The Axis of Awesome
- Tom Maxwell
- 14 August 2008
This article is from 2008.
Catchy tunes, brilliant lyrics and hilarious banter make this one of the most feelgood shows around. Australia's answer to Spinal Tap start with a spot-on parody of Europop before singing about adult mutant ninja turtles and a Bond villain with a lazy eye. The highlight is an extravagant medley of dozens of four-chord pop tunes. In a word: awesome.
Gilded Balloon Teviot, 668 1633, until 25 Aug (not 20), 10.30pm, £8.50–£9.50 (£7.50–£8.50).