Matt Kadane

  • Music

    January 7, 2010
  • Blogs

    July 28, 2009

    I Remember, Way Back in '96 ...

    Bedhead's Kris Wheat and Matt Kadane, long ago but not far away‚ÄčAh, and speaking of local nostalgia ... An old Friend of Unfair Park just sent me a link to Michael Pyeatt's YouTube page, to which he's been posting in recent days clips from the likes of Funland, Bedhead, UFOFU, Tripping Daisy, Tabl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2009

    The New Year Starts The New Year Off The Same Way It Ended The Last Year...

    ...which is to say that The New Year is still receiving plenty of love for its great self-titled 2008 release (and from people other than us!). Today, Stereogum returns to The New Year well to offer up a free mp3 of the song "MMV" from the band's recent disc. Furthermore, Matt Kadane gives the site ... More >>

  • Music

    January 1, 2009

    2008 Should've Been The New Year's Year

    One thing you can't expect every new year? Another record from Dallas' own The New Year—which is just part of why The New Year is such a crowning achievement.

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2008

    Matt Kadane Hits Shuffle For AV Club

    If you were wondering what is on Matt Kadane's iPod, you're in luck, as he's the current Random Ruler for The AV Club. In case you're unfamiliar with The AV Club, The Onion's entertainment section, Random Rules is a feature wherein a musician puts his or her iPod on Shuffle and comments upon whateve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2008

    Last Night: The New Year At The Granada Theater

    Transona Five, A Weather, The New Year Granada Theater September 18, 2008 Better Than: Sulking and reminiscing about the way things were, that's for sure. The New Year kept things in line all night. (Sarah Jane Semrad) The New Year's performance at the Granada Theater last night was, oddly enoug ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2008

    Sarah Jaffe's Kind of Awesome, and the Kadanes Ain't Bad Neither

    If I may direct your attention to DC9 at Night for a moment, Pete's posted quite the present: the title track to Dallas Observer Music Awards fave Sarah Jaffe's forthcoming six-track EP Even Born Again, which the great Robert Jenkins dropped off yesterday. It's your for the taking; don't even need t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2008

    Living Up to Great Expectations

    Brian Harkin Matt Kadane, left, and brother Bubba Saturday night at the Granada I see over on DC9 that Pete's posted quite the rave for Saturday night's triple-header at the Granada: The Theater Fire, Matt and Bubba Kadane and Centro-matic. To which I'd only add that it was a bit of a sentimental k ... More >>

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    February 14, 2007
  • Music

    April 21, 2005

    Television Tunes

    Area bands get in on the TV show soundtrack action

  • Music

    June 17, 2004

    The End Is Near

    Growing older with The New Year

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    June 10, 2004

    Doesn't Jibe

    A Dallas music fave calls it quits

  • Music

    August 29, 2002

    Various Artists

    In Our Lifetime Vol. 2 (Fenway Recordings)

  • News

    April 19, 2001

    2001 Dallas Observer Music Awards

    Narrow margins remind us that everyone's a winner

  • Music

    February 15, 2001

    What Fun Life Is

    Two months into 2001, Matt and Bubba Kadane start The New Year

  • Music

    November 30, 2000

    Scene, Heard

    London ain't so great

  • Music

    April 27, 2000

    Do you believe?

    Matt and Bubba Kadane team up with Macha... to cover Cher?

  • Music

    July 8, 1999


    Gypsy Tea Room

  • Music

    January 14, 1999

    Macha men

    More than a decade after fronting one of Dallas' first new-wave bands, Joshua and Mischo McKay go out of this world

  • Music

    November 5, 1998

    What they were

    The New Bos reunite for--please, quiet down--a best-of collection

  • Music

    July 16, 1998

    Out of a Trance

    Trance Syndicate--Texas' best label--closes its doors, leaving Bedhead without a home

  • Music

    March 19, 1998

    Keeping it down

    Bedhead's so good, it doesn't need to turn it up to turn it out

  • Music

    April 10, 1997

    Wrong foot

    Musicians' superstore stumbles out of the gate

  • Music

    February 15, 1996
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    October 12, 1995

    Heart-shaped box

    Velvet Underground set charts the still-unknowable

  • Music

    January 5, 1995

    Down at the Ranchhouse

    Tom Morrell keeps Western swing alive on the best set of records you've never heard

  • Music

    November 3, 1994

    End of an era

    After seven years and hundreds of thousands of miles, Killbilly calls it quits