KISS, Iron Maiden and System Of A Down were due to headline Download, while the Isle Of Wight was set to host Lewis Capaldi, The Chemical Brothers and Lionel Richie.
Gary Lightbody and company are also currently supporting Ed Sheeran on his stadium tour of North America.
The stunning narrative paints a personal portrait of Gary Lightbody and his father.
The band announce their US tour with Ed Sheeran on the same day their new album 'Wildness' - their first in seven years - is released.
Snow Patrol premiere the video for 'What If This Is All The Love You Ever Get?', directed by Brett Simon, taken from their new album 'Wildness'.
Snow Patrol premiere the video for new song 'Life On Earth', from their forthcoming album 'Wildness', set for release through Polydor on 25 May.
Snow Patrol, Shane MacGowan and Portishead's Geoff Barrow are among the luminaries appearing at Dublin's inaugural multi-media VINYL Festival in May.
Snow Patrol premiere their new single 'Don't Give Up' from 'Wildness', their long-awaited new album which will be released on 25 May.
Sting won the Icon Award in London last night (10) at the BMI London Awards, staged by the music rights management organisation.
Celebrated British industry figure Jazz Summers, who managed Wham!, Soul II Soul, The Verve, Snow Patrol and many others, has died at the age of 71.