ABOUT

25 year old Matt Long has carved himself a reputation as a stellar front man of multi award-winning British Blues band Catfish.  Alongside playing with Catfish, Matt is now also on the road with his own band, Matt Long and the Revenant Ones, with powerful new riff-influenced original rock material.

Their phenomenal energy on stage, Matt's powerful songwriting, Adam's dark underbelly basslines and Kev's outrageously hypnotic drum skills make this a band which stands out from the crowd in a genre full of talent.


With a European tour in the pipeline for 2020 and festival bookings coming in, this band is already causing a buzz both in the UK and abroad.


This new band allows Matt flex his songwriting muscles with a new project focused on rockier riffs and showcasing his impeccable guitar wizardry.


The band consists of talented and inventive Catfish band-mate Adam Pyke on bass and critically acclaimed ex-RavenEye drummer Kev Hickman on drums who is no stranger to the world stage. Kev has performed regularly across three continents and supported acts such as Slash, Deep Purple, Joe Satriani and The Darkness.

 

MERCHANDISE 

New t shirts are now in stock - while we get our online payment options sorted, if you would like to order one please email fiona.long@btinternet.com and we can take payment via Paypal.

You can preorder the album here - we dont yet know when we will be able to release now due to Covid-19 but
we hope it wont be too long until the guys are able to get back out again to tour it.

 
 

MUSIC

DEBUT ALBUM READY TO RELEASE...

The new album is now complete and was due for release this Summer but unfortunately due to Covid-19 the release has been put back until the guys are able to get back out and tour.  Thanks to the incredible Dan Lucas of Anchor Baby Studios in Kent who has made it sound epic.  You can hear the final mix of the first track on the video of 'So' on this page which will give you an idea of how massive this is going to sound!  You can preorder it in our merchandise section so you will receive it as soon as it is available.  Thanks for your support.

 

BAND MEMBERS

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ADAM PYKE

Bass

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MATT LONG

Guitarist and vocalist

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KEV HICKMAN

Drummer

 

ALBUM LAUNCH TOUR

The band are excited to be playing some great UK venues this year to launch the new album, due out shortly.

SPANISH TOUR UNDER WAY

The band are currently touring Spain  from 20 Jan to 3 Feb through our new Spanish agent Dwaves Events.  Great reception, great audiences - thank you Spain!

RUSSIAN SOLO TOUR

In September 2019, Matt completed his second solo tour of Russia

GREAT BRITISH ROCK AND BLUES FESTIVAL COLNE

Chuffed to bits to have been booked to play on one of the main stages on the Saturday night at this massive festival in August 2020

JOHN PEEL CENTRE

It was an honour to play in this great venue in Stowmarket named in honour of its local boy and legendary supporter of independent music of all types. 

BIG HOUSE BLUES BAR, DARWEN

Looking forward to returning to the excellent Big House Blues Bar in May 2020

 
 
 

CONTACT

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AGENTS

If you would like to book the band, please contact our agents or email fiona.long@btinternet.com.

UK (SOUTH AND MIDLANDS)

CRAZY COWBOY EVENTS

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UK (NORTH WEST)

FORGE AMP

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CZECH REPUBLIC

JIRI SVEDA

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INFORMATION FOR VENUES AND FESTIVALS

ELECTRONIC PRESS KIT (EPK)

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STAGE PLAN AND LINE LIST

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