Occur Goes Global - The Music of Botswana

Monday, November 23, 2015 at 5:00 AM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music Though much of this landlocked African nation is in the midst of a drought, its music scene and economy are not. Botswana was once one of the poorest countries but eventually invigorated its coffers with gem mining. We mined some aural gems for your listening pleasure. Skinflint If you’re a metal band, your holy land is Scandinavia. Botswana’s premier lords of the riff, Skinflint, have the Swedish stamp of approval. They’ve toured the icy tundra on the... READ MORE