The Liūdni Slibinai (Sad Dragons) is a theatrical music group representing the new generation of Lithuanian actors. Fusing together classical Lithuanian poetry with the modern sound, these musical hooligans cannot be pigeon-holed into any conventional genre. The band is well known for its energetic performances, stage antics, positive sadness, witty and self-depreciating irony.
The band has been awarded Saulius Mykolaitis memorial prize. For two consecutive years, the Liūdni Slibinai have got numerous nominations in M.A.M.A. music awards, the main music award event in Lithuania, picking up the Best Band award at M.A.M.A. Awards 2012. Liūdni Slibinai also won the People’s Choice Award at the alternative music awards T.Ė.T.Ė 2011. In 2012, the smallest member of the band Dominykas Vaitiekūnas have been recognized as the Most Charismatic Artist of the Year.