Snow Patrol news & community since 2008.

Belfast Telegraph: Expectant Snow Patrol Man Jonny Quinn To Miss Tour

Snow Patrol drummer Jonny Quinn is to become a father.

The news was announced on the band’s website ahead of the upcoming North American tour.

Bangor-born Jonny, who married his Norwegian wife Marianne in Oslo in August 2008, is currently on paternity leave.

He will be replaced by the band’s friend and touring member, Richard Colburn, from Belle and Sebastian.

The North American tour kicks off over the weekend with three shows in California and then heads to Portland next week to begin a 14-date joint headline tour with Noel Gallagher and the High Flying Birds.

Jonny is the first member of Snow Patrol to become a dad. He proposed to Marianne at the band’s first Ward Park gig in 2007.

Read the article at belfasttelegraph.co.uk.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s