Snow Patrol get into the festive spirit

Band announce new Christmas show

Snow Patrol have announced plans for a special Christmas show.

The concert, which takes place at Manchester G-Mex on December 15, is in addition to their sold out UK and Ireland winter tour. Support will come from Elbow.

Tickets are priced at £23.50 and and go on sale from 9am this Friday (October 20). For availability after then, go to NME.COM/Gigs.

Snow Patrol will now perform at the following venues:

Bournemouth International Centre (November 26)

Birmingham NIA (28)

Manchester Evening News Arena (29)

Newcastle Metro Radio Arena (30)

Manchester G-MEX (December 15)

Glasgow SECC (16)

London Wembley Arena (18,19)

Belfast Odyssey Arena (21)

Dublin Point (22,23)

Before that the band will release new single ‘Set The Fire To The Third Bar’ featuring Martha Wainwright, on November 13.