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Snow Patrol's Gary Lightbody will return to Belfast for an intimate homecoming show at the Waterfront this December.
The announcement follows a string of similar stripped down performances which have recently kept the frontman occupied on the West Coast of America.
Anything that leans too close to Snow Patrol’s doe-eyed indie balladry suffers from the fact that this muso-cushioned setting doesn’t have the impetuous explosiveness of that band’s best songs (c’mon, everyone secretly likes "Run", admit it).
Snow Patrol were quizzed on the red carpet about how they deal with each others bad habits and 'pet hates'.13 June 2012; Members of the Republic of Ireland with the band Snow Patrol ahead of the Republic of Ireland's EURO2012 game against Spain on Thursday. Picture credit: David Maher / SPORTSFILE13 June 2012; Republic of Ireland's Shay Given, left, with Gary Lightbody of Snow Patrol, ahead of the Republic of Ireland's EURO2012 game against Spain on Thursday. Picture credit: David Maher / SPORTSFILE "I'm a Northern Ireland supporter for sure," he told the Press Association."But the Republic of Ireland are in this tournament and I'm getting behind them.Despite a guest vocal (and bonus dad-dance) from REM’s Mike Mills on the mandolin-jangling, sad-and-softly shambling "Point Me At Lost Islands" and Editors’ Tom Smith mooing away over The Good Book, Tired Pony sound at their freshest when they’re furthest from their roots.Anything that strays too close to late-period REM country-tinged autumnal tones suffers from the fact that Lightbody’s voice, though yearning is his stock-in-trade, doesn’t have the fragility and emotional complexity of Michael Stipe’s.