BLOG | MUSIC | Personal blog and creative bin for music composer, graphic designer and philosophy scholar Jerome Arthur. Arthur is creative director at Online Brand Ambassadors, has released five music albums, writes short stories, and has been enjoying long lunches for 45 years.


Karoo

It seems hard to define what constitutes “the Karoo” exactly. It’s a rather loose concept, and many people seem to have their own idea of what defines “the Karoo”. The Karoo is a collection of ideas, cultural and artistic expressions, an meditative experience, a spiritual connection with the Earth, cold and hot weather extremes, spectacular night skies, smells, a way of life, unique natural vegetation, the occasional fossil, wind pumps and sheep, a road trip and a common heritage. For me, it’s mainly Prince Albert …