Snow Patrol

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Snow Patrol
Gary Lightbody and Nathan Connolly at Pukkelpop 2006.jpg
Snow Patrol at Pukkelpop 2006
Background information
OriginDundee, Scotland
GenresIndie rock
Alternative rock[1][2][3]
Years active1993–present
LabelsFiction/Polydor/A&M
Universal Music Group
Associated actsThe Cake Sale
The Reindeer Section
Websitewww.snowpatrol.com
Members
Gary Lightbody
Paul Wilson
Jonny Quinn
Nathan Connolly
Tom Simpson
Past members
Mark McClelland
Michael Morrison

Snow Patrol is an alternative rock band from Scotland and Northern Ireland. They are based in Glasgow and are signed to Polydor Records. Snow Patrol was started as an indie rock band, but began to play more alternative rock and pop songs. The band has released six albums, Songs for Polarbears, Final Straw, When It's All Over We Still Have to Clear Up, Eyes Open, A Hundred Million Suns and Fallen Empires. Eyes Open won the award for Best Irish Album at the National Irish Music Awards.

References[change | change source]

  1. ""Snow Patrol: Eyes Open" Pitchfork record review".
  2. "Aversion, "Snow Patrol"".
  3. "Guardian Unlimited, "Snow Patrol"".