ALTAN URAG Folk Rock Band

Centuries ago our ancestors had conquered half the globe and amazed the world with our culture and tradition. Now we the young generation will conquer once more with our music that is Folk Rock. We hail from Mongolia, Central Asia and we are the . ALTAN URAG can be translated or referred to as the Khan’s kin.We play folk rock music and our band was formed in May, 2002. That same year we performed our first time gig at the Roaring Hooves international ethnic, contemporary music festival in Mongolia .In 2004 the first album of the band was released under the name Foal’s Been Born.

The album had various traditional music influences and came out as a folk, contemporary album. Second album Made in Altan Urag has 11 tracks of folk rock music and songs and it was released from Sonor records in December 2006. Band members are professional musicians who graduated music colleges and actual same class colleagues.

Source:http://www.mongoliatourism.gov.mn/

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