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Year: 2017 Oscars: Taylor Swift, Nick Jonas Among Eligible Writers as Academy Announces 70 Best Song Choices

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today that 70 songs are currently in contention for nominations to the best original song category. That’s down from 93 eligible songs last year, although it represents a substantial increase from lean years like 2010, when the number of tunes making the cut was a mere… Read More › Tributes to Derry musician John McDaid from Ed Sheeran, Robbie Williams, Gary Lightbody and Pink

Derry songwriter John McDaid was left speechless when fiancee Courteney Cox organised a surprise tribute video to be played as he received a special gong for Outstanding Contribution to the Irish Music Industry at the weekend. The Snow Patrol musician, who writes songs for some of the top names in the world, was visibly humbled… Read More ›

Exclusive performance of ‘This is How You Walk On’ on Extra TV soon

Adam Weissler, host of a regular national televised music segment on Extra TV, tweeted this yesterday: Great having the super cool and talented @garysnowpatrol in to @extratv for intv and exclusive performance of That’s How You Walk On (his award worthy song from @GiftedMovie) airdate soon! @snowpatrol @TiredPony — adam weissler (@adamextra) December 14,… Read More ›

Belfast Telegraph: Watch: Snow Patrol star Johnny McDaid and Courteney Cox sing praises of school choir with surprise video

Celebrity couple Courteney Cox and Johnny McDaid surprised the choir of a Northern Ireland school with a video message congratulating them on their Christmas show. The students from Ardnashee Special School in Londonderry were performing at Foyleside Shopping Centre as part of its festivities, unaware that among the crowds of shoppers who had stopped to… Read More › New Shows: Rock am Ring & Rock im Park

Snow Patrol are performing at the Rock am Ring and Rock im Park festivals June 2018. Exact performance dates to be announced soon. Tickets are available now HERE. 1-3 June | Nurburg, Germany | Rock am Ring 1-3 June | Nuremberg, Germany | Rock im Park Talk about this here.

Happy 9th Birthday to us!

Good morning everyone, we hope you are all enjoying your winter, not long now before Christmas! Today we celebrate our 9th birthday and -as every year- we brought snow with us :) Thanks everyone who visited last year and who contributed, liked, shared and ‘stayed with us’ during this rather quiet year. We hope that… Read More ›

Snow Patrol to perform at Mad Cool in Madrid July 2018

Snow Patrol are performing at Mad Cool in Madrid, Spain on 12-14 July 2018. Tickets go on sale Tuesday, 5 December at 11:00 CET HERE. Read at Go to TTB forums here.

Sunderland Echo: November 22, 2003: Fourteen years since little known Snow Patrol played Sunderland bar

They have played at some of the world’s largest arenas and festivals and even made a brief appearance in television hit Game of Thrones. Yet November 22 marks 14 years since a then up-and-coming Snow Patrol appeared in a Holmeside bar in the centre of Sunderland. The rock band, whose hits include Chocolate and Run,… Read More ›