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Game Of Thrones rss All 6 times musicians sneakily appeared on ‘Game of Thrones’

July 19, 2017

Warning: Spoilers ahead for “Game of Thrones.” The popularity of HBO’s “Game of Thrones” extends to celebrities and notable figures like President Obama, so it should come as no surprise that some famous people have snuck in for cameos. Though Ed Sheeran’s appearance on the season seven premiere was anything but subtle (though the song he sang did… Read More › Ed Sheeran says we can blame Gary Lightbody for his Game of Thrones cameo

***Mild spoilers about Ed Sheeran’s Game of Thrones cameo below*** Maisie Williams might have been pleased that Ed Sheeran will be appearing in Game of Thrones but many have fans haven’t been overly thrilled with the news.  There is the (perfectly legitimate) fear that Sheeran’s cameo will be distracting and the last thing Game of… Read More › ‘Game of Thrones’: Complete Guide to Musician Roles and Cameos

Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody: “Walk of Punishment,” Season 4 Among the many nomadic musicians in the lands of Westeros and beyond is an unnamed troubadour who leads Roose Bolton’s men in a singalong of “The Bear and the Maiden Fair.” The actor playing that troubadour is plenty qualified — he’s Gary Lightbody, frontman of Snow… Read More ›

NME: Game Of Thrones: 5 Bloody Rock Star Cameos You Need To Seek Out

Warning: This article contains heavy spoilers Musicians love Game Of Thrones – and it can’t be just because of its renowned historical accuracy, whatever Snoop Dogg says. Everyone from Chvrches to Enter Shikari have covered the theme song, there’ve been special Game Of Thrones mixtapes with contributions from Big Boi and Ty Dolla $ign, and earlier… Read More ›

Xfm: Gary Lightbody Writing Screenplay

Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody’s told XFM he’s trying to get into film making and plans to write a script. “I’m trying my very, very best. It’s a completely different discipline to sit down and write a screenplay or to write a novel, than writing songs,” he told XFM’s Jon Holmes. “I’m very easily distracted…. Read More ›

Gary’s Cameo On ‘Game Of Thrones’: Watch Here

Thanks to YouTube member roseann sweeney we have a video of Gary’s cameo on last night’s episode of Game of Thrones.

Game Of Thrones: Gary To Appear In THIRD Episode Of Season Three

After much speculation we can now confirm that Gary’s cameo on Game of Thrones will be in the third episode of the next season. @garysnowpatrol I’m in episode three of this season. For about 10 seconds. Was an awesome day filming it. In a recent interview with Pop & Rock, Gary talked about his guest appearance on… Read More ›

Game Of Thrones: Gary To Appear In First Episode Of Season Three [UPDATED!]

According to the IMDb, Gary’s cameo in Game of Thrones will be part of the next season’s first episode called “Valar Dohaeris”. Read more about this episode here and see Gary’s IMDb profile here. According to Wikipedia, “The third season of the epic fantasy drama television series Game of Thrones is scheduled to premiere in the United States on… Read More ›