Snow Patrol: Porchester Hall, London – photo review and tour dates

Snow Patrol © Naomi Dryden-Smith

Snow Patrol
Porchester Hall, London
19th Nov 2018

Ahead of a massive European arena tour starting next month, Snow Patrol descended on the beautiful Porchester Hall in a flurry of strings and stripped back acoustics to play a one-off intimate show hosted by Absolute Radio, who invited Louder Than War to come along and take some photos

Snow Patrol © Naomi Dryden-Smith

Snow Patrol © Naomi Dryden-Smith

Snow Patrol © Naomi Dryden-Smith

Snow Patrol © Naomi Dryden-Smith

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*Photos dedicated to Francoise – Snow Patrol superfan bravely facing huge adversity in her life who just could not stop smiling to be there. Meeting her made the show, and especially the new songs, unexpectedly poignant.

Tour Dates:

5 Dec Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle, England
7 Dec Sse Arena (Sold Out), Belfast, Northern Ireland
8 Dec Sse Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland
11 Dec 3arena, Dublin, Ireland
14 Jan Ziggo Dome (Sold Out), Amsterdam, Netherlands
15 Jan Barclaycard Arena, Hamburg, Germany
16 Jan Velodrom, Berlin, Germany
18 Jan Zenith, Munich, Germany
19 Jan Samsung Hall, Zurich, Switzerland
20 Jan Konig Pilsner Arena, Oberhausen, Germany
22 Jan Forest National (Sold Out), Brussels, Belgium
23 Jan Zenith, Paris, France
25 Jan Birmingham Arena, Birmingham, England
26 Jan O2 Arena (Sold Out), London, England
27 Jan Bournemouth International Centre, Bournemouth, England
29 Jan First Direct Arena, Leeds, England
30 Jan Manchester Arena, Manchester, England
31 Jan The Sse Hydro, Glasgow, Scotland
2 Feb Sse Arena Wembley, London, England
8 Feb Jahrhunderhalle, Frankfurt, Germany
9 Feb Gasometer, Vienna, Austria
11 Feb Fabrique, Milan, Italy
13 Feb Razzmatazz, Barcelona, Spain
14 Feb La Riviera, Madrid, Spain
16 Feb Campo Pequeno, Lisbon, Portugal
16 Mar Vive Latino Festival, Mexico City, Mexico
17 Mar Vive Latino Festival, Mexico City, Mexico


Wildness was released on 25 May 2018. Keep up to date with Snow Patrol: Twitter | Facebook | website

Photos by Naomi Dryden-Smith. You can find more of Naomi’s work for Louder Than War here, and she (occasionally) tweets as @nomeshome. Also on Facebook and Instagram. Naomi’s Photography portfolio can be found here

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