Snow Patrol news & community since 2008.

Year: 2014

TheSpec.com: Homesick Gary Lightbody

Gary Lightbody misses home. The Snow Patrol frontman has spent almost 20 years in the US in order to better his career and gain more opportunities for his band, but he insists he will be moving back to Northern Ireland, where he was born, more “permanently” in the near future. He said: “I do miss… Read More ›

Bangor Abbey (Dec 23rd) Review by Steve Stockman

Steve Stockman posted a review of the acoustic gig in Bangor Abbey on his blog. […] Gary Lightbody has no such front man struggles. He is one third of the coolest Northern Irish Men alive triumvirate, along with Jamie Dornan and Rory McIlroy. He has the gift of charm and the gab and immediately seems… Read More ›

Merry Christmas!

Dear TTBers, we hope you have a Merry Christmas. May you be surrounded by the peope you love. Hugs to you all…. Sam, Julia, Av, Sarah, Casey & Katja

Nathan To Play Benefit For Terri Hooley

Nathan and some familiar friends (including Dave Magee of Little Matador, Iain Archer, Tim Wheeler of Ash, and Duke Special) are set to play a benefit show for Terri Hooley this Sunday, December 28, with additional special guests to be announced. The show is 18+, and tickets are £10. The event will be held at Limelight… Read More ›

Belfast Telegraph: Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody Pops In To Wish Ill Terri Hooley A Speedy Recovery

Snow Patrol singer Gary Lightbody has wished Terri Hooley a speedy recovery as he visited the Belfast godfather of punk in hospital. Terri, one of Northern Ireland’s best known music figures, fell ill three weeks ago and is believed to be facing months in hospital. But he has not been short of visitors, with Lightbody… Read More ›

Gary Pens Foreword To Child Poverty Alliance Report

The holidays are not just a time for celebration but also a time for reflection and charity. In that spirit, Gary has contributed a foreword a report by Northern Ireland’s Child Poverty Alliance. The report, titled “Beneath the Surface: Child Poverty in Northern Ireland”, is available to read in full at the following link. You can… Read More ›

Gary, Nathan And Iain To Play Acoustic Show At Bangor Abbey

Snow Patrol’s official site has just announced that Gary will be playing an acoustic benefit show shortly before Christmas. From the site: Gary will be performing a solo acoustic show 23 December (doors at 6pm, show at 6:30pm) at Bangor Abbey in Bangor, County Down, Northern Ireland. He will be joined by Nathan Connolly and Iain Archer,… Read More ›

TTB Christmas Card Exchange 2014

Aloha TTBers, we would like to remind you of this years’ Christmas card exchange. We would love to see photos of your collections as they grow! Just post them here. -the TTB team