"Flight of the Conchords meets 8 Mile ... nothing short of genius" said Chortle UK
Irishman Rob Broderick is ABANDOMAN , Winner of the Sunday Times Best Musical (Comedy) Act at the 2014 Edinburgh Fringe, Winner of the Best Comedy Newcomer at the Adelaide Fringe Festival, and Winner of the Hackney Empire Best New Act of the Year.
The last 4 years have seen Abandoman tour as support for multi-platinum artist, Ed Sheeran, headline comedy stages at every major British music festival including Glastonbury, Bestival, Latitude, Leeds and Reading.
Abandoman has appeared on 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, The Al Porter Show (RTE), The Ray D’Arcy Show (RTE), BBC3′s Live at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, BBC2′s The Stephen K Amos Show, on Sky Arts as part of their Latitude coverage and many radio shows, including BBC Radio 1′s Fun And Filth Cabaret, alongside Paloma Faith and Nick Grimshaw.
Now, after a number of attempts to get Abandoman to NZ we have success in 2017 at the NZ International Comedy Festival.
"Flight of the Conchords meets 8 Mile ... nothing short of genius"
"Killer punch lines. Note perfect, lyrically mind-blowing hip-hop improv. Genius"
"A proper party. Raucous, expansive and relentlessly hilarious"
The Times UK
Sunday Times Best Musical (Comedy) Act Winner - 2014 Edinburgh Fringe
Best Comedy Newcomer Winner - Adelaide Fringe Festival
Hackney Empire Best New Act of the Year