Funny: Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds

  • "Brave New World." The drunken reprise is the best part, but the whole thing is possibly the most dead-on satire of would-be visionary leaders ever written.
  • At the end of the "New Generation" stage shows, after the encore ends, the martian fighting machine on stage releases a jet of smoke, and Jeff Wayne looks up and waves a finger with a patronising look on his face.