Clap Clap Riot is a four-piece Indie Rock band based in Auckland, New Zealand. In 2008 they won the MTV 'Kick-start your career' award.
The band released their debut EP 'TV Knows Better' through RhythMethod in February 2009, which produced two singles - 'Don't Want Your Baby' and 'Thief'. 'TV Knows Better' was produced by Jimmy Christmas of The D4 and Luger Boa fame. Clap Clap Riot have completed two headline tours throughout New Zealand, toured Australia twice and performed at the Big Day Out, Rhythm and Vines and Southern Amp festivals. - Wikipedia
"Overall verdict? Standing ovation from me..." - The Press
"Five bristling songs, 14 minutes . . . doesn't get much tighter than that…" - Graham Reid of Elsewhere.co.nz
"…loaded with instant little dance rock gems, it’s a fun, fizzy, dancy rock album that they have bottled well from their live experience…" - Undertheradar.co.nz
"already well regarded for top-notch live shows, Clap Clap Riot belt out their songs like rebels with due cause…" - NZMusician.co.nz