Skip to main content

Q.563

The Festival au D├ęsert is an annual music festival in the African country of Mali, that primarily features music of the nomadic Touareg tribe. It also provides a platform for several other genres of world music. The 2012 edition got a high dose of publicity after U2 singer Bono made a surprise appearance, even appearing on stage for a short while.

This festival is usually held in the town of Essakane, which is very close to a legendary city. Which city?

[+ Show Answer]

This day last year: Q.197

Popular posts from this blog

Q.2336

In Jan 2017, Finland became the first country in Europe to officially experiment with this socio-economic concept. Similar experiments are scheduled for many Dutch cities and the Canadian city of Ontario in 2017. In the case of Finland, the figure is 560 Euros a month. What concept?

[+ Show Answer]