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Radio rss Snow Patrol on Seeing Nirvana and Opening for U2

May 7, 2019

There are few bands as near and dear to hearts as Snow Patrol—and that comes in large part from the emotional honesty and openheartedness of frontperson Gary Lightbody. On this week’s episode of This Must Be the Gig, host Lior Phillips chats with Gary about Snow Patrol’s 2018 record, Wildness, the album’s ensuing tour, in addition… Read More › After 25 Years, Snow Patrol Gets More Honest Than Ever

The members of Snow Patrol are celebrating 25 years together. From providing the unofficial theme song to Grey’s Anatomy to its 2006 album Eyes Open being certified eight-times platinum according to BPI, the Northern Ireland rock band has found success many times over. Now, after a seven-year hiatus, the bond between band members has never… Read More › The Story of… ‘Chasing Cars’ by Snow Patrol

Snow Patrol scored their biggest hit in 2006 with ‘Chasing Cars’, and it has been used in countless TV shows, movies, adverts and more ever since. But what is the meaning behind the song’s emotive lyrics and what was its inspiration? Here are all the important facts every fan should know: Who wrote ‘Chasing Cars’?… Read More ›

Radio Salü: Gary Lightbody interview

German radio station Salü interviewed Gary on playing shows in Germany.

BBC Across the Line: ROE on Tour with Snow Patrol

Rigsy met up with ROE as she played Wembley with Snow Patrol. Listen to the interview with ROE and Gary here.

FluxFM: Gary Lightbody interview

Flux FM interviewed Gary again this week. You can listen to the interview here.

FluxFM Ohrspiel: Gary Lightbody’s favourite songs

For German radio station FluxFM, Gary put together a list of his favourite songs to be played on the show. See what songs he picked here: Marlena Shaw – California Soul Bon Iver – Holocene Soundgarden – Black Hole Sun Neil Young – Old Man Joni Mitchell – Help Me Foy Vance – Joy of… Read More ›

Radio DeeJay: Gary performing acoustic version of ‘Chasing Cars’

Gary stopped by Italian radio station DeeJay and played an acoustic version of ‘Chasing Cars’. Watch the vide below.