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Happy Birthday to Snow Patrol’s debut album! Released way back on 31st August 1998, this album was only ever given a single vinyl pressing of 1,000 copies. A fitting celebration of its 25th birthday, it has now been brought back … [cont…]

In celebration of its 21st Anniversary, ‘When It’s All Over We Still Have To Clear Up’ is being re-issued on vinyl with the original artwork for the first time on 30th September 2022. Originally released in 2001 on CD only, … [cont…]

Twenty-one years after the original release of ‘It’s A Cool Cool Christmas’ in November 2000 which was only available to buy on CD for a limited 3 month period at the time, the album is finally available to stream, download … [cont…]

After being recognised with the Oh Yeah Legend Award at the Northern Ireland Music Prize ceremony in Belfast, Snow Patrol release their ‘Reworked’ album. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have released a 2nd EP of tracks from their forthcoming ‘Reworked’ album [cont…]

Snow Patrol confirm details of their ‘Reworked’ album to be released in November in celebration of their 25th anniversary and the tour that will follow. [cont…]

Snow Patrol release a first EP of special reworked songs from their catalogue. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have released the first music from a project they have been working on to mark 25 years of the band. [cont…]

We have 4 pairs of tickets for Snow Patrol’s special show in Ward Park, Bangor to give away! [cont…]

Snow Patrol’s ‘When It’s All Over We Still Have To Clear Up’ on vinyl for the 1st time! [cont…]

The band will return to Ward Park for the 3rd time and also play Malahide Castle in Dublin. [cont…]

Snow Patrol announce festival shows in Dubai & South America and a headline tour of North America for 2019. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have announced new headline shows in the United States for later this year. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have confirmed additional dates for their Wildness Tour in Europe, the UK and Ireland in December 2018 and January and February 2019. [cont…]

Snow Patrol’s new album ‘Wildness’ was released today & the band also announced that they will support Ed Sheeran on his stadium tour of North America later this year. [cont…]

‘Don’t Give In,’ is the first track to be released from the new record and is available now. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have premiered a trailer video for new album Wildness and confirmed the release for May 25th 2018. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have announced 5 European festival shows for summer 2018: Rock Am Ring and Rock Im Park in Germany, Rock Werchter in Belgium, NOS Alive Festival in Portugal and Mad Cool Festival in Madrid, Spain. [cont…]

Despite high demand we still have limited stock of some archive promo posters available in our store. [cont…]

Jeepster reaches a birthday milestone later this year and to celebrate we’ve been getting together some rarities and unseen gems that we think you might like to see. [cont…]

Three years after the release of their debut album, Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody and his Tired Pony project return with their sophomore album. [cont…]

Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody has co-written a new song ‘The Rage That’s In Us All’ for the new Star Trek film ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’. [cont…]

A digital only sampler of tracks from Snow Patrol’s two Jeepster albums plus two previously unreleased songs.


Snow Patrol to play at a huge concert to mark the opening of the London 2012 Olympic Games.


Snow Patrol have announced the first details of the Fallen Empires 2012 Tour. [cont…]

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Snow Patrol have confirmed that the second single to be taken from their forthcoming album ‘Fallen Empires’ will be ‘This Isn’t Everything You Are’. [cont…]

Details of Snow Patrol’s new digital EP featuring the new single ‘Called Out In The Dark’ have now been announced. The Called Out In The Dark EP will feature the title track and three other brand new tracks: ‘My Brothers’, … [cont…]

Over a year and a half since their last release, ‘Up To Now’, Snow Patrol are back and are set to release a brand new single and album in 2011. [cont…]

Snow Patrol’s frontman Gary Lightbody has just released a new album as part of his Tired Pony project. Tired Pony also features Richard Colburn from Belle & Sebastian, REM’s Peter Buck, Snow Patrol producer Jacknife Lee, Troy Stewart, Iain Archer … [cont…]

We’re pleased to confirm that six of the tracks that Snow Patrol recorded while signed to Jeepster will be included on their forthcoming career best of collection, ‘Up To Now’. ‘Up To Now’ will be released on November 9th 2009. … [cont…]

Snow Patrol will release their new album, ‘Eyes Open’, on May 1st 2006, it will be preceeded a week earlier on April 24th by the single ‘You’re All I Have’. [cont…]

On April 24th 2006 Jeepster will reissue our two Snow Patrol albums. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have just announced that they will be playing 7 dates across the US and Canada in the second half of March. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have confirmed that they are to release their fourth album, ‘Eyes Open’, the follow up to the quadruple-platinum album Final Straw, in April and after selling out a series of secret gigs in Edinburgh, Belfast and Arran and … [cont…]

It has been confirmed that Snow Patrol will be headlining the Friday night of the 2005 Killarney Summer Festival. [cont…]

It has been announced that Snow Patrol will be appearing alongside the biggest names in music as part of Live 8 on July 2nd in Hyde Park. [cont…]

Congratulations to Snow Patrol on being awarded a prestigious Ivor Novello Award for the Final Straw album. [cont…]

A statement has been released announcing that Snow Patrol have split with their bassist of six years Mark McClelland – citing the pressures of their new found work load as the reason for the split. The statement, which appeared on … [cont…]

Snow Patrol have announced an extensive new tour of North American for this spring. [cont…]

Snow Patrol confirmed for Coachella and Isle of White Festivals 2005. [cont…]

Snow Patrol are thrilled to announce that they will be supporting U2 on several dates of their European Stadium Tour this summer. [cont…]

We have been made aware that the early Snow Patrol EPs are changing hands for high prices on e-bay so we wanted to let you know that, even if you can’t find them in the shops, the EPs are still … [cont…]

Free webcast of Amsterdam show now available to view online. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have been nominated in three categories at the 2005 Brit Awards and named twice in the nominations for the Meteor Awards. [cont…]

The second leg of Snow Patrol’s sell out UK tour kicks off this week and the band have been forced to make some changes to their support band line up as French Kicks have had to pull out. [cont…]

The DVD release of Snow Patrol’s performance at Somerset House on August 8th 2004 is now available featuring live versions of three tracks from the band’s second Jeepster album ‘When It’s All Over We Still Have To Clear Up’. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have been confirmed to appear at a huge Children In Need event taking place at Stirling Castle on the 19th November. They will play a 20 minute set with ‘Run’ being televised on the BBC’s coverage of the evening. [cont…]

‘How To Be Dead’, the song which started on the edge of the live set, has become a firm fan favourite and has been chosen as the single to close Snow Patrol’s most successful year to date. [cont…]

Belle & Sebastian and Snow Patrol have reached the initial list of 70 albums nominated for the Shortlist Prize by the appointed panel of experts. [cont…]

Due to the huge demand for tickets for the two existing Belfast shows which have now sold out, Snow Patrol have announced that there will be a 3rd night at the Ulster Hall. [cont…]

All dates on the Snow Patrol UK tour this autumn are now sold out.
Unfortunately the band were also forced to pull out of their planned European festival appearances this week as Gary was taken ill. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have announced a new date for their November/December Tour, the gig will be the first date of their biggest ever tour of the UK and Ireland and will take place at the Olympia Theatre in Dublin on the 25th November. [cont…]

Snow Patrol are pleased to announce that, after a year of touring the world, they will be finishing off the year on home soil with a tour of the UK and Ireland. [cont…]

Belle & Sebastian and Snow Patrol’s latest albums have both been recognised by the judges of the Nationwide Mercury Prize. [cont…]

The boys will be back in the US and Canada again in September and October to promote ‘Final Straw’ and to play some more shows. [cont…]

Snow Patrol will support living legends The Pixies on the only Dutch date of their European Tour. [cont…]

The new Snow Patrol single, ‘Spitting Games’, will be released through Fiction on July 12th. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have announced details of their first ‘mini’ tour of Australia which will take place in July. [cont…]

Snow Patrol are to follow in the footsteps of Belle and Sebastain, Lemonjelly and PJ Harvey this summer by playing a special open-air concert at Somerset House in London. The gig will take place on the August 8th and is now completely sold out. [cont…]

Snow Patrol head to Europe for two weeks of gigs at the end of May and they have confirmed that they will also play most of the world’s biggest festivals during the summer. [cont…]

Snow Patrol will be appearing alongside Ash, Franz Ferdinand and PJ Harvey at this years Splendor in the Grass Festival that takes place at Byron Bay in the New South Wales, Australia. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have confirmed that they will be lacing up their boots all in the name of charity along with members of The Darkness, Starsailor and Goldie Lookin Chain for the 10th annual Soccer Six in aid of the Prince’s Trust and Give A Child A Chance.

Due to circumstances beyond the band’s control, Snow Patrol’s two planned gigs on the Island of Arran this weekend have been cancelled. The band will now play Glasgow QMU on Saturday April 11th. Tickets for either of the Arran shows will guarantee entry to this show. [cont…]

Snow Patrol’s two very special Easter gigs on the Isle of Arran will now take place at Lamlash Hall, three miles from the original venues of Brodick Town Hall and Whiting Bay Hall. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have confirmed that the third single from Final Straw will be ‘Chocolate’, it will be released by Fiction Records/Polydor on the Monday after the Arran Weekender, April 12th. [cont…]

It has been announced that Snow Patrol will be playing this years Oxegen festival in Ireland (previously know as Witness) on Saturday 10th July at Punchestown Racecourse. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have announced that they will be playing a one-off show in Paris at the Boule Noir on the 30th March. They have also been confirmed for the Isle Of Wight Festival, T In The Park and V2004 Festivals in the UK this summer. [cont…]

Snow Patrol’s Final Straw album will finally be released in North America on March 30th and, after their triumphant mini tour of the States in February, the band will be heading back to the US and Canada to support the release with a further 18 dates in April and May. [cont…]

A second London Date has been added to the UK headlining tour. The band will now also play at The Shepherds Bush Empire on March 29th. [cont…]

Snow Patrol will be supporting Jet at the Carling Academy Islington on Thursday 26th February as part of the Carling Live New Kings Of Rock ‘n’ Roll series to be screened on Channel 4 in March/April. No tickets are on sale to the public but they can be won from [cont…]

In response to popular demand, Snow Patrol have now confirmed dates for the Irish leg of their UK tour in March. A London gig has also been announced and due to the success of ‘Final Straw’ and ‘Run’, several venues on the tour have also been upgraded to offer greater capacity. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have been nominated for best Irish Band at the 2004 Meteor Ireland Music Awards [cont…]

Snow Patrol will again be touring the UK in March, and this time they will be headlining. [cont…]

Snow Patrol will be heading to the US in February to play a few select shows. ‘Spitting Games’ is currently receiving airplay on both radio and TV stations and ‘Final Straw’ will be released Stateside in the coming months. [cont…]

The second single from Snow Patrol’s third album, ‘Final Straw’, will be ‘Run’. It will be released on the 26th January 2004 through Fiction/Polydor. [cont…]

Snow Patrol will be supporting Athlete on five dates of their UK tour in January 2004. [cont…]

In November Snow Patrol will be playing on the Gonzo tour in Glasgow supporting Biffy Clyro then a few days later playing a show in the Liquid Rooms in Edinburgh to celebrate the MTV EMA’s coming to Edinburgh. [cont…]

Snow Patrol have confirmed their Irish Tour dates for October. The gigs will be the first time the band have played in Ireland since the new album Final Straw was released and their triumphant Witnness appearance in the Summer. [cont…]

Snow Patrol are now mid-way through their UK tour. [cont…]

‘Spitting Games’ the first single of ‘Final Straw’ will be released on the 15th September. [cont…]

The new album ‘Final Straw’ is out now in the shops in both the UK and Ireland. It includes the forthcoming singles ‘Spitting Games’ and ‘Run’ as well as another ten tracks. [cont…]

The new Snow Patrol album, ‘Final Straw’, will be released on August 4th 2003 through Black Lion. [cont…]

Snow Patrol are to play this year’s Witnness Festival in Ireland on July 13th. [cont…]

New Snow Patrol Album released 12th March 2001 entitled ‘When It’s All Over We Still Have To Clear Up’. [cont…]

Snow Patrol released their single, ‘One Night Is Not Enough’ on 5th March 2001 on Jeepster Recordings. [cont…]