the gap year riot

the gap year riot

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a scottish rock/pop act who enjoy nothing more than mixing melody into great rock songs with infectious choruses that you will not only find yourself singing along to at the time but for a long time after. you can hear us atwww.myspace.com/thegapyearriot

Biography

THE GAP YEAR RIOT

Coming out of Glasgow as purveyors of Rock / Pop Punk, The Gap Year Riot have gained adornment & applause from many.

Whether it be opening the Main Stage at Live At Loch Lomand (2008). Sharing stages with the likes of Twin Atlantic, The Dykeenies, Drive By Argument, The Mexicolas, Saving Aimee or Lost On Landing.

Or bleeding through the airwaves with their debut EP, recorded with Romesh Dodangoda (kids in Glass Houses, Funeral for A Friend, etc,.), having been featured on XFM.

The Gap Year Riot have just finished their latest recordings, all of which will be available as download singles throughout 2009, in Glasgows illustrious ParkLane Studio. They are also about to undertake a 5date scottish tour in march and are looking to head further afield later on in the year.

You canalso catch more of the band at www.myspace.com/thegapyearriot

Seeking out the attention and affection they desire The Gap Year Riot are coming to a venue near you to disturb the peace.

THE GAP YEAR RIOT

Coming out of Glasgow as purveyors of Rock / Pop Punk, The Gap Year Riot have gained adornment & applause from many.
Whether it be opening the Main Stage at Live At Loch Lomand (2008). Sharing stages with the likes of Twin Atlantic, The Dykeenies, Drive By Argument, The Mexicolas, Saving Aimee or Lost On Landing. Or bleeding through the airwaves with their debut EP, recorded with Romesh Dodangoda (kids in Glass Houses, Funeral for A Friend, etc,.), having been featured on XFM.

Seeking out the attention and affection they desire The Gap Year Riot are coming to a venue near you to disturb the peace.

Discography

Lost for Words ep. featuring
Stop Talking Start Listening - This track has recieved radio play on Xfm and Air3 radio stations as well as being used by setanta sports
Break the rules - ThisTrack has also been used by setanta sports on their full spl programme for the end credits
Twenty one - this track can also be found on our myspace page, along with th eprevious bands mentioned. the myspace page is www.myspace.com/thegapyearriot

last track onthe lost for words e.p. is You Can't Save me Now, this track is exclusive to the e.p.

released march 2009 - Hush Hush single via i-tunes. the b-side to this track will also be available via i-tunes, an acoustic version of our song don't wait

Set List

we only play covers if it is a charity show, our usual set will last 30mins. we have a selection of a dozen songs that we chose our sets from at this present moment. For our upcoming 5date scottish tour we will be playing an 8 song set which is 35/40mins as it is our headline tour. the set for our upcoming tour is:
break the rules
vanity kills
hush hush
footsteps
rescue plan
dont wait
stop talknig start listening
all for attention.

our other tracks are man down, twenty one, lies lies lies and you can't save me now.

we are currently concentrating on our tour and when we finish up we have another three songs we are looking to get demo versions recorded of and add to our set