The Skys is the leading rock band in Lithuania. It is also the most recognized Lithuanian band abroad.
The Skys are:
Jonas Čiurlionis– vocals and lead guitar
Božena Buinicka – keyboards and vocals
Justinas Tamaševičius– bass
Ilja Molodcov – drums
The band released five albums: “Civilized” (1997), “Dreams” (1999), “Postmodern Game” (2004), “Colours of the Desert” (2011) and “Journey through the Skies” (2015).
The latest albums feature:
Dave Kilminster (Roger Waters band) – guitar
Snowy White (Roger Waters band) – guitar
John Young (ex-Scorpions, Bonnie Tyler) – keyboards, bac vocs, producer
India Curney who placed in the Top 5 of Season 8’s The Voice! #TeamChristina (vocals)
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
Robert Townsend (Steve Hackett) – sax
Kyla Wight – 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.
The last album mastered at legendary Abbey Road studios by Christian Wright.
The band had many solo gigs and participated in various festivals in Europe, Canada, USA and Japan,
The Skys shared the stage with Rick Wakeman (ex-YES), Blues Brothers, The Exploited, Lifesigns, Delirium, John Young Band, Arena and many more.
In 2011 The Skys signed a publishing contract with Apollo Live.
In 2010 The Skys signed an exclusive digital distribution deal with Cinderella Records.
In 2004 The Skys were signed to Sutaras Record label for album “Postmodern Game”.
In 2001 The Skys made a musical theater performance “Civilized” which was presented in one of the biggest theaters in Vilnius – Jaunimo Teatras.