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This South African Metal Band is Breaking Down Barriers

In a video by Upproxx, South Africa's first all-black metal band talks about the discrimination they face and their hopes for the future.

SOUTH AFRICA—Metal is a music genre too often associated with white people. And while the continent is home to several thriving metal scenes, the genre is still frowned upon in many African circles.

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Botswana's Heavy Metal Cowboys Photographed In Gaborone

South African photographer Aldo Brincat photographs Botswana's heavy metal cowboys, the Ma Rock, for a new exhibition in Gaborone.