WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

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

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

Good metaphorical advice for any pursuit

Here’s a little number that should help anyone through the race of life. “Pace yourself/Don’t erase yourself.” Hey, it’s worked for me in my writing. Sometimes it feels like finishing … Continue reading

December 10, 2019 · 1 Comment

Music for your next identity crisis

Do you like the wah-wah, kids? Well, as a great man once said, in this song I’ve given you a wah-wah. Once in a great while, when I look in … Continue reading

October 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

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 · 4 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