Hey Exit was Brendan Landis' primary musical project from 2009 - 2021. Over this time the project covered quite a lot of ground, working in several musical traditions and drawing from many different styles within each:

Despite this restless approach to style and tradition, there are several throughlines in the work: music as spiritual practice, contrasting extremes presented as necessary opposites, and the dilemma of making space for hope and horror in equal measure.

After forty five releases and one or two hundred shows, the Hey Exit project is retired for the foreseeable future. However, Brendan remains active in a number of other bands and projects: