As promised last week, Ricky Gervais's iconic manager is taking his inspirational teachings from edgy motivational speaking to music lessons with a new series, Learn Guitar with David Brent. Here's your first lesson, in which Brent sort of teaches a few chords, then debuts the full version of his new, "very personal" song, "Life on the Road." As this is a David Brent lesson, also expect to learn a little something about self-delusion and subtle tragedy. Bonus!
Since returning from home with his guitar for Comic Relief back in March, David Brent hasn't given up on his music ambitions. Now Ricky Gervais's self-proclaimed "teacher, rebel, songwriter, rep" is following in the path of industry legend Dan Smith with a series of guitar tuto... / Continue →
As promised, David Brent has been denied the happy ending of The Office Christmas Special to give us some more songs, laughs, and deep underlying pathos in a new Comic Relief special. Catching up with him a decade later, you get to see parts of Brent's Foregone Conclusion back-... / Continue →
The Office (UK) has been off the air for nearly a decade now, but as that series made clear, the loss of a job isn't something that stops David Brent from still showing up anyway. Ricky Gervais's most enduring character reappeared a couple times at the US's Dunder Mifflin Paper... / Continue →