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Snow Patrol's Gary Lightbody on award recognition, learning to play sober and conquering writer's block

Snow Patrol leader Gary Lightbody is the first ever recipient of the NI Music Prize Outstanding Contribution to Music award. Ahead of being presented with it in the Ulster Hall tonight the Bangor man tells David Roy about what the accolade means to him, becoming a sober frontman and how he overcame writer's block

Snow Patrol man Gary Lightbody will be honoured at the NI Music Prize tonight
"I'LL HAVE to pick a few Northern Ireland-specific people to thank who have probably made more of an outstanding contribution to music than I have," explains Gary Lightbody of his plans for 'saying a [...]

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