The SKYS

Live Act Progressiv Rock Rock
The SKYS - Progressiv Rock Rock Live Act in Vilnius

The SKYS Short Info

The Skys is the most recognized Lithuanian rock band abroad.

The band had many solo gigs and participated in various festivals in Europe, Canada and USA

The Skys shared the stage with Rick Wakeman (ex-YES), Blues Brothers, The Exploited, Lifesigns, Delirium, John Young Band, Arena...

Band has many international awards including "Best International band from New York International Music Festival 2004, USA.

The Skys music received TV and radio airplay on hundreds of radio stations across Europe, USA and Canada with interviews in Netherlands, Poland, UK and "album of the week" in Austria, A-list in Norway, 12 weeks in top 30 charts in Poland, charts in Lithuania, France, UK.

Many high quality press articles were published about the band in major music press. The Skys album reviews showed up in USA, Canada and Europe receiving very high evaluation including Classic Rock Magazine, album of the month by Metal Hammer and Sweden Rock Magazine among hundreds of others.

During its years of existence the band released five albums: "Civilized" (1997), "Dreams" (1999), "Postmodern Game" (2004) and "Colours of the Desert" (2011), "Journey Through the Skies" (2015). The band has collaborated with:

Snowy WHITE (Pink Floyd, Roger Waters, Thin Lizzy, etc)

Dave KILMINSTER (Roger Waters band) - guitar;

John YOUNG (ex-Scorpions, Bonnie Tyler) - keyboards, bac vocs, producer;

Snake DAVIS (Eurythmics, P.McCartney, Ray Charles, James Brown, etc.) - sax;

Rob TOWNSEND (St. Hackett band)

Martin Beedle (Cutting Crew, Sarah Brightman, etc) - drums;

Tony Spada (Holding Pattern) - guitar;

Anne Marie HELDER (Mostly Autumn, Panic Room) - bac voc.

Two last albums were recorded in Mamas Studio (Vilnius, Lithuania) and Liscombe Park Studios (London, UK) famous for URIAH HEEP and ASIA recordings.Mixed by Steve RISPIN (Tina Turner, Elton John, Asia, Tankard, etc

In 2004 The Skys were signed to Sutaras Record label for album "Postmodern Game". In 2010 The Skys signed exclusive digital distribution deal with Cinderella Records. "Colours of the Desert" also rereleased via Out of the Box Records and Legacy Records as well as Dr. Music Records for German Market. In 2011 The Skys signed a publishing contract with Apollo Live

The Skys is the most recognized Lithuanian rock band abroad.

The band had many solo gigs and participated in various festivals in Europe, Canada and USA

The Skys shared the stage with Rick Wakeman (ex-YES), Blues Brothers, The Exploited, Lifesigns, Delirium, John Young Band, Arena...

Band has many international awards including "Best International band from New York International Music Festival 2004, USA.

The Skys music received TV and radio airplay on hundreds of radio stations across Europe, USA and Canada with interviews in Netherlands, Poland, UK and "album of the week" in Austria, A-list in Norway, 12 weeks in top 30 cha...

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Discography The SKYS

  • 2015 Journey Through the Skies Album | Not on label yet
  • 2011 Colours of the Desert Album | Cinderella Records
  • 2004 PostModern Game Album | Sutaras Rec.
  • 1999 Dreams EP | Self released
  • 1997 Civilized Album | Self released

Media

  • Video The Skys - When The Western...
  • Video The SKYS - What If
  • Video The Skys - Colours of the D...
  • Video The SKYS - The Pyramid (Off...
  • Video The Skys - Calling Out Your...

Origin

  • Vilnius LT

Members

  • Jonas Ciurlionis guitar, vocals
  • Bozena Buinicka keyboards, vocals
  • Justinas Tamasevicius bass
  • Ilja Molodcov drums