Occur Goes Global - The Music of Democratic Republic of Congo

Monday, April 25, 2016 at 4:00 PM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music The heart of the Congo in Africa has been in turmoil for ages. Ongoing wars between the Hutu and Tutsi peoples, as well as military coups and famine, have rocked the two nations under this banner. We’ll take a look first at the artists of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, formerly known as Zaire.   Mbongwana Star A band where everyone is a Jimmy Page?! The brightness would almost be too much to bear in any... READ MORE