Thursday 04 July

Clapham Comedy Club @ The Bread & Roses : Abandoman, Daniel Simonsen Edinburgh Preview DOUBLE BILL

“Flight of the Conchords meets 8 Mile. Nothing short of genius.” -

Ireland’s finest hip hop musical comedian, Rob Broderick, a.k.a. Abandoman.

“Flight of the Conchords meets 8 Mile. Nothing short of genius”

.Using his trademark blend of audience interaction and razor-sharp improvisation, Abandoman will take you on a magical journey, transforming the audience’s likes, loathes and daydreams into hit songs and captivating tales.

Abandoman has previously won Hackney Empire New Act of the Year, Best Comedy Newcomer at the Adelaide Fringe, headlined comedy stages at Glastonbury, Latitude, Reading and Leeds, performed in the house band for Alan Carr’s Happy Hour on Channel 4 alongside Craig David, played the part of Dictionary Corner in 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, as well as supported and toured with pop behemoth Ed Sheeran.

“An unstoppable force of nature” ★★★★The List

“Broderick has us in the palm of his hand from the minute he starts until the very last mic drop” ★★★★★ Broadway Baby

“Broderick clearly has a lightening wit” The Herald

”Wildly funny and technically incredible” ★★★★★ The Age (AU)

Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Best Newcomer Award WINNER 2012 Star of Russell Howard’s Good News & Simon Amstell tour
‘Exquisitely crafted gags and out-and-out surrealism, at its best like a fusion of Emo Philips and Vic and Bob’ (Guardian).