Blocks w/ Neal Brennan

Neal Brennan

  • 1 hour 3 minutes
    Darrell Hammond

    Neal Brennan interviews Darrell Hammond (Cray, SNL) about the things that make him feel lonely, isolated, and like something's wrong - and how he is persevering despite these blocks.

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    00:00 Intro

    1:30 SNL & impressions

    4:16 Emotionally Traumatic Life 

    6:50 Synesthesia 

    9:27 Voices & Impressions as Escape / Jim Carrey  

    15:43 Sponsor: BetterHelp

    16:57 Sponsor: Mando

    19:15 Abusive Mother

    21:29 Cutting

    25:03 Hallelujah Moment

    29:09 Father Apologized on Death Bed

    37:40 Sponsor: RocketMoney

    39:18 Drinking 

    42:19 Transferrable Spirits

    53:29 Monsters

    57:41 Advice

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    Watch Neal Brennan: Blocks on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81036234

    Theme music by Electric Guest (unreleased).

    Edited by Will Hagle

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    13 June 2024, 10:00 am
  • 1 hour 23 minutes
    George Wallace

    Neal Brennan interviews George Wallace (Comedy Legend, Best 10pm Show in Las Vegas) about the things that make him feel lonely, isolated, and like something's wrong - and how he is persevering despite these blocks.

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    00:00 Intro

    1:53 Richard Pryor

    5:33 Paul Mooney

    7:25 Starting standup

    8:48 Jerry Seinfeld friendship

    15:03 Would you rather be famous or rich? 

    18:30 Marketing, moving to LA

    21:53 Tonight Show + Early Comedy

    35:46 Sly & The Family Stone / Chappelle

    41:55 Borderline Hoarding  

    45:30 Travel

    48:45 Doesn’t Want To Die With Money in The Bank

    52:13 Shopaholic 

    55:30 Disco in Ibiza in the 70s

    59:45 Hypochondriac

    1:02:50 Never Seen Anything.  

    1:08:00 Ageism  

    1:18:00 What He’s Proudest Of

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    Watch Neal Brennan: Blocks on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81036234

    Theme music by Electric Guest (unreleased).

    Edited by Will Hagle

    Sponsor Blocks: https://public.liveread.io/media-kit/blocks

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    6 June 2024, 10:00 am
  • 1 hour 12 minutes
    Al Madrigal

    Neal Brennan interviews Al Madrigal ('The Dust Up' podcast, 'Lopez vs. Lopez,' 'Shrimpin' Ain't Easy,' 'The Daily Show') about the things that make him feel lonely, isolated, and like something's wrong - and how he is persevering despite these blocks.

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    00:00 Intro

    2:00 Al’s Wife 

    5:28 ADHD

    11:15 George Clooney + Starting Standup

    20:10 Grief

    27:51 Alcohol

    36:36 Lowlight Reel

    40:14 Social Anxiety

    56:12 Priorities & Goals

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    Sponsor Blocks: https://public.liveread.io/media-kit/blocks

    Follow Neal Brennan: https://www.instagram.com/nealbrennan

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    Watch Neal Brennan: Crazy Good on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81728557

    Watch Neal Brennan: Blocks on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81036234

    Theme music by Electric Guest (unreleased).

    Edited by Will Hagle

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    30 May 2024, 10:00 am
  • 1 hour 21 minutes
    Margaret Cho

    Neal Brennan interviews Margaret Cho ('Cho Dependent', 'Notorious C.H.O.', 'I'm The One That I Want' 'All-American Girl' & much more) about the things that make her feel lonely, isolated, and like something's wrong - and how she is persevering despite these blocks.

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    00:00 Intro

    1:14 Finding Herself

    3:24 Self-Created Problems

    4:54 Appealing to Outsiders

    6:57 Relationships

    17:26 Sponsor: BetterHelp

    19:13 Sponsor: The Perfect Jean

    21:17 Germaphobe

    28:14 Self-esteem 

    32:04 Drinking, Drugs & Sobriety

    44:42 Sponsor: Rocket Money

    46:07 Sponsor: HelloFresh

    47:58 Depression

    55:07 Fear of Intimacy

    1:07:08 Insomnia 

    1:10:38 Imposter Syndrome 

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    Watch Neal Brennan: Crazy Good on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81728557


    Watch Neal Brennan: Blocks on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81036234


    Theme music by Electric Guest (unreleased).


    Edited by Will Hagle


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    23 May 2024, 10:00 am
  • 1 hour 19 minutes
    Trevor Noah

    Neal Brennan interviews Trevor Noah ('The Daily Show,' 'What Now?,' 'Born a Crime,' 'Where Was I' & more on Netflix) about the things that make him feel lonely, isolated, and like something's wrong - and how he is persevering despite these blocks.

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    00:00 Intro

    2:48 Life Defined by Race

    4:36 Born a Crime: Growing up in Apartheid South Africa

    12:10 Is there a value to trauma? 

    13:55 Diffusing Conflict & Communication

    20:20 Relationship w/ Parents

    24:01 Depression & ADHD

    30:48 Ketamine Therapy

    32:38 Diagnosis vs. Medication

    34:50 Romantic Relationships

    48:50 Two Racial Topics for Neal’s White Audience

    1:00:35 What He Makes of Life Overall

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    Follow Neal Brennan: https://www.instagram.com/nealbrennan

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    Watch Neal Brennan: Crazy Good on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81728557

    Watch Neal Brennan: Blocks on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81036234

    Theme music by Electric Guest (unreleased).

    Edited by Will Hagle

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    16 May 2024, 10:00 am
  • 1 hour 41 minutes
    Tig Notaro

    Neal Brennan interviews Tig Notaro ('Hello Again' on Amazon Prime, 'Handsome Podcast') about the things that make her feel lonely, isolated, and like something's wrong - and how she is persevering despite these blocks.

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    00:00 Intro

    1:35 Childhood

    5:55 Private Jet with Ellen

    6:36 Often Almost Dies

    7:22 Cancer Diagnosis

    9:50 How Cancer Changed Her

    12:04 Falling on Tour

    15:30 Feeling Cursed and Praying

    18:45 PTSD / Bad News

    21:18 Trusting Life 

    33:47 Sponsor: Mando

    35:49 Trusting Life: Success vs. Simplicity 

    39:30 Health 

    44:50 Anxiety

    48:28 Inner Strength & Perseverance 

    49:57 Standup Pace 

    56:45 How Anxiety Manifests

    59:00 Deep Breathing

    1:01:40 Parenting 

    1:05:55 Climate Change 

    1:13:40 Connecting with Those Who Aren’t Likeminded 

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    Follow Neal Brennan: https://www.instagram.com/nealbrennan

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    Watch Neal Brennan: Crazy Good on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81728557


    Watch Neal Brennan: Blocks on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81036234


    Theme music by Electric Guest (unreleased).


    Edited by Will Hagle

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    9 May 2024, 10:00 am
  • 1 hour 27 minutes
    Jerry Seinfeld

    Neal Brennan interviews Jerry Seinfeld ('Unfrosted' on Netflix, 'Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee,' 'Bee Movie,' 'Seinfeld') about the things that make him feel lonely, isolated, and like something's wrong - and how he is persevering despite these blocks.

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    Watch 'Unfrosted' on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81481606

    Shoutout to Andrew Schulz for use of the studio 😘

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    00:00 Intro

    00:37 Unfrosted

    4:08 Growing up in the 50s and 60s

    10:55 Starting comedy

    19:39 Sponsor: BetterHelp

    21:09 Sponsor: BlueChew

    23:02 Standup & the 100M Dash

    25:29 Finding Out Who You’re Not

    27:04 Components of Standup

    31:04 Meditation / Spirituality

    35:47 Success in the early 90s

    38:47 Relationship with Larry David 

    48:29 Popularity of ‘Seinfeld’

    53:50 Sponsor: Manscaped

    55:27 Sponsor: The Perfect Jean

    57:36 Working on ‘Seinfeld’

    59:30 Marriage & Kids

    1:05:28 Surprises of being a Parent

    1:09:33 Life after ‘Seinfeld’

    1:11:18 Editing Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee

    1:14:28 Generosity and Curiosity

    1:17:50 Looking back on Career

    1:22:08 Spiritual Lessons / Appreciating Himself 

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    Follow Neal Brennan: https://www.instagram.com/nealbrennan

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    Watch Neal Brennan: Crazy Good on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81728557


    Watch Neal Brennan: Blocks on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81036234


    Theme music by Electric Guest (unreleased).


    Edited by Will Hagle


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    2 May 2024, 10:00 am
  • 1 hour 8 minutes
    Marc Rebillet

    Neal Brennan interviews Marc Rebillet about the things that make him feel lonely, isolated, and like something's wrong - and how he is persevering despite these blocks.

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    🎙️ Have a Question about your Blocks for Neal? 🎙️

    Email “[email protected]” to have your question answered on a future episode. 

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    00:00

    1:30 How He Came To Be

    2:53 Making Music, Performing & Working Bad Jobs

    11:32 Reggie Watts and Jack Black

    14:41 Career Struggles 

    18:26 Career Trajectory

    20:02 Overthinking His Job

    28:26 Long Term Relationships

    38:43 People Pleaser

    46:20 Work Ethic

    54:42 Resisting Advice

    1:04:15 What He’s Done To Get Better

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    https://nealbrennan.com for tickets


    Watch Neal Brennan: Crazy Good on Netflix:

    https://www.netflix.com/title/81728557


    Watch Neal Brennan: Blocks on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81036234


    Neal's Instagram: https://instagram.com/nealbrennan

    Neal's Twitter: https://twitter.com/nealbrennan


    Theme music by Electric Guest (unreleased).

    Edited by Will Hagle


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    25 April 2024, 10:00 am
  • 1 hour 7 minutes
    Brian Simpson

    Neal Brennan interviews Brian Simpson (Live from the Mothership on Netflix, BS w/ Brian Simpson podcast) about the things that make him feel lonely, isolated, and like something's wrong - and how he is persevering despite these blocks.

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    Email “[email protected]” to have your question answered on a future episode. 

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    00:00 Intro 

    1:22 Upbringing / Foster Care

    15:44 Not a Fan of Pageantry 

    22:48 Being Alone vs. Loneliness 

    26:11 Shooting His Foster Brother Story

    39:23 Medication - ADHD, PTSD, etc.

    53:59 Relationships with Women

    1:05:29 Goals and Dreams

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    Watch Neal Brennan: Crazy Good on Netflix:

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    Neal's Instagram: https://instagram.com/nealbrennan

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    Theme music by Electric Guest (unreleased).

    Edited by Will Hagle

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    18 April 2024, 10:00 am
  • 1 hour 18 minutes
    David Cross

    Neal Brennan interviews David Cross (Mr. Show, Arrested Development, Senses Working Overtime Podcast & much more) about the things that make him feel lonely, isolated, and like something's wrong - and how he is persevering despite these blocks.

    **FYI: We understand there are audio issues starting around 48 min. We tried but couldn't repair them.**

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    Watch David Cross' new special - 'Worst Daddy in the World': https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fnw65BBrlY4

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    🎙️ Have a Question about your Blocks for Neal? 🎙️

    Email “[email protected]” to have your question answered on a future episode. 

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    00:00 Intro / Mr. Show

    3:49 Life / Upbringing

    7:08 Rich Kid

    20:04 Bob Odenkirk Partnership

    26:59 Sponsor: BetterHelp

    28:43 Anxiety + Drugs

    45:55 The Illusion of Happiness 

    51:05 Guilt & Appreciation

    52:46 Anger & Dissatisfaction w/ Creative Output

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    Watch Neal Brennan: Crazy Good on Netflix:

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    Watch Neal Brennan: Blocks on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81036234

    Neal's Instagram: https://instagram.com/nealbrennan

    Neal's Twitter: https://twitter.com/nealbrennan

    Theme music by Electric Guest (unreleased).

    Edited by Will Hagle

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    11 April 2024, 10:00 am
  • 1 hour 12 minutes
    Beth Stelling

    Neal Brennan interviews Beth Stelling (''If You Didn't Want Me Then' on Netflix) about the things that make her feel lonely, isolated, and like something's wrong - and how she is persevering despite these blocks.

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    🎙️ Have a Question about your Blocks for Neal? 🎙️

    Email “[email protected]” to have your question answered on a future episode. 

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    00:00 Intro

    1:52 Childhood

    8:15 Romantic Relationships with Men

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    » Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6gx3bANm25DtKA3cnlBH1r


    https://nealbrennan.com for tickets

    Watch Neal Brennan: Blocks on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81036234


    Neal's Instagram: https://instagram.com/nealbrennan

    Neal's Twitter: https://twitter.com/nealbrennan


    Theme music by Electric Guest (unreleased).

    Edited by Will Hagle

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    4 April 2024, 10:00 am
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