Matt Kennedy


Full name: Matthew James Kennedy

Nicknames: Matt K the drummer, Matt K, Matt K311, The Biggest Icon in MunkyDust, Bruce Payne

Date of Birth: May 12, 1981

Parents: Two

Siblings: Two sisters

Place you live or have lived: TUCSON, ARIZONA, Born in Austin, TX

School: Sabino High School, Pima College, And soon to be at the University of Arizona

Pets: Max (he lives with my parents, though, and he's a big german shepherd)

Job: Currently I work in the Pima East Computer Lab. Previously, I have worked for Intuit and IBM doing tech support and developing web sites.

Hobbies: Malorie, School, drums, computers

Best Advice: If you want to ask a girl out, don't use an answering machine

Words or phrases you use too much: derivative, function of X, rate of change, second derivative and other non real life applicable stuff that are terms in Calculus

Non sport game in which you excel: Being so awesome that I envy myself

Non sport game you enjoy but don't excel at: Tackle frisbee

Dream car: 1981 Oldsmobile Station Wagon, Custom Cruiser, with a broken left bright light and broken grill.

Coolest experience: Getting married, MunkyDust

Scariest thing you've ever done: Shocked myself with Brady's shocker from his lighter

Fave thing to do in summer: Swim and use the air conditioner

Fave thing to do in the winter: Use the heater and cuss

Character traits I look for in a girl: Malorie

Special skills or talents: Drums, kickball, playing Grand Theft Auto

What I want to be\do: Graduate college, have a family with Malorie, find out what Heaven is like and hopefully get there one day.

Fave color: Blue

Fave food: Most anything fattening

Least fave food: Dingleberries

Fave vacation: Toronto, Canada or Seminary, MS

Fave Subject: Psychology and video games

Fave Word: Son'b*tch. (If you say it just like I wrote it, kinda red-neck style)

Fav sport: Duke Basketball (2001 National Champs, I might add)

Other sports: Soccer

Least Fav Sport: Badminton

Fav movie: Billy Madison, The Wedding Singer, Space Balls, Kingpin, Frequency, Back to the Future 1,2, and 3, SLC Punk, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

Fav music group/singer: MunkyDust, Blink 182, Fenix TX, Pearl Jam, Beatles, Foo Fighters, Green Day, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Queen, Third Eye Blind, Chris Cornell with and without Soundgarden, Third Day... etc.

(I think there are many trends in people that fade away musicially, but I would like to say my musicial tastes reflect my personality: Both of which are very strong and rarely waiver or change in their dedication.) With the aforementioned statement, I am currently into a lot of the bands, although not totally in love with, on Drive Thru records, the Vandals, a lot of bands on Fat Wreck Chords, and many others which may not necessarily be my favorites in a couple months.

Fav. Animal: Max

Least fav animal: Homosapien

Fave TV. shows: A lot of the stuff of Fox News, Smackdown, Raw, Craig Kilbourn, any TV/movie involving Will Ferrill or Tom Green. I thought that new "Let's Bowl" show on Comedy Central was funny when the show the announcers, and that's about it.

Fave day: There should be a day called Faveday and it isn't allowed to suck.

Fave month: May

Fav holiday: Christmas... gotta love being with the family and celebrating the birth of our Lord

Fave part of newspaper: If the Tucson Newspapers weren't so full of liberal crap, I might read them

Fav things to wear: My Weezer shirt, sandals, comfortable jeans

The thing that irritates me the most: When people tell me to go to IHOP on Broadway and Pantano then show up at the IHOP on Grant and Rosemont and then don't call me and tell me where the F they are and then Brady leaves the next day and I don't get to say bye... or the fact that Have a Cool Summer never rocks out or writes music together much anymore.

How do you like your eggs? Burnt with cheese and garlic

John Lennon or Paul McCartney? Paul

Favorite Pearl Jam Album? Yield

Favorite Pearl Jam song? Off He Goes, Rearview Mirror, Long Road, MFC

Love Interest(s): Malorie

Person that inspired you to play music? My dad. (I can't think of a comeback to Ryan's answer yet)

Favorite person to make fun of? People who don't think for themselves and can't figure themselves out