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Wildness tour Europe ’18 / ’19 rss ‘Dear friend’ Iain Archer to join Snow Patrol as scan reveals guitarist’s nerve damage

June 17, 2019

Snow Patrol have drafted in the services of Iain Archer after it was revealed guitarist Nathan Connolly’s hand injury was worst than first feared. The band was forced to pull out of three shows this week after he “lost the power of his hand”. “Alas his hand is more serious than we first thought,” said… Read More › Snow Patrol cancel gigs as guitarist ‘loses power of hand’

Snow Patrol have had to pull out of their next three shows after guitarist Nathan Connolly “lost the power of his hand”. The band said the lead guitarist and backing vocalist could not play his guitar. “Like a hero he played the show in Werchter with the same problem,” the band said in a tweet,… Read More › Snow Patrol’s 25 years on the road

“When’s the next time we have a day off?” “2022, I think.” Being in one of the world’s best-known rock bands means fame and adulation but it also means hard work. That is apparent in Snow Patrol: 25 Years on the Road – a new BBC Northern Ireland documentary about the group. It follows Gary,… Read More ›

IQ Mag: Show Patrol: Inside Snow Patrol’s live comeback

On Snow Patrol’s 25th anniversary, IQ follows the band’s triumphant return to the road as they traverse Europe and take on the Americas Back in October 2012, when Snow Patrol were nearing the end of their hugely successful year-long Fallen Empires tour, their manager Peter Mensch flew out to see them play in Santiago, Chile, and… Read More ›

Entertainment Technology Now: Adlib in the Wildness with Snow Patrol

UK – Northern Irish rockers Snow Patrol were back on the road after a seven-year break, reaching out to fans with their new 2018 album “Wildness” and a sold-out UK arena tour, getting their enthusiasm and talent for delivering dynamic and exciting live shows right on point, reconnecting with long term fans and dazzling new… Read More ›

PSN Europe: Adlib provides audio for first Snow Patrol tour in seven years

Indie rock outfit Snow Patrol recently took to the road for the first time in seven years in support of their 2018 album Wildness, complete with an audio specification provided by Adlib. Nigel Pepper was deployed to mix FOH with Jamie Hickey on monitors and Robin Scott serving as production manager. Adlib also provided crew,… Read More ›

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.

Leeds Live: Snow Patrol dazzle Leeds crowd with first ever gig at First Direct Arena

It’s been so long since Snow Patrol last played in Leeds that the First Direct Arena was barely a pipe dream, let alone anywhere near being finished. In fact, the Northern Irish band haven’t played here since the mid-noughties, when 7,000 fans turned out to watch them in Millennium Square. Before that, it was trips to the likes… Read More ›