Music / Snow Patrol
Snow Patrol is an Alternative Rock
band from Northern Ireland. They were founded in 1994.
- Gary Lightbody
- Jonny Quinn
- Nathan Connolly
- Paul Wilson
- Tom Simpson
- Johnny McDaid
- Songs for Polarbears (1999)
- When It's all Over We Still Have To Clear Up (2001)
- Final Straw (2003)
- Eyes Open (2006)note
- A Hundred Million Suns (2008)
- Fallen Empires (2011)
- Album Title Drop:
- Final Straw: "Chocolate"
- Eyes Open: Twice, sort of: "Hands Open" and "Open Your Eyes".
- A Hundred Million Suns: "The Planets Bend Between Us"
- Awesome McCool Name: Gary Lightbody. Fuck yeah.
- Happy Place: "Shut Your Eyes" advises having one.
- Lyrical Dissonance: "You Are All That I Have" is pretty upbeat but the lyrics are just as desperate as the title suggests.
- Non-Appearing Title: Every album has at least one.
- Songs for Polarbears: "Get Balsamic Vinegar... Quick You Fool"
- When It's All Over We Still Have To Clear Up: "Olive Grove Facing the Sea"
- Final Straw: "How to be Dead", "Wow", "Spitting Games", "Chocolate", "Somewhere a Clock is Ticking"
- Eyes Open: "Make This Go On Forever", "Headlights On Dark Roads"
- A Hundred Million Suns: "If There's a Rocket, Tie Me to It", "Disaster Button"
- Fallen Empires: "Life-ning", "The President"
- Shout-Out: "Hands Open" mentions Sufjan Stevens and his song "Chicago".
- Title Track: Fallen Empires.