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News Mongolia Music: Mongolia arrests 800 Chinese citizens in cybercrime probe

Published on: Wednesday 30 October 2019
Mongolia arrests 800 Chinese citizens in cybercrime probe
News source: https://www.dw.com/en/mongolia-arrests-800-chinese-citizens-in-cybercrime-probe/a-51062170

Authorities believe the suspects were involved in an online gambling operation "linked to money laundering." The Chinese embassy has offered to assist Mongolian authorities as part of wider "security cooperation."

News Mongolia Music: Who Is That Masked Man? Mongolian Musician Wondha Mountain on His New “Divine Madness” Video

Published on: Tuesday 29 October 2019
Who Is That Masked Man? Mongolian Musician Wondha Mountain on His New “Divine Madness” Video
News source: https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/masked-man-mongolian-musician-wondha-162750527.html

He’s now making music in a moody cloud rap vein. “To me, he sounds like James Ferrera and a Mongolian/Swedish Prince mix and looks like Viktor Tsoi,” remarks Leandoer, who liked “Divine Madness” so ...

News Mongolia Music: Music of the Tibetan monks comes to Shrewsbury - review

Published on: Sunday 03 November 2019
Music of the Tibetan monks comes to Shrewsbury - review
News source: https://www.shropshirestar.com/entertainment/music/2019/11/04/music-of-the-tibetan-monks-comes-to-shrewsbury-review/

Occasionally there were sounds which were akin to the wonderful music of the Russian Orthodox Church or Mongolian throat music but for the most part the intervals and rhythms were unfamiliar to ...

News Mongolia Music: Chopin and changing

Published on: Tuesday 22 October 2019
Chopin and changing
News source: http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201910/23/WS5daf9495a310cf3e35571fbe.html

The tour, which kicked off on June 2 with a concert in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia autonomous region ... "I want to present my music to as big an audience as possible. My birthday wish was to enjoy music ...

News Mongolia Music: Steppe change: how Mongolian rock band the Hu conquered the world

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Steppe change: how Mongolian rock band the Hu conquered the world
News source: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/oct/22/its-something-new-how-mongolian-rock-band-the-hu-went-viral

With so bracing a combination of sights and sounds, the Hu have been forging a highly improbable connection between the complexities of traditional Mongolian music and the 10-ton force of western ...

News Mongolia Music: Mongolian Band The Hu Bringing Sounds of Culture Meshed with Metal to Paper Tiger

Published on: Friday 18 October 2019
Mongolian Band The Hu Bringing Sounds of Culture Meshed with Metal to Paper Tiger
News source: https://www.sacurrent.com/sa-sound/archives/2019/10/18/mongolian-band-the-hu-bringing-sounds-of-culture-meshed-with-metal-to-paper-tiger

The Hu is a Mongolian band that blends traditional Mongolian musical forms and instruments with a heavy metal aesthetic. Although formed in 2016, the outfit only released its first LP, The Gereg, last ...

News Mongolia Music: The HU: Mongolian Folk-Metal Sensations Aim to Conquer the World

Published on: Thursday 12 September 2019
The HU: Mongolian Folk-Metal Sensations Aim to Conquer the World
News source: https://www.revolvermag.com/music/hu-mongolian-folk-metal-sensations-aim-conquer-world

"It's not exactly all metal or all hard rock or punk rock. It's a combination of many things combined with Mongolian music." They have a deep connection to their country's traditional sounds. All four ...

News Mongolia Music: Riot Fest 2019: 10 must-see acts at this weekend’s party in the park

Published on: Thursday 12 September 2019
Riot Fest 2019: 10 must-see acts at this weekend’s party in the park
News source: https://chicago.suntimes.com/2019/9/12/20855822/riot-fest-2019-ten-must-see-acts-slayer-flaming-lips-wu-tang-douglas-park-chicago

(Saturday, 2:45 p.m., Riot Stage) The Hu creates hard rock with traditional Mongolian instruments. Provided photo On the heels of World Music Fest Chicago, Riot Fest brings one of the best new ...

News Mongolia Music: Various world music ensembles present unique sounds to Korean audiences

Published on: Saturday 14 September 2019
Various world music ensembles present unique sounds to Korean audiences
News source: http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2019/09/690_275582.html

Various music groups from around the world will present their traditional and unique sounds to Korean audiences this autumn. The National Gugak Center, which mainly focuses on presenting and promoting Korean traditional music genres and performances, has invited groups from countries including Mongolia, Georgia and New Zealand to hold a series of four performances every Friday from Sept. 20 to Oct. 11.

News Mongolia Music: Horses To Water

Published on: Thursday 29 August 2019
Horses To Water
News source: https://yaledailynews.com/blog/2019/08/30/horses-to-water/

As he started the behemoth, he switched out the USB drive in his radio, and the soft sound of American country music began to crackle through the car speakers. As Gamba hummed along, I thought of the ...

News Mongolia Music: Why to get to Riot Fest early

Published on: Thursday 05 September 2019
Why to get to Riot Fest early
News source: https://www.chicagoreader.com/chicago/riot-fest-undercard-hu-drakulas-ganser-polly-caroline/Content?oid=73002005

Jamie I find their music super accessible, all things considered ... Which makes their success outside Mongolia even more remarkable. I suppose headbanging is a universal language. Anna Are they the ...

News Mongolia Music: Mongolian Folk-Rockers The Hu Release Video For 'The Great Chinggis Khaan,' Ready Album, U.S. Tour

Published on: Friday 23 August 2019
Mongolian Folk-Rockers The Hu Release Video For 'The Great Chinggis Khaan,' Ready Album, U.S. Tour
News source: https://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/rock/8528065/the-hu-great-chinggis-khaan-video

Singer Gala says, "We want to share our music with everybody in the world." The HU are coming. No, not that Who -- this HU, the Mongolian one. And yes, the band has heard that joke before. The reason ...

News Mongolia Music: Mongolian metal band The Hu take Europe by storm with unique live performances

Published on: Monday 08 July 2019
Mongolian metal band The Hu take Europe by storm with unique live performances
News source: https://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/entertainment/article/3017804/mongolian-metal-band-hu-take-europe-storm-unique-live

Fans at the Eurockeennes festival in Belfort, France, were wowed by the rockers’ mix of traditional Mongolian throat singing and heavy metal. After their shows in Europe, the band will play a nine-date tour in the US in October.

News Mongolia Music: Rapper looks to put Mongolia on the international hip hop map

Published on: Thursday 27 June 2019
Rapper looks to put Mongolia on the international hip hop map
News source: http://focustaiwan.tw/news/afav/201906280008.aspx

For many people, "Mongolian music" brings to mind an image of a Mongolian elder playing a two-stringed fiddle called a morin khuur and singing a folk song, but 26-year-old rapper Ginjin has made it his mission to change people's ideas about music from his country.

News Mongolia Music: Mongolian throat-singing rockers take on Europe

Published on: Monday 08 July 2019
Mongolian throat-singing rockers take on Europe
News source: https://www.france24.com/en/20190708-mongolian-throat-singing-rockers-take-europe

Heavy metal band The Hu are taking their mix of Metallica-style thrash and Mongolian steppe music to rapt audiences across Europe this summer. The four long-haired leather-clad Mongolians, who have ...

News Mongolia Music: Where to go on holiday in July, from Mongolia to Finland

Published on: Wednesday 01 May 2019
News source: https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/july-holidays-where-to-go-travel-summer-best-places-mongolia-finland-greece-fiji-a8894841.html

Despite the world and his wife being on their holidays in July, your own slice of paradise can be found in quieter corners of the Mediterranean and Aegean (yes, they do exist), or go all-out with a ...

News Mongolia Music: Hear Mongolian Folk-Metal Act Tengger Cavalry's New Album 'Northern Memory' in Full

Published on: Wednesday 08 May 2019
News source: https://www.revolvermag.com/music/hear-mongolian-folk-metal-act-tengger-cavalrys-new-album-northern-memory-full

What do Rammstein, central Asian folk music, and technical death metal have in common? As it turns out, more than you might think. With their latest eclectic album, Northern Memory, New ...

News Mongolia Music: Longtime viola mentor gives emperor music CD with scores

Published on: Monday 06 May 2019
News source: http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201905070057.html

While a student at Gakushuin University, Naruhito was a member of a music club orchestra and continued to play the viola after graduating. During an official visit to Mongolia in 2007, he played the ...