From New York International Music Festival press release, June 2004

International Awards Best International Band – The Skys Runners up – Streets of Mars Best International Performer – Narjiz And the winner is: THE NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL PROUDLY HONORS ARTISTS FROM ITS SPRING FESTIVAL AT AN EXCLUSIVE AWARDS SHOW AT PLAID NEW YORK, NY (June 7, 2004) This Spring marked another highly successful run for the New York International Music Festival (NYIMF). The music festival kicked off with a networking party at BLVD followed by ten nights of live performances, parties and panels. NYIMF will host an exclusive awards ceremony to honor this year’s winners at Plaid (76 E13 street at corner of 4th Ave.) on June 26 from 7PM – Midnight. Recipients will be presented with framed certificate and various acts will get the opportunity to perform live during the show. Doe-eyed actress Aesha Waks (Arresting Gina) actress/model Amber and industry guru Eric Livsey from Mallet Records will host the event. FESTIVAL WINNERS /…/ International awards went to acclaimed rock group The Skys from Lithuania who impressed audiences with a great range of rock ballads.