The Cadywoompus mission is to reach out to the modern day teenager, showing a set of values through music. Cadywoompus is a band of 4 (Jordan, Kristian, Ruth, Eric) from Montreal playing a style of melodic rock & roll filled with positive messages. Playing songs that deal with the daily pressures of being a teenager in a modern world, the band's sound has been influenced by rock bands such as MxPx, the Ramones, Green Day, Elvis Costello etc...
Nick Name: Jo-Jo
Instrument: Guitar, Vocals
Birthplace: Grosse Pointe, Michigan
Birthday: September 13th, 1985
Marital Status: I've got an awesome girlfriend, a sweet Apple Valley girl named Erin
Favorite Bands: MxPx, Elvis Costello, Something Corporate, Saves The Day, Dashboard Confessional, the Juliana Theory, Ramones, Slick Shoes, Billy Joel, Randy Travis, Shania Twain, New Found Glory, Good Charlotte
Favorite Cadywoompus Song: Growing Away
Why? Because not many people actually talk about the message in that song, the power of association
Best thing about being part of Cadywoompus? Playing music with great friends, meeting other great bands & people that share a common dream and interest
Worst thing about being part of Cadywoompus? Kristian Matte
Hobbies: Acting, Prank Phone Calls, Sock Collecting, Toothpaste sampling, Mullet Hunting, Movies, Shootin' Pool
Top 5 Favorite Albums: "This Years M.odel" by Elvis Costello, "The Ever Passing Moment" by MxPx, "Through Being Cool" by Saves the Day, "Glass Houses" by Billy Joel, "Loud, Fast Ramones: Their Toughest Hits" by the Ramones
Favorite Movies: Royal Tennenbaums, Rushmore, Ferris Beuller, October Sky, Anni Hall
Favorite Restaurant: Chilies, Jack Astors
Favorite Food: Chicken Fajitas, Pizza
Your most used expressions: "good times, good times
Favorite Bible Verse: 1 Timothy 4:12
Favorite Actor/Actress: Dustin Hoffman, Jake G, Woody Allen
What is one thing only you would find funny? Kristians Jokes, Midgets, Mullets, Midgets with Mullets
Best way to tell someone that their fly is down? Hot dog stand is open
Favorite soft drink? Canada Dry Gingerail
What good advice would you give to someone? Stay away from midgets on rollerskates
What are you most scared of? Midgets with knives
What would you do with a million dollars? Buy my own waterslide, buy out CBGBs, or start my own place like it
Favorite Songs: "Hands Down" by Dashboard Confessional, "My Sweet Fracture" by Saves the Day, "Alison" by Elvis Costello, "Only the Good Die Young" by Billy Joel, "Commando" by the Ramones
Ambition: Musician & Filmaker
Occupation, past & present: From time to time I am a Background artist (Extra) on movie & TV sets. I used to work at a Bookstore, But my dream job would be to work as a professional nickel shiner, or food critic
What are you the most thankful for and why? Salvation, My Baby Doll, Family, Friends, Freedom, living in a country that allows me to realize my dreams and live a prosperous, without free enterprise we wouldnt be abl to do what we do as this band
Nick Name: Kris
Birthplace: Halifax, Nova-Scotia
Birthday: September 3, 1985
Marital Status: Single and a hunk
Favorite Bands: Ace Troubleshooter, Relient K, Garth Brooks, Supertones, Cadywoompus, Destinys Child, Britney Spears, Enrique Iglesias, Green Day all forms of gospel music
Favorite Cadywoompus Song: Sleepless
Best thing about being part of Cadywoompus? It's just so Cadywoompus
Worst thing about being part of Cadywoompus? Jordan
Hobbies: Football, Volley Ball, Drumming, Watching Movies, listening to music, Snowboarding, checking out the gir.ls volleyball team
Top 5 Favourite Albums: London Calling - the Clash, Take Off... - Blink 182, Anatomy of... - Relient K, Dont Stop A Rockin' - Ace Troubleshooter, Glitter - Britney Spears
Favorite Movies: Remember Titans, Gone in 60 sec. We were Soldiers, Gladiator
Favorite Restaurant: Burger King
Favorite Food: Hot Stuff, probably mexican
Your most used expressions: "eh?"
Favorite Actor/Actress: Mel Gibson
What is one thing only you would find funny? dancing midgets with Mullets who flatulate
Best way to tell someone that their fly is down? Peter's peaking out of the Barn
Favorite soft drink? Root and/or Spruce
What good advice would you give to someone? If you really love the gir.l, go for it, dont be a coward or a yellow belly like me
What are you most scared of? rejection
What would you do with a million dollars? I'd invest 1 third of it into bonds, 1/3 into GICs 1/12 into speninding money, 2/12 into savings, 1/12 into chequing...or just spend it it all on food
Favorite Song: "Butterfly Kisses" by Bob Carlisle, "I wanna fall in love with You" by Jars Of Clay
Ambition: Pro Footbal Player
Do You have a job? Past or Present? If not, where would you work? I got layed off by Toys R Us, and I used to deliver papers
Nick Name: Ruthie
Instrument: Bass, Keyboard
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
Birthday: January 3rd, 1985
Marital Status: Not single
Favorite Bands: Norma Jean, Alkaline Trio
Favorite Cadywoompus Song: Hawaiian Ginger
Why? It makes me smile.
Best thing about being part of Cadywoompus? Meeting people .
Worst thing about being part of Cadywoompus? My loss of hearing.
Hobbies: Robbing liquor stores and shopping.
Favorite Movies: A Beautiful Mind
Favorite Restaurant: Burger King
Favorite Food: Junk Food
Favorite Bible Verse: Jeremiah 29:11
Best way to tell someone that their fly is down? Privately
What would you do with a million dollars? Put most of it in the bank and watch my fortune grow exponentionally due to compound interest.
What are you the most thankful for and why? Scotty, friends and family. Why not?
Nick Name: Bird
Birthplace: Montreal, CANADA...But just so you know, Im half American.
Birthday: November 23 1984
Marital Status: In love with a very special gir.l, Julie
Favorite Bands: Rage Against The Machine, Payable On Dea.th(P.O.D.), Cant really think of anything else.
Hobbies: Spending time with friends and gfriend as well as playing a lot of bball
Top 5 Favorite Albums: Rage against the machine, The Battle of Los Angeles, Satellite, Hybrid theorie, Black Album
Favorite Movies: The Matrix, Happy Gilmore
Favorite Restaurant: Casa Greque
Favorite Food: Pizza or steak
Your most used expressions: anything that sounds sarcastic.
Favorite Actor/Actress: Adam Sandler
What is one thing only you would find funny? When someone gets really badly hurt, For some odd reason I find that funny.
Best way to tell someone that their fly is down? Do you feel that breezzzzz?
Favorite soft drink? Got to be 7up!!
What good advice would you give to someone? Do what ever you think is right.
What are you most scared of? You!! No actually it would be of being blind.
What would you do with a million dollars? Buy a new guitar
Favorite Songs: Know Your Enemie by RATM, SouthTown by P.O.D., Sweet home Alabama by Lynard Skynard, Enter Sandman by Metallica
Ambition: Carpe Diem, Dont know yet.
Do You have a job? Past or Present? If not, where would you work? No, but always looking for pretty much any job.