Find the most recent audio episode of Virtuous Optimist Podcast HERE. New episodes available every last Sunday evening of the month.

Season SIX opening interview with rapper and producer Ishmael Butler (@shabazzpalaces). We talked a whole lotta Jazz, it’s pioneers, and his influences including the many things his father Reginald Butler imparted to him. Of course we talked about Digable Planets, Cherrywine, Knife Knights, and Shabazz Palaces productions.

Press play to watch the latest "What Her Hair Do?" Icebreaker with the Hip Hop/Jazz icon Ishmael Butler available NOW on Youtube.

Catch Ish & me on the last Sunday evening of this month, June 27th, 2021 for full audio interview with Ishmael Butler. -Chazz


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