African Heavy Metal hailing from Gaborone, Botswana - Est. 2006


May 27, 2020

Due to Covid-19, the Gefle Metal Festival in Sweden has been postponed to next year, and will take place from the 15-17 July 2021. We are honored to still be part of such an incredible lineup. See you on stage \m/
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January 30, 2020

🔥 NORTH AMERICA 🔥 It's time for Skinflint to return!
We're proud to be joining American metal titans Soulfly for 'The Summoning North America 2020' in February with Toxic Holocaust and more. See you down the front!! 🤘🤘

19 - The Cabooze, Minneapolis
20 - The Forge, Joliet, IL
21 - Route 20, Racine, WI
22 - The Apollo Theatre AC, Belvidere, IL
23 - The Citadel Music Hall, Indianapolis, IN
24 - Crafthouse Stage & Grill, Pittsburg, PA

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Booked by 👉 Metal Music Bookings and Management

January 29, 2020

Live performance of Iron Pierced King by Skinflint on the 30th November 2019 in Gaborone, Botswana.

North America, we are coming for you! Experience Skinflint live with Soulfly this March.

August 1, 2019

Missed the news? We are pleased to announce that Skinflint will set the Gefle Metal Festival on fire in Sweden in 2020! Alongside the incredible At The Gates, Mayhem, Myrkur, Tribulation, Jinjer, Fleshgod Apocalypse, Skindred, Anaal Nathrakh, Venom Prison, Ice Age and more. Info ➡️

July 18, 2019

Please welcome drummer Cosmos Modisaemang to Skinflint. There is a renewed energy within the band and a strong willingness to work hard towards our goal. We hope to start touring the world and making new music again soon. Skinflint lives \m/

October 17, 2018

So proud to announce that Skinflint will be touring the USA in 2019! We will be supporting the legendary Soulfly on part of their Ritual tour! We will also share the stage with Kataklysm and INCITE. We are extremely excited to meet all of you!! Keep the fire burning \m/ More info:

June 5, 2018

It's hit the shelves! The new self-titled album 'Skinflint' is now out worldwide, available to purchase via our web store here:

Purchase, download, stream, enjoy, and share the metal!

May 27, 2018

NEW ALBUM & VIDEO ★ Introducing 'Birds And Milk, Bloody Milk' the new video and single taken from our self-titled album 'Skinflint', out June 1st. 🤘🤘🤘

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August 1, 2017

Thanks to Metal Temple and Rob Parry at Ellipsis for the excellent reviews on our newest album "Chief Of The Ghosts", check out the quotes and links below!

"“Chief of the Ghosts” is an impressive slice of old-school heavy metal. SKINFLINT is one of Botswana’s most well-known metal bands for good reason, and I’d highly recommend checking them out to those who haven’t heard their music yet."

- Metal Temple - 9/10 - Read the full review:

"The album sweeps from tense scene-setting and slow-burning melody to galloping, shout-along choruses and flaring solos, and along with an economic runtime it m...

April 5, 2017

A HUGE thank you to all who came to see Skinflint live in Europe, we had an incredible time hitting up Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg and Switzerland and can't wait to be back.

Check out the photos from the tour in our Gallery section here.

Here's a selection of a few that we love.

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