WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Sensible song for making sense of all the senselessness

Here’s one that I think you’ll all appreciate. The answer to why things seem so totally effed up right now is that everyone is whacked! It’s not you, it’s them. … Continue reading

August 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

Picky pics

No sooner do I bitch and moan about my yet-to-exist custom-built guitar, than the luthier sends me some pics. I’m newly stoked. First is a shot of the maple back. … Continue reading

August 8, 2019 · 5 Comments

String-driven thing

Last year—maybe I mentioned it—I hired a luthier to make me an archtop guitar. Somewhere along the way, I got this bee in my bonnet and I thought, as so … Continue reading

August 1, 2019 · 4 Comments

Mixing it up

It’s starting to look like I’ll have a new novel on offer this fall. Indie, of course, since I seem to be persona non grata in the world of literary … Continue reading

July 16, 2019 · 13 Comments

Read memoirs at your own risk … or, Au revoir, Beatles

Once again I have to warn all fans of the famous to steer clear of memoirs and biographies of their heroes. No one, absolutely no one, holds up under the … Continue reading

June 26, 2019 · 5 Comments

Tune time

Here’s a little ditty about a couple who started out iffily but managed to let their relationship mature into a real keeper. But you don’t have to “reside by the … Continue reading

May 1, 2019 · 8 Comments

Sunday song

It took some convincing, but I think I finally persuaded my wife that this little tale of a relationship gone sideways isn’t about us. I’d never say to Sue, for … Continue reading

March 24, 2019 · Leave a comment