After taking the world of heavy metal by storm, Mongolia’s biggest rock band, The HU, have just dropped a beautiful new acoustic video for “Shireg Shireg”. Give it a spin and read more about the band, the upcoming re-release of The Gereg, and their recent efforts to battle Coronavirus below.
The enchanting video for “Shireg Shireg” shows behind-the-scenes footage of the band in the studio, offering fans a real insight into their recording process. It also gives a closer look at their gorgeous traditional instruments and a glimpse of their live show, something we all miss right now!
The “Shireg Shireg” video is the newest teaser for their upcoming deluxe version of The Gereg, out next week on July 10th. Also on the album are fantastic collaborations with Jacoby Shaddix (Papa Roach), Danny Case (From Ashes To New) and Lzzy Hale (Halestorm). The original version has sold 130k copies globally thus far.
Last weekend saw The HU play their homecoming show after their sold-out world tour, performing at White Rock Centre in Ulaanbaatar in aid of the Mongolian Covid-19 relief. The concert was aired on TV in Mongolia raising 53 million MNT (approx. $19K). Check out the concert below.
About The HU:
The Hu is a Mongolian heavy metal band formed in 2016. With traditional Mongolian instrumentation, including the Morin khuur, Tovshuur and Mongolian throat singing, the band calls their style of music “hunnu rock”, hu inspired by the Hunnu, an ancient Mongolian empire, known as The Huns in western culture. Wikipedia