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DailyMail: ‘I don’t remember my lyrics, I’ve never remembered them!’ Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody reveals he needs notes on stage and discusses the band’s new stripped-back shows …after they pulled out of Glastonbury

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August 16, 2019

They were due to perform at iconic British music festival Glastonbury in June, but was forced to cancel in the last minute. But Snow Patrol are back on the road with a series of acoustic performances spanning their 25-year career. Speaking to the Herald Sun on Friday, the band’s 43-year-old frontman Gary Lightbody said: ‘There’s no production, and there’s nothing… Read More ›

7News Sunrise: Eddy sits down with Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody

Snow Patrol are one of the biggest music acts in the world, having sold more than 15 million albums and achieving 1 billion song streams. The Irish rockers have been making hits for more than 20 years – including the unforgettable Chasing Cars – and now are back in Australia for a sold-out tour. Edwina Bartholomew sat… Read More ›

HOTPRESS: The Full Cover Story: With Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody

From our Malahide Special issue: Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody is ready to get reflective about the band’s 25-year career. He opens up about early failures, recent successes, writing with Ed and Taylor, and the art of not giving in. Snow Patrol are having another one of those moments. They’ve reached the psychological milestone of 25… Read More ›

Virgin Radio Italy: Snow Patrol at Firenze Rocks interview

Virgin Radio Italy interviews Gary Lightbody at Firenze Rocks Festival – Florence, Italy.

Front Row Live Ent.: Billie Marten Talks Snow Patrol US Tour & New Album ‘ Feeding Seahorses By Hand’

Billie Marten sat down with Rob Herrera in LA to talk about her US tour run with Snow Patrol and the creative process behind new album Feeding Seahorses by Hand. The new album is available here. Listen to “Betsy” below.

Ulster University: Life Stories, In Conversation with Gary Lightbody

Ulster University honorary graduate and Snow Patrol frontman, Gary Lightbody shares his personal journey through an interesting and intriguing interview, highlighting his successes and challenges throughout his career and personal life. In the idealistic setting of St. Anne’s Cathedral, Belfast. Opening performance by Daniel Ferguson, a MA student with the University

The Irish Times: Gary Lightbody: On My Culture Radar

Snow Patrol singer on why Dave Chappelle is a modern day hero and what makes Melvyn Bragg’s podcast stand out Current favourite book Right now, I’m reading Shotgun Lovesongs by Nickolas Butler, which is staggeringly good. I’ve cried so many times reading it and laughed a few times too. Butler’s turn of phrase is extraordinary,… Read More ›

The Irish News: Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody: Everybody in Bangor kept asking me, ‘When’s the next Ward Park?’

Snow Patrol’s Ward Park 3 in Bangor next weekend will be one of the north’s biggest gigs of the year. David Roy quizzed Bangor-born band leader Gary Lightbody about getting an all-Irish bill together and celebrating Snow Patrol’s 25th anniversary HI GARY, are you looking forward to Ward Park 3? We’re really really excited. We’ve… Read More ›