Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody will speak in front of an arts committee to promote Irish music on Thursday (21Feb08). The singer will give testimony to the advancements the Oh Yeah project has made for Irish musicians, reports Gigwise.com. Ash frontman Tim Wheeler launched Oh Yeah in a bid to establish a music centre - with rehearsal and performance spaces - in Northern Ireland's capital, branding it "a long-overdue idea for Belfast".