The Lemons

The Lemons - Suuliin Uyanga

The Lemons is a four-member Mongolian Indie Rock band formed in 2004 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. Since 2006, they released 4 albums and well-known in Mongolia. In 2007, The Lemons received three awards at Mongolian Music Awards ceremony "Pentatonic" for Best alternative album, Best live concert and Best alternative song. Lead singer and rhythm guitarist Odnoo established himself as a national style icon. His sunglasses and hat became a signature for him and the band. The band secured a devout following after their impassioned set at the 2006 Playtime Festival (Mongolia's first and biggest rock fest). Their annual performances at Playtime have consistently been lauded. In 2011, The Lemons represented Mongolia at Asian Beat, one of the biggest amateur band contests held throughout many regions in Asia.

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Genre: Rock
Subgenre: Indie Rock
From: Ulaanbaatar, MONGOLIA