The blizzard of shows continues...

Snow Patrol have added another date to their Christmas homecoming shows – bringing the total now to four.

The band will now play Belfast’s Ulster Hall on November 23, as well as November 22, December 22 and 23. Tickets for these three other dates are sold out.

Meanwhile, the band are set to release a DVD ‘Live 2004: Mums and Dads Of The World Be Patient With Your Children’, while on Sunday (November 14), singer Gary Lightbody will take part in the recording of Band Aid 3.

The ‘How To Be Dead Tour’ now runs:

Belfast Ulster Hall (November 22,


Birmingham Academy (27, 28)

Brixton Academy (November 29, 30)

Southampton Guildhall (December


Manchester Apollo (16, 17)

Glasgow Barrowlands (19, 20, 21)

Belfast Ulster Hall (22, 23)

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