The sounds of metal are being defined culturally as it evolves, it has become internationally accepted and one of the best ways to tell stories of love, passion, anger, violence and other topics that your main stream media censors. For years metal bands have had the music world turned their heads as they perform in ways never seen before, one of those bands is Tengger Calvary. Tengger Calvary is a fusion of Mongolian Folk metal. This band features international-recognized folk musician and Grammy Award voting member, Nature Ganganbaigal, who is talented in Mongolian instruments like the Mongolian Fiddle Morin Khuur, as well as the traditional throat singing style named Khoomei. Nature migrated from China to New York City, and reinvented his band with American Musicians, continuing their traditional Mongolian Folk Metal phenomenon. Their sound allows you to travel to the highest mountains of China, and bang your head as you listen to the traditional overtone used to tell stories. Tengger Calvary released their album in spring of 2015, via Metal Hell Records named Blood Sacrifice Shaman. Instruments used to fuse this Mongolian Folk with Metal are a horse-head fiddle, Morin Khuur, Mongolian Flute, Tibetan Horn and a Mongolian Guitar; making this band break the boundaries and create a n exotic fusion for head-bangers. They will be performing an “unplugged” show at New York City’s Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall on December 24th, 2015 at 8:00pm, make sure to catch their heavenly central Asian act of Mongolian Folk Metal.
Check out their act here: https://vimeo.com/144254298
Learn about Tengger Calvary here: http://tengger-cavalry.com
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TENGGER CAVALRY is:
Nature Ganganbaigal– performs multiple Mongolian nomadic instruments including Mongolian fiddle Morin Khuur, Mongolian flute, Mongolian guitar (Tovshuur) and other instruments native to the region. He is also able to sing using the ancient Mongolian singing tradition of Khoomei, also known as throat singing or overtone singing.
Drummer, Yuri Liak– Being a professional heavy metal performer for many years, Yuri shared stages with big guns such as Nightwish, Therion, Overkill and Opeth in Europe and America. He is also an excellent stage designer.
Bass, Alex Abayev– Coming from a strong extreme death metal background, Alex performed with renowned metal acts such as Immortal and Cephalic Carnage. His Central Asian heritage also gives him the talent to capture the spirit of the nomadic folk.
Ethnic fiddle, Robert McLaughlin– Growing up with a close relationship with Tuva people in USA, Robert studied the Tuva fiddle Igil, Tuva throat singing and Tuva language. He is also a real shaman and practices spiritual acts.
Band sourced: Adrenaline PR
Reported By: Joe Doe
in Association with Adrenaline PR.