Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody admits Ed Sheeran stole limelight …

‘Nobody was screaming for us!’ Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody admits Ed Sheeran stole a limelight while ancillary a Irish rocker on tour

Stephen Milton For Daily Mail Australia

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Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody has regaled a impulse a immature Ed Sheeran once stole his spotlight while ancillary his Irish rope on tour.  

Fresh off a breakthrough success of his entrance manuscript in 2012, visitor Ed landed a desired guest mark opening for a Chasing Car chart-toppers during a fibre of US dates. 

Appearing The Project on Wednesday night, 41-year-old Gary certified that nothing of a assembly were there to see Snow Patrol.

'Nobody was screaming for us!' Snow Patrol's Gary Lightbody (left) has regaled a ungainly impulse a immature Ed Sheeran (right) stole his spotlight while a fiery-haired thespian was ancillary his rope on tour

‘Nobody was screaming for us!’ Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody (left) has regaled a ungainly impulse a immature Ed Sheeran (right) stole his spotlight while a fiery-haired thespian was ancillary his rope on tour

‘He upheld us on a US debate in 2011 or 12,’ Gary told a panelists. 

‘And the initial front 6 rose of a shows all had his fans in them and they were only screaming for him .

He continued: ‘Ed came on to this Beatles-style screaming. And it was like, hang on a minute, is this not a show? Because they were not screaming for us.’

Eclipsed: Appearing on The Project on Wednesday night, Gary (pictured) joked that nothing of a assembly were there to see Snow Patrol

Eclipsed: Appearing on The Project on Wednesday night, Gary (pictured) joked that nothing of a assembly were there to see Snow Patrol

Give it another go: Gary and Ed (pictured) are only about to flog off a fibre of North America debate dates together after this month 

Give it another go: Gary and Ed (pictured) are only about to flog off a fibre of North America debate dates together after this month 

Gary and Ed will flog off a fibre of North American debate dates together after this month.

Earlier this year, David spoke frankly about his past conflict with obsession and basin in a discuss with the Daily Telegraph.

And repelled by a flitting of luminary DJ Avicii a- who took his possess life after a long-term conflict with mental health and piece abuse issues – the star certified that could simply have been him.

Storyteller: Gary left a panelists (L-R) Tommy Little, Waleed Aly, Carrie Bickmore and Fitzy in stitches with his self-depreciating story about Ed Sheeran

Storyteller: Gary left a panelists (L-R) Tommy Little, Waleed Aly, Carrie Bickmore and Fitzy in stitches with his self-depreciating story about Ed Sheeran

‘One hundred per cent, that would be me,’ he said, adding: ‘I would be passed by now.’

Gary continued: ‘[When we listened a news] we became really emotional. we didn’t know him during all. But we felt really connected to him. It’s heartbreaking!’  

After a fibre of chart-topping hits with Snow Patrol including Run, Just Say Yes and Open Your Eyes, a 41-year-old spiraled into a hole of further and piece abuse.

Unable to concentration on new element given a recover of 2011 album, Fallen Empires, it took a intolerable seizure days before his 40th birthday to force Gary to confront his demons for good.

Despite his health woes, a Northern Irish performer still wrote song for a preference of A-list stars including Taylor Swift.

Rockstar lifestyle: After a fibre of chart-topping hits with Snow Patrol including Run, Just Say Yes and Open Your Eyes, a 41-year-old spiraled into a black hole of further and piece abuse

Rockstar lifestyle: After a fibre of chart-topping hits with Snow Patrol including Run, Just Say Yes and Open Your Eyes, a 41-year-old spiraled into a black hole of further and piece abuse


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