The Rocker

And we’re back on our jet plane, for a flying visit to Lithuania, a country I previously thought of as next door to Ruritania, for some prog rock, courtesy of The Skys.  It’s actually album mumber five for them, with a recording career going back to “Civilized” in 1997.

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Review by founder of Kerrang! magazine – Geoff Barton

“Established in 1995, The Skys are Lithuania’s No.1 proggers. Colours… features a host of guest stars including Dave Kilminster (Roger Waters’ band) and Anne – Marie Helder (Mostly Autumn, Panic Room). Key to the band’s appeal is the male – female vocal interplay, and a musical approach that’s both expansive and ethnic. Nuostabus! (Lithuanian for ‘amazing)” … Continue reading

Fireworks Magazine

The Skys is a truly classic progressive rock band from Lithuania. Formed in 1995, the band has now released The Colours Of The Desert’ which is its fourth album to date. A dual male/female lead vocal … Continue reading

Classic Rock Society Magazine

THESKYS – Classic Rock Society Colours Of The Desert WWW.THESKYS.COM A quick glance at the credits for this Lithuanian band’s fourth album and ,you immediately sit up and take notice. Recorded partly at Liscornbe Park studios here in the UK … Continue reading

Get Ready To Rock

The SKYS Colours Of The Desert (2011) Top progressive rock from Lithuania anyone? Eastern Europe seems to be spawning great bands at the rate of one a day at the moment … Continue reading