Mongolian Rockers “The Hu” Comes To Fort Smith on October 28th.
The HU is a band from Mongolia that blends heavy metal and traditional Mongolian throat singing. Their first two videos (“Yuve Yuve Yu” and “Wolf Totem”) immediately went viral garnering the band over 30 million views. The explosive reaction to The HU resulted in a number of features about the band in international media such as NPR, ET India Times, Playboy Mexico, Jack Canal+Fr, Hong Kong 01, DW News Germany and others.
The band’s name The HU, is the Mongolian root word for human being. They call their style “Hunnu Rock”…inspired by the Hunnu, an ancient Mongolian empire, known as The Huns in western culture. Some of the band’s lyrics include old Mongolian war cries and poetry.
The Temple has been restored utilizing its original design attributes to create a one of a kind gathering, dining, and club facility with a speakeasy feel. A historically unique Theatre, Music, and arts venue with the ornate and intimate 1150 capacity theatre freshly outfitted with a new state of the art climate control system and a superior audio and video system that meets or exceeds the specifications of all major touring productions and acts.