The Skys

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The Skys: The Most Recognized Lithuanian Band Abroad

January 28, 2014
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The Skys are back and better than ever with a brand new line up:

  • Jonas Čiurlionis– vocals and lead guitar
  • Božena Buinicka – keyboards and vocals
  • Aleksandr Liutvinskij– rhythm guitar
  • Justinas Tamaševičius– bass
  • Ilja Molodcov – drums

Their last album “Colours of the Desert” featuring some world’s best musicians:

  • Dave Kilminster (Rodger Waters Band) – guitar
  • John Young (ex-Scorpions, Bonnie Tyler) – keyboards, bac vocs, producer
  • Snake Davis (Eurythmics, P. McCartney, Ray Charles, James Brown, etc.) – sax
  • Martin Beedle (Cutting Crew, Sarah Brightman, etc.) – drums
  • Tony Spada (Holding Pattern) – guitar
  • Anne Marie Helder (Mostly Autumn, Panic Room) – bac voc

The Skys have had many solo gigs and participated in various festivals in Lithuania, Estonia, Latvia, Finland, Russia, France, Germany, USA, Poland, Austria, pretty much all over the world.  This powerhouse group has even shared the stage with some big name groups such as Blues Brothers, The Exploited, Delirium, John Young Band, Arena… and many more. The Skys  have also been fortunate enough to win many  international awards including “Best International band“ at New York International Music Festival 2004, USA.


In 2012 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-listed in Norway, 12 weeks at top 30 charts in Poland. In 2012 many high quality press articles were published about the band in all major Lithuanian newspapers. In 2012 The Skys got 9 Awards at various Polish Festivals. In 2004 The Skys were signed to Sutaras Record label for album “Postmodern Game”.


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