The Hu are a modern rock band from Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. They specialize in combining modern rock and metal with traditional Mongolian music. They heavily feature throat singing and Mongolian instruments like the morin khuur (horsehead fiddle), tovshuur (Mongolian guitar), tumur khuur (jaw harp).
Their first LP, 2019’s The Gereg, debuted at #1 on the world album and new artist charts. In 2020, The Hu was featured on the soundtrack for the Star Wars video game, Jedi: Fallen Order. In 2020 and 2021, the band released two popular covers of Metallica songs: Sad But True and Through the Never. Last year the band released their sophomore album, Rumble of Thunder, which featured collaborators such as William DuVall of Alice in Chains and DL from Bad Wolves.
They are currently on a co-headlining tour with Asking Alexandria with support from Bad Wolves and Zero 9:36.