Experience the Matt Schatz Collective featuring Lane Long and Madeline Bowdon tonight (November 19) at South on Main.
The show begins at 8pm. Purchase advance tickets for $8 or pay $10 at the door. Tickets do not guarantee a seat, call ahead to reserve a table – (501) 244-9660
Matthew Schatz is a touring saxophonist and teacher from Little Rock. He has played all over the world as a member of the B.B. King’s All Stars on the Holland America cruise line. In addition, he has performed throughout the south with Tyler Kinchen and the Right Pieces, and locally with such favorites as John Burnette, The Funkanites, That Arkansas Weather, The City Boys, and many more.
Madeline Bowdon, a Jonesboro, Arkansas native, is currently residing in New York City and has been performing worldwide with multiple major cruise line production casts and theatrical productions throughout the United States. Some of Maddie’s favorite roles to perform have included Lizzie 110 in the Shade, Judy 9 to 5 the Musical, and “Extraordinary Girl” in the Green Day Rock Opera American Idiot and she has been fortunate to have performed with a host of Broadway renown artists such s Lorin Latarro, Marc Kimelman, and Michael Balderramma.
Lane Long, originally from Mountain View, has quickly become an influencer in the cultural scene of Conway, Arkansas where he now resides. His band, The City Boys, has become an overwhelming favorite in many of the venues around Central Arkansas, bringing a fun spirit and a crowd full of energy. He is equally at ease in many genres and a quick win with any audience he encounters.
Brian Wolverton has been an instrumental figure in the Little Rock music scene for a long time. He can be found among some of the most talented regional jazz rock and pop bands; at the Arkansas Repertory Theater; or with the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra.
Steve Hudelson is a staple in the Little Rock Music scene, having played with for the Arkansas Repertory Theater, the Arkansas Symphony, and many jazz, rock, and pop bands. He also tours extensively with Al Paris and the Heartbreakers.
Merideth McCoy is a talented pianist and vocalist, and owner of Studio 5 in Benton where she teaches piano and voice. She has helped to instill a love for music for many students as both a private teacher and a choir director
Kasey Earl is an extremely talented multi instrumentalist and vocalist. He’s originally from Elysian Fields, Texas and is an alumni of the University of Arkansas at Monticello. He can be found performing at a wide variety of events around the state of Arkansas.