WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Lyrics Not Included (Casey’s Rant) [Explicit]

KevinBrennan · Lyrics Not Included (Casey’s Rant) You’ll like this one. I don’t sing in it! Oh, it has lyrics, but as the title says, they’re not included. For one … Continue reading

July 14, 2022 · 2 Comments

My g-g-g-generation (or, Social Security Blues)

KevinBrennan · Yesterday’s Kids Every generation will someday utter the words, “In my day …” This song is my way of saying things were better when I was a kid. … Continue reading

April 16, 2022 · 5 Comments

Everybody had a good time …

And so I say farewell to Disney+, having watched the entire Beatles Get Back documentary twice now—all 7.8 hours of it. And the rooftop concert a third time. What a … Continue reading

January 9, 2022 · 6 Comments

Song of Bernadette

KevinBrennan · Bernadette Peters Imagine if Paul McCartney had kept the original words to his classic, “Yesterday.” The song would be known and loved to this day as “Scrambled Eggs.” … Continue reading

December 20, 2021 · 1 Comment

Her cheatin’ heart 💔

KevinBrennan · Why Can’t We Fall In Love Again? It’s been a tough summer for creative pursuits, but last week I had a few extra hours to put the finishing … Continue reading

September 8, 2021 · Leave a comment

Blast from my blogging past …

Have I mentioned that I was a blogger long before I started What The Hell back in 2013? No? Well, I was, and the blog was called Brother Kenya’s Paradigm—a … Continue reading

August 18, 2021 · 5 Comments

You’d best keep that blade sharp, son

I remember hearing Dave Grohl talk about songwriting once, and he said all you have to do is come up with a bumpersticker phrase and the song will basically write … Continue reading

May 21, 2021 · 8 Comments

Vacation all I ever wanted …

KevinBrennan · Paid Time Off (PTO) A lot of people have been working from home, but that doesn’t mean we aren’t all still hankering for a little PTO. Paid time … Continue reading

March 25, 2021 · 6 Comments

A song that could help you right about now … 🎶🎸🤘

KevinBrennan · (Tomorrow Comes) Soon Enough How about a nice ’80s-style pub anthem to end a monster year? If there’s one thing 2020 has taught us, it’s that we need … Continue reading

December 30, 2020 · Leave a comment

Writing is like busking … or can be

This article about a San Francisco busker reminds me of my long-ago days of busking in the London Underground when I was a student. This guy says he averages about … Continue reading

December 26, 2019 · 2 Comments