Crumpets, Muffins and Afternoon Teas(e) (2 stars)

This article is from 2010

Crumpets, Muffins and Afternoon Teas(e)

More unease than tease

Tammy Stone is an accomplished vocalist somewhat wasted on a set of bitter songs, too many of which end with the objet d’amour being killed and eaten by the bonkers songstress. Her lyrics have the potential to spin the gloriously inappropriate into comedy gold, but are bogged down in cliché and hampered by a lack of connection with the audience. Overwhelmingly, there’s more unease than tease here.

Zoo Southside, 662 6892, until 30 Aug, 4pm, £7.50 (£7).

Crumpets, Muffins and Afternoon Teas(e)

  • 2 stars

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