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TheSUN: Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody tells Chris Evans Virgin Radio Breakfast Show he struggles celebrating without booze after going sober three years ago

July 17, 2019

SNOW Patrol’s Gary Lightbody has revealed he struggles celebrating without booze after going sober three years ago. Speaking to Chris Evans on the Virgin Radio Breakfast Show today, he admitted he still found it “strange” going alcohol free as they discussed the fact the band’s track Chasing Cars is now the most played song of… Read More ›

‘Chasing Cars ‘most played song of the 21st century: press [updated!]

There was barely a minute that went by in 2006 without Snow Patrol’s Chasing Cars playing in the background. And it’s been played at pretty much every wedding and in every TV series finale since. So it’s no surprise that Chasing Cars has been named the most played song of the 21st century so far…. Read More ›

The XBox Hub: Snow Patrol lead the charge with the Rocksmith Indie Rock Song Pack

They’ve been nominated for various BRIT Awards, they’ve taken home tons of BMIs and have even nabbed themselves an Ivor Novello. Now though it’s time for Snow Patrol to really hit the big time, with them leading the way as the headline act of the latest Rocksmith DLC. Fancy yourself a bit of Indie Rock?… Read More ›

The Irish Times: Chasing Cars by Snow Patrol is most-played song of 21st century so far

Chasing Cars by Snow Patrol has been named the most-played song of the 21st century, so far, by music licensing agency PPL. The song was released in June 2006, when it reached No 6 in the UK and Ireland; it remained in the British top 75 for 94 weeks. Chasing Cars was 2006’s 14th best-selling… Read More › Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody praises Wyldest’s Love Island cover of You Could Be Happy

Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody gave his seal of approval to Wyldest’s cover of the 2006 track which was featured during Amy Hart’s emotional departure. Snow Patrol have praised the band who covered their track on Love Island. Shoegaze dream-pop trio Wyldest became the focal point of the reality dating show last night (9 July),… Read More › Snow Patrol frontman helps Derry charity

Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody has announced the launch of a new foundation which is already assisting a Derry charity helping young people with mental health issues. The Lightbody Foundation is a partnership with the Community Foundation for Northern Ireland and will make ​funding available to charities a​nd community groups over the next year in… Read More › Snow Patrol help little Danielle find her words

Little Danielle is just three years old and has been having a bit of trouble getting her words together. But now she has taken to singing and dancing to Snow Patrol and she has increased her vocabulary. The tot from Fermoy, Co Cork, was recorded performing her special dance to Light Up and was caught… Read More › Snow Patrol superfan buys pal “brilliant” £55 Gary Lightbody fabric doll

A SNOW patrol superfan has spoken of her delight after being gifted a handsewn doll of their lead singer – worth £55. Serena Sinden, from Hastings, East Sussex, received the “brilliant” present from a friend and fellow snow patrol fan for her birthday. She had long wanted to get her hands on her own mini… Read More ›