Hi, y’all.

Sometimes you need a dose of optimism right? @B_Meson on Twitter, a member of Chicago’s Radicals Against Discrimination (#RAD) recommended I check out Esperanza Spalding. YouTube says the lineup for this video is as follows:

vocals & bass: Esperanza Spalding
sax: Jimmy Heath
piano: Danilo Pérez
drums: Vinnie Colaiuta

How was your weekend? What’s on your mind?

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