us on Instagram for more details: @213kissme @tigerthedj @yaboysimon @ehonda.m.o @flagrantcity

Use the link below to secure your spot for the function!

RSVP: kissme.movement.fm