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BelfastLive: Snow Patrol Ward Park 3 gig proves it’s far from Final Straw for local lads with surprise appearance from Bono (gallery)

May 27, 2019

Snow Patrol knocked it out of Ward Park last night in their first homecoming gig – for two of them at least – in years. The crowd went wild as the awesome fivesome sauntered onto the stage and little did they know they were in for a huge surprise to close the evening with the… Read More › Bono surprise Snow Patrol performance elevates fans

With or without him, Snow Patrol’s Ward Park 3 concert was a hit with the fans – but the sweetest thing came with the surprise appearance of Bono. The U2 frontman’s performance of the iconic song One, alongside Gary Lightbody and his bandmates, was a surprise to the Bangor crowd on Saturday night. “No them,… Read More ›

NewsLetter: Traffic and Travel: Snow Patrol return to Ward Park, advice for road users

Traffic in North Down and Bangor will be disrupted as Snow Patrol head the line up at Ward Park These are the currently available road closures and diversions North Down – Bangor – Road users are advised of possible traffic disruption this Saturday around Ward Park Bangor A number of roads will be closed to… Read More ›

BelfastLive: Snow Patrol at Ward Park Bangor banned items list released by promoters

Snow Patrol are bringing a huge day of music to Bangor on Saturday and with thousands hitting up the seaside town there are a couple of rules in place. It’s the band’s third Ward Park show and and they’ve brought with them the likes of Foy Vance and Ash to complete a packed local line-up…. Read More ›

NewsLetter: Ward Park 3: Bangor boys back on Patrol on home patch

Tomorrow evening Snow Patrol will step onto the stage at Ward Park in Bangor – a gig which marks the band’s 25th anniversary. However lead singer Gary Lightbody sees it as more of a celebration of local musical talent than solely about his headlining band. We spoke to Gary last month as the band were… Read More ›

TheIrishNews: Snow Patrol: Thousands to descend on Bangor for Ward Park 3

THOUSANDS of music fans are expected to descend on Bangor on Saturday to watch home-grown heroes Snow Patrol and a host of other Northern Ireland music talent take to the stage at Ward Park. Support acts including Two Door Cinema Club, Foy Vance – both with links to Bangor – and Ash, from Downpatrick, are… Read More › Snow Patrol Talks Plans to Celebrate 25th Anniversary

After putting out its first new album seven years (last year’s Wildness), Snow Patrol is getting ready to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its formation with both new music and performances. Frontman Gary Lightbody tells Billboard that the quintet is planning some “different” releases starting later this year, primarily new recordings of some of Snow Patrol’s… Read More › Snow Patrol is Back (review & photos)

While it’s true that Snow Patrol has been on hiatus for the past seven years, the Irish rockers with the dreamy melodies and romantic lyrics showed no signs of slowing down when they played the Warfield in San Francisco last night. In fact, the break must have been good for the britpop quartet since they… Read More ›